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Lelani Carver
08-09-2015, 08:12 AM
What are your favorite routes in "the Door?"

We recently did two rides back-to-back there on a mini-break, both about 34 miles, with a lunch stop.

These are along Bayshore from Sturgeon Bay to Egg Harbor, nice quiet road with generous margin and courteous drivers. Never put a foot down on the way up except for rest breaks, cross traffic all had stop signs and was minimal.

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The next day was round trip on the Ahnapee State Trail from Sturgeon Bay to Algoma. Nice restaurant in Algoma for lunch, Cafe Tlazo.

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It seemed on a drive around the peninsula that there were wide, quiet roads and a mix of level and hilly routes.

Where should we go next? ;)

zoom-zoom
08-09-2015, 12:06 PM
My favorite is the northern half...on the eastern side, where there is less traffic and some really pretty rolling hills, prairie. BTW, I grew up in Sister Bay and graduated from Gibraltar HS in Fish Creek in 91. The Ride For Nature is a really nice event. I believe it's right around Father's Day.

Lelani Carver
08-13-2015, 01:42 PM
Good to know! I had spotted a resort to check out on the east side, not far from Sturgeon Bay. Might convince my father in law to stay there next year. ;)