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Before there was "Paddle to Seattle" J.J. and Josh found adventure on their "Pedal to the Midnight Sun." Two friends, bonded by past extraordinary adventure, make a pact to share a grand adventure whenever fortune allows. Josh Thomas and J.J. Kelley meet up in the small fishing town of Seward, Alaska. After a winter of correspondence over essential gear, food, and expectations for the summer's expedition, Kelley and Thomas embark for the arctic. Their plan is to follow the Alaska Pipeline to its source, as far north as the US Highway system will take them.
The spirited story features the wildlife, wild people, and oddities of the isolated northwest state. The fellows share a 20th century resonance philosophy of throwing all your possessions together and make off with a grand adventure. The guys use humor and offer an honest view of what it takes to cross a continent under your own power: living outside everyday, having to find your own water everyday, and dealing with close calls from some of the nations most extraordinary trucking hauls.
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Runtime: 1 hour 07 minutes