Northeast - Watertown / Fort Drum
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08-30-11, 05:52 PM
Hey everybody. I'm here in the Watertown, NY / Fort Drum, NY area. I've seen some people cycling around here, but no one I know.
I was just wondering who else is up in this area, maybe would like to go on a ride sometime. I just commute to and from work right now, but I would like to do some more cycling.
I served in drum 2002-2006 not sure how many people cycle there, but plenty of places to go on your bike, nothing like Drum winters.
08-31-11, 06:58 PM
What are some suggestions? I just commute from housing area to work.... Just 3 mi one way on Riva Ridge...
Did you bike in the winter?
I was not into biking when I served, but those North Country roads are low traffic so you can go all over there, my favorite place was Sacketts Harbor cause it had best food.
09-01-11, 05:04 AM
Yeah, I'm leaving here soon, so I won't see the decrease in traffic on the roads after the I-81/Drum interconnect is done. They're building an offshoot from the interstate directly from North Gate to I-81... Should reduce traffic on those roads... I've been here since 2005, and the traffic has been getting heavier every year.
09-16-11, 08:31 PM
my father in law lives up there... I really enjoy riding in the area, plenty of quiet back roads and much flatter than Syracuse :D
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