Tour de Texas, Week 6: The Underrated Beauty of the Guadalupe Mountains

Tour de Texas, Week 6: The Underrated Beauty of the Guadalupe Mountains

This week presented me with a number of challenges in the form of dangerous roads, epic climbs, and high winds, but it also took me places I’d never been before. El Paso may be my new favorite Texas city, and I can’t wait to bring my kids to Guadalupe Mountains National Park—one of the nation’s least-visited national parks, and home to the four highest peaks in Texas—after spending one night there. My brother-in-law, Javier, continued traveling with me as my coach, cheerleader, support crew, and cook. Late in the week we were joined by another family member from California. Don’t worry, fellow Texans—they aren’t staying for long. Kermit to Orla October 6, Distance: 69 Miles I had originally planned to ride to Pecos from Kermit,…View Original Post

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