Gate City/Lakes Region Cruise
Gate City Corvette Club
Saturday, October 1, 2005
A beautiful early Fall day for a very pleasant
Corvette cruise from Bedford, NH to Mt. Wachusett in North/Central
Massachusetts. 19 Vettes enjoyed the cruise: 10 from Lakes Region club, 6 from
Gate City, 2 from Connecticut, and yours truly from Maine, although
I should be
counted with the Gate City group.
Many thanks to Hank Vezina of Gate City
Corvette Club for putting this together.
Early departure from Maine.
Picturesque fog-shrouded Bath, Maine at dawn.
The Vettes gathered at Macy's in Bedford, NH.
At one of the stops to regroup after all the
lights getting out of Bedford,
I couldn't resist this shot of Joe Tursi's plate. Most Corvette people can
relate to that!
After a pretty "spirited" ride led by
Hank (driving Sally Mele's C5 - he had
sold his the day before)
over some fun
roads, the first stop was the
Wachusett Brewing Company in Westminster MA.
Next was a great lunch at the nearby 1761 Old
The final attraction was the run to the top of
It was a spectacular view on this gorgeous Fall day... even without the
The Boston skyline was easily seen, 45 miles to the East.
The group scattered from there for the drive
This is the road down the mountain, and the Old
Mill Inn from the road.
Final stats for a very enjoyable day with a
great bunch of people.