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I've made this trip. Get the book Bicycling the Pacific Coast by Vicky Spring and Tom Kirkendall. Also, check out warmshowers.org.
Clothes Wear confortable clothes. Try everything heavily before travelling. Remember that you will do the same leg movement for several hours. Seams or other similar things rubbing the skin will "burn" and to the limit hurt. Take lite clothes to cycle. Even with cold weather you will heat up. Weight Try not taking more than 20Kg (the less the better as ...
A little bit of additional advice: Have a back-up plan or check ahead if there is any irregular operation on your specific route. A few friends of mine were stuck somewhere in Poland because of some maintenance work. The train was OK for bikes and they had all necessary tickets but it stopped before its final destination and the busses that replaced it ...
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