Monthly Archives: August 2010

The Summary


What an amazing trip. I’ve been trying to get the energy to finish this trip’s blog since I got home just over a week ago. I’m finding that it’s much harder to produce at home than it is on the … Continue reading

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Massena, NY to Milwaukee – IRON BUTT


Well, the last morning of my trip started as the clusterfuck from hell.  I woke up in that dump of a hotel in that dump of a town just wanting to get out.  I was waffling between a couple different … Continue reading

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Saint-Andre to uh, Massena? Yikes.


Started the day with a phenomenal ride along the St. Laurent. It was not the overwhelming beauty of the wilds of the northeast, but instead an intensely sun-drenched landscape soaked in nature’s exuberant hues. Deep, deep golds and bright greens … Continue reading

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Back from the Edge – Gaspesie Peninsual to Saint-Andre


I think it all started last night with the decision to continue on and find a place to stay on the point of the edge of the world. I very nearly cut across the peninsula due to time and exhaustion, … Continue reading

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From Murray Bay to The End of the Road


Epic day! I’ll try to start from the beginning – last night. I have to say, I started out a bit worried – I’m not used to full-time housekeepers, and I’m wondering how I can possibly fit into this scene. … Continue reading

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Quebec City to Malbai


Short post after a very short ride today.  I considered making it to the ferry this afternoon another 50 k away, but instead I’m staying over at a friend’s brother’s cottage in Malbai.  It’s pretty much wildly beautiful with a … Continue reading

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Quebec City – Une ville incroyablement belle


Bonjour, c’est va?  Getting this out a bit late today.  Had a great day yesterday, but I think all the late nights and long days caught up to me today as I was a little tired.  Sorta tired and low … Continue reading

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