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Old 07-10-06, 01:39 PM   #1
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Planning a trip and dont know where to begin..Help

Its not a long distance by any means (60 miles) but its a route Ive never traveled. I tried Mapquest but cant get it.

Is there any places on the net I can find to help plan this route? In the car, its all interstate, I want to stay near the interstate of possible.

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Old 07-10-06, 01:58 PM   #2
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this is probably more appropriate in the touring forum, but just to help you out -- normally I use a combination of bike maps (in Massachusetts there's a company that publishes a pretty useful trio of maps that covers the entire state) and GMap Pedometer to chart out routes. Your local bike shop might have similar maps on its shelves.
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Using MapQuest, they have an option to Avoid Highways under 'Advanced Options'.

That is a great way to start, then plot it out on gmap.
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