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It Was Wet Then It Wasn’t

Wellsville, NY to East Aurora, NY

While the title of this update essentially sums up the day, it’s not really a FULLY accurate assessment of the day. Yes, it was wet and then it wasn’t. But in between there was a progression from wet, to very wet, to VERY REALLY wet. And then it wasn’t. AtRead More…

Goodbye Pennsylvania

Wellsboro, PA to Wellsville, NY

The advantage to yesterday’s extended ride was that today would be a short ride. I mean, I guess it didn’t have to be and I could’ve just gone further but I already made arrangements with a host so I decided to stick with that plan. Due to the shorter distanceRead More…

The Problem With Philadelphia

At the risk of bringing attention to the obvious, there has once again been a significant dearth (which is clearly worse than a unquantified dearth) of updates since my return to Philadelphia. Part of that has been because there really hasn’t been very much blog-worthy activity … at least, notRead More…

States of Change

Hancock, NY to Scranton, PA

Upon stepping out of my motel room this morning, it was pretty apparent that cycle tourists were outnumbered by fishermen by at least 3 to 1. And given the number of signs for fishing tours and such, I’m guessing that ratio was likely MUCH higher. Not saying that’s a goodRead More…

Feet Back On The Ground (or Pedals)

Cooperstown, NY to Hancock, NY

This morning began with mixed emotions. On the upside, my leg felt reasonably good when I woke up. It certainly wasn’t at 100%. And, sure, I hadn’t tested it on the bike yet. But I was pretty confident it wasn’t going to be a significant issue. On the downside, todayRead More…

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