The day’s ride starts the night before

Got a late start on the bike this morning. Starting to wrap my head around just how much of a task I’m setting for myself. In just under 7 months I need to be comfortable spending 7-10 hours a day in the saddle, riding on extremely poor surface conditions, carrying 35-40lbs of gear/food/water.

Here’s hoping I regain my fitness quickly.

Today’s ride: