• Ride to Rio (Fri 5/17-that's right, today @ 10AM LG)

    Los Gatos Valero

    Ride to Rio Join me Karen (=> https://www.meetup.com/GroupRides/members/210953195/) for an impromptu, smooth loop to Rio del Mar for a coffee, maybe a King Cone. - - - - - - NOT FOR NEWBIES - Appropriate for riders with 8-10k miles and/or 1-2 years seat time. • When: Friday 5/17, arrive 10 AM (for gas & greetings); KSU 10:30 AM. Let's start the ride with a full tank and empty bladder :-) • Where: Los Gatos Valero 16500 Los Gatos Blvd, Los Gatos, CA 95032 (408)[masked]https://maps.app.goo.gl/HQXc9uuRneVKgpK86 • Pace: Moderately Mellow, post rain roads, use your brains • Gear: Head to toe • Motorcycle: Yes, please bring one with you ;-) • Route: Shannon,Hicks, Camden,Almaden, McKean,Uvas,152,Casserly, Freedom, maybe White, RDM. Return 1N, SJ-Soquel, Summit, Old SCH, Home... • Lunch: Simple take out from Rio Market, or bring your own. Always wise to carry water/snacks. • Ride ends around 2:30 PM. +++++++++++++++++++ • Homework: Please read this important stuff → https://tinyurl.com/GRF-Etiquette • Here's how you can support "GroupRides" → http://www.meetup.com/GroupRides/pages/Support +++++++++++++++++++

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  • Picnic

    17287 Skyline Blvd

    🔹 WHEN: Saturday May 11th, meet at 9:13am KSU soon after 🔹 WHERE: Skywood Trading Post ⛽ 17287 Skyline Blvd, Woodside 🔹 PACE: intermediate 🔹 ROUTE: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29903039 🔹 LUNCH: picnic on Mt Umunhum 🍴 _______________________________ sunrise ☼ 6:05 ~ 20:05 ☽ sunset Will pause at The American Italian Deli in Los Gatos to purchase sandwiches then climb up to 3,400 ft for our picnic ... or pack a brown bag from home 🥪

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  • Cancelled******What goes with Pie?******Cancelled

    Ride is cancelled and we will re-schedule for a different weekend. We meet at Peet's in Los Gatos at the corner of Blossom Hill and Los Gatos Blvd at 9:30, KSU at 10am, for a Sweet and Short Sunday ride and will end up at the Gizdich Ranch for Pie, Ice cream and sandwiches. The ride will end with lunch. You can also bring your own lunch. Newbie friendly

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  • Mellow Ride: Napa / Berryessa / Turtle Rock (Sat 5/4 @ 11 AM, KSU Napa)

    Napa, Lake Berryessa & Turtle Rock Cafe Cinder (https://www.meetup.com/GroupRides/members/134287312/) will lead a small group at mellow and chill pace through choice North Bay moto roads leading to Lake Berryessa with lunch Turtle Rock. - - - - - - • When: Saturday 5/4, arrive 11 AM (for a soda, gossip and group hug); KSU 11:30ish. Let's start the ride with a full tank and an empty bladder :-) • Where: Tannery Bend Beerworks, 101 S Coombs St, Suite X, Napa, Tel (707)[masked] Map link >> https://goo.gl/maps/DSXbx2y4hKiR2d13A • Pace: Mellow. • Gear: Head to toe • Motorcycle: Yes, please bring one with you ;-) • Route: Superb back-roads in 707 area code. There will be stretches of smooth & creamy glorious tarmac, accompanied by twists & turns. This ride is appropriate for riders with >10K miles and >1-2 years of seat time. • Lunch: World famous Turtle Rock Cafe, and their delicious Egg Rolls Link: https://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowUserReviews-g32766-d4940260-r210825542-Turtle_Rock-Napa_Napa_Valley_California.html • Ride ends back in Napa. +++++++++++++++++++ • Homework: Please read these important stuff → https://tinyurl.com/GRF-Etiquette • Here's how you can support "GroupRides" → http://www.meetup.com/GroupRides/pages/Support +++++++++++++++++++

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  • Pie and Ice cream... Gizdich Ranch..(Sat 5/4, 9:30 AM ~ Los Gatos)

    Pie & Ice Cream. - - - - - - NOT FOR NEWBIES • When: Saturday 5/4, arrive 9:30 AM (for coffee, gossip and group hug); KSU 10:00 AM. Let's start the ride with a full tank and an empty bladder :-) • Where: Starbucks at Starbucks at 442 N. Santa Cruz Avenue · Los Gatos, Map link >> https://goo.gl/maps/6vHCgxi75jc1xgjj7 • Pace: Not too fast. Not too slow. Just Right. • Gear: Head to toe • Motorcycle: Yes, please bring one with you ;-) • Route: https://goo.gl/maps/yTWsqdRpRRpthGJg7 We will take Soquel and Old Santa Cruz San Jose back not 17 freeway. • Lunch: Gizdich Ranch. • Ride ends around 4 PM back in civilization. +++++++++++++++++++ • Homework: Please read these important stuff → https://tinyurl.com/GRF-Etiquette • Here's how you can support "GroupRides" → http://www.meetup.com/GroupRides/pages/Support +++++++++++++++++++

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  • Twisty Galore (with ice cream)

    Half Moon Bay Coffee Co

    Let's meet at the HMB Coffee Co. at 9:30AM, KSU 10. From there we will go south through all the super awesome twisties to Foster's in Boulder Creek for lunch (ice cream is acceptable for lunch). Ride will continue after lunch. - Not newbie friendly! Pre-ride for South Bay riders: Meet at 8:00. KSU 8:15 https://goo.gl/search/Starbucks+14410+Big+Basin+Way+Unit+D&hl=en 📍 Starbucks 14410 Big Basin Way Unit D (408)[masked] Thanks. Tom V.

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  • Go with the Flow... A Mellow Ride to The Junction (Fri 4/26 @ 9:30 AM, San Jose)

    Go with the Flow: A Mellow Group Ride to The Junction Karen (=> https://www.meetup.com/GroupRides/members/210953195/) will lead a small group through choice East Bay moto roads at a nice and mellow pace :-) - - - - - - NOT FOR NEWBIES - Appropriate for riders with 8-10k miles and/or 1-2 years seat time. • When: Friday 4/26, arrive 9:30 AM (for coffee, gossip and group hug); KSU 10:00 AM. Let's start the ride with a full tank and an empty bladder :-) • Where: Shell at 2510 Alum Rock Ave, San Jose, CA Map link >> https://goo.gl/maps/MVnyriWhMX2zRZuy8 • Pace: Moderately Mellow • Gear: Head to toe • Motorcycle: Yes, please bring one with you ;-) • Route: Start at Alum Rock/680 Shell, N. White/Piedmont to Sierra, Felter, Calaveras, 84, Livermore (gas), Mines, The Junction, 130, Mt Ham, Alum Rock, Home... • Lunch: At The Junction, or bring your own. Always wise to carry water/snacks. • Ride ends around 3 PM. +++++++++++++++++++ • Homework: Please read this important stuff → https://tinyurl.com/GRF-Etiquette • Here's how you can support "GroupRides" → http://www.meetup.com/GroupRides/pages/Support +++++++++++++++++++

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  • Saint Matthew

    325 Sharon Park Dr

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  • Rio del Mar Lunch Run (Fri 4/19, Los Gatos)

    Chevron (Corner of HWY 9 and N. Santa Cruz Ave)

    Will ride to Rio Delmar for lunch. • Pace: Not too fast. Not too slow. Just Right. • Gear: Head to toe • Motorcycle: Yes, please bring one with you ;-) • Route: Gnarly superb semi-technical back-roads in 650, 408 and 831 area codes. There will be stretches of smooth & creamy glorious tarmac, accompanied by some bumps, twists & turns with a splash of diminishing radius. This ride is appropriate for riders with >10K miles and >1 year of seat time. → https://goo.gl/maps/j9kMkxCTcKof9aeL9 • Lunch: Lunch stop in Rio del Mar. • Ride ends around 4 PM back in civilization. +++++++++++++++++++ • Homework: Please read these important stuff → https://tinyurl.com/GRF-Etiquette • Here's how you can support "GroupRides" → http://www.meetup.com/GroupRides/pages/Support +++++++++++++++++++

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