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July 29th, 2012 | Alaska

“The Prudhoe Bay Raid”… Our Journey so far…

Yesterday we made a 200 km round trip to the little town of Whittier on the Prince William Sound… From there we boarded a boat that took us on an 80 km trip to see several glaciers, and the wildlife in this part of the world… I will post the photographs we took during this […]

July 27th, 2012 | Alaska

South to Anchorage…

After spending a day on my own to rest my ankle and do some writing, I left Fairbanks this morning and rode down towards Denali National Park, to hook up with the Prudhoe Posse again… They had ridden the 200 km down there yesterday and had planned to camp out and wait for me to […]

July 24th, 2012 | Alaska

The Dalton Strikes Back…!!

The skies above Prudhoe Bay were mostly overcast, but streaked with blue when we left to ride back over the Brooks Range to Coldfoot… We knew it would take the best part of six hours to cover the 240 miles ahead… That was if the weather held…!! On the way up the day before, there […]

July 24th, 2012 | Alaska

Five Oceans…!!

Apart from riding on six continents, and visiting 100 countries or more, another of my goals was to swim (or at least wade…!!) in all five oceans… Today I was finally able to tick the 5th box marked, “Arctic Ocean”… But before we left the hotel, we had to keep a wary eye out for […]

July 23rd, 2012 | Alaska

Prudhoe Bay…!! We’ve Made it…!!

It has taken us two full days to reach the northern-most point in the Americas… The 568 miles (820 km) of Dalton Highway has taken us more than 15 hours to ride… If you’ve watched the program Ice-road Truckers, you will know that the Dalton Highway is no picnic…!! In the words of these truckers, […]

July 21st, 2012 | Alaska

Getting Ready for the Dalton Highway…

We arrived in Fairbanks today, under a thick grey cloud, and light drizzle… Not the weather we were hoping for…!! We have had wonderful weather all the way up here from Vancouver, and have ridden under bright blue skies and in warm sunshine for most of the time… On our ride today, we saw the […]