Don’t need a weatherman to know which way the wind blows.

10 to 20 mph headwinds until late this afternoon made for a chilly ride. On relatively flat country, I could only ride about 6 to 8 mph. It made for a long day. And on top of that, my GPS and I had a disagreement and I rode an extra 10 miles or so. Tomorrow the winds are WSW which is more of a sideways tail wind, so it should be better. Most of today’s ride was on I-10, so not a lot of photo opportunities. I did cross the continental divide! Here’s the map from today and some pictures.

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Here’s a friendly dog in the laundromat from yesterday. Her name is Zelda.IMG_2483


Cold this morning. About 45 degrees. IMG_2485 IMG_2491 IMG_2492 IMG_2493

IMG_2494 IMG_2496 IMG_2497 Stopped at this little gift store for lunch, but no luck. All they had was gee dunks.IMG_2498 Saw this car waiting for service.IMG_2499


Looks like they’ve been waiting a long time.IMG_2501 IMG_2505 Here’s one of the many border patrol officers I saw along the way. This one was checking the fences for signs of illegal crossings. IMG_2507

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This sign was at a rest stop on I-10.IMG_2563 I think this is the Yucca plant.IMG_2564 IMG_2565 IMG_2569

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