Tailwinds & headwinds

Day 4, July 18: 65.2 miles, total miles: 205.3 - bike on regional trail, city streets, and rural roads Parks, Trails, & Places of Significance: Palouse to Cascades State Park Trail, Thorp Fruit Stand (local nectarines!), Manastash Ridge, Irene Rinehart Riverfront Park, Ellensburg Fred Myer (source of cold, delicious watermelon!) Today we biked from Cle Elum to … Continue reading Tailwinds & headwinds

Narrows lingering, slickrock admiring, and finishing logistics

Our last full day on the Hayduke, but we didn't know that when we woke this morning. We started our day with a walk down The Barracks, a classic canyoneering route in Zion's backcountry. Towering walls of sculpted Navajo sandstone, hanging gardens of monkey flower and fern, canyon wrens trilling, side canyons wafting breezes with … Continue reading Narrows lingering, slickrock admiring, and finishing logistics