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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 06-05-09, 02:42 PM   #126
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Old 06-05-09, 02:47 PM   #127
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Old 06-05-09, 02:53 PM   #128
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GREAT THREAD!!!!


Man, I love Central Nevada!!!! This is near Great Basin National Park. Least visited Natl Park in the U.S.!!




Note the desert tortoise

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Old 06-05-09, 03:05 PM   #129
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Is that going down to the tidal pools in Point Loma? If it is I used to do hill repeats there when I lived in Old Town.
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Old 06-05-09, 03:07 PM   #130
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A lot of my photos don't have vehicles in them. I'd have to sit around and wait for vehicles to show up.

I think this is my favorite one ... I took it on Hwy 11 near where I live.
Spectacular!!!
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Old 06-05-09, 03:13 PM   #131
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Spectacular!!!
I love that road.

Here's that shot taken on the way out to Saskatchewan River Crossing with my father in it:


http://www.flickr.com/photos/1430288...7619203595712/
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Old 06-17-09, 05:52 AM   #132
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OK, here's the road in to my new place ... it goes on like that for a km or more ...



http://www.flickr.com/photos/1430288...7619719051119/

I haven't ridden it yet, but may do that this week sometime if the pea-soup fog lifts.
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Old 06-17-09, 10:30 AM   #133
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Old 06-17-09, 10:35 AM   #134
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GREAT THREAD!!!!


Man, I love Central Nevada!!!! This is near Great Basin National Park. Least visited Natl Park in the U.S.!!



great basin = one of the nicest. great photo.
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Old 06-17-09, 06:12 PM   #135
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Old 06-17-09, 06:15 PM   #136
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road ahead pictures don't seem to pop up often.
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Old 06-17-09, 07:06 PM   #137
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Old 06-17-09, 08:06 PM   #139
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This is great without pages of comments between the great pics. Just spectacular.
I encourage everyone if they want to comment, include a pic.
I really really have to take my camera on rides more.

Col Du Galibier. I was shooting kodachrome 64 here and haven't scanned most of the slides yet (years later)

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I just rode Dallas Divide from Ridgway a couple of weeks ago. I was on my touring bike though...
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Kaanapali Coffee Farms, West Maui hills. Cycling advantage = no cars. Cycling disadvantage = red tires.

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Old 04-16-10, 06:32 AM   #146
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I absolutely LOVE road pictures and have for a long long time. these are not amazing but the 1st pic is a favorite place for me

Wellfleet - great pond road; uncle tim's bridge; marconi boardwalk
winter new years eve commute road
san fran most crooked street
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Old 04-16-10, 07:09 AM   #147
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I've been downloading these pics, I use them for my screen saver on my home theater tv.
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Old 04-16-10, 07:16 AM   #148
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Love the empty road! Great feeling. A few taken with my little Palm Pre...

A foggy morning...


A chilly morning...


Taking an alternate route home...


Taking an alternate route in...


And new paint! Government moneys hard at work...
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Old 04-16-10, 07:52 AM   #150
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