Car-free camping

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Hauled 44 miles to Pt. Reyes from San Francisco. OK, not all on that bike, but that got us miles up the trail to the site.
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Angel Island, in the middle of SF Bay, is a great place to escape the city for some spectacular car-free camping. This is near where the ferry drops you off.
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He always falls asleep.
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Happy camper
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After making camp, how about a bike ride along the bluffs?
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Another use for Xtracycles
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Xtracycle or trailer? No, Xtracycle and trailer. Trailers are good for sheltering kids from the elements. Combined load capacity is fairly staggering, which is where the motor helps.
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Scoping stealth camping sites along the Leif Erikson trail in Portland's West Hills. It's childishly fun to blast silently uphill past people on ultra-light bikes while carrying your kid. I said childishly. We rode from Mt. Tabor, across the river, up Leif Erikson to Saltzman Road, and back.