Road Porn

Chancertime

Chancertime

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May 2, 2010
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#1
I couldn't see a thread for this so I thought i'd start one as I think you guys would get it.
Pics of road porn. Post what you like from where you like.


"DESCENDING THE GRIMSEL PASS
BY PAUL CALVER ON APRIL 26, 2013

This was taken during the descent of the Grimsel Pass after climbing for 27km with an average gradient of over 5% and the reaching an elevation of 2,165m at the summit of the pass."
 
jdd

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#8
I realize this is posted into a "road porn" thread, but isn't building a road into a place like that sacrilege...?

I've been to Lushan, also Huangshan (lots of stairs, but no roads), this is apparently one place between them that I missed, tho I'd suppose the road is new since the mid-80s.
 
theBlob

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Sep 28, 2011
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#9
Qiuet country road, try riding in Shinjuku west park any day of the week.

Oooh - nice idea. We sometimes encounter the title more literally, running into a film crew making adult entertainment on or next to a quiet country road.
 
theDude

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#11
Well, admittedly these are from a motorcycle trip, but hey, roads are roads, eh?

this is my avatar, some road in southern switzerland on the way back from Italy to Zurich.




Same trip, I think this was Gran Sasso National Park. I think. Thought. Whatever. Probably "porn" for some.



let's see what else I can find.....


giddyup!
 
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FarEast

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#17
For me it has to be Norikura, which I will be racing up this sunday in the next stage of the Japan Elite Tour: