Fremont Older Friday ~ Early Evening Ride

  • May 24, 2013 · 4:00 PM
  • This location is shown only to members

This ride will be at a very mellow pace.

An optional gathering at a nearby pizza place for rehydration & food may follow after the rides.

This will be an early ride due to such a large demand to ride at the 6 PM time. If you are off work early and want to switch, please do so early enough to allow someone to take the 6 PM time spot.

RSVPing for a ride and not showing will get you moved to the wait list on the next ride you do wish to go on. Please be courteous and drop out early enough to give the more reliable riders a chance to adjust their schedules and attend.

Meet at the Fremont Older Preserve parking lot on Prospect Road in Cupertino by the information sign. Arrive early as the parking lot does fill up This will be about a 60- 90 minute/5-7 mile ride. Hope everyone will join me for a fun ride. Bring water and be sure your bike is ready to ride.

 

Tires roll at 4:13 PM or sooner if all YES RSVP's are present.
This is a great place for a good workout.

Ride Details
Difficulty as noted in my Mtn Biking guide book is: "Easy to moderate, with smooth wide trails for beginners and a few short single-tracks. On my scale of 1-5, 1 being easy - this may be a 2-3.

Remember, all riders need to be members of Meetup.com & South Bay Mountain Bike Group. Guest are no longer allowed. All riders need to RSVP as a member.

Directions:
Exit Highway 85 at De Anza Boulevard. (From northbound Hwy. 85 turn left on De Anza Blvd. and from southbound Hwy. 85 turn right on De Anza Blvd.) Travel west on De Anza Blvd. (toward the mountains) for about 0.5 miles. Turn right on Prospect Rd. Then at the first stop sign, turn left and cross the railroad tracks to remain on Prospect Rd. Follow Prospect Road uphill for 1.3 miles, turning left after the Saratoga Country Club, until you reach the preserve parking lot.

Rain upto 48 hours before may cancel the ride. I will post an update here by 12 PM the day of the ride.

***Please remember, a helmet is required for all our rides***

Release of Liability:

By joining this event, you hereby RELEASE and DISCHARGE it's owners, principals, affiliates, presenters, organizer, assistant organizer, hosts and participants from any and all liability, claims, demands or causes of action that you now have, or may have in the future, for injuries, damages, death and/or economic loss of any kind or nature, arising in whole or in part out of the activities, advice or information contained herein. You further agree that if you or someone under your supervision uses the information on this website you assume all risks of injury, damage, and economic loss, without limitation, and release providers from all liability therefore.

Join or login to comment.

  • Michelle

    This was a really nice mellow evening ride. A fine group of riders, and good memories and stories shared. :-)

    May 25, 2013

  • Louis M.

    THANKS RAY!

    May 24, 2013

  • ER

    Ray, just leaving work. Will catch up with you guys.

    May 24, 2013

  • Jeff L

    Ray-
    Have a great ride and see you out there soon. I think a salute is in order for your strong work as leader of the group. Take care.
    -Jeff

    May 24, 2013

  • Joe S.

    I'm on the 6:00 ride but will switch to this one if possible.

    May 24, 2013

  • Damon

    Not able to get out of work in time. I'll be arriving at 5 PM.

    May 24, 2013

  • Damon

    Sounds fun to me.

    May 23, 2013

  • David D.

    This will be my first ride with SBMBG, and the first time my tires have seen dirt this year.

    I'm looking forward to riding with the group!

    May 22, 2013

  • Ralf P.

    I crashed today and myself and my bike got trashed.

    May 22, 2013

  • Sam

    I cannot make it at 4.00 pm but will be riding with some friends at 5.00 pm. I look forward to meeting Ray and the gang at Fremont Older.

    May 21, 2013

  • Ralf P.

    I may get there at 3pm and do my standard workout and then join you all at 4pm.

    May 21, 2013

11 went

Our Sponsors

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Create a Meetup Group and meet new people

Get started Learn more
Bill

I started the group because there wasn't any other type of group like this. I've met some great folks in the group who have become close friends and have also met some amazing business owners.

Bill, started New York City Gay Craft Beer Lovers

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy