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Old 06-03-09, 08:13 PM
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Originally Posted by TBaGZ View Post
We have ZERO cool roads around here in swfl. Everything is flat and straight
What's wrong with flat and straight? Sometimes it's all I want......
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Old 06-03-09, 08:25 PM
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Coming down Torrey Pines?
That's at the end of Catalina, at the Cabrillo Monument in Point Loma, on the way down to the old light house and tide pools.
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canyon, ca.


oakland, ca.
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Oh, those NZ pics are making me cry!
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Some roads around central Alberta last fall ...













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The route along the "Going to the Sun Rd" up to Logan Pass from West Glacier, Glacier National Park?

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Old 06-03-09, 08:51 PM
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i wish there were some hills around me. beautiful pictures by everyone by the way!



yup, all flat here.
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Old 06-03-09, 09:25 PM
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Originally Posted by Tequila Joe View Post
The route along the "Going to the Sun Rd" up to Logan Pass from West Glacier, Glacier National Park?
Sure is.... good call! From last summers cross country bicycle tour.

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North Cascade Hwy... Washington State.
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Originally Posted by kyakdiver View Post
Sure is.... good call! From last summers cross country bicycle tour.
I'll be riding up to Logan Pass in July when I will be camping near West Glacier.
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The treacherous backwoods of Ulster County. {gulp}





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Originally Posted by Tequila Joe View Post
I'll be riding up to Logan Pass in July when I will be camping near West Glacier.
Your going to have a great time. I really enjoyed the park. It was my first time visiting it. The ride up Logan is pretty amazing. Last summer it was very torn up. Big chunks of gravel riding and muddy patches. Hope it's in better shape this summer for you.
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WOW to all of the above.

Living in an urban environment you have to wait until the GP circus is in town and the roads are closed:



I had a blast riding around the track.

This was taken on a usually busy road but on Chinese New Years:



That's as quite as it ever gets.
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Bear Creek Road, north of Orinda, CA










Grizzly Peak, Berkeley/Oakland, CA (BF Ride)









South Gate Road, Mount Diablo State Park, Walnut Creek, CA

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Hittles Mile Rd, VA:


Climbing up to Skyline Drive:


Skyline Drive:


Fort Valley Rd:
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Old 06-04-09, 04:39 AM
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That's an awesome picture.
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Mokum.



Outside of Mokum.



Valporola.



On the way to Laruns.



outside of Laruns.



Aubisque.



on the way to Castelsarrasin.




Dordogne.
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base of the Mortirolo.



near the top.



beginning of the Stelvio.





Stelvio.



Ardennes.



top of the Wanne.
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A couple from close to home:


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