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There are 147 Rides for Nov 2014
Sat, 1 Nov 2014
Spare the Air Day
5:00 AM
Any mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Utility Ride
Do a Utility Ride on any Spare the Air Day and get club credit for your miles & grizzly. I'll announce StADs to the elist, or sign up for alerts at http://www.sparetheair.org/ . Email or call in your miles to me and I'll compile them and send them in - separate emails for each StAD preferred, multiple riders in one email is fine. 01-11-2014 05:00:00 01-11-2014 06:00:00 6 ACTC: Spare the Air Day Any mi, 1 L : Do a Utility Ride on any Spare the Air Day and get club credit for your miles & grizzly. I'll announce StADs to the elist, or sign up for alerts at http://www.sparetheair.org/ . Email or call in your miles to me and I'll compile them and send them in - separate emails for each StAD preferred, multiple riders in one email is fine. Jenn Rodriguez jennrod12@gmail.com 408-243-2646 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jenn Rodriguez
jennrod12@gmail.com 408-243-2646
Sat, 1 Nov 2014
Salinas Loop and Fremont Peak
8:00 AM
84 mi, 5 M-MB, 5400 ft
Billy Goat
Carr/Anzar,San Juan Grade,Fremont Peak
Jon Kaplan
jkaplan999@gmail.com 408-828-0344
Sat, 1 Nov 2014
Breakfast Ride
8:30 AM
14 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Breakfast Ride
Meet at Campbell Park - Gilman and Campbell Ave, west of Hwy 17. This (first Saturday of every month) ride is a great way to meet new people and see what the club is like. Bring a few dollars for your pancakes and coffee at the halfway point. 01-11-2014 08:30:00 01-11-2014 09:30:00 6 ACTC: Breakfast Ride 14 mi, 1 L : Meet at Campbell Park - Gilman and Campbell Ave, west of Hwy 17. This (first Saturday of every month) ride is a great way to meet new people and see what the club is like. Bring a few dollars for your pancakes and coffee at the halfway point. Ralph Coole 408-264-4937 false DD/MM/YYYY
Ralph Coole
408-264-4937
Sat, 1 Nov 2014
Big Sur Overnighter Day 2 or 2 Day Tour
9:00 AM
<95 mi, 4 M, <8000 ft
Billy Goat
Nacimiento-Ferguson
3 day version continues from Friday's listing, after breakfast at the Hacienda, for No SAG day tour choices, returning before 5 pm for our group dinner, prepared by us, at the Hacienda. Or drive our SAG and depart at 5 am to support incoming 2 day riders, starting at 7 am, and repeating Friday's itinerary. Proof of motorist insurance, govt. ID, sleep flexibility, and advance confirmed lodging (per leader) are a must. If SAG, then you may help drive, too. 01-11-2014 09:00:00 01-11-2014 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Big Sur Overnighter Day 2 or 2 Day Tour <95 mi, 4 M , <8000 ft: 3 day version continues from Friday's listing, after breakfast at the Hacienda, for No SAG day tour choices, returning before 5 pm for our group dinner, prepared by us, at the Hacienda. Or drive our SAG and depart at 5 am to support incoming 2 day riders, starting at 7 am, and repeating Friday's itinerary. Proof of motorist insurance, govt. ID, sleep flexibility, and advance confirmed lodging (per leader) are a must. If SAG, then you may help drive, too. Brian Chun bctlc8899@yahoo.com 650-938-1288 false DD/MM/YYYY
Brian Chun
bctlc8899@yahoo.com 650-938-1288
Sat, 1 Nov 2014
Tortoises Climbing Hills
10:00 AM
23-38 mi, 5 LM
Billy Goat
Empire Grade,Empire Grade Upper
These are interesting goats in the Santa Cruz Mountains, not visited a lot but well worth riding. Meet at the top of Felton Empire at Empire Grade, across from the fire station. We will go down Empire Grade to Santa Cruz and back (stopping for food and drink at Kelly's), then may take the option to continue past our starting place to ride north on easier (Level 4) Empire Grade Upper. Bring clothes suitable for the weather and some money for lunch. Please plan to ride with the group and take regroups. 01-11-2014 10:00:00 01-11-2014 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Tortoises Climbing Hills 23-38 mi, 5 LM : These are interesting goats in the Santa Cruz Mountains, not visited a lot but well worth riding. Meet at the top of Felton Empire at Empire Grade, across from the fire station. We will go down Empire Grade to Santa Cruz and back (stopping for food and drink at Kelly's), then may take the option to continue past our starting place to ride north on easier (Level 4) Empire Grade Upper. Bring clothes suitable for the weather and some money for lunch. Please plan to ride with the group and take regroups. Marcia Wire (408)395-0386 false DD/MM/YYYY
Marcia Wire
(408)395-0386
Sun, 2 Nov 2014
Big Sur Overnighter to Finish
8:00 AM
85-105 mi, 4 M-MB, ~7000 ft
Billy Goat
Carmel Valley,Cachagua Loop,Robinson Canyon
Brian Chun
bctlc8899@yahoo.com 650-938-1288
Sun, 2 Nov 2014
Ride To SF Before Taking Train Back
8:00 AM
61 mi, 3 M, 3300 ft
Grizzly Bear
Sawyer Camp Trail
***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** A scenic ride along the west foothills to San Francisco from Homestead High School in Cupertino. We will buy food from Chinatown and eat in Golden Gate Park. After lunch, take the train from SF (Adult $7.25 Senior $3.50) back to Mountain View and ride back to Cupertino. Ride starts at Homestead HS @ Homestead and Mary. Plenty of free parking at school parking lot. No one left behind, but should be able to ride @ 14-16 mph on flat roads ... slower up hills. Meet me 8:00AM @ Homestead High School (Homestead and Mary). Rain cancels ride. Link to complete info: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/jmq6f8ocv05v6ub/AABvxPyqnYl7sl6pAZOhwt6Ma?dl=0 Contact me with any questions: vincentwcwong@netscape.net, 408-829-6198 02-11-2014 08:00:00 02-11-2014 09:00:00 6 ACTC: Ride To SF Before Taking Train Back 61 mi, 3 M , 3300 ft: ***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** A scenic ride along the west foothills to San Francisco from Homestead High School in Cupertino. We will buy food from Chinatown and eat in Golden Gate Park. After lunch, take the train from SF (Adult $7.25 Senior $3.50) back to Mountain View and ride back to Cupertino. Ride starts at Homestead HS @ Homestead and Mary. Plenty of free parking at school parking lot. No one left behind, but should be able to ride @ 14-16 mph on flat roads ... slower up hills. Meet me 8:00AM @ Homestead High School (Homestead and Mary). Rain cancels ride. Link to complete info: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/jmq6f8ocv05v6ub/AABvxPyqnYl7sl6pAZOhwt6Ma?dl=0 Contact me with any questions: vincentwcwong@netscape.net, 408-829-6198 Vincent Wong false DD/MM/YYYY
Vincent Wong
Sun, 2 Nov 2014
Lunch in Half Moon Bay
9:00 AM
57 mi, 5 M, 5500 ft
Billy Goat
Old La Honda East,Higgins/Purisima,Lobitos Creek,Tunitas Creek
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Sun, 2 Nov 2014
To Market, To Market
9:00 AM
20 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Los Gatos Maze
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Sun, 2 Nov 2014
East Side Hills
9:00 AM
30-50 mi, 6 MB-B
Billy Goat
Various
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Sun, 2 Nov 2014
Chasing Old Goats
9:00 AM
40 mi, 4 LM, 1000 ft
Billy Goat
Canada Loop
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** As always, you can modify the route to fit your fitness. We will start/finish our south county classics ride on the northerly side of the Concept Cyclery parking lot at the northwest corner of Dunne and Murphy Avenues. From San Jose, take Hw 101 south to the Dunne Av east exit. Cell408-476-7815 02-11-2014 09:00:00 02-11-2014 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Chasing Old Goats 40 mi, 4 LM , 1000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** As always, you can modify the route to fit your fitness. We will start/finish our south county classics ride on the northerly side of the Concept Cyclery parking lot at the northwest corner of Dunne and Murphy Avenues. From San Jose, take Hw 101 south to the Dunne Av east exit. Cell408-476-7815 John Blaine johntblaine@email.com 408-356-1592 false DD/MM/YYYY
John Blaine
johntblaine@email.com 408-356-1592
Sun, 2 Nov 2014
Riding the Eastside
9:30 AM
25 mi, 5 LM-M, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Sierra
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Join me for a ride on the Eastside! Meet at the Berryessa Community Center at 3050 Berryessa Road, San Jose. No lunch stop on this ride, so come prepared to do the distance with water and snacks. We will ride through Alum Rock Park to warm up before we climb Sierra. Expect a social ride with regroups. Wet pavement cancels. Please print your route sheet. http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2168650 02-11-2014 09:30:00 02-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Riding the Eastside 25 mi, 5 LM-M , 3000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Join me for a ride on the Eastside! Meet at the Berryessa Community Center at 3050 Berryessa Road, San Jose. No lunch stop on this ride, so come prepared to do the distance with water and snacks. We will ride through Alum Rock Park to warm up before we climb Sierra. Expect a social ride with regroups. Wet pavement cancels. Please print your route sheet. http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2168650 Diane Sanchez-Costello dsanchezcostello@gmail.com 408-483-6701 false DD/MM/YYYY
Diane Sanchez-Costello
dsanchezcostello@gmail.com 408-483-6701
Sun, 2 Nov 2014
J.A.M.B.A. Ride---Impromptu for Credit
10:00 AM
15+ mi, 4 LM
Mountain Goat
Henry Coe-Grizzly Gulch,Henry Coe-Tule Pond Trail
***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** This Sunday's (11-2-14) J.A.M.B.A. Ride will be in Henry Coe State Park. We will meet at 10:00 am in the Hunting Hollow parking lot, located off Gilroy Hot Springs Road. To get to the parking lot, go to Gilroy and head east on Leavesley Road for just a little more than one mile, turn left onto New Road & travel almost one mile, turn right onto Roop Road and continue driving. Continue past the Coyote Lake turn off, over the cattle guard, and go past the CDF/ fire station, veer left onto Gilroy Hot Springs Road, and turn at the next right turn into the Hunting Hollow parking lot. Usual drive (legal speed limit) time from San Jose is about one hour. This is an L/M Group Ride with no one left behind. Bring water and all necessary supplies. Hope to see you there. Richard Holtermann 408 826-2546 02-11-2014 10:00:00 02-11-2014 11:00:00 6 ACTC: J.A.M.B.A. Ride---Impromptu for Credit 15+ mi, 4 LM : ***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** This Sunday's (11-2-14) J.A.M.B.A. Ride will be in Henry Coe State Park. We will meet at 10:00 am in the Hunting Hollow parking lot, located off Gilroy Hot Springs Road. To get to the parking lot, go to Gilroy and head east on Leavesley Road for just a little more than one mile, turn left onto New Road & travel almost one mile, turn right onto Roop Road and continue driving. Continue past the Coyote Lake turn off, over the cattle guard, and go past the CDF/ fire station, veer left onto Gilroy Hot Springs Road, and turn at the next right turn into the Hunting Hollow parking lot. Usual drive (legal speed limit) time from San Jose is about one hour. This is an L/M Group Ride with no one left behind. Bring water and all necessary supplies. Hope to see you there. Richard Holtermann 408 826-2546 Richard Holtermann mtbholt@yahoo.com 408-826-2546 false DD/MM/YYYY
Richard Holtermann
mtbholt@yahoo.com 408-826-2546
Mon, 3 Nov 2014
On Orbit Clouds Observation
7:00 AM
9 mi, 6 LM, 1760 ft
Billy Goat
On Orbit
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** From the top of On Orbit Road, some mornings, a person can look down on clouds in the valleys on three sides. Meet at the south corner of St. Andrew's Church parking lot, across from the library on Saratoga Ave near Fruitvale. Ride Leader will arrive around 6:55 with signup sheet for 7AM departure. All paces welcome. Faster riders need not wait for ride leader. [Route Sheet] [Map] 03-11-2014 07:00:00 03-11-2014 08:00:00 6 ACTC: On Orbit Clouds Observation 9 mi, 6 LM , 1760 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** From the top of On Orbit Road, some mornings, a person can look down on clouds in the valleys on three sides. Meet at the south corner of St. Andrew's Church parking lot, across from the library on Saratoga Ave near Fruitvale. Ride Leader will arrive around 6:55 with signup sheet for 7AM departure. All paces welcome. Faster riders need not wait for ride leader. [Route Sheet] [Map] Lou Galbiati lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606 false DD/MM/YYYY
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Mon, 3 Nov 2014
Joyride
9:30 AM
25 mi, 2 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Coyote Creek Trail
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Mon, 3 Nov 2014
Alviso-Guadalupe River IMPROMPTU
9:30 AM
42 mi, 1 M
Grizzly Bear
Alviso
***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Meet at the Light Rail Station on Coleman Road across from Almaden Lake. We will ride the Guadalupe Bike Pathway to Alviso and return using the same route. Lunch will be at Five Guys on North 1st Street just off the bike pathway near highway 237. There are other options for lunch/drinks in the same shopping center. Ride co-leaders are Leo Hartung (408-997-1979) and Bob Head (408-218-6556). 03-11-2014 09:30:00 03-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Alviso-Guadalupe River IMPROMPTU 42 mi, 1 M : ***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Meet at the Light Rail Station on Coleman Road across from Almaden Lake. We will ride the Guadalupe Bike Pathway to Alviso and return using the same route. Lunch will be at Five Guys on North 1st Street just off the bike pathway near highway 237. There are other options for lunch/drinks in the same shopping center. Ride co-leaders are Leo Hartung (408-997-1979) and Bob Head (408-218-6556). Tom Green tomgreen997@yahoo.com 408-997-1939 false DD/MM/YYYY
Tom Green
tomgreen997@yahoo.com 408-997-1939
Mon, 3 Nov 2014
Gruess Goat
9:30 AM
30 mi, 5 L-LM
Billy Goat
Various
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** We'll be flexible today and greet whichever goats in the Los Altos Hills that you fancy. Choose your preference and we'll ride as many or as few as you feel up to. If you're not sure of the route, send the goatherd your wishes the day before, and he'll work up a plan. Start/finish at McKenzie Park in Los Altos, off Foothill Expy near Springer. 03-11-2014 09:30:00 03-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Gruess Goat 30 mi, 5 L-LM : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** We'll be flexible today and greet whichever goats in the Los Altos Hills that you fancy. Choose your preference and we'll ride as many or as few as you feel up to. If you're not sure of the route, send the goatherd your wishes the day before, and he'll work up a plan. Start/finish at McKenzie Park in Los Altos, off Foothill Expy near Springer. Ed Irvine edwirvine@gmail.com 408-807-1494 false DD/MM/YYYY
Ed Irvine
edwirvine@gmail.com 408-807-1494
Tue, 4 Nov 2014
On Orbit Clouds Observation
7:00 AM
9 mi, 6 LM, 1760 ft
Billy Goat
On Orbit
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** From the top of On Orbit Road, some mornings, a person can look down on clouds in the valleys on three sides. Meet at the south corner of St. Andrew's Church parking lot, across from the library on Saratoga Ave near Fruitvale. Ride Leader will arrive around 6:55 with signup sheet for 7AM departure. All paces welcome. Faster riders need not wait for ride leader. [Route Sheet] [Map] 04-11-2014 07:00:00 04-11-2014 08:00:00 6 ACTC: On Orbit Clouds Observation 9 mi, 6 LM , 1760 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** From the top of On Orbit Road, some mornings, a person can look down on clouds in the valleys on three sides. Meet at the south corner of St. Andrew's Church parking lot, across from the library on Saratoga Ave near Fruitvale. Ride Leader will arrive around 6:55 with signup sheet for 7AM departure. All paces welcome. Faster riders need not wait for ride leader. [Route Sheet] [Map] Lou Galbiati lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606 false DD/MM/YYYY
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Tue, 4 Nov 2014
Elect This!
9:30 AM
24 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Election Day
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Tue, 4 Nov 2014
Almaden Explorer
10:00 AM
25+ mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
John Mazzella
408-906-9084
Tue, 4 Nov 2014
Tortoises Climbing Hills
10:00 AM
40 mi, 4 LM
Billy Goat
Calaveras/Lower,Calaveras/Upper,Calaveras/Backside
For a leisurely ride over Calaveras to Sunol meet at the north end of the Target parking lot at Landess and Morrill in Milpitas (to your right as you exit Hwy 680 North). We'll get lunch in a cafe in Sunol before returning. Please plan to ride with the group and take regroups. Phone me before Monday if you have a question or want to arrange a carpool. Bring plenty of water for the ride. 04-11-2014 10:00:00 04-11-2014 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Tortoises Climbing Hills 40 mi, 4 LM : For a leisurely ride over Calaveras to Sunol meet at the north end of the Target parking lot at Landess and Morrill in Milpitas (to your right as you exit Hwy 680 North). We'll get lunch in a cafe in Sunol before returning. Please plan to ride with the group and take regroups. Phone me before Monday if you have a question or want to arrange a carpool. Bring plenty of water for the ride. Marcia Wire (408)395-0386 false DD/MM/YYYY
Marcia Wire
(408)395-0386
Tue, 4 Nov 2014
South County Old Goats
10:00 AM
32 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Election Day
Join us for our monthly ride to a local golf course for lunch. We'll be riding Uvas Rd. to Bailey, south on the bike path to Coyote Creek Golf Course. Meet in Morgan Hill. Take Tennant exit (west off 101), left on Monterey Rd., 2nd right into parking lot (between TJ Maxx and McD's). LM pace with regroups. 04-11-2014 10:00:00 04-11-2014 11:00:00 6 ACTC: South County Old Goats 32 mi, 2 LM : Join us for our monthly ride to a local golf course for lunch. We'll be riding Uvas Rd. to Bailey, south on the bike path to Coyote Creek Golf Course. Meet in Morgan Hill. Take Tennant exit (west off 101), left on Monterey Rd., 2nd right into parking lot (between TJ Maxx and McD's). LM pace with regroups. Kris Thompson ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696 false DD/MM/YYYY
Kris Thompson
ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696
Tue, 4 Nov 2014
Our Favorite Kids
10:00 AM
67 mi, 5 M, 5500 ft
Billy Goat
Del Puerto Canyon,Mines
The days are getting shorter and cooler. Let's squeeze in this, the longest Our Favorite Kids ride, while the days are mild. Your 52 mile short option only does Mines. A long option adds about 10 miles on Del Valle. Call for car pooling to the start/finish. Driving from San Jose take US 680 north; exit rt on Hw 84 (Vallecitos Rd); turn rt at Isabel to stay on Vallecitos; changes to Holmes; rt on Concannon Bl; rt on Tesla Rd; rt on Mines Rd; lt off Mines onto Del Vallle Rd; park in the dirt area on the rt, 1/4 mile past the intersection. 04-11-2014 10:00:00 04-11-2014 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 67 mi, 5 M , 5500 ft: The days are getting shorter and cooler. Let's squeeze in this, the longest Our Favorite Kids ride, while the days are mild. Your 52 mile short option only does Mines. A long option adds about 10 miles on Del Valle. Call for car pooling to the start/finish. Driving from San Jose take US 680 north; exit rt on Hw 84 (Vallecitos Rd); turn rt at Isabel to stay on Vallecitos; changes to Holmes; rt on Concannon Bl; rt on Tesla Rd; rt on Mines Rd; lt off Mines onto Del Vallle Rd; park in the dirt area on the rt, 1/4 mile past the intersection. Jerome Woehl jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Tue, 4,11,18,25 Nov 2014
Metcalf Mauler
2:30 PM
21 mi, 5 M, 2150 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf,Yerba Buena/Hassler
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Kim Carr
kcarr0141@msn.com
Tue, 4,11,18,25 Nov 2014
Late Metcalf
4:15 PM
18 mi, 5 M
Billy Goat
Metcalf,Yerba Buena/Hassler
Arturo Cruz
artcruz49er@gmail.com 831-628-3666
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com
Wed, 5 Nov 2014
On Orbit Clouds Observation
7:00 AM
9 mi, 6 LM, 1760 ft
Billy Goat
On Orbit
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** From the top of On Orbit Road, some mornings, a person can look down on clouds in the valleys on three sides. Meet at the south corner of St. Andrew's Church parking lot, across from the library on Saratoga Ave near Fruitvale. Ride Leader will arrive around 6:55 with signup sheet for 7AM departure. All paces welcome. Faster riders need not wait for ride leader. [Route Sheet] [Map] 05-11-2014 07:00:00 05-11-2014 08:00:00 6 ACTC: On Orbit Clouds Observation 9 mi, 6 LM , 1760 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** From the top of On Orbit Road, some mornings, a person can look down on clouds in the valleys on three sides. Meet at the south corner of St. Andrew's Church parking lot, across from the library on Saratoga Ave near Fruitvale. Ride Leader will arrive around 6:55 with signup sheet for 7AM departure. All paces welcome. Faster riders need not wait for ride leader. [Route Sheet] [Map] Lou Galbiati lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606 false DD/MM/YYYY
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Wed, 5 Nov 2014
Wednesday Metcalf Mauler
9:30 AM
33 mi, 5 M
Billy Goat
Metcalf
Tom Green
tomgreen997@yahoo.com 408-997-1939
Wed, 5 Nov 2014
Riding the Eastside
9:30 AM
27 mi, 4 LM-M, 2450 ft
Billy Goat
Calaveras/Lower,Calaveras/Upper
Diane Sanchez-Costello
dsanchezcostello@gmail.com 408-483-6701
Wed, 5 Nov 2014
Nice and Easy
10:00 AM
20 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Shoreline Park
Linda Liebermann
zobie62@mac.com 408-374-1257
Wed, 5 Nov 2014
J.A.M.B.A. Ride---Impromptu for Credit
11:00 AM
10+ mi, 4 LM
Mountain Goat
Fremont Older Park
Richard Holtermann
mtbholt@yahoo.com 408-826-2546
Thu, 6 Nov 2014
On Orbit Clouds Observation
7:00 AM
9 mi, 6 LM, 1760 ft
Billy Goat
On Orbit
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** From the top of On Orbit Road, some mornings, a person can look down on clouds in the valleys on three sides. Meet at the south corner of St. Andrew's Church parking lot, across from the library on Saratoga Ave near Fruitvale. Ride Leader will arrive around 6:55 with signup sheet for 7AM departure. All paces welcome. Faster riders need not wait for ride leader. [Route Sheet] [Map] 06-11-2014 07:00:00 06-11-2014 08:00:00 6 ACTC: On Orbit Clouds Observation 9 mi, 6 LM , 1760 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** From the top of On Orbit Road, some mornings, a person can look down on clouds in the valleys on three sides. Meet at the south corner of St. Andrew's Church parking lot, across from the library on Saratoga Ave near Fruitvale. Ride Leader will arrive around 6:55 with signup sheet for 7AM departure. All paces welcome. Faster riders need not wait for ride leader. [Route Sheet] [Map] Lou Galbiati lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606 false DD/MM/YYYY
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Thu, 6 Nov 2014
Our Favorite Kids
9:00 AM
44 mi, 5 M, 6700 ft
Billy Goat
Mt Hamilton/Upper,Mt Hamilton/Back,Kincaid
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** This time next week Our Favorite Kids plan to finish climbing all the local goats twice in 2014. Today is the last time this year that we venture out on Mt Hamilton and Kincaid. If the day isn't too short for you, but the ride is, add in a ride to the start from the valley. Remember, our main start is at 9:00 - we leave the parking lot on the north side of Mt Hamilton Road, about a quarter mile east of the Grant Ranch main entrance. 06-11-2014 09:00:00 06-11-2014 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 44 mi, 5 M , 6700 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** This time next week Our Favorite Kids plan to finish climbing all the local goats twice in 2014. Today is the last time this year that we venture out on Mt Hamilton and Kincaid. If the day isn't too short for you, but the ride is, add in a ride to the start from the valley. Remember, our main start is at 9:00 - we leave the parking lot on the north side of Mt Hamilton Road, about a quarter mile east of the Grant Ranch main entrance. Jerome Woehl jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Thu, 6,13,20 Nov 2014
Thursday Trek
9:30 AM
12-26 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options of the South San Jose/Almaden Valley area. We will stop for snacks or a meal along the way. Meet at the Almaden light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield, behind the apartments. Rides will get progressively longer throughout the month with the first ride being the shortest and the last ride being the longest. Contact me if want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. 06-11-2014 09:30:00 06-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Thursday Trek 12-26 mi, 1 LM : Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options of the South San Jose/Almaden Valley area. We will stop for snacks or a meal along the way. Meet at the Almaden light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield, behind the apartments. Rides will get progressively longer throughout the month with the first ride being the shortest and the last ride being the longest. Contact me if want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. Stephanie Metz stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780 false DD/MM/YYYY
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Thu, 6,13,20,27 Nov 2014
Thursday Trainer
4:15 PM
25 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Pleasant,Aborn,Chaboya,Quimby East
Arturo Cruz
artcruz49er@gmail.com 831-628-3666
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com
Fri, 7 Nov 2014
On Orbit Clouds Observation
7:00 AM
9 mi, 6 LM, 1760 ft
Billy Goat
On Orbit
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** From the top of On Orbit Road, some mornings, a person can look down on clouds in the valleys on three sides. Meet at the south corner of St. Andrew's Church parking lot, across from the library on Saratoga Ave near Fruitvale. Ride Leader will arrive around 6:55 with signup sheet for 7AM departure. All paces welcome. Faster riders need not wait for ride leader. [Route Sheet] [Map] 07-11-2014 07:00:00 07-11-2014 08:00:00 6 ACTC: On Orbit Clouds Observation 9 mi, 6 LM , 1760 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** From the top of On Orbit Road, some mornings, a person can look down on clouds in the valleys on three sides. Meet at the south corner of St. Andrew's Church parking lot, across from the library on Saratoga Ave near Fruitvale. Ride Leader will arrive around 6:55 with signup sheet for 7AM departure. All paces welcome. Faster riders need not wait for ride leader. [Route Sheet] [Map] Lou Galbiati lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606 false DD/MM/YYYY
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Fri, 7 Nov 2014
TGIF
9:30 AM
25 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
Meet at the restroom at Almaden Lake Park (on the east side of the park) off Winfield at near Coleman and Winfield. We will do a leisurely ride out to Los Gatos, and down the Los Gatos Creek Trail to Willow Glen for coffee. This is a social ride, nobody left behind. You can park on the street or at the Park-n-Ride across Coleman to save a possible parking fee. 07-11-2014 09:30:00 07-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: TGIF 25 mi, 1 LM : Meet at the restroom at Almaden Lake Park (on the east side of the park) off Winfield at near Coleman and Winfield. We will do a leisurely ride out to Los Gatos, and down the Los Gatos Creek Trail to Willow Glen for coffee. This is a social ride, nobody left behind. You can park on the street or at the Park-n-Ride across Coleman to save a possible parking fee. Andy Leach aleachy@aol.com 408-268-7058 false DD/MM/YYYY
Andy Leach
aleachy@aol.com 408-268-7058
Fri, 7 Nov 2014
Friday Adventure Ride - Santa Cruz
9:30 AM
56 mi, 5 M
Billy Goat
Granite Creek,Mtn Charlie,Old Santa Cruz Hwy
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** This is a repeat of our popular Santa Cruz ride which will take us through Capitola and along the beach route into Santa Cruz. After lunch at the end of the Santa Cruz Wharf we will return on the other side of 17 over Mtn. Charlie. We will leave from, and return to, the Lexington Dam parking lot on Alma Bridge Rd. Ride is co-led by Tom Green, 997-1939, and Bob Head, 218-6556. Rain will cancel ride! 07-11-2014 09:30:00 07-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Friday Adventure Ride - Santa Cruz 56 mi, 5 M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** This is a repeat of our popular Santa Cruz ride which will take us through Capitola and along the beach route into Santa Cruz. After lunch at the end of the Santa Cruz Wharf we will return on the other side of 17 over Mtn. Charlie. We will leave from, and return to, the Lexington Dam parking lot on Alma Bridge Rd. Ride is co-led by Tom Green, 997-1939, and Bob Head, 218-6556. Rain will cancel ride! Leo Hartung leohartung@sbcglobal.net 408-997-1979 false DD/MM/YYYY
Leo Hartung
leohartung@sbcglobal.net 408-997-1979
Bob Head
bnbhead@comcast.net
Fri, 7 Nov 2014
Somewhere over the Rainbow
10:00 AM
25 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Saratoga Maze
A Social Ride led at an "LM" easy moderate pace which is: 12 to 14 mph on the flats. Our route will be south to Saratoga with a break at the Big Basin Cafe. The route has a few very short "bumps", it's NOT a flat ride. We will regroup as necessary, no one left behind. START at Bowers park, next to Juan Cabrillo middle school, Cabrillo Ave. and Morrison Ave., 1 block West of San Tomas Expy, Santa Clara. Use the driveway on the right of the Bowers Park sign. Questions: Call or Email * Rain Cancels 07-11-2014 10:00:00 07-11-2014 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Somewhere over the Rainbow 25 mi, 2 LM : A Social Ride led at an "LM" easy moderate pace which is: 12 to 14 mph on the flats. Our route will be south to Saratoga with a break at the Big Basin Cafe. The route has a few very short "bumps", it's NOT a flat ride. We will regroup as necessary, no one left behind. START at Bowers park, next to Juan Cabrillo middle school, Cabrillo Ave. and Morrison Ave., 1 block West of San Tomas Expy, Santa Clara. Use the driveway on the right of the Bowers Park sign. Questions: Call or Email * Rain Cancels Terry Kreiter tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185 false DD/MM/YYYY
Terry Kreiter
tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185
Sat, 8 Nov 2014
Livermore Wanderings
8:00 AM
62 mi, 4 M-MB, 4270 ft
Billy Goat
Patterson Pass,Corral Hollow,Del Valle
Jon Kaplan
jkaplan999@gmail.com 408-828-0344
Sat, 8 Nov 2014
Panoche Inn and Beyond!
8:30 AM
57+ mi, 4 LM-M
Billy Goat
Panoche East,Panoche West
This is the clubs semi-annual trek through cattle country out to Panoche Inn. Riders have the option of going all the way to New Idria (107 mi total), a shorter ride out to Mercy Hot Springs from the Inn or just out and back on Panoche Rd. Good sandwiches are available at the Inn. All paces welcome. Meet in Paicines (11 miles south of Hollister) corner of Highway 25 and Panoche Rd(J1). Co-Leader: Bob Thompson Sweep: John Blaine johntblaine@email.com 408-356-1592 [View Route Sheet] 08-11-2014 08:30:00 08-11-2014 09:30:00 6 ACTC: Panoche Inn and Beyond! 57+ mi, 4 LM-M : This is the clubs semi-annual trek through cattle country out to Panoche Inn. Riders have the option of going all the way to New Idria (107 mi total), a shorter ride out to Mercy Hot Springs from the Inn or just out and back on Panoche Rd. Good sandwiches are available at the Inn. All paces welcome. Meet in Paicines (11 miles south of Hollister) corner of Highway 25 and Panoche Rd(J1). Co-Leader: Bob Thompson Sweep: John Blaine johntblaine@email.com 408-356-1592 [View Route Sheet] Kris Thompson ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696 false DD/MM/YYYY
Kris Thompson
ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696
Sat, 8 Nov 2014
Goatbusters
8:30 AM
50 mi, 6 B, 5700 ft
Billy Goat
Moody,Ramona,Los Trancos Woods,Alpine East,Westridge
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Today the Goatbusters visit the Los Altos hills. Ride is led at B pace with no regroups. MB-pace or slower riders are welcome, but should expect to ride alone. Ride leader plans to do Alpine East twice, all other goats once. Meet at McKenzie Park on Fremont Ave in Los Altos. Route map is at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6426604 08-11-2014 08:30:00 08-11-2014 09:30:00 6 ACTC: Goatbusters 50 mi, 6 B , 5700 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Today the Goatbusters visit the Los Altos hills. Ride is led at B pace with no regroups. MB-pace or slower riders are welcome, but should expect to ride alone. Ride leader plans to do Alpine East twice, all other goats once. Meet at McKenzie Park on Fremont Ave in Los Altos. Route map is at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6426604 Dan Swanson dan@swanson.name 408-568-9784 false DD/MM/YYYY
Dan Swanson
dan@swanson.name 408-568-9784
Sat, 8 Nov 2014
Felter - Sierra
9:00 AM
33 mi, 5 M, 5020 ft
Billy Goat
Old Calaveras,Felter,Suncrest,Sierra
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Sat, 8 Nov 2014
Our Favorite Kids
9:00 AM
15-62 mi, 5 M, 1500-5500 ft
Billy Goat
Old La Honda East,Stage,Pescadero,Alpine West,Hwy 84 West,Old La Honda West
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** We'll ride from Woodside to the sea for a deli lunch in Pescadero. While there you can pick a return route that will beat the early sunset. The shortest return is on Hw 84 with traffic and the ride leader. Wooded serenity awaits on OLH west. The longer challenge is on Alpine Road. Driving directions to the start/finish: from SJ take Hwy 280 north; exit at Woodside Rd; left onto Woodside Rd; left on Whiskey Hill Rd; immediate right into parking lot behind the bank. 08-11-2014 09:00:00 08-11-2014 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 15-62 mi, 5 M , 1500-5500 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** We'll ride from Woodside to the sea for a deli lunch in Pescadero. While there you can pick a return route that will beat the early sunset. The shortest return is on Hw 84 with traffic and the ride leader. Wooded serenity awaits on OLH west. The longer challenge is on Alpine Road. Driving directions to the start/finish: from SJ take Hwy 280 north; exit at Woodside Rd; left onto Woodside Rd; left on Whiskey Hill Rd; immediate right into parking lot behind the bank. Jerome Woehl jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Sat, 8 Nov 2014
Giro d' Bici Bike Ride
10:00 AM
35-40-45 mi, 3 LM-M
Billy Goat
Bailey/Buffalo Hill,Bernal,Llagas/Willow Springs
Classic reservoir loop and a coffee stop in Morgan Hill. Shorter option on Oak Glen cuts off 5 miles. Longer option returns on Coyote Bike Path and adds 5 miles. Two and three Goat options have been added: Bernal, Llagas/Willow Spring. Ride at your own pace, directions provided. Meet at Bici Bike Shop, Cottle and Rochester Roads, San Jose. Maps and Cue sheet on the following links:
45-Mile Option http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1754653
40-Mile Option (Willow Spring/Llagas) http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2030773
35-Mile Option http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2036313 08-11-2014 10:00:00 08-11-2014 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Giro d' Bici Bike Ride 35-40-45 mi, 3 LM-M : Classic reservoir loop and a coffee stop in Morgan Hill. Shorter option on Oak Glen cuts off 5 miles. Longer option returns on Coyote Bike Path and adds 5 miles. Two and three Goat options have been added: Bernal, Llagas/Willow Spring. Ride at your own pace, directions provided. Meet at Bici Bike Shop, Cottle and Rochester Roads, San Jose. Maps and Cue sheet on the following links: 45-Mile Option http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1754653 40-Mile Option (Willow Spring/Llagas) http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2030773 35-Mile Option http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2036313 Ahmed Masood ahmedmasood@msn.com 408-219-7401 false DD/MM/YYYY
Ahmed Masood
ahmedmasood@msn.com 408-219-7401
Sat, 8 Nov 2014
Tortoises Climbing Hills
10:00 AM
52 mi, 4 LM
Billy Goat
Redwood,Skyline/Grizzly Peak,Grizzly Peak,Pinehurst,Pinehurst/Redwood
Starting at the Castro Valley Community Center and Park, we'll ride up along Skyline in the Oakland Hills to Berkeley and return. Spectacular views and not too steep riding. Bring plenty of water and food for the journey, since there's none available along the way. To get there take 880 north, 238 east, and just after its intersection with 580 get on Castro Valley Blvd eastbound, then left on Lake Chabot Rd. Go right on Quail Ave before Seven Hills Rd and right into the parking lot. Please call me before Friday evening if you need more information or want to carpool. 08-11-2014 10:00:00 08-11-2014 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Tortoises Climbing Hills 52 mi, 4 LM : Starting at the Castro Valley Community Center and Park, we'll ride up along Skyline in the Oakland Hills to Berkeley and return. Spectacular views and not too steep riding. Bring plenty of water and food for the journey, since there's none available along the way. To get there take 880 north, 238 east, and just after its intersection with 580 get on Castro Valley Blvd eastbound, then left on Lake Chabot Rd. Go right on Quail Ave before Seven Hills Rd and right into the parking lot. Please call me before Friday evening if you need more information or want to carpool. Marcia Wire (408)395-0386 false DD/MM/YYYY
Marcia Wire
(408)395-0386
Sat, 8 Nov 2014
Bici Bike Grizzly
10:00 AM
35 mi, 1 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Coyote Creek Trail
Larry Brandt
408-238-1649
William Betparoo
Sun, 9 Nov 2014
Goatbusters
9:00 AM
40 mi, 6 B, 5300 ft
Billy Goat
Welch Creek,Kilkare Rd
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Like Welch Creek? Like it twice? Today the Goatbusters head to Sunol for hill repeats on Welch Creek and Kilkare. Ride is led at B pace with no regroups. MB-pace or slower riders are welcome, but should expect to ride alone. Ride starts in the dirt area at the intersection of Welch Creek and Calaveras Rd. Route map is at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6426658 09-11-2014 09:00:00 09-11-2014 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Goatbusters 40 mi, 6 B , 5300 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Like Welch Creek? Like it twice? Today the Goatbusters head to Sunol for hill repeats on Welch Creek and Kilkare. Ride is led at B pace with no regroups. MB-pace or slower riders are welcome, but should expect to ride alone. Ride starts in the dirt area at the intersection of Welch Creek and Calaveras Rd. Route map is at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6426658 Dan Swanson dan@swanson.name 408-568-9784 false DD/MM/YYYY
Dan Swanson
dan@swanson.name 408-568-9784
Sun, 9 Nov 2014
East Side Hills
9:00 AM
30-50 mi, 6 MB-B
Billy Goat
Various
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Sun, 9 Nov 2014
Clayton Aborn Chaboya + Dessert
9:00 AM
35 mi, 6 LM
Billy Goat
Clayton,Aborn,Chaboya
Tony Le
atlevelo@gmail.com 408-286-9439
Sun, 9 Nov 2014
Coyote Hills via Alameda Creek Trail
9:30 AM
50 mi, 3 LM, 920 ft
Grizzly Bear
Alameda Creek Trail
Roxanna Dunn
roxanna_dunn@yahoo.com 408-251-0222
Sun, 9,16 Nov 2014
J.A.M.B.A. Ride
10:00 AM
15+ mi, 4 LM
Mountain Goat
Various
JUST ANOTHER MOUNTAIN BIKE ADVENTURE Ride. We will ride various selected dirt trails depending on rider input. Check the mtb@lists.actc.org site, or call between 9:00 pm & 10:00 pm the evening before for the starting location. Bring all necessary supplies. This is an LM/G ride---no one left behind. Hope to see you there. 09-11-2014 10:00:00 09-11-2014 11:00:00 6 ACTC: J.A.M.B.A. Ride 15+ mi, 4 LM : JUST ANOTHER MOUNTAIN BIKE ADVENTURE Ride. We will ride various selected dirt trails depending on rider input. Check the mtb@lists.actc.org site, or call between 9:00 pm & 10:00 pm the evening before for the starting location. Bring all necessary supplies. This is an LM/G ride---no one left behind. Hope to see you there. Richard Holtermann mtbholt@yahoo.com 408-826-2546 false DD/MM/YYYY
Richard Holtermann
mtbholt@yahoo.com 408-826-2546
Mon, 10 Nov 2014
Joyride
8:45 AM
20-40 mi, 1 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Guadalupe Creek Trail
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Now it's cooler, let's try a longer ride. Start at 8:45 at Almaden Light Rail on Coleman ROAD/Winfield. Or meet us at Panera on Coleman AVE by the Guadalupe Trail at 10 am for the 20 mile option. We will follow the Guadalupe River Trail/ Highway 87 bike path all the way to Alviso. Return is slightly shorter. Lunch at Panera on N 1st or Panera on Coleman. 10-11-2014 08:45:00 10-11-2014 09:45:00 6 ACTC: Joyride 20-40 mi, 1 L-LM : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Now it's cooler, let's try a longer ride. Start at 8:45 at Almaden Light Rail on Coleman ROAD/Winfield. Or meet us at Panera on Coleman AVE by the Guadalupe Trail at 10 am for the 20 mile option. We will follow the Guadalupe River Trail/ Highway 87 bike path all the way to Alviso. Return is slightly shorter. Lunch at Panera on N 1st or Panera on Coleman. Joy Owens joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896 false DD/MM/YYYY
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Tue, 11 Nov 2014
Mountain Goat Explorer
9:00 AM
10-30 mi, 4 LM
Mountain Goat
Various
Mabel Plesse
mplesse@sbcglobal.net 408-867-7782
Richard Holtermann
mtbholt@yahoo.com
Tue, 11 Nov 2014
A Pitance of Time
9:30 AM
~20 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Veterans Day
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Tue, 11 Nov 2014
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
51 mi, 6 M, 4200 ft
Billy Goat
Hecker Pass,Pole Line,Mt Madonna/Redwood Retreat,Mantelli/Blue Bell,Canada Loop
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** This south county mid-week ride should find mid morning traffic on Hecker Pass that isn't quite as thrilling as on busy week-ends. And a couple connecting newer goats - Mantelli/Blue Bell and Mt Madonna/Redwood Retreat add more peaceful escapes. The second half of the ride can again encounter heavy traffic while crossing the valley to the serine Canada goat. However, we'll take a route that's heavy on row crops, not rows of cars. Favorite short options do either the east or west half. Longer? Add Mt Madonna. Start/finish in the Nob Hill parking lot on First St (Hwy 152), northeasterly of Wren. Driving directions: from 101 take the Leavesly Rd exit west; left on Monterey Rd; right on First. 11-11-2014 09:30:00 11-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 51 mi, 6 M , 4200 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** This south county mid-week ride should find mid morning traffic on Hecker Pass that isn't quite as thrilling as on busy week-ends. And a couple connecting newer goats - Mantelli/Blue Bell and Mt Madonna/Redwood Retreat add more peaceful escapes. The second half of the ride can again encounter heavy traffic while crossing the valley to the serine Canada goat. However, we'll take a route that's heavy on row crops, not rows of cars. Favorite short options do either the east or west half. Longer? Add Mt Madonna. Start/finish in the Nob Hill parking lot on First St (Hwy 152), northeasterly of Wren. Driving directions: from 101 take the Leavesly Rd exit west; left on Monterey Rd; right on First. Jerome Woehl jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Tue, 11 Nov 2014
Tortoises Climbing Hills
10:00 AM
28 mi, 5 LM
Billy Goat
Old La Honda East,Skyline South 3,Bear Gulch West
Take 280 North, exit at Woodside Road and turn left, then park in Woodside behind the Pioneer Hotel to climb these goats. Bring plenty of water and something to munch on, then we'll stop for coffee or lunch afterwards. Please plan to ride with the group and take regroups. 11-11-2014 10:00:00 11-11-2014 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Tortoises Climbing Hills 28 mi, 5 LM : Take 280 North, exit at Woodside Road and turn left, then park in Woodside behind the Pioneer Hotel to climb these goats. Bring plenty of water and something to munch on, then we'll stop for coffee or lunch afterwards. Please plan to ride with the group and take regroups. Marcia Wire (408)395-0386 false DD/MM/YYYY
Marcia Wire
(408)395-0386
Tue, 11 Nov 2014
South County Old Goats
10:00 AM
30 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Veterans Day
Meet in Morgan Hill in the shopping center between TJMaxx and McD's. Take Tennant Ave. exit off 101. Head west, turn left at Monterey Rd and then second right into parking lot. We'll head south to San Martin before cycling up the bike path to Metcalf Park. Then it's back to MH on Santa Teresa. Lunch at Erik's Deli in MH. 11-11-2014 10:00:00 11-11-2014 11:00:00 6 ACTC: South County Old Goats 30 mi, 2 LM : Meet in Morgan Hill in the shopping center between TJMaxx and McD's. Take Tennant Ave. exit off 101. Head west, turn left at Monterey Rd and then second right into parking lot. We'll head south to San Martin before cycling up the bike path to Metcalf Park. Then it's back to MH on Santa Teresa. Lunch at Erik's Deli in MH. Kris Thompson ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696 false DD/MM/YYYY
Kris Thompson
ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696
Tue, 11 Nov 2014
Veterans Day Explorer
10:00 AM
27 mi, 3 LM
Grizzly Bear
Veterans Day
A social ride led at an LM pace. This interesting route created by Esther Snively has lots of short hills. THIS IS NOT A FLAT RIDE. We will be heading west with a cafe stop in Saratoga. We will regroup as necessary. Meet in the parking lot of the First Congregational Church of San Jose, on the corner of E. Hamilton Ave, and Leigh Ave, San Jose, CA 95125 (Look for the steeple). Cell: 408-472-0052 *Rain Cancels 11-11-2014 10:00:00 11-11-2014 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Veterans Day Explorer 27 mi, 3 LM : A social ride led at an LM pace. This interesting route created by Esther Snively has lots of short hills. THIS IS NOT A FLAT RIDE. We will be heading west with a cafe stop in Saratoga. We will regroup as necessary. Meet in the parking lot of the First Congregational Church of San Jose, on the corner of E. Hamilton Ave, and Leigh Ave, San Jose, CA 95125 (Look for the steeple). Cell: 408-472-0052 *Rain Cancels Terry Kreiter tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185 false DD/MM/YYYY
Terry Kreiter
tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185
Tue, 11,18,25 Nov 2014
Metcalf Mauler
2:30 PM
21 mi, 5 M, 2150 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf,Yerba Buena/Hassler
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Kim Carr
kcarr0141@msn.com
Tue, 11,18,25 Nov 2014
Late Metcalf
4:15 PM
18 mi, 5 M
Billy Goat
Metcalf,Yerba Buena/Hassler
Arturo Cruz
artcruz49er@gmail.com 831-628-3666
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com
Wed, 12 Nov 2014
Crankin' for Caffeine-Alum Rock Park
9:30 AM
38 mi, 2 M
Grizzly Bear
Alum Rock Park
Meet at the restrooms on the East side of Almaden Lake Park near the Winfield Boulevard entrance. We'll take the most direct route to Alum Rock Park. Following the ride through the park we will stop on the way home at the shopping center (Starbucks, McDonald's, etc) located at the intersection of San Filipe / Yerba Buena shopping center. Ride co-leaders Leo Hartung and Bob Head. 12-11-2014 09:30:00 12-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Crankin' for Caffeine-Alum Rock Park 38 mi, 2 M : Meet at the restrooms on the East side of Almaden Lake Park near the Winfield Boulevard entrance. We'll take the most direct route to Alum Rock Park. Following the ride through the park we will stop on the way home at the shopping center (Starbucks, McDonald's, etc) located at the intersection of San Filipe / Yerba Buena shopping center. Ride co-leaders Leo Hartung and Bob Head. Tom Green tomgreen997@yahoo.com 408-997-1939 false DD/MM/YYYY
Tom Green
tomgreen997@yahoo.com 408-997-1939
Wed, 12 Nov 2014
Joyride
9:30 AM
22 mi, 1 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Coyote Creek Trail
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start at Almaden Lake Park (Winfield side) on Coleman/Winfield. We will follow the Coyote Creek Trail from Hellyer to Metcalf Park, cross the new bridge at Blossom Hill Caltrain and lunch at the new Panera near Cottle Rd/ Raleigh Rd. 12-11-2014 09:30:00 12-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Joyride 22 mi, 1 L-LM : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start at Almaden Lake Park (Winfield side) on Coleman/Winfield. We will follow the Coyote Creek Trail from Hellyer to Metcalf Park, cross the new bridge at Blossom Hill Caltrain and lunch at the new Panera near Cottle Rd/ Raleigh Rd. Joy Owens joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896 false DD/MM/YYYY
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Wed, 12 Nov 2014
Gruess Goat
9:30 AM
36 mi, 5 LM-M, 3600 ft
Billy Goat
Morrison Canyon,Mill Creek,Palomares
***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Time to greet the Fremont goats gruff for a humpday ride with credible climbs. Start with the long ascent up Morrison Canyon, return through the suburbs to Palomares with an optional squeeze to the end of Mill Creek before lunch. Muster yourselves in your finest fall fettle at the park and ride lot on the southeast corner of the Hw 680/Mission Blvd interchange, before the Sunol Grade climb. 12-11-2014 09:30:00 12-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Gruess Goat 36 mi, 5 LM-M , 3600 ft: ***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Time to greet the Fremont goats gruff for a humpday ride with credible climbs. Start with the long ascent up Morrison Canyon, return through the suburbs to Palomares with an optional squeeze to the end of Mill Creek before lunch. Muster yourselves in your finest fall fettle at the park and ride lot on the southeast corner of the Hw 680/Mission Blvd interchange, before the Sunol Grade climb. Ed Irvine edwirvine@gmail.com 408-807-1494 false DD/MM/YYYY
Ed Irvine
edwirvine@gmail.com 408-807-1494
Thu, 13,20 Nov 2014
Thursday Trek
9:30 AM
12-26 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options of the South San Jose/Almaden Valley area. We will stop for snacks or a meal along the way. Meet at the Almaden light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield, behind the apartments. Rides will get progressively longer throughout the month with the first ride being the shortest and the last ride being the longest. Contact me if want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. 13-11-2014 09:30:00 13-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Thursday Trek 12-26 mi, 1 LM : Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options of the South San Jose/Almaden Valley area. We will stop for snacks or a meal along the way. Meet at the Almaden light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield, behind the apartments. Rides will get progressively longer throughout the month with the first ride being the shortest and the last ride being the longest. Contact me if want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. Stephanie Metz stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780 false DD/MM/YYYY
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Thu, 13 Nov 2014
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
34 mi, 5 M, 2800 ft
Billy Goat
Old Santa Cruz Hwy,Soquel-San Jose
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Finished! With the assumption that the ride leader can count, the bikes stay upright, and everything else falls in place, this little ride completes Our Favorite Kids cycling twice through all of ACTC's 189 local area billy goats. The best way to celebrate the achievement is with a free lunch at the Italian deli in Soquel - this round, everyone buys for the three who have finished 2x189! As always, you may add options to the ride - just make sure you get to the free lunch. The start/finish is on the west side of Lexington Reservoir. If driving to the start from Los Gatos, take US 880 south; exit at Bear Creek Rd overpass; right on Bear Creek, go over freeway; right on Old Santa Cruz Hwy; go about 1/4 mile and park in the gravel area on the left. 13-11-2014 09:30:00 13-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 34 mi, 5 M , 2800 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Finished! With the assumption that the ride leader can count, the bikes stay upright, and everything else falls in place, this little ride completes Our Favorite Kids cycling twice through all of ACTC's 189 local area billy goats. The best way to celebrate the achievement is with a free lunch at the Italian deli in Soquel - this round, everyone buys for the three who have finished 2x189! As always, you may add options to the ride - just make sure you get to the free lunch. The start/finish is on the west side of Lexington Reservoir. If driving to the start from Los Gatos, take US 880 south; exit at Bear Creek Rd overpass; right on Bear Creek, go over freeway; right on Old Santa Cruz Hwy; go about 1/4 mile and park in the gravel area on the left. Jerome Woehl jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Thu, 13,20,27 Nov 2014
Thursday Trainer
4:15 PM
25 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Pleasant,Aborn,Chaboya,Quimby East
Arturo Cruz
artcruz49er@gmail.com 831-628-3666
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com
Fri, 14 Nov 2014
Hwy 9 & Skyline to Roberts Loop
9:00 AM
55 mi, 5 LM, 4250 ft
Billy Goat
Hwy 9 North Lower,Hwy 9 North Upper,Skyline South 2
***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Lets do some climbing before the weekend! Start at the Municipal Parking Lot in Los Gatos (Hwy 9 between University and Santa Cruz) Climb to Skyline on Hwy 9 with regroups at Redwood Gulch and Skyline. Rest Stop at Page Mill (restroom available) and Snack/Lunch Stop at Roberts Mkt in Woodside. Note LM pace - no one will be left behind. This is a great ride to test yourself and step up a bit in difficulty. Rain cancels, heat or cold does not. Route: http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2885566 14-11-2014 09:00:00 14-11-2014 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Hwy 9 & Skyline to Roberts Loop 55 mi, 5 LM , 4250 ft: ***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Lets do some climbing before the weekend! Start at the Municipal Parking Lot in Los Gatos (Hwy 9 between University and Santa Cruz) Climb to Skyline on Hwy 9 with regroups at Redwood Gulch and Skyline. Rest Stop at Page Mill (restroom available) and Snack/Lunch Stop at Roberts Mkt in Woodside. Note LM pace - no one will be left behind. This is a great ride to test yourself and step up a bit in difficulty. Rain cancels, heat or cold does not. Route: http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2885566 Kevin Walters krwalters027@gmail.com 408-384-8734 false DD/MM/YYYY
Kevin Walters
krwalters027@gmail.com 408-384-8734
Fri, 14 Nov 2014
TGIF
9:30 AM
26 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
Bill Gallagher
wtg1940@sbcglobal.net 408-997-0218
Fri, 14 Nov 2014
Goatbusters
9:30 AM
43 mi, 6 B, 6300 ft
Billy Goat
Loch Lomond,Alba,Smith Grade,Bonny Doon
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Today the Goatbusters visit Felton area goats. Ride is led at B pace with no regroups. MB-pace or slower riders are welcome, but should expect to ride alone. Meet at far end of the Safeway parking lot on Graham Hill Rd in Felton. Route map is at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6462785 14-11-2014 09:30:00 14-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Goatbusters 43 mi, 6 B , 6300 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Today the Goatbusters visit Felton area goats. Ride is led at B pace with no regroups. MB-pace or slower riders are welcome, but should expect to ride alone. Meet at far end of the Safeway parking lot on Graham Hill Rd in Felton. Route map is at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6462785 Dan Swanson dan@swanson.name 408-568-9784 false DD/MM/YYYY
Dan Swanson
dan@swanson.name 408-568-9784
Sat, 15 Nov 2014
Bohlman First
9:00 AM
44 mi, 6 M, 6860 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman,Mt Eden/Pierce,Montebello,Redwood Gulch,Sanborn
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Sat, 15 Nov 2014
Willow Springs Loop
9:00 AM
40 mi, 3 LM-M
Billy Goat
Llagas/Willow Springs
Michael Friessnig
mfriessnig@yahoo.com 408-268-6351
Valentin Anders
vanders@earthlink.net
Sat, 15 Nov 2014
Portola/Tarwater Autumn Climbing
9:00 AM
48 mi, 5 M-MB, 6704 ft
Billy Goat
Page Mill Upper,Portola State Park
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Tarwater is a pending goat. Meet at McKenzie Park in Los Altos. No cancelation notice will be posted to e-list. Call, email, or text for more information. No one left behind. We will regroup on top of goats and other places. If someone wants to share sweeping please let me know or we can discuss it at ride start. Rain or threat of rain cancels. Please print route sheet at Strava link below. http://www.strava.com/routes/1147390 15-11-2014 09:00:00 15-11-2014 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Portola/Tarwater Autumn Climbing 48 mi, 5 M-MB , 6704 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Tarwater is a pending goat. Meet at McKenzie Park in Los Altos. No cancelation notice will be posted to e-list. Call, email, or text for more information. No one left behind. We will regroup on top of goats and other places. If someone wants to share sweeping please let me know or we can discuss it at ride start. Rain or threat of rain cancels. Please print route sheet at Strava link below. http://www.strava.com/routes/1147390 Vince Cummings portolarider@yahoo.com 831-295-1601 false DD/MM/YYYY
Vince Cummings
portolarider@yahoo.com 831-295-1601
Sat, 15 Nov 2014
Our Favorite Kids
9:00 AM
14-40 mi, 5 M, 1600-4500 ft
Billy Goat
Bitterwater,Nacimiento-Ferguson
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Having completed all the ACTC Local Goats, Our Favorite Kids will drive two hours south to Kings City and ride two out and backs on interesting "Out of Area" goats. Bitterwater may be an off putting name; hopefully there will have been enough recent rain to have Somewater out there in the cattle country rolling hills. After that climb of about 2,000' in 26 miles, we'll drive northwest 40 twisty miles through surprisingly beautiful Fort Hunter Liggett to the top of the next nearest goat - Nacimento-Ferguson with it's great ocean views . (... what's with those names down there?) Contact the ride leader for more ride information. 15-11-2014 09:00:00 15-11-2014 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 14-40 mi, 5 M , 1600-4500 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Having completed all the ACTC Local Goats, Our Favorite Kids will drive two hours south to Kings City and ride two out and backs on interesting "Out of Area" goats. Bitterwater may be an off putting name; hopefully there will have been enough recent rain to have Somewater out there in the cattle country rolling hills. After that climb of about 2,000' in 26 miles, we'll drive northwest 40 twisty miles through surprisingly beautiful Fort Hunter Liggett to the top of the next nearest goat - Nacimento-Ferguson with it's great ocean views . (... what's with those names down there?) Contact the ride leader for more ride information. Jerome Woehl jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Sat, 15 Nov 2014
Goatbusters
9:00 AM
72 mi, 6 B, 7300 ft
Billy Goat
Mantelli/Blue Bell,Mt Madonna/Redwood Retreat,Hecker Pass,Pole Line,Hazel Dell,Eureka Canyon
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Today the Goatbusters ride from Gilroy to Corralitos and back. Ride is led at B pace with no regroups. MB-pace or slower riders are welcome, but should expect to ride alone. Meet in Nob Hill parking lot at the corner of 1st St and Wren Ave in Gilroy. Route map is at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6467058 15-11-2014 09:00:00 15-11-2014 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Goatbusters 72 mi, 6 B , 7300 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Today the Goatbusters ride from Gilroy to Corralitos and back. Ride is led at B pace with no regroups. MB-pace or slower riders are welcome, but should expect to ride alone. Meet in Nob Hill parking lot at the corner of 1st St and Wren Ave in Gilroy. Route map is at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6467058 Dan Swanson dan@swanson.name 408-568-9784 false DD/MM/YYYY
Dan Swanson
dan@swanson.name 408-568-9784
Sat, 15 Nov 2014
Mt. Hamilton
9:00 AM
41 mi, 5 M, 4700 ft
Billy Goat
Mt Hamilton/Lower,Mt Hamilton/Upper
David Bradley
daveb2688@sbcglobal.net 408-219-3933
Sat, 15 Nov 2014
11-City Whirlwind Tour
9:30 AM
40 mi, 2 M-MB, 1000 ft
Grizzly Bear
10 Or More Cities
***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Ride around the South Bay in one morning and return on the new half-mile San Thomas Aquino Trail extension from Cabrillo to El Camino.

This is a flat-ish ride with a few bumps through Campbell, Los Gatos, Monte Sereno, Saratoga, Cupertino, Los Altos, Palo Alto, Mountain View, Sunnyvale, Santa Clara and San Jose.

Meet at the Campbell Park restrooms on E. Campbell Ave and Gilman Ave in Campbell. The ride will be led at a M-MB pace with a few quick stops for regroups and/or refreshments. Faster riders may go ahead and slower riders must be able to navigate and ride alone. Rain or wet pavement cancels.

Route: http://bit.ly/Whirl11

If parking around Campbell park is unavailable, go east on Campbell Ave and park at the Pruneyard Shopping Center. 15-11-2014 09:30:00 15-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: 11-City Whirlwind Tour 40 mi, 2 M-MB , 1000 ft: ***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Ride around the South Bay in one morning and return on the new half-mile San Thomas Aquino Trail extension from Cabrillo to El Camino. This is a flat-ish ride with a few bumps through Campbell, Los Gatos, Monte Sereno, Saratoga, Cupertino, Los Altos, Palo Alto, Mountain View, Sunnyvale, Santa Clara and San Jose. Meet at the Campbell Park restrooms on E. Campbell Ave and Gilman Ave in Campbell. The ride will be led at a M-MB pace with a few quick stops for regroups and/or refreshments. Faster riders may go ahead and slower riders must be able to navigate and ride alone. Rain or wet pavement cancels. Route: http://bit.ly/Whirl11 If parking around Campbell park is unavailable, go east on Campbell Ave and park at the Pruneyard Shopping Center. Stan Lim cycleslim@gmail.com 408-464-8560 false DD/MM/YYYY
Stan Lim
cycleslim@gmail.com 408-464-8560
Sat, 15 Nov 2014
Ceramic Culture In Palo Alto
9:45 AM
25 mi, 1 L-LM, <200 ft
Grizzly Bear
Dumbarton Bridge
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** It will be a great day to absorb a little culture, as we visit the 14th annual Art in Clay ceramic arts show & sale in Palo Alto. The art show is presented by the Orchard Valley Ceramic Arts Guild and admission is free. We will spend about 30 minutes at the show followed by coffee/lunch at a nearby cafe. For more information about the ceramic show, visit: http://www.ovcag.org/cgi-bin/DJcalendar.cgi?T=show-detail.html&EVENTNO=00101 Ride Start: This easy-going social ride will start at the Don Edward’s Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center in Fremont and travel across the Dumbarton Bridge. Please use the upper/larger parking lot and meet by the Visitor Center. This ride is co-listed with the Fremont Freewheelers. Route sheets will be provided. No drops & regroups as needed. Extreme weather cancels or modifies the ride. 15-11-2014 09:45:00 15-11-2014 10:45:00 6 ACTC: Ceramic Culture In Palo Alto 25 mi, 1 L-LM , <200 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** It will be a great day to absorb a little culture, as we visit the 14th annual Art in Clay ceramic arts show & sale in Palo Alto. The art show is presented by the Orchard Valley Ceramic Arts Guild and admission is free. We will spend about 30 minutes at the show followed by coffee/lunch at a nearby cafe. For more information about the ceramic show, visit: http://www.ovcag.org/cgi-bin/DJcalendar.cgi?T=show-detail.html&EVENTNO=00101 Ride Start: This easy-going social ride will start at the Don Edward’s Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center in Fremont and travel across the Dumbarton Bridge. Please use the upper/larger parking lot and meet by the Visitor Center. This ride is co-listed with the Fremont Freewheelers. Route sheets will be provided. No drops & regroups as needed. Extreme weather cancels or modifies the ride. Cindy Maxwell maxwell.c@sbcglobal.net 408-506-6860 false DD/MM/YYYY
Cindy Maxwell
maxwell.c@sbcglobal.net 408-506-6860
Sat, 15 Nov 2014
Tortoises Climbing Hills
10:00 AM
23 mi, 5 LM
Billy Goat
Mt Diablo South Gate,Mt Diablo Summit
We'll have a good day climbing Mt Diablo and looking down at the whole amazing region. Take Hwy 680 north, exit at Diablo Rd and follow signs toward Mt Diablo State Park. Turn left on Mt Diablo Scenic Rd and park at the Athenian School on your right, or as close to it as possible. Bring water and something to eat on top of the mountain. Please plan to ride with the group and take regroups. If you have questions or want to carpool, please call by Thursday evening. 15-11-2014 10:00:00 15-11-2014 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Tortoises Climbing Hills 23 mi, 5 LM : We'll have a good day climbing Mt Diablo and looking down at the whole amazing region. Take Hwy 680 north, exit at Diablo Rd and follow signs toward Mt Diablo State Park. Turn left on Mt Diablo Scenic Rd and park at the Athenian School on your right, or as close to it as possible. Bring water and something to eat on top of the mountain. Please plan to ride with the group and take regroups. If you have questions or want to carpool, please call by Thursday evening. Marcia Wire (408)395-0386 false DD/MM/YYYY
Marcia Wire
(408)395-0386
Sun, 16 Nov 2014
Ride to Mountain View Hong Kong Bakery
9:00 AM
~35 mi, 1 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Alviso
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Bike to work up an appetite for the Hong Kong Bakery in Mountain View, and then lunch towards the end of the ride - so bring money. We'll bike through historic Alviso. This is a GROUP ride, so the slowest rider sets the pace for the group. Riders are expected to maintain a 11 to 13 mph pace for the entire ride (when riding flat with no wind). START: In the Target parking lot at Landess Ave & Morrill Ave near the Jack in the Box, San Jose. 16-11-2014 09:00:00 16-11-2014 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Ride to Mountain View Hong Kong Bakery ~35 mi, 1 L-LM : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Bike to work up an appetite for the Hong Kong Bakery in Mountain View, and then lunch towards the end of the ride - so bring money. We'll bike through historic Alviso. This is a GROUP ride, so the slowest rider sets the pace for the group. Riders are expected to maintain a 11 to 13 mph pace for the entire ride (when riding flat with no wind). START: In the Target parking lot at Landess Ave & Morrill Ave near the Jack in the Box, San Jose. Jon Graff jon.graff@yahoo.com 408-262-9577 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jon Graff
jon.graff@yahoo.com 408-262-9577
Sun, 16 Nov 2014
East Side Hills
9:00 AM
30-50 mi, 6 MB-B
Billy Goat
Various
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Sun, 16 Nov 2014
Goatbusters
9:00 AM
28 mi, 5 B, 2100 ft
Billy Goat
Corral Hollow,Patterson Pass
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Today the Goatbusters travel to Livermore. Ride is led at B pace with no regroups. MB-pace or slower riders are welcome, but should expect to ride alone. Ride starts in Livermore at Robert Livermore Park on Loyola Way. Route map is at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6471717 16-11-2014 09:00:00 16-11-2014 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Goatbusters 28 mi, 5 B , 2100 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Today the Goatbusters travel to Livermore. Ride is led at B pace with no regroups. MB-pace or slower riders are welcome, but should expect to ride alone. Ride starts in Livermore at Robert Livermore Park on Loyola Way. Route map is at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6471717 Dan Swanson dan@swanson.name 408-568-9784 false DD/MM/YYYY
Dan Swanson
dan@swanson.name 408-568-9784
Sun, 16 Nov 2014
Sunday Summits
9:30 AM
16 mi, 5 LM
Billy Goat
Shannon/Kennedy,Reynolds
Pat Parseghian
pep@aboutpep.com 408-666-1632
Sun, 16 Nov 2014
Riding the Eastside
9:30 AM
34 mi, 4 LM-M, 2390 ft
Billy Goat
Mt Pleasant,San Felipe
Diane Sanchez-Costello
dsanchezcostello@gmail.com 408-483-6701
Sun, 16 Nov 2014
McKenzie Park to Shoreline Park
9:30 AM
16 mi, 1 SL, 0 ft
Grizzly Bear
Shoreline Park
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet Pam Putman at 9:30 am at McKenzie Park in Los Altos off Fremont Ave. for a 9:45 start to ride through quiet residential streets and onto the Steven Creek Bicycle/Pedestrian Trail to Shoreline Park in Mtn. View. The ride is timed such that we should arrive just about the time the pastries show up in the pastry case at the Lakeside Cafe. What creature will Pam have on her helmet this month? Rain or threat of rain cancels. 16-11-2014 09:30:00 16-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: McKenzie Park to Shoreline Park 16 mi, 1 SL , 0 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet Pam Putman at 9:30 am at McKenzie Park in Los Altos off Fremont Ave. for a 9:45 start to ride through quiet residential streets and onto the Steven Creek Bicycle/Pedestrian Trail to Shoreline Park in Mtn. View. The ride is timed such that we should arrive just about the time the pastries show up in the pastry case at the Lakeside Cafe. What creature will Pam have on her helmet this month? Rain or threat of rain cancels. Pamela Putman PAMJEAN1017@HOTMAIL.COM 408-734-3429 false DD/MM/YYYY
Pamela Putman
PAMJEAN1017@HOTMAIL.COM 408-734-3429
Sun, 16 Nov 2014
J.A.M.B.A. Ride
10:00 AM
15+ mi, 4 LM
Mountain Goat
Various
JUST ANOTHER MOUNTAIN BIKE ADVENTURE Ride. We will ride various selected dirt trails depending on rider input. Check the mtb@lists.actc.org site, or call between 9:00 pm & 10:00 pm the evening before for the starting location. Bring all necessary supplies. This is an LM/G ride---no one left behind. Hope to see you there. 16-11-2014 10:00:00 16-11-2014 11:00:00 6 ACTC: J.A.M.B.A. Ride 15+ mi, 4 LM : JUST ANOTHER MOUNTAIN BIKE ADVENTURE Ride. We will ride various selected dirt trails depending on rider input. Check the mtb@lists.actc.org site, or call between 9:00 pm & 10:00 pm the evening before for the starting location. Bring all necessary supplies. This is an LM/G ride---no one left behind. Hope to see you there. Richard Holtermann mtbholt@yahoo.com 408-826-2546 false DD/MM/YYYY
Richard Holtermann
mtbholt@yahoo.com 408-826-2546
Mon, 17 Nov 2014
M&M Rollers Meet N Ride!
9:00 AM
20-30 mi, 6 LM-M
Billy Goat
Various
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Rainbow park, in front of Lynbrook HS, by the picnic tables on Donington Dr. We will decide at the ride start what goats to get: Stevens Canyon, Mt Eden/Pierce, Sanborn, Peach Hill/Ojai, Regnart, Montebello, Bohlman, Redwood Gulch, etc. Do bring water, snacks. Ride will be led at LM-M pace, 13-16 mph, with regroups as needed. No one left behind. Rain cancels. 17-11-2014 09:00:00 17-11-2014 10:00:00 6 ACTC: M&M Rollers Meet N Ride! 20-30 mi, 6 LM-M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Rainbow park, in front of Lynbrook HS, by the picnic tables on Donington Dr. We will decide at the ride start what goats to get: Stevens Canyon, Mt Eden/Pierce, Sanborn, Peach Hill/Ojai, Regnart, Montebello, Bohlman, Redwood Gulch, etc. Do bring water, snacks. Ride will be led at LM-M pace, 13-16 mph, with regroups as needed. No one left behind. Rain cancels. Minh Nguyen minhngoc121@yahoo.com 408-446-4599 false DD/MM/YYYY
Minh Nguyen
minhngoc121@yahoo.com 408-446-4599
Mon, 17 Nov 2014
Crankin for Caffeine
9:30 AM
46 mi, 4 M
Billy Goat
San Felipe
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at the VTA (light rail) park & ride lot behind the apartments across Coleman from Almaden Lake (near the corner of Coleman Rd & Winfield Blvd in San Jose). We will travel to the Alum Rock area, cross the valley and climb a gentle San Felipe road with a stop for coffee on our return. Ride co-leaders are Tom Green (997-1939) and Bob Head 218-6556 17-11-2014 09:30:00 17-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Crankin for Caffeine 46 mi, 4 M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at the VTA (light rail) park & ride lot behind the apartments across Coleman from Almaden Lake (near the corner of Coleman Rd & Winfield Blvd in San Jose). We will travel to the Alum Rock area, cross the valley and climb a gentle San Felipe road with a stop for coffee on our return. Ride co-leaders are Tom Green (997-1939) and Bob Head 218-6556 Leo Hartung leohartung@sbcglobal.net 408-997-1979 false DD/MM/YYYY
Leo Hartung
leohartung@sbcglobal.net 408-997-1979
Bob Head
bnbhead@comcast.net
Mon, 17 Nov 2014
Gruess Goat
9:30 AM
35 mi, 6 SL
Billy Goat
Barnard/Anderson Dam,Henry Coe,Thomas Grade,Croy
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** We'll start the week by greeting some of the Morgan Hill area goats today. If Henry Coe isn't enough for you, cross the 101 freeway for an optional stab at Croy Rd. Meet on the northerly side of the Concept Cyclery parking lot at the northwest corner of Dunne and Murphy Avenues. From San Jose, take Hw 101 south to the Dunne Av east exit. 17-11-2014 09:30:00 17-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Gruess Goat 35 mi, 6 SL : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** We'll start the week by greeting some of the Morgan Hill area goats today. If Henry Coe isn't enough for you, cross the 101 freeway for an optional stab at Croy Rd. Meet on the northerly side of the Concept Cyclery parking lot at the northwest corner of Dunne and Murphy Avenues. From San Jose, take Hw 101 south to the Dunne Av east exit. Ed Irvine edwirvine@gmail.com 408-807-1494 false DD/MM/YYYY
Ed Irvine
edwirvine@gmail.com 408-807-1494
Mon, 17 Nov 2014
Our Favorite Kids
10:00 AM
15 - 35 mi, 6 M, 1500 - 5000 ft
Billy Goat
Harwood/Santa Rosa,Hicks Trio,Reynolds,Hicks West,Mt Umunhum
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Tue, 18 Nov 2014
Goatbusters
9:00 AM
71 mi, 5 B, 6700 ft
Billy Goat
Skyline South 2,Pescadero,Stage,Hwy 84 West,Skyline North 3,Skyline North 2
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Today the Goatbusters do a Skyline/Pescadero loop. Ride is led at B pace with no regroups. MB-pace or slower riders are welcome, but should expect to ride alone. Ride start in the parking log at Saratoga Gap, at the intersection of Hwy 9 and Skyline Blvd. Route map is at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6483136 18-11-2014 09:00:00 18-11-2014 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Goatbusters 71 mi, 5 B , 6700 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Today the Goatbusters do a Skyline/Pescadero loop. Ride is led at B pace with no regroups. MB-pace or slower riders are welcome, but should expect to ride alone. Ride start in the parking log at Saratoga Gap, at the intersection of Hwy 9 and Skyline Blvd. Route map is at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6483136 Dan Swanson dan@swanson.name 408-568-9784 false DD/MM/YYYY
Dan Swanson
dan@swanson.name 408-568-9784
Tue, 18 Nov 2014
No Kidding
9:30 AM
24 mi, 4 LM, 530 ft
Billy Goat
Silver Creek Valley Rd
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Tue, 18 Nov 2014
Tortoises Climbing Hills
10:00 AM
12 mi, 6 LM
Billy Goat
Bohlman,On Orbit
Meet at the Big Basin Cafe on Hwy 9 in downtown Saratoga for a these two challenging goats. After you pass the Wells Fargo Bank on your left, you can turn into a public parking lot behind the stores to your right. Please plan to ride with the group and take regroups. We'll stop at the cafe for sociability and well-earned refreshments afterwards. 18-11-2014 10:00:00 18-11-2014 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Tortoises Climbing Hills 12 mi, 6 LM : Meet at the Big Basin Cafe on Hwy 9 in downtown Saratoga for a these two challenging goats. After you pass the Wells Fargo Bank on your left, you can turn into a public parking lot behind the stores to your right. Please plan to ride with the group and take regroups. We'll stop at the cafe for sociability and well-earned refreshments afterwards. Marcia Wire (408)395-0386 false DD/MM/YYYY
Marcia Wire
(408)395-0386
Tue, 18 Nov 2014
Coffee Roasting
10:00 AM
24 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Almaden Explorer
Karl Laucher
408-267-7117
Tue, 18 Nov 2014
South County Old Goats
10:00 AM
32 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Club Jersey Ride
Kris Thompson
ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696
Tue, 18,25 Nov 2014
Metcalf Mauler
2:30 PM
21 mi, 5 M, 2150 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf,Yerba Buena/Hassler
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Kim Carr
kcarr0141@msn.com
Tue, 18,25 Nov 2014
Late Metcalf
4:15 PM
18 mi, 5 M
Billy Goat
Metcalf,Yerba Buena/Hassler
Arturo Cruz
artcruz49er@gmail.com 831-628-3666
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com
Wed, 19 Nov 2014
Crankin Evergreen
9:30 AM
27 mi, 2 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Evergreen Maze
Larry Brandt
408-238-1649
Wed, 19 Nov 2014
Riding the Eastside Short and Sweet
9:30 AM
23 mi, 4 LM-M, 2329 ft
Billy Goat
Mt Pleasant,Clayton
Diane Sanchez-Costello
dsanchezcostello@gmail.com 408-483-6701
Wed, 19 Nov 2014
Gruess Goat
9:30 AM
30 mi, 5 LM-M, 2600 ft
Billy Goat
Granite Creek,Rodeo Gulch,Mtn Charlie
***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** If the rain permits, we'll follow the goats to Rodeo Gulch and Granite Creek, taking coffee in the Valley of Scott before braving the ghostly grizzly up Charlie's mountain. Driving directions: Take Hwy.17 South. Exit at Summit Rd. Loop over the freeway and drive 2.9 miles to the Loma Prieta District Playfield (across from C.T.English Middle School). Park in the lot on the left side of the road. Or park off the shoulder at the top of Soquel San Jose. 19-11-2014 09:30:00 19-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Gruess Goat 30 mi, 5 LM-M , 2600 ft: ***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** If the rain permits, we'll follow the goats to Rodeo Gulch and Granite Creek, taking coffee in the Valley of Scott before braving the ghostly grizzly up Charlie's mountain. Driving directions: Take Hwy.17 South. Exit at Summit Rd. Loop over the freeway and drive 2.9 miles to the Loma Prieta District Playfield (across from C.T.English Middle School). Park in the lot on the left side of the road. Or park off the shoulder at the top of Soquel San Jose. Ed Irvine edwirvine@gmail.com 408-807-1494 false DD/MM/YYYY
Ed Irvine
edwirvine@gmail.com 408-807-1494
Wed, 19 Nov 2014
Nice and Easy
10:00 AM
20-22 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
2 Or More Trails
Join me on a leisurely ride to see some interesting places. Meet at Panera in the shopping centre on Coleman Ave near Hwy 87/ Guadalupe River Trail. From Hwy 87 follow signs for Julian St, R on W St James, 2nd L on N Market St into Coleman. Or take the VTA to San Antonio, follow Paseo de San Antonio into Park Ave and go north on the GRT to Coleman. We will go on the Guadalupe River Trail and the San Tomas Aquino Creek Trail, call at Rivermark for coffee/lunch, and take the Guadalupe Trail back. If time permits, ride may include the new Santa Clara Town Centre, Levi's Stadium and the Agnews Historic Park. 19-11-2014 10:00:00 19-11-2014 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Nice and Easy 20-22 mi, 1 L : Join me on a leisurely ride to see some interesting places. Meet at Panera in the shopping centre on Coleman Ave near Hwy 87/ Guadalupe River Trail. From Hwy 87 follow signs for Julian St, R on W St James, 2nd L on N Market St into Coleman. Or take the VTA to San Antonio, follow Paseo de San Antonio into Park Ave and go north on the GRT to Coleman. We will go on the Guadalupe River Trail and the San Tomas Aquino Creek Trail, call at Rivermark for coffee/lunch, and take the Guadalupe Trail back. If time permits, ride may include the new Santa Clara Town Centre, Levi's Stadium and the Agnews Historic Park. Joy Owens joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896 false DD/MM/YYYY
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Wed, 19 Nov 2014
Johns Journeys for Delightful Delectibles
10:00 AM
25+ mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Lunch Ride
John Mazzella
408-906-9084
Thu, 20 Nov 2014
Thursday Trek
9:30 AM
12-26 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options of the South San Jose/Almaden Valley area. We will stop for snacks or a meal along the way. Meet at the Almaden light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield, behind the apartments. Rides will get progressively longer throughout the month with the first ride being the shortest and the last ride being the longest. Contact me if want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. 20-11-2014 09:30:00 20-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Thursday Trek 12-26 mi, 1 LM : Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options of the South San Jose/Almaden Valley area. We will stop for snacks or a meal along the way. Meet at the Almaden light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield, behind the apartments. Rides will get progressively longer throughout the month with the first ride being the shortest and the last ride being the longest. Contact me if want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. Stephanie Metz stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780 false DD/MM/YYYY
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Thu, 20 Nov 2014
Mountain Goat Explorer
9:30 AM
10-30 mi, 4 LM
Mountain Goat
Various
Mabel Plesse
mplesse@sbcglobal.net 408-867-7782
Barry Chaffin
barry@chaffin.org
Thu, 20 Nov 2014
Our Favorite Kids
10:00 AM
40 mi, 4 M, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Blue Lakes,Woodfords Canyon
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Depending on the weather, we'll expand our horizons with this South Tahoe area ride. Blue Lakes is a beautiful forest ride with virtually no traffic. Woodfords Canyon, I've never seen. If you ride fast, you may have sunlight to add on another goat or two in the area. Please contact the ride leader for more information and rain/snow/ice cancellations/reschedules. 20-11-2014 10:00:00 20-11-2014 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 40 mi, 4 M , 3000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Depending on the weather, we'll expand our horizons with this South Tahoe area ride. Blue Lakes is a beautiful forest ride with virtually no traffic. Woodfords Canyon, I've never seen. If you ride fast, you may have sunlight to add on another goat or two in the area. Please contact the ride leader for more information and rain/snow/ice cancellations/reschedules. Jerome Woehl jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Thu, 20,27 Nov 2014
Thursday Trainer
4:15 PM
25 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Pleasant,Aborn,Chaboya,Quimby East
Arturo Cruz
artcruz49er@gmail.com 831-628-3666
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com
Thu, 20 Nov 2014
Ride to ACTC Mailing Party
7:00 PM
Any mi, 1 SL
Grizzly Bear
Utility Ride
Minh Nguyen
minhngoc121@yahoo.com 408-446-4599
Fri, 21 Nov 2014
Goatbusters
9:00 AM
65 mi, 5 B, 6200 ft
Billy Goat
Tartan Trail,Skyline South 4,Sweeney Ridge,San Bruno Mountain,Skyline North 6,Manor Drive
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** It's free lunch day! Your rider leader is treating all riders to lunch at Chipotle to celebrate completing all local goats 3 times this year. Ride is led at B pace with no regroups. MB-pace or slower riders are welcome, but should expect to ride alone. Slower riders may also want to consider skipping TTR, SNS, and/or SBM in order to meet the faster riders at lunch. Ride starts at the base of the Ralston Avenue Bike Trail at the north end of Canada Road. Parking is available on the shoulder of Canada. Route map is at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6501349 21-11-2014 09:00:00 21-11-2014 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Goatbusters 65 mi, 5 B , 6200 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** It's free lunch day! Your rider leader is treating all riders to lunch at Chipotle to celebrate completing all local goats 3 times this year. Ride is led at B pace with no regroups. MB-pace or slower riders are welcome, but should expect to ride alone. Slower riders may also want to consider skipping TTR, SNS, and/or SBM in order to meet the faster riders at lunch. Ride starts at the base of the Ralston Avenue Bike Trail at the north end of Canada Road. Parking is available on the shoulder of Canada. Route map is at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/6501349 Dan Swanson dan@swanson.name 408-568-9784 false DD/MM/YYYY
Dan Swanson
dan@swanson.name 408-568-9784
Fri, 21 Nov 2014
TGIF2
9:30 AM
26 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
Bill Gallagher
wtg1940@sbcglobal.net 408-997-0218
Fri, 21 Nov 2014
TGIF Reservoirs
9:30 AM
48 mi, 3 M
Billy Goat
Bailey/Buffalo Hill
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start by Almaden Lake park by the restrooms. (On the Winfield side near the intersection of Coleman/Winfield in San Jose) We will take Foothill Ave and wind through the neighborhood to Santa Teresa. After climbing Bailey we will continue on McKean/Uvas to Watsonville Road. After a stop in Morgan Hill for lunch we will return on either Santa Teresa or Coyote Creek trail depending upon wind conditions. Bike trail return adds about 3 miles. 21-11-2014 09:30:00 21-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: TGIF Reservoirs 48 mi, 3 M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start by Almaden Lake park by the restrooms. (On the Winfield side near the intersection of Coleman/Winfield in San Jose) We will take Foothill Ave and wind through the neighborhood to Santa Teresa. After climbing Bailey we will continue on McKean/Uvas to Watsonville Road. After a stop in Morgan Hill for lunch we will return on either Santa Teresa or Coyote Creek trail depending upon wind conditions. Bike trail return adds about 3 miles. Leo Hartung leohartung@sbcglobal.net 408-997-1979 false DD/MM/YYYY
Leo Hartung
leohartung@sbcglobal.net 408-997-1979
Fri, 21 Nov 2014
Gruess Goat
9:30 AM
50 mi, 5 M
Billy Goat
Cienega,Lone Tree,Quien Sabe
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Off to greet the cold Hollister goats with warm riding gear and exotic foreign handkerchiefs. Her aunt was blind and owned a refrigerator; She couldn't see the dark but she could feel the cold. Directions: take Hwy 101 south; exit Highway 25; rt at Tres Pinos Rd; lt onto Ladd Ln. Park in the K-Mart parking lot near Ladd and Tres Pinos. Call/e-mail your fearful goatherd for ride options and car pools. 21-11-2014 09:30:00 21-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Gruess Goat 50 mi, 5 M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Off to greet the cold Hollister goats with warm riding gear and exotic foreign handkerchiefs. Her aunt was blind and owned a refrigerator; She couldn't see the dark but she could feel the cold. Directions: take Hwy 101 south; exit Highway 25; rt at Tres Pinos Rd; lt onto Ladd Ln. Park in the K-Mart parking lot near Ladd and Tres Pinos. Call/e-mail your fearful goatherd for ride options and car pools. Ed Irvine edwirvine@gmail.com 408-807-1494 false DD/MM/YYYY
Ed Irvine
edwirvine@gmail.com 408-807-1494
Sat, 22 Nov 2014
Santa Cruz to Monterey
8:00 AM
108 mi, 2 M-MB, 4000 ft
Grizzly Bear
Monterey
Meet in Santa Cruz at the intersection of Delaware Ave & Natural Bridges Dr for a beautiful ride down to the Monterey wharf for clam chowder or your favorite dish. Some riders turn around at the Elkhorn Superette for a 100K ride. Route sheet (XLS) and a link to the RideWithGPS route are at this link: http://tinyurl.com/sctomonterey. No one left behind. 22-11-2014 08:00:00 22-11-2014 09:00:00 6 ACTC: Santa Cruz to Monterey 108 mi, 2 M-MB , 4000 ft: Meet in Santa Cruz at the intersection of Delaware Ave & Natural Bridges Dr for a beautiful ride down to the Monterey wharf for clam chowder or your favorite dish. Some riders turn around at the Elkhorn Superette for a 100K ride. Route sheet (XLS) and a link to the RideWithGPS route are at this link: http://tinyurl.com/sctomonterey. No one left behind. Lane Parker lane_parker@yahoo.com 408-398-1434 false DD/MM/YYYY
Lane Parker
lane_parker@yahoo.com 408-398-1434
Sat, 22 Nov 2014
Lexington Goats
9:00 AM
38 mi, 5 M, 6800 ft
Billy Goat
Soda Springs,Aldercroft Heights,Black,Montevina
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Sat, 22 Nov 2014
Tortoises Riding Grizzlies
10:00 AM
30 mi, 3 LM
Grizzly Bear
Elkhorn Slough
We will start at The Crossroads shopping center parking lot at Main and Green Valley, Watsonville, near Quiet Meadow road. The route will be a combination of Naomi and Jim's traditional ride to Phil's Phish Market at Moss Landing and a Bikemaster route. Please plan to ride with the group and take regroups. Bring money for lunch at Phil's. 22-11-2014 10:00:00 22-11-2014 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Tortoises Riding Grizzlies 30 mi, 3 LM : We will start at The Crossroads shopping center parking lot at Main and Green Valley, Watsonville, near Quiet Meadow road. The route will be a combination of Naomi and Jim's traditional ride to Phil's Phish Market at Moss Landing and a Bikemaster route. Please plan to ride with the group and take regroups. Bring money for lunch at Phil's. Marcia Wire (408)395-0386 false DD/MM/YYYY
Marcia Wire
(408)395-0386
Sat, 22 Nov 2014
Bumping Around Saratoga
10:00 AM
29 mi, 2 LM, 1050 ft
Grizzly Bear
Saratoga Maze
A Social Ride: led at an LM pace (12 to 14 MPH on the flats) with some short hills (1050 feet), this is NOT a flat ride. We will ride south to Saratoga making regroups as necessary, and no one will be left behind. Our stop will be at the Big Basin Cafe. Start at Bowers park, next to Juan Cabrillo middle school, Cabrillo Ave. and Morrison Ave., 1 block West of San Tomas Expwy, Santa Clara. Use the driveway on the right of the Bowers Park sign. Questions: Email or Call * Rain Cancels 22-11-2014 10:00:00 22-11-2014 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Bumping Around Saratoga 29 mi, 2 LM , 1050 ft: A Social Ride: led at an LM pace (12 to 14 MPH on the flats) with some short hills (1050 feet), this is NOT a flat ride. We will ride south to Saratoga making regroups as necessary, and no one will be left behind. Our stop will be at the Big Basin Cafe. Start at Bowers park, next to Juan Cabrillo middle school, Cabrillo Ave. and Morrison Ave., 1 block West of San Tomas Expwy, Santa Clara. Use the driveway on the right of the Bowers Park sign. Questions: Email or Call * Rain Cancels Terry Kreiter tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185 false DD/MM/YYYY
Terry Kreiter
tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185
Sun, 23 Nov 2014
M&M Rollers Meet N Ride!
8:00 AM
30-50 mi, 5 LM-M
Billy Goat
Various
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Come join me as I am training for the December 26th Christmas Coma Century in support of the Challenged Athlete Foundation. Meet at 7:50 at Prospect HS West parking lot, at Prospect Rd and English Dr, in Saratoga. We will ride to Los Gatos and do part of the course. Do bring water, snacks. Ride will be led at LM-M pace, 13-16 mph, with regroups as needed. Rain cancels. 23-11-2014 08:00:00 23-11-2014 09:00:00 6 ACTC: M&M Rollers Meet N Ride! 30-50 mi, 5 LM-M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Come join me as I am training for the December 26th Christmas Coma Century in support of the Challenged Athlete Foundation. Meet at 7:50 at Prospect HS West parking lot, at Prospect Rd and English Dr, in Saratoga. We will ride to Los Gatos and do part of the course. Do bring water, snacks. Ride will be led at LM-M pace, 13-16 mph, with regroups as needed. Rain cancels. Minh Nguyen minhngoc121@yahoo.com 408-446-4599 false DD/MM/YYYY
Minh Nguyen
minhngoc121@yahoo.com 408-446-4599
Sun, 23 Nov 2014
Pescadero State Beach and Back
9:00 AM
70 mi, 5 MB, 7000 ft
Billy Goat
Moody,Page Mill Upper,Pescadero,Alpine West
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at McKenzie Park in Los Altos. Short lunch in Pescadero. Regroups on top of hills. Please print route sheet at this link http://www.strava.com/routes/1163370 Cue can be accessed by clicking on print. No one left behind, but please able to ride at moderate brisk pace (bench mark time on OLH 23 to 30 min.). Rain cancels. No cancellation notice will be posted to elist Please call, email or text for more information. 23-11-2014 09:00:00 23-11-2014 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Pescadero State Beach and Back 70 mi, 5 MB , 7000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at McKenzie Park in Los Altos. Short lunch in Pescadero. Regroups on top of hills. Please print route sheet at this link http://www.strava.com/routes/1163370 Cue can be accessed by clicking on print. No one left behind, but please able to ride at moderate brisk pace (bench mark time on OLH 23 to 30 min.). Rain cancels. No cancellation notice will be posted to elist Please call, email or text for more information. Vince Cummings portolarider@yahoo.com 831-295-1601 false DD/MM/YYYY
Vince Cummings
portolarider@yahoo.com 831-295-1601
Sun, 23 Nov 2014
East Side Hills
9:00 AM
30-50 mi, 6 MB-B
Billy Goat
Various
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Sun, 23 Nov 2014
Tour de Dumbarton Bridge (Clockwise)
9:00 AM
50 mi, 2 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Dumbarton Bridge
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Bike through 10 cities! We see Alviso and several peninsula cities before climbing the Dumbarton Bridge. We'll buy lunch in Menlo Park at about 25 miles, so bring $. There is a snack break at Don Edwards, so bring food. This a "group" ride. Each rider is expected to maintain 11-13 mph a pace on the level for the entire ride. The slowest rider sets the pace for the group. This is an all day ride. There is NO route sheet. START: Target Parking lot, Landess & Morrill, [North] San Jose, near the Jack in the Box. 23-11-2014 09:00:00 23-11-2014 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Tour de Dumbarton Bridge (Clockwise) 50 mi, 2 L-LM : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Bike through 10 cities! We see Alviso and several peninsula cities before climbing the Dumbarton Bridge. We'll buy lunch in Menlo Park at about 25 miles, so bring $. There is a snack break at Don Edwards, so bring food. This a "group" ride. Each rider is expected to maintain 11-13 mph a pace on the level for the entire ride. The slowest rider sets the pace for the group. This is an all day ride. There is NO route sheet. START: Target Parking lot, Landess & Morrill, [North] San Jose, near the Jack in the Box. Jon Graff jon.graff@yahoo.com 408-262-9577 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jon Graff
jon.graff@yahoo.com 408-262-9577
Sun, 23 Nov 2014
Riding the Eastside
9:30 AM
27 mi, 4 LM-M, 2450 ft
Billy Goat
Calaveras/Lower,Calaveras/Upper
Diane Sanchez-Costello
dsanchezcostello@gmail.com 408-483-6701
Sun, 23 Nov 2014
Simply Sierra
9:30 AM
17 mi, 5 LM
Billy Goat
Sierra
Pat Parseghian
pep@aboutpep.com 408-666-1632
Sun, 23 Nov 2014
J.A.M.B.A. Ride---Impromptu for Credit
11:00 AM
15+ mi, 4 LM
Mountain Goat
Harvey Bear Ranch
***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** This Sunday's (11-23-14) J.A.M.B.A. Ride will be at Harvey Bear Ranch. We will meet at 11:00 am at the Harvey Bear Ranch parking lot located at the east end of San Martin Ave., which is off Hwy 101 about half way between Morgan Hill & Gilroy. Bring all necessary supplies. No one left behind. Hope to see you there. 23-11-2014 11:00:00 23-11-2014 12:00:00 6 ACTC: J.A.M.B.A. Ride---Impromptu for Credit 15+ mi, 4 LM : ***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** This Sunday's (11-23-14) J.A.M.B.A. Ride will be at Harvey Bear Ranch. We will meet at 11:00 am at the Harvey Bear Ranch parking lot located at the east end of San Martin Ave., which is off Hwy 101 about half way between Morgan Hill & Gilroy. Bring all necessary supplies. No one left behind. Hope to see you there. Richard Holtermann mtbholt@yahoo.com 408-826-2546 false DD/MM/YYYY
Richard Holtermann
mtbholt@yahoo.com 408-826-2546
Sun, 23 Nov 2014
Four Corners Ride
1:30 PM
15 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Four Corners Ride
Where will Ralph choose to aim this group? A bike path? A historical site? Only you can influence his choice. This (4th Sunday of every month) 15 mile ride is for new riders and old friends who like to chat. Meet at Hamilton and Leigh in the Congregational Church Parking lot. 23-11-2014 13:30:00 23-11-2014 14:30:00 6 ACTC: Four Corners Ride 15 mi, 1 L : Where will Ralph choose to aim this group? A bike path? A historical site? Only you can influence his choice. This (4th Sunday of every month) 15 mile ride is for new riders and old friends who like to chat. Meet at Hamilton and Leigh in the Congregational Church Parking lot. Ralph Coole 408-264-4937 false DD/MM/YYYY
Ralph Coole
408-264-4937
Mon, 24 Nov 2014
Angel Island
9:00 AM
40 mi, 3 LM-M
Grizzly Bear
San Francisco
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** We will depart from the Caltrain San Francisco Terminal at 4th and Townsend at 9:15 am for a ride over the Golden Gate to Sausalito and Tiburon, and take the ferry to Angel Island for a trip around the island. We will then ride to Larkspur for our return trip by ferry and train to San Jose. Meet at the San Jose Diridon Station at 7:45 am and take the #329 Baby Bullet, departing at 8:03 to San Francisco. We will stop for lunch in Tiburon. Co-leader is Dorothy Peterson. 24-11-2014 09:00:00 24-11-2014 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Angel Island 40 mi, 3 LM-M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** We will depart from the Caltrain San Francisco Terminal at 4th and Townsend at 9:15 am for a ride over the Golden Gate to Sausalito and Tiburon, and take the ferry to Angel Island for a trip around the island. We will then ride to Larkspur for our return trip by ferry and train to San Jose. Meet at the San Jose Diridon Station at 7:45 am and take the #329 Baby Bullet, departing at 8:03 to San Francisco. We will stop for lunch in Tiburon. Co-leader is Dorothy Peterson. Bob Head bnbhead@comcast.net 408-218-6556 false DD/MM/YYYY
Bob Head
bnbhead@comcast.net 408-218-6556
Mon, 24 Nov 2014
Crankin With a Twist
9:30 AM
28 mi, 3 M
Grizzly Bear
Field And Farm
Social ride led at an M pace. Meet at the Almaden VTA Park & Ride near the corner of Coleman Rd & Winfield Blvd, San Jose. This rides takes us through New Almaden to the base of Hick's Road and back. Today's "twist" will wind through the hills of the Almaden Valley before joining Terry Kreiter's "Crankin for Caffeine" riders for socializing at the end of the ride. Regroups at top of climbs. No one left behind. Rain cancels the ride. 24-11-2014 09:30:00 24-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Crankin With a Twist 28 mi, 3 M : Social ride led at an M pace. Meet at the Almaden VTA Park & Ride near the corner of Coleman Rd & Winfield Blvd, San Jose. This rides takes us through New Almaden to the base of Hick's Road and back. Today's "twist" will wind through the hills of the Almaden Valley before joining Terry Kreiter's "Crankin for Caffeine" riders for socializing at the end of the ride. Regroups at top of climbs. No one left behind. Rain cancels the ride. Tom Green tomgreen997@yahoo.com 408-997-1939 false DD/MM/YYYY
Tom Green
tomgreen997@yahoo.com 408-997-1939
Mon, 24 Nov 2014
Crankin for Caffeine
9:30 AM
25 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Field And Farm
Social ride led at an LM pace. Meet at the Almaden VTA parking lot near corner of Coleman Rd & Winfield Blvd, San Jose. Pat Grilione's traditional route follows quiet residential streets and country roads, passing through the historic town of New Almaden. The "Crankin with a Twist" ride will join us for coffee and socializing near the end of the ride. No one left behind. Rain Cancels 24-11-2014 09:30:00 24-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Crankin for Caffeine 25 mi, 2 LM : Social ride led at an LM pace. Meet at the Almaden VTA parking lot near corner of Coleman Rd & Winfield Blvd, San Jose. Pat Grilione's traditional route follows quiet residential streets and country roads, passing through the historic town of New Almaden. The "Crankin with a Twist" ride will join us for coffee and socializing near the end of the ride. No one left behind. Rain Cancels Terry Kreiter tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185 false DD/MM/YYYY
Terry Kreiter
tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185
Mon, 24 Nov 2014
Gruess Goat
9:30 AM
49 mi, 5 M, 4500 ft
Billy Goat
Fremont Peak,San Juan Grade,Carr/Anzar
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** We'll be greeting goats in the San Juan Bautista today. Ride is at your own pace, no regroups. Start, lunch, and finish at the Windmill Shopping Center in San Juan Bautista. Send email for carpool options. Directions: Hwy 101 south; exit at Hwy 156 east; left on The Alameda (at the light); left into parking lot; park away from the shops. 24-11-2014 09:30:00 24-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Gruess Goat 49 mi, 5 M , 4500 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** We'll be greeting goats in the San Juan Bautista today. Ride is at your own pace, no regroups. Start, lunch, and finish at the Windmill Shopping Center in San Juan Bautista. Send email for carpool options. Directions: Hwy 101 south; exit at Hwy 156 east; left on The Alameda (at the light); left into parking lot; park away from the shops. Ed Irvine edwirvine@gmail.com 408-807-1494 false DD/MM/YYYY
Ed Irvine
edwirvine@gmail.com 408-807-1494
Tue, 25 Nov 2014
Take A Break For Alum Rock Park
9:00 AM
25 mi, 2 LM, <1000 ft
Grizzly Bear
Alum Rock Park
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Take a break from the pre-Thanksgiving grocery shopping, baking and housecleaning. Jump on your bike and take a leisurely ride from Fremont to Alum Rock Park in San Jose. There will be a coffee/lunch stop in Milpitas on the return home. Route sheets will be provided. No drops & regroups as needed. Extreme weather cancels or modifies the ride. Any changes will be announced on the elist or call/email/text me. Co-listed with the Fremont Freewheelers. Meet at the Warm Springs Community Center, 47300 Fernald St, Fremont. We will meet at 9am and depart at 9:15am. 25-11-2014 09:00:00 25-11-2014 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Take A Break For Alum Rock Park 25 mi, 2 LM , <1000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Take a break from the pre-Thanksgiving grocery shopping, baking and housecleaning. Jump on your bike and take a leisurely ride from Fremont to Alum Rock Park in San Jose. There will be a coffee/lunch stop in Milpitas on the return home. Route sheets will be provided. No drops & regroups as needed. Extreme weather cancels or modifies the ride. Any changes will be announced on the elist or call/email/text me. Co-listed with the Fremont Freewheelers. Meet at the Warm Springs Community Center, 47300 Fernald St, Fremont. We will meet at 9am and depart at 9:15am. Cindy Maxwell maxwell.c@sbcglobal.net 408-506-6860 false DD/MM/YYYY
Cindy Maxwell
maxwell.c@sbcglobal.net 408-506-6860
Tue, 25 Nov 2014
Almaden Explorer: Saratoga Not Maze
10:00 AM
25 mi, 2 L
Grizzly Bear
None
Paul McKiernan
pmac64@ix.netcom.com 408-265-3618
Tue, 25 Nov 2014
South County Old Goats
10:00 AM
32 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Reservoirs
Kris Thompson
ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696
Tue, 25 Nov 2014
Our Favorite Kids
10:00 AM
12-57 mi, 5 M, 5500 ft
Billy Goat
Hazel Dell,Mt Madonna West,Eureka Canyon,Larkin Valley/White,Aptos To Corralitos
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** The cheerful creeks along Hazel Dell and Eureka Canyon have been quite during the drought. Today, after the recent rains, we hope to find something to cheer about. This can also be a fairly easy "introduction to hills" ride if you skip Mt Madonna and Eureka Canyon. As always, call the ride leader for other ride options, carpools and weather caused cancellations. Driving directions: from San Jose take Hwy 880 to Santa Cruz; exit onto Hwy 1 south, towards Watsonville; exit at freedom Blvd; left on Freedom (cross over freeway); left on Corralitos Rd. Park on the west side of the town square across from the general store. 25-11-2014 10:00:00 25-11-2014 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 12-57 mi, 5 M , 5500 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** The cheerful creeks along Hazel Dell and Eureka Canyon have been quite during the drought. Today, after the recent rains, we hope to find something to cheer about. This can also be a fairly easy "introduction to hills" ride if you skip Mt Madonna and Eureka Canyon. As always, call the ride leader for other ride options, carpools and weather caused cancellations. Driving directions: from San Jose take Hwy 880 to Santa Cruz; exit onto Hwy 1 south, towards Watsonville; exit at freedom Blvd; left on Freedom (cross over freeway); left on Corralitos Rd. Park on the west side of the town square across from the general store. Jerome Woehl jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689 false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Tue, 25 Nov 2014
Wilder Mt. Bike Ride
1:00 PM
14 mi, 5 L-LM
Mountain Goat
Wilder Ranch Park Trails,UCSC Trails
Maggie Speers
showdogmissy-actc@yahoo.com 510-490-1118
Tue, 25 Nov 2014
Metcalf Mauler
2:30 PM
21 mi, 5 M, 2150 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf,Yerba Buena/Hassler
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Kim Carr
kcarr0141@msn.com
Tue, 25 Nov 2014
Late Metcalf
4:15 PM
18 mi, 5 M
Billy Goat
Metcalf,Yerba Buena/Hassler
Arturo Cruz
artcruz49er@gmail.com 831-628-3666
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com
Wed, 26 Nov 2014
Joyride
8:45 AM
20-40 mi, 1 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Guadalupe Creek Trail
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start at 8:45 am at Almaden Lake Park on Coleman ROAD/Winfield Blvd, by the restrooms. NOTE EARLY START TIME. Or meet us at Panera on Coleman AVE by the Guadalupe Trail at 10:00 am for the 20 mile option. We will follow the Guadalupe River Trail/ Highway 87 bike path all the way to Alviso. Return is slightly shorter. Lunch at Panera on N 1st or Panera on Coleman. 26-11-2014 08:45:00 26-11-2014 09:45:00 6 ACTC: Joyride 20-40 mi, 1 L-LM : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Start at 8:45 am at Almaden Lake Park on Coleman ROAD/Winfield Blvd, by the restrooms. NOTE EARLY START TIME. Or meet us at Panera on Coleman AVE by the Guadalupe Trail at 10:00 am for the 20 mile option. We will follow the Guadalupe River Trail/ Highway 87 bike path all the way to Alviso. Return is slightly shorter. Lunch at Panera on N 1st or Panera on Coleman. Joy Owens joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896 false DD/MM/YYYY
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Wed, 26 Nov 2014
Lexington Goats
9:00 AM
23 mi, 5 M, 3,000 ft
Billy Goat
Aldercroft Heights,Soda Springs
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Lexington Dam (aka James J. Leniham Dam). Take Hwy.17 South and exit at Bear Creek Rd. Turn right on Bear Creek and left at Old Santa Cruz Hwy. Merge onto Hwy.17 North and exit at Alma Bridge Rd. Continue to Lexington Dam parking area. Get some morning exercise and still have free time in the afternoon. You can add other nearby goats for a longer ride. All paces welcome, but ride is led at M-pace. 26-11-2014 09:00:00 26-11-2014 10:00:00 6 ACTC: Lexington Goats 23 mi, 5 M , 3,000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Lexington Dam (aka James J. Leniham Dam). Take Hwy.17 South and exit at Bear Creek Rd. Turn right on Bear Creek and left at Old Santa Cruz Hwy. Merge onto Hwy.17 North and exit at Alma Bridge Rd. Continue to Lexington Dam parking area. Get some morning exercise and still have free time in the afternoon. You can add other nearby goats for a longer ride. All paces welcome, but ride is led at M-pace. Millie Kitchin milkitchin@verizon.net 408-234-2293 false DD/MM/YYYY
Millie Kitchin
milkitchin@verizon.net 408-234-2293
Wed, 26 Nov 2014
Gruess Goat
9:30 AM
30 mi, 5 LM-M, 2600 ft
Billy Goat
Granite Creek,Rodeo Gulch,Mtn Charlie
***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Last week was rained out, so today we'll re-attempt the Valley of Scott before braving the ghostly grizzly up Charlie's mountain. Driving directions: Take Hwy.17 South. Exit at Summit Rd. Loop over the freeway and drive 2.9 miles to the Loma Prieta District Playfield (across from C.T.English Middle School). Park in the lot on the left side of the road. 26-11-2014 09:30:00 26-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Gruess Goat 30 mi, 5 LM-M , 2600 ft: ***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Last week was rained out, so today we'll re-attempt the Valley of Scott before braving the ghostly grizzly up Charlie's mountain. Driving directions: Take Hwy.17 South. Exit at Summit Rd. Loop over the freeway and drive 2.9 miles to the Loma Prieta District Playfield (across from C.T.English Middle School). Park in the lot on the left side of the road. Ed Irvine edwirvine@gmail.com 408-807-1494 false DD/MM/YYYY
Ed Irvine
edwirvine@gmail.com 408-807-1494
Thu, 27 Nov 2014
Alameda Velo/Argonaut Turkey Day Ride
8:00 AM
40 mi, 5 M-MB, 5000 ft
Billy Goat
Mt Hamilton/Lower,Mt Hamilton/Upper,Mt Hamilton/Back
Mark Pryor
mapryor@pacbell.net 408-410-8109
Thu, 27 Nov 2014
Thursday Trek - Turkey Edition
9:00 AM
~20 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Thanksgiving Day
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Thu, 27 Nov 2014
Woodside to Half Moon Bay
9:00 AM
50 mi, 6 M, 5900 ft
Billy Goat
Summit Springs,Kings Mountain,Lobitos Creek,Higgins/Purisima,Tunitas Creek
Creighton Chong
creighton@ymail.com 510-551-9520
Thu, 27 Nov 2014
6-City Whirlwind Turkey Chase
9:30 AM
26 mi, 2 M-MB, 876 ft
Grizzly Bear
Thanksgiving Day
***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Turkeys don't climb hills but let's chase them around the bay and still get home by lunchtime. This is a flat-ish ride with a few bumps through Campbell, Los Gatos, Monte Sereno, Saratoga, Cupertino and San Jose.

Meet at the Campbell Park restrooms on E. Campbell Ave and Gilman Ave in Campbell. The ride will be led at an M-MB pace with one or two quick stops for regroup and/or refreshments. Faster riders may go ahead and slower riders must be able to navigate and ride alone. Head-lights and tail-lights recommended. Rain cancels.

Route: http://bit.ly/Whirl06

If parking around Campbell park is unavailable, go east on Campbell Ave and park at the Pruneyard Shopping Center. 27-11-2014 09:30:00 27-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: 6-City Whirlwind Turkey Chase 26 mi, 2 M-MB , 876 ft: ***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** Turkeys don't climb hills but let's chase them around the bay and still get home by lunchtime. This is a flat-ish ride with a few bumps through Campbell, Los Gatos, Monte Sereno, Saratoga, Cupertino and San Jose. Meet at the Campbell Park restrooms on E. Campbell Ave and Gilman Ave in Campbell. The ride will be led at an M-MB pace with one or two quick stops for regroup and/or refreshments. Faster riders may go ahead and slower riders must be able to navigate and ride alone. Head-lights and tail-lights recommended. Rain cancels. Route: http://bit.ly/Whirl06 If parking around Campbell park is unavailable, go east on Campbell Ave and park at the Pruneyard Shopping Center. Stan Lim cycleslim@gmail.com 408-464-8560 false DD/MM/YYYY
Stan Lim
cycleslim@gmail.com 408-464-8560
Thu, 27 Nov 2014
Thursday Trainer
4:15 PM
25 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Pleasant,Aborn,Chaboya,Quimby East
Arturo Cruz
artcruz49er@gmail.com 831-628-3666
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com
Fri, 28 Nov 2014
Our Favorite Kids
9:00 AM
20 mi, 6 M, 2500 ft
Billy Goat
Various
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Fri, 28 Nov 2014
Gruess Goat
9:30 AM
60 mi, 5 M, 5500 ft
Billy Goat
Columbia,Norris Canyon,Pinehurst,Pinehurst/Redwood,Redwood
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Ruminate with us ruminants while we toil between redwood canyons, suburban feeding grounds, and scenic hillocks and dales. Start/finish at the Willow Park Golf Course & Event Center near Castro Valley. Wear your loudest goatbells! Contact the lonely goatherd for carpool intent. Directions: take 880 north to the 238 East connector to 580 East; exit at Castro Vly, Redwood Rd; turn left, under the fwy; go two miles to the start/finish in Willow Park, off Redwood Rd. Park near the corner, by the fence. 28-11-2014 09:30:00 28-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Gruess Goat 60 mi, 5 M , 5500 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Ruminate with us ruminants while we toil between redwood canyons, suburban feeding grounds, and scenic hillocks and dales. Start/finish at the Willow Park Golf Course & Event Center near Castro Valley. Wear your loudest goatbells! Contact the lonely goatherd for carpool intent. Directions: take 880 north to the 238 East connector to 580 East; exit at Castro Vly, Redwood Rd; turn left, under the fwy; go two miles to the start/finish in Willow Park, off Redwood Rd. Park near the corner, by the fence. Ed Irvine edwirvine@gmail.com 408-807-1494 false DD/MM/YYYY
Ed Irvine
edwirvine@gmail.com 408-807-1494
Fri, 28 Nov 2014
Fat Turkeys & Easy Goats
9:30 AM
31 mi, 4 LM-M, 2100 ft
Billy Goat
Mt Eden/Pierce,Stevens Canyon
***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** With our bellies full of turkey, let's take a ride up some easier hills.

Meet at the Campbell Park restrooms on E. Campbell Ave and Gilman Ave in Campbell. We will regroup at the top of Stevens Canyon Road and at the top of Pierce (Mountain Winery Gate). After that, it is a nice downhill/flat ride back to the start.

Ride will be led at a LM-M pace. Faster riders may go ahead and slower riders must be able to navigate and ride alone. Riders seeking more challenging goats may attempt Regnart and/or Redwood Gulch. Bring water and snacks as we are not stopping at any commercial shops. Head-lights and tail-lights highly recommended. Rain or wet pavement cancels ride.

Route: http://bit.ly/EasyG

If parking around Campbell park is unavailable, go east on Campbell Ave and park at the Pruneyard Shopping Center. 28-11-2014 09:30:00 28-11-2014 10:30:00 6 ACTC: Fat Turkeys & Easy Goats 31 mi, 4 LM-M , 2100 ft: ***IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT*** With our bellies full of turkey, let's take a ride up some easier hills. Meet at the Campbell Park restrooms on E. Campbell Ave and Gilman Ave in Campbell. We will regroup at the top of Stevens Canyon Road and at the top of Pierce (Mountain Winery Gate). After that, it is a nice downhill/flat ride back to the start. Ride will be led at a LM-M pace. Faster riders may go ahead and slower riders must be able to navigate and ride alone. Riders seeking more challenging goats may attempt Regnart and/or Redwood Gulch. Bring water and snacks as we are not stopping at any commercial shops. Head-lights and tail-lights highly recommended. Rain or wet pavement cancels ride. Route: http://bit.ly/EasyG If parking around Campbell park is unavailable, go east on Campbell Ave and park at the Pruneyard Shopping Center. Stan Lim cycleslim@gmail.com 408-464-8560 false DD/MM/YYYY
Stan Lim
cycleslim@gmail.com 408-464-8560
Fri, 28 Nov 2014
Um, Hicks
9:30 AM
26 mi, 5 LM
Billy Goat
Shannon/Kennedy,Hicks West,Mt Umunhum
Pat Parseghian
pep@aboutpep.com 408-666-1632
Fri, 28 Nov 2014
Tortoises Climbing Hills
10:00 AM
16 mi, 6 LM
Billy Goat
Mt Eden/Pierce,Redwood Gulch,Sanborn
We can make some good use of our Thanksgiving feasts and start carrying out new exercise resolutions as well with this combo of two hard goats and a couple of connecting roads (Mt Eden/Pierce and Highway 9). Come join us as we start from the Big Basin Cafe in downtown Saratoga. (If you are driving, pass the Wells Fargo bank and turn in to the right at a Public Parking lott sign.) The cafe is just past it on the same side of the street. 28-11-2014 10:00:00 28-11-2014 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Tortoises Climbing Hills 16 mi, 6 LM : We can make some good use of our Thanksgiving feasts and start carrying out new exercise resolutions as well with this combo of two hard goats and a couple of connecting roads (Mt Eden/Pierce and Highway 9). Come join us as we start from the Big Basin Cafe in downtown Saratoga. (If you are driving, pass the Wells Fargo bank and turn in to the right at a Public Parking lott sign.) The cafe is just past it on the same side of the street. Marcia Wire (408)395-0386 false DD/MM/YYYY
Marcia Wire
(408)395-0386
Sun, 30 Nov 2014
Work Off That Pumpkin Pie!
9:15 AM
31 mi, 3 LM, <1500 ft
Billy Goat
Mt Pleasant
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Feeling like a stuffed turkey? Regretting those second helpings of mashed potatoes and pumpkin pie last Thursday? Join me on this ride and we will work a few calories off. Starting in Milpitas, we’ll ride south into San Jose for a little climb on Mt. Pleasant Road (optional). Along the way we will ride rollers and have coffee/lunch in the Evergreen district of San Jose. Meet at 9am for a 9:15 start from Cardoza Park in Milpitas. From I-680, take Jacklin Rd east and turn right on N Park Victoria Dr then left on Kennedy Dr and meet us at the first parking lot on the right. Route sheets will be provided and faster riders are welcome to ride on ahead. No drops & regroups as needed. This ride is co-listed with the Fremont Freewheelers. Extreme weather cancels or modifies the ride. Any changes will be announced on ACTC elist or call/email/text me. 30-11-2014 09:15:00 30-11-2014 10:15:00 6 ACTC: Work Off That Pumpkin Pie! 31 mi, 3 LM , <1500 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Feeling like a stuffed turkey? Regretting those second helpings of mashed potatoes and pumpkin pie last Thursday? Join me on this ride and we will work a few calories off. Starting in Milpitas, we’ll ride south into San Jose for a little climb on Mt. Pleasant Road (optional). Along the way we will ride rollers and have coffee/lunch in the Evergreen district of San Jose. Meet at 9am for a 9:15 start from Cardoza Park in Milpitas. From I-680, take Jacklin Rd east and turn right on N Park Victoria Dr then left on Kennedy Dr and meet us at the first parking lot on the right. Route sheets will be provided and faster riders are welcome to ride on ahead. No drops & regroups as needed. This ride is co-listed with the Fremont Freewheelers. Extreme weather cancels or modifies the ride. Any changes will be announced on ACTC elist or call/email/text me. Cindy Maxwell maxwell.c@sbcglobal.net 408-506-6860 false DD/MM/YYYY
Cindy Maxwell
maxwell.c@sbcglobal.net 408-506-6860