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Old 01-31-09, 06:49 PM   #1
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Eastern Washington rides

At the library I came across a book of rides in Eastern Washington. After looking at it I bought one from Amazon. It's Greater Spokane and Palouse Region Back Roads Cycling Guide by David Heflick. Alot of loop rides in the wheatland and scrublands but also a few up in the woods north of Spokane. Definitely worth a look.
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Old 01-31-09, 07:34 PM   #2
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When I first moved to this area 6 years ago, that was the first book I purchased. They're still some of my favorite rides today.
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Old 01-31-09, 08:21 PM   #3
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Some long weekend I'm going to haul my bike over to where I can admire the sculpted waves of the Palouse hills and bliss out on just riding, without the constant howl of traffic that's so common everywere near where I live. Maybe hit some of those fine wineries, too...
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I grew up in the Palouse and the rides are great with little traffic.
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Gonna try to make the Ann Weatherhill ride in Walla Walla this year, looks nice.
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