The morning appointment is complete - the afternoon appointment just
called to cancel - 8pm is the evening appt - plenty of time to enjoy the
warm weather !
Here's an annotated overview of the route
(you may need to scroll right to see the full image)
If you have StreetAtlas or WayPoint+ you may download zoomable track information
OK - Will Do. . .
Start of the Stagecoach Trail (heading West entering Lena, IL)
Between Lena and Warren IL
A nice left-hander
Over the River and Through the Woods to....
a nice upsloaping right turn
West of Scales Mount - you're riding the ridge with a nice view on either
side and twists everywhere
Downtown Galena IL
(tourist / antiquers trap)
Awaiting BNSF Southbound
BNSF Northbound along the Mississippi
Riding South along the Mississippi
White in the center is snow at the Chestnut Mountain Ski Resort
Chestnut Mountain - at the bottom of the hill
Down by the river
Now that's some hill !!!
(not to mention a truck that can go up it)
Spot is just North of Chestnut Mountain ski resort
Nice tree lined section
One of those spots where following the power poles to assume where the
road is - may get you into trouble.