Monthly Archives: April 2015

2015 Bike Tour Leg 2 Route – Baton Rouge to Natchez

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2015 Bike Tour Leg 1 Route – New Orleans to Baton Rouge

To get started on this route, I located some advice on BikeForums.net here and here and solicited additional advice here, here, here, and here. Based on that information, I created the first version of my route. Being an SEC Football fan, I can’t go into Baton … Continue reading

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Losing Momentum

I’m not talking about momentum in any physical sense as I would expect any cyclist to be intimately familiar with rolling characteristics of his bike and hardly need any blog post to discuss it. I’m talking about figurative momentum: in … Continue reading

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Planning Begins for a 2015 Bike Tour

I concentrated on backpacking and running last year so I’ve not done a week-long bike tour since 2013. But my plan is to concentrate on cycling in 2015 and another bike tour is part of that plan. I’ve been very … Continue reading

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Create a Video from a Bike Route Tour Using Google Earth

This is part three of a three part series in which I show how to use Google Earth to create an automated flythrough tour, a curated tour, and a video of a tour. For background, please see my post on … Continue reading

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Create a Curated Tour from a Bike Route Using Google Earth

This is part two of a three part series in which I show how to use Google Earth to create an automated flythrough tour, a curated tour, and a video of a tour. For background, please see my post on … Continue reading

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Create an Automated Flythrough Tour from a Bike Route Using Google Earth

For some background to this, see my post on a comparison of bike route mapping websites. This is part one of a three part series in which I will show how to using Google Earth to create an automated flythrough … Continue reading

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