Spontaneous solo vacation with boring cell phone pics.

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  1. Scott

    Scott Masshole Staff Member

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    So I woke up Thursday morning and realized I had nothing to do and nice weather forecasted for a few days. I packed my tent and some basic things onto my bike a took a ride. I ended up at the Wood's Hole Steamship authority and took the ferry over to Martha's Vineyard.

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    Wonderful.
     
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    What kinda bike.
     
  4. Scott

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    I was really low on space and weight so I didn't bring a real camera and didn't take a lot of pics so don't be all dicky about it.
     
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    oh look some vending machines
     
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    Bicycle. Not a motorcycle.

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  7. Scott

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    Two fucking dollars for a Pepsi.
     
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    Any wildlife fun?
     
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    Soloing spontaneously with a cell phone is how Gwarn spends most Saturday nights.
     
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    was it at least a beach cruiser?
     
  11. Scott

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    No. 18 speed hybrid. You'll see.
     
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    I warned you these were boring so if you don't like them gtfo

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    Keep the beaches open :coffee:
     
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    oh look some water
     
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    The ferries go to two different places on the island. Vineyard Haven, which was close to the only campground on the island and Oak Bluffs which is 6 miles away. Just my luck the ferry I got on went to Oak Bluffs so I had to ride a little longer to get to the campground.

    Here is everything I brought.

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    Oh, what you can't see in the pic is my cooler. It is a soft cooler that I use for storage of clothing and bungee cord it to the rack on back. Once I get there I empty the clothes into the tent and use the cooler for food and beer. Unfortunately Tisbury is a "dry town" and I had to ride back to Oak Bluffs to get beer. I was pissed. I'd love to see statistics that show that dry towns are safer or better because they don't sell booze. As far as I can tell all it does is mean you have to drive further to get drunk. How is that safe?
     
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    So anyway I took the 12 mile round trip to get beer. Stopped at the camp store for wood and ice and settled in for the night.

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    This is better than pee-wee's big adventure
     
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    Pissing in the great outdoors :cool:
     
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    who in god's name is This faggit