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Billy Goats
Billy Goats are a group of major hills. Credit is given for each Billy Goat climbed during a club ride, and special recognition is given to those riders who are able to complete a certain number of different Billy Goats. Click the links for the Map to see the location.
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Bay Area Billy Goats (Total 196)
Billy GoatCodeDifficultyClimbMilesDescriptionMapAddedSubmitter
3 Bears LoopTBL4162918.8Orinda: loop around Briones & San Pablo reservoirs. Start anywhere in the loop, either way, ride Castro Ranch, Alhambra Valley, Bear Creek, and San Pablo Dam Rds.Map 08/2008Scott Francks
AbornABN68152.5San Jose: Start at San Felipe Rd., finish at gateMap 1999
AguajitoAGJ37003.5Monterey: Camino Aguajito & Aguajito Rd from Del Monte Ave to summit -- or -- Carmel: Start on Rio Road at Mission Carmel, continue on Junipero and Camino del Monte to Carpenter, left to Hwy 1, right to Aguajito, to summitMap Alt-1 1999
AlbaALB620503.9Ben Lomond: Start at Hwy 9, finish at Empire GradeMap 1989
Aldercroft HeightsALH45974.0Lexington Reservoir: Start at Alma Bridge Road, u-turn at end; round trip.Map 01/2012Don Axtell
Alpine EastAPE35603.3Portola Valley: Start at Portola Rd, finish at gateMap 2002
Alpine WestAPW519507.6La Honda: Start at Pescadero Road, finish at Skyline BlvdMap 1989
AltamontALT46062.2Los Altos Hills: Start at Moody Rd, finish at Page Mill Rd.Map 07/2009Christopher Larson
Alum Rock CrothersARC58113.6San Jose: Start at Alum Rock Park entrance; to the old entrance; to Crothers Rd; finish at Mt Hamilton RdMap Alt-1 01/2018Bruce Simpson
Aptos to CorralitosA2C37067.7Aptos: Trout Gulch Rd, to Day Valley Rd, to Freedom Blvd, to Hams Rd, to Corralitos town square. Either way.Map 01/2008Deborah Lefferts
Aztec RidgeAZR67431.6Los Gatos: From Phillips Rd, via Cypress Way, to bear right at Maya Way, to right at Aztec Ridge, to end.Map 02/2008Gary Robinson
Bailey/Buffalo HillBBF35304.1San Jose: From Santa Teresa Blvd, via Bailey Ave, to left at McKean Rd, to summit of Buffalo Hill.Map 2002
Barnard/Anderson DamBAD65503.1Morgan Hill: Barnard Rd to end, and Anderson Dam loop. Start with either one.Map 01/2011John Hughes
Bean CreekBNC35033.7Scotts Valley: Start at Scotts Valley Dr, finish at Glenwood Dr.Map 02/2019John Hughes
Bear CreekBCW416359.2Boulder Creek: Start at Hwy 9, finish at Skyline Blvd.Map 1989
Bear Gulch WestBGW512006.1Between Skaggs Pt and Skylonda: Start at Skyline Blvd, u-turn at end. Round trip.Map 02/2008Spencer Frink
BernalBRN45001.3San Jose: Start at Heaton Moor Dr, finish at the hilltop parking area before the IBM gate.Map 1999
BlackBLK517804.5Lexington Reservoir: Start at Montevina Rd, finish at Skyline Blvd -- or -- Start at Montevina Rd, left on Gist Rd, finish at Skyline BlvdMap Alt-1 1997
BohlmanBOH620104.1Saratoga: Start at Madronia Cemetery entrance, finish at end of road.Map 1989
Bonny DoonBDP521007.5Davenport: Start at Hwy 1, straight onto Pine Flat Rd, finish at Empire Grade -- or -- Start at Hwy 1, right onto Martin Rd, right onto Ice Cream Grade, finish at Empire GradeMap Alt-1 1989
Bridle PathBPE45633.6Gilroy: Start at New Rd on Bridle Path Dr, turn left onto Estates Dr, to finish at Roop Rd.Map 01/2018John Hughes
Bunker McCulloughBMC45732.3Marin Headlands: Start on Bunker Rd at Field Rd, to right onto McCullough Road, finish at Conzelman Rd.Map 01/2018Hien Lam
Cachagua LoopCCN49002.7/8.8Carmel Valley: Start at Carmel Valley Rd, take Cachagua Rd to summit at Sky Ranch -- or -- Start at Carmel Valley Rd, takeTassajara Rd to right on Cachagua Rd to summit at Sky RanchMap Alt-1 1999
Calaveras/BacksideCLN49743.0Sunol: Start at Welch Creek, finish at the dam overlook.Map 01/2012Don Axtell
Calaveras/LowerCLL47302.4Milpitas: Start at Piedmont Rd, finish at Felter Rd.Map 01/2012Don Axtell
Calaveras/Upper CLU46247.3Milpitas: Start at Felter Rd, finish at the dam overlook -- or -- Start at the dam overlook, finish at Felter Rd.Map Alt-1 01/2012Don Axtell
Canada LoopCNN4102017.0Gilroy: Start on Roop Rd at New Ave, becomes Gilroy Hot Springs Rd, right at Canada Rd, finish at Hwy 152 -- or -- Start on Dryden Ave at New Ave, left onto Leavesley Rd, straight onto Roop Rd, becomes Gilroy Hot Springs Rd, right at Canada Rd, finish at Hwy 152 -- or – Start on Canada Rd at Hwy 152, left at Gilroy Hot Springs Rd, become Roop Rd, finish at New Ave.Map Alt-1 Alt-2 1989
Carmel ValleyCVN4237017.7/10.1Carmel Valley: Start at Holman Rd, finish at summit -- or -- Start at Arroyo Seco Rd, finish at summitMap Alt-1 1999
Carr/AnzarCAE34705.9San Juan Bautista: Start on Anzar Rd at San Juan Hwy, left onto Carr Ave, finish at Carpenteria Rd in Aromas -- or – Start on Carr Ave at Carpenteria Rd in Aromas, right onto Anzar Rd, finish at San Juan Hwy.Map Alt-1 1999
Castle HillCSH55701.2Morgan Hill: Start on Castle Hill Dr at Llagas Rd, include the Castle Hill loop, right on Scott, right on Glen Ayre. Finish at the summit. Return to Llagas Rd via Glen Ayre or Castle Hill. Either way.Map 1/1/2016John Hughes
ChaboyaCHA55450.9San Jose: Start at Gurdwara Ave, finish at end of Chaboya Rd -- or – Start at Gurdwara Ave, finish at end of Chaboya CtMap Alt-1 01/2008Michael McGeough
China GradeCGL69703.5Big Basin: Start at lower Hwy 236, finish at upper Hwy 236Map 1989
China Grade UpperCGU45702.33Big Basin: Start at upper Hwy 236, north to finish at end of pavement.Map 01/2010Don Axtell
CienegaCIN3102519.2Hollister: From Union Rd to Panoche Rd in Paicines, either direction -- or -- Paicines: From Panoche Rd to De Rose Winery and back -- or -- Hollister: From Union Rd to De Rose Winery and backMap Alt-1 Alt-2 1999
ClaytonCYT48405.2San Jose: Start on Marten Ave at Mt. Pleasant Rd, right onto Clayton Rd, finish at Mt. Hamilton RdMap 1996
ColumbiaCOL58021.92Castro Valley: Start at Cull Canyon Rd, finish at second right for Bellhurst LaneMap 03/2009Michael McGeough
ConzelmanCOR46502Golden Gate Bridge: Start at north end of bridge, finish at the top of Conzelman (view point).Map 10/2008Megan Nguyen
Corral de TierraCDT48005.6 Monterey: Start at Robley Rd, finish at San Benancio Rd.Map 11/2009Jon Kaplan
Corral HollowCHE410007.8/11.2Livermore: from Mines Rd to summit -- or -- Tracy: from Hwy 5 to summitMap Alt-1 1999
Country ViewCTV67101.8San Jose: Start at McKean Rd, finish in cul-de-sac at end of road.Map 11/2009Pat Parseghian
Crazy HorseCRZ36306.4San Juan Bautista: Start at San Juan Grade on Crazy Horse Canyon Rd, straight onto Echo Valley Rd, finish at Maher Rd. Either way.Map 01/2015Dan Swanson
CrestviewCRV56661.97Redwood City: Start at Edgewood Dr, finish at Club Dr.Map 03/2009Michael McGeough
CroyCRY46304.5Morgan Hill: Start at Uvas Rd, finish at Uvas County Park.Map 1991
Del Puerto CanyonDPE5245016.8/21.8Livermore: Start at Junction Bar And Grill, u-turn at Frank Raines County Park (lower entrance), return to Junction -- or -- Start at the I-5 underpass in Patterson, finish at the Santa Clara County line (top of the wall)Map Alt-1 2004
Del ValleDVE413607.9Livermore: Start at Mines Rd, u-turn at Del Valle campground, return to Mines Rd -- or -- Start at Mines Rd, u-turn at Del Valle Marina, return to Mines RdMap Alt-1 1999
EdgewoodEDW37252.9Redwood City: Start at Alameda De Las Pulgas, finish at the Hw 280 parking lot.Map 10/2008Brian Chun
El ToyonalETY512423.1Orinda: Start at San Pablo Dam Road on El Toyonal, left onto Vista Del Orinda, left onto Los Piedras, right onto Lomas Contadas, finish at Grizzly Peak Blvd by the steam trains parking lot.Map 01/2012Mark Pryor
Elena/TaaffeELT35902.6Los Altos Hills: Start at Purissima Rd on Elena Rd, right onto Taaffe Rd, finish at Altamont Rd.Map 07/2009Christopher Larson
Empire Grade LowerEGL56773.7Santa Cruz: Start at UCSC main entrance at Heller Dr, finish at Smith GradeMap 01/2016Jon Kaplan
Empire Grade MiddleEGM47703.3Santa Cruz: Start at Smith Grade, finish at Felton-Empire Rd.Map 01/2016Jon Kaplan
Empire Grade UpperEGU410046.3Felton: Start at Felton-Empire Rd, finish at Ben Lomond Cal Fire stationMap 01/2012Don Axtell
Eureka CanyonEKG519609.4Corralitos: Start at town square, finish at Buzzard Lagoon Rd and Highland Way.Map 1989
FelterFEL412736.2Milpitas: Start at Calaveras Rd, straight onto Sierra Rd, finish at Sierra Open Space Preserve parking area.Map 01/2008Ken Goldman
Felton-EmpireFTE515303.8Felton: Start at Hwy 9, finish at Empire GradeMap 1989
FosterFOS55301.3Los Gatos: Start at Main St on Alpine Ave, right onto Foster Rd, finish at the cul-de-sac.Map 01/2012Jeffrey Balfus
Fremont PeakFMP5287010.6San Juan Bautista: Start at Mission Vinyard Rd on San Juan Canyon Rd, finish at the Fremont Peak State Park upper parking lot.Map 1989
Granite CreekGNC46003.3Scotts Valley: Start at Branciforte Dr, finish at summit between Navarra Dr and Sherman Dr.Map 1999
Grizzly PeakGRP410157.8Berkeley: Start at Wildcat Canyon Rd, finish at Skyline BlvdMap 03/2009Paul Greene
Harwood/Santa RosaHSR65651.2San Jose: Start at Almond Blossom Ln, go through the pedestrian gate, right onto Santa Rosa Dr, finish at intersection with Sierra AzuleMap 2004
Hastings/ClubHSC57201.4Belmont: Start at Carlmont Dr, turn right at Club Dr, finish at Crestview Dr.Map 01/2012Michael Khaw
Hazel DellHDL35603.6Corralitos: Start on Browns Valley Rd at Hames Rd, straight on Hazel Dell Rd, finish at Mt Madonna Rd -- or -- Start at Casserly Rd, finish at Linda Vista RanchMap Alt-1 1999
Hellyer/HasslerHEH45733.31San Jose: Start at Silver Creek Valley Rd, right onto Dove Hill Rd, right onto Hassler Parkway, finish at Ridge Top View LaneMap 01/2008Michael McGeough
Henry CoeHRC524898.0Morgan Hill: Start on E Dunne Ave at the bridge over Anderson Reservoir inlet, finish at the ranger stationMap 01/2008Franz Kelsch
Hicks EastHKE510505.6San Jose: Start on Almaden Rd at McKean Rd, changes to Alamitos Rd, right onto Hicks, finish at Mt Umunhum Rd.Map 1989
Hicks TrioHKT57813.6Los Gatos: All start on the west side of Hicks Rd. (1) Arnerich Rd, left onto Deer Park Ct, u-turn at the cul-de-sac; (2) Wagner to u-turn at private road; (3) Pheasant Rd to u-turn at gate. Do all three, any order.Map 01/2012Jeffrey Balfus
Hicks WestHKW511205.3Los Gatos: Start at Shannon Rd, finish at Mt Umunhum Rd.Map 1989
Higgins/PurisimaHPN56903.4/4.5Half Moon Bay: Start on Higgins Canyon Rd at Main St, finish at summit -- or – Start on Purisima Creek Rd at Verde Rd, finish at summitMap Alt-1 1999
Highland WayHIW36257.6Loma Prieta: Start at Soquel-San Jose Rd, finish at Buzzard Lagoon Rd and Eureka Canyon Rd.Map 01/2008Deborah Lefferts
Higuera RdHGR65351.4San Jose: Start at Mt Pleasant Rd, finish at the gate -- or -- Start at Mt Pleasant Rd, left onto Higuera Highlands, finish at the gate.Map Alt-1 01/2011John Hughes
Hwy 236HBB4160013.2Big Basin: Start at lower China Grade, through Big Basin, finish at Hwy 9 -- or – Start at lower China Grade, left onto N Escape Rd, left onto Hwy 236, finish at Hwy 9.Map Alt-1 1993
Hwy 236 UpperHBU37244.7Big Basin: Start at Hwy 9, finish at upper China GradeMap 11/2009Jon Kaplan
Hwy 84 West 84W410506.8La Honda: Start at Pescadero Rd, finish at Skyline BlvdMap 09/2008David Hoag
Hwy 9 North Lower9NL49863.9Saratoga: Start at 6th St, finish at Redwood Gulch Rd.Map 01/2011Mark Pryor
Hwy 9 North Upper9NU511203.0Saratoga: Start at Redwood Gulch Rd, finish at Skyline BlvdMap 01/2011Mark Pryor
Hwy 9 South Lower9SL48657.8Boulder Creek: Start at the lower intersection with Hwy 236, finish at the upper intersection with Hwy 236Map 01/2016Pat Parseghian
Hwy 9 South Upper9SU413106.0Big Basin: Start at upper Hwy 236, finish at Skyline BlvdMap 07/2008
Jamison CreekJMC614802.9Boulder Creek: Start at Hwy 236, finish at Empire GradeMap 1989
JeffersonJEF45852.0Redwood City: Start at Highland Ave, finish at Wilmington WayMap 01/2008Leslie C. Battersby
Kilkare RdKIL37093.63Sunol: Start at Main St by train station, finish at end of roadMap 01/2013Michael McGeough
KincaidKNC5187512.0San Jose: Start at Mt Hamilton Rd, u-turn at gate; return to Mt Hamilton RdMap 1999
Kings MountainKGM516705.0Woodside: Start at Woodside Rd, finish at Skyline BlvdMap 1989
Larkin Valley/WhiteLVW46003.8Aptos: Start at Bonita Dr on San Andreas Rd, changes to Larkin Valley Rd, left onto White Rd, finish at Freedom Blvd -- or -- start at San Andreas Rd on Mar Monte Ave, left onto Larkin Valley Rd, right onto White Rd to Freedom Blvd. Either route, either way.Map Alt-1 10/2012Don Axtell
Las AnimasLAS48308.1San Jose: Start on San Felipe Rd at the summit, south to a bear right onto Las Animas Rd, u-turn at gate, return to a left onto Metcalf Rd, finish at motorcycle park. Either way.Map 01/2018Bruce Simpson
Laureles GradeLGN49003.2Carmel Valley: Start at Carmel Valley Rd, finish at summit -- or – Start at Hwy 68, finish at summit -- or – Start at Hwy 68, left to Robley Rd, right to Toro Rd, straight on short dirt path at top of Toro, right on Rinconado Dr, finish at Laureles Grade -- or – Start at Corral de Tierra on Robley Rd, left on Toro Rd, right on Rinconado Dr, finish at Laureles Grade.Map Alt-1 Alt-2 Alt-3 1999
Llagas/Willow SpringsLWS36305.1Morgan Hill: In either order, ride Llagas Rd from Hale Ave to Oak Glen Ave and ride Willow Springs Rd from Oak Glen Ave to Hale Ave -- or -- In either order, ride Llagas Rd from Oak Glen Ave to Hale Ave and ride Willow Springs Rd from Hale Ave to Oak Glen Ave.Map Alt-1 Alt-2 Alt-3 1996
Lobitos CreekLBC46704.1San Gregorio: Start at Verde Rd, finish at Tunitas Creek Rd.Map 1999
Loch LomondLCL56202.7Felton: Start at Zayante Rd, left onto West Dr, straight onto Sequoia Ave, finish at the Loch Lomond park entrance gate.Map 11/2009Bill Keckler
Lone TreeLNT5269010.7Hollister: Start at Fairview Rd, finish at the end of road.Map 1999
Los Trancos WoodsLTW47482.9Portola Valley: Start at Alpine Rd, straight onto Vista Verde Way, finish at Ramona Rd (upper intersection).Map 2002
Magdalena/Olive TreeMOT4692/6302.7Los Altos Hills: Start at Foothill Expwy, on Magdalena Ave, right onto Blandor, right onto Olive Tree, finish at the gate -- or -- Start at Moody Rd, on Tepa Way, bear right onto Summit Wood Rd, left onto La Loma Dr, right onto Prospect Ave, right onto Stonebrook Dr, right onto Kate Dr, left onto Laura Ct, straight through gate to Stonebrook Dr, right onto Magdalena Ave, right onto Blandor, right onto Olive Tree, finish at the gateMap Alt-1 09/2008Paul Metz
Mantelli/Blue BellMBB55754.0Gilroy: Start at Santa Teresa Blvd on Mantelli Dr, left onto Country Dr, right onto Bluebell Dr, u-turn at Burchell Rd, retrace route back to Santa Teresa Blvd.Map 03/2009Franz Kelsch
MelendyMEL56271.44Redwood City: Start at Alameda de las Pulgas, finish at Crestview Dr.Map 03/2009Michael McGeough
MetcalfMET510332.2San Jose: Start at Monterey Rd, finish at the motorcycle park.Map 1989
Mill CreekMIC415004.3Fremont: Start at Mission Blvd, finish at the gate.Map 04/2008Deborah Lefferts
MinesMIN4255026Livermore: Start at Del Valle Rd, finish at Del Puerto Canyon Rd (The Junction).Map 1999
Mines UpperMIU49345.1Livermore: Start at Del Puerto Canyon Rd (The Junction), finish at the second crest (Elyar Ridge).Map 01/2015Jon Kaplan
MontebelloMNB520305.3Cupertino: Start at Stevens Canyon Rd, finish at the gate.Map 1989
MontevinaMNV517003.8Lexington Reservoir: Start at Black Rd, finish at the gate.Map 1999
MoodyMDR46362.8Los Altos Hills: Start at Elena Rd, finish at Page Mill Rd.Map 02/2008Eric Hamilton
MoraMOR56001.6Los Altos Hills: Start at Loyola Dr on Terrace Dr, bear right onto Mora Dr, finish at the gate.Map 1999
Morgan TerritoryMTN517559.5/5.1Concord: Start at Marsh Creek Rd, finish at the summit (mailboxes 9530 & 9601) -- or -- Livermore: Start at Manning Rd, finish at the summit.Map Alt-1 1999
Morrison CanyonMOC59712.6Fremont: Start at Mission Blvd, bear left at Vargas Rd to stay on Morrison Canyon, finish at the end of road.Map 02/2008Joe Farinha
Mt Bache/Loma PrietaMTB512003.3Loma Prieta: Start at Highland Way, finish at summit on ridgelineMap 1996
Mt Diablo North GateMDN520687.85Walnut Creek: Start on North Gate Rd at Oak Grove Rd, finish at South Gate RdMap 02/2008David Hoag
Mt Diablo South GateMDS518256.9Danville: Start on Mt Diablo Scenic Blvd at Blackhawk Rd, straight onto South Gate Rd, finish at North Gate Rd.Map 02/2008David Hoag
Mt Diablo SummitMDT520334.5Mt Diablo: Start at intersection of South Gate and North Gate Rds, finish in the upper parking lot.Map 02/2008David Hoag
Mt Eden/PierceMEN46003.3Saratoga: Start at Stevens Canyon Rd on Mt Eden Rd, right at Pierce Rd, finish at Hwy 9. Either direction.Map 1989
Mt Hamilton/BackMHB520105.3San Jose: Start at Isabel Creek Bridge, finish at Lick ObservatoryMap 1989
Mt Hamilton/LowerMHL517507.9San Jose: Start at Alum Rock Ave, finish at Grant Ranch County Park (Grant Lake parking area)Map 1996
Mt Hamilton/UpperMHU5281010.7San Jose: Start at Grant Ranch County Park (Grant Lake parking area), finish at Lick ObservatoryMap 1996
Mt Madonna WestMME513002.6Corralitos: Start at Hazel Dell Rd, finish at Pole Line Rd.Map 1989
Mt Madonna/Redwood RetreatMMR57874.3Gilroy: Start at Watsonville Rd, left on Mt Madonna Rd, finish at the end of pavementMap 01/2012Nick Shain
Mt PleasantMPL34401.4San Jose: Start on Mt Pleasant Rd at Ruby Ave, finish at Murillo Ave -- or -- Start at Ruby Rd on Norwood Ave, straight onto Mt Pleasant Rd, finish at T-intersection at summitMap Alt-1 1999
Mt TamalpaisMTL5270010.5/8.1Mill Valley to summit -- or -- Stinson Beach to summitMap Alt-1 1999
Mt UmunhumMUM521005.4San Jose: Start at Hicks Rd, finish at the CubeMap 1999
Mtn CharlieMTC512004.8Scotts Valley: Start at Glenwood Dr, finish at Summit Rd.Map 1989
Native SonsNAS46501.5Skylonda: Start at gate at bottom, finish at Star Hill Rd.Map 09/2008Paul Metz
Norris CanyonNCR35652.1/3.2Castro Valley: Start at Crow Canyon Road, finish at summit -- or -- San Ramon: Start at Iron Horse Trail, finish at summitMap Alt-1 01/2008Franz Kelsch
Old CalaverasOCV56042.1Milpitas: Start at Evans Road, left at Downing Rd, finish at Ed Levine Dog ParkMap 02/2008Joe Farinha
Old La Honda EastOLE514753.4Portola: Start at Portola Rd, finish at Skyline Blvd.Map 1989
Old La Honda WestOLW49312.45La Honda: Start at Hwy 84, finish at Skyline BlvdMap 02/2008Deborah Lefferts
Old Santa Cruz HwyOSS412104.8/8.3Lexington Reservoir: Start at Lexington School, finish at Summit Rd -- or -- Start at Lexington Dam on Alma Bridge Rd, right onto Aldercroft Heights Rd, left onto Old Santa Cruz Hwy, finish at Summit Rd.Map Alt-1 1990
On OrbitONO65400.8Saratoga: Start at Bohlman Rd, left onto Apollo Heights Ct, finish at end of road.Map 01/2012Don Axtell
OverlookOVL46801.6/1.0Los Gatos: Start at Wissahickon Ave, finish at end of road -- or -- Start at Wissahickon Ave, left onto Sheldon Rd, finish at end of road.Map Alt-1 09/2008Mark Pryor
Page Mill LowerPML47012.5Palo Alto: Start at Arastradero Rd, finish at Moody Rd.Map 07/2009Franz Kelsch
Page Mill UpperPMU514835.8Palo Alto: Start at Moody Rd, finish at Skyline BlvdMap 07/2009Franz Kelsch
Palmetto SkylinePLS45801.8Pacifica: Start at Monterey Dr on Palmetto Ave, left onto Crenshaw, right onto Skyline Blvd, finish at the water tank near Oceanside Dr.Map 01/2016Jon Kaplan
PalomaresPLN410904.6/5.1Sunol: Start at Niles Canyon Rd, finish at summit -- or -- Castro Valley: Start at Palo Verde Rd, finish at summitMap Alt-1 1989
Panoche WestPRW4168019.8Paicines: Start at Hwy 25, finish at the summitMap 01/2008Franz Kelsch
Parker RanchPKR66091.8Saratoga: Start on Parker Ranch Rd at Prospect Rd, to Parker Ranch Ct summit, back to left on upper Parker Ranch connector to Prospect Rd, left onto Prospect Rd, straight onto Rolling Hills Rd, finish at end of road.Map 01/2017Minh Nguyen
Patterson PassPPE410004.0/9.4Livermore: Start at Greenville Rd, finish at summit -- or -- Tracy: Start at Grant Line Rd, finish at summitMap Alt-1 1999
Peach Hill/OjaiPHO45003Saratoga: Start at Piedmont Rd on Peach Hill Rd, left at Glen Una Dr, right to remain on Glen Una Dr, right onto Hwy 9, right onto Austin Way, right onto Lancaster Rd, left onto Matilija Dr, left onto Ojai Dr, finish at Greenwood Ln -- or -- Los Gatos: Start at Hwy 9 on Greenwood Rd, right onto Greenwood Ln, right onto Ojai Dr, right onto Matilija Dr, right onto Lancaster Rd, left onto Austin Way, left onto Hwy 9, left onto Glen Una Dr, left to remain on Glen Una Dr, right onto Peach Hill Rd, finish at summitMap Alt-1 1999
PescaderoPCE41200/75010.2/2.8Pescadero: Start at Stage Rd, finish at summit -- or -- La Honda: Start at Hwy 84, finish at summitMap Alt-1 1996
PinehurstPHR48503.9Berkeley: Start at Canyon Rd, finish at Skyline BlvdMap 10/2008Patrice Carney
Pinehurst/RedwoodPIR37406.8Berkeley: Start at Canyon Rd on Pinehurst Rd, left onto Redwood Rd, finish at Marciel Rd (Chabot Park staging area)Map 07/2009Jon Kaplan
Pole LinePLL65251.6Gilroy: Start at Hecker Pass (Hwy 152), finish at summit.Map 1999
Polhemus LoopPOL35575.6San Mateo: Start on Crystal Springs Rd at Skyline Blvd, right onto Polhemus Rd, right onto Ralston Ave bike path, right onto Canada Rd, left onto Hwy 92, right onto Skyline Blvd, finish at Crystal Springs Rd. Do entire loop, either direction, any starting point.Map 02/2008Deborah Lefferts
Portola State ParkPTP511903.5La Honda: Start at Portola State Park Headquarters, finish at Alpine RdMap 1996
Quien SabeQNS520708.7Hollister: Start at Hwy 25, right to remain on Quien Sabe, left to remain on Quien Sabe, finish at end of roadMap 1999
Quimby EastQBE55451.2San Jose: Start at Mt Hamilton Rd, finish at the summit.Map 1999
Quimby WestQBW617003.4San Jose: Start at Murillo Ave, finish at the summit.Map 1989
RamonaRAM69081.5Portola Valley: Start on Ramona Rd at Los Trancos Rd, left onto Vista Verde Way, finish at end of roadMap 12/2012John Pugliese
RedwoodRRR4140011.3Castro Valley: Start at Seven Hills Rd, finish at Skyline BlvdMap 03/2009Paul Greene
Redwood EstatesRWE69052.1Lexington Reservoir: Start at Old Santa Cruz Hwy on either Holy City Rd or Madrone Dr, weave uphill through Redwood Estates neighborhood (see maps), finish at Summit Rd via either Bayview or Woolaroc.Map Alt-1 1999
Redwood GulchRWG66501.5Saratoga: Start at Stevens Canyon Rd, finish at Hwy 9Map 1989
Regnart RoadRGN65501.6Cupertino: Start at Bubb Rd, finish at end of roadMap 01/2012Mark Pryor
ReynoldsREY56611.2San Jose: Start at Hicks Rd, finish at end of pavementMap 01/2008Deborah Lefferts
Robinson CanyonRBC514005Carmel Valley: Start at Carmel Valley Rd, finish at summit.Map 1999
Rodeo GulchRDG47904.6/3.3Soquel: Start at Soquel Dr, finish at summit -- or -- Start on Laurel Glen at Soquel San Jose Rd, left onto Rodeo Gulch Rd, finish at summit.Map Alt-1 1999
Rolling HillsRLH65301.1Morgan Hill: Start on Woodland Ave at Llagas Rd, finish at gate.Map 1999
San Antonio ValleySAV4100013San Jose: Start at Isabel Creek Bridge, finish at Del Puerto Canyon Rd (the Junction) -- or -- Livermore: Start at Del Puerto Canyon Rd (the Junction), finish at Isabel Creek BridgeMap Alt-1 01/2015David Bradley
San Benancio CanyonSBC411704.4Monterey: Start at Hwy 68, finish at the summit.Map 1999
San Bruno MountainSBM511003.7Daly City: Start on Market St at Hillsdale Blvd, straight on Guadalupe Canyon Pkwy, left into San Bruno Mountain Park, right onto Radio Rd, finish at end of road -- or -- Brisbane: Start on Guadalupe Canyon Pkwy at Bayshore Blvd, right into San Bruno Mountain Park, right onto Radio Rd, finish at end of roadMap Alt-1 04/2008Pat Parseghian
San FelipeSAF47564San Jose: Start at Farnsworth Dr, finish at summit.Map 01/2008Michael McGeough
San Juan GradeSJN38754.5San Juan Bautista: Hwy 156 to summit -- or -- Crazy Horse Canyon Rd to summitMap Alt-1 1999
SanbornSNB64701.4Saratoga: Start at Hwy 9, right to Walden West, finish at Youth Hostel -- or -- Start at Hwy 9, right into Sanborn County Park, finish at upper parking lotMap Alt-1 1989
Santa AnitaSAA49447.4Hollister: Start at Quien Sabe Rd, finish at end of roadMap 01/2010Franz Kelsch
Sarahills/Old OakSOO55741.9Saratoga: Start at Pierce Rd onto either Sarahills Dr or onto Old Oak Way, either one first. Ride each to its summit.Map Alt-1 01/2014Nick Shain
Shannon/KennedySKE37903.6San Jose: Start at Hicks Rd on Shannon Rd, go to Los Gatos Blvd, return on Kennedy Rd. Do both, either way.Map 1996
SierraSRR518303.7San Jose: Start at Piedmont Rd, finish at Sierra Open Space Preserve parking lotMap 1989
Silver Creek Valley RdSCV45301.4San Jose: Start at Hellyer Ave, finish at the summit.Map 01/2008Michael McGeough
Sky Meadow/LodgeSML36413.7Big Basin Park: Start at Hwy 236 (Wahasi Campground sign), finish at park boundary.Map 02/2019Lou Galbiati
Skyline North 1SN1381010.4Saratoga: Start at Hwy 9, finish at Bear Creek Rd.Map 01/2008Don Axtell
Skyline North 2SN249606.4Palo Alto: Start at Page Mill Rd, finish at Hwy 9.Map 01/2008Don Axtell
Skyline North 3SN348205.8Portola Valley: Start at Old La Honda Rd, finish at Page Mill Rd.Map 01/2008Don Axtell
Skyline North 4SN449607.0Woodside: Start at Kings Mountain Rd, finish at Old La Honda Rd.Map 01/2008Don Axtell
Skyline North 5SN5413507.0Woodside: Start at Hwy 92, finish at Kings Mountain Rd.Map 01/2008Don Axtell
Skyline South 1SS14128010.3Lexington Reservoir: Start at Bear Creek Rd, finish at Hwy 9.Map 01/2008Don Axtell
Skyline South 2SS2395013.6Saratoga: Start at Hwy 9, finish at Hwy 84.Map 01/2008Don Axtell
Skyline South 3SS3412505.5Portola Valley: Start at Hwy 84, finish at Kings Mountain Rd.Map 01/2008Don Axtell
Skyline South 4SS435364.5San Mateo: Start at Crystal Springs Dam, finish at Trousdale Dr.Map 03/2009Russell Stevens
Skyline/Grizzly PeakSGP49489.62Oakland: Start at Redwood Rd, right onto Grizzly Peak Blvd, finish at South Park Dr.Map 01/2010Paul Metz
Skyview TerraceSVT66062.4Loma Prieta: Start at Summit Rd on Del Monte, right onto Sunset Dr, left onto Evergreen Ln, left onto Skyview Terrace, straight onto Cove Ln, straight onto Deerfield Rd, left onto Evergreen Ln, left onto Sunset Dr, finish at Summit Rd. Either way.Map 10/2012Don Axtell
Smith GradeSGE47905.2Bonny Doon: Start at Empire Grade, finish at Bonny Doon Rd. Either way.Map 1999
Soda SpringsSDS524005.6Lexington Reservoir: Start at Alma Bridge Rd, finish at gate at end of road.Map 1999
Soquel-San JoseSSJ415307.9Soquel: Start at Laurel Glen Rd, finish at Summit Rd.Map 1989
StageSTG310559.7Pescadero: Start at Pescadero Creek Rd, finish at Hwy 1 -- or -- San Gregorio: Start on Hwy 1 at Tunitas Creek Rd, left onto Stage Rd, finish at Pescadero Creek Rd -- or -- San Gregorio: Start at Hwy 84 headed north on Stage Rd, u-turn at Hwy 1, finish at Pescadero Creek RdMap Alt-1 Alt-2 1996
Star Hill/SwettSHS410714.1Woodside: Start on Star Hill Rd at bottom gate, right onto Swett Rd, finish at Skyline Blvd.Map 2002
Stetson/SkylandSSN48555.4Loma Prieta: Start on Stetson Rd at Soquel San Jose Rd, left onto Skyland Rd, finish at Highland Way. Either way.Map 1999
Stevens CanyonSTC35604.9Cupertino: Start at Montebello Rd, right at Mt Eden Rd to stay on Stevens Canyon Rd, finish at gate at end of roadMap 08/2009Jon Kaplan
SummitSUM37024.0Loma Prieta: Start at Old Santa Cruz Hwy, finish at Bear Creek Rd -- or -- Start at Old Santa Cruz Hwy, left onto Old Summit Rd, left onto Summit Rd, finish at Bear Creek Rd -- or -- Start on Old Santa Cruz Hwy, left onto Mountain Charlie Rd, right onto Summit Rd, finish at Bear Creek RdMap Alt-1 Alt-2 11/2009Paul Greene
Summit SpringsSUS65000.7Woodside: Start at Tripp Rd, finish at end of road -- or -- Start at Tripp Rd, bear right onto Patrol Rd, finish at end of roadMap Alt-1 04/2008Deborah Lefferts
SuncrestSCT56101.3San Jose: Start at Piedmont Rd, finish at the summit.Map 2004
SwantonSWN45006.8Davenport: Start at Hwy 1 near Davenport, finish at Hwy 1 about 6.8 miles later. Either way.Map 1999
Sweeney RidgeSNS59153San Bruno: Start at Skyline Blvd on Sneath Ln, pass through the gate onto Sweeney Ridge Trail, finish at the abandoned Nike missile site building on top of Sweeney Ridge.Map 01/2011Vince Cummings
SweigertSWR45021.3San Jose: Start on Old Piedmont Rd at Piedmont Rd, bear right onto Canyon View Dr, right onto Sweigert Rd, finish at the gate.Map 02/2008Joe Farinha
Tartan TrailTTR56001.1San Mateo: Start at Crystal Springs Rd, finish at Black Mountain Rd.Map 03/2009Brian Chun
Thomas GradeTMG45041.5Morgan Hill: Start at Hill Ave on Dunne Ave, left onto Thomas Grade, finish at upper Dunne Ave intersectionMap 01/2008Franz Kelsch
Tunitas CreekTNC519507.4San Gregorio: Start at Lobitos Creek Cutoff, finish at Skyline BlvdMap 1989
Via Santa Teresa/Scenic VistaVSS66401.1San Jose: Start at Harry Rd on Henwood Rd, right onto Via Santa Teresa, right onto Scenic Vista Dr, finish at end of road -- or -- Start at Graystone Lane on Via Santa Teresa, left onto Scenic Vista Dr, finish at end of roadMap Alt-1 1999
Welch CreekWLC619103.8Sunol: Start at Calaveras Rd, finish at the end of pavementMap 1999
WestridgeWSR48965.8Portola Valley: Round trip Alpine Rd to Portola Rd and back. Start at either end.Map 01/2011Brian Chun
Wildcat CanyonWLD35913.7Orinda: Start at Camino Pablo, finish at South Park DrMap 01/2015Jon Kaplan
Wrights StationWRS46301.4Loma Prieta: Start at the Wrights Station Rd bridge, left onto Morrill Rd, finish at Summit Rd -- or -- Start at the Wrights Station Rd bridge, right onto Morrill Rd, finish at Summit RdMap Alt-1 1999
Yerba Buena/HasslerYBH45302.2San Jose: Start at Silver Creek Rd on Yerba Buena Rd, right onto Silver Creek Valley Rd, right onto Hassler Pkwy, finish at Hill Top View Ln -- or -- Start at San Felipe on Larkspur Canyon Dr, right onto Bentley Ridge Dr, left onto Hillstone Dr, left onto Silver Creek Valley Rd, right onto Hassler Pkwy, finish at Hill Top View LnMap Alt-1 02/2008Michael McGeough
ZayanteZYN5171011.0Felton: Start at Graham Hill Rd, finish at Summit Rd -- or -- Ben Lomond: Start on Quail Hollow Rd at Glen Arbor Rd, left onto Zayante Rd, finish at Summit RdMap Alt-1 1989
Out of Area Billy Goats (Total 70)
Billy GoatCodeDifficultyClimbMilesDescriptionMapAddedSubmitter
Angora LakesANG410864.5From Tahoe Mountain Road and Lake Tahoe Blvd to Angora Lakes. Equivalent route from Fallen Leaf Lake.Map 01/2015Steve Ching
Armstrong WoodsAWR612522.39Russian River area, Armstrong Redwoods picnic area to Overlook, Bullfrog Pond Campground optional; 15% Average Grade for 1.4 miles, 21% sectionsMap 08/2008Michael McGeough
Barker PassBRK4166814.3Start at Lake Tahoe, Hwy 89. Out and back on Barker Pass Road.Map 01/2016Stephen Ching
Bitterwater BTW4149013.1From King City, Metz Road at Bitterwater Road to the SummitMap 03/2009Patrice Carney
Blue LakesBLL3130011Tahoe Area: From the parking lot at the intersection of Blues Lake Roadand Highway 88. Map 01/2011K.L. Seh
Bristlecone Pine ForestES46308210.1Bishop area: Start on White Mountain Rd and Hwy 168, east of Big Pine. End at the Schulman Grove Visitor Center.Map Howard Morris
Calaveras Big TreesCBT5150011.2Starting at parking area within Calaveras Big Trees St Park, ride Big Trees Parkway to the Stanislaus bridge and climb to end of the road (beyond South Grove). Return via same route.Map 01/2018Bruce Simpson
Carson PassCAP516738.8Tahoe Area: from Hwy 88/89 junction to Carson Pass SummitMap 03/2008Michael McGeough
CavedaleCVD519455.2From CA-12 to summitMap 01/2017Christine Nguyen
Coleman Valley EastCVE4102210.2Russian River area, Coleman Valley from Occidental to HWY 1Map 08/2008Michael McGeough
Coleman Valley WestCVW5159110.2Russian River area, Coleman Valley from HWY 1 to OccidentalMap 08/2008Michael McGeough
Death Valley Rd WestES85372213.8Start at junction of Death Valley Rd and CA 168, 2.2 miles east of 395 at Big Pine. End at an unmarked but obvious summit.Map Howard Morris
Del VenturiDVT4180217.1Fort Hunter Liggett and Los Padres National Forest: from Mission Road to Memorial Park CampgroundMap 02/2019Lou Galbiati
Ebbetts Pass EastEPE5283510.75Tahoe Area: Wolf Creek Road to SummitMap 03/2008Michael McGeough
Ebbetts Pass WestEPW519005.03Tahoe Area: Hermit Valley Campground to SummitMap 03/2008Michael McGeough
Echo LakeECL512073.6Lake Tahoe area. From Old Meyers Grade Road and S. Upper Truckee Road. Cross Highway 50 and continue on Echo Lakes Road to the lodge by the lake.Map 01/2011K.L. Seh
Fairfax-Bolinas EastFBE5190010Fairfax-Bolinas Road from Fairfax to Ridgecrest BlvdMap 10/2008Mark Pryor
Fairfax-Bolinas WestFBW415104.4Fairfax-Bolinas Road from Highway 1 to Ridgecrest Road.Map 08/2008Mark Pryor
Fort Ross EastFRE420608.9Russian River area, from Cazadro Rd to Meyers GradeMap 07/2009Don Axtell
Fort Ross WestFRW613702.2Russian River area, from HWY to SeaviewMap 03/2009Deborah Hoag
Geysers EastGYE528449.6Russian River area, Geysers Rd heading west from Red Winery to SummitMap 03/2009Russell Stevens
Geysers WestGYW6346515.8Geysers Road heading east from River Road, Cloverdale to summitMap 01/2010Mark Pryor
Glacier Lodge RdES35374711.7Start: From 395 in Big Pine, drive 6/10 mile on west on Crocker St. Climb begins on Crocker St and ends at end of the road.Map Howard Morris
Hauser BridgeHAU512007.0Hauser Bridge Rd and Sea View Rd, from Kings Ridge Rd to Timber Cove Rd, either direction. Russian River area.Map 01/2016Don Axtell
Horseshoe MeadowsES96623419Start at intersection of Lubken Canyon Rd and 395, 2.6 miles south of Lone Pine. After riding 3.2 miles on Lubken Cyn, turn left onto Horseshoe Meadows Rd. Turn right at mile 18.8 to the crest of the hill.Map Howard Morris
Hwy 4 to Bear ValleyBRV4392425.56STTS: Arnold to Bear ValleyMap 03/2008Michael McGeough
Hwy 46 East46E4167013.9GWBR area, from Vine St to Summit, Santa Rosa Creek or Old Creek summits optionalMap 07/2009Don Axtell
Hwy 46 West46W418607.1GWBR area, from Hwy 1 to SummitMap 07/2009Don Axtell
Joy RdJOY510904.7Russian River area, from Bodega Rd to Coleman Valley RdMap 07/2009Don Axtell
Kings RidgeKRR5263016.3Russian River area, from Cazadero Rd to Tin Barn RdMap 07/2009Don Axtell
Lake SabrinaES7412943.9Start on CA 168 (Line Rd)at intersection of Red Hill Rd (3.2 miles west of 395 in Bishop). End at a small parking area at Lake Sabrina.Map Howard Morris
Los AlamosLAR516114.0Santa Rosa: Los Almos Road from Sonoma Highway 12 to the summit. Hood Mountain Regional Park is about 5.5 miles away from the start location. Map 03/2009Rick Collins
Luther PassLUP413907South Lake Tahoe: Start at Hwy 50 and S. Upper Truckee Road, cross over Hwy 89 and continue on Upper Truckee Road which ends back on Hwy 89. Climb Hwy 89 and end at the Luther Pass sign (at 7740 feet).Map 01/2011K.L. Seh
Meyers GradeMEY612254.9Russian River area, from Hwy 1 to Fort Ross RdMap 07/2009Don Axtell
Mix CanyonMXC622544.6Near Vacaville, Mix Canyon road from Pleasant Valley Road to end of pavement.Map 01/2012Franz Kelsch
Monitor Pass EastMPE532378.06Tahoe Area: Hwy 395 to SummitMap 03/2008Michael McGeough
Monitor Pass WestMPW533008.04Tahoe Area: Hwy 4 to SummitMap 03/2008Michael McGeough
Nacimiento-FergusonNAF526007.0Big Sur Area: from HWY 1 to trail crossings at the summit. From Mission San Antonio optional.Map 08/2008Deborah Hoag
New IdriaNID510324.2From first crossing of (dry) San Carlos Creek to the abandoned mining townMap 01/2017Lou Galbiati
NV: Geiger GradeNV4522809.2NV: Geyser Grade from Hwy 395 to Geiger Pass SummitMap 11/2009Don Axtell
NV: Kingsbury Grade EastKBE530228.0NV: From Foothill Rd to the summitMap 04/2008
NV: Kingsbury Grade WestKBW410403.15NV: Lake Tahoe Blvd, (HWY 50), to the summit, (Daggett Pass)Map 04/2008Michael McGeough
NV: Mt Rose Hwy EastNV25432516.3NV: Hwy 395 to SummitMap 11/2009Don Axtell
NV: Mt Rose Hwy WestNV1424318.22NV: Highway 431 from Tahoe Blvd (Hwy 28) to SummitMap 08/2009Barry Chaffin
NV: Virginia City SouthNV3517257.3NV: Hwy 341, from Hwy 50 to Virginia City, Hwy 342 optionalMap 11/2009Don Axtell
Old CreekOCR515709.1GWBR area, Old Creek Road from Hwy 1 near Morro Bay to Hwy 46.Map 03/2009Franz Kelsch
Old Donner Pass EastODP411733.6From the junction of Donner Pass Road and Donner Lake Road to Summit.Map 01/2018Greg Olsen
Onion ValleyONV6509512.95Eastern Sierras: Onion Valley Road from just outside the town of Independence to the campgroundMap 08/2009Gregg Shores
Pacific GradePGS510042.58Start at Hermit Valley Campground on CA 4, 5 miles west of Ebbetts Pass. End at Pacific Grade Summit sign at Mosquito LakesMap Howard Morris
Panoche EastPRE39807.7Panoche Rd from Panoche Inn to summit (<1000 ft grandfathered in)Map 01/2008Franz Kelsch
Peachy CanyonPCY413105.8GWBR area: from Vine St, 6th to Pacific to Peachy Cyn to 2nd summit. From Vineyard optional.Map 07/2009Don Axtell
Pine CreekES1431958.6Start on Pine Creek Rd, 1.6 miles from junction 395, to gate at end of public road.Map Howard Morris
Ridgecrest BlvdRIG46393.8Marin County: Ridgecrest Blvd from Fairfax-Bolinas Rd to Pan Toll Rd. (<1000 ft grandfathered in)Map 01/2016Mark Pryor
Rock Creek LowerESA525729.4Start: Lower Rock Creek Rd at the Inyo County Line (Boundary Rd on left). Bike up Lower Rock Crk Rd to junction with 395Map 01/2014Don Axtell
Rock Creek UpperES25320110.6Start at Toms Place on Hwy 395 north of Bishop. Ride ends at Mosquito Flat trail head.Map Howard Morris
Santa Rosa CkSRC5171016.0GWBR area, from Cambria to Hwy 46Map 07/2009Don Axtell
Scaggs SpringsSSR6438031.9Russian River area, Cloverdale, Scaggs Creek Rd from Warm Springs Dam to Tin Barn RdMap 03/2009Russell Stevens
Sonora Pass EastSPE630959.6Start on CA 108, 5.2 miles west from 108/395 junctions, where grade increases. End at Sonora Pass.Map Howard Morris
Sonora Pass WestSPW633549.1 Starts on CA 108 at turnoff to Kennedy Meadows Resort and Baker campground. Ends at Sonora Pass.Map Howard Morris
South Lake LowerES55331711.7Start on CA 168 (Line Rd)at intersection of Red Hill Rd (3.2 miles west of 395 in Bishop). End at intersection of South Lake Rd and CA 168.Map Howard Morris
South Lake UpperES6519327Start at junction of S. Lake Rd and CA 168, 15 miles west of 395 in Bishop. Ends at a small parking area just above South Lake at the end of the road.Map Howard Morris
Spicer ReservoirSPR4182618.3Near Bear Valley. Start at Hwy 4 and Spicer Reservoir Rd. Go out to Spicer Reservoir and back. 9 miles each way.Map 01/2014Steve Crocker
Sweetwater Springs EastSSE5159910.2Russian River area, Westside Road to Armstrong Woods RoadMap 08/2008Michael McGeough
Sweetwater Springs WestSSW5162610.2Russian River area, Armstrong Woods Road to Westside RoadMap 08/2008Michael McGeough
Tioga Pass EastTPE5290012Eastern Sierra: Hwy 395 to Yosemite entranceMap 01/2011Gregg Shores
Trinity GradeTRG415093.75Santa Rosa: Glen Ellen, CA: Trinity Rd from Hwy 12 to SummitMap 03/2009Russell Stevens
Vineyard CanyonVNC4201414.8From Indian Valley Road to summit. From Parkfield optional.Map 01/2016Lou Galbiati
Westgard PassESB5344813.8Bishop area: bike east from Big Pine on CA 168 to the summit, just after the junction with White Mountain Rd.Map 01/2014Don Axtell
Whitney PortalWNP6458011.3Start at intersection of Whitney Portal Rd and LA Aquaduct, .6 mile west of 395 in Lone Pine. End at Whitney Portal store just beyond Mt Whitney trail head.Map Howard Morris
Woodfords CanyonWFC414305.8Tahoe area: From Woodfords to Hwy 88/89 junction.Map 01/2014Steve Ching


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