Friday 29 January 2016

Plymouth to Teignmouth. Wettest day of the year so far.

Friday 29th January         fresh to strong W
heavy rain or thick drizzle

I don't know why but a really enjoyable cycling day. The weather is appalling; heavy rain or thick drizzle and a strong westerly wind just to make sure I am soaked. There are no views of the beautiful hilly Devon landscape as it is all lost in the cloud and mist yet I really enjoyed the day. The only wildlife of note was, sadly a dead dunnock beside a cycle path.
I reached Totnes, then Newton Abbott and finally Teignmouth where the Potter's More Hotel had an attic room with a view over to the sea.
Showered, rehydrated and relaxed.

33.87 miles 2419 feet elevation up 2653 feet elevation down

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