October, 2014

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Happy Halloween

I wasn’t sure what was in store for me today, but the one thing I did know was that I would be having eggs for breakfast. I know, not exactly earth shattering news. But these would be eggs cooked by me on my Trangia stove. After four months on theRead More…


A Good Day To Fly Hard

One of the things I was looking forward to today was being able to leave my tent set up. It doesn’t sound like much but the reality is I kind of enjoy being in my tent and having a “permanent” home base for a few days is going to beRead More…


What Is Your Quest?

De Leon Springs, FL to Groveland, FL

This morning began much like last night ended with me resting comfortably in my tent. Normally, that wouldn’t be worth reporting but with a bear roaming the area you never really know. Fortunately, my bear sightings were limited to just one. I’m happy to report that the presence of aRead More…


Sand Is Overrated. It’s Just Tiny, Little Rocks.

St. Augustine, FL to De Leon Springs, FL

With my day of rest behind me, today was a return to my bike to resume my quest. I did most of my preparations last night so that I could get an early start without making too much noise – as expected, the hostel was pretty quiet at 7:00. JustRead More…


St. Augustine By Foot

Despite my apparent reluctance to take a day off, today I did just that. After twelve consecutive days of cycling covering a little over 1,100 km, today I went nowhere. Well, nowhere on my bike anyway. Instead, I took to the sidewalks of St. Augustine to see what I couldRead More…


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