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Walking old Rt. 66

Thursday, June 13, 2013

I've decided to do a virtual walk of old Rt. 66 going East to West. I've traveled on the old road in spots a few times while traveling for work. It's a neat bit of history, so I figure why not walk it. It's a long walk, over 2000 miles, but I have lots of time. Using Google Maps and Google Earth I can track my route and even zoom in and see what's around where I stop. This could be a fun walk. I'll post my progress periodically and we'll see how long it takes me to get to the end. So I've added up my miles since I started Spark and am at about 50. I've entered Joliet, Il.
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  • GRACEANNE46
    That's a great idea! I am using the website exercise.lbl.gov to track my virtual walk across the U.S. although it has been a few weeks since I logged my miles.
    There is also a team on Sparkpeople for this walk.
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    I hope you have a great "trip"

    1198 days ago
  • NEW2004
    Great idea. Sounds like it will be a lot of fun. emoticon
    1200 days ago
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