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Offline Woodhauler

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Best route to take?
« on: April 02, 2014, 06:04:50 PM »
Going to be leaving early in the am for caledonia ny, Wondering if anyone has run rt9 to rt7 out of mancheter nh. Not reel fond of the interstate!
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Re: Best route to take?
« Reply #1 on: April 02, 2014, 07:46:26 PM »
I just did the route 9 from Concord to Keene , about an hour, pleasant ride.  Over to Brattleboro should be fine also.  I have not done the route 7 trip.
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Re: Best route to take?
« Reply #2 on: April 02, 2014, 08:49:26 PM »
Woodhauler,  Rt.9 is fine over to Brattleboro. From Brattleboro to Bennington, VT can be slow depending on the traffic. There are not a lot of places to pass and you'll go through some small villages. Bennington to Albany is fine but do take the NY Thruway once you get near Albany or it'll make for a long trip. Drive Safe.
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« Reply #3 on: April 02, 2014, 10:30:25 PM »
 Rt-7 isnt to bad, especially early in the morning. Watch out for moose. Make your way down the hill in troy, get on 787 south. You will see signs for the thruway south, avoid those. Go up the hill past the port on 787 and you will see signs for I-90 west. Stay on I-90 west till you get out there, its a decent ride.

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Re: Best route to take?
« Reply #4 on: April 04, 2014, 03:36:59 PM »
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