Holiday Inn Express Claypool Hill
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Our ride today took us into Virginia. We started in California and we have traveled through eight states in between. I have traveled in one less state than the group, and they have done many more miles, roughly 1200 more than me. Nevertheless, we are all just as tired at this point in the ride. Yes, we are on a mission to complete our cross country trip so at times we do not go into detail ......we Eat, Sleep and ...
... of men with weapons in their hands and keep the windows up." Lots of Deliverance jokes. Face timed with Scott. He mentioned a disease that camels are giving to humans, MRSA, and we all started dying laughing. We had been teasing Fred all day about his camel fetish. Scott just looked at us like we were drunk old people. We tried to explain but the humor got lost in ...
... the Green Bank National Radio Observatory, and the Snowshoe Ski Mountain. Within four hours driving they are in Washington, DC, home of their kids and granddaughter.
Sunday, July the 21st, our 31st day of our trip, we sadly leave Cass and ride to Abingdon, VA. Near Richwood, WV it rained for 30 minutes, we couldn't see the road so we pulled over, luckily this time we had our rain gear on.
... we bought some. Tim took an enormous hike in the morning, while I worked on the TOK book. Big event of the day was the drive-in, this one the Park Place (get it?) in Marion, Virginia. This is a highly commercialized venture, including an ice cream parlor and a miniature golf course. But despite the fact that they played the same "we're in desperate straits and need your help to raise money film (aside: all ...
... freaked me out a bit. I have been so anxious thinking that is going to rain and just wanting to lay day, that i havent focussed at all on hiking either. Instead i have only been focussing on getting to the shelter which is still far away and not helping morale. It just doesn't feel good. I think i need to slow down a bit and just try to relax. i did pass one great spot today where i could see all around me.
4 miles left of a 19 mile day
I AM REALLY ...
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