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... good to be home.Summary:
7/23-8/9 (18 days)
7,593 total miles
20 different states
24 total states (we rode thru Illinois, Indiana, Ohio and of course Pa. twice - when we went out and when we came back)
Averaged about 9 1/2-11 hours a day in saddle (except 1 day in San Francisco)
2 tender butts, red faces and tired bodies.
One VERY dirty bike
A mountain of laundry
Too many bills to count
He hit the road right after grabbing a bite and filling up the gas. We have about a 4 to 5 hour drive ahead of us and I'm determined to do it in less. I am amazed at how beautiful the state of New York is. I think you always think of the city and forget about the state. We came through Geneva and Seneca valley on the way to Watkins glen. It overlooked Seneca lake and was lined with vineyard after vineyard all overlooking the lake at varying heights. It was very nice and extremely ...
... It was dripping sweat nasty today, the knifes edge was awesome tho! It seemed like the first 10 miles went by super quick...then we started to stop and talk ... :) .... and it went down hill for the mileage! But after a big boost from some great trail magic, we made it quickly to town - where we were pleasantly surprised by a quick ride to town! Amazingly a guy stopped on the side of the road - when the traffic light was green for his lane, don't worry, ...
... a chock shake that I drank half of. Steve had Deluxe hamburger with onion rigs and fried eggplant Great meal $65 for 5.
The GPS took us on all back roads coming home and then into a loop around Hass rd, Windsor Castle rd and some other road hence the title of this blog - we needed to reset it and pretend were going to DC until we got onto a numbered route Gabrielle was familiar with.
Dinner at ...
... person brings something to eat and the artist shows you around their studio and talks about their work. This time the artist was Bernette Rudolf and almost her whole apartment has been taken over by the studio. I'd guess she's in her eighties and she was quite a character - said she didn't have space for a husband (3 had died already) and she only had time for boyfriends if they were happy to only see her on the weekends! On Monday, 31 March, Sylwia came over for dinner ...