Monthly Archives: October 2011

C&O Canal. – Slice of Day 3

It’s foggy. It’s cool. It’s going to be dark in the Paw Paw tunnel. Starting gun is about to go off. We ae now joined by 16 additional riders for day 3.

GAP Trail – Slice of Day 2 – Conclusion

Great Allegheny Passage – Operation Second Chance – Day 2 Ohiopyle PA to Cumberland MD – the trail end. The day for most of us started very early. Communal living in Ohiopyle means someone is up making the coffee at 5:30AM – and some else wakes to the smell of that coffee. For those of...

GAP Trail – Slice of Day 2

The day started early in morning fog at OhioPyle and the sun broke through by the time we stopped at Rockwood. Now we are breaking for lunch at Myersdale with only a few more miles left to reach the Eastern Continental divide. It’s all downhill to Cumberland and break for the night.

GAP Trail – Day 1 Conclusion

Operation Second Chance – Great Allegheny Passage Trail First day on the trail with 34 riders with 16 more expected to meet us in Cumberland on Friday evening. Riders are from all over Maryland and includes riders from locations such as San Francisco, Calgary, Park City Utah, Casper, Wyoming, and Detroit, Michigan. Their confections to...

GAP Trail – Slice of Day 1 – Night in OhioPyle

So we made it to OhioPyle between 4:30 to 5:30. Rooms were assigned in this rustic town along the Yough River. Dinner was great with the classic big plate of Lasagna. It dwarfed Buca’s by 8 ounces. Now it is bar time and soon some sleep time on the couch Pics to follow.