Last Day

I forgot to mention that we met Laura, a fellow rider at Goldies Retreat by the River. She’s a freelance writer on outdoor/nature topics.

We thanked Goldie for her hospitality and rolled on down the road…well not so quick. Stephen … Read the rest

Day 16: Echo

Natasha at the Elkhorn cafe in Chama said we would have to pay for bottled drinking water since the boiling restriction just ended yesterday. We also ate our breakfast on paper plates. My breakfast tacos were still delicious.

We rode … Read the rest

Day 15:

I noticed a woman in the “Higher Grounds Coffee Shop” wearing a ‘Goleta’ sweatshirt. Sure enough Betsy* graduated from Dos Pueblos High School. Another small world story.

We rode through all of town again on our way out of town. … Read the rest

Day 4: Relax Lance!

Highway 9 was a rude/busy wakening but we did meet fellow cyclist Richard, from Maryland who joined us for a nice breakfast at Sunshine Cafe. Richard is younger and fitter than us but he was impressed with our peleton of … Read the rest