• Backroads Meandering

    Walgreens

    ***Rain Cancels Ride*** Come join me for a spirited morning ride to the Flower Farm Cafe. Distance: 40miles w/ 2000ft gain est. Avg Speed: 15-17mph Rider Level: Advanced Meet @ 6:45 for a 7:00am Rollout. No Sweep but many regroup opportunities. https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29712709 Please print your own cue sheet, I will not bring any with me! ***Disclaimer*** Please come prepared with spare tubes, pump or CO2, tire levers, multitool, fuel, etc... Helmets and a positive attitude are required!

  • DEER VALLEY - STARBUCK RD. RIDE

    3700 Sheridan Rd

    DEER VALLEY - STARBUCK RD. RIDE Terrain: surface streets, some rural roads with no bike lanes C = Moderate/Hilly: A challenge for the average rider Distance: 16.7 Miles Elevation Gain: Approx 1645 feet Speed: 10-12 MPH average with the intent to stay together Rider Level: Strong Beginner and up Sweep: No. Plenty of re-grouping spots. Rollout: 9:30 am Sharp Beautiful El Dorado County back roads ride. Short but fun ride. **Rain will cancel ride** Bring helmet, water, and flat tire repair kit. Here's the route. Please print it or download it to your Garmin if needed: https://ridewithgps.com/trips/29845226

  • B73 - Rocklin to Foresthill

    Walgreens

    Distance: 73 miles Elevation: 6,800ft per RwGPS Speed: 14-16 mph average Rider Level: Advanced Sweep: No Rest Stop: Worton's Foresthill 7:15am Meetup / 7:30am Sharp Rollout This is a front-loaded climbing ride going from Rocklin to Worton's Market in Foresthill via Shirland Tract and the Confluence. We will have a food stop in Foresthill, and water stops along the way. This is a no sweep ride, but we will regroup a few times, and as needed on the climbs. I will stop for mechanicals. Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29678157 Please print your own route sheet! Standard Disclaimer: helmets required, bring food & water, cash, and repair stuff to be self-sufficient. You should be comfortable riding roads with auto traffic, and some with little or no shoulder.

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  • DEER VALLEY - STARBUCK RD. RIDE

    3700 Sheridan Rd

    DEER VALLEY - STARBUCK RD. RIDE Terrain: surface streets, some rural roads with no bike lanes C = Moderate/Hilly: A challenge for the average rider Distance: 16.7 Miles Elevation Gain: Approx 1645 feet Speed: 10-12 MPH average with the intent to stay together Rider Level: Strong Beginner and up Sweep: No. Plenty of re-grouping spots. Rollout: 9:30 am Sharp Beautiful El Dorado County back roads ride. Short but fun ride. **Rain will cancel ride** Bring helmet, water, and flat tire repair kit. Here's the route. Please print it or download it to your Garmin if needed: https://ridewithgps.com/trips/29845226

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  • Party Pardee 50k/100k

    Charles Howard Park

    This is the 27th annual Party Pardee Metric hosted by the Sacramento Bike Hikers. The event offers two distances, a 100k and a 50k. This is a very scenic and well supported ride. Full information about the ride and registration is available at: http://www.bikehikers.com/PPC/PPC.html NOTE: I am posting this only to allow people interested in this event to see who else is going and possibly coordinate a group ride. I am NOT riding this event. Use the event comments to communicate with other riders.

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  • Deer Valley / Rescue FD ride.

    3700 Sheridan Rd

    DEER VALLEY - RESCUE FD - STARBUCK RD. RIDE Terrain: surface streets, some rural roads with no bike lanes C = Moderate/Hilly: A challenge for the average rider Distance: 25.6 Miles Elevation Gain: Approx 2642 feet Speed: 10-11 MPH average with the intent to stay together Rider Level: Strong Beginner and up Sweep: Yes. Plenty of re-grouping spots. Rollout: 10:15 am Sharp Beautiful El Dorado County back roads ride. Casual pace, with a snack break at the Rescue Fire Department ( and water refill if needed ). **Rain will cancel ride** Bring helmet, water, and flat tire repair kit. Here's the route. Please print it or download it to your Garmin if needed: https://ridewithgps.com/trips/28734256

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  • B90 - Rocklin to Grass Valley Loop

    Walgreens

    Distance: 90 miles Elevation: 6,800ft per RwGPS Speed: 14-16 mph average Rider Level: Advanced Sweep: No Rest Stop: Grass Valley 7:15am Meetup / 7:30am Sharp Rollout Forecast looks great, but rain will cancel. This is a front-loaded climbing ride going from Rocklin to Grass Valley via Meadow Vista and Dog Bar Rd. Once we get to Grass Valley, it's mostly downhill (few rollers) to get all the way home. We will have a short food stop in Grass Valley, and water stops along the way. This is a no sweep ride, but we will regroup a few times, and as needed on the climbs. I will stop for mechanicals. Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27903342 Please print your own route sheet! Standard Disclaimer: helmets required, bring food & water, cash, and repair stuff to be self-sufficient. You should be comfortable riding roads with auto traffic, and some with little or no shoulder.

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  • Meet at Karen's Bakery! Today 3:15 American River Trail

    Meet at Karen's Bakery 3:15, leave 3:30. 12.5 miles out, 12.5 miles back.

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  • Mix Canyon Climb

    Steady Eddys Coffee House

    ***Rain Cancels Ride*** Come join me for an epic local climb, Mix Canyon. Distance: 72miles w/ 5500ft gain est. Avg Speed: 15-17mph Rider Level: Advanced Meet @ 7:45 in front of Steady Eddy's for a 8:00am Rollout. No Sweep but many regroup opportunities. https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29520057 Please print your own cue sheet, I will not bring any with me! ***Disclaimer*** Please come prepared with spare tubes, pump or CO2, tire levers, multitool, fuel, etc... Helmets and a positive attitude are required!

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  • Deer Valley / Rescue FD ride.

    3700 Sheridan Rd

    DEER VALLEY - RESCUE FD - STARBUCK RD. RIDE Terrain: surface streets, some rural roads with no bike lanes C = Moderate/Hilly: A challenge for the average rider Distance: 25.6 Miles Elevation Gain: Approx 2642 feet Speed: 10-11 MPH average with the intent to stay together Rider Level: Strong Beginner and up Sweep: Yes. Plenty of re-grouping spots. Rollout: 10:15 am Sharp Beautiful El Dorado County back roads ride. Casual pace, with a snack break at the Rescue Fire Department ( and water refill if needed ). **Rain will cancel ride** Bring helmet, water, and flat tire repair kit. Here's the route. Please print it or download it to your Garmin if needed: https://ridewithgps.com/trips/28734256