Family on Bikes

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Hilly Roads360 views
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Fertile Valleys61 viewsEvery single place they can find a flat spot of ground, they grow crops.
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Getting Closer!68 viewsThe mountains aren't nearly as far away as they once seemed!
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High Mountain Desert65 viewsIt's interesting to watch the vegetation change as we climb higher.
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Cactus Country!69 viewsIt was so much fun to start seeing cactus again - until John sat on one! OUCH!
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Balancing Act84 viewsDaryl has decided his new challenge is to balance on the roadside posts for our entire break!
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Pushing to Campsite60 viewsWe found a nice place to camp down in a dry riverbed - but it was very sandy getting there. It's tough pushing our heavy bikes through deep sand!
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Setting up Camp80 views
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Cactus Bloom63 views
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Evening Campfire93 viewsNow that we're up in the mountians, it's cold at night! And - for the first time in a long time, there were bushes and stuff to burn! After so long in the desert with nothing but sand, this was a big change!
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Warm Sleeping Bag159 viewsFortunately, both of the boys have warm sleeping bags so they sleep well. John and I need to sleep in lots of clothes as our bags aren't that great.
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Daryl on a Cold Morning87 viewsAs we got higher, we pulled out clothes we hadn't seen for a year or more!
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