Sometimes you gotta just have some fun, and when you get a 50F and sunny New Year's Day, riding up to Gay Head is one way to do it. Bring out the skinny-tire bike!
Here's the view to the south coast from Middle Road:
And Quitsa Pond and Stonewall Pond across State Road from one another:
I rode out past the Lobsterville Beach to the West Basin, looking across at Menemsha:
Then rode back out and up Lighthouse Road to the Gay Head Cliffs and Gay Head Light.