A Bike Ride Down Memory Lane

As a country kid the only route option for bike rides was the gravel road.  Rides were out-n-backs with landmarks as the turn around point.  On a recent visit back home I took a bike ride down memory lane.  

The Corner

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This was the most frequent route as it was the closest to home.  The wide T intersection was perfect for turning around after skidding to a stop.

The White Telephone Pole

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A popular route for walks with Mom, and sometimes even the cat!  The pole has has since been replaced with one like all the rest.

The Creek

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For more adventurous rides.  Back then this destination seemed so far from home. My brother once rode back home with a bucket of bullheads hanging from his handlebars.  

Not much on this route had changed.  It did seem shorter though, which was good.  I forgot to leave Mom a note saying "going to the creek" and needed to hurry back home.

Happy Riding!