Blogs from Troutville, Virginia, United States, North America


North America » United States » Virginia » Troutville May 22nd 2018

Having studied the anticipated weather for today, Bruce and I realized we had better finish by about 2 PM or we would most likely get very wet with afternoon thunderstorms expected. Today was another splendid ride down the Shenandoah Valley on very quiet roads. The pictures today say it all as we passed so many idyllic areas of rolling hills, tall deciduous forests and running streams. I really am impressed with the route Adventure Cycling picked because Bruce and I knew the interstate was always fairly close but the areas we passed haven’t changed in hundreds of years. Bruce looked up a brewery in Troutville and agreed to meet his brother Bernie there to whisk us away to his home an hour away. As we neared Troutville we eagerly anticipated that first well earned sip of ... read more
We spent much of the day alongside Mill Crerk
Bruce setting the example of Cool!
Could have been the 18th Century

North America » United States » Virginia » Troutville April 17th 2013

Wow how I hate packing. This is the going to be an awesome trip. The cameras are charging the memory cards cleared and the liver is resting for the long nights of punishment that are to come. I'm really looking forward to seeing these Myan ruins and climbing the face of the temple. Stay tuned the count down continues. T minus 3 days.... read more

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