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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
    I often do the same, adding some extra distance to my commute! How longer it is that way for you?
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    1099 days ago
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  • DDOORN
    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!

    Don
    1139 days ago
  • ALISONCHRISTIAN
    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!
    1141 days ago
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