From Coast to Coast, August & September 2011

Portsmouth NH to Hanover NH Memorial Bridge, New Hampshire The morning after, are we really!!? Rails to trails rock! Thanks Peter Southworth of Andover NH! The long road ahead?
Finally getting into the pace and scene My lovely wife Kierstyn Hanover NH to Charlotte VT Old barns and new tech in Vermont Welcome to rural roads
Climbing up Mad River Valley Gap A fun and famous clock in Charlotte, Vermont Essex NY to Canadian border Lake Champlain Lake Champlain ferry leaving Ett???
The rolling hills of upstate New York Tired, but not down or out Kierstyn Klimbing I Kierstyn Klimbing II Kierstyn Klimbing III
Taylor Pond in upstate NY Taylor Pond in upstate NY Wet feet Fish cleaning service for grubby feet Sunset
Water reeds Kierstyn goofs Kierstyn enjoys Moonlight over Taylor Pond Enchanting mists I
Enchanting mists II Can I come in, please? A little bristly… Wet night! Horse and buggy country, upstate NY
Our little furry friendly food-loving friends 'Concrete', by Eisenhower Through the looking glass… Lake Champlain Our intro to the WaterFront Trail - no traffic! - Love it! First night on the St Lawrence Waterway Riding a wide skinny A little bit of dirt, too! Corn!
Reed waves I Reed waves II Bridge over bumpy water Moonrise So many adventures are accompanied by this friendy face
Paaaaarty boats Morning calm 1000 Islands sunrise House amongst the trees A sweet swimming hole
Let the ferry begin! Cable pull - don't cross too close! Powder blue in Kingston, Ontario Kingston ON to Toronto ON Wind - birds, boats and big windmills
No joke about the big - Kingston does it right Cormorant Station This was parked for the weekend… But what's missing? Did I say corn?
How about a really big lake? The Scene - Coberg, Ontario Headed out Smooth shades Toronto in the distance!
The WaterFront Trail rocks!! Kierstyn getting better with bridges Rails to trails, or trails to rails? Lively band… No, no characters here, Ma'am. Just us.
Trombone-man has the moves! WWI memorial: how many walls and names like this around the world? Bikes packed up and ready for the train CN Tower, in blue Ready? Set? Rail!
First, the Lake District End of the train There's no end to this freight train! A little cruise-like: Ukelele entertainment… ...And beer tastings!
Sunset glow in the dome car Fiery red sunset! Whoooole lotta flat Except for freight and farmers Stretch break - 3 days on the train is a lot
Splat! Golden toys Um, are we being left behind? First glimpse of the Rockies Trains, trees and towering granite
Into the light Any guesses how deep the lake is?  ……. 2 feet! Getting scrubbed in Jasper, Alberta Prince George BC to Prince Rupert BC Welcome to the west - first morning after departing Prince George, BC
Not much corn around these parts… Just beautiful bales of hay Our quiet dinner companion Wow! Kierstyn finds a funny
Robi and Monika - 7 years of pedalling around the world We had more beautiful sunsets! And over water… And while cooking… We heard many, many loons on this trip - ever pleasant and haunting
This loon decided to go for a swim Dunk! Rainbows on our way to Smithers Yup, ranch country! Ready for lunch!?
Yes, but can I bring my new friends? All six of them? 'Hot in place' road repair - fire, asphalt, and no grooved pavement! One The Skeena River - home to fish, fishermen, and…
...big logs wedged into small places Things are a little bigger out west… Happy Kierstyn! Hazelton, BC Really, we get to camp here!!!? Left out in the rain all night
But with dry saddles and beautiful views A fury of wind and water Aahhh, there's the rainbow Carved Native long houses
Kierstyn likes rivers Who needs a roller coaster? Spot lunch Do you think she likes this? Hey! Snack-intruder!!
No more corn, no more hay, but lots of wildflowers! The way Over the years, the Skeena has gotten a little wider… Our close relationship with train tracks continues B.I.G.  I
B.I.G.  II Started by the Atlantic, almost to the Pacific! Portal - the Inside Passage from Prince Rupert to Port Hardy Ready for a walk? Windy and wet!
Do you think this started in Alaska? Truck, anyone? Rivulets The narrows More wet feet, this time a little colder
Inside passage still-life Logs? Yup, lots of them We got to tour the Bridge! Long ways down…
Straight shot The view from on high Port Hardy BC to Comox BC The view from on low - Part Hardy, Vancouver Island! Pedalling south with Nicolas…
...through beauty The road less travelled - trying out the logging roads Hey, there's fish down there! Big fish! Go, fish!
Nicolas enjoying the serenity of a Large Log Gridwork forests? Really? Clearcuts are here Riverwood Fire Good morning!
Suspended Our home for two nights and a wonderful day WaterWoodStone The lonely tree Rainforest fog!
Onwards on the road less travelled Clearcut I think she really likes this! Morning through the mesh Big Blue I
Big Blue II Big Blue III Fuzzy and wet Nicolas cleaning after an accidental bear spray incident Last night together, enjoying the moon
Moonlit cooking Powell River BC to Vancouver BC Log boom 2nd to last ferry! Kierstyn on tour
This all fits onto a ferry?! Vancouver skyline Lions Gate bridge, Vancouver, BC, Canada!

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