Atlantic at last

Atlantic at last

Durham, NH to Gloucester, MA 63.8 miles 4,291.5 miles total 150,836′ of climbing total NO FLATS SINCE MINNESOTA! Rain and sun and drizzle We did it! We made it to the Atlantic Ocean on our own power! Woo hoo! What an accomplishment. We are ever so proud of... Read more...
The penultimate day

The penultimate day

Fryeburg, ME to Durham, NH 82.9 miles/4,227.7 total Fastest day this week 293 hours in the saddle (more than12 days) Everyone is getting more excited about finishing off this journey. We were all up and out of the craft barn before 6:10 even though they didn’t... Read more...
The rain in Maine….

The rain in Maine….

Littleton, NH to Fryeburg, ME 64.4 miles/4,144.8 total 2890′ elevation gain Mt. Washington Hotel @ Crawford’s Notch New friends Last night we got a message on our blog from Marianne B. who had done the Coast to Coast tour ten years ago and was reliving it... Read more...
New Hampshire – 11th state

New Hampshire – 11th state

Stowe, VT to Littleton, NH 75.4 miles Top speed 50 4,200′ of climbing The weather people got it right last night. However, that was bad for us since they predicted heavy rain. And we got heavy rain beginning at 1 AM until at least 3:30. Fortunately our little... Read more...
A Notch in our belt

A Notch in our belt

Burlington to Stowe, VT 68.5 miles (4005 total Smuggler’s Notch, 22% grade Green Moountains Last night we met up with my good Camp UKANDU friend Drool (James) Moore and his partner Frankie while we were in Burlington. We had a lovely Thai dinner, then they... Read more...
Hello, New England!

Hello, New England!

Lake Placid, NY to Burlington, VT 44.5 miles/3,936.5 total Short, fun, easy, kick-back day Ferry ride! Today was the shortest ride of the tour. It was so short we delayed breakfast a full hour, not leaving Lake Placid until after 8. Such luxury. We headed out with our... Read more...
Into the Adirondacks

Into the Adirondacks

Star Lake to Lake Placid, NY 71.8 miles/3,887 total 3,550′ of gain/132,461′ total No rain! Lots of hills! After yesterday’s day of rain, we were greatly pleased to see dry pavement this morning and throughout the day. It was a perfect day to ride.... Read more...
Climbing to Star Lake

Climbing to Star Lake

Watertown to Star Lake, NY 62 miles/3,815 total 3,000′ elevation gain Limited internet at the top Today’s post began yesterday. There was reportedly to be no communication coverage at Star Lake. It is too far from anything. This blog began in Watertown... Read more...
Bicentennial Daze

Bicentennial Daze

Oswego to Watertown, NY 69 miles cool, overcast day More history! Here’s a travel tip for you. When camping at high schools in the summer, arrange it so you aren’t camping during band camp. Imagine 60 odd high schoolers banging on drums, xylophones,... Read more...