Phil Kagebein's Journal

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California Is Pretty Hot Jul 31, 2017
Wyoming and Montana Were Pretty Cool Jul 21, 2017

Every day in Wyoming and Montana were a treat. We got to climb through the Grand Tetons, ride through Yellowstone, multiple national forests, and got to see some all around great views along the way. Read more…

South Dakota Was Pretty Terrible Jul 01, 2017

From the moment we crossed into South Dakota, until Pierre, there was nothing but flat grassland and cows as far as you could see. At least in Illinois there is some corn or trees to Read more…

Tailwinds of 20 mph All Day Are Pretty Cool Jun 23, 2017

Too bad they were headwinds. It made for a long day. Power ranking for the states gone through so far, excluding Pennsylvania and New Jersey as they were short lived: 1. New York 2. Wisconsin Read more…

Coming Home To Illinois Was Pretty Cool Jun 11, 2017

After the hype of the first few weeks had died down, riding into Champaign and Chicago was something to look forward to. Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois all essentially look the same, so it was nice Read more…

New York Was Pretty Cool May 30, 2017

We finally made it out of New York. It is incredible how different riding in Illinois is compared to everything east of Cleveland. Essentially it comes down the distinct lack of corn and land that Read more…