Monthly Archives: June 2008

Day 15: Idaho Falls ID to Jackson WY

Distance: 89 Miles Climbing: 5500 Feet We crossed into Wyoming today, and rode into the Teton Range. We left Idaho Falls at dawn, and started out on a nice easy ride for the first 45 miles. As we approached the … Continue reading

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Day 14: Blackfoot to Idaho Falls ID

Distance: 34 Miles Climbing: 551 Feet This was the shortest ride of the trip, and should have been really easy, in theory. That’s probably why it was a hard ride. We did see a herd of domestic elk, and a … Continue reading

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Day 13: Heyburn to Blackfoot ID

Distance: 109 Miles Climbing: 2100 Feet That wonderful tailwind from the last three days decided to play somewhere else, and we had a light headwind for a long flat century. It felt like a gale by comparison. Lots of varied … Continue reading

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Day 12: Twin Falls to Burley ID

Distance: 43 miles Cilmbing: 1500 Feet Today was very relaxed. We slept in, had a nice breakfast, and left for our 38 mile ride at 8:45am. On the way we stopped at Shoshone Falls. That’s the divot in the profile. … Continue reading

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Day 11: Mountain Home to Twin Falls ID

Distance: 97 Miles Climbing: 3000 Feet Today we started early, and saw our fist sunrise on the road. The route was long but fairly flat, with a tailwind that built all through the morning. The result was our fastest century … Continue reading

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Day 10: Boise to Mountain Home ID

Distance: 50 Miles Climbing: 1300 Feet Our ride today was a very quick 50 miler. It had to be the easiest 50 miles we’ve ever done. There were at least 30 miles on I84, so more practice riding on nice … Continue reading

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Day 9: Boise ID

Today is our first rest day, which means we’ll head out for a leisurely 15 mile flat spin this afternoon to keep our legs loose. Or at least make an attempt at it.  No pictures today. Ride profile very table … Continue reading

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