Rest Day 1 in Flagstaff, AZ – How about a visit to the Grand Canyon?

IT'S YOUR FIRST REST DAY!  Flagstaff is a wonderful place to visit, and close enough to the Grand Canyon for a day trip by car. Car rentals are easy to find. Enterprise, Budget, and  Alamo are all close by.  You may want to ask if...

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Rest Day 2 in Santa Fe, NM – Southwest Color in the Capital City

Here you are in the capital city of New Mexico!  The history, the color, the food, and the shopping in the Southwest is unique and not easily forgotten.  You may just want to buy something very special and ship...

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Rest Day 3 in Abilene, KS – Queen of the Kansas Cowtowns

When you reach the Queen of the Kansas Cowtown by bike you are half-way through your journey across the United States.  It's a good day to rest, relax, and if you feel like it, soak up some of America's...

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Rest Day 4 in Champaign, IL – Rest or visit the Historic Districts

Rest or visit the historic districts? (yes, there are two) Resting is always a good idea on a rest day when you are riding your bike across the country.  However, there are many choices of what to do in Champaign,...

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Rest Day 5 in Erie, PA – A Day by the Lake

You are now eight days from the Atlantic Ocean and Lake Erie is just what you need!  With four rest days and thirty-five riding days behind you it's time to kick off your (bike) shoes and do something different...

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