From there a stop for a nice cafe lunch in St Francisville and a pleasant ride up to Angola. After the prison visit, I headed off the beaten path north into Mississippi and found some great back roads - finally! Some hills, some leaning, some shifting - goodbye Louisiana. It was a really remote area and was testing my trust in the printed-out Google map sheets I was using to navigate by. Eventually after scaring myself into thinking I was lost in an unhabited corner of Mississippi I found Highway 61. I rode the last hour on this up to Natchez, and it wa sawful. The highway was like an interstate and cut in a very wide clearing. Wind was gusting over 20mph across the road and I had a handful. Very glad to reach Natchez. This town has a great view of the river, and appears to be a touristy spot for old people. Oh well, slept a ton and am now pretty screwed up by the DST time change. Fortunately I have a short ride today up the delta.
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