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Jul 14, 2012 - Ride over mountain range to 1420m

Saturday 14/7/12 Ride over mountain range to 1420m through Sjeverni Velebit National Park to freecamp at Rejik lakes near Perusic 78ks!! Toughest day yet! About 5.30am, we are just waking to the dawn creeping around the mountain, throwing pink light onto the islands way below us…so pretty…beautiful silence, aren’t we the luckiest people to wake up to this!!....then that peace is shattered by a loud cry from the road above us “ hey campers!!!!” as 3 mountain bikers pass by. We decide to get going early at, 6.30am, cos all we know is that we...

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Jul 13, 2012 - Simuni Camp, Pag Island to freecamp on mainland

Friday 13/7/12 Simuni Camp, Pag Island to freecamp on mainland, 40ks It’s hard to get going this morning, inspite of a good nights sleep, probably due to the heat and fatigue. The onshore breeze chops up the water, it’s not very warm, so the swim is brief. Pete has a quick snorkel, and sees quite a few small fishes. Nickie legs feel like lead and she thinks of the hills with dread. A coffee and apple strudel help delay the departure. We return to our bikes all packed up ready to go, just as an Austrian family are attempting to back up the...

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