This trip is rated Moderate [3-4]. Participants should be experienced riders who are comfortable in the saddle for 4-6 hours per day; they should be comfortable riding paved, chip-seal roads with light vehicle traffic.
Rides range from 25–35 miles per day. Terrain is hilly with a few steeper ascents and descents. Elevation gains and losses range between 1,700'–3,800' each day. Most hill gradients average 3–6% and a few steeper points can reach up to 10% grades. E-bikes are available in a limited quantity upon request.
Participants should come equipped with a spirit of adventure and willingness to pitch-in and help with camp chores when necessary.