Cycling The Pacific Coast Daily Travels

Daily Travels: Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park, CA to Eureka, CA

The Ride

Route: Highway 101

Distance: ~80km/50mi

Weather: Low 20s, Clouds & Fog, Moderate Crosswinds

Terrain: Little In The Way of Climbs, Inland Trees Give Way To Farmlands And Coastal Flats

The Rest

Breakfast: Clif Bar & Banana          Lunch: Nada

Dinner: Enchiladas & Burrito from Raliberto’s Taco Shop in Eureka

Snacks: Clif Bar        Beverages: Water

Previous Night’s Sleep: 9:30pm to 7:00am [9.5 hours]

Previous Night’s Accommodation: Elk Prairie Campground in Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park

An Unmemorable Day In Between Beautiful Rides

Today served as a brief interlude nestled between memorable rides surrounded by the coastal redwoods. On the other hand, Eureka is the largest urban center I’ve passed through since my first day of the trip, in Vancouver. I took advantage of the moment, stocking up on food and indulging in a heaping plate of enchiladas, burrito, beans, rice, and salad at Raliberto’s Taco Shop for dinner.

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