Lunch stop along the Taconic Parkway in New York on Thursday, July 5th
Waiting patiently for the ride to resume
Harriman Reservoir west of Wilmington VT
Sue's Place in Hartland,VT.
Nice background for a bike profile shot
More scenic background
Sunset from the back deck
Day 1: Harrisburg, PA to Hartland, VT. 477 miles.
The postcard shot of a typical New England Town
New Hampshire across the Connecticut River
Lots of MOOSE CROSSING signs, but no moose sightings.
Mid-way along the Kancamagus Highway in North Woodstock, NH
Overlook views near the Kancamagus Pass
More great views
I should have gotten off the bike to capture the views without the fence and gazebo...
Mt. Washington Summit from the Tip Top House
A glimpse of the surrounding mountains during a break in the clouds
The Killer Bee at 6288 feet. The wind was rocking the bike to the left.
In the clouds
A view of Mt. Adams and Mt. Madison on the way down
Clouds racing past the mountain ridges
Just below the clouds
A clear view during another momentary break in the clouds
On top of the world - a view of the spine of Mt. Madison. I hiked the spine in 2019.
A dirt portion of the Mt. Washington Auto Road
Not available in stores or over the internet.... the official "This Bike Climbed MT. WASHINGTON" sticker!
Google Earth view of the Mt. Washington Auto Road. 7.6 miles and an elevation change from 1640 feet to 6288 feet.
Harbor view at the Wolfe Trap Restaurant on Lake Winnipesaukee
Nothing like a freshly steamed lobster after a day in the saddle. And the Long Trail Ale didn't hurt either.
My hiking partner Tim at his vacation house in Barnstead, NH
Fun with sparklers and the Fireworks setting on my camera
Day 2: Hartland VT to Barnstead NH via Mt. Washington. 229 miles.
Crossing the Salmon Falls River into Maine on Route 4
Salmon Falls River
An excellent appetizer at the Windows on the Water in Kennebunk, Maine
The view of the Kennebunkport Harbor from the screened-in porch
Kennebunk Beach backdrop
Why isn't anyone in the water?
Classic Maine coastline
The basic black $14.99 tee from MAX BMW in North Hampton NH
A tribute to the folks who settled in Shrewsbury, MA.
Day 3: Barnstead, NH to Shrewsbury, MA via Kennebunkport, ME. 197 miles
Atlantic views from the end of Ledge Street in Newport RI