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Old 06-23-12, 06:43 PM   #1
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Any good rides out in Syracuse, N.Y. area?

Will be spending a few days in Syracuse in July and would like to know about any nice rides not too taxing for an older rider. Prefer limited hill climbing, nice scenery, absence of heavy traffic.
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Old 06-23-12, 07:22 PM   #2
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Check the Northeast regional forum at the top of the portal page. Others in the area will respond to your questions and you can probably find a partner or a ride in your area.

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Thanks, Bill. Will do.
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Here's some info of the area to help.........

http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/sear...es/ny/syracuse

http://blog.syracuse.com/cny/2011/01..._for_2011.html
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Old 06-25-12, 08:10 PM   #5
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Thanks for the links. Probably won't be able to ride with anyone but I have already used Map My Ride to create a nice 26 mile ride North to Fulton and return to Baldwinsville.
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