U.S. & South America by Bike

a trip by Ken and Fi Morton
From: July 17th 2015
Until: December 31st 2015

This journal will chronicle our mishaps and generally poor decision-making during our bicycle expedtion from Whitefish, Montana, to Southern California, and then from Sucre, Bolivia into Western Argentina. For the North American leg, we plan to ride down the Great Divide Mountain Bike Route as far as Hartsell, Colorado, then veer southwest towards San Diego. From There, we pln to fly to Bolivia and continue riding. We figure this will be about 5,000 miles in total. Or we may just throw in the towel after a few days, leave our bikes on the side of the road, and buy plane tickets to Tahiti... actually, I'm not sure why we aren't doing that in the first place.
Trip Length: 5 ½ months
Blog Entries: 15
Photos: 223
Words: 13390

Blog Entries

Date Blog Title Location
July 21st 2015 Getting Here and Getting Started North America » United States » Montana » Whitefish
July 26th 2015 Bigfork to Lincoln, Montana North America » United States » Montana
August 4th 2015 Lincoln to Lima, Montana North America » United States
August 11th 2015 Lima, MT through Idaho, into the Tetons and Wind River Range, Wyoming North America » United States
August 20th 2015 Central & Southern WY to Steamboat Springs, Colorado North America » United States » Colorado
August 24th 2015 Steamboat Springs to Silverthorne, Colorado North America » United States » Colorado » Silverthorne
August 28th 2015 Silverthorne to Salida, Colorado North America » United States » Colorado » Salida
September 5th 2015 Salida, Colorado to Chama, New Mexico North America » United States » New Mexico » Chama
September 19th 2015 Chama to Silver City, NM (via Pie Town) North America » United States » New Mexico » Silver City
October 2nd 2015 Silver City to Palomas, Mexico... then to Las Cruces, NM North America » United States » New Mexico » Columbus
October 7th 2015 Onwards to South America (Santiago, Chile) South America » Chile » Santiago Region » Santiago
October 20th 2015 Chillan to Pucon, Chile South America » Chile » Araucanía » Pucón
October 31st 2015 Pucon, Chile to Calingasta, Argentina via Mendoza South America
November 20th 2015 Calingasta to Salta, Argentina (730 miles) South America » Argentina » Salta » Salta
December 9th 2015 Salta to La Paz, Bolivia (end of the line) South America » Bolivia » La Paz Department » La Paz
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