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Old 07-06-18, 09:32 PM
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Somonauk, IL... you’ll probably have to look that one up. ;^) About 60+ miles west of Chicago. Lots of long straight flat roads amongst corn and bean fields, with the occasional descent & climb for river/creek crossings. Lately my wife and I have been exploring the I&M Canal Trail from the end near Peru.
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Old 07-15-18, 05:37 AM
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Minneapolis

I live in Minneapolis, MN, right on the Greenway, near the Midtown Global Market. We ride the local rail trails and the famous Minneapolis park system trails. I love this city!
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Old 09-16-18, 06:10 AM
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Grand Rapids, MI. I'm a stay-at-home dad with a garage full of bikes that I buy, rebuild and sell. I've got lots of spare parts for vintage bikes.

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Old 09-16-18, 11:08 AM
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Originally Posted by SonsBikes View Post
Grand Rapids, MI. I'm a stay-at-home dad with a garage full of bikes that I buy, rebuild and sell. I've got lots of spare parts for vintage bikes.
I'm in Rochester (n of Detroit) and am very familiar with the Michigan trail system. You have an interesting business and collection of bikes, plus some great trails to ride them on! We're doing OK here, but some of the most useful trails are unpaved. Once the White Pine is fully completed, I'd really like to get over to Grand Rapids again and ride to Cadillac and back (not in one day, though!).

My wife and I really like the Grand Rapids area. I've done the fall half marathon there a couple of times and we get over to ArtPrize every couple of years. Never far to wander downtown without getting some good Michigan craft beer served up!
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Old 09-25-18, 12:10 AM
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I live in Minneapolis, MN
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Old 10-21-18, 06:46 PM
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East suburbs of cleveland
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Old 10-22-18, 05:47 PM
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Which suburb, if You don’t mind me asking? I’m in Cleveland Heights, just moved here a couple months ago for work.
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Old 12-01-18, 09:49 AM
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Mount Gilead, Ohio - north of Columbus and South of Mansfield. All rides so far have been in the neighborhood gaining strength and making sure the bike and body will be ready for the Richland B&O Trail.
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Old 12-03-18, 07:41 PM
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Chardon,Ohio about 30 miles east of Cleveland. The Snow Belt!
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Old 04-18-19, 05:55 PM
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Outside of Kalamazoo MI near the current eastern terminus of the KRVT
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Old 04-18-19, 06:02 PM
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Originally Posted by SonsBikes View Post
Grand Rapids, MI. I'm a stay-at-home dad with a garage full of bikes that I buy, rebuild and sell. I've got lots of spare parts for vintage bikes.
I wanna do that when I retire..

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Old 04-21-19, 07:16 AM
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Madison, Wisconsin. Great road riding west of town in the Driftless Region!
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Old 04-30-19, 08:57 AM
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Toledo, Ohio! Our city is getting more bikeable every year. This past spring they launched ToleGo bike share program in downtown.
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Old 05-12-19, 09:28 PM
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second that. love that part of the state.
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