Author Archives: ds52

Little Falls, NY to Latham, NY II (8/21/2012)

Another Biking day today.  We do not seem to have any problems getting up to bike.  It was again very quiet in the hotel dining room.  The good news was they had “real” oatmeal and the waitress made me a … Continue reading

Posted in Main | 3 Comments

Liverpool, NY to Little Falls, NY II (8/20/2012)

Can you believe it?  We are biking again!  That is the good news … the bad news … only two days.  One of our ABB friends, Polly, had to leave 5 days before the trip ended to attend a wedding … Continue reading

Posted in Main | 2 Comments

Day 50 August 6, 2012 Manchester to Atlantic Ocean

We did it! Over 3,750 miles and we arrived at the Atlantic Ocean safely with enough memories to fill volumes and a bunch of new friends. We got up at 5:15 AM and already some of our fellow cyclists had … Continue reading

Posted in Main | 5 Comments

Day 49 August 5, 2012 Brattleboro, VT to Manchester, NH

OK!  We have made it through 49 days and we are so close to the Atlantic Ocean we can smell it.  Another 65 miles to go tomorrow.  Although overcast when we left Brattleboro today we missed any rain.  It was 75 … Continue reading

Posted in Main | 9 Comments

Day 48 August 4, 2012 Latham, NY to Brattleboro, VT

We are back in the mountains!  From beginning of the day until just outside Brattleboro, VT.  Wow!  This climbs out of Latham and Troy (by RPI) were vicious.  But really it felt good.  I am totally amazed at myself.  I … Continue reading

Posted in Main | 2 Comments

Day 47 August 3, 2012 Little Falls, NY to Latham, NY

Still cannot believe it … Day 47 … we have biked over 3,500 miles since we left home …. it IS a dream … This was a beautiful morning – upper 60’s but comfortable air.  We were in a small … Continue reading

Posted in Main | 3 Comments

Day 46 August 2, 2012 Liverpool, NY to Little Falls, Ny

Like Tina Turner, you might ask “What’s love got to do with it?”  Well … everything.  Back in 1972 Bob was going to motorcycle me across the country because I had never been farther than New York State.  It never … Continue reading

Posted in Main | 1 Comment

Day 45 August 1, 2012 Henrietta, NY to Liverpool, New York

Well this was actually a bike ride from Rochester, NY to Syracuse, NY (don’t let the Henrietta to Liverpool confuse you.) We have been able to bypass the “cities” beautifully.  I remember the bike trip to Niagara Falls with the Shattucks and Jeff … Continue reading

Posted in Main | 2 Comments

Day 44 July 31, 2012 Niagara Falls to Henrietta, NY

  Well today was a good day overall.  We had breakfast late (7:00 AM) and loaded our luggage at 7:45.  Bob and I were again one of the last to leave the parking lot headed for Rochester, NY. The skies were … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on | 2 Comments

Day 43 – Rest Day – Niagara Falls, NY/Canada

Oh no … cannot be one week left … take me back west … Tired this AM – I got up @ 8:00 AM as coffee called… Bob was down for another 3/4 of an hour. I got my bills paid and … Continue reading

Posted in Main | 3 Comments