Author Archives: Dan Hurwitz

About Dan Hurwitz

A software guy taking the time for a big ride - coast to coast.

On Golden Pond – a loop around Squam Lake

Friday, 8/30/2019 Miles: 33.6 Average speed: 12.3 mph Vertical gain: 2,330 ft. I am still processing my big ride across the country, working on the ride report and catching up on all the mundane things I had put off, such … Continue reading

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Day 107: Revere Beach, MA

Thursday, 8/22/2019 Miles: 44.7 Average speed: 11.0 mph Vertical gain: 1,092 ft. Current Elevation: 0 ft. I made it! I rode my bike from the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic, riding 3,897 miles over 107 days. What a ride! What … Continue reading

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Day 106 – Hudson, MA

Wednesday, 8/21/2019 Miles: 37.7 Average speed: 10.9 mph Vertical gain: 2,224 ft. Current Elevation: 263 ft. Almost finished! Barring major disaster, I will reach the Atlantic Ocean tomorrow. I am currently in a Holiday Inn Express in Hudson, Mass. Jennifer … Continue reading

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Day 105: Sturbridge, MA

Tuesday, 8/20/2019 Miles: 35.2 Average speed: 10.4 mph Vertical gain: n.a. Current Elevation: 620 ft. I arrived at The Host Hotel in Sturbridge, Mass, today (although I am actually staying next door at the Super 8), only 18 days late … Continue reading

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Day 104: Enfield, CT

Monday, 8/19/2019 Miles: 29.1 Average speed: 10.4 mph Vertical gain: 1,477 ft. Current Elevation: 56 ft. ! The end is really feeling near! Today, which was a very good day, I left the Adventure Cycling route in order to take … Continue reading

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Day 103: Riverton, CT

Sunday, 8/18/2019 Miles: 46.5 Average speed: 10.2 mph Vertical gain: n.a. Current Elevation: 561 ft. Note: This was written Sunday evening, but not posted until Monday morning, when I finally had good cell service at a late breakfast in Granby. … Continue reading

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Day 102: Amenia, NY

Saturday, 8/17/2019 Miles: 41.3 Average speed: 10.2 mph Vertical gain: n.a. Current Elevation: 568 ft. Today was a very interesting day, especially the ending. The weather was really good, up until about 8:00 pm, when the sky clouded over and … Continue reading

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