1/2 Gallon Challenge!!!

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Today also marks our halfway point on the trail. Matt wants to keep up the tradition from thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail, where you must challenge yourself to eat a half gallon of ice cream at the 1/2 way point. The … Continued

Day 54 Cascade, IA 0 miles

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Today was an impromptu 0 day. We ordered a new tire for Matt that we would be able to pick up tomorrow and got to spend the whole day with Kathy. Kathy drives back to Florida tomorrow and has been … Continued

Day 53 Marquette to Cascade IA 62 miles

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Today we decided to create our own route south through Iowa. We had heard from a few West-bounders that the roads were pretty bad with limited shoulders, and a little construction with detours.  Instead, of following the Northern Tier route, … Continued