26Jan

Utah! Famous of its spectacular landscapes and rock formations, stunning national parks and the majority of its population being Mormon, was the third state we visited in the US. Yes, it was dry and almost as hot as Nevada. But in Utah at least we could find shadow to hide during the hottest hours. We […]Continue Reading

23Jan

We tried finding small gravel roads in Nevada, but due to a very sparse population, military bases hidden between long mountain ranges and natural reserves, we were forced to stick to the paved ones. Long, hot and straight, bitumen roads. The traffic on some roads was almost non existing, so we had them all to […]Continue Reading

22Jan

We said “goodbye” to the sunny state of California and were welcomed by an even sunnier and dryer Nevada. Famous for its empty, open space, lack of vegetation, gambling capital Las Vegas and hidden military bases, the state of Nevada sounded to us like a place worth visiting. We like deserts – their cleanness, lack […]Continue Reading

20Jan

We rolled down from the mountains of Yosemite National Park into barren, vast plains, with some dry hills glimpsing far on the horizon. We decided to have a bit of a re-hydration brake on one of the gas stations, where we met our first fellow cyclist – GW from Alaska, who had been cycling across […]Continue Reading

09Jan

With not much time to spare, we said a brief “goodbye” to the city of San Francisco and slowly rolled towards the Yosemite National Park. We thought that if we leave the city early enough, we will be out of the urban area by the evening. Wrong. We saw our first forest after 2 stressful […]Continue Reading