This ride was an initial experiment with using the bus over to the coast. Before this we’ve always just driven over and taken a loop or day ride. Besides being greener, taking the bus opens up new ride possibilities – we’ve never ridden home from the coast before.
The experiment was a success, in that it looks like taking the bus will work great. We won’t be repeating this exact ride though, because the Wilson River highway is too narrow, and busy to feel quite safe to us, much less enjoyable.
Here’s the complete journal, and an overview map: