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I just spent an hour writing a cool post about my awesome ride from Cleveland to Winchester, VA but I didn't save the draft and the internet ******* out on me. No auto save on the mobile version?! Arrgghh... Anyway, it was pure genius of course and possibly the best thing ever written in the history of mankind. I can not possibly hope to recreate …
... countryside around here, and some great views from the top of the Blueridge mountains. Emily saw the ass end of a bear on the drive in so we were hoping for some bear action. It wasn't to be sadly, but we did get a great shot of an eagle of some sort, firstly on the ground, and then as he took off with his dinner in his talons. Poor squirrell!
Our next adventure was hitting the road to hike Old Rag mountain with Ian, Kelsey and Wills. ...
... was in denial, he decided that it must be out of fuel. The tow truck he sent to pick it up an hour later would indicate that he was mistaken! Haha, gotta love second hand car dealers!
A last ditch attempt on the way home, we decided to stop and test drive the old green van outside someones house. We jumped in and headed out the road....and once again just laughed. It was perfect! Felt great from the minute we sat in ...
... can not lead to a positive outcome!
My plan is to be on the bikes at 8:30am. My assumption is that we will ride about 10 miles per hour – somewhat slow because it is on a trail, and then take a 15 minutes snack/stretch break every hour.
On day 1 Xiu is going to meet us at Harpers Ferry, which is a 65 mile ride, so my rough calculation is that we will be on bikes for about 8 hours and arrive at 4:30. Well, ...
... to all of you who came along with us. We loved the comments and looked forward to them everyday.
The answer to my posing question is: YES! There Is Gold in Them There Hills.
Orcas - Check. (Turns out Orcas are really porpoises not whales. And not killers at all.)
Humpbacks - Check.
Calving Glaciers - ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed