Rick & Lynne
to enlarge it.
|A fall favorite: Starting near
the Book Mill
in Montague, Mass.,
we follow the Book Mill cue sheet from Seven Hills Wheelmen.
More of the scenic highlights are shown in our
2006 photos, Pete's 2008 video, our 2009 photos and SL's 2009 photos.
New meeting place this year: Montague Center School. That way we don't tie up parking spaces all day at the Book Mill. Cast of characters: Dawn, John, Gary, Bill, Rick & Lynne.
Bardwell's Ferry Bridge
spans the Deerfield River
between Shelburne and Conway.
| We have earned this long descent into
This ride has 6,115 feet of climbing,
according to RideWithGPS.com.
John and Rick, with our lunch spot,
McCusker's Market, in the background
| Rick comes back over the bridge
for his close-up.
| Bridge of Flowers
in Shelburne Falls,
with the Iron Bridge in the background.
Video of flooding
during Tropical Storm Irene
The glacial potholes are underwater
since the storm damage.
| The water came right up to the Iron
Bridge during Tropical Storm Irene on Aug. 28.
Above, porches have been rebuilt,
and stone work is under way.
Storm damage along Conway Road
View of the Connecticut River
from Mount Sugarloaf in South Deerfield
On top of Mount Sugarloaf
The pictures of the double rainbow over the Connecticut River were taken from the bridge seen in the photo above, as we crossed into Sunderland.
Post-ride refreshments: Lady Killigrew Cafe at the Book Mill --
Appealing atmosphere, good menu.We love the warm brown rice salad (here's the recipe).
For more bike stuff, see Lynne's home page.