Day 1: Killarney to the Black Valley You wake up in the dark. The wind outside is screaming. It’s the Continue reading
O glorious Day 5! Sunlight and dry Towpath! Dawn frightened us. Harper’s Ferry from Hancock is longer even than Hancock from Cumberland, Continue reading
Cumberland, MD is the transfer city, where the Great Allegheny Passage ends and the C&O Towpath begins. Day 3, we zoomed Continue reading
WE could walk. That was the first thing to notice coming down the stairs in the morning. Our quads had Continue reading
. . . if the prevailing winds blow from Pittsburgh to D. C., as the website promises, they have not prevailed. We rode into a head wind–not to say “gale force”–of pretty considerable strength.
We bought new bikes (Trek hybrids), bought spare inner tubes, and headed up to Pittsburgh on Wednesday. Just outside Morgantown, Continue reading