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Old 07-07-18, 04:42 PM
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More pics (without bikes).
What is the location of the bike rack. Not noticed it at either Paradise or Sunrise. White River campground???
Round Pass on Westside Road, 4 miles after it is closed to cars.
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Old 07-07-18, 04:55 PM
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Old 07-09-18, 09:35 AM
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Old 07-12-18, 12:36 PM
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Old 07-14-18, 09:22 AM
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Cool looking picture. I think most of us could use some of that.

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Old 07-14-18, 05:14 PM
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No cars AND an 8-foot shoulder? Plus views of snowcaps? That looks like some nice riding!



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Old 07-14-18, 11:43 PM
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Here I am on another road in Alberta while riding my Catrike. I did both a 200km and 300km one summer on the Catrike. But I prefer my Trek.
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Old 07-17-18, 07:53 PM
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Happiness is...




On a hot day
the sign of your dreams comes along.
Also a pic of a stream tributary to the larger.
Downstream from some ‘fast water’ I saw an acoustic guitar stuck on midstream rocks. I didn’t get that layed-back.
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Old 07-17-18, 09:41 PM
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Fry Bread House by res1due, on Flickr

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Approaching the 202 by res1due, on Flickr

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Kicking back at the lake by res1due, on Flickr

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Mill Ave Bridge by res1due, on Flickr
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Old 07-17-18, 10:58 PM
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Old 07-18-18, 11:41 AM
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Old 07-18-18, 05:45 PM
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I recognize that view - looking right at the town I grew up in
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Old 07-18-18, 05:51 PM
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You should, your Palouse expedition was the incentive for me to go weeks early and eval if I could do the ride you planned. Then I couldn't for reasons beyond my control. But good memories of riding the area on my own. Thx.

Couldn't resist when I saw your B\W.
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Old 07-19-18, 11:12 PM
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Guess what we did this summer?



Summit, Mont Ventoux
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Lavender fields of France by curtis corlew, on Flickr

Two weeks, Channel to Mediterranean.
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Old 07-19-18, 11:42 PM
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@cccorlew - that is so awesome!!!

Riding is what it is all about really,
but hanging around the vintage bike room tinkering and planning
can be fun, too.

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Old 07-22-18, 05:43 PM
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Old 07-23-18, 10:35 PM
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Old 07-28-18, 02:47 PM
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Old 07-28-18, 02:52 PM
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Old 07-30-18, 12:25 PM
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Ride for local peaches, all sold out today, but should have a bunch tomorrow.

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Old 07-30-18, 09:16 PM
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Not often jealous, but I would love a bike by Bill Holland. Doesn't look like the fibre bikes currently on the website.

Holland Carbon HC Bicycle ? Holland Cycles
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Old 07-30-18, 09:35 PM
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Not often jealous, but I would love a bike by Bill Holland. Doesn't look like the fibre bikes currently on the website.

Holland Carbon HC Bicycle ? Holland Cycles

Same bike, just a bit different angle, His work is full of integrity. Carbon lugs attached to tubes designed to match the characteristics of how I ride. Can't beat that! But, i wish the peaches were not all sold out.. His
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The bike is nice but the room decor is sweet, especially the shaker table.
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Old 07-31-18, 09:56 AM
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The bike is nice but the room decor is sweet, especially the shaker table.
Yep, my wife built the table out of cheery and birdseye maple. We use it as a dining room table, but not in use the top folds in half and becomes the compact side table in the image. When we want to use it as a dining table it unfolds and then slides into place for seating for 6. She is talented.
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Yep, my wife built the table out of cheery and birdseye maple. We use it as a dining room table, but not in use the top folds in half and becomes the compact side table in the image. When we want to use it as a dining table it unfolds and then slides into place for seating for 6. She is talented.

Sounds like you are blessed.
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