inside area of a private method laid out by the selectmen, and acknowledged by the town, an information of it as a "bridle roadway" will not confine the best of method to a particular course of creatures or special mode of good use. Flagg v. Flagg, 16 Gray (size.) 175.
a course suitable for driving or leading ponies (although not for automobiles)
The bridle road up the mountain leaves Glen Nevis at Achintee; it has a gradient nowhere exceeding 1 in 5, and the ascent is commonly effected in two to three hours.