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Month: July 2017

Day 29 – Wawa to Batchawana Bay (Wade)

What do you get when you take an extrovert (Nate) and an introvert (me), and stick them together for 30 days? A really bored extrovert, LOL. Now, add another extrovert going the same way to the same destination: pure bliss all-around! We met up with a cyclist named Andy from the UK about 70km into…
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Day 28: White River to Wawa (10/10 Kind of Day)

Day 28: White River to Wawa (10/10 Kind Of Day) 3670km to 3767km (97km) Suggested Listening: Oh Wonder – High On Humans (I know I’ve already suggested this song earlier in the blog but 1) it’s amazing and 2) I had some pretty incredible experience with some beautiful humans today) With only 97km planned for…
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Day 28 – White River to Wawa (Wade)

Something interesting about this trip is that it rarely seems Nate and I are “feeling it” on the same day. Some days Nate is crushing it and I’m struggling, and somedays vice versa (mostly the former). Today we had a sleep-in, a good breakfast, and then got started. For whatever reason today I was not…
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Day 27: Terrace Bay to White River (Young and Naïve)

Day 27: Terrace Bay to White River (Young and Naïve) 3505km to 3670 (165km) Suggested Listening: Don’t Put It In Your Mouth Commericial (in reference to Monster Energy Drink) Arkells – Drake’s Dad Waking up at 6am with the intention of doing 160km we both very slowly got ready. Knowing it was going to be…
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Day 27 – Terrace Bay to White River (Wade)

So we began our morning in beautiful Terrace Bay at 11 degrees and a cold wind blowing off Lake Superior. It was pretty dang cold. We weren’t sure where we were going to end up, Dunc Lake or 40km further at White River. However, early into the ride we saw a sign with Winnie the…
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Day 26: Nipigon to Terrace Bay (Riding the Northshore)

Day 26: Nipigon to Terrace Bay (Riding the Northshore) 3398km to 3505km (107km) Suggested Listening: Tegan and Sara – Northshore With plans to get up at 8am and start getting ready I woke just before than to see Wade had already gone it for a walk and got himself a coffee. It was around 8:45am…
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Day 26 – Single Digits, Baby!!! (Wade)

Another day, another milestone. Okay maybe not a real milestone, but a big deal for us: we are down to single digits in terms of riding days left! Nathan also tells me we are now over 3,500km cycled for the trip so far! Today we went from Nipigon to Terrace Bay and I have to…
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Day 25: Thunder Bay to Nipigon (It Could Be Worse… I Guess)

Day 25: Thunder Bay to Nipigon (It Could Be Worse… I Guess) 3286km to 3398km (112km) Suggested Listening: Stars – A Stranger ( I can’t find a link so check it out on Spotify or Google Play) Stars – Fluorescent Light Starting the day off with a good breakfast and some great conversation with Blair…
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Day 25 – The Journey Along Superior Begins (Wade)

Leaving Thunder Bay this morning we passed the Terry Fox Monument and shortly after that we passed the spot where he ended his Marathon of Hope. It would have been a fantastic symbol for determination and dedication, but sadly it coincided with beginning of the stretch of road (between Thunder Bay and Sault She. Marie…
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Day 24: English River to Thunder Bay (I’ve Died And Gone To Heaven)

Day 24: English River to Thunder Bay (I’ve Died And Gone To Heaven) 3111km to 3286km (175km) Suggesting Listening: Craig Cardiff – Heaven With a long day of 175km ahead of us we left the English River Inn before the continental breakfast was served at 7am. I nearly forgot my cycling gloves and just as…
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