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The Crowe Rides Home

China to Nepal then beyond
By David Crowe
#632 - posted Sunday October 19, 2014 by Neil Gunton

"A cycle around India and Nepal in 2012\13 made a big impact on me. Seeing the Himalayas and Everest was a dream come true and riding my bike in amongst it all was even better. I had to go back to the mountains. Not long after getting home I started reading blogs and books about cycling through Tibet, it seemed logical to make Tibet and the north side of the Himalayas the main goal, seeing as I'd been to parts of the south side. I knew this was going to be my last trip for a while so started being a bit braver with my plans. Why not try to get all the way home to Scotland?" - read this journal

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Latest journal updates:
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Southern Tier 2014 *   Larry Kernan  19:42 
13 of ??? days
An October Surly LHT ride down the California coast *   Al Phillips  19:41 
12 of 22 days
Adventures with Bill 2.0:Back for More *   Bill Giffin  19:10 
Completed Oct 2014
From Tahoe to the Coastal Wine Country *   Andrew Sninsky  18:33 
51 of ??? days
Bill & Bessie Too the Bicycle ride California to Virginia *   Bill Weir  18:32 
Completed Sep 2014
Four Legs on the Slow Road *   Jeff Arnim  18:29 
58 of ??? daysFeatured Journal #627
Fall Faired - Chicago East toward DC *   Anthony Levand  18:02 
8 of 11 days
Spokes Fighting Strokes Tour *   David Babcock  17:57 
117 of 155 days
2014 River Route- Alberta Canada to the Gulf of Mexico *   Sue Yerex  17:37 
60 of ??? days
Rumble Strips of British Columbia *   David Cambon  17:09 
Completed Sep 2010Featured Journal #412
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Cycle Tourists I Have Meet on the Road *   Frank Denman  17:26 
Completed Oct 2013
Loaded Bicycles *   Kelly Iniguez and Jonathan Voelz  10:37 
Work in progressFeatured Journal #487
Campgrounds along the Danube River -Austria *   Graeme Dawe  Sun 19 
Completed Aug 2012
travelling light *   greg walker  Sun 19 
Completed Oct 2014
The Appalachian Cycleways Network *   James W McNeely  Sun 19 
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Touring Mindset  Companions of the long distance rider   Graham Smith  16:43   5   19:28
Touring Mindset  Does it bug you?   Jerry Witherspoon  Thu 23   14   18:54
Regional: North America  Getting to Alpine Texas   Bill Smith  Oct 6   24   16:59
Website  10,000 Count Down   Dennis Schluter  13:44   6   16:58
Regional: North America  West half of TransAm   Jill Lundmark  Wed 22   10   12:58
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Latest review posts:
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Brake systems  Kool Stop Thinline   *****  *****  2   Lee Vilinsky  Oct 14   2   Thu 23
Tires  Schwalbe Marathon Supreme 26"   *****  ****_  3   Graham Smith  Aug 2012   48   Thu 23
Tires  Continental 4 Season   *****  1   Robert Ewing  Oct 17   2   Tue 21
Hubs  Velo Orange Grand Cru Rear Touring Cassette Hub   *****  ****_  2   Ron Fisher  Jun 2013   15   Sun 19
Sunglasses  B-27 tinted side safety shields   ****_  1   Robert Ewing  Oct 12   5   Oct 16
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Latest classifieds:
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Companions  Peru, Bolivia high routes and trekking adventure*   open  Celine Soulard 2014-10-23 
Companions  Hanoi to Saigon*   open  Steve Barsby 2014-10-22 
For Sale  Selling custom built touring bicycle in Istanbul or England* €400  open  Tamara Derkowski* 2014-10-22 
Companions  Anchorage, AK to Bellingham, WA*   open  Heidi Salisbury* 2014-10-21 
Companions  Richmond Worlds 2015 Tour*   open  Andrew Kent 2014-10-19 
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Publish your cycling book using CompletelyNovel completelynovel.com Books 2014-10-13 
Pegasus Cycling Club www.fmzxc.com/en Camping, Maps, Shopping (general) 2014-09-22 
Edmonton couple spends 10 years cycling the world globalnews.ca/news/1567717/edmont... Travelogue 2014-09-19 
Cycling Japan www.cyclingjapan.jp Tour Operator 2014-09-02 
cycle.travel cycle.travel Maps, Route 2014-08-29 
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Hajiaqazade, Farid* (Farid91) 24 Oct 2014  19 Oct 2014 
Julien, Pierre* (nevergiveup) 24 Oct 2014  13 Oct 2014 
Soulard, Celine (tashi_delek) 23 Oct 2014  14 Jan 2009 
Barks, John* (bikebarks) 23 Oct 2014  23 Oct 2014 
Pountney, Chris (chris__p) 23 Oct 2014  16 Oct 2009 
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Latest ratings:
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Article World's Best (Disposable) Bike Shipping Container by John Meiners (Completed Apr 2010)  2014-10-24 17:54 
Forum 10,000 Count Down by Dennis Schluter in forum: Website  2014-10-24 16:59 
Forum Re: 10,000 Count Down by Dennis Schluter in forum: Website  2014-10-24 16:16 
Forum Re: Does it bug you? by Jerry Witherspoon in forum: Touring Mindset  2014-10-24 16:00 
Forum Re: Does it bug you? by John Meiners in forum: Touring Mindset  2014-10-24 15:25 
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