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Day 11 and 12 – Palm Springs, CA to Newport Beach,CA

Distance: 320 miles (514 kilometers)
Low temp: 19 celcius (top of the mountains – palms/pines Hwy)
High temp: 30 celcius (Palm Springs)
Time on bike: 8:00 – 5:00

Today was the type of ride that makes the wait for repairs worth it. I planned out routes based on recommendations from people online and a bit of…

Day 14 – Newport, Or to Coos Bay, Or

Distance: 332.8 miles / 535.6 Kilometres
Temperature: Low 12 (along the coast – beg./end of day) / High 28 (inland)
Riding Time: 8:30am – 5:30pm

Wow! What an incredible day of riding. A bit of sight-seeing at the beginning of the day but the rest of the day was lonely, and very twisty, side roads. I…

Day 13 – Vancouver, Wa to Newport, Or

Distance: 185 miles / 298 kilometres
Temperature: Low 12 (Cape Meares) / High 16 (Sandlake)
Riding Time: 8:45am – 2:00 pm

After chatting with Tim last night about routes and pouring over a map I still wasn’t able to make up my mind as to where to go. I decided to move back towards…