Tricia and I cycled around Hemlock Lake as part of our quest to ride all 11 of the Finger Lakes, part of teh Finger Lakes Cycling Club's Bike the Finger Lakes Challenge. #BTFL. We've now ridden all the lake to the west of Watkins Glen where we live. We still have the two largest left, as well as some that are smaller, but farther away.
Thursday, August 11, 2022
Hemlock Lake loop, Lake 6 of #BTFL
As beautiful as the ride was, it was somewhat odd to loop a lake, but never see it except at the start and finish.
At least I managed to make some photos of my favorite model as well as lake at the start.
It's a treat to have so little auto traffic
There are flowers everywhere here. Zillions and zillions.
Here's the ride start. If we hadn't climbed a few stairs we wouldn't have seen the lake at all
I'd never seen a sign like this before. I was tempted to follow the arrow, but who knows where we'd have ended up.
It is indeed a beautiful lake.