The Route

The event will span 5 days long. The route will take us from Staunton, VA to Gettysburg, PA to Port Jervis, NY to North Chelmsford, MA to Freeport, ME and end at Bar Harbor, ME. We will travel mostly on State roads or secondary roads. You can travel by yourself or with the group. It’s up to you. You can chose to do the entire run or just join us for a day or two as we pass through your area.

Day 0 - Sunday June 16th, Staunton, VA

Day 0 plan

1:00 - 2:00pm: - Meet Up at Wright Dairy Rite (Meet and Greet, give out T-shirts and goody bags here)
2:00 - 3:00pm: - Kline's Ice Cream
3:00 - 5:00pm: - Check-in at the Sleep Inn, Staunton, VA
6:00pm: - Meet at the hotel lobby and drive together to dinner and The Split Banana.

Dinner
Baja Bean Co, 9 w. Beverley St. Staunton, VA (540-885-9988)
(Note: We will park at Downtown Development office on 110 W. Johnson St.)

Ice Cream

The Split Banana, 7 W. Beverley St. Staunton, VA (866-492-3668)
Wright’s Dairy Rite, 346 Greenville Ave. Staunton, VA (540-886-0435)
Kline’s Ice Cream 906 Greenville Ave. Staunton, VA (540-885-4664)

Day 1 - Monday June 17th, from Staunton, VA to Gettysburg, PA

Day 1 Route
A. Sleep Inn Staunton, VA
B. Loft Mountain Center (Restroom break)
C. Bryd’s Visitor Center (Restroom break)
D. Spelunker’s Frozen Custard and Cavern Burgers, Front Royal, VA
E. Nutter's Ice Cream, Sharpsburg, MD
F. Antietam National Battlefield, Sharpsburg, MD
G. Gettysburg Civil War Museum, Gettysburg, PA
H. Sleep Inn & Suites, Gettysburg, PA
I. Hunt’s Battlefield Fries and Café
and Sunset Ice Cream Parlor Gettysburg, PA
J. Mr. G’s Ice Cream, Gettysburg, PA
K. Sleep Inn & Suites, Gettysburg, PA

Day 2- Tuesday June 18th, from Gettysburg PA to Port Jervis NY

Day 2 Route
A. Sleep Inn & Suites, Gettysburg, PA
B. Yuengling Brewery, Mahantongo St, Pottsville, PA 17901
C. Heisler’s Clover Leaf Dairy, Tamaqua, PA
D. Sweet Creams Cafe, Stroudsburg, PA (Note: Red parking meters along the Main St. is $.10 for 15 min.)
E. Hampton Inn Matamoras, PA
F. Riverside Creamery, Port Jervis, NY
G. Hampton Inn Matamoras, PA

Day 3 - Wednesday June 19th, from Port Jervis, NY to Boston, MA


Day 3 Route
A. Hampton Inn Matamoras, PA
B. LICK, Hudson, NY
C. Haymarket Café and Herrell’s Ice Cream Northampton, MA (lunch and ice cream)
D. Erikson’s Dairy Ice Cream, Maynard, MA
E. Hawthorn Suite, North Chelmsford, MA
F. Kimball Farm, Waterford, MA
G. Hawthorn Suite, North Chelmsford, MA

Day 4 - Thursday June 20th, from Boston, MA to Freeport, ME


Day 4 Hawthorn Suite to Scoop Deck
A. Hawthorn Suite, North Chelmsford, MA
B. Annabelle’s Natural Ice Cream, Portsmouth, NH
C. Fox’s Lobster House and Nubble Light, York, ME
D. Brown’s Old Fashioned Ice Cream, York, ME
E. Scoop Deck, Wells, ME

Day 4 Scoop Deck to Freeport
A. Scoop Deck, Wells, ME
B. Kennebunkport, ME (We will stop for a quick look at the President Geroge H. W. Bush family compound here.)
C. Portland Head Light, Cape Elizabeth, ME
D. Gorgeous Gelato, Portland, ME
E. Super 8, Freeport, ME

Day 5 - Friday June 21st, from Freeport, ME to Bar Harbor, ME

Day 5 Route
A. Super 8 Freeport, ME
B. Pemaquid Point Lighthouse, Bristol ME
C. Marshall Point Lighthouse, Port Clyde, ME (This is the lighthouse where Forrest Gump ran to, turned around and run clear across the country.)
D. Wasses Hot Dogs, Rockland, ME
E. Penobscot Narrows Observatory and Fort Knox, Prospect, ME
F. Blueberry Hill Dairy Bar, Ellsworth, ME
G. Bar Harbor Villager, Bar Harbor, ME
H. Beal’s Lobster Pier, Southwest Harbor, ME
I. Bar Harbor Villager, Bar Harbor, ME

Note: We will head to Ben and Bill's Chocolate Emporium and Mt. Desert Is. Ice Cream after the dinner.