Kristen Tully's Journal

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We did it! Aug 06, 2009

I just wanted to make one last entry to thank everyone for their loyal support to the Illini 4000. This trip truly would not be possible without the support of our stayovers, friends, families, and Read more…

Washington & Finally Oregon! Aug 01, 2009

Merry X-Mas in July! To celebrate X-mas we had a Secret Santa, which was really hilarious and fun. Matt Harlan had me as a secret santa, and he drew me an awesome picture to frame Read more…

Naked Idaho Jul 23, 2009

The ride from Missoula was awesome. We went over Lolo Pass around mile 40, and the rest of the ride was downhill. Also at mile 40 we hit the Idaho border, where we continued the Read more…

Missoula Jul 21, 2009

We’ve made it to our rest day in Missoula, Montana-and we head to Idaho tomorrow. Montana was a lot of fun because we continued the tradition of Mustache Montana. Most the guys shaved their beards, Read more…

Yellowstone Jul 17, 2009

The ride into Yellowstone was a lot harder than I had anticipated. I had hoped to get into Yellowstone early to do some hiking, but we didn’t end up getting in until 8pm. We had Read more…

18 mile climb Jul 13, 2009

The day we had all been waiting for has come and gone. The ride through the Big Horns was an 18 mile climb and then another 18 mile downhill. I had anticipated the climb to Read more…