Attending the Cycle Oregon route announcement party is always a fun time. Speculation abounds. The rumor mill is at full speed. Once everyone takes their seat the minutes tick by until some initial clue is given and rumors are either dispelled or proven.
The 2011 route is a doozy - an epic loop in southwest Oregon to the coast. Oh, man - this one should fill up fast:
The individual days look incredible. Each one covering quiet roads and epic scenery. Forests. Sand dunes. Pacific Ocean. Tree tunnels. Covered bridges. Incredible sunsets. Mountains. Valleys. Awesome small towns. This one looks to have it all.
Time to start training. 214 days to go... and counting.