You know you’ve been spending a lot of time with your bike when 60 miles on the route sheet means it’s a short day! There is little wind and decent road surfaces and we make good time.
Start City: Shepherd, TX
End city: Silsbee, TX
Total miles to date: 1867
Days in Texas: 18
Miles in Texas: 1017
Pedaling time: 3 hours, 38 minutes
Avg. speed: 16.7 mph
Feet climbed: 800
Fatigue factor: 4 out of 10
Wind: NW 5-10 mph, favorable for the entire day
Road condition: 4 out of 5
Temperature extremes: 45 at ride start, 70 at ride finish
Tomorrow: we cross a state line, and get the heck out of Texas! Will they invite us back?
Track us in real time and see where we are right now: http://tinyurl.com/rogerandeve