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.
Members from Bike the Bay will be joining us
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