Tag: cold

Day 9 – Talkeetna, AK to Denali National Park to Fairbanks, AK

Distance: 270 miles / 435 kilometers
Time on bike: 9:00am – 4:30pm
Temps: Low of 5 celcius (Denali National Park)/ High of 15 (Fairbanks)

When I got up this morning I figured for sure it had stopped raining. Nope. Still going. After I packed up the ‘packing gods’ smiled down on me and gave me about…

Day 8 – Homer, AK to Talkeetna, AK

Distance: 368 miles / 592 kilometers
Time on bike: 9:30am – 6:00 pm
Temp: Nasty cold, rainy – 8-10 celcius all day

Well, right from the get-go this morning it was a challenging day. It was drizzling rain when I put all the gear back on the bike. Then about 10 minutes into the ride it…

quick, cold ride…

made an attempt at a mountain ride today. the weather promised to be sunny and around 13 celcius. unfortunately, that was not the case. it was bloody cold and windy.

i’d planned to go riding with a few students from my motorcycle training class. their first ride on the highway, stop for lunch, chat, then return…