I ran into Al at one of the historic sites. He it's traveling to Pittsburgh from Dulles. We had a lot to exchange but agreed the CO portion of the route was the most convenient we had seen. The proliferation of free services and easy camping would make this a real confidence builder for a novice.
This is a shameless attempt to save the the most advanced civilization in
history from imminent self destruction by eliminating carbon emission,
dependence on foreign sources of fuel,obesity, hypertension and diabetes.
Cycling accomplishes all those things at once and helps us develop a better
understanding of ourselves, each other and our relationship to the cosmos.
Oh, horse puckey!
I like to ride bikes, have been doing it all my life.
The rest of that crap is just a fringe benefit,
and the blogosphere gives me a chance to share my interior
monologue with virtual rather than imaginary friends.