Leg 3: Sparse Populations = Open Sky Banging

The third leg of the trip should take us out of the mountains and into the Great Plains. Throughout Wyoming, Colorado, Nebraska, both Dakotas, and into Iowa there will be days without major populations centers but some pretty decent flatlands. This will take some preparation to make sure we have the food and water necessary for each day but I am confident we can handle it. Overall we are looking at 2100 miles and about 40 days… but all plans are tentative and depend on the awesomeness that may come our way. Some highlights include:

  • The awesomeness of Denver
  • Kat Humphries
  • Mount Rushmore
  • Cuddle Shop
  • Jubilee Days in Laramie, Wyoming
  • Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge
  • Beaver Lake State Park
  • Crazy Horse Memorial
  • Being half the population of the state of North Dakota for a few days

Leg 3

If you have recommendations for this approximate route I’d love to hear them… or if you want to host or know someone with a soft couch we are also always looking for new friends and family.