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Great Bend Tribune Managing Editor Dale Hogg dipping his bike tires in the Missouri River at White Cloud at the end of Bicycling Across Kansas.

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 I spent last week riding a bicycle across the wonderful Sunflower State as part of Bicycling Across Kansas. Now, many people have stopped me on the street, in stores and just about everywhere else and asked me to describe that experience. I say it was both excruciating and exhilarating.
Tough to put into words. A ride like this is as much mental and spiritual as it is physical.
But, let’s start with a few numbers:
• 900 cyclists
• 100-plus supporting volunteers
• A caravan of support vehicles
• Nearly 600 miles
• Five states
• Eight days
Logistically, it is a massive undertaking and ...

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