Jan. SC & GA riding?

Discussion in 'Recumbent bicycles' started by Carol Cohen, Jan 22, 2003.

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  1. Carol Cohen

    Carol Cohen Guest

    I and my Toureasy will be driving down to FL in January and since I'm driving solo, I will take
    several extra days to get there, with stops on the way down and up.

    Maybe 2-hour maximum, cool-weather rides? Anybody in coastal or flat SC and GA interested in meeting
    me for a short bent ride, to introduce me to your area? I give great a.r.b.r. write-ups!

    It all depends on the weather, though -- has to be at least 50 degrees and dry. Let me know. I'm
    cheerful and not a competitive biker (i.e., I'm slo-o-ow).

    And also, if you can't make it, want to recommend rides and websites for SC and GA biking?

    C.C.,Rider 2000 Toureasy
     
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  2. Steve In Sc

    Steve In Sc Guest

    Hi Carol. I ride a VRex in Columbia, SC. However, Charleston is a wonderful, historic city, and I
    suggest that you try to hook with someone down there. The local club addy is
    www.coastalcyclists.com. Savannah is right off I-95, and is another great place to ride. Click on
    "links" at Coastal Cyclists website for addys on all the clubs in the area. So please enjoy our fine
    state, and try some of the local coastal cusine, ya hear.
     
  3. Carol Cohen

    Carol Cohen Guest

    Hey there, Steve, thanks for the advice! Now I'm already finding various trails & maps on the
    internet and am still looking for recumbent bikers in the area. Having once flown to Charleston one
    November and driven all the way out to Hunting Island State Park, then down to Savannah, I know how
    wonderful it is. Plus, seeing parts of Byeewwwwfurt in Forrest Gump.

    As for the coastal cuisine, shrimp makes great pedaling fuel! And a lot quieter than our local
    specialty, Boston baked beans.

    C.C.

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  4. Carol Cohen

    Carol Cohen Guest

    I found 2 good rides posted (in previous years) by Doug Huffman. Both are in Mt. Pleasant, just
    north of Charleston. Scenic, somewhat rural, they sound really good. I'll try at least one of them
    and also Jekyll or St. Simons Island, GA.

    I'm looking forward to this trip. Too bad no coastal recumbent a.r.b.r's are available for short
    rides; I would've loved to meet some of you.

    C.C.
     
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