Tag Archives: GAPTrail

C&O Canal – Slice of Day 4 – Leaving Hagerstown for Home

Operation Second Chance – Slice – October 9, 2011 Hagerstown was shrouded in fog. Temperature was 5 degrees Celsius – do the math – it was cold and very damp. For the start all riders were directed to leave at 7:30 and follow a new route to the canal. Experienced group riders would lead all...

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.

GAP Trail – Slice of Day 1 – Lunch

Lunch at TrailSide. Everyone is here. 27.2 miles in and we are break. Elevation is 874 feet and we will climb to about 1300. Sun temps in the mid 60s. More photos tonight to post at days end. Everyone is safe.