Here is my trusty old Diamondback leaning on the cemetery gate.
I made my way down to City Island, were I noticed that fenders are not the end-all be-all. I have heard people on the internet talk about needing a mudflap in addition to fenders. Well, they were right. That’s salty sludge on my steel frame!
This is my favorite picture of the day. That’s the Market St. bridge. The river looks pretty high.
I decided to keep going across the river and into downtown Harrisburg. I ended up in front of the capitol building. (It’s the big green dome in the background.
Here’s another shot of the Capitol.
On my way back home, I stopped on the overpass to catch my breath. This is what rt 15 (southbound) looks like on a holiday. If this were my normal morning commute, it’d be bumper to bumper traffic.
Elapsed Time: 01:57:54
Max Speed: 28.6mph
Average Speed: 8.2mph (poking around in the snow is slow)
Distance: 16.13 miles