Ride by Numbers

Now that the ride is over and I have a few days before returning back to work in the real world; here are some stats from the ride:

  • Total mileage: 3743
  • Average miles per day: 65
  • Average pace: 13 mph
  • Hours spent on the bike seat staring at asphalt: 290 🙂
  • Number of days the trip took: 70
  • Number of days ridding: 58
  • Longest riding day: 104
  • Shortest riding day: 32 miles
    (technically 5 miles on the last day, but I consider that a parade ride)
  • Nights spent in a sleeping bag: 42
  • Flat tires caused by the road: 3
  • Flat tires caused by me for not performing a proper flat change: 3
  • Daily calorie consumption goal: 6,000 – 6,500
  • Favorite junk food: Peanut M&M’s followed by Dairy Queen Blizzards (Chocolate with Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups)
  • Least favorite junk food: Pop Tarts and most anything fried
    (a box of pop tarts for breakfast gives some of the best calorie per $ available)
  • Body weight loss: about 10%
  • Total number of website views: 22,250
  • Busiest day: 2,388
  • Views so far today: 1,024
  • WordPress Subscribers: 114
  • Highest blog commenters: Pirate Velo,  The Hook, and my Dad 🙂
  • facebook “likes”: 113
  • facebook monthly active users: 730
  • facebook post views: 45,434
  • Total Number of Pictures Taken: 5,192 (12.6 gigabytes)
  • Number of Pictures in the highlight slideshow below: 262
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About Dustin Orrick

Techie, TreeHugger, Outdoor Adventurist, Motorhead, and can now say World Traveler!

0 thoughts on “Ride by Numbers

  1. I recently discovered your blog and bicycle project, I’m impressed about the length of your tour and the sites you visited. Congratulations in ending this impressive project now, great job and good memories for you for ever!!

  2. Dustin, wow your pictures tell a wonderful story. Were the beer pictures for Nick? You have some amazing picts! So what’s next?

  3. It was great to have met you and your wife in Jackson Hole/Grand Tetons! Your photos along the way look great! I can only imagine what it would have been like to take the trip myself! Glad to hear that you made it back safely. Congratulations! – Stephanie & Jeremy

    1. Hey Stephanie & Jeremy, thanks for saying high we had a great time hiking the area and see all the wildlife. Luckily we didn’t run into any bears during a hike, but did manage to see one on a hill side. Hope y’all are doing great!

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