The Purpose

Throughout the ride we’ll be sharing stories, photographs and occasional videos. We’ll be weaving three themes into this content, and together these themes build the purpose for our ride. To dig a little deeper, find more details below:

An adventure to celebrate simplicity and inspire curiosity.


“Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable.”- Helen Keller- Life is very short. It’s big, it’s beautiful, and it moves along swiftly; so swiftly it’s easy to get caught up in the day-to-day. It’s easy … Continue reading Adventure

Celebrate Simplicity

“The more you know, the less you need.”- Yvon Chouinard- When we began our 5 month thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail, our backpacks were bursting at the seams with stuff. We had five changes of clothes, we had fancy GPS units and cans of bear spray. We had piles of books and extra journals. We … Continue reading Celebrate Simplicity

Inspire Curiosity

“Curiosity is a willing, a proud, an eager confession of ignorance.”- S. Leaonard Rubinstein- In December of 2015, 196 Nations came together and signed the Paris Agreement to combat Climate Change on a global scale. This agreement is monumental considering that it is the first universal agreement in which all countries, developed as well as developing, accept … Continue reading Inspire Curiosity