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Monday, July 26, 2010

We got a day off and took in a bike ride last week. I found out I am a little out of shape from the last time we visited that trail. It is a 6 mile trail with lots of hills up and down - some easy - some harder. Then we come back down a lot more quickly - esp since we take more pics going up making it a 12 mile trip. It is alongside a reservoir so we have the nice lake view and then go through the trees and see wildlife.
Here are some pics

starting out and heading up

I stopped because just ahead were a family of about 7 dear grazing along both sides of the road

A little closer view of the deer

on the move and going slow so dh can get a pic, lol!

nice view of the lake

me after the highest point - yep red faced, hot & out of shape - couldn't wait to get to that bench, rest and get some water...

dh on the way down

just a little humor - we often see speed limit signs for bike trails but not radar enforced lol!

Later we drove over along the coast and was gonna get on a trail there but it was cloudy misty and cool so we walked around the town instead. The next picture was a mural on the whole side of the building - Half Moon Bay is the area where they have the Maverick surf contest - this mural is so lifelike - looks like a real active wave - just had to snap a picture

It was a nice day off and we always love getting out for a ride or a walk on the beach.
Have a great day!
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    You captured the beauty of the day making me want to go along. Beautiful scenery with peaceful deer. NICE!!! emoticon
    3647 days ago
    Loved the HALF MOON BAY mural... very cool. Thanks for sharing!

    and... Watch your speed, the RADAR is watching you even on the bikes! LOL!
    3741 days ago
    Sounds wonderful!!! Glad you had such a great day! emoticon
    3784 days ago
    Good Job!!! I never could get into bicycling, probably because my balance ain't so hot
    3784 days ago
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    Loved the pics, it looks like a beautiful area.

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    3785 days ago
    Love your pics! I am just starting back to hubby and I are looking at a pair of schwinn hybrids - his and her - tonight. He hasn't really committed to riding but I can usually persuade him. I have been riding about 1 week and i am riding about 8 miles but I am on a really old bike that was my daughter's and the seat is so little. I grunt over every bump. You look like a pro! Ca looks beautiful. I am here in beautiful bucks county pa and I can't wait to get out and really ride. Happy biking!!
    3785 days ago
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