Meet John Langbein ([masked]) at 8:30 AM at[masked] Research Dr, Livermore, CA 94550. Driving directions: RT 580 east; after Livermore, Take Vasco RD South(!).
Drive 2.2 miles and turn right on Research Dr. (an industrial park). The ride goes east over the hills towards Tracy, skirts Tracy into the central valley, where we might catch a trail wind to Patterson. From there, we climb to The Junction and Mines Rd, then back to Livermore. All rural roads, great scenery, especially in the spring. Most of the climbing/descending is in the last half of the ride including a 1-2 miles of 10%. Three stops including lunch. Please contact John the night before if interested.