It’s been a quiet week on the hitching front with just two days on the road, but we still found time to break our record for numbers of rides in one day (11), affording us ample opportunity to observe Washington State’s stance on hitchhiking.
Fortunately, our long day ended with our first taste of Canadian hospitality, as 11th driver Dennis took us home to stay with his wife Marcy and daughter Sam.
The rest of the week was devoted to family, as for the first time in the entire trip we happened to have relatives to visit… in several locations.
… Finally, somewhat earlier than anticipated, we were reacquainted with another old friend we hadn’t seen in far too long…
Total number of lifts: 376
Week Thirty-Four distance travelled: 334 miles/ 537 km
Total distance travelled: 22,981 miles / 36,984 km