BikeCal.com - Tomorrow's Rides - 12/11/2018 http://www.bikecal.com/asp/cal-result.asp?ddate=12/11/2018 Listing California Bike Rides en-us  Tour De Hills - Moderate Pace - East Bay http://www.bikecal.com/asp/cal-detail-rss.asp?num=109407 Parking lot at the base of the Dumbarton Bridge (at the end of Marshlands (map) DescriptionLength: 30-45 miles; Elevation: 2000-3000 ft Terrain: 3-4; Pace: M 0 Meet at 8:30 am for an 8:45 am start.  Let’s meet at the base of the Dumbarton Bridge and enjoy some Peninsula hills! Many thanks to Amy and Vanessa for scouting some great routes!    0 The route is longer, so we will be getting back later. You may return on your own at any time! Bring a spare tube, water, snacks and money for a coffee and snack stop. 0 A significant chance of rain, heat, or poor air quality cancels. A ride cancellation email will be sent to the https://ffbc.groups.io/g/info/topics by the ride leader on the morning of the ride if it is being cancelled (no email, means the ride is on).  0 Sophia Saeed: scsaeed@comcast.net, (510) 508-2211 Terri Yi: terriyi@yahoo.com, (510) 304-5571 8:30am – 1:30pm  Tuesday Hills - Brisk Pace - East Bay http://www.bikecal.com/asp/cal-detail-rss.asp?num=109408 Parking lot at the base of the Dumbarton Bridge (at the end of Marshlands Rd) (map) DescriptionLength: 40 miles; Elevation: 1,912- 2,500 feet Terrain: 3; Pace: B 0 Meet at 8:45 am for a 9:00 am start. Be aware of the NEW LOCATION FOR THE START. It is approximately 3 miles past the Don Edwards Visitor Center.  0 Join us for a few of the peninsula's finest hills. After crossing the Bay via the Dumbarton, we may find our way into Woodside, Portola Valley, Palo Alto or beyond. Bring money for coffee and/or a snack, we’ll definitely stop for a well deserved break!  0 Rain or significant chance of rain cancels. A ride cancellation email will be sent to the https://ffbc.groups.io/g/info/topics by the ride leader on the morning of the ride if it is being cancelled (no email, means the ride is on).  0 Vanessa McDonnell: vanessa@mcnmc.com, 510-517-1466 8:45am – 12:30pm  Show and Go - East Bay http://www.bikecal.com/asp/cal-detail-rss.asp?num=109409 Bicycle Garage 5006 Mowry Ave at Blacow Rd. (map) DescriptionLength: 20+ miles; Elevation: feet; Terrain: 1,2 Pace: L,T,M Easy riding in the Fremont area with a recurring group of friendly riders. RidewithGPS URL: 9am – 12pm Tuesday Evening Papa Bear (Repeats Weekly) - East Bay http://www.bikecal.com/asp/cal-detail-rss.asp?num=109445 5/M/18 Leader: Nick Umemoto  y2kcipher@yahoo.com   (925) 335-3224 Meet at 5:30 pm for a 5:35 pm start Start Location: Berkeley - Spruce and Grizzly Peak Blvd - north side Out and back to the top of Papa Bear.  We’ll head out on Wildcat Canyon Road, cross San Pablo Dam and climb Bear Creek Road to the top of Papa Bear. Please bring lights for this ride and prepare for cold weather. Please set your rear tail light to steady and not blinking. 20% chance of rain on weather. gov (5-8PM) cancels ride. Regroup at Inspiration Point, San Pablo Dam Rd (east side) and top of Papa Bear.  To contact me, please email.  Repeats weekly until December 18.  Then we'll take a two week Tuesday evening break for Christmas Day and New Years Day.  Then hopefully the ride will resume Tuesdays ride in the New Year.  https://ridewithgps.com/trips/18304258 Easy Riders - Sacramento http://www.bikecal.com/asp/cal-detail-rss.asp?num=109298 Grade: D/E20 Meet at Gold River Town Center just west of Starbucks by the Outback Steakhouse. We will do 20 or so miles at a pace of 12 mph. There is no route sheet. The idea behind the ride is for newcomers and/or others who wish to go slower and not so far Directions: Meet at Gold River Town Center (See Ride Starts for directions). Leader: John Findley (916) 967-7353 No Kidding - South Bay http://www.bikecal.com/asp/cal-detail-rss.asp?num=109378 9:30 AM
40 mi, 3 LM, 630 ft Billy Goat Llagas/Willow Springs Meet at the Park and Ride/VTA lightrail station at the corner of Winfield and Coleman, behind the Almaden Lake Village apartments. This is a group ride with regroups along the way. There will be a lunch stop on the way back. 11-12-2018 09:30:00 11-12-2018 11:30:00 6ACTC: No Kidding40 mi, 3 LM , 630 ft: Meet at the Park and Ride/VTA lightrail station at the corner of Winfield and Coleman, behind the Almaden Lake Village apartments. This is a group ride with regroups along the way. There will be a lunch stop on the way back.Stephanie Metzinvalid@example.com invalid email addressfalseDD/MM/YYYYOutlook CalendarGoogle CalendarYahoo CalendarHotmail CalendarApple CalendarAddEvent.com Stephanie Metz stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
South County Old Ladies And Gents - South Bay http://www.bikecal.com/asp/cal-detail-rss.asp?num=109379 10:00 AM
30 mi, 4 LM Billy Goat Canada Loop Meet at the Gilroy Outlets.North side of Leavesley, look for Market Place (used to be Erik's Deli) and Dress Barn. Take 101 South to Leavesley, L. into outlets,(on northside). Parking behind the Dress Barn is best. We'll be climbing Roop via Leavesley, going out and back to Gilroy Hot Springs and descending to Pacheco Pass and back to the Outlets. Lunch at the new Marketplace.LM pace with regroups. 11-12-2018 10:00:00 11-12-2018 12:00:00 6ACTC: South County Old Ladies and Gents30 mi, 4 LM : Meet at the Gilroy Outlets.North side of Leavesley, look for Market Place (used to be Erik's Deli) and Dress Barn. Take 101 South to Leavesley, L. into outlets,(on northside). Parking behind the Dress Barn is best. We'll be climbing Roop via Leavesley, going out and back to Gilroy Hot Springs and descending to Pacheco Pass and back to the Outlets. Lunch at the new Marketplace.LM pace with regroups.Kris Thompsoninvalid@example.com invalid email addressfalseDD/MM/YYYYOutlook CalendarGoogle CalendarYahoo CalendarHotmail CalendarApple CalendarAddEvent.com Kris Thompson ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696
Western Exploration - South Bay http://www.bikecal.com/asp/cal-detail-rss.asp?num=109380 10:00 AM
27 mi, 3 LM, 1150 ft Grizzly Bear Almaden Explorer A social ride led at an LM pace. This interesting route created by Esther Snively has lots of short hills. THIS IS NOT A FLAT RIDE. We will be heading west with a cafe stop in Saratoga. We will regroup as necessary, and no one will be left behind. Meet in the parking lot of the First Congregational Church of San Jose, on the corner of E. Hamilton Ave, and Leigh Ave, San Jose, CA 95125 (Look for the steeple). Cell: 408-472-0052 **Rain Cancels 11-12-2018 10:00:00 11-12-2018 12:00:00 6ACTC: Western Exploration27 mi, 3 LM , 1150 ft: A social ride led at an LM pace. This interesting route created by Esther Snively has lots of short hills. THIS IS NOT A FLAT RIDE. We will be heading west with a cafe stop in Saratoga. We will regroup as necessary, and no one will be left behind. Meet in the parking lot of the First Congregational Church of San Jose, on the corner of E. Hamilton Ave, and Leigh Ave, San Jose, CA 95125 (Look for the steeple). Cell: 408-472-0052 **Rain CancelsTerry Kreiterinvalid@example.com invalid email addressfalseDD/MM/YYYYOutlook CalendarGoogle CalendarYahoo CalendarHotmail CalendarApple CalendarAddEvent.com Terry Kreiter tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185
Metcalf Mauler - South Bay http://www.bikecal.com/asp/cal-detail-rss.asp?num=109381 2:30 PM
18 mi, 5 M, 1900 ft Billy Goat Metcalf Meet at Metcalf Park, near Forsum Rd and the Coyote Creek Trail. To get there, take Menard Rd from Monterey Hwy, just south of Bernal or north of Metcalf. Ride # MCP019. Taking Old Silver Creek Rd. [View Route Sheet] 11-12-2018 14:30:00 11-12-2018 16:30:00 6ACTC: Metcalf Mauler18 mi, 5 M , 1900 ft: Meet at Metcalf Park, near Forsum Rd and the Coyote Creek Trail. To get there, take Menard Rd from Monterey Hwy, just south of Bernal or north of Metcalf. Ride # MCP019. Taking Old Silver Creek Rd. [View Route Sheet]Don Axtellinvalid@example.com invalid email addressfalseDD/MM/YYYYOutlook CalendarGoogle CalendarYahoo CalendarHotmail CalendarApple CalendarAddEvent.com Don Axtell donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Dennison Grade Ccw (Emporium Cafe, Ojai) - Southern CA http://www.bikecal.com/asp/cal-detail-rss.asp?num=109485 90 E. Santa Clara St., Ventura, CA (map) Description CIBike Guest SignUp and Waiver. REQUIRED of all guests of the Channel Islands Bike Club. **NOTE- the route may be reversed to clockwise IF Santa Ana winds are blowing** 8:30 am, Mission parking lot to Santa Paula up Dennison Grade into Ojai and back down into Ventura. Eat at Ojai Emporium Cafe in downtown Ojai or even the Summit Café at the top of the Dennison Summit. For those wanting a shorter ride then bike up into downtown Ojai for around 34 miles. 47 miles, mountain, difficult, "C" ride. Ride Leaders: Tom Stark 805-901-2428. Ride w/GPS Route Map  Strava Route Map Lake Casitas Remote (Ojai) *Northern County Ride* - Southern CA http://www.bikecal.com/asp/cal-detail-rss.asp?num=109486 Vons, 1125 Maricopa Highway, Ojai, CA (map) DescriptionCIBike Guest SignUp and Waiver. REQUIRED of all guests of the Channel Islands Bike Club. 0 9:30am, 23 miles, B ride, no one dropped. Vons (Ojai) to Lake Casitas and Foster Park and returning via Creek Road to Camp Comfort and finally back to Vons. Sweeper- Ron of the Ojai Valley Cyclists. 0 NOTE: On hot summer days the ride may be moved to the coast. Please call ride leader, Fawzi Emad at 240-353-9599 (cell) to check ride status. 0 Garmin Route Map Ojai Cyclists Webpage Wednesday, December 12 All day