Day 3 was the longest ride of the trilogy… over 60 miles that captured so much of Florida’s landscape… from congested suburban Orlando to a lengthy shoulderless 60mph strip of asphalt through a rural stretch of grazing land to the Atlantic coast that beckoned in Cocoa Beach. I was running out of Florida, but still had some work to do.
Hey it’s the direct download link for The Pedalshift Project 155: Cross-Florida Bike Tour, Part 3 (mp3).
Have some bike touring or overnight stories to share? Send your pics, audio or a quick tweet – all welcome. Email the show at email@example.com or call the lightly-used Pedalshift voicemail line at (202) 930-1109.
The Journal: Cross-Florida Bike Tour, Part 3
Kissimmee, FL to Cocoa Beach, FL
Check out the full route at Ride with GPS
Miles biked 60.1
Miles of Nova Rd, the sweetest asphalt ever 31
Tranquil lilly pad stops 1
Nights spent on a boat 1
As always we like to close out the show with a special shoutout to the Pedalshift Society! Because of support from listeners like you, Pedalshift is a weekly bicycle touring podcast with a global community, expanding into live shows and covering new tours like this winter’s Cross-Florida bike tour! If you like what you hear, you can support the show for 5 bucks, 2 bucks or even a buck a month. And there’s one-shot and annual options if you’re not into the small monthly thing. Check it all out at pedalshift.net/society.
You’ve been hearing about Jason Kent and his music for many fine episodes. Their latest album may be their best yet. Go get it.