Monthly Archives: July 2011

Scenic Hobo Railroad

The weather was kind of iffy. The sun would come out and tease you outside only to hide behind a cloud and drop rain on you. What do you do on a day like that when you’re on vacation? I … Continue reading

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Steam power at the Cog Railway

Some things are just too good to do just once. Although I didn’t feel the need to ride the train to the summit again, I did want to see the steam locomotive in action. It was burning some coal and … Continue reading

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There be Moose in them woods

It turned into a very late night! It was supposed to rain all day so I didn’t make any plans. I figured I’d just be lazy, maybe use the laundry room to run a few things through, maybe work on … Continue reading

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The Cog Railway and Mount Washington

I wasn’t quite sure where I was but a pretty little restaurant showed up on the right side of the road. There were cars in the lot, always a good sign. Since I hadn’t seen any other places for lunch … Continue reading

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Kancamagus Scenic Highway

When I got up this morning it was almost overwhelming the options I had open to me. Unlike most of my vacation trips I did not commit to any reservations or tours in advance so everyday will be like a … Continue reading

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The Valley Inn and Town Square, Waterville Valley, NH

Thanks to my friend Eric I have the lyrics to that song that kept running through my head. Willie Nelson’s On the Road Again. I think the 2nd verse says it all!  On the road again Goin’ places that I’ve … Continue reading

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Practice Picture #1

I was fooling around with the remote release on the camera so I will be sure it will work when I need it most to get that prize-winning picture!  So here’s practice picture #1. It’s of Covered bridge #44 which was … Continue reading

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On the road again….

I think those are the lyrics of a song but right now the rest of it escapes me. That one phrase kept running through my head off and on all afternoon.  There’s something to be said for far away vacations … Continue reading

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Vacation!

It’s official. I am on vacation from now until next Friday. A whole 7 days to pursue whatever I want to pursue. I’m sure the posts will get more interesting now. You’ve all been very patient. Probably more patient than … Continue reading

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Mount Washington Cog Railway Photo Contest

A couple of updates  to start: The first is that I didn’t hear from the bank today. I was told they would call me to pick up my new card and set up my password. Maybe it didn’t come yet. Or…maybe … Continue reading

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