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... wheat, canola, and some sweet peas
along the way. The last 7 miles into
Kamiah was gravel and a steep grade but the lush valley at the bottom was a
It’s back to dry camping again at a National Forest
campground along the Lochsa River on highway 12 about 40 miles west of Lolo
Pass. The campground has many river
rafters staying here and I saw many rafts and kayaks coming down the river
during the drive ...
... OR. It was this town where we saw a funny sign exclaiming, " When history repeats itself, I am SO getting a dinosaur"
Today, we rode from Grangeville to Kooskia on a beautiful rolling farm road that took us through golden wheat fields which was a stark contrast to the dark smokey grey skies above. As we descend from the wheat fields down to the Clearwater Valley below, we enter an oasis of green, yellow, orange and red-leafed trees and a calming flow of the Clearwater ...
... goodbyes ( see photos) we talked about the possibility of doing a tour together next year, Reg and I continued on. We were still descending from the lunch stop and although it was warm we weren't exerting ourselves. We started to climb after about 10 miles and it got hotter and steeper and steeper and hotter to 104 degrees. The water in my water bottles was hotter than I ...
... the Clearwater. Brian thought that he was signing us up for a whitewater rafting trip but it turns out this was really a float trip with a couple of mild rapids thrown in. It worked out fine.
Google Maps said that the meeting place was about 45 miles away and would take an hour and three minutes. We didn't end up getting "tires rolling" until a little after 0800 but weren’t worried. We’ve never taken an hour+ to go 45 miles. This time would be ...
... then on to Safeway to get some wine. While at Grizzly Liquor, Brian asked if they remembered a local gal named Amy. "Oh heck yeah! When she lived here she was a regular. Nice girl". (inside joke). Lolo Pass goes through the Bitterroot Mountains between Idaho and Montana. We’ve been on this magnificent section of road a couple of times. While riding we chatted about how amazing this stretch of highway is. We both felt ...
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