Fifty Plus (50+) - winter ride in the desert
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had a great ride on sat with the group
down to the dead sea, up the scorpion's ascent (3 km 10%), through some really nice desert landscape in perfect weather. can't get better than that.
12-09-07, 07:03 AM
Looks a but barren but Trust you enjoyed yourselves. Now I know you said winter but I can see one set of bare arms there. Is he just Macho or are the rest of you wimps?
12-09-07, 12:08 PM
Hey. I think that guy in yellow is riding my bike! One doesn't hear about 'riding to the Dead Sea" in bike magazines. Exotic. I love it.
12-10-07, 01:34 PM
Just curious, what is perfect weather in that part of the cyclling world? See a mix of long and short clothing.
The Weak Link
12-10-07, 01:47 PM
Did you guys get any fishing in during your trip? Here in Kentucky you wouldn't have had to carry bait, they sell it in the vending machines.
12-10-07, 02:20 PM
Looks like it was cold!
12-10-07, 02:37 PM
I never thought about winter or mountains in the desert. I did some searching on scorpion's ascent and found it interesting. I really like reading about these types of rides....gives me a chance to learn new things:)
The Weak Link
12-11-07, 12:27 PM
You guys cost me $20.
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