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Old 2018-01-04, 06:14 PM   #10456
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The last leg of a converted railroad grade from McMillin to Buckley has been completed, and the trail is GORGEOUS! It follows a meandering river, occasionally crossing it via a series of rebuilt bridges that offer some fine views. The 30-mile trip makes a perfect distance for a winter afternoon's unicycle workout. The path has been thoughfully designed, with rest stops, trailside espresso shack, and several calendar-worthy hamlets in case you feel like exploring / lunching. If you're in the Seattle area, give it a try. ]
YooNee, thanks a lot for posting this -- looks like a beauty!
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Old 2018-01-04, 06:27 PM   #10457
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Here's a photo from one of my rides this past weekend. Temps in the 70s! (But no rain, unfortunately.)
Question: I put the colored spoke covers on for a holiday parade a couple weeks back, and haven't removed them. I'm of two opinions -- I like the added visibility (less chance of being run over while road riding), but worry about adding to the dreaded "circus/clown" appearance. Any opinions? Thx!
I think they look pretty sweet to be honest. The multi colours even per-spoke is a nice touch I wouldn't be fooled by any perceived 'safety' they provide though.
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Old 2018-01-09, 11:58 AM   #10458
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Old 2018-01-10, 05:28 AM   #10459
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I like the added visibility (less chance of being run over while road riding), but worry about adding to the dreaded "circus/clown" appearance. Any opinions? Thx!
If you take them off, is it still a unicycle? 'nuff said.
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I wouldn't be fooled by any perceived 'safety' they provide though.
Visibility is safety. It should make him at least a little more visible, and if they are reflective, might make a big difference at night.
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Old 2018-01-12, 02:48 PM   #10460
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Picture from a few days ago. Finally got warm enough to go for a ride (-10C).
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Old 2018-01-15, 02:38 AM   #10461
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What's going on in the "teddy" regions?
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Old 2018-01-15, 09:09 PM   #10462
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Old 2018-01-16, 08:56 AM   #10463
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Will the next photo be about the Ascent?
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Old 2018-01-18, 10:33 PM   #10464
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I'm pretty sure the Eskimos call this "get-winded-on-a-unicycle-really-quickly snow."
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sorry..!! i don't have photos
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Nearly one year ago in Portland. What fun!
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