Green Acres 

RUSA permanent #469, set on the edge of the plateau, with just enough climbing to be interesting


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Author: Randoboy
Date: 11 Oct 2008 7:00:26 AM
Source: AllSport GPS on my phone
Activity: Bicycling
State: Tennessee (TN)
Distance: 125.13 mi  (Change units)
Average Speed: 12.5 mph - 0:04:47/mi
Duration: Total: 10:00:00
Survey Elevation: Total Gain: 6437 ft
Total Loss: 6443 ft
Net Change: -6 ft
Difficulty: 5 / 10
Tags: Sparta, Tennessee, Walling
Rating: Unrated   Rate it

Rode with some other Tennessee randonneurs on a beautiful fall day

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Green Acress 10_11_08

Distance: 125.13 mi Points: 499
Total Time: none Speed: 0.0 mph Pace: 0:00 / mi
Active Time: none Speed: 0.0 mph Pace: 0:00 / mi
Start at Love's Truck Stop (use the Park and Ride across the street)

Points of Interest

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Location: 35.803335, -85.631561
Falls at Rock Island Park

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Location: 35.737317, -85.520153
View of the ridge off Larel Cove road

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Location: 35.658552, -85.333901
Canopy of fall foliage in Fall Creek Falls State Park

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Location: 35.624373, -85.430031
Anyone want to buy a covered wagon?

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Location: 35.688673, -85.329437
After lunch at the A&H Market, we're ready to roll again

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Location: 35.737735, -85.391064
A great, twisty downhill, but with good views so you can really go

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Location: 35.797349, -85.417671
285 mostly follows the river here, and is gently rolling

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Location: 35.840499, -85.517407
View of the quarry

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Location: 35.935904, -85.571823
Smelling the barn, we went into a paceline and started going hard

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Location: 36.029111, -85.744000
After a long easy descent, it's over the river and back to some climbing

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Location: 36.128447, -85.677910
Despite the jerseys, Jeff rode fixed and I had gears.

Smithville

Location: 35.957722, -85.811462
Plenty of options for food and drink here

Rock Island Market

Location: 35.799437, -85.616455
Good stop, with great milkshakes

Market

Location: 35.876811, -85.595169
About 40 miles from A&H, so you'll need something here


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