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Week #1 - 11/20-11/27


Destination: Tonto National Forest Arizona

Miles: 460 miles

Daily Average: 66 miles per day

Side notes: Day #5 Frank had 3 flat tires. Lost his bike pump but was able to patch the tubes. Got a new pump a few days later.

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Late start Thanksgiving day. Had a grande Mexican meal the night before and enough cervesa to sleep very soundly. Got into Phoenix and had to deal with a place to stealth camp. Eluded park rangers and set up on a beautiful soccer field after dark. 11pm awoken by industrial mega sized sprinklers. WTH. Glad to get out of Phoenix next day


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Day 3. Packing up this morning and the Border Patrol was not pleased with my camping location   Great 6 mile downhill on interstate 8 then through the Yuhah desert and then the Imperial Valley. Flat and all agriculture. I am camped 100 yds off the road in a hay field. 81 miles today!!


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About Frank

Frank, a Father of 3, Papa of 7, is an active, ambitious and goal oriented person who is bringing his two major passions together in life; his love of the outdoors and his love of Golden Retriever's.

In 2019, Frank embarked on his life long dream of hiking the AT, which he accomplished over a 5 month period! Just over a year later, Frank is ready for his next adventure. To Bike Across America. He will bike from San Diego, CA to New Smyrna Beach, FL starting November of 2020.

Follow along as Frank completes his next amazing journey over the next few months! 

He will be raising money for Golden Retriever Rescue of MidFlorida along the way!

 

 

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