The first day of riding. The bikes
seemed heavy but we were eager to start out journey. Gilget, Northern
A colorful road side fruit vendor, Pakistan
Waiting for customers in Gilget, Northern Pakistan
Liyang, with her head covered. Gilget, Northern Pakistan
It was not long until we hit the first obstacle, a
rather large scale rock slide that must have just happened within
the last half hour
John looking happy while we investigate how to get the bikes through
the rock slide. It was only a few hours later that they were able
to clear the whole road, with the help of a lot of dynamite, and
some heavy machinery.
A well maintained suspension bridge.
Popular trees and lush cultivated fields of the Hunza Valley,
A road side view of Mt. Rokaposhi. Hunza Valley, Pakistan.
Liyang thinking, "Ah, no problem, Tibet here we come!"
Notice how clean all of our gear and clothing was at this point
in the trip.