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Old 03-30-20, 04:51 AM
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Originally Posted by rumrunn6 View Post
suddenly excited. I recall a good ride from home (Stowish) to my old stomping grounds at Porter Square via 2A & Mass Ave. might be time for a repeat if the roads are clear
still looking forward to this but wound up doing the other half. Friday I rode from home to Bedford, Sunday I rode Bedford to Spy Pond, Arlington. some day soon I'll do the whole round trip. yesterday was wet alright! I had a good start in only light rain, but then shortly before my turn around, it became steady again. but glad I got out for the 18 + miles

if you'll forgive the expression, the die-hards were out


very few ppl at the pond


a small family group fishing


the canals, culverts & drainage were all flowing


some plackards for food service businesses open for call-ahead take-out, like this one for Nellio's


I had taken my bar mitts off Friday & didn't put them back on. fortunately I chose good gloves. unfortunately I didn't do the same with my shoe choice. by time I was done, my toes were done



guess I should get some conventional cleated shoe covers


no shortage of new signs on the MM. glad is was rainy & devoid of crowds

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