ACTC Rides
Almaden Cycle Touring Club
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There are 118 Rides for Oct 2018
Mon, 1 Oct 2018
Spare the Air Day
6:00 AM
Any mi, 1 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Utility Ride
Jenn Rodriguez
jennrod12@gmail.com 408-243-2646
Mon, 1 Oct 2018
Bohlman Road
7:00 AM
18 mi, 6 LM, 2400 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Mon, 1 Oct 2018
East San Jose
9:30 AM
35 mi, 2 LM, 1000 ft
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
Gilbert Hernandez
gil9671@yahoo.com 408-966-9671
Mon, 1 Oct 2018
Monday Exploration
10:00 AM
31 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Coyote Creek Trail
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** 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). We will ride through the neighborhoods behind Santa Teresa to the Coyote Creek Trail and up to Tully/Curtner for a lunch stop at The Plant (many options available including Five Guys and Starbucks). We will regroup as necessary. Rain cancels. 01-10-2018 10:00:00 01-10-2018 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Monday Exploration 31 mi, 1 LM : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** 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). We will ride through the neighborhoods behind Santa Teresa to the Coyote Creek Trail and up to Tully/Curtner for a lunch stop at The Plant (many options available including Five Guys and Starbucks). We will regroup as necessary. Rain cancels. Anthony Flores invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Anthony Flores
writenbike@gmail.com 650-269-7294
Mon, 1,8,15,22,29 Oct 2018
Argonaut Rides
5:00 PM
30 mi, 6 MB, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Various
Meet in South end of the strip mall parking lot near Cupertino Bike shop at 10625 S. Foothill Blvd. Cupertino, CA 95014. 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 5:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. 01-10-2018 17:00:00 01-10-2018 19:00:00 6 ACTC: Argonaut Rides 30 mi, 6 MB , 3000 ft: Meet in South end of the strip mall parking lot near Cupertino Bike shop at 10625 S. Foothill Blvd. Cupertino, CA 95014. 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 5:00 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
Tue, 2,4 Oct 2018
Bohlman Road
6:30 AM
18 mi, 6 LM, 2400 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Tue, 2 Oct 2018
chasing Old Goats
9:30 AM
25 mi, 4 LM, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Old Santa Cruz Hwy,Wrights Station
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Do any or all, I will do at least one. If driving to the start from Los Gatos, take US 880 south; exit at Bear Creek Rd overpass; right on Bear Creek, go over freeway; right on Old Santa Cruz Hwy; right on Lexington School Rd; park in the gravel area on the immediate left. Other options. 02-10-2018 09:30:00 02-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: chasing Old Goats 25 mi, 4 LM , 3000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Do any or all, I will do at least one. If driving to the start from Los Gatos, take US 880 south; exit at Bear Creek Rd overpass; right on Bear Creek, go over freeway; right on Old Santa Cruz Hwy; right on Lexington School Rd; park in the gravel area on the immediate left. Other options. John Blaine invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
John Blaine
johntblaine@email.com 408-356-1592
Tue, 2 Oct 2018
No Kidding
9:30 AM
39 mi, 4 LM, 756 ft
Billy Goat
San Felipe
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Tue, 2 Oct 2018
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
60 mi, 6 M, 5900 ft
Billy Goat
Castle Hill,Rolling Hills,Llagas/Willow Springs,Barnard/Anderson Dam,Thomas Grade,Henry Coe
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Years ago, this was a hard ride. With the addition of several new goats, it is an impossible ride for me. E-bikers are welcome to do the whole shebang. For wimps, this is an East or West ride. Since I already did the west side, this Tuesday, I'll do the east side - Bernard-Anderson; Thomas Grd and Coe. As always, route sheets are provided and (with a prior ok) you can either choose sides, do both, or modify your route and pace to fit your fitness. Start/finish in the parking lot behind the retail shops at the northwest corner of Dunne and Murphy Avenues. From San Jose, take Hw 101 south to the Dunne Av east exit. 02-10-2018 09:30:00 02-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 60 mi, 6 M , 5900 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Years ago, this was a hard ride. With the addition of several new goats, it is an impossible ride for me. E-bikers are welcome to do the whole shebang. For wimps, this is an East or West ride. Since I already did the west side, this Tuesday, I'll do the east side - Bernard-Anderson; Thomas Grd and Coe. As always, route sheets are provided and (with a prior ok) you can either choose sides, do both, or modify your route and pace to fit your fitness. Start/finish in the parking lot behind the retail shops at the northwest corner of Dunne and Murphy Avenues. From San Jose, take Hw 101 south to the Dunne Av east exit. Jerome Woehl invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Tue, 2 Oct 2018
Tuesday Exploration
10:00 AM
31 mi, 2 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 through New Almaden to the base of Hicks Road with a cafe stop. We will regroup as necessary, and no one will be left behind. Rain cancels. 02-10-2018 10:00:00 02-10-2018 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Tuesday Exploration 31 mi, 2 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 through New Almaden to the base of Hicks Road with a cafe stop. 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 Oct 2018
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, 2,9,16,23,30 Oct 2018
Metcalf Mauler
2:30 PM
18 mi, 5 M, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Wed, 3 Oct 2018
First Wednesday Hicks East Humbler
9:30 AM
30 mi, 5 M
Billy Goat
Hicks East,Shannon/Kennedy
Tom Green
tomgreen997@yahoo.com 408-997-1939
Wed, 3 Oct 2018
Joyride
9:30 AM
30-35 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Wed, 3,17,24,31 Oct 2018
Argonaut Rides
5:00 PM
30 mi, 6 MB, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Various
Meet in South end of the strip mall parking lot near Cupertino Bike shop at 10625 S. Foothill Blvd. Cupertino, CA 95014. 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 5:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. 03-10-2018 17:00:00 03-10-2018 19:00:00 6 ACTC: Argonaut Rides 30 mi, 6 MB , 3000 ft: Meet in South end of the strip mall parking lot near Cupertino Bike shop at 10625 S. Foothill Blvd. Cupertino, CA 95014. 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 5:00 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
Thu, 4 Oct 2018
Bohlman Road
6:30 AM
18 mi, 6 LM, 2400 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Thu, 4 Oct 2018
Early Morning Mt Hamilton
7:30 AM
35 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Hamilton/Upper,Quimby East,Mt Pleasant,Aborn,Chaboya
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Thu, 4 Oct 2018
San Jose Evergreen Goats
9:00 AM
35 mi, 5 LM-M, 3400 ft
Billy Goat
San Felipe,Las Animas,Yerba Buena/Hassler,Silver Creek Valley Rd
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at New Seasons Market Evergreen parking lot (5667 Silver Creek Valley Rd, San Jose, CA 95138) at 8:45 am for 9:00 am departure. Will climb San Felipe Rd. (SAF) then Los Animas (LAM) and onto Metcalf to Motorcycle County Park (water & restrooms), descend SAF then onto Hassler Pkwy (YBH) down to Hellyer Ave. and climb Silver Creek Valley Rd. (SCV) back to the start. Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/26620302 . Regroups at top of climbs. All paces and bikes welcome! Wet pavement cancels 04-10-2018 09:00:00 04-10-2018 11:00:00 6 ACTC: San Jose Evergreen Goats 35 mi, 5 LM-M , 3400 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at New Seasons Market Evergreen parking lot (5667 Silver Creek Valley Rd, San Jose, CA 95138) at 8:45 am for 9:00 am departure. Will climb San Felipe Rd. (SAF) then Los Animas (LAM) and onto Metcalf to Motorcycle County Park (water & restrooms), descend SAF then onto Hassler Pkwy (YBH) down to Hellyer Ave. and climb Silver Creek Valley Rd. (SCV) back to the start. Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/26620302 . Regroups at top of climbs. All paces and bikes welcome! Wet pavement cancels Dzung Dang invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Dzung Dang
agatsu@gmail.com 408-828-3281
Thu, 4,11,18 Oct 2018
Thursday Trek
9:30 AM
12-50 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
PLEASE NOTE NEW RIDE START TIME! Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options. 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. 04-10-2018 09:30:00 04-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Thursday Trek 12-50 mi, 1 LM : PLEASE NOTE NEW RIDE START TIME! Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options. 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 Oct 2018
Goatbusters
10:00 AM
59 mi, 5 B, 6500 ft
Billy Goat
3 Bears Loop,Wildcat Canyon,Grizzly Peak,Skyline/Grizzly Peak,El Toyonal
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** A northerly Goatbusters ride. Add or delete goats as desired. Ride is led at B pace with no regroups. MB-pace or slower riders are welcome, but should expect to ride alone. Meet at Orinda Connector Staging Area (the dirt parking area at the intersection of Camino Pablo and Bear Creek Road in Orinda). Route map is at https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28708737. 04-10-2018 10:00:00 04-10-2018 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Goatbusters 59 mi, 5 B , 6500 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** A northerly Goatbusters ride. Add or delete goats as desired. Ride is led at B pace with no regroups. MB-pace or slower riders are welcome, but should expect to ride alone. Meet at Orinda Connector Staging Area (the dirt parking area at the intersection of Camino Pablo and Bear Creek Road in Orinda). Route map is at https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28708737. Dan Swanson invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Dan Swanson
dan@swanson.name 408-568-9784
Fri, 5 Oct 2018
TGIF
9:30 AM
42 mi, 4 LM-M
Billy Goat
Clayton
Anthony Flores
writenbike@gmail.com 650-269-7294
Fri, 5 Oct 2018
Bumping Around Saratoga
10:00 AM
29 mi, 2 LM, 1050 ft
Grizzly Bear
Saratoga Maze
A Social Ride: led at an LM pace (12 to 14 MPH on the flats) with some short hills (1050 feet), this is NOT a flat ride. We will ride south to Saratoga making regroups as necessary, and no one will be left behind. Our stop will be at the Big Basin Cafe. Start at Bowers park, next to Juan Cabrillo middle school, Cabrillo Ave. and Morrison Ave., 1 block West of San Tomas Expwy, Santa Clara. Use the driveway on the right of the Bowers Park sign. Questions: Email or Call * Rain Cancels 05-10-2018 10:00:00 05-10-2018 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Bumping Around Saratoga 29 mi, 2 LM , 1050 ft: A Social Ride: led at an LM pace (12 to 14 MPH on the flats) with some short hills (1050 feet), this is NOT a flat ride. We will ride south to Saratoga making regroups as necessary, and no one will be left behind. Our stop will be at the Big Basin Cafe. Start at Bowers park, next to Juan Cabrillo middle school, Cabrillo Ave. and Morrison Ave., 1 block West of San Tomas Expwy, Santa Clara. Use the driveway on the right of the Bowers Park sign. Questions: Email or Call * Rain Cancels Terry Kreiter invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Terry Kreiter
tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185
Sat, 6 Oct 2018
Lunch in Davenport
9:00 AM
43 mi, 5 M, 3500 ft
Billy Goat
Empire Grade Lower,Empire Grade Middle,Swanton
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Sat, 6 Oct 2018
Sunday Social on Saturday
9:30 AM
20-70 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Sat, 6 Oct 2018
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 *** Our Favorite Kids are closing in on doing all 198 local goats in 2018. After today will will need 8 more rides to finish the 26 remaining goats. Today should be easy, only 35 miles. Yes, but it's almost 6,000' of climbing. While fresh, we start with 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. 06-10-2018 09:30:00 06-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 35 mi, 6 M , 5900 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Our Favorite Kids are closing in on doing all 198 local goats in 2018. After today will will need 8 more rides to finish the 26 remaining goats. Today should be easy, only 35 miles. Yes, but it's almost 6,000' of climbing. While fresh, we start with 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
Sun, 7 Oct 2018
Alpine Inn Beer Garden - HMB Century
7:30 AM
100 mi, 5 LM-M, 8500 ft
Billy Goat
Old La Honda East,Pescadero,Stage,Higgins/Purisima,Lobitos Creek,Tunitas Creek,Moody
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet and greet at 7:15 am for 7:30 am departure. Location: Alpine Inn Beer Garden (3915 Alpine Rd, Portola Valley, CA 94028). Regroup at top of each climb. All paces and bikes welcome. Optional bailouts to make it a metric century. Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/26647200 Total of 7 Goats for the 100 miler (in order of climb): Old La Honda East, Pescadero, Stage, Higgins/Purisima, Lobitos Creek, Tunitas Creek, Moody. Rest stops: Mile 13.5: La Honda Market. Mile 34: San Gregorio General Store. Mile 53: Hop Dogma Brewing Company (also serve food!). Mile 80: Woodside Roberts Market. 07-10-2018 07:30:00 07-10-2018 09:30:00 6 ACTC: Alpine Inn Beer Garden - HMB Century 100 mi, 5 LM-M , 8500 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet and greet at 7:15 am for 7:30 am departure. Location: Alpine Inn Beer Garden (3915 Alpine Rd, Portola Valley, CA 94028). Regroup at top of each climb. All paces and bikes welcome. Optional bailouts to make it a metric century. Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/26647200 Total of 7 Goats for the 100 miler (in order of climb): Old La Honda East, Pescadero, Stage, Higgins/Purisima, Lobitos Creek, Tunitas Creek, Moody. Rest stops: Mile 13.5: La Honda Market. Mile 34: San Gregorio General Store. Mile 53: Hop Dogma Brewing Company (also serve food!). Mile 80: Woodside Roberts Market. Dzung Dang invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Dzung Dang
agatsu@gmail.com 408-828-3281
Sun, 7 Oct 2018
East Side Hills
9:00 AM
30-50 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Various
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Mon, 8 Oct 2018
Morning Ride
7:00 AM
37 mi, 4 LM
Billy Goat
Various
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Mon, 8 Oct 2018
Sailing on
9:30 AM
~20 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Columbus Day
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Mon, 8 Oct 2018
Martial Cottle to Alum Rock
9:30 AM
40 mi, 2 LM, 1000 ft
Grizzly Bear
Alum Rock Park
Gilbert Hernandez
gil9671@yahoo.com 408-966-9671
Mon, 8 Oct 2018
Mill's Hills
9:30 AM
~25 mi, 5 LM-M
Billy Goat
Alpine East,Westridge,Old La Honda East
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Today's ride will take us past hidden Portola Valley estates on Westridge and tall, shady redwoods on Old La Honda and Alpine. Meet at the Windy Hill Open Space Preserve in Portola Valley. Driving directions: From San Jose take Hwy.280 North. Exit at Alpine Rd. Turn left onto Alpine, then right onto Portola Rd. Continue for about one mile and turn left into the Windy Hill OSP parking lot. Optional lunch stop at end of ride. Faster riders may go off the front, but the rest of us will re-group as needed. 08-10-2018 09:30:00 08-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Mill's Hills ~25 mi, 5 LM-M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Today's ride will take us past hidden Portola Valley estates on Westridge and tall, shady redwoods on Old La Honda and Alpine. Meet at the Windy Hill Open Space Preserve in Portola Valley. Driving directions: From San Jose take Hwy.280 North. Exit at Alpine Rd. Turn left onto Alpine, then right onto Portola Rd. Continue for about one mile and turn left into the Windy Hill OSP parking lot. Optional lunch stop at end of ride. Faster riders may go off the front, but the rest of us will re-group as needed. Millie Kitchin invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Millie Kitchin
milkitchin@verizon.net 408-234-2293
Mon, 8 Oct 2018
Joyride
9:30 AM
40 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Columbus Day
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start at 9:30 am at the Almaden park and ride/VTA light rail station at the corner of Winfield Blvd and Coleman Road, behind the Almaden Lake Village apartments. Note later start time. We will ride to Baylands Park in Sunnyvale and proceed to Panera for coffee before returning. 08-10-2018 09:30:00 08-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Joyride 40 mi, 1 LM : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start at 9:30 am at the Almaden park and ride/VTA light rail station at the corner of Winfield Blvd and Coleman Road, behind the Almaden Lake Village apartments. Note later start time. We will ride to Baylands Park in Sunnyvale and proceed to Panera for coffee before returning. Joy Owens invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Mon, 8 Oct 2018
Monday Exploration
9:30 AM
39 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
2 Or More Trails
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** 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). We will connect to the San Tomas Aquino and Bay Trails to Shoreline Park. The Bay Trail is hard pack dirt and is fine for road bikes. We will return via the Stevens Creek Trail to Evelyn Street and the Cypress St bike bridge. We will regroup as necessary. Rain cancels. 08-10-2018 09:30:00 08-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Monday Exploration 39 mi, 1 LM : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** 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). We will connect to the San Tomas Aquino and Bay Trails to Shoreline Park. The Bay Trail is hard pack dirt and is fine for road bikes. We will return via the Stevens Creek Trail to Evelyn Street and the Cypress St bike bridge. We will regroup as necessary. Rain cancels. Anthony Flores invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Anthony Flores
writenbike@gmail.com 650-269-7294
Mon, 8,15,22,29 Oct 2018
Argonaut Rides
5:00 PM
30 mi, 6 MB, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Various
Meet in South end of the strip mall parking lot near Cupertino Bike shop at 10625 S. Foothill Blvd. Cupertino, CA 95014. 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 5:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. 08-10-2018 17:00:00 08-10-2018 19:00:00 6 ACTC: Argonaut Rides 30 mi, 6 MB , 3000 ft: Meet in South end of the strip mall parking lot near Cupertino Bike shop at 10625 S. Foothill Blvd. Cupertino, CA 95014. 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 5:00 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
Tue, 9,11 Oct 2018
Bohlman Road
6:30 AM
18 mi, 6 LM, 2400 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Tue, 9,11 Oct 2018
Early Morning Mt Hamilton
7:30 AM
35 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Hamilton/Upper,Quimby East,Mt Pleasant,Aborn,Chaboya
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Tue, 9 Oct 2018
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
20-40 mi, 6 M, 1,700-5,000 ft
Billy Goat
Via Santa Teresa/Scenic Vista,Hicks East,Mt Umunhum,Reynolds,Hicks West,Hicks Trio
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** If it's TUESDAY, it must be a good day to ride Mt Umunhum. This might be a cool ride so bring some warm layers. We will warm up doing Via Santa Teresa/Scenic Vista and the back side of Hicks. If we have any energy left after Mt Umh we can do some of the other goats listed that are in the area. Route sheets are provided. All paces welcome, route changes should be approved by the ride leader before the ride. Start/finish at the east entrance to Almaden Lake Park, south of the Colman/Winfield intersection. 09-10-2018 09:30:00 09-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 20-40 mi, 6 M , 1,700-5,000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** If it's TUESDAY, it must be a good day to ride Mt Umunhum. This might be a cool ride so bring some warm layers. We will warm up doing Via Santa Teresa/Scenic Vista and the back side of Hicks. If we have any energy left after Mt Umh we can do some of the other goats listed that are in the area. Route sheets are provided. All paces welcome, route changes should be approved by the ride leader before the ride. Start/finish at the east entrance to Almaden Lake Park, south of the Colman/Winfield intersection. Jerome Woehl invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Tue, 9 Oct 2018
South County Old Goats
10:00 AM
35 mi, 3 LM
Grizzly Bear
Reservoirs
Susie Shields
650 888-1225
John Shields
shieldsbutch@aol.com
Tue, 9 Oct 2018
Western Exploration
10:00 AM
27 mi, 3 LM, 1150 ft
Grizzly Bear
Almaden Explorer
A social ride led at an LM pace. This interesting route created by Esther Snively has lots of short hills. THIS IS NOT A FLAT RIDE. We will be heading west with a cafe stop in Saratoga. We will regroup as necessary, and no one will be left behind. Meet in the parking lot of the First Congregational Church of San Jose, on the corner of E. Hamilton Ave, and Leigh Ave, San Jose, CA 95125 (Look for the steeple). Cell: 408-472-0052 **Rain Cancels 09-10-2018 10:00:00 09-10-2018 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Western Exploration 27 mi, 3 LM , 1150 ft: A social ride led at an LM pace. This interesting route created by Esther Snively has lots of short hills. THIS IS NOT A FLAT RIDE. We will be heading west with a cafe stop in Saratoga. We will regroup as necessary, and no one will be left behind. Meet in the parking lot of the First Congregational Church of San Jose, on the corner of E. Hamilton Ave, and Leigh Ave, San Jose, CA 95125 (Look for the steeple). Cell: 408-472-0052 **Rain 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 Oct 2018
Metcalf Mauler
2:30 PM
18 mi, 5 M, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Wed, 10 Oct 2018
Crankin' for Caffeine-Alum Rock (BLT)
9:30 AM
44 mi, 2 M
Grizzly Bear
Alum Rock Park
Meet at the restrooms on the East side of Almaden Lake Park near the Winfield Boulevard entrance. We'll take the most direct route to Alum Rock Park. Following the ride through the park we will stop on the way home at the shopping center (Starbucks, McDonald's, etc) located at the intersection of San Filipe / Yerba Buena shopping center. Ride co-leaders Leo Hartung and Bob Head. 10-10-2018 09:30:00 10-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Crankin' for Caffeine-Alum Rock (BLT) 44 mi, 2 M : Meet at the restrooms on the East side of Almaden Lake Park near the Winfield Boulevard entrance. We'll take the most direct route to Alum Rock Park. Following the ride through the park we will stop on the way home at the shopping center (Starbucks, McDonald's, etc) located at the intersection of San Filipe / Yerba Buena shopping center. Ride co-leaders Leo Hartung and Bob Head. Tom Green invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Tom Green
tomgreen997@yahoo.com 408-997-1939
Wed, 10 Oct 2018
Goatbusters
9:30 AM
23 mi, 6 B, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Hazel Dell,Mt Madonna West,Pole Line
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Today the Goatbusters visit Corralitos. Add or delete goats as desired. Ride is led at B pace with no regroups. MB-pace or slower riders are welcome, but should expect to ride alone. Meet in the small park across from the Corralitos Market & Sausage Co. Route map is at https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28745331. 10-10-2018 09:30:00 10-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Goatbusters 23 mi, 6 B , 3000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Today the Goatbusters visit Corralitos. Add or delete goats as desired. Ride is led at B pace with no regroups. MB-pace or slower riders are welcome, but should expect to ride alone. Meet in the small park across from the Corralitos Market & Sausage Co. Route map is at https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28745331. Dan Swanson invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Dan Swanson
dan@swanson.name 408-568-9784
Wed, 10 Oct 2018
Roadster
10:00 AM
18 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
James Rustermier
rustermier@gmail.com 408-972-1689
Thu, 11 Oct 2018
Bohlman Road
6:30 AM
18 mi, 6 LM, 2400 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Thu, 11 Oct 2018
Early Morning Mt Hamilton
7:30 AM
35 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Hamilton/Upper,Quimby East,Mt Pleasant,Aborn,Chaboya
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Thu, 11 Oct 2018
San Jose Evergreen Goats
9:00 AM
26 mi, 5 LM-M, 2600 ft
Billy Goat
San Felipe,Las Animas,Silver Creek Valley Rd,Yerba Buena/Hassler
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at New Seasons Market Evergreen parking lot (5667 Silver Creek Valley Rd, San Jose, CA 95138) at 8:45 am for 9:00 am departure. Will climb San Felipe Rd. (SAF) then Los Animas (LAM) and onto Metcalf to Motorcycle County Park (water & restrooms), descend Metcalf then onto Basking Ridge - Hellyer and climb Silver Creek Valley Rd. (SCV) and Hassler Pwkwy (YBH). Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28727021 . Regroups at top of climbs. All paces and bikes welcome! Wet pavement cancels 11-10-2018 09:00:00 11-10-2018 11:00:00 6 ACTC: San Jose Evergreen Goats 26 mi, 5 LM-M , 2600 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at New Seasons Market Evergreen parking lot (5667 Silver Creek Valley Rd, San Jose, CA 95138) at 8:45 am for 9:00 am departure. Will climb San Felipe Rd. (SAF) then Los Animas (LAM) and onto Metcalf to Motorcycle County Park (water & restrooms), descend Metcalf then onto Basking Ridge - Hellyer and climb Silver Creek Valley Rd. (SCV) and Hassler Pwkwy (YBH). Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28727021 . Regroups at top of climbs. All paces and bikes welcome! Wet pavement cancels Dzung Dang invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Dzung Dang
agatsu@gmail.com 408-828-3281
Thu, 11,18 Oct 2018
Thursday Trek
9:30 AM
12-50 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
PLEASE NOTE NEW RIDE START TIME! Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options. 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. 11-10-2018 09:30:00 11-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Thursday Trek 12-50 mi, 1 LM : PLEASE NOTE NEW RIDE START TIME! Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options. 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 Oct 2018
Mill's Hills
9:30 AM
~23 mi, 5 LM-M
Billy Goat
Empire Grade Lower,Empire Grade Middle,Empire Grade Upper
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet across from the fire station at the top of Felton-Empire Grade and Empire Grade. You may also park at the Felton Safeway on Graham Hill Rd. and climb Felton-Empire to meet us at the ride start. Join the birthday girl as she completes her 68th-70th goat of the year. During our ride through the redwoods, we'll climb all of Empire Grade - Lower,Middle & Upper. Feel free to do fewer or more goats. Re-groups as needed at the top or end of climbs. 11-10-2018 09:30:00 11-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Mill's Hills ~23 mi, 5 LM-M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet across from the fire station at the top of Felton-Empire Grade and Empire Grade. You may also park at the Felton Safeway on Graham Hill Rd. and climb Felton-Empire to meet us at the ride start. Join the birthday girl as she completes her 68th-70th goat of the year. During our ride through the redwoods, we'll climb all of Empire Grade - Lower,Middle & Upper. Feel free to do fewer or more goats. Re-groups as needed at the top or end of climbs. Millie Kitchin invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Millie Kitchin
milkitchin@verizon.net 408-234-2293
Fri, 12 Oct 2018
TGIF
9:30 AM
34 mi, 4 LM-M
Billy Goat
San Felipe
Anthony Flores
writenbike@gmail.com 650-269-7294
Fri, 12 Oct 2018
Fall riding in the Sierras
9:30 AM
68 mi, 4 M-MB, 3900-5700 ft
Billy Goat
Hwy 4 To Bear Valley,Spicer Reservoir
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's see if the dogwoods have turned colorful yet (or maybe we've missed them). Meet at Calaveras Big Trees park, about 4 miles east of Arnold on hwy-4. I'll be riding up from Arnold. Spicer is optional - depends on time and weather. Contact me for meeting in Arnold, or for lodging Thursday/Friday night (we have extra room at the cabin). Updated start: Enter Arnold on hwy-4. At the Chevron station, bear left on Blagen Rd (not a hard turn - there is another street branching off there). Go about 100 yds and turn right onto Henry. Park along the road there. 12-10-2018 09:30:00 12-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Fall riding in the Sierras 68 mi, 4 M-MB , 3900-5700 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's see if the dogwoods have turned colorful yet (or maybe we've missed them). Meet at Calaveras Big Trees park, about 4 miles east of Arnold on hwy-4. I'll be riding up from Arnold. Spicer is optional - depends on time and weather. Contact me for meeting in Arnold, or for lodging Thursday/Friday night (we have extra room at the cabin). Updated start: Enter Arnold on hwy-4. At the Chevron station, bear left on Blagen Rd (not a hard turn - there is another street branching off there). Go about 100 yds and turn right onto Henry. Park along the road there. Bruce Simpson invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Bruce Simpson
bsimp95125@aol.com 408-833-8350
Fri, 12 Oct 2018
Joyride - Cupertino
9:30 AM
30-40 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start at 9:30 am at the Almaden park and ride/VTA light rail station at the corner of Winfield Blvd and Coleman Road, behind the Almaden Lake Village apartments. We will ride to Cupertino for coffee. Help me celebrate the anniversary of my first ever day at work (any excuse!). Route will be sent out via e-list. 12-10-2018 09:30:00 12-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Joyride - Cupertino 30-40 mi, 1 LM : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start at 9:30 am at the Almaden park and ride/VTA light rail station at the corner of Winfield Blvd and Coleman Road, behind the Almaden Lake Village apartments. We will ride to Cupertino for coffee. Help me celebrate the anniversary of my first ever day at work (any excuse!). Route will be sent out via e-list. Joy Owens invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Sat, 13 Oct 2018
Lunch in Scotts Valley
9:00 AM
39 mi, 5 M, 4400 ft
Billy Goat
Black,Mtn Charlie
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Sat, 13 Oct 2018
Giro d' Bici Bike ride
9:30 AM
40-45 mi, 3 LM-M
Billy Goat
Bailey/Buffalo Hill,Llagas/Willow Springs,Bernal
Giro d' Bici ride will start from 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. Goat options: Bernal, Llagas/Willow Spring. Ride at your own pace, directions provided. Maps and Cue sheet at 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 13-10-2018 09:30:00 13-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Giro d' Bici Bike ride 40-45 mi, 3 LM-M : Giro d' Bici ride will start from 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. Goat options: Bernal, Llagas/Willow Spring. Ride at your own pace, directions provided. Maps and Cue sheet at 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
Sat, 13 Oct 2018
Pescadero Loop
9:30 AM
51 mi, 5 M-MB, 5600 ft
Billy Goat
Kings Mountain,Higgins/Purisima,Lobitos Creek,Tunitas Creek
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet in the parking lot behind the Pioneer Hotel - corner of Woodside Rd & Whiskey Hill. Please bring food and plenty of water. All Paces are welcome and faster riders can go off the front. Please print your route sheet at https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28762133. Rain Cancels. 13-10-2018 09:30:00 13-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Pescadero Loop 51 mi, 5 M-MB , 5600 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet in the parking lot behind the Pioneer Hotel - corner of Woodside Rd & Whiskey Hill. Please bring food and plenty of water. All Paces are welcome and faster riders can go off the front. Please print your route sheet at https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28762133. Rain Cancels. Tom Mac invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Sun, 14 Oct 2018
Chun Hundred AT 100M
7:00 AM
100.0 mi, 5 M-MB
Billy Goat
Mora,Moody,Old La Honda East,Sweeney Ridge
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Enjoy unpaved, fat-tire friendly, slippery and steep sections with jaw- dropping views! McKenzie Park Tennis, Mora, Moody, Old La Honda, Skyline, unpaved Grabtown Gulch and Purisima Creek, Purisima, CA-1, HMB, unpaved Coastal Trail, Moss Beach, unpaved McNee Ranch, Planet of the Apes, Taco Bell lunch, unpaved Mori Point, unpaved Mori Ridge, Sweeney Ridge, Crystal Springs, Sawyer Camp, Cañada Road, Alameda de las Pulgas, Valparaiso, San Mateo Avenue, Stanford, Bol Park return. If you have done Planet of the Apes then please join this tour to taunt and tantalize the Tenderfoots! Draft: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28761945 14-10-2018 07:00:00 14-10-2018 09:00:00 6 ACTC: Chun Hundred AT 100M 100.0 mi, 5 M-MB : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Enjoy unpaved, fat-tire friendly, slippery and steep sections with jaw- dropping views! McKenzie Park Tennis, Mora, Moody, Old La Honda, Skyline, unpaved Grabtown Gulch and Purisima Creek, Purisima, CA-1, HMB, unpaved Coastal Trail, Moss Beach, unpaved McNee Ranch, Planet of the Apes, Taco Bell lunch, unpaved Mori Point, unpaved Mori Ridge, Sweeney Ridge, Crystal Springs, Sawyer Camp, Cañada Road, Alameda de las Pulgas, Valparaiso, San Mateo Avenue, Stanford, Bol Park return. If you have done Planet of the Apes then please join this tour to taunt and tantalize the Tenderfoots! Draft: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28761945 Brian Chun invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Brian Chun
bctlc8899@yahoo.com 650-938-1288
Sun, 14 Oct 2018
Woodside to Half Moon Bay
8:00 AM
60 mi, 5 M, 6000 ft
Billy Goat
Kings Mountain,Skyline North 4,Higgins/Purisima,Lobitos Creek,Tunitas Creek
Ben Luu
njoylyph@gmail.com 408-310-2037
Sun, 14 Oct 2018
Over the Rainbow Park Picnic
9:00 AM
Variable mi, 1 SL
Grizzly Bear
Progressive Dinner
ACTC's annual progressive dinner ride is now firmly in lunch territory. Bring your pot-luck dish (appetizer or dish side) to the park at 9:00am or later and join the festivities hosted by Craig Jeong at Rainbow Park in San Jose. There will be a variety of rides from flat to hilly starting and ending at the park, followed by lunch at 12:30pm. Craig will be providing his world-famous brined and fried turkey. 14-10-2018 09:00:00 14-10-2018 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Over the Rainbow Park Picnic Variable mi, 1 SL : ACTC's annual progressive dinner ride is now firmly in lunch territory. Bring your pot-luck dish (appetizer or dish side) to the park at 9:00am or later and join the festivities hosted by Craig Jeong at Rainbow Park in San Jose. There will be a variety of rides from flat to hilly starting and ending at the park, followed by lunch at 12:30pm. Craig will be providing his world-famous brined and fried turkey. Craig Jeong invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Craig Jeong
cjeong@sbcglobal.net 408-973-9242
Sun, 14 Oct 2018
Our Favorite Kids
9:00 AM
18-27 mi, 6 M, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Sanborn,On Orbit,Bohlman,Peach Hill/Ojai,Overlook
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** By all means, do this eight mile real estate tour; plan your Trick or Treat route. Then do 3,000' of climbing on three sixes. Or do 1,500' on two fours. But certainly get back by 12:30 for the potluck lunch at Rainbow Park. Please bring a lunch side dish to share. Start/finish/eat at Rainbow Park at the intersection of Rainbow Drive and Johnson Avenue in San Jose. All paces welcome, route sheets provided, no sweep. 14-10-2018 09:00:00 14-10-2018 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 18-27 mi, 6 M , 3000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** By all means, do this eight mile real estate tour; plan your Trick or Treat route. Then do 3,000' of climbing on three sixes. Or do 1,500' on two fours. But certainly get back by 12:30 for the potluck lunch at Rainbow Park. Please bring a lunch side dish to share. Start/finish/eat at Rainbow Park at the intersection of Rainbow Drive and Johnson Avenue in San Jose. All paces welcome, route sheets provided, no sweep. Jerome Woehl invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Sun, 14 Oct 2018
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 Oct 2018
Chasing Old Goats
9:00 AM
31 mi, 5 LM, 2200 ft
Billy Goat
Mora,Altamont,Elena/Taffe
John Blaine
johntblaine@email.com 408-356-1592
Sun, 14 Oct 2018
Impromptu ride for credit
9:15 AM
10 mi, 4 LM
Mountain Goat
Fremont Older Park
***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** To All Mountain Bikers. Impromptu Ride will be in Fremont Older Park on Sunday (10-14-18). We will meet at 9:15 am in the Fremont Older parking lot located at the far western end of Prospect Rd. Bring water and all necessary supplies. Hope to see you there. Please call if you need more information. After the ride you can tend the ACTC Progressive/Regressive lunch at 12:30 pm in Rainbow Park. If you do plan on going to the P/R lunch be sure to drop off your side dish by 8:45 am. 14-10-2018 09:15:00 14-10-2018 11:15:00 6 ACTC: Impromptu ride for credit 10 mi, 4 LM : ***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** To All Mountain Bikers. Impromptu Ride will be in Fremont Older Park on Sunday (10-14-18). We will meet at 9:15 am in the Fremont Older parking lot located at the far western end of Prospect Rd. Bring water and all necessary supplies. Hope to see you there. Please call if you need more information. After the ride you can tend the ACTC Progressive/Regressive lunch at 12:30 pm in Rainbow Park. If you do plan on going to the P/R lunch be sure to drop off your side dish by 8:45 am. Richard Holtermann invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Richard Holtermann
mtbholt@yahoo.com 408-826-2546
Sun, 14 Oct 2018
Over the Rainbow for Lunch
10:00 AM
20-30 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Potluck
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Sun, 14 Oct 2018
Mill's Hills
10:00 AM
~25 mi, 4 LM-M
Billy Goat
Mt Eden/Pierce,Stevens Canyon
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Please drop off your side dish for the Progressive "Dinner" at Rainbow Park, and then join me for an easy goat ride before heading back for lunch at the park. Route sheets provided and re-groups as needed. Start/Finish at Rainbow Park at the intersection of Rainbow Dr.& Johnson Ave. Sign in starts at 9:45, so we will be ready to roll at 10 a.m. 14-10-2018 10:00:00 14-10-2018 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Mill's Hills ~25 mi, 4 LM-M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Please drop off your side dish for the Progressive "Dinner" at Rainbow Park, and then join me for an easy goat ride before heading back for lunch at the park. Route sheets provided and re-groups as needed. Start/Finish at Rainbow Park at the intersection of Rainbow Dr.& Johnson Ave. Sign in starts at 9:45, so we will be ready to roll at 10 a.m. Millie Kitchin invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Millie Kitchin
milkitchin@verizon.net 408-234-2293
Mon, 15 Oct 2018
Bohlman Road
7:15 AM
8 mi, 6 LM, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Mon, 15 Oct 2018
3 cities
9:30 AM
35 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Summer Solstice
Gilbert Hernandez
gil9671@yahoo.com 408-966-9671
Mon, 15 Oct 2018
Joyride - Alviso
9:30 AM
35-40 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Alviso
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Mon, 15,22,29 Oct 2018
Argonaut Rides
5:00 PM
30 mi, 6 MB, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Various
Meet in South end of the strip mall parking lot near Cupertino Bike shop at 10625 S. Foothill Blvd. Cupertino, CA 95014. 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 5:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. 15-10-2018 17:00:00 15-10-2018 19:00:00 6 ACTC: Argonaut Rides 30 mi, 6 MB , 3000 ft: Meet in South end of the strip mall parking lot near Cupertino Bike shop at 10625 S. Foothill Blvd. Cupertino, CA 95014. 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 5:00 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
Tue, 16,18 Oct 2018
Bohlman Road
6:30 AM
18 mi, 6 LM, 2400 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Tue, 16,18 Oct 2018
Early Morning Mt Hamilton
7:30 AM
35 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Hamilton/Upper,Quimby East,Mt Pleasant,Aborn,Chaboya
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Tue, 16 Oct 2018
No Kidding
9:30 AM
40 mi, 4 LM
Billy Goat
Mt Eden/Pierce
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Tue, 16 Oct 2018
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 Oct 2018
Roses to the East Side
9:30 AM
40 mi, 4 M
Billy Goat
Calaveras/Lower,Calaveras/Upper
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Upper Calaveras is to open November 2, so let's ride it while there's minimal automobile traffic. We'll start at San Jose's award winning Municipal Rose Garden (on Naglee between Bascom and Park) at the Naglee entrance at 9:30 or meet us at the Berryessa Community Center between 10 and 10:15. We'll take Hedding/Berryessa to Piedmont then climb Lower Calaveras and Upper Calaveras. We'll regroup at the top of all climbs. We'll have after ride food and drinks (beer available) at the Park Station Hashery on Park and Naglee (1 block from the start). There is bike parking next to outside tables. Rain or wet pavement cancels. 16-10-2018 09:30:00 16-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Roses to the East Side 40 mi, 4 M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Upper Calaveras is to open November 2, so let's ride it while there's minimal automobile traffic. We'll start at San Jose's award winning Municipal Rose Garden (on Naglee between Bascom and Park) at the Naglee entrance at 9:30 or meet us at the Berryessa Community Center between 10 and 10:15. We'll take Hedding/Berryessa to Piedmont then climb Lower Calaveras and Upper Calaveras. We'll regroup at the top of all climbs. We'll have after ride food and drinks (beer available) at the Park Station Hashery on Park and Naglee (1 block from the start). There is bike parking next to outside tables. Rain or wet pavement cancels. Anthony Flores invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Anthony Flores
writenbike@gmail.com 650-269-7294
Tue, 16 Oct 2018
South County Old Ladies and Gents
10:00 AM
30 mi, 4 LM
Billy Goat
Canada Loop
Meet at the Gilroy Outlets.North side of Leavesley, look for Market Place (used to be Erik's Deli) and Dress Barn. Take 101 South to Leavesley, L. into outlets,(on northside). Parking behind the Dress Barn is best. We'll be climbing Roop via Leavesley, going out and back to Gilroy Hot Springs and descending to Pacheco Pass and back to the Outlets. Lunch at Erik's. LM pace with regroups. 16-10-2018 10:00:00 16-10-2018 12:00:00 6 ACTC: South County Old Ladies and Gents 30 mi, 4 LM : Meet at the Gilroy Outlets.North side of Leavesley, look for Market Place (used to be Erik's Deli) and Dress Barn. Take 101 South to Leavesley, L. into outlets,(on northside). Parking behind the Dress Barn is best. We'll be climbing Roop via Leavesley, going out and back to Gilroy Hot Springs and descending to Pacheco Pass and back to the Outlets. Lunch at Erik's. LM pace with regroups. Kris Thompson invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Kris Thompson
ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696
Tue, 16 Oct 2018
Our Favorite Kids
10:00 AM
21-44 mi, 5 M, 2800-6700 ft
Billy Goat
Mt Hamilton/Upper,Mt Hamilton/Back,Kincaid
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Summer and winter temperatures in the east bay hills can be too extreme for me, so I save Mt Hamilton for the Spring or Fall. Since I qualify, I'll do a short, elderly friendly ride - only Mt H upper and Kincaid. With my prior concurrence, you can do even less, or, do more - don't drive to the start by Grant Ranch, start your ride in the valley and add either Quimby West or Lower Mt Hamilton. Sign in at our main start at 10:00 in the parking lot on the north side of Mt Hamilton Road, about a quarter mile past the Grant Ranch main entrance. 16-10-2018 10:00:00 16-10-2018 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 21-44 mi, 5 M , 2800-6700 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Summer and winter temperatures in the east bay hills can be too extreme for me, so I save Mt Hamilton for the Spring or Fall. Since I qualify, I'll do a short, elderly friendly ride - only Mt H upper and Kincaid. With my prior concurrence, you can do even less, or, do more - don't drive to the start by Grant Ranch, start your ride in the valley and add either Quimby West or Lower Mt Hamilton. Sign in at our main start at 10:00 in the parking lot on the north side of Mt Hamilton Road, about a quarter mile past the Grant Ranch main entrance. Jerome Woehl invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Tue, 16,23,30 Oct 2018
Metcalf Mauler
2:30 PM
18 mi, 5 M, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Wed, 17 Oct 2018
Alviso Slough Trails
10:00 AM
36 mi, 1 LM, 418 ft
Grizzly Bear
Alviso Slough Trail
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet in the church parking lot, corner of E. Hamilton Ave and Leigh Ave, San Jose. We will ride up the San Tomas Aquino Trail to Alviso, circumnavigate the Alviso and Mallard Sloughs and return via Guadalupe Creek Trail. Cafe stop on N 1st with several options. Nine miles of this ride are on hard-packed dirt, but easily ridden on standard road bikes. Bird (pelicans, egrets, herons, shorebirds) viewing opportunities are usually numerous. Regroups as necessary and no one left behind. Route https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28755730 17-10-2018 10:00:00 17-10-2018 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Alviso Slough Trails 36 mi, 1 LM , 418 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet in the church parking lot, corner of E. Hamilton Ave and Leigh Ave, San Jose. We will ride up the San Tomas Aquino Trail to Alviso, circumnavigate the Alviso and Mallard Sloughs and return via Guadalupe Creek Trail. Cafe stop on N 1st with several options. Nine miles of this ride are on hard-packed dirt, but easily ridden on standard road bikes. Bird (pelicans, egrets, herons, shorebirds) viewing opportunities are usually numerous. Regroups as necessary and no one left behind. Route https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28755730 Rick Gilbert invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Rick Gilbert
RBGilbert2@aol.com 408-540-4234 (c)
Wed, 17 Oct 2018
Roadster
10:00 AM
18 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
James Rustermier
rustermier@gmail.com 408-972-1689
Wed, 17,24,31 Oct 2018
Argonaut Rides
5:00 PM
30 mi, 6 MB, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Various
Meet in South end of the strip mall parking lot near Cupertino Bike shop at 10625 S. Foothill Blvd. Cupertino, CA 95014. 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 5:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. 17-10-2018 17:00:00 17-10-2018 19:00:00 6 ACTC: Argonaut Rides 30 mi, 6 MB , 3000 ft: Meet in South end of the strip mall parking lot near Cupertino Bike shop at 10625 S. Foothill Blvd. Cupertino, CA 95014. 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 5:00 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
Thu, 18 Oct 2018
Bohlman Road
6:30 AM
18 mi, 6 LM, 2400 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Thu, 18 Oct 2018
Early Morning Mt Hamilton
7:30 AM
35 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Hamilton/Upper,Quimby East,Mt Pleasant,Aborn,Chaboya
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Thu, 18 Oct 2018
Thu. SJ Evergreen Goats at **9:00 AM**
9:00 AM
25 mi, 5 LM-M, 2600 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf,Las Animas,Yerba Buena/Hassler
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at New Seasons Market Evergreen parking lot (5667 Silver Creek Valley Rd, San Jose, CA 95138) at 8:45 am for 9:00 am departure. Will climb Metcalf (MET), then Las Animas (LAM), descend San Felipe to climb Hassler Pwkwy (YBH). Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28785529 . Regroups at top of climbs. All paces and bikes welcome! Wet pavement cancels 18-10-2018 09:00:00 18-10-2018 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Thu. SJ Evergreen Goats at **9:00 AM** 25 mi, 5 LM-M , 2600 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at New Seasons Market Evergreen parking lot (5667 Silver Creek Valley Rd, San Jose, CA 95138) at 8:45 am for 9:00 am departure. Will climb Metcalf (MET), then Las Animas (LAM), descend San Felipe to climb Hassler Pwkwy (YBH). Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28785529 . Regroups at top of climbs. All paces and bikes welcome! Wet pavement cancels Dzung Dang invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Dzung Dang
agatsu@gmail.com 408-828-3281
Thu, 18 Oct 2018
Thursday Trek
9:30 AM
12-50 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
PLEASE NOTE NEW RIDE START TIME! Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options. 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. 18-10-2018 09:30:00 18-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Thursday Trek 12-50 mi, 1 LM : PLEASE NOTE NEW RIDE START TIME! Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options. 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 Oct 2018
Hicks East Loop
9:30 AM
30 mi, 5 M, 1731 ft
Billy Goat
Hicks East
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Santa Teresa Village Shopping Center on Santa Teresa at Bernal in the parking lot between Flames and Starbucks. We'll ride down Santa Teresa to Bailey, McKean, Harry, through New Almaden, up Hicks, down to Camden, Coleman, and back Santa Teresa or the foothills. The route is: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/12966555. Print/bring a ride sheet if you want one! 18-10-2018 09:30:00 18-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Hicks East Loop 30 mi, 5 M , 1731 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Santa Teresa Village Shopping Center on Santa Teresa at Bernal in the parking lot between Flames and Starbucks. We'll ride down Santa Teresa to Bailey, McKean, Harry, through New Almaden, up Hicks, down to Camden, Coleman, and back Santa Teresa or the foothills. The route is: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/12966555. Print/bring a ride sheet if you want one! Lisa Curran invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Lisa Curran
lissssa@sbcglobal.net
Thu, 18 Oct 2018
Chasing Old Goats
9:30 AM
25 mi, 4 LM, 2600 ft
Billy Goat
Hwy 236 Upper,Hwy 236
John Blaine
johntblaine@email.com 408-356-1592
Fri, 19 Oct 2018
Rancho San Antonio and Los Altos Hills
9:00 AM
30 mi, 5 LM, 2000 ft
Billy Goat
Mora,Altamont,Moody
Jeff Englander
englander.jeffrey@gmail.com 408-499-9754
Fri, 19 Oct 2018
Bike with Al
9:30 AM
35-40 miles mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Morgan Hill
Allen Herman
allenher@gmail.com 267-797-0962
Fri, 19 Oct 2018
Bob Heads BLT Ride
9:30 AM
32 mi, 2 LM-M
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
Leo Hartung
leohartung@sbcglobal.net 408-440-6224
Fri, 19 Oct 2018
Nice and Easy
9:30 AM
25 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
Linda Liebermann
zobie62@mac.com 408-374-1257
Fri, 19 Oct 2018
Morgan Hill - Climbing TMG & HRC
9:30 AM
28 mi, 5 LM-M, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Thomas Grade,Henry Coe
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at 9:15 am for 9:30 am departure at the public parking lot on Depot St. & 2nd St. in Morgan Hill. Will climb Thomas Grade & Henry Coe. Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/21659465 Regroups at top of climbs. All paces and bike types are welcome! Post-ride beers at The Running Shop and Hops (17500 Depot St, Morgan Hill, CA 95037) 19-10-2018 09:30:00 19-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Morgan Hill - Climbing TMG & HRC 28 mi, 5 LM-M , 3000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at 9:15 am for 9:30 am departure at the public parking lot on Depot St. & 2nd St. in Morgan Hill. Will climb Thomas Grade & Henry Coe. Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/21659465 Regroups at top of climbs. All paces and bike types are welcome! 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
Fri, 19 Oct 2018
Goatbusters
10:00 AM
28 mi, 4 B, 3400 ft
Billy Goat
Laureles Grade,Corral De Tierra,San Benancio Canyon
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Ride is led at B pace with no regroups. MB-pace or slower riders are welcome, but should expect to ride alone. Add or delete goats as desired. No food on route. Meet in the Park and Ride lot at the corner of Hwy 68 and Laureles Grade Road. Route map is at https://ridewithgps.com/routes/16591736 19-10-2018 10:00:00 19-10-2018 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Goatbusters 28 mi, 4 B , 3400 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Ride is led at B pace with no regroups. MB-pace or slower riders are welcome, but should expect to ride alone. Add or delete goats as desired. No food on route. Meet in the Park and Ride lot at the corner of Hwy 68 and Laureles Grade Road. Route map is at https://ridewithgps.com/routes/16591736 Dan Swanson invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Dan Swanson
dan@swanson.name 408-568-9784
Sat, 20 Oct 2018
Mi Tierra Bella
7:30 AM
100 mi, 4 LM-M, 4600 ft
Billy Goat
Canada Loop,Bernal,Bailey/Buffalo Hill,Llagas/Willow Springs
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** How would you like a Tierra Bella Century ride without the long slog up to Henry Coe park? This route hits all the familiar rest stops (riders provide own refreshments) but uses a Bernal group area instead of Henry Coe. Start/end at Gavilan College student lot off Mesa Rd (weekends free). Food/water/restroom locations noted on cue sheet, but bring plenty of food and water. All paces and bikes welcome, especially club approved e-bikes. Faster riders may go off the front. No sweep or SAG. Wet roads or spare-the-air day cancels. Load route from https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28589731 or print cue sheet from PDF at https://tinyurl.com/yc47cnpo

(See [Easier Tierra Bella Century] for a similar route which follows the current route more closely and includes the San Martin rest stop) 20-10-2018 07:30:00 20-10-2018 09:30:00 6 ACTC: Mi Tierra Bella 100 mi, 4 LM-M , 4600 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** How would you like a Tierra Bella Century ride without the long slog up to Henry Coe park? This route hits all the familiar rest stops (riders provide own refreshments) but uses a Bernal group area instead of Henry Coe. Start/end at Gavilan College student lot off Mesa Rd (weekends free). Food/water/restroom locations noted on cue sheet, but bring plenty of food and water. All paces and bikes welcome, especially club approved e-bikes. Faster riders may go off the front. No sweep or SAG. Wet roads or spare-the-air day cancels. Load route from https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28589731 or print cue sheet from PDF at https://tinyurl.com/yc47cnpo (See [Easier Tierra Bella Century] for a similar route which follows the current route more closely and includes the San Martin rest stop) John Hughes invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
John Hughes
jhhughes22@gmail.com 408-916-3318
Sat, 20 Oct 2018
ACTC Bike Driving Academy Graduation
8:30 AM
62 mi, 4 LM
Billy Goat
Canada Loop
Meet at Pieology, 250 Cochrane Place, #100, Morgan Hill. SAG support includes rest stops synchronized with our students’ pace. Bring a labeled bag to have the SAG carry your excess items. Please RSVP to Harry Lichtbach at harrylic@ix.netcom.com (preferred) or 408.264.2568 no later than Tuesday, October 16 if you plan to participate in this ride. There will be a $15 fee for riders who are not graduating students or Academy supporting staff. Ride date may be moved due to weather delays in the Academy schedule. You may contact Harry after Oct 13 to confirm the schedule. See B&BB for further details. Co-Leader John Weller (408) 761-7384 20-10-2018 08:30:00 20-10-2018 10:30:00 6 ACTC: ACTC Bike Driving Academy Graduation 62 mi, 4 LM : Meet at Pieology, 250 Cochrane Place, #100, Morgan Hill. SAG support includes rest stops synchronized with our students’ pace. Bring a labeled bag to have the SAG carry your excess items. Please RSVP to Harry Lichtbach at harrylic@ix.netcom.com (preferred) or 408.264.2568 no later than Tuesday, October 16 if you plan to participate in this ride. There will be a $15 fee for riders who are not graduating students or Academy supporting staff. Ride date may be moved due to weather delays in the Academy schedule. You may contact Harry after Oct 13 to confirm the schedule. See B&BB for further details. Co-Leader John Weller (408) 761-7384 Harry Lichtbach invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Harry Lichtbach
evc_hl@yahoo.com 408-781-3660
John Weller
wellerjohnc@gmail.com
Sat, 20 Oct 2018
Hollister Goats
9:00 AM
45 mi, 5 M, 3500 ft
Billy Goat
Quien Sabe,Santa Anita
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Sat, 20 Oct 2018
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
42 mi, 5 M, 7200 ft
Billy Goat
Montevina,Black,Soda Springs,Aldercroft Heights
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Here's a convenient and short week-end warrior ride. But the climbing! Gads! At least I guarantee perfect weather. Ask in advance and you can even add more. Or less. 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. If the lot is full, go back to the open spaces along OSCH where it parallels 880. 20-10-2018 09:30:00 20-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 42 mi, 5 M , 7200 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Here's a convenient and short week-end warrior ride. But the climbing! Gads! At least I guarantee perfect weather. Ask in advance and you can even add more. Or less. 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. If the lot is full, go back to the open spaces along OSCH where it parallels 880. Jerome Woehl invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Sat, 20 Oct 2018
Eastside Goats
9:30 AM
20 mi, 4 LM-M, 2196 ft
Billy Goat
San Felipe,Hellyer/Hassler
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Evergreen Community Center (4860 San Felipe Rd, San Jose) for a social ride up San Felipe and Hellyer/Hassler billy goats. https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28788401. Coffee/snack and socializing at end of ride. (Lots of choices in shopping center at Yerba Buena and San Filipe intersection.) 20-10-2018 09:30:00 20-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Eastside Goats 20 mi, 4 LM-M , 2196 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Evergreen Community Center (4860 San Felipe Rd, San Jose) for a social ride up San Felipe and Hellyer/Hassler billy goats. https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28788401. Coffee/snack and socializing at end of ride. (Lots of choices in shopping center at Yerba Buena and San Filipe intersection.) Michele Rae invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Michele Rae
650-704-9609
Dan Swinehart
Sun, 21,28 Oct 2018
Sunday Social
9:30 AM
20-70 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Mon, 22 Oct 2018
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. 22-10-2018 09:30:00 22-10-2018 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 Oct 2018
Crankin for Caffeine
9:30 AM
25 mi, 2 LM, 900 ft
Grizzly Bear
Field And Farm
A 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* 22-10-2018 09:30:00 22-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Crankin for Caffeine 25 mi, 2 LM , 900 ft: A 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 Oct 2018
Argonaut Rides
5:00 PM
30 mi, 6 MB, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Various
Meet in South end of the strip mall parking lot near Cupertino Bike shop at 10625 S. Foothill Blvd. Cupertino, CA 95014. 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 5:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. 22-10-2018 17:00:00 22-10-2018 19:00:00 6 ACTC: Argonaut Rides 30 mi, 6 MB , 3000 ft: Meet in South end of the strip mall parking lot near Cupertino Bike shop at 10625 S. Foothill Blvd. Cupertino, CA 95014. 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 5:00 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
Tue, 23 Oct 2018
No Kidding
9:30 AM
~60 mi, 4 LM, 630 ft
Billy Goat
Croy
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Tue, 23 Oct 2018
Almaden Explorer
9:30 AM
28 mi, 2 LM, 500 ft
Grizzly Bear
Almaden Explorer
A social ride led at an LM pace. Meet at the First Congregational Church of San Jose, in the parking lot on Leigh Ave. south of Hamilton Ave., San Jose at 9:30 AM We'll ride mostly bike friendly roads and trails, and stop for coffee on the way. There may be a small hill. Watch the club e-list for details the day before. Rain Cancels. 23-10-2018 09:30:00 23-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Almaden Explorer 28 mi, 2 LM , 500 ft: A social ride led at an LM pace. Meet at the First Congregational Church of San Jose, in the parking lot on Leigh Ave. south of Hamilton Ave., San Jose at 9:30 AM We'll ride mostly bike friendly roads and trails, and stop for coffee on the way. There may be a small hill. Watch the club e-list for details the day before. 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 Oct 2018
South County Old Ladies and Gents
10:00 AM
25+ mi, 3 LM
Billy Goat
Carr/Anzar
Meet at the soccer field parking lot with restrooms; down the street from the Windmill Market in San Juan Bautista. Take Hwy 101 south, exit at Hwy 156 east, left at the Alameda, then right into the parking lot. We'll be riding over to Aromas via Carr/Anzar and checking out a few side roads along the way. LM pace with regroups. Lunch at JJ's on our return. 23-10-2018 10:00:00 23-10-2018 12:00:00 6 ACTC: South County Old Ladies and Gents 25+ mi, 3 LM : Meet at the soccer field parking lot with restrooms; down the street from the Windmill Market in San Juan Bautista. Take Hwy 101 south, exit at Hwy 156 east, left at the Alameda, then right into the parking lot. We'll be riding over to Aromas via Carr/Anzar and checking out a few side roads along the way. LM pace with regroups. Lunch at JJ's on our return. Kris Thompson invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Kris Thompson
ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696
Tue, 23,30 Oct 2018
Metcalf Mauler
2:30 PM
18 mi, 5 M, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Wed, 24 Oct 2018
United We Cycle
1:00 PM
18 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Downtown San Jose
(Start time updated) Let us celebrate United Nations Day! We meet as usual at Whole Foods Market (Alameda side) near Diridon Station Transit Center. We will ride by BASIS. If you bring your sorrisi (smiles), we will stop for spuntino (snacks). Please bring necessary tools for unfortunate events, and check e-list for last minute changes. Berry spinesign@live.com (669)237-7283 24-10-2018 13:00:00 24-10-2018 15:00:00 6 ACTC: United We Cycle 18 mi, 1 L : (Start time updated) Let us celebrate United Nations Day! We meet as usual at Whole Foods Market (Alameda side) near Diridon Station Transit Center. We will ride by BASIS. If you bring your sorrisi (smiles), we will stop for spuntino (snacks). Please bring necessary tools for unfortunate events, and check e-list for last minute changes. Berry spinesign@live.com (669)237-7283 Berry West invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Berry West
spinesign@live.com 669-237-7283
Wed, 24,31 Oct 2018
Argonaut Rides
5:00 PM
30 mi, 6 MB, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Various
Meet in South end of the strip mall parking lot near Cupertino Bike shop at 10625 S. Foothill Blvd. Cupertino, CA 95014. 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 5:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. 24-10-2018 17:00:00 24-10-2018 19:00:00 6 ACTC: Argonaut Rides 30 mi, 6 MB , 3000 ft: Meet in South end of the strip mall parking lot near Cupertino Bike shop at 10625 S. Foothill Blvd. Cupertino, CA 95014. 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 5:00 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
Thu, 25 Oct 2018
Thursday Trek-Hilly Edition
9:30 AM
15-70 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Fri, 26 Oct 2018
TGIF Reservoirs - BLT
9:30 AM
48 mi, 3 M
Billy Goat
Bailey/Buffalo Hill
Leo Hartung
leohartung@sbcglobal.net 408-440-6224
Sat, 27 Oct 2018
Big Sur Overnighter Day 1
7:00 AM
85 mi, 5 M-MB
Billy Goat
Nacimiento-Ferguson
Start from Carmel by the Sea to: Bixby Bridge, Point Sur, Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park Lodge, (Pfeiffer State Beach), Big Sur Deli and restrooms, McWay Falls, Lucia, Coast Range, San Antonio Valley to Hacienda Lodge. Explore and climb Big Sur and Carmel Valley in 2 days and one night. Enjoy leapfrog SAG support, regroups, group meals and shared lodging. Advance sign-up required (reply for amount). Bring road lights, reflection, water, funds, layers, proof of motorist insurance, photo ID, small overnight bag with personal items, and a rain shell. Draft (both days): http://ridewithgps.com/routes/3227705 27-10-2018 07:00:00 27-10-2018 09:00:00 6 ACTC: Big Sur Overnighter Day 1 85 mi, 5 M-MB : Start from Carmel by the Sea to: Bixby Bridge, Point Sur, Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park Lodge, (Pfeiffer State Beach), Big Sur Deli and restrooms, McWay Falls, Lucia, Coast Range, San Antonio Valley to Hacienda Lodge. Explore and climb Big Sur and Carmel Valley in 2 days and one night. Enjoy leapfrog SAG support, regroups, group meals and shared lodging. Advance sign-up required (reply for amount). Bring road lights, reflection, water, funds, layers, proof of motorist insurance, photo ID, small overnight bag with personal items, and a rain shell. Draft (both days): http://ridewithgps.com/routes/3227705 Brian Chun invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Brian Chun
bctlc8899@yahoo.com 650-938-1288
Sat, 27 Oct 2018
Looking for Halloween
9:00 AM
31 mi, 6 M, 4100 ft
Billy Goat
Redwood Estates,Skyview Terrace,Wrights Station,Stetson/Skyland
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Sun, 28 Oct 2018
Big Sur Overnighter Day 2
8:00 AM
90 mi, 4 M, <8000 ft
Billy Goat
Carmel Valley,Cachagua Loop
Brian Chun
bctlc8899@yahoo.com 650-938-1288
Sun, 28 Oct 2018
Sunday Social
9:30 AM
20-70 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Mon, 29 Oct 2018
Joyride - Morgan Hill
9:30 AM
38 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Morgan Hill
Start at 9:30 am at the Park and Ride/VTA light rail station at the corner of Winfield Blvd and Coleman Rd, behind the Almaden Lake Village apartments. We will take the trail both ways and have coffee/eats at Starbucks. Meet at Metcalf Park around 10:15 for a shorter ride or to avoid the Blossom Hill Caltrain bridge. 29-10-2018 09:30:00 29-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Joyride - Morgan Hill 38 mi, 1 LM : Start at 9:30 am at the Park and Ride/VTA light rail station at the corner of Winfield Blvd and Coleman Rd, behind the Almaden Lake Village apartments. We will take the trail both ways and have coffee/eats at Starbucks. Meet at Metcalf Park around 10:15 for a shorter ride or to avoid the Blossom Hill Caltrain bridge. Joy Owens invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Mon, 29 Oct 2018
Crankin for Caffeine - BLT
9:30 AM
40 mi, 4 M
Billy Goat
San Felipe,Mt Pleasant
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 29-10-2018 09:30:00 29-10-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Crankin for Caffeine - BLT 40 mi, 4 M : 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, 29 Oct 2018
Argonaut Rides
5:00 PM
30 mi, 6 MB, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Various
Meet in South end of the strip mall parking lot near Cupertino Bike shop at 10625 S. Foothill Blvd. Cupertino, CA 95014. 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 5:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. 29-10-2018 17:00:00 29-10-2018 19:00:00 6 ACTC: Argonaut Rides 30 mi, 6 MB , 3000 ft: Meet in South end of the strip mall parking lot near Cupertino Bike shop at 10625 S. Foothill Blvd. Cupertino, CA 95014. 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 5:00 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
Tue, 30 Oct 2018
South County Old Ladies and Gents
10:00 AM
20 - 25 mi, 2 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Halloween
Let's have some Halloween fun! We'll start by visiting the famous Uesugi Pumpkin Patch on Monterey Rd. Hayrides and pumpkin blasters for the thrill seekers on this ride. We'll amble down the road to the LJB farm for more pumpkin fun. Then take the long way back via Day Rd. and Watsonville Rd. Lunch at Eriks Deli. Meet in Morgan Hill. Take Tennant exit (west off 101), left on Monterey Rd., right into parking lot ( between TJ Maxx and McD's) 30-10-2018 10:00:00 30-10-2018 12:00:00 6 ACTC: South County Old Ladies and Gents 20 - 25 mi, 2 L-LM : Let's have some Halloween fun! We'll start by visiting the famous Uesugi Pumpkin Patch on Monterey Rd. Hayrides and pumpkin blasters for the thrill seekers on this ride. We'll amble down the road to the LJB farm for more pumpkin fun. Then take the long way back via Day Rd. and Watsonville Rd. Lunch at Eriks Deli. Meet in Morgan Hill. Take Tennant exit (west off 101), left on Monterey Rd., right into parking lot ( between TJ Maxx and McD's) Kris Thompson invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Kris Thompson
ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696
Tue, 30 Oct 2018
Metcalf Mauler
2:30 PM
18 mi, 5 M, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Wed, 31 Oct 2018
BOO!
9:30 AM
18 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Halloween
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Wed, 31 Oct 2018
Argonaut Rides
5:00 PM
30 mi, 6 MB, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Various
Meet in South end of the strip mall parking lot near Cupertino Bike shop at 10625 S. Foothill Blvd. Cupertino, CA 95014. 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 5:00 PM sharp. Wet pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case. 31-10-2018 17:00:00 31-10-2018 19:00:00 6 ACTC: Argonaut Rides 30 mi, 6 MB , 3000 ft: Meet in South end of the strip mall parking lot near Cupertino Bike shop at 10625 S. Foothill Blvd. Cupertino, CA 95014. 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 5:00 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