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Forum: Northeast 08-20-15, 11:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 439
Posted By Jay H
There are ways around the busy rt 7 in Bennington...

There are ways around the busy rt 7 in Bennington and Rutland Rt 7 is kind of busy with a lot of cars entering and existing..

South of bennington, Rt 7 is one lane each way with a decent shoulder...
Forum: Touring 08-28-14, 09:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,385
Posted By Jay H
Make sure the front rack works with the straight...

Make sure the front rack works with the straight blade forks on the vaya...
Forum: Northeast 08-16-14, 10:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,067
Posted By Jay H
I've ridden the CST before, from Grand Gorge out...

I've ridden the CST before, from Grand Gorge out to stamford and beyond... It's a nice trail, dirt path so a hardtail is a nice bike to use but it goes through farms and stuff and it's pretty quiet...
Forum: Northeast 08-13-14, 05:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,067
Posted By Jay H
Of couse, there are walkways on the Rip Van...

Of couse, there are walkways on the Rip Van Winkle, the Mid-Hudson, the Bear Mtn Bridge and I think the Kingston-Rhinecliff Bridge (it's been awhile since I've been on that one) but the Walkway is...
Forum: Northeast 08-13-14, 08:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,067
Posted By Jay H
I have never biked across the Walkway but I did...

I have never biked across the Walkway but I did walk across it on a drive back to NJ... it's unique in that it is a non-motorized way to go across the hudson, unlike the other hudson river crossings...
Forum: Northeast 08-08-14, 04:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 576
Posted By Jay H
Based on food alone, I have more experience...

Based on food alone, I have more experience eating in and around New Paltz than Poughkeepsie, so for New Paltz, there are a lot of good places to eat, like the Guilded Otter brewpub, Bacchus,...
Forum: Eastern Canada 08-08-14, 06:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,244
Posted By Jay H
Hi, I have no direct experience with New...

Hi, I have no direct experience with New Brunswick, NE or otherwise, but in my experience, if I have a question as to which bike to bring (the skinny tire bike or the fatter touring/cyclocross bike)...
Forum: Northeast 08-08-14, 05:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,195
Posted By Jay H
Could check out the Paulinskill RailTrail in...

Could check out the Paulinskill RailTrail in Northwest NJ, it's like 2x miles long one way and you could combine that with the also 2xish mile long Sussex Branch Trail for 50 miles+ Can't help ya on...
Forum: Touring 08-07-14, 08:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 647
Posted By Jay H
Took the newly reopened Yarmouth ferry, which is...

Took the newly reopened Yarmouth ferry, which is nice in that you leave Portland and wake up in Yarmouth. If you want to save some money in the already expensive trip (even with the current 20% off...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-07-14, 08:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 472
Posted By Jay H
Maybe too late but after doing a leisurely 4 day...

Maybe too late but after doing a leisurely 4 day supported ride of the Cabot Trail, I'd say Margaree Harbour to say Ingonish as my favorite section, good views, good stops to check out places and...
Forum: Professional Cycling For the Fans 07-15-14, 11:05 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,743
Posted By Jay H
Are you guys aware of Hola.org? Been using that...

Are you guys aware of Hola.org? Been using that to stream itv.com and Eurosports to watch the TdF Stages and also the World Cup, way better than OTA here and I don't get ESPN....

Jay
Forum: Professional Cycling For the Fans 07-15-14, 09:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,407
Posted By Jay H
Paul and Phil are on itv.com. they also have...

Paul and Phil are on itv.com. they also have Chris Boardman doing special articles.

I saw a stage or two on Eurosport and they have Greg LeMond doing special commentary as well...

Jay
Forum: Northeast 07-08-14, 07:56 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,068
Posted By Jay H
Pedco Ultra Clamp Assembly PD05020 B&H Photo...

Pedco Ultra Clamp Assembly PD05020 B&H Photo Video (http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/239972-REG/Ultrapod_PD05020_Ultra_Clamp_Assembly.html)

I have one of those, you can mount any digicam with...
Forum: Northeast 05-19-14, 01:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 498
Posted By Jay H
well, if you like flat, cape may county is for...

well, if you like flat, cape may county is for you! Pretty flat, but you can get strong winds off the Ocean or the delaware bay. Stay off the GSP, no matter how nice a shoulder is, Rt 9 is an...
Forum: Northeast 05-01-14, 01:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 893
Posted By Jay H
and what do they have against western MA? ...

and what do they have against western MA?

Jay
Forum: Northeast 01-16-14, 02:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 429
Posted By Jay H
Why don't you guys go west, like towards the...

Why don't you guys go west, like towards the Berkshires, make it a travelling show!

Jay
Forum: Northeast 12-18-13, 12:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 807
Posted By Jay H
if you're trying to get to the catskills from new...

if you're trying to get to the catskills from new paltz, you can *start* by looking at Rt 32. that is a fairly direct route to the Kingston Area, with a lot of opportunities to go off the route,...
Forum: Northeast 12-04-13, 02:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 807
Posted By Jay H
Wel, County Rt 16, aka Platte Clove road is paved...

Wel, County Rt 16, aka Platte Clove road is paved and a few years ago actually repaved such that it isn't so pothole'd. It used to be part of the Tour du Pont series back in the 80s/90s (????) when...
Forum: Northeast 11-01-13, 10:04 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,075
Posted By Jay H
And it is probably gone today.. as it was like...

And it is probably gone today.. as it was like 56degs at 6:30am this morning in Pittsfield and raining heavily until now..

Jay
Forum: Northeast 09-29-13, 10:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 844
Posted By Jay H
I don't know if Max Weinberg is really hurting...

I don't know if Max Weinberg is really hurting for money!!! At least having relatives there and knowing where the folks like Jon Bon Jovi and Bruce Springsteen live, I doubt if they can afford to...
Forum: Northeast 09-26-13, 12:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 402
Posted By Jay H
I would bring arm/leg warmers if you intend to...

I would bring arm/leg warmers if you intend to stay at the summit for any length of time. Regardless of the temp diff, the summit of greylock is fairly windy on a regular basis so the wind chill is...
Forum: Northeast 09-19-13, 12:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,137
Posted By Jay H
it looks like it is only locked to the rack with...

it looks like it is only locked to the rack with one U-lock...

Jay
Forum: Northeast 09-14-13, 07:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 547
Posted By Jay H
It's kind of the end of the season here in the US...

It's kind of the end of the season here in the US (a huge market for any bike mfgr) so perhaps Giant is out of that size and perhaps in between bike line runs as they start looking at 2014 models??? ...
Forum: Commuting 09-10-13, 09:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,105
Posted By Jay H
I used hose clamps to mount two trek bat cages to...

I used hose clamps to mount two trek bat cages to the front fork of my Salsa El Mariachi. I used a dremel tool to ream out a channel in the plastic for the hose clamps to go through and it worked...
Forum: Northeast 09-04-13, 05:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 508
Posted By Jay H
Oh, well on Grand Isle, the main road (rt 2)...

Oh, well on Grand Isle, the main road (rt 2) funnels the cars. I was biking through there from the Grand Isle ferry from NY not too long ago and there are ways of course around Rt 2 and some of it...
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