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Hoʻopili ʻia nā ala kaʻa kaʻa mauna epic i kēia manawa

ʻElua mau ala kaʻa kaʻa mauna e holo ana i ka ʻākau a i ka hema ma ke komohana o ʻAmelika Hui Pū ʻIa - ʻo ka Great Divide Mountain Bike Route (GDMBR), i hoʻokuʻu ʻia e Adventure Cycling Association ma 1998, a me ke Western Wildlands Route (WWR), i hana ʻia e Bikepacking Roots i 2017 a hoʻoikaika ʻia e ka GDMBR.

No ka manawa mua, ua hui like nā hui ʻelua i kēia manawa no ka hoʻokuʻu ʻana i ʻeono ala ma waena o GDMBR a me WWR, no laila hiki i ka poʻe kaʻa kaʻa ke hana i nā puka lou ma waena o nā ala kiko-a-kahi.

ʻO kēia mau loulou hikina-komohana e hiki ai i ka poʻe holo lio ke hana i nā puka lou i maʻalahi a ʻoi aku ka maikaʻi o ke kau i hiki ke holo ʻia ma ke ʻano he mea hoʻokalakupua i loko o lākou iho. ʻO ka hapa nui o ka holo ʻana ma nā alanui lepo ʻenehana ʻole a me nā ala 4-by-4, a ua paʻi ʻia nā ala me nā kaʻa knobby a me nā kaʻa kaʻa mauna i ka noʻonoʻo ma mua o nā kaʻa kaʻa ʻiliʻili luhi. Loaʻa mau nā kumu wai a me nā wahi hoʻopihapiha, a ua kikoʻī ʻia ma nā ala ala, puke alakaʻi, a me ka polokalamu kelepona.

Hele nā ​​mea hoʻohui i nā ʻāina wao nahele, mauna, a me nā pāpū. Hōʻike lākou i nā ʻāina ākea mai nā ululāʻau o Idaho a me Montana, a hiki i ka piko o nā pae ʻo Teton a me Wasatch, nā canyon pōhaku ʻulaʻula o Utah, a me ka wao nahele kiʻekiʻe o Arizona.

laʻana ala:

Hoʻopili ka Teton Connector 156 mile iā Idaho iā Wyoming ma o ka Snake River Plain, kahi hui o nā ʻāina mahiʻai a me nā canyons pāpaʻu, e hele ana i kekahi mau pūnāwai wela, a piʻi ma luna o nā mauna ʻo Big Hole.

ʻO ka 947-mile TransRockies Connector mai Salt Lake City a hiki i Denver, he mea hoʻokūkū kupanaha ʻelua a ʻekolu mau pule me Colorado Plateau ʻino a me nā ʻāina slickrock, nā mauna wao nahele, nā canyon redrock, a me nā piko hoʻoulu o nā Rockies.

ʻO ka Chihuahuan Connector 282 mile mai Arizona a hiki i New Mexico e hele i nā ʻāina wao nahele kiʻekiʻe a me nā hiʻohiʻona poina ʻole, me nā ululāʻau cypress Arizona a me nā hoodoo rock formations o Chiricahua National Monument.

Loaʻa nā kumuwaiwai no ka poʻe holo holo, ma ke ʻano kikohoʻe a me ka paʻi ʻana, e komo pū me ka polokalamu Adventure Cycling's Bicycle Route Navigator, ka ʻikepili GPS kūʻokoʻa, a me kahi puke alakaʻi nui i loaʻa ma ka pūnaewele Bikepacking Roots.

ʻO Bikepacking Roots a me Adventure Cycling he 501(c)(3) mau hui i hoʻolaʻa ʻole ʻia no ke kākoʻo ʻana a me ka holomua ʻana i ka huakaʻi kaʻaahi ma o ka hoʻomohala ʻana i ke ala, ke kūkulu kaiāulu a me ke kākoʻo.

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