Today I went for a ride through some incredible New England scenery in and around Jamaica, Vermont. Perfect riding conditions: sun was out but I was sheltered for the most part by trees, it was a mix of asphalt roads and gravel, and there were rolling hills aplenty. I took for what I expected to […]
This cool pasteup exhibit in the streets of Keene, New Hampshire. Cool idea to get people to explore between buildings where they otherwise might not venture.
Visited @mainecraftdistilling this arvo to sample some #gin. Came away with this bad boy, the closest sipping gin I’ve found since that bottle of delicious @charlestondistilling gin we had a few years back. Both are very herbaceous and floral, a bit tart, and very, very clean 👌.
Today’s “ride” was interesting to say the least. Kelly was trying for a record distance run so I had a good 1½ hours to ride around the Acadia carriageways. The route was carefully planned (see previous post) and once prepped I was on my way! However the app mapping tool Komoot added a small section […]
Had a magnificent day of cycling in Acadia National Park! 23 miles of carriage roads: roads built for horse-drawn carriages, gravel roads with rolling climbs and descents (we did ~1800 feet total climbing) with beautiful views of three pristine lakes. Not a cloud in the sky, temperatures were slightly chillier that perfect riding...