After an 11-day gap between conversations, Jeff Hoyt & Bob Horsley (back home on Vashon after leaving the ride early) catch up with Bruce Morser & (King) Harald in Northern New Mexico. Bruce was slowed recently by his own medical challenges but the guys got to recuperate in the mountain home of Vashon friends Sue […]

In our first episode covering Bruce Morser & Bob Horsley’s bike ride along the Continental Divide, they talked about the what-ifs, including “what if one of us can’t continue?”That scenario began to unfold just a few hours after we recorded our last conversation.Bob began to feel the effects of altitude and it got bad enough […]

Morser & Horsley have made it to the high country of Colorado. The air is getting thinner. The nights are getting colder. And the climbs are getting steeper. Through it all, one thing doesn’t seem to change: Wherever these guys find themselves, they just keep meeting fascinating and unforgettable characters. 

The Great Divide ride continues to astound Bruce & Bob. In this episode, they’ve just crossed the Great Basin Desert of central Wyoming. The days were hot, so the guys got started in the middle of the night. Wide open spaces and the Milky Way above. Bruce thought he was seeing things until he realized…he […]

Jeff Hoyt checks in with Bruce Morser & Bob Horsley, who crossed or skirted several mountain ranges last week (including the Tetons), en route to a ranch in Wyoming where they’re resting for a couple of days. In this episode, they struggle for words to capture the scale and grandeur of the scenery they’ve encountered. […]

Jeff Hoyt catches up to the guys as they prepare to hit the trail after a short respite near Lima, MT. As has happened every week, special guests appear. This time it’s a couple of Vashon friends who are going to ride with them for a few days. Also, the story of meeting their doppelgängers […]

  Morser & Horsley check in this week from the east side of the Continental Divide somewhere in Montana. They will continue to experience the vast differences in terrain and scenery that come from multiple crossings of the Divide. This week, they talk about the challenges of riding gravel bikes on difficult surfaces, how they’re […]

The guys have finally hit the trail. And it’s a party! Bruce & Bob are already making friends with other riders traveling along the Great Divide trail. In episode 3, we meet a young Canadian couple that the guys have been riding and camping with for the past few days. We also hear about the […]

  In the second weekly installment of Bruce Morser & Bob Horsley’s epic bike ride along the Continental Divide, Jeff Hoyt catches up with the guys en route to Whitefish, MT. That’s where they planned to drop off their U-Haul and take a shuttle up to the Canadian border, where the ride on their fully […]

Here they go again! Five years ago, Island pals Bruce Morser & Bob Horsley checked in with Jeff Hoyt on Voice of Vashon each week with tales of their two-month, 3,500 mile coast-to-coast cycling adventure from Boston to Vashon. This week, the guys sit in with Jeff at the studio just before leaving for the […]