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« on: December 13, 2010, 02:01:55 PM »

Best Motorcycling in the Northeast

We have created a free website as our way of giving back to the Motorcycle Community.

It has the very best Roads, Scenic Views, Destinations, Restaurants, and Accomodations in the Northeast as selected by fellow riders: http://www.newenglandriders.org/BestOfNewEngland/BestOfNewEngland.htm

Best Roads: http://www.newenglandriders.org/BestOfNewEngland/BestRoads/Best%20Roads.htm

Best Scenic Views: http://www.newenglandriders.org/BestOfNewEngland/BestViews/Best%20Views.htm

Best Things to See: http://www.newenglandriders.org/BestOfNewEngland/BestThingsToSee/BestThingsToSee.htm

Best Restaurants: http://www.newenglandriders.org/BestOfNewEngland/Restaurants/BestRestaurants.htm

Best Accommodations:  http://www.newenglandriders.org/BestOfNewEngland/Accomodations/Accomodations.htm

Best Mountaintop Rides: http://www.newenglandriders.org/BestOfNewEngland/BestMountaintopRides/BestMountaintopRides.htm

Please stop by to submit your own ideas to be added to the website or to just say Hi!

Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewEnglandRiders/
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« Reply #1 on: December 13, 2010, 02:35:53 PM »

Thanks for posting these! Clap I, for one, would be interested in the spreadsheet to keep track of my progress.
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« Reply #2 on: December 14, 2010, 09:07:48 AM »

Many thanks epconde and the NE riders crew.  Clap Hail

I will be using this resource.  The Google routes are well done and easy to understand, and I appreciate the inclusion of scenic spots and good mountain climbs.   Thumbsup
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« Reply #3 on: December 14, 2010, 09:10:14 AM »

Bookmarked for next season.  Thanks!  Thumbsup
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« Reply #4 on: December 14, 2010, 11:56:49 AM »


Thanks for posting these! Clap I, for one, would be interested in the spreadsheet to keep track of my progress.


I'll post it up soon

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« Reply #5 on: December 14, 2010, 11:58:41 AM »


Many thanks epconde and the NE riders crew.  Clap Hail

I will be using this resource.  The Google routes are well done and easy to understand, and I appreciate the inclusion of scenic spots and good mountain climbs.   Thumbsup


I'm glad that it will be used. It'll be some great riding.


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« Reply #6 on: December 14, 2010, 11:59:55 AM »


Bookmarked for next season.  Thanks!  Thumbsup


Sure thing. Give us a holler if you need help.


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« Reply #7 on: June 23, 2011, 10:14:30 AM »

This is a great resource for riders.
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« Reply #8 on: June 24, 2011, 09:44:20 AM »


Thanks for posting these! Clap I, for one, would be interested in the spreadsheet to keep track of my progress.


Did you see that a spreadsheet is now posted?
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« Reply #9 on: June 28, 2011, 03:15:12 PM »

This is a tremendous resource, thank you! Bigok

It will be very useful when I make it up that way for a lobster run the second weekend in July. Smile
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« Reply #10 on: June 28, 2011, 05:58:52 PM »


This is a tremendous resource, thank you! Bigok

It will be very useful when I make it up that way for a lobster run the second weekend in July. Smile


I'm glad someone is using it. I put a tremendous amount of time into that project.
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« Reply #11 on: June 29, 2011, 12:38:14 PM »


This is a tremendous resource, thank you! Bigok

 +1

Checklists are so compelling...Urrr
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« Reply #12 on: July 18, 2011, 06:47:45 AM »

Best of New England View from this past weekend:










Best of New England and Eastern New York

Here are the very best Roads, Scenic Views, Destinations, Restaurants, and Accomodations in New England and Eastern New York as selected by New England Riders: http://www.newenglandriders.org/BestOfNewEngland/BestOfNewEngland.htm

Best Roads: http://www.newenglandriders.org/BestOfNewEngland/BestRoads/Best%20Roads.htm

Best Scenic Views: http://www.newenglandriders.org/BestOfNewEngland/BestViews/Best%20Views.htm

Best of New England Tour: http://www.newenglandriders.org/BestOfNewEngland/BestOfNETour.htm

Best Mountaintop Rides: http://www.newenglandriders.org/BestOfNewEngland/BestMountaintopRides/BestMountaintopRides.htm

Best Things to See: http://www.newenglandriders.org/BestOfNewEngland/BestThingsToSee/BestThingsToSee.htm

Best Restaurants: http://www.newenglandriders.org/BestOfNewEngland/Restaurants/BestRestaurants.htm

Best Accommodations:  http://www.newenglandriders.org/BestOfNewEngland/Accomodations/Accomodations.htm

Here is an Excel Spreadsheet Checklist of all Best Roads and Best Scenic Views. The checklist will also tally all ocean views and mountaintops. The checklist has one tab for each State and then one final summary tab: http://www.newenglandriders.org/BestOfNewEngland/BestChecklist.xls

Here is a free download of OpenOffice that will open Excel if you do not have the program: http://www.openoffice.org/





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« Reply #13 on: July 18, 2011, 09:59:34 AM »

Nice picture. Looks like a fun road.
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« Reply #14 on: July 18, 2011, 10:29:57 AM »


Nice picture. Looks like a fun road.


The area feels like you've gone back 100 years. Very scenic.
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« Reply #15 on: September 05, 2011, 11:21:56 AM »

We've tried the RT 23 ride and  Point Judith- 2 thumbs up
Going out to the Soapstone tower right now.
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« Reply #16 on: September 08, 2011, 06:58:53 AM »


We've tried the RT 23 ride and  Point Judith- 2 thumbs up
Going out to the Soapstone tower right now.
edit: Soapstone Tower was cool.  Thumbsup


I've done about 1/2 of the roads and views this year - having a blast!
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« Reply #17 on: September 08, 2011, 12:05:29 PM »

Any changes in the ride schedule or routes in light of the road and town damage after Hurricane Irene?
Some friends and myself were going to ride that area the following week and were concerned about road closures, etc.
Any insight would be appreciated.
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« Reply #18 on: September 08, 2011, 03:16:38 PM »

Avoid Southern and central Vermont and the Catskills area of Eastern NY. The Kancamaugus Highway is closed in New Hampshire, but the rest of New England and Eastern NY is doing well.



Any changes in the ride schedule or routes in light of the road and town damage after Hurricane Irene?
Some friends and myself were going to ride that area the following week and were concerned about road closures, etc.
Any insight would be appreciated.
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« Reply #19 on: September 08, 2011, 04:49:13 PM »


Avoid Southern and central Vermont and the Catskills area of Eastern NY. The Kancamaugus Highway is closed in New Hampshire, but the rest of New England and Eastern NY is doing well.


Yep, thanks to Irene I was stuck in Bethel, VT, for 2 days. Had to do some serious detours to make it outta there.  

Then got as far as Lincoln, NH, and found out that Kanc was closed!!  Oh well, gave me chance to see Lakes Area south of Lincoln.

These are GREAT routes.  Thanks!!!
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