ACTC Rides
Almaden Cycle Touring Club
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There are 134 Rides for May 2017
Mon, 1 May 2017
Spare the Air Day
6:00 AM
Any mi, 1 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Utility Ride
Do a Utility Ride on any Spare the Air Day and get club credit for your miles & grizzly. I'll announce StADs to the elist, or sign up for alerts at http://www.sparetheair.org/ . Email or call in your miles to me and I'll compile them and send them in - separate emails for each StAD preferred, multiple riders in one email is fine. 01-05-2017 06:00:00 01-05-2017 08:00:00 6 ACTC: Spare the Air Day Any mi, 1 L-LM : Do a Utility Ride on any Spare the Air Day and get club credit for your miles & grizzly. I'll announce StADs to the elist, or sign up for alerts at http://www.sparetheair.org/ . Email or call in your miles to me and I'll compile them and send them in - separate emails for each StAD preferred, multiple riders in one email is fine. Jenn Rodriguez invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Jenn Rodriguez
jennrod12@gmail.com 408-243-2646
Mon, 1,5,8,12,15 May 2017
Bohlman Road
9:00 AM
8 mi, 6 LM, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Mon, 1 May 2017
Joyride - Alviso
9:30 AM
35-40 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
May Day
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Mon, 1 May 2017
Around the May Pole We Go
9:30 AM
20 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
May Day
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Mon, 1,8,15,22,29 May 2017
Whine and Dine Mellow Day Rides
10:00 AM
12-45 mi, 4 LM
Billy Goat
Various
Mellow option and it will be ridden at a social pace. Please ride as a group as much as possible. Route sheets provided on-line, on the blog, and a few on the ride. Rain or intense heat cancels. Lunch option after or during rides and there is a Starbucks for coffee before the ride. Meet in the Blossom Hill Square Shopping Center, at the Starbucks 14040 Blossom Hill Road, Los Gatos, California 95032, Harwood and Blossom Hill. Blog: http://whineanddine.wordpress.com 01-05-2017 10:00:00 01-05-2017 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Whine and Dine Mellow Day Rides 12-45 mi, 4 LM : Mellow option and it will be ridden at a social pace. Please ride as a group as much as possible. Route sheets provided on-line, on the blog, and a few on the ride. Rain or intense heat cancels. Lunch option after or during rides and there is a Starbucks for coffee before the ride. Meet in the Blossom Hill Square Shopping Center, at the Starbucks 14040 Blossom Hill Road, Los Gatos, California 95032, Harwood and Blossom Hill. Blog: http://whineanddine.wordpress.com Steve Sloan invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Steve Sloan
s_sloan@icloud.com 408-605-0692
Valerie Butler
valerieb2001@hotmail.com
Mon, 1,8,15,22 May 2017
M&M Rollers Meet N Ride!
5:00 PM
25-30 mi, 5 LM-M
Billy Goat
Mt Eden/Pierce
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's do Hills Repeats on Mt Eden. Meet at Prospect HS (18900 Prospect Rd, Saratoga) West parking lot. Faster riders may ride at their own pace and feel free to collect extra nearby goats. Do bring water & snacks. Buddy up system is recommended for a safe and fun ride! Ride Sweeper: Craig Jeong 01-05-2017 17:00:00 01-05-2017 19:00:00 6 ACTC: M&M Rollers Meet N Ride! 25-30 mi, 5 LM-M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's do Hills Repeats on Mt Eden. Meet at Prospect HS (18900 Prospect Rd, Saratoga) West parking lot. Faster riders may ride at their own pace and feel free to collect extra nearby goats. Do bring water & snacks. Buddy up system is recommended for a safe and fun ride! Ride Sweeper: Craig Jeong Minh Nguyen invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Minh Nguyen
minh121st@gmail.com 408-446-4599
Mon, 1,8,15,22 May 2017
Argonaut Rides
6:00 PM
30 mi, 6 MB, 3,000 ft
Billy Goat
Various
Meet at Mountain Mike's Pizza at the Argonaut Center on Sunnyvale-Saratoga Road at Cox and Pierce. After a brief warm up through the mazes we will tackle the goats in the area, finishing before dark. This will be a strenuous interval training ride while climbing difficult goats to get ready for big events of the season. Ride rolls at 6:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. 01-05-2017 18:00:00 01-05-2017 20:00:00 6 ACTC: Argonaut Rides 30 mi, 6 MB , 3,000 ft: Meet at Mountain Mike's Pizza at the Argonaut Center on Sunnyvale-Saratoga Road at Cox and Pierce. After a brief warm up through the mazes we will tackle the goats in the area, finishing before dark. This will be a strenuous interval training ride while climbing difficult goats to get ready for big events of the season. Ride rolls at 6:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. Rick Sinclair invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Rick Sinclair
rsinclair@sbcglobal.net 408-461-7234
John Wallace
jjwallace.mpc@sbcglobal.net
Tue, 2 May 2017
Big Basin, China Grade
9:00 AM
52 mi, 6 LM, 6600 ft
Billy Goat
Mt Eden/Pierce,Redwood Gulch,Hwy 9 South Upper,Hwy 236 Upper,China Grade
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Tue, 2 May 2017
No Kidding
9:30 AM
17 mi, 3 LM, 790 ft
Billy Goat
Shannon/Kennedy
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Tue, 2 May 2017
Tuesday Exploration
9:30 AM
36 mi, 3 LM
Grizzly Bear
Almaden Explorer
A social ride led at an LM pace. 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). This ride takes us by Lake Almaden up to Calero Reservoir down Bailey with a cafe stop. You can also meet us about 10:15 at Lake Almaden by the restrooms on the Winfield side. We will regroup as necessary and no one will be left behind. Rain cancels. 02-05-2017 09:30:00 02-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Tuesday Exploration 36 mi, 3 LM : A social ride led at an LM pace. 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). This ride takes us by Lake Almaden up to Calero Reservoir down Bailey with a cafe stop. You can also meet us about 10:15 at Lake Almaden by the restrooms on the Winfield side. We will regroup as necessary and no one will be left behind. Rain cancels. Anthony Flores invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Anthony Flores
writenbike@gmail.com 650-269-7294
Tue, 2 May 2017
Let's Get Some Goats
9:30 AM
25-30 mi, 4 M-MB, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Soda Springs,Aldercroft Heights
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's get some goats and then stop in Los Gatos for coffee after the ride. Feel free to add more goats around the area. Meet at the paid parking lot east of the dam of the Lexington Reservoir. To get there, take Highway 17 South, exit Bear Creek Road overpass, loop back to Highway 17 North and take the Alma Bridge road exit immediately. Drive for about 1/4 miles past the dam and the parking lot (fees applied) is on your right. Park free along the road. 02-05-2017 09:30:00 02-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Let's Get Some Goats 25-30 mi, 4 M-MB , 3000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's get some goats and then stop in Los Gatos for coffee after the ride. Feel free to add more goats around the area. Meet at the paid parking lot east of the dam of the Lexington Reservoir. To get there, take Highway 17 South, exit Bear Creek Road overpass, loop back to Highway 17 North and take the Alma Bridge road exit immediately. Drive for about 1/4 miles past the dam and the parking lot (fees applied) is on your right. Park free along the road. KL Seh invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
KL Seh
kl_seh@yahoo.com 408-921-6170
Tue, 2 May 2017
South County Old Goats
10:00 AM
30 mi, 3 LM
Grizzly Bear
Lunch Ride
Susie Shields
650 888-1225
John Shields
shieldsbutch@aol.com
Tue, 2 May 2017
Our Favorite Kids
10:00 AM
62 mi, 5 M, 6,100 ft
Billy Goat
San Benancio Canyon,Corral De Tierra,Laureles Grade,Robinson Canyon,Aguajito
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** A beautiful day, beautiful Monterey Bay AND lunch at the Carmel Valley Safeway. What more can I say? Route sheets are provided and all paces are welcome, call for shorter/longer ride options and carpools. Driving directions to the start/finish: Hw 101 south to Salinas; exit 330 for Laural Dr; right on W Laural Dr; left on Davis Rd; left on Reservation Rd; right on Hw 68 (Monterey Peninsula); left on Laureles Grd; make a quick left into the Park-n-Ride lot by the fire station (no public restroom facilities). 02-05-2017 10:00:00 02-05-2017 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 62 mi, 5 M , 6,100 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** A beautiful day, beautiful Monterey Bay AND lunch at the Carmel Valley Safeway. What more can I say? Route sheets are provided and all paces are welcome, call for shorter/longer ride options and carpools. Driving directions to the start/finish: Hw 101 south to Salinas; exit 330 for Laural Dr; right on W Laural Dr; left on Davis Rd; left on Reservation Rd; right on Hw 68 (Monterey Peninsula); left on Laureles Grd; make a quick left into the Park-n-Ride lot by the fire station (no public restroom facilities). Jerome Woehl invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Tue, 2,9,16,23,30 May 2017
Metcalf Mauler
2:30 PM
18 mi, 5 M, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Wed, 3 May 2017
Wednesday Metcalf Mauler (BLT)
9:30 AM
33 mi, 5 M
Billy Goat
Metcalf
Tom Green
tomgreen997@yahoo.com 408-997-1939
Wed, 3,5 May 2017
Rambler
10:00 AM
15 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
James Rustermier
rustermier@gmail.com 408-972-1689
Wed, 3,10,17,24,31 May 2017
Argonaut Rides
6:00 PM
30 mi, 6 MB, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Various
Meet at Mountain Mike's Pizza at the Argonaut Center on Sunnyvale-Saratoga Road at Cox and Pierce. After a brief warm up through the mazes we will tackle the goats in the area, finishing before dark. This will be a strenuous interval training ride while climbing difficult goats to get ready for big events of the season. Ride rolls at 6:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. 03-05-2017 18:00:00 03-05-2017 20:00:00 6 ACTC: Argonaut Rides 30 mi, 6 MB , 3000 ft: Meet at Mountain Mike's Pizza at the Argonaut Center on Sunnyvale-Saratoga Road at Cox and Pierce. After a brief warm up through the mazes we will tackle the goats in the area, finishing before dark. This will be a strenuous interval training ride while climbing difficult goats to get ready for big events of the season. Ride rolls at 6:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. Rick Sinclair invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Rick Sinclair
rsinclair@sbcglobal.net 408-461-7234
John Wallace
jjwallace.mpc@sbcglobal.net
Thu, 4,11,18 May 2017
Thursday Trek
9:30 AM
12-26 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options of the South San Jose/Almaden Valley area. We will stop for snacks or a meal along the way. Meet at the Almaden light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield, behind the Almaden Lake Apartments at the north/west corner. Rides will get progressively longer throughout the month with the first ride being the shortest and the last ride being the longest. Contact me if you want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. 04-05-2017 09:30:00 04-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Thursday Trek 12-26 mi, 1 LM : Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options of the South San Jose/Almaden Valley area. We will stop for snacks or a meal along the way. Meet at the Almaden light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield, behind the Almaden Lake Apartments at the north/west corner. Rides will get progressively longer throughout the month with the first ride being the shortest and the last ride being the longest. Contact me if you want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. Stephanie Metz invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Thu, 4 May 2017
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
28-42 mi, 6 M, 2300-5600 ft
Billy Goat
China Grade,China Grade Upper,Hwy 236,Hwy 236 Upper,Jamison Creek
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's start a little early to see if little traveled China Grade escaped rain damage. And did Escape Road, one of my favorites, escape damage? Let's go exploring - down and up and down again on lonely Lower China Grade. Jamison Creek Road, I know is a go, just like Hwy 236. At the Big Basin Park general store we'll see what's to eat and see about our Escape. Drive to the start/finish via Hwy 9 from Saratoga; cross the summit and descend almost to Highway 236. Park at the wide spot in the road near the intersection. A porta potty may be available, but play it safe - enjoy the memorable facilities at the Hwy 9 vista point a few miles up the hill. 04-05-2017 09:30:00 04-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 28-42 mi, 6 M , 2300-5600 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's start a little early to see if little traveled China Grade escaped rain damage. And did Escape Road, one of my favorites, escape damage? Let's go exploring - down and up and down again on lonely Lower China Grade. Jamison Creek Road, I know is a go, just like Hwy 236. At the Big Basin Park general store we'll see what's to eat and see about our Escape. Drive to the start/finish via Hwy 9 from Saratoga; cross the summit and descend almost to Highway 236. Park at the wide spot in the road near the intersection. A porta potty may be available, but play it safe - enjoy the memorable facilities at the Hwy 9 vista point a few miles up the hill. Jerome Woehl invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Thu, 4 May 2017
San Jose Evergreen Goats
9:30 AM
47 mi, 5 M, 3600 ft
Billy Goat
Yerba Buena/Hassler,Bailey/Buffalo Hill,Metcalf
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start at 9:30 am at Fowler Creek Park on Altia Ave in San Jose. Will climb Yerba Buena-Hassler (YBH), Bailey-Buffalo (BBF) on the outbound and climb Metcalf (MET) on the inbound. Water & Restrooms at top of Metcalf (Mile 35). Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/18803639. Regroups at top of climbs. All paces welcome! 04-05-2017 09:30:00 04-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: San Jose Evergreen Goats 47 mi, 5 M , 3600 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start at 9:30 am at Fowler Creek Park on Altia Ave in San Jose. Will climb Yerba Buena-Hassler (YBH), Bailey-Buffalo (BBF) on the outbound and climb Metcalf (MET) on the inbound. Water & Restrooms at top of Metcalf (Mile 35). Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/18803639. Regroups at top of climbs. All paces welcome! Dzung Dang invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Dzung Dang
agatsu@gmail.com 408-828-3281
Thu, 4,11,18,25 May 2017
M&M Rollers Meet N Ride!
5:00 PM
25-30 mi, 5 LM-M
Billy Goat
Various
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's decide at the ride start what hills to climb! Meet at Prospect HS (18900 Prospect Rd, Saratoga) West parking lot. Faster riders may ride at their own pace and feel free to collect extra nearby goats. Do bring water & snacks. Regroup at top of each hill and bottom of categories 5 & 6 hills. Buddy up system is recommended for a safe and fun ride! Ride Sweeper: Craig Jeong 04-05-2017 17:00:00 04-05-2017 19:00:00 6 ACTC: M&M Rollers Meet N Ride! 25-30 mi, 5 LM-M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's decide at the ride start what hills to climb! Meet at Prospect HS (18900 Prospect Rd, Saratoga) West parking lot. Faster riders may ride at their own pace and feel free to collect extra nearby goats. Do bring water & snacks. Regroup at top of each hill and bottom of categories 5 & 6 hills. Buddy up system is recommended for a safe and fun ride! Ride Sweeper: Craig Jeong Minh Nguyen invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Minh Nguyen
minh121st@gmail.com 408-446-4599
Thu, 4,11,18,25 May 2017
Whine and Dine Evening Ride
6:00 PM
12-25 mi, 4 LM
Billy Goat
Various
The plan is for two options, both will be social. Mellow option will do some easy sixes, and may try some harder fives at an LM pace. QS option may do very challenging hills at a quicker M to MB pace. Route sheets provided on-line, on the blog, and a few on the ride. Meet near Una Mas, 15724 Los Gatos Blvd, Los Gatos, CA (Los Gatos Blvd and Los Gatos Almaden Road). Rain or intense heat cancels. Burritos after. We roll around then. Hopefully another cyclist will lead the Quick Spinners option. Blog: http://whineanddine.wordpress.com 04-05-2017 18:00:00 04-05-2017 20:00:00 6 ACTC: Whine and Dine Evening Ride 12-25 mi, 4 LM : The plan is for two options, both will be social. Mellow option will do some easy sixes, and may try some harder fives at an LM pace. QS option may do very challenging hills at a quicker M to MB pace. Route sheets provided on-line, on the blog, and a few on the ride. Meet near Una Mas, 15724 Los Gatos Blvd, Los Gatos, CA (Los Gatos Blvd and Los Gatos Almaden Road). Rain or intense heat cancels. Burritos after. We roll around then. Hopefully another cyclist will lead the Quick Spinners option. Blog: http://whineanddine.wordpress.com Steve Sloan invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Steve Sloan
s_sloan@icloud.com 408-605-0692
Amy Marsh
marsh.amy@gmail.com
Fri, 5,8,12,15 May 2017
Bohlman Road
9:00 AM
8 mi, 6 LM, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Fri, 5 May 2017
Joyride - Fremont
9:00 AM
50-52 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Cinco De Mayo
Meet at 9:00 am at Almaden Lake Park on Winfield Blvd/Coleman Rd, by the Winfield entrance restrooms. NOTE EARLY START TIME. We will ride to Fremont using the Guadalupe River Trail and Coyote Creek Trail (north) and return by a similar route. Lunch at Panera at Pacific Commons, Fremont. Possible stop at Coleman Ave on the way back. This is a long ride so please be sure you can deal with any mechanical issues, and if your tires are looking worn change them! 05-05-2017 09:00:00 05-05-2017 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Joyride - Fremont 50-52 mi, 1 LM : Meet at 9:00 am at Almaden Lake Park on Winfield Blvd/Coleman Rd, by the Winfield entrance restrooms. NOTE EARLY START TIME. We will ride to Fremont using the Guadalupe River Trail and Coyote Creek Trail (north) and return by a similar route. Lunch at Panera at Pacific Commons, Fremont. Possible stop at Coleman Ave on the way back. This is a long ride so please be sure you can deal with any mechanical issues, and if your tires are looking worn change them! Joy Owens invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Fri, 5 May 2017
Cinco de Mayo Ride
9:30 AM
28 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Cinco De Mayo
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Fri, 5 May 2017
Let's Get Some Goats
9:30 AM
20-30 mi, 5 M, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Suncrest,Sierra,Sweigert
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let’s pick up some goats and visit Nora’s Iris Garden (peak bloom through first week of May) and Chateau CharMarron Peony Gardens along Sierra Road. We will warm up on the fairly steep Suncrest, climb half way on Sierra Road to check out the iris garden before visiting the peony garden at the top of Sierra Road. We will then descend Felter Road and climb Sweigert Road before returning to the ride start. Everybody is welcome to add or skip adjacent goats. Expected high is low 70F on Friday. Meet at the Berryessa Community Center (3050 Berryessa Road), about a mile East of 680. 05-05-2017 09:30:00 05-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Let's Get Some Goats 20-30 mi, 5 M , 3000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let’s pick up some goats and visit Nora’s Iris Garden (peak bloom through first week of May) and Chateau CharMarron Peony Gardens along Sierra Road. We will warm up on the fairly steep Suncrest, climb half way on Sierra Road to check out the iris garden before visiting the peony garden at the top of Sierra Road. We will then descend Felter Road and climb Sweigert Road before returning to the ride start. Everybody is welcome to add or skip adjacent goats. Expected high is low 70F on Friday. Meet at the Berryessa Community Center (3050 Berryessa Road), about a mile East of 680. KL Seh invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
KL Seh
kl_seh@yahoo.com 408-921-6170
Fri, 5 May 2017
Rambler
10:00 AM
15 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
James Rustermier
rustermier@gmail.com 408-972-1689
Sat, 6 May 2017
Bike to Work Week Kickoff
6:00 AM
any mi, 1 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Bike To Work Week
Jenn Rodriguez
jennrod12@gmail.com 408-243-2646
Sat, 6 May 2017
Mt. Hamilton Ride - No Free Lunch
9:00 AM
43 mi, 6 M, 6000 ft
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Hamilton/Upper,Quimby East
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Sat, 6 May 2017
Morgan Hill - Coyote Lk - Gilroy HS
9:00 AM
48 mi, 4 M, 2100 ft
Billy Goat
Canada Loop
Dzung Dang
agatsu@gmail.com 408-828-3281
Sat, 6 May 2017
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
22-60 mi, 5 M, 3,700-7,000 ft
Billy Goat
Skyline South 3,Bear Gulch West,Skyline North 5,Star Hill/Swett,Native Sons,Skyline North 4,Tunitas Creek,Lobitos Creek,Kings Mountain
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Do a commuter free drive to trip on Skyline side trips. Start your side trips with gorgeous Bear Gulch. You will enjoy the morning sun on the 15% climb out. Then cruise Skyline to Hw 92 and return for two sides orders - Native Sons and Star Hill/Swett. That's it for me; skipping the last three goats and leading (ok - sweeping) the first six goats for about 6,000' in 45 miles. All paces welcome - a route sheet is provided. Start/finish/lunch at Alice's Restaurant on the northwest corner of Skyline and Hw 84. Park by Skyline in the right turn island, away from the businesses. 06-05-2017 09:30:00 06-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 22-60 mi, 5 M , 3,700-7,000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Do a commuter free drive to trip on Skyline side trips. Start your side trips with gorgeous Bear Gulch. You will enjoy the morning sun on the 15% climb out. Then cruise Skyline to Hw 92 and return for two sides orders - Native Sons and Star Hill/Swett. That's it for me; skipping the last three goats and leading (ok - sweeping) the first six goats for about 6,000' in 45 miles. All paces welcome - a route sheet is provided. Start/finish/lunch at Alice's Restaurant on the northwest corner of Skyline and Hw 84. Park by Skyline in the right turn island, away from the businesses. Jerome Woehl invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Sun, 7 May 2017
Bike to Work Week
6:00 AM
any mi, 1 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Bike To Work Week
Jenn Rodriguez
jennrod12@gmail.com 408-243-2646
Sun, 7 May 2017
Santa Clara - Old LaHonda Loop
9:00 AM
52 mi, 5 LM-M, 2900 ft
Billy Goat
Old La Honda
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** We will ride from Santa Clara to Skyline via Old LaHonda and then back. This is a group ride. Lunch at skywood trading Deli corner of hwy84 & Skyline. Sarting At: Haman Elementary school, corner of Homestead and Los Padres in Santa Clara. Route: http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6043942 Roads: Benton-Homestead-Foothill-Page Mill-Arrastradero-Alpine-Portola-OldLahonda-Skyline-LaHonda-Portala rd (then loop back to start) Phone: 408-219-0575 07-05-2017 09:00:00 07-05-2017 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Santa Clara - Old LaHonda Loop 52 mi, 5 LM-M , 2900 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** We will ride from Santa Clara to Skyline via Old LaHonda and then back. This is a group ride. Lunch at skywood trading Deli corner of hwy84 & Skyline. Sarting At: Haman Elementary school, corner of Homestead and Los Padres in Santa Clara. Route: http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6043942 Roads: Benton-Homestead-Foothill-Page Mill-Arrastradero-Alpine-Portola-OldLahonda-Skyline-LaHonda-Portala rd (then loop back to start) Phone: 408-219-0575 Samy Hilali invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Samy Hilali
syhilali@gmail.com
Sun, 7 May 2017
East Side Hills
9:00 AM
30-50 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Various
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Sun, 7 May 2017
Ride to Silicon Valley Bikes!
9:30 AM
20 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Bicycle Advocacy Ride
Ride to Silicon Valley Bikes! Festival and Show. Meet at Bowers Park, on Cabrillo Ave, Santa Clara, west of San Thomas Expwy. Please bring $5 for the entrance fee and money for the food trucks. Bike parking provided by SVBC. Expect to spend some time at the festival and ride back as a group. Comfortable shoes for both riding and walking recommended. See: http://www.siliconvalleybikesfestival.org/ 07-05-2017 09:30:00 07-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Ride to Silicon Valley Bikes! 20 mi, 2 LM : Ride to Silicon Valley Bikes! Festival and Show. Meet at Bowers Park, on Cabrillo Ave, Santa Clara, west of San Thomas Expwy. Please bring $5 for the entrance fee and money for the food trucks. Bike parking provided by SVBC. Expect to spend some time at the festival and ride back as a group. Comfortable shoes for both riding and walking recommended. See: http://www.siliconvalleybikesfestival.org/ Jared Smolens invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Jared Smolens
jared@smolens.org 412-719-4638
Sun, 7 May 2017
To Market, To Market
9:30 AM
20 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Breakfast Ride
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Mon, 8 May 2017
Bike to Work Week
6:00 AM
any mi, 1 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Bike To Work Week
Jenn Rodriguez
jennrod12@gmail.com 408-243-2646
Mon, 8,12,15 May 2017
Bohlman Road
9:00 AM
8 mi, 6 LM, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Mon, 8 May 2017
Joyride - Sunnyvale
9:30 AM
35-40 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
San Tomas Aquino Creek Trail
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Mon, 8,15,22,29 May 2017
Whine and Dine Mellow Day Rides
10:00 AM
12-45 mi, 4 LM
Billy Goat
Various
Mellow option and it will be ridden at a social pace. Please ride as a group as much as possible. Route sheets provided on-line, on the blog, and a few on the ride. Rain or intense heat cancels. Lunch option after or during rides and there is a Starbucks for coffee before the ride. Meet in the Blossom Hill Square Shopping Center, at the Starbucks 14040 Blossom Hill Road, Los Gatos, California 95032, Harwood and Blossom Hill. Blog: http://whineanddine.wordpress.com 08-05-2017 10:00:00 08-05-2017 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Whine and Dine Mellow Day Rides 12-45 mi, 4 LM : Mellow option and it will be ridden at a social pace. Please ride as a group as much as possible. Route sheets provided on-line, on the blog, and a few on the ride. Rain or intense heat cancels. Lunch option after or during rides and there is a Starbucks for coffee before the ride. Meet in the Blossom Hill Square Shopping Center, at the Starbucks 14040 Blossom Hill Road, Los Gatos, California 95032, Harwood and Blossom Hill. Blog: http://whineanddine.wordpress.com Steve Sloan invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Steve Sloan
s_sloan@icloud.com 408-605-0692
Valerie Butler
valerieb2001@hotmail.com
Mon, 8,15,22 May 2017
M&M Rollers Meet N Ride!
5:00 PM
25-30 mi, 5 LM-M
Billy Goat
Mt Eden/Pierce
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's do Hills Repeats on Mt Eden. Meet at Prospect HS (18900 Prospect Rd, Saratoga) West parking lot. Faster riders may ride at their own pace and feel free to collect extra nearby goats. Do bring water & snacks. Buddy up system is recommended for a safe and fun ride! Ride Sweeper: Craig Jeong 08-05-2017 17:00:00 08-05-2017 19:00:00 6 ACTC: M&M Rollers Meet N Ride! 25-30 mi, 5 LM-M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's do Hills Repeats on Mt Eden. Meet at Prospect HS (18900 Prospect Rd, Saratoga) West parking lot. Faster riders may ride at their own pace and feel free to collect extra nearby goats. Do bring water & snacks. Buddy up system is recommended for a safe and fun ride! Ride Sweeper: Craig Jeong Minh Nguyen invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Minh Nguyen
minh121st@gmail.com 408-446-4599
Mon, 8,15,22 May 2017
Argonaut Rides
6:00 PM
30 mi, 6 MB, 3,000 ft
Billy Goat
Various
Meet at Mountain Mike's Pizza at the Argonaut Center on Sunnyvale-Saratoga Road at Cox and Pierce. After a brief warm up through the mazes we will tackle the goats in the area, finishing before dark. This will be a strenuous interval training ride while climbing difficult goats to get ready for big events of the season. Ride rolls at 6:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. 08-05-2017 18:00:00 08-05-2017 20:00:00 6 ACTC: Argonaut Rides 30 mi, 6 MB , 3,000 ft: Meet at Mountain Mike's Pizza at the Argonaut Center on Sunnyvale-Saratoga Road at Cox and Pierce. After a brief warm up through the mazes we will tackle the goats in the area, finishing before dark. This will be a strenuous interval training ride while climbing difficult goats to get ready for big events of the season. Ride rolls at 6:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. Rick Sinclair invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Rick Sinclair
rsinclair@sbcglobal.net 408-461-7234
John Wallace
jjwallace.mpc@sbcglobal.net
Tue, 9 May 2017
Bike to Work Week
6:00 AM
any mi, 1 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Bike To Work Week
Jenn Rodriguez
jennrod12@gmail.com 408-243-2646
Tue, 9 May 2017
No Kidding
9:30 AM
20 mi, 4 LM, 550 ft
Billy Goat
Bernal
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Tue, 9 May 2017
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
67 mi, 5 M, 6000 ft
Billy Goat
Mines,Del Puerto Canyon,Mines Upper
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** This may be our longest Our Favorite Kids ride but you won't get lost. Simply go south 26 mile, turn left, go 8.5 mile and return. The grasses are fading but spectacular wildflowers are waiting. So are snakes, road runners and squirrels. The Junction Bar and Grill opens at 4 PM, so ride very slowly or bring food. Cool water is available at the Adobe Springs on Del Puerto Canyon. A 52 mile short option only does the Mines goats. A long option adds about 10 miles on Del Valle. Call for car pooling to the start/finish. Driving from San Jose take US 680 north; exit rt on Hw 84 (Vallecitos Rd); turn rt at Isabel to stay on Vallecitos (there may be a detour); changes to Holmes; rt on Concannon Bl; rt on Tesla Rd; rt on Mines Rd; lt off Mines onto Del Vallle Rd; park in the dirt area on the rt, 1/4 mile past the intersection. 09-05-2017 09:30:00 09-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 67 mi, 5 M , 6000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** This may be our longest Our Favorite Kids ride but you won't get lost. Simply go south 26 mile, turn left, go 8.5 mile and return. The grasses are fading but spectacular wildflowers are waiting. So are snakes, road runners and squirrels. The Junction Bar and Grill opens at 4 PM, so ride very slowly or bring food. Cool water is available at the Adobe Springs on Del Puerto Canyon. A 52 mile short option only does the Mines goats. A long option adds about 10 miles on Del Valle. Call for car pooling to the start/finish. Driving from San Jose take US 680 north; exit rt on Hw 84 (Vallecitos Rd); turn rt at Isabel to stay on Vallecitos (there may be a detour); changes to Holmes; rt on Concannon Bl; rt on Tesla Rd; rt on Mines Rd; lt off Mines onto Del Vallle Rd; park in the dirt area on the rt, 1/4 mile past the intersection. Jerome Woehl invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Tue, 9 May 2017
Let's Get Some Goats
9:30 AM
25-30 mi, 4 M-MB, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Old Santa Cruz Hwy,Mt Bache/Loma Prieta,Wrights Station
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's get some goats and then stop in Los Gatos for coffee after the ride. Feel free to add/skip goats in the area. Meet at the gravel parking lot above Lexington School. To get there, take Highway 17 South, exit Bear Creek Road and loop over Highway 17, then right on Old Santa Cruz Highway for about a mile to reach Lexington School. 09-05-2017 09:30:00 09-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Let's Get Some Goats 25-30 mi, 4 M-MB , 3000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's get some goats and then stop in Los Gatos for coffee after the ride. Feel free to add/skip goats in the area. Meet at the gravel parking lot above Lexington School. To get there, take Highway 17 South, exit Bear Creek Road and loop over Highway 17, then right on Old Santa Cruz Highway for about a mile to reach Lexington School. KL Seh invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
KL Seh
kl_seh@yahoo.com 408-921-6170
Tue, 9 May 2017
South County Old Goats
10:00 AM
38 mi, 3 LM
Grizzly Bear
Museum/Historic Places
Meet in Morgan Hill. Take Tennant exit (west off 101), left on Monterey Rd., right into parking lot (between TJ Maxx and McD's). We'll ride south to Gilroy to visit Chitactac Adams Park, an historical Native American site. We'll explore Burchell Rd. on our way to the park and do an out and back on Redwood Retreat Road. Lunch at Erik's. Rain cancels. 09-05-2017 10:00:00 09-05-2017 12:00:00 6 ACTC: South County Old Goats 38 mi, 3 LM : Meet in Morgan Hill. Take Tennant exit (west off 101), left on Monterey Rd., right into parking lot (between TJ Maxx and McD's). We'll ride south to Gilroy to visit Chitactac Adams Park, an historical Native American site. We'll explore Burchell Rd. on our way to the park and do an out and back on Redwood Retreat Road. Lunch at Erik's. Rain cancels. Susie Shields invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Susie Shields
650 888-1225
John Shields
shieldsbutch@aol.com
Tue, 9 May 2017
Western Exploration
10:00 AM
27 mi, 2 LM, 1100 ft
Grizzly Bear
Almaden Explorer
A social ride led at an LM pace. An interesting route with some short hills; IT'S NOT A FLAT RIDE. We will be heading west with a cafe stop at Heartbeat Cafe on the return. 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). Questions: Call or Email *Rain Cancels* 09-05-2017 10:00:00 09-05-2017 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Western Exploration 27 mi, 2 LM , 1100 ft: A social ride led at an LM pace. An interesting route with some short hills; IT'S NOT A FLAT RIDE. We will be heading west with a cafe stop at Heartbeat Cafe on the return. 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). Questions: Call or Email *Rain Cancels* Terry Kreiter invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Terry Kreiter
tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185
Tue, 9,16,23,30 May 2017
Metcalf Mauler
2:30 PM
18 mi, 5 M, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Wed, 10 May 2017
Bike to Work Week
6:00 AM
any mi, 1 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Bike To Work Week
Jenn Rodriguez
jennrod12@gmail.com 408-243-2646
Wed, 10,17 May 2017
Bohlman Road
9:00 AM
8 mi, 6 LM, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Wed, 10 May 2017
Crankin East Side Gts-Rev. Metcalf (BLT)
9:30 AM
35 mi, 4 M
Billy Goat
San Felipe,Silver Creek Valley Rd
Meet at Almaden Lake near the park entrance on Winfield Boulevard. Ride to Hellyer Park and then the Coyote Creek Trail to Silver Creek Valley Road, climb Silver Creek Valley Road and San Felipe Road, then descend the east side hills via Metcalf Road. We will stop for coffee/lunch on Bernal prior to return to starting location. There will be frequent regroups. 10-05-2017 09:30:00 10-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Crankin East Side Gts-Rev. Metcalf (BLT) 35 mi, 4 M : Meet at Almaden Lake near the park entrance on Winfield Boulevard. Ride to Hellyer Park and then the Coyote Creek Trail to Silver Creek Valley Road, climb Silver Creek Valley Road and San Felipe Road, then descend the east side hills via Metcalf Road. We will stop for coffee/lunch on Bernal prior to return to starting location. There will be frequent regroups. Tom Green invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Tom Green
tomgreen997@yahoo.com 408-997-1939
Wed, 10 May 2017
Nice & Easy
9:30 AM
22+ mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Morgan Hill
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at 9:30 by the restrooms at Los Paseos Park on Santa Teresa Blvd just SE of Bernal Rd. From Santa Teresa, make a U turn at Avenida Espana then right into the parking lot. Exit at the back of parking lot and follow the path round to the right to the restrooms. We will follow Santa Teresa and Hale Roads to Morgan Hill and return at least partly on the Coyote Creek Trail. Coffee at Erik's/Peets, Cochrane Rd, Morgan Hill. 10-05-2017 09:30:00 10-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Nice & Easy 22+ mi, 1 L : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at 9:30 by the restrooms at Los Paseos Park on Santa Teresa Blvd just SE of Bernal Rd. From Santa Teresa, make a U turn at Avenida Espana then right into the parking lot. Exit at the back of parking lot and follow the path round to the right to the restrooms. We will follow Santa Teresa and Hale Roads to Morgan Hill and return at least partly on the Coyote Creek Trail. Coffee at Erik's/Peets, Cochrane Rd, Morgan Hill. Joy Owens invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Wed, 10,12 May 2017
Rambler
10:00 AM
17 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
James Rustermier
rustermier@gmail.com 408-972-1689
Wed, 10,17,24,31 May 2017
Argonaut Rides
6:00 PM
30 mi, 6 MB, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Various
Meet at Mountain Mike's Pizza at the Argonaut Center on Sunnyvale-Saratoga Road at Cox and Pierce. After a brief warm up through the mazes we will tackle the goats in the area, finishing before dark. This will be a strenuous interval training ride while climbing difficult goats to get ready for big events of the season. Ride rolls at 6:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. 10-05-2017 18:00:00 10-05-2017 20:00:00 6 ACTC: Argonaut Rides 30 mi, 6 MB , 3000 ft: Meet at Mountain Mike's Pizza at the Argonaut Center on Sunnyvale-Saratoga Road at Cox and Pierce. After a brief warm up through the mazes we will tackle the goats in the area, finishing before dark. This will be a strenuous interval training ride while climbing difficult goats to get ready for big events of the season. Ride rolls at 6:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. Rick Sinclair invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Rick Sinclair
rsinclair@sbcglobal.net 408-461-7234
John Wallace
jjwallace.mpc@sbcglobal.net
Thu, 11 May 2017
BIKE TO WORK DAY!!!
6:00 AM
any mi, 1 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Bike To Work Week
RIDE THIS DAY IF NO OTHER! Ride your bike to work, school, or volunteer position and get club credit for your miles. You've had all week to practice, now comes the payoff. See how many Energizer Stations you can ride through for free food and other swag. Call or email your miles to me and I'll compile them and send them in for stats. 11-05-2017 06:00:00 11-05-2017 08:00:00 6 ACTC: BIKE TO WORK DAY!!! any mi, 1 L-LM : RIDE THIS DAY IF NO OTHER! Ride your bike to work, school, or volunteer position and get club credit for your miles. You've had all week to practice, now comes the payoff. See how many Energizer Stations you can ride through for free food and other swag. Call or email your miles to me and I'll compile them and send them in for stats. Jenn Rodriguez invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Jenn Rodriguez
jennrod12@gmail.com 408-243-2646
Thu, 11,18 May 2017
Thursday Trek
9:30 AM
12-26 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options of the South San Jose/Almaden Valley area. We will stop for snacks or a meal along the way. Meet at the Almaden light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield, behind the Almaden Lake Apartments at the north/west corner. Rides will get progressively longer throughout the month with the first ride being the shortest and the last ride being the longest. Contact me if you want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. 11-05-2017 09:30:00 11-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Thursday Trek 12-26 mi, 1 LM : Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options of the South San Jose/Almaden Valley area. We will stop for snacks or a meal along the way. Meet at the Almaden light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield, behind the Almaden Lake Apartments at the north/west corner. Rides will get progressively longer throughout the month with the first ride being the shortest and the last ride being the longest. Contact me if you want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. Stephanie Metz invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Thu, 11 May 2017
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
52 mi, 6 M, 6200 ft
Billy Goat
Kings Mountain,Higgins/Purisima,Lobitos Creek,Tunitas Creek,Summit Springs
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Woodside to a lunch at Half Moon Bay. As always, route sheets are provided; route changes are acceptable; all paces are welcome; no sweep. This is a week day ride, so carpooling to the start may beat some commuter traffic. Start/finish behind the bank at Woodside & Whiskey Hill Rds. Drive there from San Jose on Hwy 280 north; exit at Woodside Rd; left on Woodside Rd; left on Whiskey Hill Rd; right immediately into parking lot. 11-05-2017 09:30:00 11-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 52 mi, 6 M , 6200 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Woodside to a lunch at Half Moon Bay. As always, route sheets are provided; route changes are acceptable; all paces are welcome; no sweep. This is a week day ride, so carpooling to the start may beat some commuter traffic. Start/finish behind the bank at Woodside & Whiskey Hill Rds. Drive there from San Jose on Hwy 280 north; exit at Woodside Rd; left on Woodside Rd; left on Whiskey Hill Rd; right immediately into parking lot. Jerome Woehl invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Thu, 11 May 2017
Let's Get Some Goats
9:30 AM
25-30 mi, 4 M, 2700-3500 ft
Billy Goat
Clayton,Mt Hamilton/Lower,Quimby East
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's ride and check out the repair job on Mt. Hamilton Road! We will ride up Clayton Road, then descend and and climb back up for the Lower Mt. Ham goat. Will wrap up by climbing Quimby East and descending Quimby West. Feel free to add or skip goats around the area. Regroup at top of each climb. Meet at the Fowler Creek Park, corner of Alia Ave and Cortona Dr, in the Evergreen area. Co-led by Dzung Dang and thus beers are likely to follow after the ride. 11-05-2017 09:30:00 11-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Let's Get Some Goats 25-30 mi, 4 M , 2700-3500 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's ride and check out the repair job on Mt. Hamilton Road! We will ride up Clayton Road, then descend and and climb back up for the Lower Mt. Ham goat. Will wrap up by climbing Quimby East and descending Quimby West. Feel free to add or skip goats around the area. Regroup at top of each climb. Meet at the Fowler Creek Park, corner of Alia Ave and Cortona Dr, in the Evergreen area. Co-led by Dzung Dang and thus beers are likely to follow after the ride. KL Seh invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
KL Seh
kl_seh@yahoo.com 408-921-6170
Thu, 11,18,25 May 2017
M&M Rollers Meet N Ride!
5:00 PM
25-30 mi, 5 LM-M
Billy Goat
Various
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's decide at the ride start what hills to climb! Meet at Prospect HS (18900 Prospect Rd, Saratoga) West parking lot. Faster riders may ride at their own pace and feel free to collect extra nearby goats. Do bring water & snacks. Regroup at top of each hill and bottom of categories 5 & 6 hills. Buddy up system is recommended for a safe and fun ride! Ride Sweeper: Craig Jeong 11-05-2017 17:00:00 11-05-2017 19:00:00 6 ACTC: M&M Rollers Meet N Ride! 25-30 mi, 5 LM-M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's decide at the ride start what hills to climb! Meet at Prospect HS (18900 Prospect Rd, Saratoga) West parking lot. Faster riders may ride at their own pace and feel free to collect extra nearby goats. Do bring water & snacks. Regroup at top of each hill and bottom of categories 5 & 6 hills. Buddy up system is recommended for a safe and fun ride! Ride Sweeper: Craig Jeong Minh Nguyen invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Minh Nguyen
minh121st@gmail.com 408-446-4599
Thu, 11,18,25 May 2017
Whine and Dine Evening Ride
6:00 PM
12-25 mi, 4 LM
Billy Goat
Various
The plan is for two options, both will be social. Mellow option will do some easy sixes, and may try some harder fives at an LM pace. QS option may do very challenging hills at a quicker M to MB pace. Route sheets provided on-line, on the blog, and a few on the ride. Meet near Una Mas, 15724 Los Gatos Blvd, Los Gatos, CA (Los Gatos Blvd and Los Gatos Almaden Road). Rain or intense heat cancels. Burritos after. We roll around then. Hopefully another cyclist will lead the Quick Spinners option. Blog: http://whineanddine.wordpress.com 11-05-2017 18:00:00 11-05-2017 20:00:00 6 ACTC: Whine and Dine Evening Ride 12-25 mi, 4 LM : The plan is for two options, both will be social. Mellow option will do some easy sixes, and may try some harder fives at an LM pace. QS option may do very challenging hills at a quicker M to MB pace. Route sheets provided on-line, on the blog, and a few on the ride. Meet near Una Mas, 15724 Los Gatos Blvd, Los Gatos, CA (Los Gatos Blvd and Los Gatos Almaden Road). Rain or intense heat cancels. Burritos after. We roll around then. Hopefully another cyclist will lead the Quick Spinners option. Blog: http://whineanddine.wordpress.com Steve Sloan invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Steve Sloan
s_sloan@icloud.com 408-605-0692
Amy Marsh
marsh.amy@gmail.com
Fri, 12 May 2017
Bike to Work Week
6:00 AM
any mi, 1 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Bike To Work Week
Jenn Rodriguez
jennrod12@gmail.com 408-243-2646
Fri, 12,15 May 2017
Bohlman Road
9:00 AM
8 mi, 6 LM, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Fri, 12 May 2017
Joyride - Mountain View
9:00 AM
50 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Stevens Creek Trail
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at 9:00 am at Almaden Lake Park on Winfield Blvd/Coleman Rd, by the Winfield entrance restrooms. NOTE EARLY START TIME. We will head for Shoreline Lake in Mountain View, using the Permanente Creek Trail, and return by the Stevens Creek Trail. Food break either at Shoreline Bistro or at Prolific Oven Sunnyvale. (or both!). This is a long ride so bring a snack, and if your tires are looking worn change them! 12-05-2017 09:00:00 12-05-2017 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Joyride - Mountain View 50 mi, 1 LM : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at 9:00 am at Almaden Lake Park on Winfield Blvd/Coleman Rd, by the Winfield entrance restrooms. NOTE EARLY START TIME. We will head for Shoreline Lake in Mountain View, using the Permanente Creek Trail, and return by the Stevens Creek Trail. Food break either at Shoreline Bistro or at Prolific Oven Sunnyvale. (or both!). This is a long ride so bring a snack, and if your tires are looking worn change them! Joy Owens invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Fri, 12 May 2017
Friday Adventure [BLT]
9:30 AM
42 mi, 2 M
Grizzly Bear
17-Mile Drive
Meet at the Home Depot Parking lot at 1590 Canyon Del Ray Boulevard in Seaside, CA 93955 (Seaside/Route 218 Exit from Hwy 1 South, Home Depot can be seen from Hwy 1, Staples and McDonald's located in same parking lot). We will ride through Monterey, Pacific Grove, and Pebble Beach on our way to Carmel for lunch. There will be frequent regroups. Call any of the ride leaders to arrange carpools to the starting location. If weather is questionable call any of the ride leaders 2 hours prior to ride start. Ride co-leaders are Leo Hartung (408-997-1979) and Bob Head (408-218-6556). 12-05-2017 09:30:00 12-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Friday Adventure [BLT] 42 mi, 2 M : Meet at the Home Depot Parking lot at 1590 Canyon Del Ray Boulevard in Seaside, CA 93955 (Seaside/Route 218 Exit from Hwy 1 South, Home Depot can be seen from Hwy 1, Staples and McDonald's located in same parking lot). We will ride through Monterey, Pacific Grove, and Pebble Beach on our way to Carmel for lunch. There will be frequent regroups. Call any of the ride leaders to arrange carpools to the starting location. If weather is questionable call any of the ride leaders 2 hours prior to ride start. Ride co-leaders are Leo Hartung (408-997-1979) and Bob Head (408-218-6556). Tom Green invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Tom Green
tomgreen997@yahoo.com 408-997-1939
Leo Hartung
leohartung@sbcglobal.net
Fri, 12 May 2017
Rambler
10:00 AM
17 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
James Rustermier
rustermier@gmail.com 408-972-1689
Sat, 13 May 2017
LDTR - Poppy Century Revisited
8:00 AM
99 mi, 4 M-MB, 6600 ft
Billy Goat
Carmel Valley,Cachagua Loop,Laureles Grade,Corral De Tierra
If we need to skip Cachagua Loop, the ride will be 95 miles with 6000' climbing. LDTR are for fit, experienced riders. Regroups for M+ paced. No sweep. Meet at 7-11, 22760 Portola Drive, about 6 mi. south of Salinas one road over from 68. Only 1 water stop for the first 70 miles, but it's a GORGEOUS ride. Lunch in Carmel Valley, then over Laureles Grade and Corral de Tierra back to Monterey-Salinas Rd. (68) and the start/finish. [View Route Sheet] 13-05-2017 08:00:00 13-05-2017 10:00:00 6 ACTC: LDTR - Poppy Century Revisited 99 mi, 4 M-MB , 6600 ft: If we need to skip Cachagua Loop, the ride will be 95 miles with 6000' climbing. LDTR are for fit, experienced riders. Regroups for M+ paced. No sweep. Meet at 7-11, 22760 Portola Drive, about 6 mi. south of Salinas one road over from 68. Only 1 water stop for the first 70 miles, but it's a GORGEOUS ride. Lunch in Carmel Valley, then over Laureles Grade and Corral de Tierra back to Monterey-Salinas Rd. (68) and the start/finish. [View Route Sheet] Jon Kaplan invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Jon Kaplan
jkaplan999@gmail.com 408-828-0344
Sat, 13 May 2017
Powwow AT 34.6M
8:00 AM
34.6M mi, 5 M-MB
Billy Goat
Montebello
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Jump on from McKenzie P. with your trail bike for an all-terrain loop to Black Mountain and S-Ford via Montebello Up and Alpine East (single track, Yikes!) Down. Visit for a bit at Stanford's 46th annual Powwow. Dancing, overnight camping, photo, and shopping-positive! Draft: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/20985625 13-05-2017 08:00:00 13-05-2017 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Powwow AT 34.6M 34.6M mi, 5 M-MB : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Jump on from McKenzie P. with your trail bike for an all-terrain loop to Black Mountain and S-Ford via Montebello Up and Alpine East (single track, Yikes!) Down. Visit for a bit at Stanford's 46th annual Powwow. Dancing, overnight camping, photo, and shopping-positive! Draft: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/20985625 Brian Chun invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Brian Chun
bctlc8899@yahoo.com 650-938-1288
Sat, 13 May 2017
Lunch in Corralitos
9:00 AM
49 mi, 5 M, 4030 ft
Billy Goat
Old Santa Cruz Hwy,Highland Way,Eureka Canyon
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Sat, 13 May 2017
New Giro d' Bici Bike ride
10:00 AM
40-45 mi, 3 LM-M
Billy Goat
Bailey/Buffalo Hill,Bernal,Llagas/Willow Springs
Giro d' Bici will start from the new location at RAMAC Park at Lexington Ave & Charlotte Dr in San Jose. Classic reservoir loop and a coffee stop in Morgan Hill. Shorter option on Oak Glen cuts off 5 miles. Two and three Goat options have been added: Bernal, Llagas/Willow Spring. Ride at your own pace, directions provided. Maps and Cue sheet on the following links:
45-Mile Option (Uvas Watsonville) http://ridewithgps.com/routes/11174975
45-Mile Option (Willow Spring/Llagas) http://ridewithgps.com/routes/11178347
40-Mile Option (Oak Glen Cutoff) http://ridewithgps.com/routes/11178476 13-05-2017 10:00:00 13-05-2017 12:00:00 6 ACTC: New Giro d' Bici Bike ride 40-45 mi, 3 LM-M : Giro d' Bici will start from the new location at RAMAC Park at Lexington Ave & Charlotte Dr in San Jose. Classic reservoir loop and a coffee stop in Morgan Hill. Shorter option on Oak Glen cuts off 5 miles. Two and three Goat options have been added: Bernal, Llagas/Willow Spring. Ride at your own pace, directions provided. Maps and Cue sheet on the following links: 45-Mile Option (Uvas Watsonville) http://ridewithgps.com/routes/11174975 45-Mile Option (Willow Spring/Llagas) http://ridewithgps.com/routes/11178347 40-Mile Option (Oak Glen Cutoff) http://ridewithgps.com/routes/11178476 Ahmed Masood invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Ahmed Masood
ahmedmasood@msn.com 408-219-7401
Sun, 14 May 2017
East Side Hills
9:00 AM
30-50 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Various
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Sun, 14 May 2017
Nice and Easy
10:00 AM
20 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Mothers Day
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Mon, 15 May 2017
Bohlman Road
9:00 AM
8 mi, 6 LM, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Mon, 15,22,29 May 2017
Whine and Dine Mellow Day Rides
10:00 AM
12-45 mi, 4 LM
Billy Goat
Various
Mellow option and it will be ridden at a social pace. Please ride as a group as much as possible. Route sheets provided on-line, on the blog, and a few on the ride. Rain or intense heat cancels. Lunch option after or during rides and there is a Starbucks for coffee before the ride. Meet in the Blossom Hill Square Shopping Center, at the Starbucks 14040 Blossom Hill Road, Los Gatos, California 95032, Harwood and Blossom Hill. Blog: http://whineanddine.wordpress.com 15-05-2017 10:00:00 15-05-2017 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Whine and Dine Mellow Day Rides 12-45 mi, 4 LM : Mellow option and it will be ridden at a social pace. Please ride as a group as much as possible. Route sheets provided on-line, on the blog, and a few on the ride. Rain or intense heat cancels. Lunch option after or during rides and there is a Starbucks for coffee before the ride. Meet in the Blossom Hill Square Shopping Center, at the Starbucks 14040 Blossom Hill Road, Los Gatos, California 95032, Harwood and Blossom Hill. Blog: http://whineanddine.wordpress.com Steve Sloan invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Steve Sloan
s_sloan@icloud.com 408-605-0692
Valerie Butler
valerieb2001@hotmail.com
Mon, 15 May 2017
Joyride - Morgan Hill and beyond
10:00 AM
40-50 mi, 3 L-LM, 994 ft
Grizzly Bear
Ride To Bike Races
Start at 10 am at Almaden Lake Park on Winfield Blvd/Coleman Rd, by the Winfield restrooms. Note Later Start Time. We will do a ride to Morgan Hill and return for lunch to Panera on Cottle Road. You then have the option to proceed to Metcalf Road to view the Tour of California Stage Finish at Motorcycle Park. Please be prepared to climb alone (your leader will be walking!) and return alone afterwards. 15-05-2017 10:00:00 15-05-2017 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Joyride - Morgan Hill and beyond 40-50 mi, 3 L-LM , 994 ft: Start at 10 am at Almaden Lake Park on Winfield Blvd/Coleman Rd, by the Winfield restrooms. Note Later Start Time. We will do a ride to Morgan Hill and return for lunch to Panera on Cottle Road. You then have the option to proceed to Metcalf Road to view the Tour of California Stage Finish at Motorcycle Park. Please be prepared to climb alone (your leader will be walking!) and return alone afterwards. Joy Owens invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Mon, 15 May 2017
Crankin for Caffeine - BLT
10:30 AM
40 mi, 4 M
Billy Goat
San Felipe,Mt Pleasant
(Note later start time) Meet at the VTA light rail park & ride lot behind the apartments across Coleman from Almaden Lake (near the corner of Coleman Rd & Winfield Blvd in San Jose). We will ride Mt. Pleasant, cross the valley and climb a gentle San Felipe road with a stop for coffee on our return. Ride co-leaders are Tom Green (997-1939) and Bob Head 218-6556 15-05-2017 10:30:00 15-05-2017 12:30:00 6 ACTC: Crankin for Caffeine - BLT 40 mi, 4 M : (Note later start time) Meet at the VTA light rail park & ride lot behind the apartments across Coleman from Almaden Lake (near the corner of Coleman Rd & Winfield Blvd in San Jose). We will ride Mt. Pleasant, cross the valley and climb a gentle San Felipe road with a stop for coffee on our return. Ride co-leaders are Tom Green (997-1939) and Bob Head 218-6556 Leo Hartung invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Leo Hartung
leohartung@sbcglobal.net 408-440-6224
Bob Head
bnbhead@comcast.net
Mon, 15 May 2017
San Jose Fleche
1:00 PM
24 mi, 1 M
Grizzly Bear
Ride To Bike Races
Brian Chun
bctlc8899@yahoo.com 650-938-1288
Mon, 15,22 May 2017
M&M Rollers Meet N Ride!
5:00 PM
25-30 mi, 5 LM-M
Billy Goat
Mt Eden/Pierce
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's do Hills Repeats on Mt Eden. Meet at Prospect HS (18900 Prospect Rd, Saratoga) West parking lot. Faster riders may ride at their own pace and feel free to collect extra nearby goats. Do bring water & snacks. Buddy up system is recommended for a safe and fun ride! Ride Sweeper: Craig Jeong 15-05-2017 17:00:00 15-05-2017 19:00:00 6 ACTC: M&M Rollers Meet N Ride! 25-30 mi, 5 LM-M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's do Hills Repeats on Mt Eden. Meet at Prospect HS (18900 Prospect Rd, Saratoga) West parking lot. Faster riders may ride at their own pace and feel free to collect extra nearby goats. Do bring water & snacks. Buddy up system is recommended for a safe and fun ride! Ride Sweeper: Craig Jeong Minh Nguyen invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Minh Nguyen
minh121st@gmail.com 408-446-4599
Mon, 15,22 May 2017
Argonaut Rides
6:00 PM
30 mi, 6 MB, 3,000 ft
Billy Goat
Various
Meet at Mountain Mike's Pizza at the Argonaut Center on Sunnyvale-Saratoga Road at Cox and Pierce. After a brief warm up through the mazes we will tackle the goats in the area, finishing before dark. This will be a strenuous interval training ride while climbing difficult goats to get ready for big events of the season. Ride rolls at 6:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. 15-05-2017 18:00:00 15-05-2017 20:00:00 6 ACTC: Argonaut Rides 30 mi, 6 MB , 3,000 ft: Meet at Mountain Mike's Pizza at the Argonaut Center on Sunnyvale-Saratoga Road at Cox and Pierce. After a brief warm up through the mazes we will tackle the goats in the area, finishing before dark. This will be a strenuous interval training ride while climbing difficult goats to get ready for big events of the season. Ride rolls at 6:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. Rick Sinclair invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Rick Sinclair
rsinclair@sbcglobal.net 408-461-7234
John Wallace
jjwallace.mpc@sbcglobal.net
Tue, 16 May 2017
No Kidding
9:30 AM
28 mi, 3 LM, 530 ft
Billy Goat
Bailey/Buffalo Hill
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Tue, 16 May 2017
Almaden Explorer
9:30 AM
20-30 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Almaden Explorer
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Tue, 16 May 2017
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
40 mi, 5 M, 7200 ft
Billy Goat
Montevina,Black,Soda Springs,Aldercroft Heights
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** We may be in for a shortage of sun again so here's my short ride again. But it's long on climbing. You may even add more, if you are able. Or less, if rain is on the table. If driving to the start from Los Gatos, take US 880 south; exit at the Bear Creek Rd overpass; right on Bear Creek, go over the freeway; right on Old Santa Cruz Hwy; right on Lexington School Rd; park on the immediate left overlooking the school. 16-05-2017 09:30:00 16-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 40 mi, 5 M , 7200 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** We may be in for a shortage of sun again so here's my short ride again. But it's long on climbing. You may even add more, if you are able. Or less, if rain is on the table. If driving to the start from Los Gatos, take US 880 south; exit at the Bear Creek Rd overpass; right on Bear Creek, go over the freeway; right on Old Santa Cruz Hwy; right on Lexington School Rd; park on the immediate left overlooking the school. Jerome Woehl invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Tue, 16 May 2017
South County Old Goats
10:00 AM
30 mi, 3 LM
Grizzly Bear
Reservoirs
Susie Shields
650 888-1225
John Shields
shieldsbutch@aol.com
Tue, 16,23,30 May 2017
Metcalf Mauler
2:30 PM
18 mi, 5 M, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Wed, 17 May 2017
Bohlman Road
9:00 AM
8 mi, 6 LM, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Wed, 17 May 2017
Nice and Easy
9:30 AM
18 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
Linda Liebermann
zobie62@mac.com 408-374-1257
Wed, 17 May 2017
Somewhere over the Rainbow
10:00 AM
25 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Saratoga Maze
A Social Ride led at an "LM" easy moderate pace which is: 12 to 14 mph on the flats. Our route will be south to Saratoga with a break at the Big Basin Cafe or there are other cafe options nearby. The route has a few very short "bumps", it's NOT a flat ride. We will regroup as necessary, no one left behind. START at Bowers park, next to Juan Cabrillo middle school, Cabrillo Ave. and Morrison Ave., 1 block West of San Tomas Expy, Santa Clara. Use the driveway on the right of the Bowers Park sign. Questions: Call or Email * Rain Cancels* 17-05-2017 10:00:00 17-05-2017 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Somewhere over the Rainbow 25 mi, 2 LM : A Social Ride led at an "LM" easy moderate pace which is: 12 to 14 mph on the flats. Our route will be south to Saratoga with a break at the Big Basin Cafe or there are other cafe options nearby. The route has a few very short "bumps", it's NOT a flat ride. We will regroup as necessary, no one left behind. START at Bowers park, next to Juan Cabrillo middle school, Cabrillo Ave. and Morrison Ave., 1 block West of San Tomas Expy, Santa Clara. Use the driveway on the right of the Bowers Park sign. Questions: Call or Email * Rain Cancels* Terry Kreiter invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Terry Kreiter
tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185
Wed, 17 May 2017
Rambler
10:00 AM
15 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
James Rustermier
rustermier@gmail.com 408-972-1689
Wed, 17,24,31 May 2017
Argonaut Rides
6:00 PM
30 mi, 6 MB, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Various
Meet at Mountain Mike's Pizza at the Argonaut Center on Sunnyvale-Saratoga Road at Cox and Pierce. After a brief warm up through the mazes we will tackle the goats in the area, finishing before dark. This will be a strenuous interval training ride while climbing difficult goats to get ready for big events of the season. Ride rolls at 6:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. 17-05-2017 18:00:00 17-05-2017 20:00:00 6 ACTC: Argonaut Rides 30 mi, 6 MB , 3000 ft: Meet at Mountain Mike's Pizza at the Argonaut Center on Sunnyvale-Saratoga Road at Cox and Pierce. After a brief warm up through the mazes we will tackle the goats in the area, finishing before dark. This will be a strenuous interval training ride while climbing difficult goats to get ready for big events of the season. Ride rolls at 6:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. Rick Sinclair invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Rick Sinclair
rsinclair@sbcglobal.net 408-461-7234
John Wallace
jjwallace.mpc@sbcglobal.net
Thu, 18 May 2017
Thursday Trainer
7:00 AM
25 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Pleasant,Aborn,Chaboya,Quimby East
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Thu, 18 May 2017
Thursday Trek
9:30 AM
12-26 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options of the South San Jose/Almaden Valley area. We will stop for snacks or a meal along the way. Meet at the Almaden light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield, behind the Almaden Lake Apartments at the north/west corner. Rides will get progressively longer throughout the month with the first ride being the shortest and the last ride being the longest. Contact me if you want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. 18-05-2017 09:30:00 18-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Thursday Trek 12-26 mi, 1 LM : Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options of the South San Jose/Almaden Valley area. We will stop for snacks or a meal along the way. Meet at the Almaden light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield, behind the Almaden Lake Apartments at the north/west corner. Rides will get progressively longer throughout the month with the first ride being the shortest and the last ride being the longest. Contact me if you want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. Stephanie Metz invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Thu, 18 May 2017
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
40 mi, 5 M, 5000 ft
Billy Goat
Hwy 9 North Lower,Hwy 9 South Lower,Hwy 9 North Upper,Hwy 9 South Upper
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Thu, 18 May 2017
Morgan Hill Easy Spinning
9:30 AM
60 mi, 3 M, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Llagas/Willow Springs
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Starbucks parking lot at corner of Bernal Rd. and Santa Teresa Blvd. (7026 Santa Teresa Blvd, San Jose, CA 95139). Route: Santa Teresa - Willow Springs - Oak Glen - Uvas - Redwood Retreat - Burchell - Sycamore - Llagas 60 Miles. Feel free to get more goats along the route as you wish (MMR,CSH). Regroups at top of climbs. Rain cancels! https://ridewithgps.com/routes/17472932 18-05-2017 09:30:00 18-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Morgan Hill Easy Spinning 60 mi, 3 M , 3000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Starbucks parking lot at corner of Bernal Rd. and Santa Teresa Blvd. (7026 Santa Teresa Blvd, San Jose, CA 95139). Route: Santa Teresa - Willow Springs - Oak Glen - Uvas - Redwood Retreat - Burchell - Sycamore - Llagas 60 Miles. Feel free to get more goats along the route as you wish (MMR,CSH). Regroups at top of climbs. Rain cancels! https://ridewithgps.com/routes/17472932 Dzung Dang invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Dzung Dang
agatsu@gmail.com 408-828-3281
Thu, 18,25 May 2017
M&M Rollers Meet N Ride!
5:00 PM
25-30 mi, 5 LM-M
Billy Goat
Various
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's decide at the ride start what hills to climb! Meet at Prospect HS (18900 Prospect Rd, Saratoga) West parking lot. Faster riders may ride at their own pace and feel free to collect extra nearby goats. Do bring water & snacks. Regroup at top of each hill and bottom of categories 5 & 6 hills. Buddy up system is recommended for a safe and fun ride! Ride Sweeper: Craig Jeong 18-05-2017 17:00:00 18-05-2017 19:00:00 6 ACTC: M&M Rollers Meet N Ride! 25-30 mi, 5 LM-M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's decide at the ride start what hills to climb! Meet at Prospect HS (18900 Prospect Rd, Saratoga) West parking lot. Faster riders may ride at their own pace and feel free to collect extra nearby goats. Do bring water & snacks. Regroup at top of each hill and bottom of categories 5 & 6 hills. Buddy up system is recommended for a safe and fun ride! Ride Sweeper: Craig Jeong Minh Nguyen invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Minh Nguyen
minh121st@gmail.com 408-446-4599
Thu, 18,25 May 2017
Whine and Dine Evening Ride
6:00 PM
12-25 mi, 4 LM
Billy Goat
Various
The plan is for two options, both will be social. Mellow option will do some easy sixes, and may try some harder fives at an LM pace. QS option may do very challenging hills at a quicker M to MB pace. Route sheets provided on-line, on the blog, and a few on the ride. Meet near Una Mas, 15724 Los Gatos Blvd, Los Gatos, CA (Los Gatos Blvd and Los Gatos Almaden Road). Rain or intense heat cancels. Burritos after. We roll around then. Hopefully another cyclist will lead the Quick Spinners option. Blog: http://whineanddine.wordpress.com 18-05-2017 18:00:00 18-05-2017 20:00:00 6 ACTC: Whine and Dine Evening Ride 12-25 mi, 4 LM : The plan is for two options, both will be social. Mellow option will do some easy sixes, and may try some harder fives at an LM pace. QS option may do very challenging hills at a quicker M to MB pace. Route sheets provided on-line, on the blog, and a few on the ride. Meet near Una Mas, 15724 Los Gatos Blvd, Los Gatos, CA (Los Gatos Blvd and Los Gatos Almaden Road). Rain or intense heat cancels. Burritos after. We roll around then. Hopefully another cyclist will lead the Quick Spinners option. Blog: http://whineanddine.wordpress.com Steve Sloan invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Steve Sloan
s_sloan@icloud.com 408-605-0692
Amy Marsh
marsh.amy@gmail.com
Fri, 19 May 2017
TGIF Reservoirs - BLT
9:30 AM
48 mi, 3 M
Billy Goat
Bailey/Buffalo Hill
Start by Almaden Lake park by the restrooms on the Winfield side. We will take Foothill Ave and wind through the neighborhood to Santa Teresa. After climbing Bailey we will continue on McKean/Uvas to Watsonville Road. After a stop in Morgan Hill for lunch we will return on either Santa Teresa or Coyote Creek trail depending upon wind conditions. Bike trail return adds about 4 miles. 19-05-2017 09:30:00 19-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: TGIF Reservoirs - BLT 48 mi, 3 M : Start by Almaden Lake park by the restrooms on the Winfield side. We will take Foothill Ave and wind through the neighborhood to Santa Teresa. After climbing Bailey we will continue on McKean/Uvas to Watsonville Road. After a stop in Morgan Hill for lunch we will return on either Santa Teresa or Coyote Creek trail depending upon wind conditions. Bike trail return adds about 4 miles. Leo Hartung invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Leo Hartung
leohartung@sbcglobal.net 408-440-6224
Sat, 20 May 2017
Big Basin Loop
9:00 AM
60 mi, 5 M, 6000 ft
Billy Goat
Hwy 9 North Lower,Hwy 9 North Upper,Hwy 236 Upper,Hwy 9 South Lower,Hwy 9 South Upper
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Sat, 20 May 2017
Calaveras and Mission Coffee
9:00 AM
49 mi, 4 LM-M, 3600 ft
Billy Goat
Calaveras/Lower,Calaveras/Upper
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Berryessa Community Center and be ready to roll at 9am so we can beat the heat. We will ride up Calaveras to the dam, then back down and over to Fremont for a coffee/lunch stop at Mission Coffees and More in Fremont. If you choose to skip the Fremont Coffee part - it cuts about 20 miles off. Route info is here (but note that I'm planning to go up the regular Calaveras road, NOT Old Calaveras (RWGPS insists on routing around it.) https://ridewithgps.com/routes/21270271 20-05-2017 09:00:00 20-05-2017 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Calaveras and Mission Coffee 49 mi, 4 LM-M , 3600 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Berryessa Community Center and be ready to roll at 9am so we can beat the heat. We will ride up Calaveras to the dam, then back down and over to Fremont for a coffee/lunch stop at Mission Coffees and More in Fremont. If you choose to skip the Fremont Coffee part - it cuts about 20 miles off. Route info is here (but note that I'm planning to go up the regular Calaveras road, NOT Old Calaveras (RWGPS insists on routing around it.) https://ridewithgps.com/routes/21270271 Bobbie Morrison invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Bobbie Morrison
bobbiemorrison@sbcglobal.net 408-887-3325
Sat, 20 May 2017
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
15-54 mi, 6 M, 2100-6200 ft
Billy Goat
Alba,Smith Grade,Swanton,Bonny Doon
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Whoa! Another leg tester. Long, mild days brings long wild rides. Start/finish in Felton. Trash legs on Alba, then refresh on Smith Grade and the Bonny Doon descent. After a Swanton loop, your Davenport Bakery lunch refuels you for the long return up Bonny Doon. As always: all paces welcome; route sheets provided; shorter/longer options acceptable; no sweep. Driving directions: from Los Gatos take Hwy 17 south; exit at Mt. Herman Rd into Scotts Valley; right on Mt. Herman Rd towards Felton; in Felton cross Graham Hill Rd into the Covered Bridge Park parking lot. 20-05-2017 09:30:00 20-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 15-54 mi, 6 M , 2100-6200 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Whoa! Another leg tester. Long, mild days brings long wild rides. Start/finish in Felton. Trash legs on Alba, then refresh on Smith Grade and the Bonny Doon descent. After a Swanton loop, your Davenport Bakery lunch refuels you for the long return up Bonny Doon. As always: all paces welcome; route sheets provided; shorter/longer options acceptable; no sweep. Driving directions: from Los Gatos take Hwy 17 south; exit at Mt. Herman Rd into Scotts Valley; right on Mt. Herman Rd towards Felton; in Felton cross Graham Hill Rd into the Covered Bridge Park parking lot. Jerome Woehl invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Sun, 21 May 2017
Lunch in Half Moon Bay
9:00 AM
48 mi, 5 M-MB, 5200 ft
Billy Goat
Kings Mountain,Higgins/Purisima,Lobitos Creek,Tunitas Creek
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Sun, 21 May 2017
Sunday Social
9:30 AM
20-50 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Mon, 22 May 2017
Crankin With a Twist (BLT)
9:30 AM
28 mi, 3 M
Grizzly Bear
Field And Farm
Social ride led at an M pace. Meet at the Almaden VTA Park & Ride near the corner of Coleman Rd & Winfield Blvd, San Jose. This rides takes us through New Almaden to the base of Hick's Road and back. Today's "twist" will wind through the hills of the Almaden Valley before joining Terry Kreiter's "Crankin for Caffeine" riders for socializing at the end of the ride. Regroups at top of climbs. No one left behind. Rain cancels the ride. 22-05-2017 09:30:00 22-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Crankin With a Twist (BLT) 28 mi, 3 M : Social ride led at an M pace. Meet at the Almaden VTA Park & Ride near the corner of Coleman Rd & Winfield Blvd, San Jose. This rides takes us through New Almaden to the base of Hick's Road and back. Today's "twist" will wind through the hills of the Almaden Valley before joining Terry Kreiter's "Crankin for Caffeine" riders for socializing at the end of the ride. Regroups at top of climbs. No one left behind. Rain cancels the ride. Tom Green invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Tom Green
tomgreen997@yahoo.com 408-997-1939
Mon, 22 May 2017
Crankin for Caffeine
9:30 AM
25 mi, 2 LM, 900 ft
Grizzly Bear
Field And Farm
Social ride led at an LM pace. Meet at the Almaden VTA parking lot near corner of Coleman Rd & Winfield Blvd, San Jose. Pat Grilione's traditional route follows quiet residential streets and country roads, passing through the historic town of New Almaden. The "Crankin with a Twist" ride will join us for coffee and socializing near the end of the ride. No one left behind. *Rain Cancels* 22-05-2017 09:30:00 22-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Crankin for Caffeine 25 mi, 2 LM , 900 ft: Social ride led at an LM pace. Meet at the Almaden VTA parking lot near corner of Coleman Rd & Winfield Blvd, San Jose. Pat Grilione's traditional route follows quiet residential streets and country roads, passing through the historic town of New Almaden. The "Crankin with a Twist" ride will join us for coffee and socializing near the end of the ride. No one left behind. *Rain Cancels* Terry Kreiter invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Terry Kreiter
tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185
Mon, 22,29 May 2017
Whine and Dine Mellow Day Rides
10:00 AM
12-45 mi, 4 LM
Billy Goat
Various
Mellow option and it will be ridden at a social pace. Please ride as a group as much as possible. Route sheets provided on-line, on the blog, and a few on the ride. Rain or intense heat cancels. Lunch option after or during rides and there is a Starbucks for coffee before the ride. Meet in the Blossom Hill Square Shopping Center, at the Starbucks 14040 Blossom Hill Road, Los Gatos, California 95032, Harwood and Blossom Hill. Blog: http://whineanddine.wordpress.com 22-05-2017 10:00:00 22-05-2017 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Whine and Dine Mellow Day Rides 12-45 mi, 4 LM : Mellow option and it will be ridden at a social pace. Please ride as a group as much as possible. Route sheets provided on-line, on the blog, and a few on the ride. Rain or intense heat cancels. Lunch option after or during rides and there is a Starbucks for coffee before the ride. Meet in the Blossom Hill Square Shopping Center, at the Starbucks 14040 Blossom Hill Road, Los Gatos, California 95032, Harwood and Blossom Hill. Blog: http://whineanddine.wordpress.com Steve Sloan invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Steve Sloan
s_sloan@icloud.com 408-605-0692
Valerie Butler
valerieb2001@hotmail.com
Mon, 22 May 2017
M&M Rollers Meet N Ride!
5:00 PM
25-30 mi, 5 LM-M
Billy Goat
Mt Eden/Pierce
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's do Hills Repeats on Mt Eden. Meet at Prospect HS (18900 Prospect Rd, Saratoga) West parking lot. Faster riders may ride at their own pace and feel free to collect extra nearby goats. Do bring water & snacks. Buddy up system is recommended for a safe and fun ride! Ride Sweeper: Craig Jeong 22-05-2017 17:00:00 22-05-2017 19:00:00 6 ACTC: M&M Rollers Meet N Ride! 25-30 mi, 5 LM-M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's do Hills Repeats on Mt Eden. Meet at Prospect HS (18900 Prospect Rd, Saratoga) West parking lot. Faster riders may ride at their own pace and feel free to collect extra nearby goats. Do bring water & snacks. Buddy up system is recommended for a safe and fun ride! Ride Sweeper: Craig Jeong Minh Nguyen invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Minh Nguyen
minh121st@gmail.com 408-446-4599
Mon, 22 May 2017
Argonaut Rides
6:00 PM
30 mi, 6 MB, 3,000 ft
Billy Goat
Various
Meet at Mountain Mike's Pizza at the Argonaut Center on Sunnyvale-Saratoga Road at Cox and Pierce. After a brief warm up through the mazes we will tackle the goats in the area, finishing before dark. This will be a strenuous interval training ride while climbing difficult goats to get ready for big events of the season. Ride rolls at 6:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. 22-05-2017 18:00:00 22-05-2017 20:00:00 6 ACTC: Argonaut Rides 30 mi, 6 MB , 3,000 ft: Meet at Mountain Mike's Pizza at the Argonaut Center on Sunnyvale-Saratoga Road at Cox and Pierce. After a brief warm up through the mazes we will tackle the goats in the area, finishing before dark. This will be a strenuous interval training ride while climbing difficult goats to get ready for big events of the season. Ride rolls at 6:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. Rick Sinclair invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Rick Sinclair
rsinclair@sbcglobal.net 408-461-7234
John Wallace
jjwallace.mpc@sbcglobal.net
Tue, 23 May 2017
Tuesday Trainer
7:00 AM
25 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Pleasant,Aborn,Chaboya,Quimby East
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Tue, 23 May 2017
No Kidding
9:30 AM
23 mi, 4 LM, 530 ft
Billy Goat
Silver Creek Valley Rd
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Tue, 23 May 2017
Almaden Explorer
9:30 AM
26 mi, 2 LM, 500 ft
Grizzly Bear
Almaden Explorer
A social ride led at an LM pace. 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 at 9:30 AM *** Note The EARLIER TIME *** We'll ride mostly bike friendly roads and trails, and stop for coffee on the way. There may be a small hill. Rain cancels. 23-05-2017 09:30:00 23-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Almaden Explorer 26 mi, 2 LM , 500 ft: A social ride led at an LM pace. 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 at 9:30 AM *** Note The EARLIER TIME *** We'll ride mostly bike friendly roads and trails, and stop for coffee on the way. There may be a small hill. Rain cancels. Barton Smith invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Barton Smith
barton.a.smith@gmail.com 408 679-2529
Tue, 23 May 2017
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
40-50 mi, 5 M, 3000-4000 ft
Billy Goat
Mt Tamalpais,Conzelman
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Forecasts say today is a South Bay warm day. So lets go see Mt Tam's expansive bay views and bask in the Golden Gate's natural air conditioning. We'll lunch at the Sausalito Bakery. After lunch, it's on to Fort Baker and Counzelman Roads where we'll learn some Fort Baker history and enjoy spectacular vistas of the bay, SF, GG and the Pacific. Start/finish near the tourist center at the S/E corner of the Golden Gate Bridge. Driving directions: take Hwy 101 north to the GG Bridge; just before the bridge toll booths, exit right, pass the tourist parking area; turn left onto Lincoln Blvd; left into the dirt parking area. This is now a fee lot, so you may want to park on the street, or in the areas west of 101. 23-05-2017 09:30:00 23-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 40-50 mi, 5 M , 3000-4000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Forecasts say today is a South Bay warm day. So lets go see Mt Tam's expansive bay views and bask in the Golden Gate's natural air conditioning. We'll lunch at the Sausalito Bakery. After lunch, it's on to Fort Baker and Counzelman Roads where we'll learn some Fort Baker history and enjoy spectacular vistas of the bay, SF, GG and the Pacific. Start/finish near the tourist center at the S/E corner of the Golden Gate Bridge. Driving directions: take Hwy 101 north to the GG Bridge; just before the bridge toll booths, exit right, pass the tourist parking area; turn left onto Lincoln Blvd; left into the dirt parking area. This is now a fee lot, so you may want to park on the street, or in the areas west of 101. Jerome Woehl invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Tue, 23 May 2017
South County Old Goats
10:00 AM
30 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Gilroy
Susie Shields
650 888-1225
John Shields
shieldsbutch@aol.com
Tue, 23,30 May 2017
Metcalf Mauler
2:30 PM
18 mi, 5 M, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Wed, 24 May 2017
Hill Hopping for Helado (Ice Cream)
9:00 AM
50 mi, 4 LM, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Altamont,Mora,Moody
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Rainbow Park bathrooms Donnington and Johnson. Ride through neighborhoods of Cupertino, Los Altos, Palo Alto with short hills in Rancho San Antonio, Foothill Park. One short (Mora) and one long (Altamont or Moody) goat in Los Altos Hills. Destination is Palo Alto Creamery on Emerson for ice cream, milkshake or another snack. No one left behind. Return via Shoreline to Stevens Creek trail (flat). 24-05-2017 09:00:00 24-05-2017 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Hill Hopping for Helado (Ice Cream) 50 mi, 4 LM , 3000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Rainbow Park bathrooms Donnington and Johnson. Ride through neighborhoods of Cupertino, Los Altos, Palo Alto with short hills in Rancho San Antonio, Foothill Park. One short (Mora) and one long (Altamont or Moody) goat in Los Altos Hills. Destination is Palo Alto Creamery on Emerson for ice cream, milkshake or another snack. No one left behind. Return via Shoreline to Stevens Creek trail (flat). Jeff Englander invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Jeff Englander
englander.jeffrey@gmail.com 408-499-9754
Wed, 24 May 2017
Joyride
9:00 AM
30-40 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Wed, 24 May 2017
Saratoga Backroads (BLT)
9:30 AM
29 mi, 2 LM-M, 1000 ft
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
Bob Head
bnbhead@comcast.net 408-218-6556
Wed, 24,31 May 2017
Argonaut Rides
6:00 PM
30 mi, 6 MB, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Various
Meet at Mountain Mike's Pizza at the Argonaut Center on Sunnyvale-Saratoga Road at Cox and Pierce. After a brief warm up through the mazes we will tackle the goats in the area, finishing before dark. This will be a strenuous interval training ride while climbing difficult goats to get ready for big events of the season. Ride rolls at 6:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. 24-05-2017 18:00:00 24-05-2017 20:00:00 6 ACTC: Argonaut Rides 30 mi, 6 MB , 3000 ft: Meet at Mountain Mike's Pizza at the Argonaut Center on Sunnyvale-Saratoga Road at Cox and Pierce. After a brief warm up through the mazes we will tackle the goats in the area, finishing before dark. This will be a strenuous interval training ride while climbing difficult goats to get ready for big events of the season. Ride rolls at 6:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. Rick Sinclair invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Rick Sinclair
rsinclair@sbcglobal.net 408-461-7234
John Wallace
jjwallace.mpc@sbcglobal.net
Thu, 25 May 2017
Thursday Trainer
7:00 AM
25 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Pleasant,Aborn,Chaboya,Quimby East
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Thu, 25 May 2017
Thursday Trek-Hilly Edition
9:30 AM
15-25 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Thu, 25 May 2017
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
35 mi, 6 M, 5900 ft
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Pleasant,Higuera Rd,Clayton,Mt Hamilton/Lower,Quimby East
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Thar's goats in them east hills! Let's get 'em. First will be the tough ones on the west face - Quimby and Higuera. Then we loop to the east face via lower Mt Hamilton and return on Quimby's backside. As always, check with the ride leader for shorter/longer/steeper/flatter options. Start/finish south of Carl's Jr., on White Road at Quimby. 25-05-2017 09:30:00 25-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 35 mi, 6 M , 5900 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Thar's goats in them east hills! Let's get 'em. First will be the tough ones on the west face - Quimby and Higuera. Then we loop to the east face via lower Mt Hamilton and return on Quimby's backside. As always, check with the ride leader for shorter/longer/steeper/flatter options. Start/finish south of Carl's Jr., on White Road at Quimby. Jerome Woehl invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Thu, 25 May 2017
Morgan Hill - Coyote Lk - Gilroy HS
9:30 AM
51 mi, 4 M, 2300 ft
Billy Goat
Canada Loop
Dzung Dang
agatsu@gmail.com 408-828-3281
Thu, 25 May 2017
M&M Rollers Meet N Ride!
5:00 PM
25-30 mi, 5 LM-M
Billy Goat
Various
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's decide at the ride start what hills to climb! Meet at Prospect HS (18900 Prospect Rd, Saratoga) West parking lot. Faster riders may ride at their own pace and feel free to collect extra nearby goats. Do bring water & snacks. Regroup at top of each hill and bottom of categories 5 & 6 hills. Buddy up system is recommended for a safe and fun ride! Ride Sweeper: Craig Jeong 25-05-2017 17:00:00 25-05-2017 19:00:00 6 ACTC: M&M Rollers Meet N Ride! 25-30 mi, 5 LM-M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's decide at the ride start what hills to climb! Meet at Prospect HS (18900 Prospect Rd, Saratoga) West parking lot. Faster riders may ride at their own pace and feel free to collect extra nearby goats. Do bring water & snacks. Regroup at top of each hill and bottom of categories 5 & 6 hills. Buddy up system is recommended for a safe and fun ride! Ride Sweeper: Craig Jeong Minh Nguyen invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Minh Nguyen
minh121st@gmail.com 408-446-4599
Thu, 25 May 2017
Impromptu ride for credit---J.A.M.B.A.
5:30 PM
10 mi, 4 LM
Mountain Goat
Arastradero Regional Preserve
***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** JUST ANOTHER MOUNTAIN BIKE ADVENTURE . To All Mountain Bikers. Impromptu Ride for credit will be in Arastradero Park. We will meet at 5:30 pm (that's 17:30 for Howell & other military types) in the Arastradero Park parking lot located on the east side of Arastradero Road. Bring water and all necessary supplies. Rio Adobe in Cupertino is a good place to get something to eat after the ride. Hope to see you tfhere. Please call if you need more information. S.T.M. Richard Holtermann 408 826-2546 25-05-2017 17:30:00 25-05-2017 19:30:00 6 ACTC: Impromptu ride for credit---J.A.M.B.A. 10 mi, 4 LM : ***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** JUST ANOTHER MOUNTAIN BIKE ADVENTURE . To All Mountain Bikers. Impromptu Ride for credit will be in Arastradero Park. We will meet at 5:30 pm (that's 17:30 for Howell & other military types) in the Arastradero Park parking lot located on the east side of Arastradero Road. Bring water and all necessary supplies. Rio Adobe in Cupertino is a good place to get something to eat after the ride. Hope to see you tfhere. Please call if you need more information. S.T.M. Richard Holtermann 408 826-2546 Richard Holtermann invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Richard Holtermann
mtbholt@yahoo.com 408-826-2546
Thu, 25 May 2017
Whine and Dine Evening Ride
6:00 PM
12-25 mi, 4 LM
Billy Goat
Various
The plan is for two options, both will be social. Mellow option will do some easy sixes, and may try some harder fives at an LM pace. QS option may do very challenging hills at a quicker M to MB pace. Route sheets provided on-line, on the blog, and a few on the ride. Meet near Una Mas, 15724 Los Gatos Blvd, Los Gatos, CA (Los Gatos Blvd and Los Gatos Almaden Road). Rain or intense heat cancels. Burritos after. We roll around then. Hopefully another cyclist will lead the Quick Spinners option. Blog: http://whineanddine.wordpress.com 25-05-2017 18:00:00 25-05-2017 20:00:00 6 ACTC: Whine and Dine Evening Ride 12-25 mi, 4 LM : The plan is for two options, both will be social. Mellow option will do some easy sixes, and may try some harder fives at an LM pace. QS option may do very challenging hills at a quicker M to MB pace. Route sheets provided on-line, on the blog, and a few on the ride. Meet near Una Mas, 15724 Los Gatos Blvd, Los Gatos, CA (Los Gatos Blvd and Los Gatos Almaden Road). Rain or intense heat cancels. Burritos after. We roll around then. Hopefully another cyclist will lead the Quick Spinners option. Blog: http://whineanddine.wordpress.com Steve Sloan invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Steve Sloan
s_sloan@icloud.com 408-605-0692
Amy Marsh
marsh.amy@gmail.com
Fri, 26 May 2017
TGIF
9:30 AM
32 mi, 2 LM-M
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at the restroom at Almaden Lake Park (on the east side of the park) off Winfield. We'll ride to Campbell for coffee via Los Gatos, Saratoga, and Monte Sereno, returning via the Los Gatos Creek trail. This is a social ride with nobody left behind. 26-05-2017 09:30:00 26-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: TGIF 32 mi, 2 LM-M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at the restroom at Almaden Lake Park (on the east side of the park) off Winfield. We'll ride to Campbell for coffee via Los Gatos, Saratoga, and Monte Sereno, returning via the Los Gatos Creek trail. This is a social ride with nobody left behind. Bob Head invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Bob Head
bnbhead@comcast.net 408-218-6556
Sat, 27 May 2017
Big Sur Whip Two Day Trip 228.0M
7:00 AM
228 mi, 5 M
Billy Goat
Old Santa Cruz Hwy,Highland Way,Eureka Canyon,Aguajito
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Jump on and crack your whip out to Pfeiffer Beach, Posts, Nepenthe and back with one overnight HB stay at Pfeiffer Big Sur SP. Check out the construction of the Pfeiffer Canyon (motorist) Bridge. Bring all weekend overnight and road gear packed on your bike/back and be ready to roll 120 miles in 12 hours or less while visiting Corralitos, Moss Landing, Marina, Carmel by the Sea, Point Lobos, Big Sur, Watsonville, and the Summit Store. No SAG. Be Fit and Prepared. Draft: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/21233726 27-05-2017 07:00:00 27-05-2017 09:00:00 6 ACTC: Big Sur Whip Two Day Trip 228.0M 228 mi, 5 M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Jump on and crack your whip out to Pfeiffer Beach, Posts, Nepenthe and back with one overnight HB stay at Pfeiffer Big Sur SP. Check out the construction of the Pfeiffer Canyon (motorist) Bridge. Bring all weekend overnight and road gear packed on your bike/back and be ready to roll 120 miles in 12 hours or less while visiting Corralitos, Moss Landing, Marina, Carmel by the Sea, Point Lobos, Big Sur, Watsonville, and the Summit Store. No SAG. Be Fit and Prepared. Draft: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/21233726 Brian Chun invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Brian Chun
bctlc8899@yahoo.com 650-938-1288
Sat, 27 May 2017
Hicks, Umunhum, and More
9:00 AM
47 mi, 6 M, 4900 ft
Billy Goat
Hicks East,Mt Umunhum,Shannon/Kennedy,Hicks West
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Sun, 28 May 2017
Return of Big Sur Whip Two Day Trip 228.
7:00 AM
120 mi, 5 M
Billy Goat
Eureka Canyon
Brian Chun
bctlc8899@yahoo.com 650-938-1288
Mon, 29 May 2017
Whine and Dine Mellow Day Rides
10:00 AM
12-45 mi, 4 LM
Billy Goat
Various
Mellow option and it will be ridden at a social pace. Please ride as a group as much as possible. Route sheets provided on-line, on the blog, and a few on the ride. Rain or intense heat cancels. Lunch option after or during rides and there is a Starbucks for coffee before the ride. Meet in the Blossom Hill Square Shopping Center, at the Starbucks 14040 Blossom Hill Road, Los Gatos, California 95032, Harwood and Blossom Hill. Blog: http://whineanddine.wordpress.com 29-05-2017 10:00:00 29-05-2017 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Whine and Dine Mellow Day Rides 12-45 mi, 4 LM : Mellow option and it will be ridden at a social pace. Please ride as a group as much as possible. Route sheets provided on-line, on the blog, and a few on the ride. Rain or intense heat cancels. Lunch option after or during rides and there is a Starbucks for coffee before the ride. Meet in the Blossom Hill Square Shopping Center, at the Starbucks 14040 Blossom Hill Road, Los Gatos, California 95032, Harwood and Blossom Hill. Blog: http://whineanddine.wordpress.com Steve Sloan invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Steve Sloan
s_sloan@icloud.com 408-605-0692
Valerie Butler
valerieb2001@hotmail.com
Tue, 30 May 2017
No Kidding
9:30 AM
38 mi, 4 LM, 756 ft
Billy Goat
San Felipe
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Tue, 30 May 2017
Carmel Valley Goats
9:30 AM
50 mi, 4 M, 4600 ft
Billy Goat
Robinson Canyon,Cachagua Loop
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start 9:30 am at Safeway parking lot in Mid Valley Shopping Center in Carmel: 104 Mid Valley Center, Carmel, CA 93923 Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/21398937 CARPOOLING!!! Meet at 8:15 am at the public parking lot on Depot St. & 2nd St. in Morgan Hill to carpool. Regroups at top of climbs. Rain cancels! Post-ride beers at The Running Shop and Hops (17500 Depot St, Morgan Hill, CA 95037) 30-05-2017 09:30:00 30-05-2017 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Carmel Valley Goats 50 mi, 4 M , 4600 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start 9:30 am at Safeway parking lot in Mid Valley Shopping Center in Carmel: 104 Mid Valley Center, Carmel, CA 93923 Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/21398937 CARPOOLING!!! Meet at 8:15 am at the public parking lot on Depot St. & 2nd St. in Morgan Hill to carpool. Regroups at top of climbs. Rain cancels! Post-ride beers at The Running Shop and Hops (17500 Depot St, Morgan Hill, CA 95037) Dzung Dang invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Dzung Dang
agatsu@gmail.com 408-828-3281
Tue, 30 May 2017
South County Old Goats
10:00 AM
30 mi, 3 LM
Billy Goat
Llagas/Willow Springs
Susie Shields
650 888-1225
John Shields
shieldsbutch@aol.com
Tue, 30 May 2017
Almaden Explorer
10:00 AM
24+ mi, 2 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Downtown San Jose
Karl Laucher
408-267-7117
Tue, 30 May 2017
Metcalf Mauler
2:30 PM
18 mi, 5 M, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Wed, 31 May 2017
Argonaut Rides
6:00 PM
30 mi, 6 MB, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Various
Meet at Mountain Mike's Pizza at the Argonaut Center on Sunnyvale-Saratoga Road at Cox and Pierce. After a brief warm up through the mazes we will tackle the goats in the area, finishing before dark. This will be a strenuous interval training ride while climbing difficult goats to get ready for big events of the season. Ride rolls at 6:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. 31-05-2017 18:00:00 31-05-2017 20:00:00 6 ACTC: Argonaut Rides 30 mi, 6 MB , 3000 ft: Meet at Mountain Mike's Pizza at the Argonaut Center on Sunnyvale-Saratoga Road at Cox and Pierce. After a brief warm up through the mazes we will tackle the goats in the area, finishing before dark. This will be a strenuous interval training ride while climbing difficult goats to get ready for big events of the season. Ride rolls at 6:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. Rick Sinclair invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Rick Sinclair
rsinclair@sbcglobal.net 408-461-7234
John Wallace
jjwallace.mpc@sbcglobal.net