Day 15 Libby Dam to Eureka

7/2/17 Day 15 Libby Dam (Dunn Creek) to Eureka Miles: 56.4. Total Miles 747.7 Elevation – don’t know, my Garmin gizmo ran out of juice.  BUT it was A LOT of up (and down). Out of the campground at 7:30am with an immediate 3 mile climb up to Libby Dam. We fulfilled our tourist responsibility […]

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Day 14. Two Rivers to Libby

7/1/17 Day 14 Two Rivers RV Park to Libby Dam (Dunn Creek) Miles: 68.1. Total Miles: 691.3 After a breakfast of canned peaches, bananas, granola, and coffee, we packed up and were on the road by 7:30am. An early start is key to beating the heat. We immediately left HWY 200 and turned north up […]

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Ride C2C Day 13 Sandpoint (Idaho) to Two Rivers Campground (Montana)

6/30/17 Day 13. Sandpoint, Idaho to Two Rivers RV park, Montana Miles:  47.9 Total Miles: 623.2 Elevation Gain:  1594  Total Elevation: 23,457.3 Time to roll – busy highway, quiet backroads, 2 surprising bakeries, and back to camping. We ate our scratch baked muffins and bid farewell to Sheldon at the K2Motel and were on the […]

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Ride C2C Day 12. Sandpoint Idaho rest day

6/29/17. Day 12. Sandpoint Idaho rest day Miles: Ride about town Today was a relaxing day of a few errands and simply enjoying Sandpoint Idaho. It’s a sweet town with plenty of good eateries, a great beach, and cool vibe.  There’s a bunch of pictures at the end… Here’s what we did yesterday: 1. Lunch […]

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Ride C2C Day 11 Priest River to Sandpoint

6/28/17 Day 11 Priest River to Sandpoint Miles: 29.7. Total Miles: 575.3 Summary: Lazy start, broken stove, going “off map” was worth it, our motel in Sandpoint is the best. We have a lazy start to the day since we knew had “short” miles today. We invite Owen over for a cup of coffee and […]

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Ride C2C Day 10 Ione to Priest River

6/27/17. Day 10. Ione to Priest River Miles: 64.4 (that’s about 10 miles more than we thought). Total Miles 545.6 Elevation gain: 1745.4 ft. Total Elevation: 21,863.3 Break Camp: 8:00am – Make Camp: 5:00pm This was intended to be an “easy” day, riding a fairly quiet road along the Pend Oreille River until we get […]

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Ride C2C Day 9 Kettle Falls to Ione

6/26/17 Day 9 Kettle Falls to Ione Miles: 58.7. Total Miles: 481.2 Break Camp: 7:00am – Make RV Camp at 3:20pm Elevation Gain: 3287 feet (this was supposed to be an “easy” day) Total Trip Elevation: 18,900 feet – about It’s a day of miscalculated miles, underestimated climbs, and unanticipated heat. We have a big […]

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Ride C2C Day 8 Republic to Kettle Falls

6/25/17 Day 8. Republic to Kettle Falls Miles: 53. Total Miles: 422.5 miles Elevation Gain: 3360 ft. A treat for breakfast, earliest start yet, “Grade Steepens” = 18 mile climb, longest coast EVER, campspot with a million dollar view. We woke at 5 am to get an early start – it was too darn hot […]

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Ride C2C Day 7 Riverside to Republic

6/25/17. Day 7 Riverside to Republic Miles: 58. Total Miles: 316.5 miles Elevation Gain: 3300 ft. Temperature: 90’s + Break Camp: 8:15am – arrive Republic around 4pm First 17 miles a moderate climb then 25 miles all up in 90+ degree, no shade. Downhill (mostly) for the final 16 miles. And…the LOVE tub. We leave […]

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Ride C2C Day 6 Riverside Layover Day

6/24/17. Day 6 Riverside layover day Miles: 0. Total Miles: 258.5 Legs are tired, tent site is good (with amenities), and our bottoms need a rest.  We get a great surprise from a new friend. Yes, even seasoned cyclists need to give their bums a break. We had all the conveniences we needed here at […]

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