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Road Cycling “It is by riding a bicycle that you learn the contours of a country best, since you have to sweat up the hills and coast down them. Thus you remember them as they actually are, while in a motor car only a high hill impresses you, and you have no such accurate remembrance of country you have driven through as you gain by riding a bicycle.” -- Ernest Hemingway

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Old 06-03-09, 03:00 PM   #26
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Nice empty flat road in the country in Nebraska outside of Valley.

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Old 06-03-09, 03:07 PM   #27
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Old 06-03-09, 04:56 PM   #28
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Leaving Crater Lake via North exit
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Old 06-03-09, 05:15 PM   #29
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Part of an after work ride.

Across the dam on the same ride.
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Old 06-03-09, 05:18 PM   #30
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From a century last year near Frazier Park.

Hwy 39 above Duarte, Ca.
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Old 06-03-09, 05:21 PM   #31
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From the same century above.

Angeles Crest last year.
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Old 06-03-09, 05:23 PM   #32
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Incredible pictures folks!
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Old 06-03-09, 05:25 PM   #33
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Old 06-03-09, 05:34 PM   #34
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A couple Australian ones ... Queensland area:



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Old 06-03-09, 05:34 PM   #35
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One of my favorites from Little Tujunga Canyon. I know, there are bikes in it and yes, we do go up that road in the top of the pic.

The bridge is Hwy 154 near Santa Barbara.
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Old 06-03-09, 05:38 PM   #36
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Old 06-03-09, 05:58 PM   #37
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The bridge is Hwy 154 near Santa Barbara.
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Reminds me of ForestHill bridge in Auburn,Ca. Beautiful pic.
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Old 06-03-09, 06:08 PM   #38
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We have ZERO cool roads around here in swfl. Everything is flat and straight
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Old 06-03-09, 06:11 PM   #39
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I need to shoot more when I'm out...and move to someplace else like the places pictured. Great stuff.

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Old 06-03-09, 07:02 PM   #44
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Few road pics from around N.E. Ohio..







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Old 06-03-09, 07:53 PM   #47
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not the greatest open road ahead photo, but whatever. near becket, ma - 5/22/09
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Old 06-03-09, 08:05 PM   #48
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Eastern Montana... last summer on hwy 2 105 degree

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To the Sun Road... Glacier National Park...

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Rt 8?

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not the greatest open road ahead photo, but whatever. near becket, ma - 5/22/09
Is that Rt8? I ride there quite a bit myself.
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