On the eleventh of Could, 2010 I flew from my house close to Salt Lake Metropolis, Utah to Kansas Metropolis, Missouri, with plans to cycle the Katy Path – a 250+ mile rail path that stretches throughout practically your entire size of the state of Missouri.
My outdated highschool buddy, Josh Miller, who now lives and works in Missouri, met me on the airport in Kansas Metropolis and collectively we drove again to his home within the small city personal Marshall. Earlier than we received there, nevertheless, we stopped for lunch at Chipotle after which drove into Josh’s house city, the place I used to be given a quick tour of town, the College that’s situated there, the skate park and extra.
After arriving at Josh’s house, Josh started to point out me all of the gear he had ordered for our biking journey alongside the Katy Path. One of many highlights throughout his product showcase was the toiletry package (proven under), which consisted of a mirror, toothbrush, shampoo, toothpaste, dental floss and extra!
After I moved my stuff into Josh’s spare bed room, we drove to Walmart to choose up some meals and provides for our time on the street. Like many small cities in America, Marshall’s Walmart is virtually the one place on the town to get groceries, sporting provides, and different such gadgets.
I picked up some ice cream whereas on the Walmart Superstore… and loved a giant bowl full throughout my first night time within the state.
Our plan was to start out biking the Katy Path the next day, however as I sat in Josh’s lounge, consuming my big bowl of ice cream, the rain started to fall and thunder rang within the not so distant sky.
Keep tuned for extra tales, images and video from my latest journey to Missouri. We hit the Katy Path very, very quickly!