Washington-Rochambeau 2021 Bike and Kayak Tour

July 22nd, 2021 Uncategorized


Day 1: Saturday, August 14th
15.4 miles

Kayak a section of the Narragansett Bay 12 miles Newport, RI (Rochambeau Statue, King Park) to Providence, RI (University Hall)

9:00 am Start Kayak at King Park, Newport, RI
Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/ri/newport/02840-3941/138-wellington-ave-41.476018,-71.322272?zoom=17

1:00 pm (estimate) Finish Kayak / Start Bike at Independence Park, Bristol, RI
Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/near-41.67331251495712,-71.28011763095856?zoom=18

Bike Route GPS Link: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31375914

3:00 pm Finish Bike (estimate) at University Hall, Providence, RI
Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/ri/providence/02906-1142/7-prospect-st-41.826113,-71.404603?zoom=18

Day 2: Sunday, August 15th
82.2 miles

Providence, RI (University Hall) to Hartford, CT (Old State House)

8:00 am Start Bike at University Hall, Providence, RI

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/ri/providence/02906-1142/7-prospect-st-41.826113,-71.404603?zoom=18

Bike Route GPS Link: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/33530176

4:00 pm (estimate) Finish at the Old State House, Hartford, CT

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/ct/hartford/06103-2720/7-central-row-41.765701,-72.672751?zoom=17

Day 3: Monday, August 16th
26.9 miles

Hartford, CT (Old State House) to Waterbury, CT (Rochambeau’s French Soldiers Gravesite)

8:00 am Start Bike at the Old State House Hartford, CT

https://www.mapquest.com/us/ct/hartford/06103-2720/7-central-row-41.765701,-72.672751?zoom=17

Bike Route GPS Link: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31407847

11:00 am (estimate) Finish Bike at Rochambeau’s French Soldiers Gravesite

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/ct/waterbury/06705-3448/3147-e-main-st-41.546179,-72.983317?zoom=18

Day 4: Tuesday, August 17th
73.4 miles

Waterbury, CT (Rochambeau’s French Soldiers Gravesite) to Hartsdale, NY (Odell House)

9:00 am Start at Rochambeau’s French Soldiers Gravesite (Wreath Laying Ceremony)

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/ct/waterbury/06705-3448/3147-e-main-st-41.546179,-72.983317?zoom=18

Bike Route GPS Link: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31407939

4:00 pm (estimate) Finish at the Odell House, Hartsdale, NY (Welcome Reception)

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/ny/hartsdale/10530-2215/407-ridge-rd-41.019204,-73.817201?zoom=18

Day 5: Wednesday, August 18th
33.1 miles / Kayak across the Hudson River 1.5 miles

Hartsdale, NY (Odell House) to Stony Point, NY (King’s Ferry and Battlefield Site)

9:00 am Start at the Odell House, Hartsdale, NY

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/ny/hartsdale/10530-2215/407-ridge-rd-41.019204,-73.817201?zoom=18

Bike Route GPS Link: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31407780

12:00 pm (estimate) Finish Bike / Start Kayak at Verplanck’s Point (Kayak to Stony Point and back)

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/ny/verplanck/10596-7708/85-riverview-ave-41.248808,-73.963150?zoom=18

Day 6: Thursday, August 19th
50.2 miles

Stony Point, NY (Battlefield Site) to Morristown, NJ (Ford Mansion Washington’s Headquarters)

8:00 am Start at Stony Point Battlefield

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/ny/stony-point/10980-1109/54-park-rd-41.240603,-73.982714?zoom=16

Bike Route GPS Link: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31446887

1:00 pm (estimate) Finish at the Ford Mansion Washington’s Headquarters, Morristown, NJ

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/nj/morristown/07960-4218/233-morris-st-40.795779,-74.466850?zoom=17

Day 7: Friday, August 20th
41.2 miles

Morristown, NJ (Ford Mansion Washington’s Headquarters) to Princeton, NJ (Battle Monument in Town)

9:00 am Start at the Ford Mansion Washington’s Headquarters

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/nj/morristown/07960-4218/233-morris-st-40.795779,-74.466850?zoom=17

11:00 am Reception at the Van Veghten House

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/near-40.556754315747796,-74.58489418029785?zoom=16

Bike Route GPS Link: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31473800

2:00 pm (estimate) Finish at the Princeton Battle Monument in Town

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/nj/princeton/08540-3036/3-monument-dr-40.347624,-74.666008?zoom=18

Day 8: Saturday, August 21st
100.9 miles

Part 1: Princeton, NJ (Battle Monument in Town) to Philadelphia, PA (Independence Hall) 46.5 miles

8:00 am Start at the Princeton Battle Monument in Town, Princeton, NJ

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/nj/princeton/08540-3036/3-monument-dr-40.347624,-74.666008?zoom=18

Part 1 Bike Route GPS Link: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31473924

12:00 pm (estimate) Arrive at Independence Hall, Philadelphia, PA

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/pa/philadelphia/19106/565-chestnut-st-39.949158,-75.150217?zoom=18

Part 2: Philadelphia, PA (Independence Hall) to Valley Forge, PA and back 54.4 miles

Part 2 Bike Route GPS Link: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31473992

2:30 pm (estimate) Arrive at Valley Forge, PA

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/pa/king-of-prussia/19406-1233/1240-n-outer-line-dr-40.101780,-75.422469?zoom=18

5:00 pm (estimate) Finish at Independence Hall, Philadelphia, PA

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/pa/philadelphia/19106/565-chestnut-st-39.949158,-75.150217?zoom=18

Day 9: Sunday, August 22nd
36.0 miles

Philadelphia, PA (Independence Hall) to Stanton, DE (Hale Byrnes House)

9:00 am Start Independence Hall, Philadelphia, PA

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/pa/philadelphia/19106/565-chestnut-st-39.949158,-75.150217?zoom=18

Bike Route GPS Link: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31489319

12:00 pm (estimate) Bicycle Clinic at Brandywine Village (near Wilmington)

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/de/wilmington/19802-4811/1820-n-market-st-39.751333,-75.542899?zoom=18

3:00 pm (estimate) Finish at Hale Byrnes House, Stanton, DE

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/de/newark/19713-2106/599-stanton-christiana-rd-39.701111,-75.650654?zoom=17

Day 10: Monday, August 23rd
34.6 miles / Kayak across the Susquehanna River 1.5 miles

Stanton, DE (Hale Byrnes House) to Harve de Grace, MD (Rochambeau Square)

9:00 am Start at the Hale Byrnes House, Stanton, DE

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/de/newark/19713-2106/599-stanton-christiana-rd-39.701111,-75.650654?zoom=17

Bike Route GPS Link: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31496682

12:00 pm (estimate) Arrive at Perryville, MD by Bike, then Kayak across the Susquehanna River to Harve de Grace

Mapquest Link to the Perryville Boat Launch: https://www.mapquest.com/us/md/perryville/21903/507-roundhouse-dr-39.567052,-76.078439?zoom=18

1:00 pm (estimate) Arrive at Rochambeau Square, Harve de Grace, MD

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/md/havre-de-grace/21078-3051/266-saint-john-st-39.549509,-76.089559?zoom=18

Day 11: Tuesday, August 24th
38.6 miles

Harve de Grace, MD (Rochambeau Square) to Baltimore, MD (Baltimore’s Washington Monument)

9:00 am Start at Rochambeau Square, Harve de Grace, MD

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/md/havre-de-grace/21078-3051/266-saint-john-st-39.549509,-76.089559?zoom=18

Bike Route GPS Link: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31496735

1:00 pm (estimate) Finish at Baltimore’s Washington Monument

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/md/baltimore/21201-5249/699-washington-pl-39.297407,-76.615470?zoom=17

Day 12: Wednesday, August 25th
38.3 miles / Kayak a section of the Chesapeake Bay 4 miles

Baltimore, MD (Baltimore’s Washington Monument) to Annapolis, MD (State House)

9:00 am Start at Baltimore’s Washington Monument

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/md/baltimore/21201-5249/699-washington-pl-39.297407,-76.615470?zoom=17

Bike Route GPS Link: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31496861

1:00 pm (estimate) Finish at the State House, Annapolis, MD

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/md/annapolis/21401-1904/21-state-cir-38.978313,-76.490592?zoom=17

1:30 pm (estimate) Art Center Reception, Annapolis, MD

Day 13: Thursday, August 26th
69.1 miles

Annapolis, MD (State House) to Mount Vernon, VA

TBD Start Time at the State House, Annapolis, MD

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/md/annapolis/21401-1904/21-state-cir-38.978313,-76.490592?zoom=17

Bike Route GPS Link: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31516017

TBD Finish Time and Reception at Mount Vernon, VA

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/near-38.710943711453645,-77.08675682544708?zoom=18

Day 14: Friday, August 27th
81.2 miles

Mount Vernon, VA to Hanover, VA (Hanover Tavern)

8:00 am Start at Mount Vernon, VA

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/near-38.710943711453645,-77.08675682544708?zoom=18

Bike Route GPS Link: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/32904109

3:00 pm (estimate) Finish at Hanover, VA

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/va/hanover/23069-1511/13187-hanover-courthouse-rd-37.762734,-77.367321?zoom=18

Day 15: Saturday, August 28th
74.1 miles

Hanover, VA (Hanover Tavern) to Yorktown, VA (Victory Monument)

8:00 am Start at Hanover Tavern, Hanover, VA

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/va/hanover/23069-1511/13187-hanover-courthouse-rd-37.762734,-77.367321?zoom=18

Bike Route GPS Link: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/32904331

2:00 pm (estimate) Finish at Yorktown Victory Monument, Yorktown, VA

Mapquest Link: https://www.mapquest.com/us/va/yorktown/23690/801-main-st-37.232944,-76.505383?zoom=18

Travel: August 29th and 30th Yorktown, VA to Boston, MA

Day 16: Tuesday, August 31st
Kayak a section of Boston Harbor 4 miles

Depart 10:00 am Fort Point Channel Boston, paddle to Long Warf then past Castle Island to Dorchester Bay

Start Location: https://www.mapquest.com/us/ma/boston/02210-1415/98-necco-ct-42.349849,-71.051490?zoom=18

Finish Location: https://www.mapquest.com/near-42.33255056403048,-71.02301180362701?zoom=18

Contact:

Sal Stephen Ross Lilienthal
Bicycle Tour Company (Revolutionary Battles LLC)
Explore@RevolutionaryBattles.com
860-309-1449