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//Stephanie//   The ride from Talkeetna to Fairbanks wasn’t too far by miles, but it was incredibly diverse in landscape! We were dancing with the storm on the way north, […]


//Stephanie//   The drive south of Anchorage to Homer was covered in clouds, a low-hanging roof of cool grey lighting and mystical shrouds for the top of the nearby peaks. […]


//Stephanie//   There were many times on this trip that people would look at us and say, “I bet you would like Talkeetna. It’s kind of hippy-dippy… you know, an […]


//Stephanie//   Our friends in Anchorage couldn’t have stoked us out more. We were surrounded by cuddly cats, a happy, tiny dog, and two wonderful chefs. Fresh seafood, curries, and […]

Day 27: Anchored in Anchorage

//Stephanie// I can hardly believe it’s been this long since we were in Victoria, the last time since a blog update… once you really learn to let go of life […]

Day 26: Wake Up and Ride

//Stephanie//   We woke up in the Tolsona Wilderness Campground this morning after falling asleep to the sound of the creek just feet away from our tent… then waking up […]

Day 25: We’re in Alaska!!!

//Stephanie//   I can’t believe it-we’re in Alaska! We actually rode our motorcycles into Alaska! This was something that we were telling our friends and family back home before we […]

Day 24: Summer Solstice, Sunset for Hours

//Stephanie// Well, today was the day of departure. The group was going it’s separate ways: Ray & Karen up the Klondike Highway, Kevin & Karen running errands and doing a […]

Day 20: Bear & Salmon Glacier, Stewart BC & Hyder AK

//Stephanie//   Well today we had some fun plans ahead of us. Bear and I realized that it was best to eat while moving, so that the mosquitoes couldn’t eat […]

Day 9, Day 10, Day 11: What day is it?

//Stephanie//   This is the first morning that I have the glory of sitting in front of a computer with every finger touching a keyboard. It feels foreign  and familiar, and I’m suddenly […]