“The seed was planted years in the past — I don’t know precisely how or when,” mentioned Rolff Christensen, “Early final summer season it germinated and have become a seedling. By the tip of the summer season it had doubled in measurement and was recognizable as Rolff’s Journey Throughout America.”
Christensen, of California, began his journey Could 22, by dipping his bike tires within the Atlantic Ocean.
He was in Audubon on Thursday, July 1 on day 40 of his biking tour throughout America. We spoke at The Bakery in Audubon. He had simply traveled from Ames to White Rock Conservancy in Coon Rapids and was ending Thursday’s journey in Atlantic. He had caught up together with his buddy “Hawk” who had previously lived in California additionally, however moved to Ames. Hawk had realized of his journey throughout Iowa, so contacted Rolff’s spouse and he then detoured to Ames and spent just a few days with Hawk and his household catching up on previous occasions. Rolff is a Ok-12 instructor and had all the time needed to make this journey… deciding now was one of the best time. He’s a member of “Heat Showers,” which is a non-profit hospitality change service for individuals partaking in bicycle touring needing a spot to remain and/or a heat bathe. He had used this glorious lodging roughly 40% of his days on his Nice American Rail Path thus far.