We'll ride the loop this time around to Woodside and have lunch at Buck's.
The meetup spot will be Starbuck's Coffee at 442 N. Santa Cruz Ave., Los Gatos, chitchat a bit, and then head out for lunch at Buck's of Woodside.
Here are some interesting articles about Buck's and Woodside.
Buck's Restaurant - Woodside
Buck's of Woodside
Checking A Tech Bellwether: Buck's Restaurant
Woodside, California - History and culture
Tipi's made in Woodside? Yes, at Salcedo Custom Tipi
http://www.salcedocustomtipi.com/show.php - Then click Play.
The date of this ride is Wednesday April 16. KSU 10:00am.
The route to Buck's of Woodside (route map) consists of the ride from Starbuck's at Los Gatos, right onto Rt. 9, left on Rt. 9 Big Basin Way in Saratoga to Skyline Blvd., right onto Skyline Blvd. to Rt. 92 and right on Rt. 92 - Half Moon Bay Road around the north end of Upper Crystal Springs Reservoir, then bear right onto Ralston Ave. and right onto Canada Rd. to Woodside. Make a right onto Rt. 84 and an immediate right into Buck's of Woodside (parking area).
The route back (route map) will be from Buck's, right on Rt. 84 to the top of the hill at Alice's, left onto Skyline Blvd. to Rt. 9, left onto Rt. 9 to the Big Basin Way 76 in Saratoga.
The end, ...and yet the beginning of the ride. :-)>