Eating peaches on the beaches

I took the rental car back and rode Heyoka back to the hotel. Rode the scenic route along A1A. St. Augustine is pretty bike friendly with lots of bike lanes and wide shoulders. The drivers are courteous and give you room for the most part. Spending the day trying to get the waypoints and points of interest uploaded to my Garmin GPS.

Here’s the ride from the rental place:

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Here’s a panoramic shot of the beach. I’ll get some closer pix when I’m not wearing my bicycle shoes:

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Also stopped in a bicycle shop — Island Life. I talked to a nice guy named Dave there and bought a couple more water bottles.

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  1. Hi, Lee
    50 miles is a great day, even tho 10 were unintentional. That cut looks nasty. You’re seeing FL alright. Why the turn southward, instead of north from St. Aug? Have fun,
    Kevin

    • Hey Kevin, I’m using the Adventure Cycling maps and sometimes I think they just like taking the long way around! They try to avoid big highways. So, far most all of the riding has been on 2 lane country roads. I may experiment with taking some shorter routes, but I’m pretty much directionally challenged, so, not sure how it will turn out.

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