Today’s Stats: Miles 43, +/- Elevation 502/253, Total Miles 1,857. Weather: Sunny and 70’s to start, very windy, upper 80’s by late morning, 100’s by afternoon.
Finally found the flat Kansas but found the cross/head wind of 20 mph. Another hot day but we were done riding by about 10:30 a.m. because of another early start.
Eastbound cyclist Wolfgang who started in Oregon at western most lighthouse and heading to Maine the eastern most lighthouse and traveling greater than 5,000 miles. Part of his journey is on the TransAm route.
Light pole decorations in Ellinwood, Kansas
We arrived still in time for breakfast thanks to early start!
Owner Dennis and helpfull staff!
Dennis and staff graciously gave us each a piece of homemade coconut cream pie as dessert to our breakfast! Super tasty
Our friend Judy is in Hays Kansas visiting family and came down to Great Bend to take us to dinner!
Patty, Ken (Judy’s sister and brother-in-law), Mark, Pat and Judy at Restaurant.