Today’s ride included a 20-mile segment on a bike path said to be the first rails-to-trails path in the country. It was good packed clay for most (though not all) of its length. The path also included two old railroad tunnels about 1 and 0.5 miles long.
At the end of the ride, Scott, some other friends, and I went to dinner at the summer home of one of the riders, Jim, which was very nice. I might have eaten too much.
A nice stretch of the bike path
Approaching the end of the 1-mile tunnel, which we had to walk through as the surface was rough and sometimes slippery
Walking to dinner at Jim’s (second from left) summer home on Castle Rock Lake. I’m not shown, as I took the photo.