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SF to NY May 2019

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SF to NY May 2019

Hey ya'll

I am planning a west to east coast trip in May 2019. Planning on 6-8 weeks, flexible start location, and hitting the northern states. I am a 23 yr old woman living in Oakland CA. I am moving to Brooklyn and hoping to use the summer to relax a little before living in the big city. I have gone on two tours-- totaling the border of Canada to SF. I would like to camp and use Warmshowers, swim in most bodies of water and eat things wrapped in tortillas. 

Interested in joining? Tell me a little about yourself! 

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Sounds fun

You will greatly enjoy that journey. Not sure how you will be able to live in NYC after a trip like that :)

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Thanks!

Thanks Aaron! Any tips are appreciated 

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Tips

Less is better, take just the essentials _ tent , sleeping bag,pad, tools,extra tube,food water...

 

Plan route- look at Google Street view along planned route, - to see what shoulder is like. 

check out  https://www.adventurecycling.org/routes-and-maps/adventure-cycling-route-network/interactive-networ... 

 

Find a companion, life is better experienced with another

    

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Hi Cailin,

Hi Cailin,

I suppose I'm going the "wrong way" as I'm going from NYC to Alaska but since the weather has been so terrible, I am debating looping under Yellowstone and cutting up to Seattle in order to get into Canada. Perhaps we will run into each other if youre starting from SF.. whats your route?

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Leaving June 2nd. Same trip. :)

Hi Cailin!

Don't know if you already left, but I am also going to go from SF to New York. I am set on leaving June 2nd and also looking for a companion to hit the northern route. I am a 20 year-old college student, writer, and filmmaker. Would love to get more in contact. Also, I am from Mexico, so will show you the proper way to eat tortillas.

Best of luck anyway!