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Disappearing act

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Well, kind of.

I'm packing up to leave for a couple weeks. Next week, I'll be pedaling my butt across the great state of Nebraska. 455 miles in 7 days. Can't wait!! It's going to be hard work, but so much fun at the same time.

This will be the first tour I'm doing that I will be staying completely in tents along the way. I did cheat and I hired the tent service. They will have my tent set up for me with an air mattress, lawn chair and fresh towels every evening. My thought was that I didn't want to have to ride all day in the rain and have to set up my tent in the rain, too. This way, I can just relax when I get there. (Looking at the weather forecast, it looks like hot weather with a slight chance of thunderstorms once in a while. I can do that!)

I'll be in the middle of nowhere most of the time. Not taking my computer at all. I'll have my smart phone, so I'll try to check in once in a while if I can.

Catch you later!

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DDOORN 5/31/2012 10:43PM

    Awesome deal! I saw the Massachusetts ride across the state had a tent service deal too...when I read that I thought: now that's the ONLY way you're going to get me camping on a bike tour...lol! I am NOT going to tow all that stuff with me...ugh!

Looking forward to hearing all about it and how that tent service deal works out for you too!

Don

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BOBINVA 5/31/2012 11:48AM

    I have never heard of a tent service. How cool.
Sounds like a great ride.
Hope you have a safe trip and a lot of fun.

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CHRISKENANDKIDS 5/30/2012 9:55PM

    How super awesome and hard at the same time! And fun! Have a GREAT time! :)

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MYLADY4 5/30/2012 9:16PM

    Sound so cool. Make sure to take lots of pictures and have a GREAT time!!!!

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1CRAZYDOG 5/30/2012 9:09PM

    Sounds like a wonderful challenge! Take care.




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BAILEYS7OF9 5/30/2012 2:19PM

    Oh great idea on the tent service! Makes it more inticing!

have a great time!
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PAMNANGEL 5/30/2012 1:30PM

    Cool. Didn't know there was such a thing as a tent service.

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SKINNYPOWELL1 5/30/2012 1:03PM

    Sounds like a super challenging trip, can't wait to hear all about your biking adventures, make sure to take a camera, I love pics. I definitely would have gotten the tent service, nice they have that. Enjoy your trip, I'm sure it will be the most fun you've ever had. WOW, pedal on girlie, I'll be thinking of you across the miles.

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