John found a new route to try for our second 30+ mile ride of the weekend. It was a great ride with much of it so rural it was hard to believe we were so close to home. The most challenging part of Monday’s 36 mile ride was Bonnie Branch Road. It’s a long and scenic uphill that comes in the final stretch of the route. Perhaps 3/4 of the way up, we encountered this:
We portaged through the construction site and continued on our way. Would that all barriers and obstacles in life were so easily navigated!