Category Archives: Montana

TABR16- Day 8

After a disappointing day 7, I woke at the Driftwater Resort to my alarm at 4:00AM with renewed vigor. Day 8 would be a much better day and I was going to make it happen! I gathered everything and hit … Continue reading

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TABR16- Day 7

I had arrived at Twin Bridges the night before a little after 9:30PM, right at dark. Upon further inspection, I had no food left so I went to bed hungry. I set my alarm for 4AM with the intent on … Continue reading

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TABR16- Day 6

When my alarm went off at 4AM, after 5 hours of sleep, I can’t say that I was real motivated to get moving. When just a few minutes later I heard a door in the hallway shut quietly and the … Continue reading

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TABR16- Day 5

The dawn of day 5 came way too early for me. I ended up sleeping later than I wanted, but I was zonked and needed some rest. I got up, gathered my things, ate as much as I could from … Continue reading

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TABR15- Day 9- West Yellowstone to Hatchet Resort

I woke up groggy to the sound of my alarm. It was late (about 10AM), but after the near 200 miles the day before that ended after 3AM, I was still tired. Scott and I kitted-up, packed our things and … Continue reading

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TABR15- Day 8- Big Hole Pass to West Yellowstone

Dreaming that I was dreaming, I was lying at home in my bed, dreaming of sleeping under the stars on a pass in Montana. As I started to wake, I realized that I wasn’t in my bed, but actually near … Continue reading

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TABR15- Day 7- Lolo, MT to Big Hole Pass

Have you ever been woken up badly? I don’t mean someone shaking you awake or a loud noise. I mean something a bit more shocking that just rocks your world and strips away everything that keeps others from seeing the … Continue reading

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TABR15- Day 6- Grangeville, ID to Lolo, MT

My first shower and first real bed of the race had an amazing affect on my mind, body and spirit. When my alarm went off at 6AM, the short five hours of sleep weren’t enough, but I felt a bit … Continue reading

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Old Faithful

This morning was a maintenance morning. My back tire was so worn that it had a flat spot about a half inch wide down the middle of it and I had been babying it for two days, so I pulled … Continue reading

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Mind over matter

I stayed in bed a little later this morning and hit the road just a bit later to let it warm up a little. I then planned on riding later in the day. I must say that I like this … Continue reading

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