Wellness Day 3

Posted by Aiddy on Wed 02 November 2022

Padstow to Wenfordbridge ride

Up early this morning, trying to beat the weather.

Padstow to Wenfordbridge ride

The plan was to head up the river Camel, heading to Wenfordbridge and the closed Snail's Pace cafe (open until the end of October in case you're wondering).

Padstow to Wenfordbridge ride

The sky looked promising as I passed the sailing club.

Padstow to Wenfordbridge ride

Wadebridge, where the sun was trying hard to break through.

Padstow to Wenfordbridge ride

Padstow to Wenfordbridge ride

The trail winds itself through woodland along the edge of the river.

Padstow to Wenfordbridge ride

Occasionally leaving clues about its history.

Padstow to Wenfordbridge ride

Before long (well, a while or two), Wenfordbridge arrives. The cafe looks like it'll be a lovely stop come March.

Padstow to Wenfordbridge ride

The way back was gloomy as the clouds settled and drained away all the autumnal colour.

Padstow to Wenfordbridge ride

Except the the occasional reminder of better times past.

Padstow to Wenfordbridge ride

On the way back a lovely coffee at Relish in Wadebridge - possibly the best coffee since Coffee Works Leadenhall.

Padstow to Wenfordbridge ride

And back home, just before the heavy rain hit (this is becoming a pattern).

Padstow to Wenfordbridge ride

Padstow to Wenfordbridge ride

Padstow to Wenfordbridge ride

Muddy bike and muddy gear = never a bad day to ride.

Oh, a tad over 55km in case you were curious.

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