This was our last day — and what a glorious day it was. It was sunny and warm, I had a chance to catch up with a friend over 7 or 8 miles before he had to peel off — and then those trails!
They connected from Durham through Cary to Raleigh with almost no time on roads. They were straight, they curved, they swooped, they climbed … great variety. And they were well used, not only by cyclists.
I immediately fell in love.
Oh, if only more cities thought the same way.
Total mileage on the last day of the Week a Year ride: 48.
Clever play on rails in this balance beam and jump/squat exercise equipment on the American Tobacco Trail: