Total Miles: 2000
Rider: Millard Gold; 18 years old, Computer Consultant, Non-Member.
Summary: I rode in a group of 10 traveling from Yorktown VA to Pueblo CO. The group I rode with was Bike-in group; Commercial Trip
How did ACA Help? Part of the orginal group in the summer of 76. Bikecential arrange the entire trip.
Health Issues: The bigest health problem was running over a chicken in the western part of Virginia which landed me face first in the road. I had some cuts and brusies that fellow rider patched up for me.
Motivation: A chance to see the country up close and in person after High school graduation.
Most Challenging Aspect:The mountains in the Western part of VA.
Favorite Experience: Seeing places people seldom visit by car and meeting interesting people along the way.
Least Favorite: Sleeping in an open air tent somewhere Missiori and about freezing to death.
Tips: Enjoy the ride and don't worry to much about the destination.
Date Entered: May, 2006
Photo by Dennis Coello