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Day 3 was a mixed bag of riding on BAK. The first half of the day included joyful downhills with a tailwind into Hill City. We paid for that by zagging back southward to get to Plainville, though.

The moderately hilly 62 miles (100 km) is detailed at Garmin Connect or at Ride With GPS.

Each thumbnail below links to a much larger image of about 5 MB in size.

Leaving WaKeeney.






One of the coolest bikes on the tour.


Try not to make a pig of yourself at the SAG.





The SAG near Palco was was welcome for shade, cool fruit, and turning out of the wind.









Quaint but rather sad abandonded buidings in Zurich.


"Urban Boundary"




I scored a shady spot for my tent!




The daily map of Bubba's tent city.

Food offerings near the school.


Memorial and gazebo in the park.


Keeping it clean.

Typical BAK charging station.





Mixed wild berry pie.

Only authorized personnel will survive either the weather or the apocalypse.

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