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Last Big Trip of 2011

This will probably be the last “big trip” of 2011. I’m sure I’ll get the urge to do some shorter rides, maybe 20 to 50 miles on weekends. But...
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Richmond

The First Pit Stop

First pit stop. It’s a place I’ve been before. It’s called Henry’s. A true hole in the wall restaurant stuck on the far side of West Jefferson. Almost exactly...
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Room #9

(I’m picturing smooth jazz sax and a sultry smoky voice singing…) Come and stay any time …In Room Numbah Nine
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Highway Wars

The first part is showing you US 40 where I’m riding. (I’ll be on US 40 the entire way.) I pan over to Interstate 70. I wanted to give...
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The $30 room

When you go into a situation where you have low — or no — expectations, generally, you won’t be disppointed. Such was the case here. At $30 per night,...
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Halfway point today

Started off at 9ish this morning. Was in the mid 40s when I woke up at 7ish. Decided to wait until it was at least in the 50s. It’s...
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Springfield to Richmond

Ooooo. Over 5000 calories burned. I see cheesecake in my future … Finished Cycle: Sep 17, 2011 3:28:58 PMRoute: New RouteGoogle Maps URL: http://maps.google.com/?q=http://share.abvio.com/fc28/825e/4e37/b4c1/Cyclemeter-Cycle-20110917-0858.kmlShortened Google Maps URL: http://j.mp/qmva2hImport URL:...
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