Anchor Bay/Gualala to Bodega Bay: 52.7 miles and 3,242 feet

Today the road and terrain becomes familiar. We have ridden this stretch of Highway 1 many times and it feels like we are home. We have ridden this on our road bikes not the pack bikes and it's difficult to hold back. We want to, or at least I do, Erika is more civilized, to …

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5/13 Orick to Eureka, CA: 51.2 miles and 1,843 feet

In 1990 Erika was working as an Electrical Engineer and she decided to go back to Graduate School in microbiology. She needed the science course work in Microbiology before she could apply to a Ph.D program and she spent two years at Humbolt State University taking undergraduate course work in microbiology. Coming back to Humbolt …

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5/9 Port Orford to Brookings: 60.1 miles and 3,329 ft

Sad to say goodbye to Port Orford. It's a small port town with stunning views from the beacj Turns out my High School friend and basketball team mate Karen Morrison's family owned a hotel in Port Orford and as a child she spent her summers here. Also we learned that Erika's aunt Irene's husband Gene's …

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