Let's explore the best of the East Bay for those new (and not so new) to East Bay cycling, covering the Oakland/Berkeley hills and views, and popular wooded areas of Moraga and Orinda. There will be LOTS of climbing and descents.
Skyline and Grizzly Peak
• Tunnel Road
• Grizzly Peak
• Inspiration Point
• Wildcat Canyon
• Portion of the 3 Bears
• Happy Valley
• Lafayette-Moraga Trail
• Pinehurst Rd. ("most famous" climb to get you from Contra Costa to Alameda County)
• Skyline Blvd.
Details: 55 miles, 4100 ft. climb, 12-14 MPH. We will wait 10 min. to regroup at top of hills and cross-roads.
Bring: Water, lytes, snacks, tube, helmet, money, strong legs
Meet: 19th St. BART Station at 9:00. Depart 9:15 sharp.
Planned Stops: Piedmont (food/restrooms,) Tilden Park (water/restrooms,) Inspiration Point (restrooms,) Moraga (food/restrooms.)
Canyon, CA Post Office