Biking the Pacific Coast Route with Type 1 Diabetes

Biking the Pacific Coast Route with Type 1 Diabetes

The Pacific Coast Route, designed by Adventure Cycling Association, is 1,857 miles along the coast from Vancouver British Columbia to Imperial Beach, California. This is one of the most popular bike touring routes in America. Erik Douds is setting out to complete the trip while riding with type 1 diabetes...

Arrival & Plan: the 4,500 journey, ferry rides, and getting to the start of the North Coast Trail

Arrival & Plan: the 4,500 journey, ferry rides, and getting to the start of the North Coast Trail

The North Coast Trail is remote. Located on the northern tip of Vancouver Island, the team sets off from Vancouver Airport, boards a ferry, drives for seven hours, takes a water taxi, and then faces a cliff. This article gives examples of what to pack for a hiking trip as a diabetic and a free downloadable link.