Four Legs on the Slow Road - CycleBlaze

Four Legs on the Slow Road

Cycling, volunteering, and refusing to grow up

By Jeff Arnim & Kristen Arnim
6,613 miles (10,643 km) over 192 days between Aug. 27, 2014 and Mar. 6, 2015

Before We Go

To the Road heart 4
The Unwinding heart 7
My American Dream heart 3
Team Hawthorne heart 1
A Modest Plan heart 2
I Built Her a Bike heart 1
I Did Not Build Myself a Bike heart 2

U.S. / Oregon

Day 1: Portland, OR to Willamette Mission State Park heart 8
Day 2: Willamette Mission State Park to near Independence, OR heart 3
Day 3: Near Independence, OR to near Corvallis, OR heart 8
Day 4: Near Corvallis, OR to Eugene, OR heart 3
Day 5: Eugene, OR to near Vida, OR heart 3
Day 6: Near Vida, OR to Willamette National Forest heart 5
Day 7: Willamette National Forest to Sisters, OR heart 7
Day 8: Sisters, OR heart 1
Day 9: Sisters, OR to Deschutes National Forest heart 8
Day 10: Deschutes National Forest to Deschutes National Forest heart 0
Day 11: Deschutes National Forest to Fremont National Forest heart 0
Day 12: Fremont National Forest to Winema National Forest heart 0

U.S. / California

Day 13: Winema National Forest to Modoc National Forest heart 0
Day 14: Modoc National Forest to Modoc National Forest heart 0
Day 15: Modoc National Forest to Lassen National Forest heart 0
Day 16: Lassen National Forest to Lassen National Forest heart 0
Day 17: Lassen National Forest to Chico, CA heart 0
Day 18: Chico, CA to near Colusa, CA heart 0
Day 19: Near Colusa, CA to Davis, CA heart 0
Day 20: Davis, CA to Vallejo, CA heart 0
Day 21: Vallejo, CA to the Marin Headlands heart 0
Day 22: The Marin Headlands to Hollister, CA heart 0
Day 23: Hollister, CA to Pinnacles National Park heart 0
Day 24: Pinnacles National Park to King City, CA heart 1
Day 25: King City, CA to Los Padres National Forest heart 0
Day 26: Los Padres National Forest to San Simeon State Park heart 0
Day 27: San Simeon State Park to Morro Bay State Park heart 0
Day 28: Morro Bay State Park to Oceano, CA heart 0
Day 29: Oceano, CA to Lompoc, CA heart 0
Day 30: Lompoc, CA to Carpinteria State Beach heart 0
Day 31: Carpinteria State Beach to Leo Carrillo State Park heart 0
Day 32: Leo Carrillo State Beach to Rancho Palos Verdes, CA heart 0
Days 33-39: Rancho Palos Verdes, CA & Seattle, WA heart 0

New Zealand / North Island

Days 40-41: Rancho Palos Verdes, CA to 35,000 feet above the Pacific Ocean heart 0
Day 42: 35,000 feet above the Pacific Ocean to Auckland, NZ heart 0
Day 43: Auckland, NZ heart 0
Day 44: Auckland, NZ heart 0
Day 45: Auckland, NZ to Pukekawa, NZ heart 0
Day 46: Pukekawa, NZ to Morrinsville, NZ heart 0
Day 47: Morrinsville, NZ to near Matamata, NZ heart 0
Day 48: Near Matamata, NZ to Arohena Campground heart 0
Day 49: Arohena Campground to Ngaherenga Campground heart 0
Day 50: Ngaherenga Campground to Ongarue, NZ heart 0
Day 51: Ongarue, NZ to Taumarunui, NZ heart 0
Day 52: Taumarunui, NZ to near Tahora, NZ heart 0
Day 53: Near Tahora, NZ heart 0
Day 54: Near Tahora, NZ to Stratford, NZ heart 0
Day 55: Stratford, NZ to Wanganui, NZ heart 0
Day 56: Wanganui, NZ to near Turakina, NZ heart 0
Day 57: Near Turakina, NZ to Palmerston North, NZ heart 0

New Zealand / South Island

Day 58: Palmerston North, NZ to Koromiko, NZ heart 0
Day 59: Koromiko, NZ to Onamalutu Campground heart 0
Day 60: Onamalutu Campground to Pelorus Bridge Campground heart 0
Day 61: Pelorus Bridge Campground to Nelson, NZ heart 0
Day 62: Nelson, NZ heart 0
Day 63: Nelson, NZ to Motueka, NZ heart 0
Day 64: Motueka, NZ to near Tadmor, NZ heart 0
Day 65: Near Tadmor, NZ to Murchison, NZ heart 1
Day 66: Murchison, NZ heart 0
Day 67: Murchison, NZ to Slab Hut Creek Campground heart 0
Day 68: Slab Hut Creek Campground to Greymouth, NZ heart 0
Days 69-73: Greymouth, NZ heart 0
Day 74: Greymouth, NZ to near Milltown, NZ heart 0
Day 75: Near Milltown, NZ to Lake Ianthe Campground heart 0
Day 76: Lake Ianthe Campground to Franz Josef Glacier, NZ heart 0
Day 77: Franz Josef Glacier, NZ heart 0
Day 78: Franz Josef Glacier, NZ to Lake Paringa Campground heart 0
Day 79: Lake Paringa Campground to Pleasant Flat Campground heart 1
Day 80: Pleasant Flat Campground to near Albert Town, NZ heart 0
Day 81: Near Albert Town, NZ to Queenstown, NZ heart 0
Day 82: Queenstown, NZ to Mavora Lakes Campground heart 0
Day 83: Mavora Lakes Campground to Te Anau, NZ heart 0
Day 84: Te Anau, NZ heart 0
Day 85: Te Anau, NZ heart 0
Day 86: Te Anau, NZ to near Beaumont, NZ heart 0
Day 87: Near Beaumont, NZ to Flat Top Hill Conservation Area heart 0
Day 88: Flat Top Hill Conservation Area to near Ida Valley, NZ heart 0
Day 89: Near Ida Valley, NZ to Danseys Pass Recreation Reserve heart 0
Day 90: Danseys Pass Recreation Reserve to Kurow, NZ heart 0
Day 91: Kurow, NZ to Waimate, NZ heart 0
Day 92: Waimate, NZ to Otaio Gorge Campground heart 0
Day 93: Otaio Gorge Campground to Temuka, NZ heart 0
Day 94: Temuka, NZ to Geraldine, NZ heart 0
Day 95: Geraldine, NZ to Christchurch, NZ heart 0
Day 96: Christchurch, NZ to Woodend Beach, NZ heart 0
Day 97: Woodend Beach to near Rangiora, NZ heart 0
Days 98-104: Near Rangiora, NZ heart 0
Day 105: Near Rangiora, NZ to Christchurch, NZ heart 0
Days 106-108: Christchurch, NZ heart 0

Australia / New South Wales

Day 109: Christchurch, NZ to Sydney, NSW heart 0
Day 110: Sydney, NSW heart 0
Day 111: Sydney, NSW heart 0
Day 112: Sydney, NSW to Barren Grounds Nature Reserve heart 1
Day 113: Barren Grounds Nature Reserve to Bundanoon, NSW heart 1
Day 114: Bundanoon, NSW to Bungonia State Conservation Area heart 1
Day 115: Bungonia State Conservation Area to Breadalbane, NSW heart 1
Day 116: Breadalbane, NSW to Binalong, NSW heart 1
Day 117: Binalong, NSW to near Cootamundra, NSW heart 3
Day 118: Near Cootamundra, NSW to Combaning State Conservation Area heart 2
Day 119: Combaning State Conservation Area to Forest Hill, NSW heart 2
Day 120: Forest Hill, NSW to The Rock Nature Reserve heart 1
Day 121: The Rock Nature Reserve to near Walla Walla, NSW heart 1
Day 122: Near Walla Walla, NSW to Lavington, NSW heart 1
Day 123: Lavington, NSW heart 1
Day 124: Lavington, NSW heart 1
Day 125: Lavington, NSW to Collendina State Forest heart 1

Australia / Victoria

Day 126: Collendina State Forest to Katunga, VIC heart 2
Day 127: Katunga, VIC to near Lockington, VIC heart 1
Day 128: Near Lockington, VIC to Greater Bendigo National Park heart 1
Day 129: Greater Bendigo National Park to Shelbourne Nature Conservation Reserve heart 1
Day 130: Shelbourne Nature Conservation Reserve to Maryborough, VIC heart 1
Day 131: Maryborough, VIC to Ararat Regional Park heart 1
Day 132: Ararat Regional Park to Wannon Crossing Campground heart 1
Day 133: Wannon Crossing Campground to Wannon Falls Reserve Campground heart 1
Day 134: Wannon Falls Reserve Campground to Drajurk State Forest heart 1

Australia / South Australia

Day 135: Drajurk State Forest to Penola, SA heart 1
Day 136: Penola, SA to Mt. Burr Forest heart 0
Day 137: Mt. Burr Forest to Coorong National Park heart 0
Day 138: Coorong National Park to Meningie, SA heart 0
Day 139: Meningie, SA heart 0
Day 140: Meningie, SA heart 0
Day 141: Meningie, SA to Tolderol Game Reserve heart 0
Day 142: Tolderol Game Reserve to Kyeema Conservation Park heart 0
Day 143: Kyeema Conservation Park to Adelaide, SA heart 0
Day 144: Adelaide, SA to Hamley Bridge, SA heart 0
Day 145: Hamley Bridge, SA to Watervale, SA heart 0
Day 146: Watervale, SA heart 0
Day 147: Watervale, SA to Bundaleer Forest Reserve heart 0
Day 148: Bundaleer Forest Reserve to Mt. Remarkable National Park heart 0
Day 149: Mt. Remarkable National Park to 15 miles south of Port Augusta, SA heart 0
Day 150: 15 miles south of Port Augusta, SA to 18 miles south of Whyalla, SA heart 0
Day 151: 18 miles south of Whyalla, SA to near Cowell, SA heart 0
Day 152: Near Cowell, SA to 20 miles west of Rudall, SA heart 0
Day 153: 20 miles west of Rudall, SA to 38 miles west of Lock, SA heart 0
Day 154: 38 miles west of Lock, SA to Elliston, SA heart 0
Day 155: Elliston, SA heart 0
Day 156: Elliston, SA heart 0
Day 157: Elliston, SA heart 0
Day 158: Elliston, SA to near Streaky Bay, SA heart 0
Day 159: Near Streaky Bay, SA to Ceduna, SA heart 0
Day 160: Ceduna, SA heart 0
Day 161: Ceduna, SA to 29 miles west of Penong, SA heart 1
Day 162: 29 miles west of Penong, SA to 35 miles west of Yalata, SA heart 5
Day 163: 35 miles west of Yalata, SA to 76 miles west of Nullarbor, SA heart 8

Australia / Western Australia

Day 164: 76 miles west of Nullarbor, SA to 4 miles west of Eucla, WA heart 4
Day 165: 4 miles west of Eucla, WA to 35 miles west of Mundrabilla, WA heart 4
Day 166: 35 miles west of Mundrabilla, WA to Nuytsland Nature Reserve heart 1
Day 167: Nuytsland Nature Reserve to Caiguna, WA heart 1
Day 168: Caiguna, WA heart 1
Day 169: Caiguna, WA to Balladonia, WA heart 5
Day 170: Balladonia, WA to Dundas Nature Reserve heart 3
Day 171: Dundas Nature Reserve to Norseman, WA heart 2
Day 172: Norseman, WA heart 4
Day 173: Norseman, WA to Salmon Gums, WA heart 2
Day 174: Salmon Gums, WA to Helms Arboretum heart 0
Day 175: Helms Arboretum to Dalyup, WA heart 1
Day 176: Dalyup, WA to East Naernup Nature Reserve heart 2
Day 177: East Naernup Nature Reserve to Ravensthorpe, WA heart 1
Day 178: Ravensthorpe, WA to Ravensthorpe, WA heart 6
Days 179 & 180: Ravensthorpe, WA heart 1
Day 181: Ravensthorpe, WA to Lake King Nature Reserve heart 3
Day 182: Lake King Nature Reserve to near Newdegate, WA heart 1
Day 183: Near Newdegate, WA to Dumbleyung, WA heart 2
Day 184: Dumbleyung, WA to 13 miles west of Arthur River, WA heart 4
Day 185: 13 miles west of Arthur River, WA to Wellington National Park heart 2
Day 186: Wellington National Park to Fremantle, WA heart 7
Day 187: Fremantle, WA & North Beach, WA heart 3
Day 188: North Beach, WA heart 2

U.S. / California & Washington

Day 189: North Beach, WA to Rancho Palos Verdes, CA heart 2
Days 190-192: Rancho Palos Verdes, CA & Edmonds, WA heart 2

In the End

The Speed of Life heart 0
For Our Next Trick heart 0