full moon ride in Marin Headlands

Hi everyone, I hope those of you with lights (or who can borrow some) can join us for this full moon night ride on the evening of Monday, July 22!

We'll meet at the Velo Rouge Cafe (address above) and then ride through the Presidio on the Bay Area Ridge Trail to the Golden Gate Bridge, over the bridge and up Conzelman Drive, and then do a loop in the Marin Headlands consisting of Coastal Trail, Miwok, Old Springs, Marincello, Bobcat, back to the bridge on Bunker Road and back to SF across the bridge and through the Presidio. All these trails are legal.

The ride is roughly 24 miles total on a combination of paved roads, bike paths, fire roads, and a little bit of singletrack. None of the trail sections are highly technical, but it is not a beginner ride due to the lighting conditions.

We should get back to SF by around 11:00 p.m.

Please bring a helmet and good lights (i.e. lights strong enough to light up the trail in front of you). We'll ride at a social pace with no rider left behind. Here is one good resource for mountain bike lighting:

http://reviews.mtbr.com/2013-bike-lights-shootout

I am limiting the group size to 10 just because of the length of the ride and my desire to keep the group together from start to finish. Hope to see you for the full moon!

Please read the group's responsibility and liability statement, as always:

http://www.meetup.com/San-Francisco-Mountain-Bikers/pages/Responsibility_and_Liability_statement/

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  • Ollie

    Perfect conditions + rabbits/deer - you guys missed out!

    1 · July 22, 2013

  • Ryan L.

    Alright, we are leaving Velo Rouge, you can still catch us at the bridge if you head straight there through the Presidio!

    July 22, 2013

    • Jason

      Man! I totally forgot that was tonight . Had a long day of work. Sorry Ryan.

      July 22, 2013

  • Ryan L.

    Jason, you still planning to meet at the Velo Rouge?

    July 22, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    sorry to bail:( i'm forced to take tonight's "on call".

    July 22, 2013

  • Ollie

    Hey guys - I'd like to pick this up at the bridge if possible - let me know what time - thanks!

    July 18, 2013

    • Ryan L.

      Hey Ollie, that's totally cool -- we should get there around 8:25.

      July 19, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I wish this was on a Friday!

    July 5, 2013

  • Jeanette

    Darn! I'm out of town again. Hope there's more moon than fog.

    July 1, 2013

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