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Old 11-17-19, 04:41 AM
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Just a couple from today's ride.



What's the name of the road or street?
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Old 11-17-19, 04:12 PM
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I was in Munich for work last week and was asked to help with some work near Berlin Monday so had the weekend here free. Nice city.




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Old 11-17-19, 05:13 PM
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Originally Posted by bpcyclist
What's the name of the road or street?
Known to locals as GMR..........Glendora Mountain Road. Connects to GRR........Glendora Ridge Road..... 21 mile climb to Baldy Village will give you just shy of 5,000 ft. The return has some short climbs that will make sure you get all 5,000 ft out of the round trip.
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Old 11-18-19, 07:48 AM
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The Grand Canal at Garfield St


Tempe Town Lake


Rio Salado Pathway across from Sky Harbor Airport
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Old 11-19-19, 01:39 AM
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Japanese maple leaves lying in the grass at Mitsumine shrine in the mountains near Chichibu, Saitama prefecture.



The Arakawa river just before sunset
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Old 11-22-19, 09:52 PM
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An Oldie for the Oldies!

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Old 11-23-19, 08:48 AM
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Always loved those mid 50s Fords.
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Old 11-23-19, 09:59 AM
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My Dad drove a 54 Ford pickup. I rode in the back on benches he made on a 200 mile trip a couple times. Also hauled a couple calves to my grandparents farm. Hed replaced the seat cover with some thick green canvas from army surplus. Great memories!!!
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Old 11-23-19, 06:47 PM
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Today's ride, old bike by the beach but it got me through 46 windy solo miles.

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Old 11-23-19, 07:38 PM
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Old 11-24-19, 12:02 PM
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Riding in the mountains ...

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Old 11-25-19, 02:20 AM
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Too darn lazy to ride today so I cruised around and snapped a few pics of stuff around town. Sunset and a car, HDR style.





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Old 11-25-19, 02:31 AM
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Riding in the mountains ...
Need some HDR.

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Originally Posted by TheDudeIsHere
Need some HDR.

And some size reduction! Thanks!
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After I retired I started a series of Photographs called "My Life Behind Bars" . Meaning, my life enjoying retirement behind the handle bars of Both my Bicycle and Motorcycle. So most of the pics of bicycle are of a outdoor scene with my the handle bars of either my motorcycle or bicycle in the shot.




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Old 11-26-19, 09:35 AM
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I had to leave work early, so I caught a little bit of a sunset last night. Flippin beautiful.

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While trying to pick up some VeloViewer tiles I happened to ride past Toho Studios in Tokyo. A bronze statue commemorates the "Godzilla" movies made here in the 1950s and 60s while a big mural depicts "Shichinin no Samurai" (Seven Samurai, 1954), one of the most famous Akira Kurosawa movies which in 1960 was remade as a Western as "The Magnificent Seven".
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Old 11-27-19, 04:41 PM
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Swifty with his holiday scarf at the Southwest corner of the Frog Bridge in Willimantic, Connecticut. The Frog Bridge commemorates the Frog Fight (or Fright) of 1754.


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Old 11-29-19, 11:23 AM
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Coastal switchbacks ...

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Newly Installed On My Street--Yeah!!

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California Dreaming ... surf's up and no one out.

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