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Old 04-17-07, 07:06 AM   #1
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Stealing a Ride

Had to travel to Peoria this week for work. Since the weather looked nice for the week, I put my "traveling bike" on the back of the rental. On the way I realized I could ride some of the Hennepin Canal Path if I took a slightly different way to Peoria. So, temps in the high 60's, nice blue skies, only a slight breeze and a nice 20 mile ride. Gotta love it.
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Old 04-17-07, 07:12 AM   #2
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Old 04-17-07, 10:21 AM   #3
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Nice planning.
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Old 04-17-07, 10:40 AM   #4
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That looks like a nice ride. Of course, certain A&S folks have no use for Class I facilities.
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I didn't start riding until I retired, and to think I use to live a few miles from there. It looks like a nice place to ride. Glad you had a good time.
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Old 04-17-07, 12:47 PM   #6
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+one on the good planning. Always nice to find the extras that one can enjoy..........peace
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