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That new paved trail peters out after six or seven miles of nice fast riding to become more like this:
And then more like this:
As you can see, the views get better as the riding surface gets rougher. There are so many great views on the trail around Lake Crescent that I stopped shooting them after awhile so i could just get home in time for dinner. OK, one last shot in a larger format:
OK, you gotta take one on the Lyre River bridge, too. That is a requirement:
After that, it's around the north end of the lake, back onto HWY 101, and pickup the rest of the rails-to-trails link into downtown Port Angeles, taking you past our scenic boat haven,
and back to work where I have my car.
All in all, a survivable ride that would have actually been enjoyable on a bike that weighed 10 lbs less. Will make a mental not on this.