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Riding with the wild turkeys

Friday, August 16, 2013

The morning weather was perfect so I added a little extra distance to my morning commute to the office. Took a route out of town that I hadn't ridden in over a year. It's a nice quiet country road so almost no traffic. The route is rather hilly but I've been riding fairly consistently for the past few weeks so I was ready for a challenge. Lot's of wildlife out and about along the way but the highlight was riding alongside a flock of wild turkeys as they ducked into the woods.

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HAKAPES 9/27/2013 8:53AM

    I often do the same, adding some extra distance to my commute! How longer it is that way for you?
How was September for you in terms of healthy living?

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DDOORN 8/18/2013 11:17PM

    Love it when I take "the long way" to get someplace...and the wildlife is always a welcome added delight to a ride, lucky you!


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    Isn't it amazing how encountering wildlife never gets old? I live in the country but I still get a thrill when a doe runs across the road, I spot a coyote making his way across a pasture or I spot some wild turkeys ambling along a creek valley. Thanks for the reminder!

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DEJAMQ 8/16/2013 12:28PM


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