The route two good friends traveled between Oregon and Juneau is familiar to many. The mode of transportation they chose, however, was unusual. Their arduous trek on 70s-vintage 10-speed bikes through forests and mountain passes was not about the scenery or the destination. It was medicine for their souls.
Mike Hoyt and Jay Lee, both 24, said they quenched their thirst for adventure over the course of approximately 2,100 miles and 34 days, while exploring the lands and history of the Pacific Northwest, British Columbia and the Yukon.