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Tuesday, July 20, 2010

I spy with my little eye...

....something that is GREEN.

Tonia @ Racing with babes had a great idea to show everyone what we see while we are putting in all these miles.  So although Sunday's run was less than photo worthy, Saturday I did manage a decent run of 6 miles.

Here is what I saw:

A little late on this one.  I started at my front but forgot the pic until I hit the road.


See there is NO shoulder on roads in VA and encroaching vegation everywhere.
Pretty to look at but not running with a jogging stroller friendly!

This is much closer to my speed!  This gets me off the lined road.  LBM seems to enjoy the bouncy ride.

A long tar-and-chip side road


 Coming back out the tar-and-chip long side road - boring

There is a trail ahead to the left (just before that utility pole) that I take
It is beautiful in the trees!



Back on our "drive."

This was run # 94 (Saturday)
It was really hot.  I forget what a difference there is between PA and VA!

That's what I see when I run in VA.
Lots and lots of GREEN.

What do you see?

13 comments:

  1. I would have thought that was PA if you hadn't of told me. Thanks for playing along.

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  2. That road looks a little scary, but love the trail and path...only 6 more runs to 100! :)

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  3. i love ur run. i love what u see. i wanna run where u run!

    i see bratty kids hanging out and smoking cigarettes and cars that honk and dont stop for pedestrians!

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  4. Fun! You run in such beautiful country! I'm tired of my busy roads ;)

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  5. What great roads you have! I really enjoy the gravelly stuff - but we only get it here when there is construction.

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  6. I am so used to city roads and sidewalks. I would be a little nervous on those shoulder-less roads. Pretty pics.

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  7. What a peaceful and beautiful place to run! Thanks for sharing!

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  8. I miss the green of VA. CO can be green, but mostly pine tree green. When I run I have to look at mountains. Too bad for me, right?

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  9. SO pretty! thanks for taking us along

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  10. Gorgeous, the green that you see is incredible!!

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  11. your pics make me want to leave the suburbs for rural VA any day of the week!!

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