Day 56 Oswego to Boonville

Strava link Satellite tracking Horse and buggy video I spent the evening with Dave and Leanne and their grandson D’Artagnan just outside of Oswego New York. They were the most welcoming and gracious people you would ever want to meet. I enjoyed swapping stories with them and looking at Dave’s vast collection of bicycle pictures,Continue reading “Day 56 Oswego to Boonville”

Day 55 Fairport to Oswego

Strava link Satellite tracking Operating lock video The day started with a nice little surprise my Sunday school class had given me a Starbucks gift certificate in a card that they sent with the LoPresties. When I first saw it I chuckled, because I’ve only seen one Starbucks in the last 4000 miles. But, todayContinue reading “Day 55 Fairport to Oswego”

Day 52 Dunnville to Lockport (return to the USA at Niagara)

Strava Link part 1 Strava link part 2 Satellite tracking The Falls YouTube link It rained pretty much all day and it didn’t matter. I started the day on a bike path headed towards Fort Erie and met up with a couple that was doing a supported tour with Velo Quebec. We rode together forContinue reading “Day 52 Dunnville to Lockport (return to the USA at Niagara)”

Day 51 Port Burwell to Dunnville

Strava link Satellite tracking Wind on Lake Erie video Today was a little strange. I had almost no human contact. The weather wasn’t good when I got into Dunnville, so I picked up a couple of microwave dinners at the gas station convenience store and ate dinner in my room. For entertainment I did someContinue reading “Day 51 Port Burwell to Dunnville”

Day 50 Blenheim to Port Burwell

Strava link Satellite tracking YouTube video (wait for it) I had two interesting conversations once I made it a Port Burwell. The first started with a case of mistaken identity when a long time resident (Ron) of Port Burwell saw me sitting at the only restaurant open on a Monday (a roadside hamburger joint withContinue reading “Day 50 Blenheim to Port Burwell”

Day 48 Otter Lake to Port Huron

Strava link Satellite tracking YouTube link Last night I camped at the Otter Creek Campground. What a completely different experience from camping at sunrise lake where I was the only person camping in that state park campsite. Otter Creek is a private campground in the little town. I could walk to an ice cream shopContinue reading “Day 48 Otter Lake to Port Huron”

Day 47 Midland to Otter Lake

Strava link Satellite tracking Before I ever officially left Midland I stopped to take a picture at a pretty hillside garden and encountered a kindred spirit. John was out riding his granddaughter around in a tow behind trailer and he stopped me and asked me where I was headed. I told him myContinue reading “Day 47 Midland to Otter Lake”