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Bike Pittsburgh

Hello from Pittsburgh!

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It was supposed to be super gross and rainy out all day today, but we got lucky! Apparently Matt and I brought the sun with us from NC :)

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Matt, his parents, and I all headed into the city today to explore by bike! There are trails stretching along the river on both sides — so nice!

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Matt’s parents brought their own bikes and Matt and I rented some at a place along the river.

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We got mountain/hybrid bikes and it felt really weird to ride so upright again after getting used to our road bikes!

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Hamming it up:

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It was a really pretty ride! I especially loved all the bridges :)

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Halfway through the ride (we were out for about 3 hours), we stopped for a picnic lunch feast!

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YUM!

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It made it up into the high 60’s today — perfect biking and picnic weather :)

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Isn’t this mural we saw along our ride cool?

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I loved this old building, too.

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We just got back from a delicious dinner out and now it’s time to relax! Hope you’re enjoying your weekends :)

Comments

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    Looks like a perfect day, indeed. But I’m sure you wish you’d been able to rent road bikes! Love your new bike shirt, by the way! Happy Easter -

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      They had road bikes, but they were more expensive and since we were just out for a casual ride we decided comfy bikes would be more fun :)

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    That looks like so much fun. I would love to explore a city by bike. It looks like you had beautiful weather :)

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    Adventurer says:

    Glad to see your Easter weekend is off to a good start. What a nice trail and what a great way to explore the area where the three rivers come together! Enjoy Easter Sunday!

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    Happy Easter everyone.

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    Happy Easter to you and the M’s!

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    That looks like an amazing day out !!! AWESOME!!!!!!!!!! Happy EAster to you all :D

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    What a wonderful day!!! Happy Easter!!

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    That looks like a great way to see a city. I am in the market for a road bike right now! There are some days where I just WANT to ride a bike so badly. I love mimi-Larabars. They are the perfect size when you do not need a 200 cal commitment.

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    what a great day! I wish my family was more active like this!

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    Your picnic is too cute! So much scenery going on during your biking! What better way is there to see a city?

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    Compared to the forecase this weekend was definitely a win here in Pittsburgh. Which restaurant did you have dinner at?

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