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Erlebnisse rund um's Tandem von Rana Gilgen & Moritz Kobel

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Packing and return flight

With the fresh experience from the outbound flight, everything went easier on the return trip.

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Minneapolis

Contrast program to cycling - We explore the Twin Cities by public transport.

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St. Croix Falls - William O'Brien State Park - Minneapolis

Our tour ends with rain, art and a comfortable ride to Minneapolis.

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Miniature Lake - Danbury - Lewis - St. Croix Falls

After many meters of altitude on regular roads, relaxed cycling now followed on the Gandy Dancer Trail.

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From Gordon Dam to Miniature Lake

Pleasant ride through a vacation region with a very strenuous shortcut.

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Bennet to Gordon Dam

A day of touring with almost all types of roads.

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First real tour day in Wisconsin

After settling in, the new experiences really started.

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Short day stage

After settling in in Duluth, we drove to Superior as the first short day's drive.

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First days in the USA

In order to get used to the time difference and to prepare everything for the bike tour, we had first booked three hotel nights in Duluth.

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We are on the road again!

After a bit of a break from long-distance travel, we're off again! We're tackling a new travel challenge: we're going camping with kid and bikes in the USA (among other things).

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San Francisco

Sightseeing in San Francisco, tandem packing and a record check-in!

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Samuel P. Taylor State Park - San Francisco

Last stage in North America with crossing of the Golden Gate Bridge!

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Bodega Bay Dunes State Beach - Samuel P. Taylor State Park

Many bikes and three tandems on the campground!

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Stillwater Cove Regional Park - Bedega Bay Dunes State Beach

Animal rich campsite!

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Gualala Point Regional Park - Stillwater Cove Regional Park

Dream bakery

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Manchester - Gualala Point Regional Park

Kitchens influence each other

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Little River - Manchester

Wellness afternoon with pine cone bombardment

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Cleone - Little River

Many cyclists on a too small square

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Standish Hickey State Rec Area - Cleone

Back over big hills to the Pacific Ocean.

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Weott - Standish Hickey State Recreation Area

Drive through a drive-thru redwood!

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Ferndale - Weott

Over steep roads back to the Redwoods.

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Trinidad - Ferndale

Beautiful coastal road and overnight stay at an expo site.

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Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park - Trinidad

Foggy cold day with moose.

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Crescent City - Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park

Back to the hills and redwoods.

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Gold Beach - Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park

Camping in the Redwoods

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Port Orford - Gold Beach

An American Kevin Breakfast.

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Sunset Bay State Park - Port Orford

Rain & Lasagna

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Honeyman Memorial SP - Sunset Bay SP

Long day over many bridges

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Beverly Beach State Park - Honeyman Memorial State Park

A lot of traffic on Labor Weekend

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Cape Lookout State Park - Beverly Beach State Park

Many meters of altitude and many kilometers

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Nehalem Bay State Park - Cape Lookout State Park

Very short 65km

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Astoria - Nehalem Bay State Park

Along the Pacific Ocean

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Cathlamet Marina - Astoria

Back to the Pacific

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Lewis and Clark State Park - Cathlamet Marina

Long, busy car road to Cathlamet

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Elma RV Park - Levis and Clark State Park

Record heat!

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Twanoh State Park - Elma RV Park

The days are getting hotter and hotter.

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Kistap Memorial State Park - Twanoh State Park

Bathing in the Pacific Ocean

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Sequim Bay State Park - Kistap Memorial State Park

Longest permanent pontoon bridge in the world

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Victoria - Sequim Bay State Park

Another entry into the U.S. and a lengthy postal visit.

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Ferries from Skagway to Port Hardy

After a little over a thousand kilometers on the tandem, a few days of ferries were now on the agenda.

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Conrad - Skagway

Over the White Pass back to Alaska.

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Tok - Northway Junction

On the Alaska Highway we meet other tour riders.

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Eagle Trail Recreation Site - Tok

Very short day stage back to "civilization".

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Chistochina - Eagle Trail Recreation Site

Very long day stage until just before Tok.

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Glennallen - Chistochina

On the Tok Cut-Off to the beautiful Red Eagle Lodge

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Paxon Lake - Glennallen

100km Richardson Highway

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Tangle Lake - Paxson Lake

Lots of elevation gain to a nice campsite at Paxson Lake.

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Maclaren River Lodge - Tangle Lake

On the fourth day of the tour we crossed Maclaren Pass, the second highest pass with a public road in Alaska.

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Clearwater Mountain Lodge - Maclaren River Lodge

On the third day we continued on the highway to the campsite at the next lodge.

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Brushkana Creek - Clearwater Mountain Lodge

After the exhausting double first day of touring, we treated ourselves to a short stop at the next lodge.

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Denali - Cantwell - Brushkana Creek

First tour day - all inclusive!

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Excursion to Denali National Park

When planning, we considered for a long time whether we wanted to visit the national park ourselves with the tandem or a guided tour. Since the park road is a gravel road, for which we would have needed about three days, we decided to get to know the park comfortably.

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Trip to Denali National Park

From Anchorage, we traveled north on the Denali Star of the Alaska Railroads.

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Anchorage

After arriving in Anchorage, we took advantage of a day's break there to go shopping.

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We are on the road again!

For a couple of years we have been dealing with the idea of taking a longer trip again. Now we are turning our plan into reality and will travel from Alaska to San Francisco.

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