DENVER (CBS4) – A Colorado woman kicked off a solo bike ride from Denver to Alaska all for a good cause.

(credit: CBS)

(credit: CBS)

Sarah Wilson is riding to raise money for the Colorado Nepal Alliance earthquake relief effort. The 24-year-old left Sunday afternoon on a journey that will take her about 3,600 miles.

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Sarah Wilson (credit: CBS)

Sarah Wilson (credit: CBS)

“The big magnitude earthquake hit about four days after I decided to do this ride and it seemed like a really natural cause to support,” Wilson said. “I figure as long as I’m riding as long as I am I might as well make it about something bigger than myself.”

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