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CYCLING THE 2ND HIGHEST MOUNTAIN RANGE IN THE WORLD: CORDILLERA BLANCA

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Having most of our gear stored in Huaraz, Mike and I headed off to tackle 263 km’s over 6 days around the beautiful Huascarán mountain (the highest mountain in Perú) for a total of 5,446 m in overall elevation gain over 3 passes with a maximum elevation of 4,982 m at the top of Punta ….  Read More

BIKING THE OLYMPIC PENINSULA AND THE WASHINGTON COAST

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Our departure from Canada was slow and slumbered as we made several day stops with family in Vancouver (Mark, Char and Lauren) and then once again a few days at a friend’s place (Carmen) in Victoria. We felt ourselves hanging on to the familiar and knowing we won’t actually see friends or family for a ….  Read More

AVALON SCHOOL OUTDOOR EDUCATION ASSIGMENT #1 RESPONSES AND ASSIGNMENT #2

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Hello Avalon School Outdoor Education Class!! Thanks guys for your responses. We’ll include them here with some feedback. PART ONE: FOOD STORAGE The response we got back regarding food storage was a little to be desired, here’s what the class came up with: To store your food when there are trees present, throw one half ….  Read More

BACK IN CANADA …

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October in Canada is getting rainy and cold. This time last year we had just crossed into Washington state and were cycling around the Olympic Peninsula. But wait a second, Canada … Questions you are probably wondering: – I thought you were in Honduras? – What are you doing back home? – Is the trip ….  Read More