Travel Blogs from Erie
... north just across the Massachusetts border through Bennington Vermont. Just before we got to this village, we stopped at the trailhead for the Appalachian trail. Then we took a short half hour round trip on the trail to say we hiked it in Vermont! New York was a frustrating state to find anything except Service Islands. We didn't find ...
... tour for a few miles and saw 2 more bridges but lost it somewhere but had a lovely time driving small country roads and lanes. We were following roadside signs and missed one. We saw a large sign pointing to another bridge and Wes was able to locate two more from a mud map at an information sign. Have not had much success finding information centres and the hotels have not had brochures. The internet is good at night ...
... some interesting areas due to construction the GPS didn't seem to know about. There are more churches here than I have ever seen in one place before. They must be a God fearing people to have that many in just one block! We also caught the tail end of an air show where the Blue Angels were performing. We drove by both the Cleveland Browns and the Cleveland Indians stadium.
We made it as far as Conneaut, OH and found a place ...
... bridge just completely dropped off in the middle. There was no walking a bike around that. He was preparing to travel the 20 miles back when he spotted a canoe coming down the river. They offered him a ferry ride across, which ended up being pretty wobbly while trying to keep his loaded bike upright. He was lucky they were there! Another guy, Paul, approached our picnic table and made conversation. He was traveling by motorcycle from Brooklyn to a ...
Back on the road today! We were set to do 60 miles which is now starting to feel like a normal day. My legs aren't half a sore as I thought and my bum has definitely broken into the saddle some more! The road was generally flat as it snaked beside Lake Erie, with some really nice views along the way. We stopped off around 20 miles in for some really good food at a place called Boomerang before setting off again to do the last 40 miles in one. ...
Other places to stay in Erie
7415 Schultz Road, Erie | 2 star motelfrom $73
8040-B Perry Highway , Erie | 1 star motelfrom $71
205 West 10th Street, Erie | 1 star motelfrom $61
1015 Peninsula Drive, Erie | 2 star motelfrom $65
3202 West 26th Street, Erie | 2 star motelfrom $95
2540 W 8th St, Erie | Motelfrom $50