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Forum: Day Trippin' 04-18-2015, 03:59 PM
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Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
Down To The Sea

Well, it was an absolutely picture-perfect day for riding and we motored down to Mystic CT and Mystic Seaport. It had been almost 30 years since I was last there so we first went to the Henry B....
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-18-2015, 03:18 AM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
Riding the GS begets happyface. Absence of...

Riding the GS begets happyface. Absence of trains in railyard - poutyface. :lol3



Nice! I can't say as I've ever seen a side sliding table arrangement before but know they're still used at...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-17-2015, 07:02 AM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
Understatement!! Wow, that is really something. ...

Understatement!! Wow, that is really something. As old stations go, I think that would have to be at the very top of this list.



Thanks for posting and we certainly hope you have/get more...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-16-2015, 04:42 PM
Replies: 4,427
Views: 648,400
Posted By popscycle
http://www.affiliatehouse.com/webimages/apr_8abrid...

http://www.affiliatehouse.com/webimages/apr_8abridge.jpg
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-16-2015, 03:44 AM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
George Washington Messed Around Here

There are two large rocks on Rt 16 (Washington Street) in Holliston, MA known as the Balancing Rock. On November 6, 1789, George Washington and his entourage went from Boston to New York via this...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-15-2015, 05:48 PM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
With all the interesting stuff you probably see...

With all the interesting stuff you probably see in Boston, you should carry a pocket camera when you go out. Also, have you tried out that new commute bag on the GS yet?
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-15-2015, 07:20 AM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
LOL, can we assume you got something better? :D

LOL, can we assume you got something better? :D
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-15-2015, 07:17 AM
Replies: 860
Views: 242,919
Posted By popscycle
http://www.affiliatehouse.com/webimages/apr_morand...

http://www.affiliatehouse.com/webimages/apr_morandiner.jpg
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-15-2015, 07:04 AM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
Some Misc Shots The Past Week

Below are some miscellaneous shots taken over the past week. Some are self-explanatory, such as the one below.

http://www.affiliatehouse.com/webimages/apr_morandiner.jpg

Some pictures will...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-15-2015, 06:38 AM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
I don't generally do da voodoo but when I do do...

I don't generally do da voodoo but when I do do voodoo, I do it without disturbing da hue. :lol3
Forum: GS Boxers 04-14-2015, 05:16 AM
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Views: 1,119,652
Posted By popscycle
Spring thaw favorite taken Sunday, 4/12: ...

Spring thaw favorite taken Sunday, 4/12:

http://www.affiliatehouse.com/webimages/apr12_pondice1.jpg
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-13-2015, 04:32 PM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
It was cold up until about around noon, when it...

It was cold up until about around noon, when it started to warm up. By late afternoon, the electrics were turned off and put into the panniers. The odd thing was we'd be riding along being very...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-13-2015, 04:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,114
Posted By popscycle
Thanks for taking the time to do this thread. ...

Thanks for taking the time to do this thread. Some of the best moments of my cross-country rides in years past were had in PA, which makes me all that more interested.
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-13-2015, 06:20 AM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
Daytrip With Variety

We had a really good 250 mile day trip yesterday. The objective was to check out some of our favorite roads, paved and non-paved, to see what shape they were in. Temps started out cold in the 30s...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-13-2015, 04:05 AM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
Glad to hear you able to get in a good ride and...

Glad to hear you able to get in a good ride and it sounds like you got a bunch of good pictures (i.e. Can RR pics ever be bad?). We were out yesterday but it appears you had a better RR day than we...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-11-2015, 04:28 PM
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Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
Another Stone Chamber

Last year we were fortunate to get permission from a landowner to visit one of the many stone chambers that dot this area. Shown below, finding it was a bit of an adventure.
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Forum: Day Trippin' 04-11-2015, 03:45 PM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
Wow, great stations, great pic! Sweet! :clap

Wow, great stations, great pic! Sweet! :clap
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-11-2015, 02:43 PM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
Still More Milling Around

I got out for a few hours this afternoon to mosey around the Blackstone River Valley area again.

http://www.affiliatehouse.com/webimages/apr11_riverdalemillbridge.jpg

The objective was to check...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-11-2015, 04:15 AM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
I am sitting here this morning thinking "You are...

I am sitting here this morning thinking "You are gonna have so much fun." Congratulations and thanks for posting the picture. Looking forward to seeing some off-road pics and your thoughts on the...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-10-2015, 04:47 PM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
The second is decent and proves the point we're...

The second is decent and proves the point we're both trying to make - that sharing a reasonable facsimile of what we see on the ride is the objective. The camera, along with the user, doesn't always...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-09-2015, 11:45 AM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
Salvaging Pics

As previously stated, one of the byproducts of the cruiser to dual-sport shift has been a renewed interest in photography but with a difference. Instead of carrying a 35 MM SLR with a bag full of...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-09-2015, 03:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,650
Posted By popscycle
After over a half century of riding, I don't have...

After over a half century of riding, I don't have mechanical sympathy. I treat the bike well but for economic and availability reasons, not mechanical sympathy. Not being a factor, mechanical...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-09-2015, 03:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,423
Posted By popscycle
First, thank you for your service. Second,...

First, thank you for your service. Second, welcome back and get out there and ride. Third, take pics and post as we greatly appreciate them.
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-09-2015, 02:57 AM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
Thank you for the RR pics, bluestar. The station...

Thank you for the RR pics, bluestar. The station is a classic, BTW, and posing with a steam loco is always good. I've been trying to clean up some of last year's photos and found this one, which...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-08-2015, 01:32 PM
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Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
Thank you, we always appreciate railroad stuff! ...

Thank you, we always appreciate railroad stuff! :clap
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-08-2015, 10:51 AM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
Thank you and we will do our best.

Thank you and we will do our best.
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-08-2015, 09:53 AM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
Below is one of the older houses I've run across...

Below is one of the older houses I've run across - the John Farnum House, which was built in 1710. Located at coordinates 42.077384, -71.627271, the house is on the National Register of Historic...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-07-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,350
Posted By popscycle
Greatly enjoyed the RR. Thanks for taking the...

Greatly enjoyed the RR. Thanks for taking the time to post it!
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-07-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
The Riverdale mill is right on the old Providence...

The Riverdale mill is right on the old Providence & Worcester line, which undoubtedly had stations at one time. More legwork.

BTW, the station in question where you found that one RR spike was...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-07-2015, 02:18 PM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
More Milling Around Finds A Success Story

In venturing out to explore old mills, I found one that had not only been beautifully restored but had become the home of a successful manufacturing operation. I am referring to the Riverdale Mills...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-06-2015, 05:09 PM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
I think it's time for a diners, drive-ins and...

I think it's time for a diners, drive-ins and meatloaf loaf-off: Swimming in gravy (like your bike) versus languishing between two pieces of bread. We've a number of diners to try.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-06-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 4,427
Views: 648,400
Posted By popscycle
http://www.affiliatehouse.com/webimages/apr6_millb...

http://www.affiliatehouse.com/webimages/apr6_millbridge1.jpg
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-06-2015, 12:43 PM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
More Milling Around

Temps were in the high 40s shortly after noon so we got the bike out. As you can see from the picture below, we still have a bit of snow in front of the house. That pile, which was once about as...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-05-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
Weather and Cleanliness

Peeked into Rider Two's garage space and found, wonder of wonders, that his GS was clean for the first time since, say, last summer.

http://www.affiliatehouse.com/webimages/apr5_kmgs1.jpg

You...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-04-2015, 04:15 PM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
Congratulations, dog! We look forward to hearing...

Congratulations, dog! We look forward to hearing from you about it and hope for some pics. There's good gravel and dirt in the flatlands. Kudos!! :clap

BTW, your choice reminded me of this...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-04-2015, 06:50 AM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
Mild Midweek Milling About

We had several, mild days midweek and the opportunity to get out was not lost. One of the items on our dance card is a more thorough exploration of the industrial history of the Blackstone River...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-04-2015, 05:23 AM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
Hi Dave - good to see you're getting out and...

Hi Dave - good to see you're getting out and about. Most of the ponds around here were still covered with ice mid week and several had people ice fishing still.

Even the Amish took advantage of...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-03-2015, 04:20 PM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
Well, if you get half the enjoyment out of dual...

Well, if you get half the enjoyment out of dual sport that we do, I think you'll be one happy camper. What really makes me happy is the fact that I can cruise distances in comfort (i.e. no...
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-03-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 940
Views: 102,374
Posted By popscycle
Diners, Drive-Ins and Meatloaf

Got out for a bit just before noon and headed to an area diner (coordinates 42.244962, -71.737817), pulling up just before the noon crowd hit.
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-03-2015, 06:46 AM
Replies: 315
Views: 65,835
Posted By popscycle
http://www.affiliatehouse.com/webimages/apr2_train...

http://www.affiliatehouse.com/webimages/apr2_train4.jpg
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