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Cyclist in Mobile, Alabama


RIDE DETAIL
FIRST W/E TRANSAM 1976 -- Reedsport, OR to Yorktown, VA, May, 1976

Total Miles: 4300
Miles/Day: 89
Days Riding: 48
Group Size: 11
Bike: Touring
Flat Tires: 2

Load: Panniers
Load Weight: 45 Lbs.
Camping: 90%
Cooking: 90%
Cost/Day: $ 15
ACA Helped Me: Yes

Rider: Allen Rider; 22 years old, semi-retired, Non-Member United States Email

Summary: co leader of first fast w to east trans am.; Commercial Trip

How did ACA Help? Did an amazing job of dreaming big and creating the organization and trail!!

Motivation: always dreamed of riding coast to coast!

Most Challenging Aspect:assembling the resources..

Favorite Experience: a lot of great ones...riding up togwotee pass and enjoying the full moon, hotspring and cold madison river on a foggy, full moon night after riding 130 miles

Least Favorite: hunger, thirst??? mosquitos in Montana

Tips: just do it!


Date Entered: May, 2016

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