56 Photos - Jul 8, 2012
Photo: Fully loaded bike when I first made it to the coastPhoto: I was amused by the Kayak Xing sign in MontereyPhoto: Surf'n'turf at the Fish Hopper in Monterey after my first day, biking 85 milesPhoto: Lover's Point in MontereyPhoto: My trusty bike on the 17 mile drivePhoto: Lone Cypress! And a terrible self-snapPhoto: Lone CypressPhoto: Photo: Point Lobos - I was still figuring out self-snaps, so I wasn't looking at the camera and forgot to take out my headphonesPhoto: Point Lobos - I was still figuring out self-snaps, so I wasn't looking at the camera and forgot to take out my headphonesPhoto: Point LobosPhoto: Point LobosPhoto: Point LobosPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Snap from the Buzzard's Roost trail at Pfeiffer Big SurPhoto: Bike camping at Pfeffer Big SurPhoto: View when I made it to the top of the Big Sur hillPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Mcway Falls at Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park - an 80 foot waterfall directly into the sea.Photo: Photo: Photo: Lots of pelicans flying by throughout the trip - this was my best shot of themPhoto: See how far down the road is back there? I had to climb that with my fully loaded bike!Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Somewhere between Big Sur and San Simeon, and feeling good to be done with climbs for the dayPhoto: Sea lions outside San Simeon chilling outPhoto: Hearst Castle - imposingPhoto: Hearst CastlePhoto: Hearst CastlePhoto: Hearst Castle - normally there would be a view here, but I went on a foggy morningPhoto: Hearst CastlePhoto: Hearst CastlePhoto: Hearst Castle - I was trying to get the Egyptian statue facePhoto: Hearst Castle - now _that's_ a Roman bathhouse!Photo: I loved the juxtaposition of the big rock and the big smokestacks outside Morro BayPhoto: Self snap outside San Luis ObispoPhoto: Just finished the 1,000+ foot steep climb on Harris Grade outside Lompoc and celebrated with a self-snapPhoto: Panoramic view of Lompoc from top of Harris GradePhoto: Happy to be at Gaviota State Park after a 90 mile day from San Luis ObispoPhoto: Made it to Santa Barbara!Photo: Santa Barbara is pretty!Photo: Santa Barbara - even more pretty!Photo: Happy to be in Santa Barbara on the wharf. Not quite sure what was happening with my hair - I blame the wind.Photo: The Santa Barbara CourthousePhoto: View from the CourthousePhoto: Panoramic view from the Courthouse observation towerPhoto: Courthouse from the back