Details: ~60 miles, 12-13 MPH average pace, 16+ Mph on flats, ~ 5500 feet elevation gain. 10 min. wait max at the top of hills.
Meet: 9:15 AM Ashby BART, Depart 9:30 AM. I ride a black and silver bike with a yellow bag on the back. I will be upstairs from the station entrance on Adaline. Stops: One quick bathrooms/water stop in Moraga. We will stop for lunch in Lafayette.
Route: http://www.strava.com/routes/291905 I may change things up slightly.
Make sure you know the route well enough to get back if you lose the group. We will wait for up to 10 minutes at the top of hills. There will be chances to bail at Orinda, Lafayette, or Pleasant Hill, BART if you are unable to complete the ride (around miles 24-33).
Hazards: While I have tried to pick fairly quiet roads, we will be sharing the road with cars in places. You are responsible for your own safety.
Bring: Tube, pump, two bottles water, snacks, helmet, warm clothing.
Rain or drizzle cancels.