Things That Look Like a Snake at First Glanse (in the Order That I Discovered Them)

I'm riding my bike across the desert, and I have a minor severe fear of rattlesnakes. I'm always on my guard.
  1. A rope
    People leave ropes on the side of the road. They look like snakes
  2. A shred of tire
    All it takes is a little sliver of tire to freak me out and make me lose my balance.
  3. A bendy stick
    Or every stick
  4. A snake
    Thought it was a stick