Saturday was The Ride everyone came for, and it was a doozy. Metric century through lovely scenery with just a few hills thrown in:
Dave's sister Sue was our rest stop savior, hosting at both the new Glarus Brewery and the non-existent Dalesville Park.
Not everyone took on the same kind of water at stop #2 :
At the end of the ride, more talk, more beer, more great food:
Sunday, Robbie, Pete and I wanted to ride the trails out to the old train tunnels, so first we hit Monroe. Beautiful small town central square, but deserted of course on a Sunday morning, except for us and the Italian opera being played at a fairly high volume from the county courthouse tower. Rather surreal.
The back down the trail to the tunnels at the Belleville end. Wow, it was really DARK IN THERE! And cold.
Afterwards, a quick change into street clothes, a quick lunch, and then off to the highway:
Full photo album can be found here: Centario Bartali 3 Day Bike Tour Slideshow by rccardr | Photobucket