Monthly Archives: July 2013

Vermont’s Fall Foliage with Discovery Bicycle Tours

Summer days are still here.  Shorts, T’s and flip-flops the preferred get-up for the day. Yet that doesn’t mean we haven’t stopped to think about the crisp, cool mornings and sun-touched days of the beautiful fall foliage season.  And Vermont … Continue reading

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Time to toot a tour leader’s horn!

Tim O’Brien is one of our most wonderful tour leaders!  He has been leading inn-to-inn cycling tours with Discovery Bicycle Tours since 2007. Not only is Tim great at leading tours and fixing flat tires, but look what he does … Continue reading

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A special weekend in Vermont

Vermont held a very special event this weekend. The Vermont 100 Endurance Race is one of the original 100 mile runs in the USA and a part of the Grand Slam Series of Ultrarunning. Each year, 300 runners attempt to … Continue reading

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General Stores – The Heart of a Small Town

If you have toured with us in the past, you already know how much we celebrate Vermont, its uniqueness, its spectacular views, the quiet rural villages, the warm and intimate feel of the landscape.  You also know how much we … Continue reading

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“A pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela is the finest journey in Spain,” wrote James Michener in his book Iberia.

The road from the French border across the top of northern Spain to Santiago de Compostela was one of the three major Christian pilgrimage routes during the Middle Ages, all leading to the resting place of the Apostle St. James. … Continue reading

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Lamoille Valley Rail Trail Groundbreaking

We’re pleased to share this news with you.  This will open up all kinds of new possibilities for future tours! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~  Lamoille Valley Rail Trail Groundbreaking Construction is starting on the long-awaited Lamoille Valley Rail Trail (LVRT), a four- season … Continue reading

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Frank Driscoll – Vermont Sports “Reader Athlete”

Frank has been leading tours with us for 13 years, and he was just recently named ‘Reader Athlete’ by Vermont Sports, New England’s Outdoor Magazine.  We’d like to share with you this wonderful article! Age: 64 | Residence: North Hero … Continue reading

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