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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…

Day 7 – Valdez, AK to Homer, AK

Distance: 186 miles (300 kilometers)
Time on Bike: 1:45pm to 6:00pm
Temps: High (20 Soldotna / 10 celcius – Valdez,AK)

The hotel I picked yesterday turned out to be quite nice. Kind of a mid-level hotel which was nicely furnished. One draw back – paper thin walls. The couple next door began watching TV at about…