The limiting factor was that we got something like 8" of wet snow. Riding bikes was impossible - at least it was for anyone I talked with (this was the Misery part). We ended up getting into our bivy bags and sleeping for 5 hours or so. I have never even considered sleeping in either of my other two Arrowheads.
|This is before Gateway (and before it started snowing). We were making slow but steady progress - our bodies and bikes were both working well.|
|Fairly soon after it started to snow.|
|What the trail looked like the morning after we bivied.|
|John's bike when we woke up from our sleep at the bivy site.|
|The title of the book says it all.|