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Top 10 Indicators Your Bicycle Garmin Unit is Cheating on You with a Newer Model

10. Your GPS unit calls *this* a road: — 9. You indicate to “Avoid freeways” and it does…except in cases when the highway it leads you to happens to *also* be a freeway for several miles! — 8. Your Garmin … Continue reading

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Iowa City to Chicago

My summer ride continues.  Only a few days after the end of the RAGBRAI, I have left Iowa and continued on to Chicago, Illinois.  Despite a few horrendously rainy days, I was still able to take a few photos along … Continue reading

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This thing we call RAGBRAI 2/3

Below are just a few shots of some friends, new and old, that helped make RAGBRAI 2013 awesome.  Thanks. :) — — Enjoy and feel free to forward this on to anyone that might be interested. Thanks, Rob

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This thing we call RAGBRAI 1/3

For those of you wondering, RAGBRAI is the (Des Moins) Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa.  So it’s a bike ride.  With *tons* of people.  Some estimate ~8000 official riders and at least twice as many unofficial “bandits.”  There … Continue reading

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Crossing Iowa (E–>W) in Photos

A fleeting glimpse of Iowa.  As per usual, text included with the photos. Enjoy. — — Cheers, Rob

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Devonian Gorge, Corralville, IA

I’m playing catch-up since I finally found a computer that can read my card without deleting ALL MY PHOTOS! — Devonian Gorge, near Iowa City, IA, was uncovered in 1993 and further in 2008 by two successive floods which swept … Continue reading

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I Owe

A sassy lass, curvy form Endless gusty rants Crossed once, dare I cross encore? — Je suis arrivé à Omaha, NE. En traversant Iowa, il y avait beaucoup du maize, du vent et des collines. Peut être dans mes leçons … Continue reading

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