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Biking Across Kansas 2008 Wrap-Up

Biking Across Kansas, the annual bicycle tour across the state of Kansas, finished up on Saturday, June 14th, in Atchison, after starting June 7th in Saint Francis.

Biking Across Kansas 2008 Route Map

Along the way, the 800 or so riders spent their nights in Atwood, Norton, Smith Center, Beloit, Washington, Sabetha, and Horton. They endured a tornado warning in Washington, strong cross-winds for a few days, and lots of rolling hills in the northeastern part of the state, but overall the trip featured pleasant weather, helpful winds, beautiful countryside, friendly towns and people, and the camaraderie and fun that BAK is known for.

Media coverage: Hays Daily News, Hays Daily News, KWCH-TV (Wichita), Atchison Globe

Personal blogs: RecumBum, Eric Wright, Ray Craighead, Dennis Hardin, Jake Hamilton

Photos: bak.org, RecumBum, Eric Wright, Paula Stout, Dave & Cookie Wiebe (more)

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By Randy Rasa, editor/webmaster at Kansas Cyclist, the web's premier Kansas cycling information site, featuring authoritative guides to Kansas cycling clubs, bike shops, organized bike rides, touring, trails, and much more. [learn more]

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