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Lake Michigan Lighthouse Loop: Day 7 — August 22, 2014

Wisconsin Dells, Wis. to Peoria, Ill.

After a long, hard sleep to recover from our adventurous day in The Dells, it finally was time for the last leg of our journey — time to go home.

Us after breakfast

Just look at the joy on our faces at the beginning of Day 1 — my, how far we’ve come!

The sun greeted us as we loaded up the bike once more, and we hoped the clear conditions would hold out.

We rolled onto Interstate 90/94 just outside town, both of us agreeing that a more direct, higher speed ride was in order. The week had been amazing, but our days in the rain were wearing on us, and the day’s forecast wasn’t promising. Continue reading