Total Miles: 1800
Rider: Steve French; 17 years old, Engineeering Manager, Non-Member.
Summary: TransAmerica Trail for Bikecentennial from Colorado to Virginia; Commercial Trip
How did ACA Help? BikeCentennial maps and tour leader
Health Issues: Head injury due to fall without my helmet on
Motivation: US Bicentennial and graduation from high school
Most Challenging Aspect:100+ mile days in Kansas with nothing to see but wheat fields and Great Smoky mountain climbs
Favorite Experience: The whole thing
Least Favorite: Anti-bike jerks in Kentucky
Tips: Before you die, ride across the USA. The scenery was beautiful and everyone I met was great!
Date Entered: Nov, 2006
Photo by Dennis Coello