The Illini 4000's Journal

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Day 70: Brown Bear Brown Bear what do you see? Jul 28, 2018

Today the team rode 84 miles from Crescent City to Eureka, California. Today was one of the most beautiful rides we have had thus far. We went on and off highway 101 where we got Read more…

Day 69: Golden state of mind Jul 28, 2018

Today the team rode 85 miles from Grants Pass, Oregon to Crescent City, California! We made it to California‚Ķ it still feels surreal to say it. We got from New York to California via bike, Read more…

Day 66/67: Darth Vader took over Crater Lake Jul 25, 2018

The blogs have been suffering recently due to all the camping we have been doing with no service. Because of this I am doing a combined blog for yesterday and today. Yesterday the team rode Read more…

Day 66: Gilchrist is haunted Jul 23, 2018

Today the team rode 50 miles from Bend to Gilchrist, Oregon. The day started out interesting when the path we needed to take turned out to be completely gravely and sandy. We ended up getting Read more…

Day 65: Rest day, Hooray! Jul 22, 2018

Today was our rest day in Bend, Oregon. One group spent a large portion of the day hiking. They got to see some amazing views ( check Instagram) and got to be at 9,000 feet Read more…

Day 64: Just around the river Bend Jul 22, 2018

Today the team rode 90 miles from Paulina to Bend, Oregon. It was a very long day with lots of climbing but the team did very well and all the groups were in before 5 Read more…