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Forum: Commuting
11-21-20, 12:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,674
Posted By wphamilton

I rode every morning without a second thought...

I rode every morning without a second thought because that was how I got to work. Each time I was glad I did it. Now that I work from home, I admit that I haven't taken a single early-morning ride. ...
Forum: Touring
11-06-20, 01:51 AM
Replies: 1,391
Views: 215,250
Posted By str

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Forum: Touring
11-02-20, 05:35 PM
Replies: 1,391
Views: 215,250
Posted By BobG

This was the coolest unusual lodging I've ever...

This was the coolest unusual lodging I've ever stayed at on a bike trip, the Blue Nose fire lookout near Shoup ID. Not a caboose but the same cozy feel and this one was free! Here's an artistic...
Forum: Touring
10-29-20, 09:29 PM
Replies: 1,391
Views: 215,250
Posted By Doug64

British Columbia, Canada ...

British Columbia, Canada
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Forum: Touring
10-27-20, 11:58 AM
Replies: 1,391
Views: 215,250
Posted By robow

A friend and I riding into the early morning fog...

A friend and I riding into the early morning fog recently.

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Forum: Touring
10-24-20, 03:25 PM
Replies: 1,391
Views: 215,250
Posted By cyclezealot

what a year. only solo rides. this year's the west coast of Mich and Mackinac Island.

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Forum: Touring
10-24-20, 10:31 AM
Replies: 1,391
Views: 215,250
Posted By Happy Feet

Hwy 5a between Kamloops and Merrit ...

Hwy 5a between Kamloops and Merrit

http://i.imgur.com/4vrgPuch.jpg (https://imgur.com/4vrgPuc)
Forum: Touring
10-23-20, 09:50 PM
Replies: 1,391
Views: 215,250
Posted By Doug64

Canada ...

Canada
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Forum: Touring
10-19-20, 09:07 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,285
Posted By imi

Part of the ítouring legsí thing for me is, I...

Part of the ítouring legsí thing for me is, I think, even a mental adaptation to going slower when fully loaded.

It takes me a day or two to accept that Iím not flying across the countryside as...
Forum: Touring
10-19-20, 08:02 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,285
Posted By djb

Balto--ya, the "touring legs" , for me anyway, is...

Balto--ya, the "touring legs" , for me anyway, is a real factor. Like you, I commute a fair amount, almost every day, but Ive learned now to really expect when riding loaded that I need to work into...
10-18-20, 06:35 PM
Replies: 1,381
Views: 250,856
Posted By Hypno Toad

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Forum: Touring
10-18-20, 08:35 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,285
Posted By djb

Balto, Tourists photo and comments about space...

Balto, Tourists photo and comments about space and whatnot pretty much mirrors my packing experience, although on my aug 5 dayish trip, I did make an effort to reduce stuff a bit here and there.
I...
Forum: Touring
10-17-20, 07:35 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,285
Posted By djb

Balto, I get the whole not wanting to go into...

Balto, I get the whole not wanting to go into restaurants.
You shouldn't say wuss, you are being reasonable, informed, responsible. and considerate to others in society. Not to mention the only way...
Forum: Touring
10-17-20, 04:49 AM
Replies: 1,391
Views: 215,250
Posted By str

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Forum: Touring
10-16-20, 03:39 PM
Replies: 1,391
Views: 215,250
Posted By Happy Feet

Overlooking Columbia Lake, Kootenays BC. The...

Overlooking Columbia Lake, Kootenays BC. The start of the Columbia River system that terminates in Oregon.

http://i.imgur.com/tQlcLcuh.jpg (https://imgur.com/tQlcLcu)
Forum: Touring
10-12-20, 12:57 PM
Replies: 1,391
Views: 215,250
Posted By str

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Forum: Touring
10-10-20, 09:14 PM
Replies: 1,391
Views: 215,250
Posted By Doug64

That is one tough little pine tree growing on...

That is one tough little pine tree growing on that lava rock.

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Forum: Mid-Atlantic
10-04-20, 09:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 313
Posted By Bicicletta89

Rode down Rock Creek Parkway in a car the other...

Rode down Rock Creek Parkway in a car the other day and saw that theyíve plowed the sand off the paved bike path. Was happy to see it since thatís my preferred route to get to Georgetown.
Forum: Touring
10-04-20, 09:09 AM
Replies: 1,391
Views: 215,250
Posted By indyfabz

Somewhere between Cumberland, MD, and Bedford,...

Somewhere between Cumberland, MD, and Bedford, PA.


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Forum: Touring
09-25-20, 08:34 AM
Replies: 1,391
Views: 215,250
Posted By Happy Feet

Hwy 1a. Banff, AB. The road between Banff and...

Hwy 1a. Banff, AB.
The road between Banff and Castle Junction was closed this year to vehicle traffic, allowing cyclists and hikers carefree access to the hwy.

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Forum: Touring
09-24-20, 09:09 AM
Replies: 1,391
Views: 215,250
Posted By djb

coincidentally I was riding along in Alberta and...

coincidentally I was riding along in Alberta and ran into Happy, took a quick snap (4 second exposure, f 13.7) of him at work.
...
Forum: Touring
09-15-20, 07:12 PM
Replies: 1,391
Views: 215,250
Posted By indyfabz

Earlier this afternoon I was relaxing in a patio...

Earlier this afternoon I was relaxing in a patio chair at tonightís campground.

...
Forum: Touring
09-06-20, 03:21 PM
Replies: 1,391
Views: 215,250
Posted By PedalingWalrus

2 night trip to the Allagash Wilderness

There are abandoned Locomotives in the middle of Allagash wilderness in the middle of nowhere. Apparently a missguided idea of transporting unassembled locomotives to the middle of frozen northern...
Forum: Touring
09-06-20, 12:17 PM
Replies: 1,391
Views: 215,250
Posted By CMAW

A few from "celtic" Spain, in the north west. ...

A few from "celtic" Spain, in the north west.
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Forum: Touring
09-05-20, 10:50 PM
Replies: 1,391
Views: 215,250
Posted By Doug64

Icefield Parkway, Alberta, Canada ...

Icefield Parkway, Alberta, Canada

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Forum: Touring
08-28-20, 10:34 AM
Replies: 1,391
Views: 215,250
Posted By Doug64

Icefield Parkway, Alberta, Canada ...

Icefield Parkway, Alberta, Canada

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Forum: Touring
08-26-20, 03:25 AM
Replies: 1,391
Views: 215,250
Posted By str

Albarraicin, Spain ...

Albarraicin, Spain



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08-24-20, 10:19 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 6,347
Posted By jay4usc

Seriously? Why donít you ask the doctors and...

Seriously? Why donít you ask the doctors and nurses who are treating COVID patience. You should speak with a medical professional so you will understand how virus are transmitted.
08-24-20, 11:04 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,147
Posted By bOsscO

Most/all of our off road trails are crushed...

Most/all of our off road trails are crushed granite. Looks like this in the summer and winter....
Forum: Touring
08-21-20, 09:04 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,273
Posted By staehpj1

I did the 300 mile round trip drive to pick up...

I did the 300 mile round trip drive to pick up the Wenonah Escapade yesterday and got out on the local lake this morning for a test paddle. It is a really sweet boat and in pretty much new condition...
Forum: Touring
08-19-20, 05:27 PM
Replies: 1,391
Views: 215,250
Posted By gerryl

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A cool rail to trail conversion in France near Le Puy...
08-19-20, 09:10 AM
Replies: 59,068
Views: 8,715,043
Posted By WGB

Gotta respect the phrase "Open to any reasonable...

Gotta respect the phrase "Open to any reasonable offer". I suspect it could use nicer parts but for a shiny bike frame and forks, sub $200 isn't bad.......
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08-16-20, 08:32 PM
Replies: 1,381
Views: 250,856
Posted By djkashuba

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Islands In The Sky (https://flic.kr/p/2jx4qWS) by djk762 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/djk762/), on...
Forum: Touring
08-16-20, 02:14 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,273
Posted By staehpj1

Thanks. I almost went that route a couple years...

Thanks. I almost went that route a couple years ago and got distracted with other things. I think maybe I'll give it a go now. In these covid times it seems like an activity where I can get out...
08-14-20, 09:29 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,799
Posted By autonomy

- So, I've done 165 miles on the big 50mm GK...

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So, I've done 165 miles on the big 50mm GK SK+s and the verdict is... I love them.
They feel slower, but at 40-50PSI I have had no trouble beating Strava records I've set on this same bike with...
Forum: Touring
08-05-20, 05:53 PM
Replies: 1,391
Views: 215,250
Posted By Doug64

This picture has a story behind it. My wife...

This picture has a story behind it.

My wife and I were skiing in Bend, Oregon in March of 2007. It was the same year we were planning to ride across the U.S. roughly following US Highway 20, the...
Forum: Touring
07-09-20, 06:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,813
Posted By PedalingWalrus

Thanks for the tip. I will try a pair

Thanks for the tip. I will try a pair
Forum: Touring
07-09-20, 03:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,813
Posted By PedalingWalrus

LOL it wasnít me. I detected the potential...

LOL

it wasnít me. I detected the potential situation early enough 😀

plus I live in Maine...everything shrinks here
Forum: Touring
07-04-20, 05:08 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,230
Posted By jamawani

But you live in a civilized country.

But you live in a civilized country.
01-16-20, 06:48 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,192
Posted By LBCwanabe

Pics of the Marins ...

Pics of the Marins

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Forum: Commuting
12-27-19, 11:32 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,325
Posted By Korina

Exactly! Starting is the hard part! Once I'm...

Exactly! Starting is the hard part! Once I'm rolling it's fine, it's just getting there I have issues with. It's hardest this time of year, when it's cold and pitch black outside. When I'm riding...
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