The trip is getting easier, I wasn’t prepared this time, but things went well nonetheless. I got a “bike computer” which is just a digital odometer and measured the ride today. Averaging 10mph up (fierce headwind) and 14 mph back, my whole trip was about 22.5 miles. I MAY take on the 27 mile trip on saturday when there will be less traffic on the roads. gMaps says it is 2:24 but I know for a fact I will get lost.
Tomorrow is first Friday and I need to leave the free beer party at TechShop in order to troll art and the street festival.
Here are some pics from my latest Alviso trip. Some of what I like about it comes across brilliantly.
I was surrounded by water on all sides:
um and I have a thing for trains: