Pine Flat Road Part 3. Highest point.
The last 17% grade part is the toughest climb I've ever done. There were perhaps ~10 riders in the area, three made it up. John from WW E group + a rider in blue. I had to stop and recover halfway...
We are a Palo Alto-based recreational road cycling club that rides throughout the South Bay and Peninsula area. Established in 1968, we welcome riders of all abilities and interests. Please take a look at the "Pages" tab on the home page to learn about our ride rating system and our club.
The Sequoia Century, sponsored by the Western Wheelers Bicycle Club, is one of the most challenging and beautiful rides in the San Francisco Bay area.
Riders will travel through Stevens Canyon, past redwood forests and through small towns to the Pacific Ocean. After a ride along the coast, riders again pass through rural areas and forests ascending Tunitas Creek Road climbing to Skyline, descending Kings Mountain, and back to the start. Total distances range from 70 to 120 miles, while climbs range from 6700 to 10,000 feet. All routes start from Foothill College in Los Altos Hills, CA. Lunch, post-ride meal, SAG, rest and water stops.