# of different license plates seen: 30 states, 4 Canadian provinces, and 1 US government plate
# of holes of mini golf played: 36, and the boys begged for more.
# of motorcycles seen: We stopped counting after reaching 111, but we surely saw several hundred as, unbeknownst to us, it was also "Bike Week" in the White Mountains. Largest group of motorcycles seen riding together: 22
# of gorges hiked: 2
# of glacial boulders seen: LOTS
# of ants, spiders, and beetles spotted and studied in depth by the boys: I have no idea, but it seemed that every other minute they were looking at some insect.
# of caves explored: 10
# of trains ridden: 3
# of hours at Story Land amusement park: 7.5
# of times the boys rode the roller coaster: 3 (this was the only ride they wanted to repeat)
# of times the boys needed to be carried during all of our long days: 0 (!!!!!!!)
They really are growing up! This vacation would not have been nearly as much fun last year.