Category Archives: Kansas

TABR16- Day 16

Sleeping in my bivy behind the Toronto United Methodist Church, I was awoken by something on the ground near me, rooting around. Coming out of sleep, I first thought it was someone, then realized it was someTHING and my brain … Continue reading

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TABR16- Day 15

When I went to bed in Larned, the stage was set for a stormy evening. I set my alarm to leave in the night, but when I woke, the storm was still getting after it pretty good. I rolled over … Continue reading

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TABR16- Day 14

As always, the alarm came way too early, but the desire to have a great day overcame the magnet that seemed to hold my head to any horizontal surface. All the bad things usually take place in the afternoons and … Continue reading

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TABR16- Day 13

I woke to my alarm after 3 hours of sleep on a gravel pile in Eastern Colorado. I was hungry and cold, but anxious to get the day going. I had made good strides the day before and needed to … Continue reading

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I might be mistaken

Today was filled with a bunch of miscalculations. I certainly need to be more careful. It started last night actually. I am in need of new tires, a couple tubes, a new patch kit, some handle bar wrap tape and … Continue reading

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A great day

I was thinking this morning of how it seems I write the same boring things day in and day out. So sorry for those of you who might be looking for something interesting. I guess the facts are that I … Continue reading

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Eureka!!!

I had a great nights sleep and woke up late again. After breakfast and gathering my things, once again it was almost 10:00 before I got on the road. Oh well. The whole morning was a slog. Lots of wind … Continue reading

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An Oreo kind of day

Today started out a bit lazy. I slept in after 8:00 and didn’t get too excited about hitting the road. After breakfast and a gas station stop, I finally left town just a little before 10:00. The whole day kind … Continue reading

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Bitesize pieces

What started out as a planned “epic” day turned into, well, just a day. My plan was to get up early and hit the road. I guess I’m getting tired cause I just didn’t want to get up. When the … Continue reading

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A rest day… sorta

After such a long hard day yesterday, I chose to reward myself with sleeping in. Daddy likes!  I didn’t get up until after 8:00 and after eating a hardy breakfast, I finally hit the road at 10:15. It was nice … Continue reading

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