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Old 05-08-20, 08:04 AM
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Originally Posted by Jim from Boston View Post
I LIKED the above particular travelogue by rod because riding through Medford, Winchester, and the Fellsway is a favorite ride I donít do too often since most of my riding is south of Boston through many roads well-known to our OP, @sherbornpeddler.

Governor Street was a particularly pleasant discovery.
.FYA, I found this post from 2013:
Originally Posted by rholland1951 View Post
Only had an hour to ride today. Tried something new, extending a recent ride out the Mystic Valley Parkway to South Border Road in Winchester with a return on Governor's Avenue, High Street, and River Street in Medford.

This made for a 9-mile loop, with an interesting mix of parkway, suburban, and urban riding conditions, one long, steep (11%) climb, lots of rolling hills, 663' of climbing, and some new insights into Medford, a city I've lived next to for decades, but never much explored.


This ride feels like a keeper, with a lot of variety packed into an hour, a less homogeneous alternative to my standard 10-mile Minuteman thing. It may also be the beginning of more rides that go East, rather than West.

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