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Gallery: Cape Henlopen


I visited Cape Henlopen State Park in Delaware over three midweek days during an unusually warm spell in early November. Only a few campsites out of more than 150 were occupied. 527 more words

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On the Beach at Cape Henlopen

Except for tracks of gulls, my footprints are the first on the beach this morning. Waves ease out of the glassy water and lull onto the sand, which is course with ground-up shells and abrades my feet. 164 more words

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Coasting Along the Jersey Shore

When I’m looking for an easy seashore getaway and casual bike rides by the ocean, I head for New Jersey. Over three days in September, I returned to a few familiar places and took several rides along or near the shore. 1,439 more words

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Lock 5 to Edward’s Ferry on the C&O Canal

I bicycle the three miles from home to the C&O Canal, where I pick up the towpath at Lock and Mile 5. From here I could bike to Georgetown, four miles east, or to Cumberland, Maryland, 180 miles west, without ever leaving this dirt and gravel trail. 514 more words

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A ride through Midwestern Ontario, Part II

The Cambridge to Paris Rail Trail, part of a network of rail trails that join together in the City of Brantford

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On the Boardwalk

Night here belongs to the young, to the local middle and high school kids promenading or hanging out with friends. It belongs to the young families drawn like summer pilgrims to “America’s Greatest Family Resort!” as alcoholically dry Ocean City proclaims itself. 246 more words

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