Day 15 – Mattawa Hills

I anticipated a demanding day today, even though it would be 50 km shorter than the day before. There were multiple reasons. There was no tail wind. We would have

Day 14 – Riding the Thin White Line

Today the roads were the exact opposite of yesterday’s. For almost the entire distance they were smooth and without cracks. I couldn’t believe it. We frequently ride on the white

Day 13 – Bad Roads, Good People

I said to Timo yesterday that today was going to be an easy ride because it was so short, only 100 km. I was wrong. We had the roughest roads

Day 12 – Helping and being Helped

Today was the beginning of the second half of our cycling. It is hard to believe that in 8 days it will all be over!  Timo and I stopped in

Day 11 – Home away from Home

I am overwhelmed by the hospitality that is shown to us by so many strangers. Carol made breakfast for us then drove us to church. Where we were warmly welcomed

Day 10 – Beaches, Beaches and more Beaches

The east shore of Lake Superior has tons of beaches – many beautiful spots to stop and take a dip. I didn’t but Alain and Timo did. Here are few

Day 9 – Easy Start, Harder Finish

Today’s cycling was the opposite of Day 8. We started with a fairly strong tail wind which pushed us along sometimes over 40km/hr on the flats. Later in the day

Day 8 – Hard Start, Easier Finish

The day started hard because we had some decent hills between Terrace Bay and Marathon. Here’s a view looking back at one of the hardest climbs (and it started close

Day 7 – Special People & Special Sights along the way

We had a gorgeous, sunny day to ride. The first half of the ride was fairly uneventful but things really picked up in the afternoon. For rode over the Nipigon Bridge,

Day 6 – Meet the Patrons & Meet the Kids

Paul and Gaye got up very early to send us off with a hearty breakfast of bacon, eggs and cinnamon buns. Because we had a meet and greet in Thunder