Tag Archives: Biking

Newfoundland – Day 1 – Port Aux Basques to Stephenville

I arrived in Port aux Basques last night via the 6 hour ferry from Sydney, Nova Scotia. Here’s a short video of me leaving Port aux Basques this morning in thick fog: Moose hunting season started on September 12. The … Continue reading

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Montreal, Quebec City, and 9 – 10 days to Sydney, NS!

I’m in a diner grabbing a coffee and a bite before heading out for the long haul. I’ve done 25km this morning getting out of Quebec City proper, and I’m heading north before going south east to New Brunswick. Quebec … Continue reading

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Made it to Toronto!

I rode from Orangeville to Toronto yesterday. I didn’t realize the sheer number of highways going into Toronto – after getting into Chicago without any trouble along 2 and 4 lane highways, I thought Toronto would have similar roads. I … Continue reading

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Back in Canada, Mennonites & the FamJam

I arrived back in Canada on August 22nd from port Huron – the toll collectors on the U.S. Side put me and my bike in a truck and we drove over the bridge to the Canadian border. It was quick … Continue reading

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The last couple days in the States

I’ve gone about 200km since Chicago (70km yesterday and 130km today), and it’s nice to get back to smaller towns and country highways. I’m going up the east side of Lake Michigan and it’s gorgeous here. I’m staying at the … Continue reading

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Leaving Chicago!l

It’s 930 am and I’m departing Chicago this morning towards Grand Rapids in Michigan. Chicago is a great city – good food, interesting architecture; my neighbourhood consists of 3-storey red brick apartment buildings – it’s a bit like San Francisco, … Continue reading

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Susan made it back to North Vancouver!

After riding 14 hours and 220km yesterday Susan (my travelling companion as far as Calgary) arrived¬†back safe and sound in North Vancouver late last night (July 31st). ¬†Well done!   I arrived in Winnipeg yesterday afternoon – with plenty of … Continue reading

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