Total Miles: 11000
Rider: Christopher Hughes; 31 years old, Computer Programmer, Member United States
Summary: East Coast Bike Trail to Yorktown, TransAmerica Trail to Portland (Bikecentennial trip leader), followed Cascades/Sierras, east to Grand Canyon, south to Phoenix, west to San Diego, Pacific Coast to Los Altos Hills; Commercial Trip
How did ACA Help? TransAmerica portion was an official Bikecentennial group. (I was the leader.) Office provided planning help with the Cascades/Sierras part of the trip.
Health Issues: Nothing significant.
Motivation: Past experience bike touring. I wanted to do it again.
Most Challenging Aspect:Being trip leader was hard for me.
Favorite Experience: Biking through Yosemite.
Least Favorite: Losing group members.
Tips: Go for it - you won't regret it.
Date Entered: Oct, 2015
Photo by Dennis Coello