Sunday, November 30, 2014

Turn About

...is fair play, so the bike content is here today, and so is the geocaching.

I hauled the bike out to The Ted bike path again today, but parking at the Albertson's off of Camino Del Sur.  Because there is a geocache there.  And learned that if one is going to use the phone app for geocaching, one really ought to bring the phone along on the trip.  Found the cache anyway, because I totally rock.  And it was an LPC hide.

Fortunately I had the main body of caches loaded into the GPSr, and still had the printed list from yesterday.

At the entry point to the bike path I saw one of the guys from Anywhere Bicycle Repair setting up a pit stop for cyclists, with water and bananas.  A whole LOT of bananas! I talked to him for minute, and remembered they helped me out at the Bike To Work Prolog way back in 2010.  I would recommend them, and remember, they come to you!  And they also have a repair shop.

I didn't take a banana, because remember, the doc said I need to LOWER my potassium.  Instead I headed west on the path and found seven caches.  Then I turned around and retraced my ride, finding the pen I dropped at one of caches, thank goodness, as it is the last of my gel pens.

And when I got back to the vehicle I drove home.

I rode about 5.5 miles today, and found eight geocaches, which should put me at 2,980 "career" finds.

That's it for now!

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