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Bike Tours for Foodies

Author on Jun 6, 2014 in Bike Touring for Foodies, Bike Tours, Foodie Maps, Spice Blog | 0 comments

We like to cruise on our road bikes searching for exceptional food and drink. Here are some notable tours and nearby producers we’ve...

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Tour: Gettin’ to the Getty, part 1

Author on Dec 12, 2012 in Bike Tour Field Notes, Bike Tours, Spice Blog | 0 comments

“We need some culture,” I said to Mr. Spice. “What do you mean? We’ve got culture: I just made yogurt the other day.” When you...

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Tour: Nacimiento-Ferguson Road to Highway 1

Author on Jan 26, 2012 in Bike Tour Field Notes, Bike Touring for Foodies, Bike Tours, Spice Blog | 0 comments

by Mr. Spice and Rachel Duchak “You can’t camp here,” they said, looking at our bike camping bivouac in the middle of their military...

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Tour: Santa Margarita, Creston

Author on Jun 22, 2011 in Bike Tour Field Notes, Bike Touring for Foodies, Bike Tours, Spice Blog | 0 comments

This pleasant loop starts in Santa Margarita, follows the rather busy 58 for a short while before heading north on highway 229 along...

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Tour: San Francisco to San Luis Obispo via Highway 1

Author on Apr 7, 2011 in Bike Tour Field Notes, Bike Touring for Foodies, Bike Tours, Spice Blog | 0 comments

Start: Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, over Devil’s Slide, to Half Moon Bay (31 miles) Day 2: Pescadero, Pigeon Point...

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