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    OP rejoining the thread... One of the...

    OP rejoining the thread...

    One of the difficulties in talking about what happens at checkpoints, either those at the real border or those within the 100 mile zone, is that what *usually* happens...
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    Sticky: I just got a birthday email from him. :( ...

    I just got a birthday email from him. :( Somewhere on the forums, there's a script still running with his name on it.
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    US "border" checkpoints?

    It's becoming increasingly common to encounter US "border" checkpoints anywhere within 100 miles of the actual international border. These are more common near Mexico, but I've encountered them while...
  4. I went to college with her son, so I'd say no.

    I went to college with her son, so I'd say no.
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    Your great weather in NJ spilled over into...

    Your great weather in NJ spilled over into Philly.

    Saturday was a 30 mile "café tour" -- 5 miles west along the Schuylkill River Trail to our breakfast stop at Outbound Station; then east along...
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    I didn't realize at the time that my first bike...

    I didn't realize at the time that my first bike was a "starter" bike.

    When I went back to riding as an adult, my husband gave me a new Cannondale hybrid. What he didn't know, and I didn't know...
  7. Changed my world: Two riders on Tobermory Ferry, 2009

    It's now about 6 years since a chance encounter with two touring cyclists who changed my life. In the summer of 2009, I was on one of my every-so-often motorcycle road trips. Back then, if I had a...
  8. Thanks, all! TIme to get the maps on the desk...

    Thanks, all!

    TIme to get the maps on the desk and RIde with GPS on the computer and do some serious planning!
  9. Route suggestions: Bangor Maine to Pittsfield Mass.

    Planning a ride for this coming summer: from Bangor (where I can get to by bus with my bike), through Liberty Maine and Lake St George State Park (long story, involving "Cards Against Humanity"), to...
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    Sticky: He will be missed.

    He will be missed.
  11. The CT scan isn't bad, and the "after" Xray is...

    The CT scan isn't bad, and the "after" Xray is pretty good news, but the full-color pictures of his surgery to retrieve the top of his thighbone from--
    Well, hey, the New England Journal of...
  12. More FOO juice headed Tom's way...

    More FOO juice headed Tom's way...
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    Poll: Depends on the airline and my schedule. If I...

    Depends on the airline and my schedule.

    If I can fly Southwest, I'll bring my bike on the plane in a bike box (or bike bag, the last time I did this); at $75 each way, and not needing to worry...
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    On the Tubus website, they show the Logo top...

    On the Tubus website, they show the Logo top platform as tapering from 10cm to 8.6 cm http://www.tubus.com/documents/1323681648_LogoClassic_Titan_BM.pdf;
    the Carry is 6.6cm (ie, narrower)...
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    Tubus titanium: Logo or Carry?

    One of the problems of having a titanium bike is that once you have one, you can't bring yourself to put steel or aluminum accessories on it.:p

    I'm looking for a sturdy, lightweight ,...
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    I did it in 2011:...

    I did it in 2011: http://www.bikeforums.net/clydesdales-athenas-200-lb-91-kg/765845-388-mile-vacation-quebec.html
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    The bike that took me from gasping at 4 miles to...

    The bike that took me from gasping at 4 miles to 400 miles weeks, a Cannondale Adventure 400, is "Broom". (Picture Margaret Hamilton in The Wizard of Oz.)

    And my titanium bike, the one that then...
  18. I'm still deciding on what my summer solo tour...

    I'm still deciding on what my summer solo tour will be -- most likely at this point is a ride from Boston to Bar Harbor.

    In March, I'll be going to the island of Lanzarote (one of the Canary...
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    Let's say I'm already convinced -- looking for...

    Let's say I'm already convinced -- looking for USB power, rather than to directly power lights. What's a good resource to look at to figure out all the bits and pieces I'll need?
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    A few years ago, on my 2nd bike tour, I was...

    A few years ago, on my 2nd bike tour, I was riding from Vermont into Montreal along the Route Verte. I had a Garmin 60sx for mapping; it ran on AA batteries. I also had a smartphone, but given...
  21. 6 acres IS the entire island. My descendents...

    6 acres IS the entire island.

    My descendents will be cursed for 1000 generations if I harm a tree.

    Hey, I know it's weird -- but as an excuse to build a tour, it's probably better than the...
  22. Fair question, but not something I'm worried...

    Fair question, but not something I'm worried about. They set up a company to buy the land (and pay taxes, etc); then just assigned one square foot to me. My one square foot isn't registered...
  23. Touring near "Hawaii 2" / Liberty, Maine / Cards Against Humanity's Private Island

    I unexpectedly find myself to be the co-owner of a private island in Maine, and I'm thinking about visiting my estate as part of a bike tour this coming summer.

    Some background -- the folks in...
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    For Halloween, Zombie Jamboree: ...

    For Halloween, Zombie Jamboree:


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iWfIoAFUhCM


    For Samhain, Dance in the Graveyard:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lPOM0IUsd_0
  25. Thread: Yo all!

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    Glad to hear from you, Chef!

    Glad to hear from you, Chef!
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