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Day 71 (5/10/13) West of Kentwood to Franklinton.

Thunderstorms and a call delayed my start this morning.  But the skies cleared and it turned out to be a pretty nice day.  The route continued to roll through Louisiana causing me to use more effort than I would like.  … Continue reading

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Day 70 (5/9/13) From the Mississippi to west of Chipola

We were camped quite a ways from my start so we got a late start today.  The roads on today’s route were a mixture of good to poor with, but most were smooth with rolling hills.  I thought Louisiana was … Continue reading

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Day 68 (5/7/13) Concluded an epic week for mileage

Day 68 started out on rough old LA route 1 just before Simmesport.  I slalomed my way through cracks and roughly patched road for most of the next 25 miles.  Fortunately there were so few cars that I could ride anywhere … Continue reading

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Day 67 (5/6/13) From West of Ville Platte to East of Hamburg

We left Cheryl and Ralph’s house a bit later than usual do to all the festivities.  I rode a couple of miles when I saw a tractor with a front end loader and a back hoe driving down the street … Continue reading

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Day 27 Climb to Silver City

Day 27 was started 10 degrees warmer than yesterday at 44 degrees.  I checked with knucklehead to see if he was on board with the route.  The dashboard of the GPS looked completely different.  The words were in some other … Continue reading

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Day 24(20 riding) One half of the Bell Curve

We spent our layover day on day 23 with Phyllis and Mike who graciously delivered my spare tires and tubes.  We went to 3 places in Globe in search of quality beer.  Best I could find was Fat Tire on … Continue reading

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