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Old 06-25-23, 08:45 AM
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Swampy Swamp - sans creature

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Old 06-26-23, 09:13 PM
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Allegheny River trail

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Old 06-26-23, 09:36 PM
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Kennerdell and Rockland tunnels on the Allegheny River trail

Kennerdell tunnel is around 2/3 mile in length - Rockland tunnel is around 1/2 mile length (both tunnels include a curve)

can see the fog near the entrance of the Kennerdell tunnel (3rd pic from top) because the temp inside the tunnel is so much cooler than the air outside the tunnel
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Old 06-27-23, 12:00 AM
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Old 06-27-23, 12:26 PM
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Convict Lake last weekend. The hiking does not suck.
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Old 06-27-23, 09:24 PM
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Shortcut. A long abandoned paved one lane road.



Short cut between two climbs
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Old 06-28-23, 07:53 AM
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Avondale Blvd with the Sierra Estrella Mtns in the background.


Hearts on Avondale Blvd near I10.


Crossing the Gila River.


Free Bike parking.
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Old 06-29-23, 12:50 PM
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Not cycling today, but I got the cable car to the top of the mountain for some pics of Seceda in the Dolomites.


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Old 06-30-23, 12:13 PM
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Old 07-01-23, 04:09 PM
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Old 07-01-23, 04:27 PM
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some shots from the LVRT (Lebanon Valley Rail Trail)

Root Beer barrel was not open (only open weekends ?) - but found ice cream in two spots (near Colebrook trailhead - pictured - and at MT Gretna via Mt Gretna spur)

some great roads and routes in this area for road riding - saw a number of bikes on the roads

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Old 07-03-23, 10:48 AM
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Originally Posted by t2p
“ Damn Roadies ! “
Saw a few groups but not as many as I expected for a Saturday. Maybe they were afraid of the heat. Also, car traffic was light in the hills.

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Originally Posted by botty kayer
Not cycling today, but I got the cable car to the top of the mountain for some pics of Seceda in the Dolomites.


your first pics were part of a Rick Steves feature on the Alps (all different countries) and the Dolomites. Simple breathtaking
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Originally Posted by t2p
“ Damn Roadies ! “
Why can’t they ride gravel like all the cool kids?
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Old 07-04-23, 08:21 AM
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Originally Posted by rsbob
Why can’t they ride gravel like all the cool kids?


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Old 07-04-23, 11:51 AM
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Originally Posted by t2p
mid summer long days make for great late day bike ride
Were these taken at Goddard State Park? Looks like fun.
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Old 07-05-23, 05:36 AM
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Originally Posted by Altair 4
Were these taken at Goddard State Park? Looks like fun.
those shots were taken at Moraine State Park

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Old 07-05-23, 05:42 AM
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Justus Trail - into Oil City

(north of Allegheny River Trail)

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Justus Trail

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My grandson at 10 months old... I still have more hair than he does.

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Originally Posted by Sixty Fiver
My grandson at 10 months old... I still have more hair than he does.

Sure, but what about the cat?
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Originally Posted by Sixty Fiver
My grandson at 10 months old... I still have more hair than he does.

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Old 07-13-23, 05:54 AM
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late Friday ride at Moraine State Park
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