Saturday, July 12, 2008

And Now For Something Sort Of Different

For something different, I did The Boring Ride today. All long, straight road, with bike lanes. Except where they don't, and aren't.

Put on tons of sunblock, but there wasn't a lot of sun until I got nearly home. Then it kind of laser beamed me a bit.

Took a side-trip to the historic old Sweetwater Bridge, over the historic Sweetwater River, a photo-op if I never saw one!

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Oh, look, I'm smiling! Can you tell?

The main drag in these parts, Highway 94, used to travel across this bridge until a few years ago.

Over in beautiful La Mesa (The Jewels Of The Hills), there are these rain channeling trenches. I have a fear of biking into one.

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These suckers a filled to the brim with rushing water during our rainy season day, I'm sure.

Put about 20 miles on Jamis today. That brings the week to 104 miles.

Later!

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