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Jun 21, 2008 - a mixed bag of events today

A mixed bag of events today – riding in two groups of mountains and in the Shenandoah Valley, enjoying an unexpected geology lesson, touring an inventor’s farm, visiting a grist mill, and wandering around an elegant resort hotel. Our three favorite roads for today? Rt. 56, the Tye River Turnpike aiding us to get to the lower Shenandoah Valley, wound around over an unidentified Blue Ridge Mt. and was superb – new pavement, no traffic, and tons of curves. I saw some more waterfalls in the rocky creeks along the roadway, and a lone deer...

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