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ACTC Ride Calendar for November 2008

The ride schedule has been moved to a new program with a new location.
This old ride schedule program has no rides after April 1st, 2011.

1st Weekend - November 1 to 2

Sat, 1 Nov 2008
Breakfast Ride

8:00 AM
14 mi, 1 L


Meet at Campbell Park-Gilman and Campbell Ave, west of Hwy 17. This 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
264-4937

Sat, 1 Nov 2008
Mmmmm, Good

9:00 AM
20 mi, 5/4/4 M


We'll do 3 goats starting with M, at an M pace, and meet at McKenzie Park (another M)! Coffee after the ride? http://tinyurl.com/mckenzie-park for directions.
Paul Metz
981-3665 pcmetz@yahoo.com

Sat, 1 Nov 2008
99 Favorites

9:00 AM
30-77 mi, 3-5 M, 6000 ft


A K-mart start gets you a lunch at The Pines. Call/e-mail for carpooling and other goat/distance options. Start/finish on Ladd Lane (formerly Southside Rd.) by K-Mart. Driving directions: Hwy 101 south; exit Highway 25; rt on San Felipe Rd (still Hwy 25); lt Nash Rd (still Hwy 25); rt on Ladd Lane. Park next to the K-Mart parking lot or in the parking lot section nearest Ladd and Nash.
Jerome Woehl
230-0689cell jeromewoehl@yahoo.com

Sat, 1 Nov 2008
New Brighton Escape (Day 1 of 2)

9:00 AM
40-70 mi, 4-5 L-MS


Join us in Los Gatos (Park & Ride) for our end of year cycling campout. No camping reservations required since New Brighton Beach Campground has a biker/hiker campsite available. Two self paced routes available, With some SAG provided. For more details & sign up for the ride contact us at: jnrfarinha@sbcglobal.net. Hope to see you there!
Joe & Rosa Farinha
729-8856 JnRFarinha@sbcglobal.net

Sat, 1 Nov 2008
Lunch in Corralitos

9:00 AM
50 mi, 6 M


Meet at Gavilan College in Gilroy. To get there, take Hwy 101 south. Turn right at Castro Valley Road and then right onto Santa Teresa. Turn left at first entrance to Gavilan College. Parking lot will be on the left.
Dennis Halloran
287-0918

Sat, 1 Nov 2008
Elkhorn Slough Loop

9:30 AM
32 mi, 2 LM


Meet next to Burger King, Castroville, north of Monterey. Exit 101 south at Hwy 156 to Monterey Peninsula. Take the Castroville/Hwy 183 exit. We will ride along the slough and country roads to Pajaro, then on to Moss Landing via busy Hwy 1 with good shoulder. Short climb to Bluff Rd. to avoid crossing Hwy. 1. Lunch in Moss Landing or BYO.
Ed Shaw
831-320-0906

Helen Shaw
831-320-0905

Sat, 1 Nov 2008
Random Tandem Ride

10:00 AM
25 mi, 4 LM


Meet at McKenzie Park in Los Altos (Fremont Ave. entrance). Join Horace and Erin on their tandem over Mt. Eden/Pierce and return via the Saratoga maze. Lunch afterwards.
Horace Jew
736-8425 horacejew@gmail.com

Erin Carlson

Sat, 1 Nov 2008
Saturday Afternoon Ride from the Park

11:00 PM
15 mi, 1 L


Meet at Campbell Park on Gilman Ave., Campbell, CA for a leisurely ride to visit a local museum or historic site in the area.
Blair Gallant
371-9629 bgallant@netscape.net

Sun, 2 Nov 2008
Chauncey's Century

6:00 AM
100 mi, 1 G LM


Meet in Gilroy (location provided upon registration)for this flat, 100-mile ride up to Los Altos & back. It makes for a great first century. We will have SAG support as well as a sweep and ask that riders donate $10-$15, according to their means, to cover the cost of gas & snacks. Riding time is estimated to be 7 1/2 hours not including stops. PRE-REGISTRAION IS REQUIRED! Contact Mary Neinast (MNeinast@aol.com) by email, NO SOONER THAN OCTOBER 18TH, 2008. Registration cut-off is OCTOBER 26TH, 2008. More info: http://tinyurl.com/37zkdt
Mary Neinast
569-0541 mneinast@aol.com

Susan Francks
892-3423

Sun, 2 Nov 2008
Los Altos to Rockaway Beach, Pacifica

8:00 AM
107 mi, 5 MB, ~7500 ft


Meet at McKenzie Park by the tennis courts. Old La Honda, Canada Sunday, Devil's Slide, PCH, climb back via Tunitas to Page Mill. Route sheet at start or will email. Only snow / tsunami / downpour cancels.
Brian Chun
650-799-6488 bctlc8899@yahoo.com

Sun, 2 Nov 2008
To Market, To Market

9:00 AM
21 mi, 1 G L-LM


Bring your shopping bags/panniers/backpacks; we’re going to the Los Gatos Farmers’ Market. Meet at the VTA Park and Ride/light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield.
Paul and Stephanie Metz
981-3780 pcmetz@yahoo.com

Sun, 2 Nov 2008
Milpitas to Fremont’s Mission San Jose Loop

9:00 AM
~34 mi, 1-2 G LM


A tour on low car trafficked roads of Milpitas and Fremont. Ride starts at in the Mall parking lot across from the Great Mall VTA LIGHT RAIL/BUS Station, Great Mall Parkway & McCandless Drive/Great Mall Dr., Milpitas. We ride the rollers on Piedmont and climb two 0.2 mile 7-8% hills. If the group desires, we can stop for lunch in Fremont near the Mission San Jose.
Jon Graff
262-9577 jon.graff@yahoo.com

Sun, 2 Nov 2008
New Brighton Escape (Day 2 of 2)

10:00 AM
40-60 mi, 4-5 Self- paced


After enjoying a hearty breakfast at the campground, we travel back to Los Gatos. Two self paced routes available, with some SAG provided. For more details & ride sign up contact us at: jnrfarinha@sbcglobal.net. Hope to see you there!
Joe & Rosa Farinha
729-8856 JnRFarinha@sbcglobal.net

Sun, 2, 9, 16, 30 Nov 2008
J.A.M.B.A. Ride

10:00 AM
15+ mi, 4-5 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, or between 8:00 am & 9:00 am the day of the ride, for the starting location. Bring all necessary supplies.
Richard Holtermann
226-6871,826-2546cell

2nd Week - November 3 to 9

Mon, 3 Nov 2008
Crankin' for Caffeine

9:30 AM
25 mi, 2 LM


Meet at the Restrooms on the East side of Almaden Lake Park near Coleman and Winfield. Park in the VTA Parking Lot across Coleman to save a parking fee. We will take a sociable flat ride to the Starbucks near Evergreen College. The return involves one short roller after fueling on pastries and coffee then a flat direct return.
Larry Brandt
238-1649

Mon, 3, 10, 17, 24 Nov 2008
Roaster

9:30 AM
20-40 mi, 3-6 MB


Ride goats in the Los Gatos & Saratoga hills. Back by 1:30PM. Email Gary_M_Robinson@Yahoo.com for goat list. Meets at Los Gatos Coffee Roasting Co (Main @ University). Other paces welcome.
Gary Robinson
656-2442 Gary_M_Robinson@Yahoo.com

Tue, 4, 11, 18, 25 Nov 2008
Optional Hicks or Flat Coffee Ride

6:30 AM
25 mi, 3 MB

(optional Hicks West)

Meet at Almaden Roasting Company, corner of Redmond at Meridian.
Pam Downs
316-6314 uncorkedster@gmail.com

Tue, 4 Nov 2008
99 Favorites

9:30 AM
20-50 mi, 4-5 M, 6500 ft


Nearly finished are the 99 Favorites old goats, and here come some new goats! Start/finish/lunch at the restaurant on the northwest corner of Skyline and Hw 84 (Park away from the businesses).
Jerome Woehl
230-0689cell jeromewoehl@yahoo.com

Tue, 4, 11, 18, 25 Nov 2008
Almaden Explorer

10:00 AM
20-25 mi, 1-2 L-LM


Meet at the Church, Hamilton and Leigh in San Jose. Bob Yeomans will be doing a picnic in the park three times a month with Karl Laucher doing a coffee ride once a month. This month's rides are:
Nov 4
Santa Clara University (Coffee Ride), Santa Clara 24 Miles

Nov 11
Los Palmos Park, Sunnyvale 24 Miles

Nov 18
Delgatos Park, Los Gatos 22 Miles

Nov 25
Earl Carmichael Park, Santa Clara 21 Miles

Bob Yeomans
374-5081

Karl Laucher
267-7117

Tue, 4 Nov 2008
Tortoises Climbing Hills

10:00 AM
20 mi, 4 LM


We'll do the new goat Overlook first, then head off to Saratoga for Peach Hill. Meet at the Park & Ride on Hwy 9 in Los Gatos. From Hwy 17 take the Los Gatos exit(not "East Los Gatos"),pass University Ave and turn into the driveway on your right. Coffee stop afterwards if desired.
Marcia Wire
395-0386

Wed, 5 Nov 2008
Golden Gate Spoketacular

7:56 AM
25 mi, 1-2 LM


Catch the 7:56am. Bullet train from the Tamien Station in SJ to ride the SF waterfront, cruise The Presidio, cross The Bridge & lunch in Sausalito. A couple of short hills, but mostly flat. Back to SJ by 4:45 or 5:07pm.
Karl Laucher
267-7117 klaucher@sbcglobal.net

Wed, 5 Nov 2008
Milpitas to Fremont’s Mission San Jose Loop

9:30 AM
30 mi, 1-2 G LM


A tour on low car trafficked roads of Milpitas and Fremont. Ride starts at in the Mall parking lot across from the Great Mall VTA LIGHT RAIL/BUS Station, Great Mall Parkway & McCandless Drive/Great Mall Dr., Milpitas. We ride the rollers on Piedmont and climb two 0.2 mile 7-8% hills. Estimated return around 12:30 to 1:00 PM. May have lunch at the end of the ride.
Jon Graff
262-9577 jon.graff@yahoo.com

Wed, 5 Nov 2008
The Team Hill Slug - Climb for “Gourmet” Hot Dogs

9:30 AM
27 mi, 4-5 LM, 2500 ft


Climbing for hot dogs at Mark’s Hotdogs, the Big Orange! Up Calaveras to Felter to Sierra to the Big Orange. Ride starts at in the Mall parking lot across from the Great Mall VTA LIGHT RAIL/BUS Station, Great Mall Parkway & McCandless Drive/Great Mall Dr., Milpitas.
Jon Graff
262-9577 jon.graff@yahoo.com

Wed, 5 Nov 2008
Get Your Thrill Goin' To Morgan Hill

9:30 AM
35 mi, 3 LM+


Meet near the Jack-In-The-Box at the SE corner of Cottle and Santa Teresa. We'll get our goat before going into downtown Morgan Hill for coffee. No headwinds and no one left behind.
John Mazzella
972-1991 velofello@gmail.com

Wed, 5, 12, 19, 26 Nov 2008
Hills R Us

10:15 AM
35-70 mi, 3-6 M-MB


Enjoy Skyline without traffic. Meet at Shoup Garden Park, 400 University Ave, in Los Altos. Ride varies weekly but includes Hwy 9, Page Mill, Old La Honda, Kings Mt, West Alpine, and Tunitas Ck. Ample regroups and lunch (bring or buy) after the major climb(s). Be prepared for variable weather on Skyline. Foul weather in the hills keeps the ride in the valley. Co-listed with Western Wheelers.
Michael Khaw
737-0238 mkhaw@dorkypantsr.us

Wed, 5, 12, 19 Nov 2008
A.W.D.R.

3:00 PM
10+ mi, 5 LM


AFTER WORK DIRTY RIDE. Meet in the school parking lot at Bernal Intermediate School, 6610 San Ignacio Ave. From the stop sign on Bernal Road next to the SantaTeresa Golf Course, head north on Heaton Moor. Continue through three stop signs. The school will be on the right. Bring all necessary supplies.
Richard Holtermann
578-5731x223,826-2546cell

Thu, 6, 13, 20 Nov 2008
Optional Hicks or Flat Coffee Ride

6:30 AM
25 mi, 3 MB

(optional Hicks West)

Meet at Almaden Roasting Company, corner of Redmond at Meridian.
Pam Downs
316-6314 uncorkedster@gmail.com

Thu, 6 Nov 2008
99 Favorites

9:30 AM
9-60 mi, 4-6 M, 6000 ft


A pre-Thanksgiving smorgy. Take your pick; I'll be doing the first four or five. Start/finish in Saratoga's Wildwood Park on 4th St, one block west of Big Basin Way.
Jerome Woehl
230-0689cell jeromewoehl@yahoo.com

Thu, 6, 13, 20 Nov 2008
Thursday Trek

10:00 AM
12-25 mi, 1-2 LM


Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options of the South San Jose/Almaden Valley area. We’ll stop for snacks/meal along the way. Meet at the VTA Park and Ride/light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield.
Nov 6
Super Burrito 18 miles

Nov 13
Vasona 21 miles

Nov 20
Coyote Creek Trail 25 miles

Stephanie Metz
981-3780 pcmetz@yahoo.com

Thu, 6, 13, 20 Nov 2008
Evergreen Explorer

10:00 AM
20 mi, 3 LM


We will ride the quiet streets in the Evergreen foothills-other options possible. Coffee or lunch near the end of the ride. Meet at Evergreen Community Center on San Felipe Road just south of Yerba Buena Road.
Karen Bishop
238-0399

Frank La Fetra
532-1044 frank@lafetra.com

Thu, 6, 13, 20 Nov 2008
Metcalf Mauler

2:30 PM
22 mi, 5 M


Meet at Metcalf Park, near Forsum Rd and the Coyote Creek Trail. To get there, take Menard Rd from Monterey Hwy, just south of Bernal or north of Metcalf. Ride MCP016.
Kim Carr
393-0198

Don Axtell
386-1638

Fri, 7 Nov 2008
TGIF

9:30 AM
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 parking fee.
Andy Leach
268-7058

Fri, 7 Nov 2008
Wobbly Wheelers

9:30 AM
30 mi, 1 LM


These rides are for us old folks - nice and easy. We'll have a refreshment stop in Campbell. Meet at Sunnyvale Community Center parking lot on Michelangelo near the El Camino/Remington junction. Thought for the Day: August is that time of year when you go to turn on the air conditioner and it already is.
Keith Giles
244-9401

2nd Weekend - November 8 to 9

Sat, 8 Nov 2008
Ride to the Fab Food Fest

7:00 AM
55-110 mi, 3 M-MB, 2700-5400 ft


The ultimate ride to eat opportunity. After pedaling to SF, $10 gets you samples from 250 vendors (www.pacificexpositions.com/FabFoodFest/). Meet just south of the Lawrence Caltrain Station on French St. Ride or take caltrain home. Rain reschedules ride to Nov 9.
Russell & Sheila Stevens
249-3061 russ_sheila@att.net

Sat, 8 Nov 2008
Long Distance Training Ride

8:00 AM
70 mi, 5 M-S


LDTR are for experienced, fit riders. All paces welcome, however, this ride is lead at MB pace. Meet at Meridian & Redmond (Almaden Coffee Roasting). Park in the Lucky parking lot, not in by the coffee shop.
Deborah Hoag
267-3038 deblefferts@sbcglobal.net

David Hoag
267-3038

Sat, 8 Nov 2008
More Old Goats

8:30 AM
30-60 mi, 4-5 L-M


Livermore. Start/finish at Robert Livermore Park. Driving directions from San Jose: US 680 north; exit US 580 east; exit Vasco Rd., right; right on East Ave.; right on Loyola Way; left into parking lot.
John T Blaine
356-1592

Sat, 8 Nov 2008
Easy Rider

9:00 AM
35 mi, 3-5 LM


Meet at Shoup Park on University Avenue in Los Altos for three short goats, including a new goat. Lunch afterward in the Los Altos area.
Steve Gruber
650-964-0959 sgruber@ca-trusts.com

Sat, 8 Nov 2008
Tour of Saratoga

9:00 AM
50 mi, 4-6 M


Here's your chance to climb Bohlman one more time . . or not. Meet at the Los Gatos Park n Ride on Hwy 9 near University Ave. Shorter options possible.
Dennis Halloran
287-0918

Sat, 8 Nov 2008
Any More Pumpkins?

9:00 AM
57 mi, 5 M, 5500 ft


Meet in the parking lot behind the Pioneer Hotel (Woodside) corner of Whiskey Hill. Shorter options available. Maps provided. Ride # WSW001.
Don Axtell
386-1638

Sat, 8 Nov 2008
Giro d'Bici Bike Ride

10:00 AM
35-40-45 mi, 3 LM-MB


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. Ride at your own pace, directions provided. Meet at Bici Bike Shop, Cottle and Rochester Roads, San Jose.
Bill Reisinger
238-0399

Dick Caron
978-8177

Sun, 9 Nov 2008
Tour de Fremont (Clockwise)

9:00 AM
44-50 mi, 1-2 G LM


This is a fairly flat circular ride around Fremont. Ride starts at Great Mall VTA LIGHT RAIL/BUS Station, Great Mall Parkway & McCandless Drive/Great Mall Dr., Milpitas. Note, the ride ends with rollers on Piedmont Road/North Park Victoria. Bring fruit or a snack for a break at the top of the Don Edwards National Wildlife Center (~20 miles). We’ll have lunch in or near the San Jose Mission so bring money. Plan to be back at the start a little after 3:30 PM.
Jon Graff
262-9577 jon.graff@yahoo.com

Sun, 9 Nov 2008
Highway 87 Bike Trail Clean-up and Ride

10:00 AM
~10 mi, 1 G LM


Meet at the Tamien Light Rail Station at 10:00 am to volunteer. Bring work gloves and wear your grubbies. We will pick-up trash, sweep, clear weeds and paint over graffiti on the Highway 87 bikeway between Willow and Curtner and then ride to lunch and back. Please contact Deb Wade in advance to sign-up. Rain cancels. Volunteer forms are available online at www.sjadoptapark.org.
Deb Wade
993-1004 debwade66@gmail.com

Sun, 9, 16, 30 Nov 2008
J.A.M.B.A. Ride

10:00 AM
15+ mi, 4-5 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, or between 8:00 am & 9:00 am the day of the ride, for the starting location. Bring all necessary supplies.
Richard Holtermann
226-6871,826-2546cell

Sun, 9 Nov 2008
Couple of East Side Goats

11:00 AM
22 mi, 4 LM


Meet at the Target parking lot at Landess/Morrill for a ride up Old Calaveras and then Felter and down Sierra.
Connie and Eric Jorgensen
929-5270 conniejorgensen@hotmail.com

3rd Week - November 10 to 16

Mon, 10 Nov 2008
Crankin' for Caffeine

9:30 AM
22 mi, 2 LM


Meet at the Restrooms on the East side of Almaden Lake Park near Coleman and Winfield. Park in the VTA Parking Lot across Coleman to save a parking fee. Residential streets and country roads for most of the ride with a coffee stop on the way back for some socializing.
Pat Grilione
265-0698

Mon, 10, 17, 24 Nov 2008
Roaster

9:30 AM
20-40 mi, 3-6 MB


Ride goats in the Los Gatos & Saratoga hills. Back by 1:30PM. Email Gary_M_Robinson@Yahoo.com for goat list. Meets at Los Gatos Coffee Roasting Co (Main @ University). Other paces welcome.
Gary Robinson
656-2442 Gary_M_Robinson@Yahoo.com

Tue, 11, 18, 25 Nov 2008
Optional Hicks or Flat Coffee Ride

6:30 AM
25 mi, 3 MB

(optional Hicks West)

Meet at Almaden Roasting Company, corner of Redmond at Meridian.
Pam Downs
316-6314 uncorkedster@gmail.com

Tue, 11 Nov 2008
99 Favorites

9:00 AM
25-75 mi, 3-4 M, 3000 ft


This is the third year that Soquel-SJ Road brings an end to doing all 99 Favorites goats three times in a year - I'll buy you a celebration lunch in Aptos. As always, call or e-mail for ride options and carpools (I plan to do Aptos2Corralitos twice). Directions from SJ to the start/finish: take Hwy. 17 south to Summit Rd. exit. Loop over the freeway onto Summit Rd. Drive 2.9 miles and park on the left side at the park next to the old elementary school, which is across the road from the C. T. English Middle School.
Jerome Woehl
230-0689cell jeromewoehl@yahoo.com

Tue, 11, 18, 25 Nov 2008
Almaden Explorer

10:00 AM
20-25 mi, 1-2 L-LM


Meet at the Church, Hamilton and Leigh in San Jose. Bob Yeomans will be doing a picnic in the park three times a month with Karl Laucher doing a coffee ride once a month. This month's rides are:
Nov 4
Santa Clara University (Coffee Ride), Santa Clara 24 Miles

Nov 11
Los Palmos Park, Sunnyvale 24 Miles

Nov 18
Delgatos Park, Los Gatos 22 Miles

Nov 25
Earl Carmichael Park, Santa Clara 21 Miles

Bob Yeomans
374-5081

Karl Laucher
267-7117

Tue, 11 Nov 2008
For the Vets

10:00 AM
22 mi, 1 G LM


Meet at the VTA Park and Ride/light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield. We'll head into downtown to the Veteran's Memorial before heading back. We'll stop for lunch on the way back.
Stephanie Metz
981-3780 stephaniemetz@comcast.net

Wed, 12 Nov 2008
Wobbly Wheelers

9:30 AM
25 mi, 1 LM


These rides are for us old folks - nice and easy. We'll have a refreshment stop in Saratoga. Meet at Sunnyvale Community Center parking lot on Michelangelo near the El Camino/Remington junction. Thought for the Day: With jeans there's no problem finding the right pair - one size hurts all.
Keith Giles
244-9401

Wed, 12 Nov 2008
Just A Pleasant Hassle

9:30 AM
35 mi, 3-4 LM+


Meet near the Jack-In-The-Box at the SE corner of Cottle and Santa Teresa. We'll do most of the goats before stopping for coffee in Evergreen. No one left behind.
John Mazzella
972-1991 velofello@gmail.com

Wed, 12 Nov 2008
The Team Hill Slug - Calaveras Wall & Mission Loop

9:30 AM
~40 mi, 4 G LM


Up the Calaveras “wall” to the top and back down, then a loop to Mission San Jose in Fremont. Ride starts at in the Mall parking lot across from the Great Mall VTA LIGHT RAIL/BUS Station, Great Mall Parkway & McCandless Drive/Great Mall Dr., Milpitas
Jon Graff
262-9577 jon.graff@yahoo.com

Wed, 12, 19, 26 Nov 2008
Hills R Us

10:15 AM
35-70 mi, 3-6 M-MB


Enjoy Skyline without traffic. Meet at Shoup Garden Park, 400 University Ave, in Los Altos. Ride varies weekly but includes Hwy 9, Page Mill, Old La Honda, Kings Mt, West Alpine, and Tunitas Ck. Ample regroups and lunch (bring or buy) after the major climb(s). Be prepared for variable weather on Skyline. Foul weather in the hills keeps the ride in the valley. Co-listed with Western Wheelers.
Michael Khaw
737-0238 mkhaw@dorkypantsr.us

Wed, 12, 19 Nov 2008
A.W.D.R.

3:00 PM
10+ mi, 5 LM


AFTER WORK DIRTY RIDE. Meet in the school parking lot at Bernal Intermediate School, 6610 San Ignacio Ave. From the stop sign on Bernal Road next to the SantaTeresa Golf Course, head north on Heaton Moor. Continue through three stop signs. The school will be on the right. Bring all necessary supplies.
Richard Holtermann
578-5731x223,826-2546cell

Thu, 13, 20 Nov 2008
Optional Hicks or Flat Coffee Ride

6:30 AM
25 mi, 3 MB

(optional Hicks West)

Meet at Almaden Roasting Company, corner of Redmond at Meridian.
Pam Downs
316-6314 uncorkedster@gmail.com

Thu, 13 Nov 2008
99 Favorites

9:30 AM
12-45 mi, 5-6 M


To satiate my obsession to do all the goats three times in '08, I'll be doing Hicks-East twice, you may either: join me in my insanity; go home, or; add some of the other local goats. Start/finish at Camden Ave across from Hicks Road. Park in the dirt lot by the percolation ponds.
Jerome Woehl
230-0689cell jeromewoehl@yahoo.com

Thu, 13, 20 Nov 2008
Thursday Trek

10:00 AM
12-25 mi, 1-2 LM


Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options of the South San Jose/Almaden Valley area. We’ll stop for snacks/meal along the way. Meet at the VTA Park and Ride/light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield.
Nov 6
Super Burrito 18 miles

Nov 13
Vasona 21 miles

Nov 20
Coyote Creek Trail 25 miles

Stephanie Metz
981-3780 pcmetz@yahoo.com

Thu, 13, 20 Nov 2008
Evergreen Explorer

10:00 AM
20 mi, 3 LM


We will ride the quiet streets in the Evergreen foothills-other options possible. Coffee or lunch near the end of the ride. Meet at Evergreen Community Center on San Felipe Road just south of Yerba Buena Road.
Karen Bishop
238-0399

Frank La Fetra
532-1044 frank@lafetra.com

Thu, 13 Nov 2008
Tortoises Climbing Hills

10:00 AM
26 mi, 5 LM


Meet at the Windmill Market in San Juan Bautista to ride up to Fremont State Park. Take Hwy 101 past Gilroy, exit at Hwy 156 east, and at the stoplight (which has a small sign "Alameda") turn left and park in the Windmill lot. Bring water and lunch to eat at the top. Please phone me if you will be coming--we can probably arrange carpooling.
Marcia Wire
395-0386

Thu, 13, 20 Nov 2008
Metcalf Mauler

2:30 PM
22 mi, 5 M


Meet at Metcalf Park, near Forsum Rd and the Coyote Creek Trail. To get there, take Menard Rd from Monterey Hwy, just south of Bernal or north of Metcalf. Ride MCP016.
Kim Carr
393-0198

Don Axtell
386-1638

Fri, 14, 21 Nov 2008
Roaster Refill

8:30 AM
40-60 mi, 3-6 MB


Ride the Santa Cruz Mountains from Los Gatos. Back by 2:00PM. Email Gary_M_Robinson@Yahoo.com for route info. Meets at Los Gatos Coffee Roasting Co (Main @ University). Route sheet provided. Short stops for food. No formal regroups or lunch stop.
Gary Robinson
656-2442 Gary_M_Robinson@Yahoo.com

Fri, 14 Nov 2008
TGIF Coffee Ride

9:30 AM
25 mi, 1-2 L-LM


Join me for a leisurely ride to one of my favorite coffee and pastry rest stops, Cosentino's, on Silver Creek Valley Rd. We will do a couple of small hills to get there and then a flat ride home.
Ray Rossi
867-7734 actcnews@hotmail.com

Fri, 14 Nov 2008
Last Time Up Sierra

9:30 AM
20 mi, 5 LM


Since we live on it we feel we have to ride it (but not very often and not again in 2008). Meet at the corner of Sierra and Piedmont...we'll do a quick loop through Alum Rock Park to warm up and then climb.
Connie and Eric Jorgensen
929-5270 conniejorgensen@hotmail.com

3rd Weekend - November 15 to 16

Sat, 15 Nov 2008
Long Distance Training Ride

8:00 AM
70 mi, 5 M-S


LDTR are for experienced, fit riders. All paces welcome, however, this ride is lead at MB pace. Meet at Meridian & Redmond (Almaden Coffee Roasting). Park in the Lucky parking lot, not in by the coffee shop.
Deborah Hoag
267-3038 deblefferts@sbcglobal.net

David Hoag
267-3038

Sat, 15 Nov 2008
3 Bears – Less Goldilocks

9:00 AM
~66 mi, 4-5 M


Meet in Castro Valley on Redwood Road, parking lot between Mabel and Heyer. We will the non-rated (yet) goat, then Pinehurst up to Skyline and Grizzly Peak Blvd before heading down and around San Pablo Dam. As this is a new route, please bring plenty of food and water to make it thru until we can find a food stop. Regroups & route sheets.
Patrice Carney
996-0522,623-9593 patricelcarney@gmail.com

Sat, 15 Nov 2008
Tortoises Climbing Hills

10:00 AM
32 mi, 5 LM


This will be a leisurely autumn ride up Mt Tam, leaving from the Mill Valley Community Rec Center. From 101/Hwy 1 north in Marin County (just before the Richardson Bay Bridge), exit towards Mill Valley on Hwy 1 (Shoreline Hwy). Cross under 101 and go Rt on Almonte Blvd (becomes Miller), Rt Camino Alto, pass the middle school and park at the north end of the lot on your right. Bring food and water for the trip. Please call me if you would like to carpool.
Marcia Wire
395-0386

Sat, 15 Nov 2008
Saturday Afternoon Ride from the Park

1:00 PM
15 mi, 1 L


Meet at Campbell Park on Gilman Ave., Campbell, CA for a leisurely ride to Vasona Park and area.
Blair Gallant
371-9629 bgallant@netscape.net

Sun, 16 Nov 2008
The Team Hill Slug Calaveras Challenge

9:00 AM
~47 mi, 4 L


The ride starts at the Mall parking across from the Great Mall VTA LIGHT RAIL/BUS Station, Great Mall Parkway & McCandless/Great Mall Drive, Milpitas. From Milpitas we’ll climb “the wall” (3 miles, 1400+ ft); descend into Sunol; then climb back, total of 3200 ft of climbing. We’ll have a picnic lunch at the Sunol Water Temple, so please bring lunch, fruit, snacks & plenty to drink.
Jon Graff
262-9577 jon.graff@yahoo.com

Sun, 16 Nov 2008
Burger's in Morgan Hill

9:30 AM
40 mi, 3 LM


Meet at the shopping center at Meridian and Redmond in San Jose for a social ride out McKean road to Morgan Hill. We'll stop for lunch at El Toro Brewing Company before heading back to San Jose. Optional Willow Spring/Llagas.
Penny Carl
804-0035 dancingpedals@gmail.com

Sandy Lorber
206-9648 sandy.lorber@gmail.com

Sun, 16 Nov 2008
Patty's Prunedale Prologue

9:30 AM
80+ mi, 5 M


Enjoy a tour of Elkhorn Slough and Strawberry fields of rural N. Monterey County on the way to Fremont Peak. Lunch @ Windmill Market in San Juan Bautista. Regroups @ top of climbs & bring $ for lunch. Meet at the Prunedale Burger King @ 8093 San Miguel Cyn Rd. Salinas, Ca 93907. Take Hwy 101 South and exit at San Miguel Cyn Rd (exit # 337) then take right in first driveway. Park in center of lot between Burger King and Longs.Call or email for questions/carpools.
Brian Birkeland
504-1584 bbirkeland@att.net

Patty Dougherty
patricia_dougherty@msn.com

Sun, 16, 30 Nov 2008
J.A.M.B.A. Ride

10:00 AM
15+ mi, 4-5 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, or between 8:00 am & 9:00 am the day of the ride, for the starting location. Bring all necessary supplies.
Richard Holtermann
226-6871,826-2546cell

4th Week - November 17 to 23

Mon, 17 Nov 2008
Los Altos for Coffee

9:30 AM
28 mi, 2 LM


Meet in Congress Springs Park on Glen Brae off Cox in Saratoga. Ride to Los Altos for coffee.
Linda Liebermann
374-1257 zobie62@mac.com

Mon, 17 Nov 2008
Crankin' for Caffeine

9:30 AM
38 mi, 2 LM-M


Meet at the Restrooms on the East side of Almaden Lake Park near Coleman and Winfield. Park in the VTA Parking Lot across Coleman to save a parking fee. We’ll take the most direct way to The Coffee Cup near Alum Rock Park.
Tom Green
997-1939

Leo Hartung
997-1979 leohartung@sbcglobal.net

Bob Head
927-5205 bnbhead@comcast.net

Mon, 17, 24 Nov 2008
Roaster

9:30 AM
20-40 mi, 3-6 MB


Ride goats in the Los Gatos & Saratoga hills. Back by 1:30PM. Email Gary_M_Robinson@Yahoo.com for goat list. Meets at Los Gatos Coffee Roasting Co (Main @ University). Other paces welcome.
Gary Robinson
656-2442 Gary_M_Robinson@Yahoo.com

Mon, 17 Nov 2008
Crankin' for Caffeine II

10:00 AM
21 mi, 2 L-LM


For those of you who like the Alum Rock Crankin' for Caffeine ride above, but want a shorter, slightly slower ride, this is it. Meet at the Evergreen Community Center on San Felipe just South of Yerba Buena. We will try to meet Rick's group at The Coffee Cup on McKee Rd before going on to Alum Pock Park.
Frank La Fetra
532-1044 frank@lafetra.com

Tue, 18, 25 Nov 2008
Optional Hicks or Flat Coffee Ride

6:30 AM
25 mi, 3 MB

(optional Hicks West)

Meet at Almaden Roasting Company, corner of Redmond at Meridian.
Pam Downs
316-6314 uncorkedster@gmail.com

Tue, 18 Nov 2008
99 Favorites

9:30 AM
20-50 mi, 4-5 M, 3000-6000 ft


A nice little loop - I'll extend it by doing 3xFeltier and 2x Old Calaveras. You may want to join me or do other nearby goats. The Milpitas start/finish is in the Park Victoria shopping center parking lot; park on the Calaveras Blvd side. To drive there from SJ, take Hw 680 North, exit onto East Calaveras Blvd. The shopping center is on the right, just after you cross Park Victoria Drive.
Jerome Woehl
230-0689cell jeromewoehl@yahoo.com

Tue, 18, 25 Nov 2008
Almaden Explorer

10:00 AM
20-25 mi, 1-2 L-LM


Meet at the Church, Hamilton and Leigh in San Jose. Bob Yeomans will be doing a picnic in the park three times a month with Karl Laucher doing a coffee ride once a month. This month's rides are:
Nov 4
Santa Clara University (Coffee Ride), Santa Clara 24 Miles

Nov 11
Los Palmos Park, Sunnyvale 24 Miles

Nov 18
Delgatos Park, Los Gatos 22 Miles

Nov 25
Earl Carmichael Park, Santa Clara 21 Miles

Bob Yeomans
374-5081

Karl Laucher
267-7117

Wed, 19 Nov 2008
Irish Wood - It's A Corker

9:30 AM
30 mi, 3-6 LM+


Meet near the Jack-In-The-Box at the SE corner of Cottle and Santa Teresa. We'll do most of the goats before stopping for coffee in Los Gatos. No one left behind.
John Mazzella
972-1991 velofello@gmail.com

Wed, 19, 26 Nov 2008
Hills R Us

10:15 AM
35-70 mi, 3-6 M-MB


Enjoy Skyline without traffic. Meet at Shoup Garden Park, 400 University Ave, in Los Altos. Ride varies weekly but includes Hwy 9, Page Mill, Old La Honda, Kings Mt, West Alpine, and Tunitas Ck. Ample regroups and lunch (bring or buy) after the major climb(s). Be prepared for variable weather on Skyline. Foul weather in the hills keeps the ride in the valley. Co-listed with Western Wheelers.
Michael Khaw
737-0238 mkhaw@dorkypantsr.us

Wed, 19 Nov 2008
A.W.D.R.

3:00 PM
10+ mi, 5 LM


AFTER WORK DIRTY RIDE. Meet in the school parking lot at Bernal Intermediate School, 6610 San Ignacio Ave. From the stop sign on Bernal Road next to the SantaTeresa Golf Course, head north on Heaton Moor. Continue through three stop signs. The school will be on the right. Bring all necessary supplies.
Richard Holtermann
578-5731x223,826-2546cell

Thu, 20 Nov 2008
Optional Hicks or Flat Coffee Ride

6:30 AM
25 mi, 3 MB

(optional Hicks West)

Meet at Almaden Roasting Company, corner of Redmond at Meridian.
Pam Downs
316-6314 uncorkedster@gmail.com

Thu, 20 Nov 2008
99 Favorites

9:30 AM
20-40 mi, 3-4 M, 1200-3600 ft


TWO new little goats! So special. I plan to see them three times today ... your desires may differ ... start/finish in the parking lot at Canada and Edgewood Roads. Fro SJ, take Hw 280 North to the Edgewood Rd exit; crossing the freeway, go west to the end at Canada Rd.
Jerome Woehl
230-0689cell

Thu, 20 Nov 2008
Thursday Trek

10:00 AM
12-25 mi, 1-2 LM


Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options of the South San Jose/Almaden Valley area. We’ll stop for snacks/meal along the way. Meet at the VTA Park and Ride/light rail station near the corner of Coleman and Winfield.
Nov 6
Super Burrito 18 miles

Nov 13
Vasona 21 miles

Nov 20
Coyote Creek Trail 25 miles

Stephanie Metz
981-3780 pcmetz@yahoo.com

Thu, 20 Nov 2008
Evergreen Explorer

10:00 AM
20 mi, 3 LM


We will ride the quiet streets in the Evergreen foothills-other options possible. Coffee or lunch near the end of the ride. Meet at Evergreen Community Center on San Felipe Road just south of Yerba Buena Road.
Karen Bishop
238-0399

Frank La Fetra
532-1044 frank@lafetra.com

Thu, 20 Nov 2008
Tortoises Climbing Hills

10:00 AM
30 mi, 4-6 LM


Here's a good Santa Cruz Mountain ride without a long drive to get there. Start with us from Saratoga Gap at Hwy 9 and Skyline for an invigorating ride down to Boulder Creek, up 236 and return up Hwy 9 to the start. China Grade up-and-down can be optional if you wish. We'll probably stop for coffee in Boulder Creek for added strength.
Marcia Wire
395-0386

Thu, 20 Nov 2008
Metcalf Mauler

2:30 PM
22 mi, 5 M


Meet at Metcalf Park, near Forsum Rd and the Coyote Creek Trail. To get there, take Menard Rd from Monterey Hwy, just south of Bernal or north of Metcalf. Ride MCP016.
Kim Carr
393-0198

Don Axtell
386-1638

Fri, 21 Nov 2008
Roaster Refill

8:30 AM
40-60 mi, 3-6 MB


Ride the Santa Cruz Mountains from Los Gatos. Back by 2:00PM. Email Gary_M_Robinson@Yahoo.com for route info. Meets at Los Gatos Coffee Roasting Co (Main @ University). Route sheet provided. Short stops for food. No formal regroups or lunch stop.
Gary Robinson
656-2442 Gary_M_Robinson@Yahoo.com

Fri, 21 Nov 2008
Wobbly Wheelers

9:30 AM
30 mi, 1 LM


These rides are for us old folks - nice and easy. We'll have a refreshment stop in Willow Glen. Meet at Sunnyvale Community Center parking lot on Michelangelo near the El Camino/Remington junction. Thought for the Day: Now take the word "indolence". It makes laziness seem classy.
Keith Giles
244-9401

Fri, 21 Nov 2008
TGIF

9:30 AM
32 mi, 2 LM


Meet at the restroom at Almaden Lake Park (on the east side of the park) off Winfield. We will ride to Campbell for coffee via an alternate route through Los Gatos, Saratoga, and Monte Sereno, approaching Campbell from the west. We will return via the Los Gatos Creek trail. This is a social ride with nobody left behind.
Bob Head
927-5298

4th Weekend - November 22 to 23

Sat, 22 Nov 2008
Long Distance Training Ride

8:00 AM
90 mi, 5 M-S


LDTR are for experienced, fit riders. All paces welcome, however, this ride is lead at MB pace. Meet at Meridian & Redmond (Almaden Coffee Roasting). Park in the Lucky parking lot, not in by the coffee shop.
Deborah Hoag
267-3038 deblefferts@sbcglobal.net

David Hoag
267-3038

Sat, 22 Nov 2008
More Old Goats

8:30 AM
30-60 mi, 5 L-M


Meet at Canada and Hwy 92.
John T Blaine
356-1592

Sat, 22 Nov 2008
Lunch in Davenport

9:00 AM
45 mi, 5 M, 5100 ft


Meet in Felton, at the Safeway on Graham Hill Rd. at Mt.Herman Rd. Shorter options possible. Ride # FGH001.
Don Axtell
386-1638

Sat, 22 Nov 2008
Tortoises Climbing Hills

10:00 AM
32 mi, 6 LM


Meet us at the Highland County Park off Hwy 9 about half a mile south of Ben Lomond. Bring food and water. Please call me ahead of time if you want to arrange carpooling or if rain seems a possibility, to make sure the ride is on.
Marcia Wire
395-0386

Sat, 22 Nov 2008
Saturday Afternoon Ride from the Park

1:00 PM
15 mi, 1 L


Meet at Campbell Park on Gilman Ave., Campbell, CA for a leisurely ride to a park for some play time and picnic.
Blair Gallant
371-9629 bgallant@netscape.net

Sun, 23 Nov 2008
The Team Hill Slug - Upper Mt. Hamilton Challenge

9:00 AM
~22 mi, 5 L


This ride starts at the parking lot across from the Grant Ranch entrance. Please bring lunch, snacks & plenty to drink as well as dry dollar bills for the vending machines at top.
Jon Graff
262-9577 jon.graff@yahoo.com

Sun, 23 Nov 2008
Hot Tamale

10:00 AM
30 mi, 3 LM


Meet in the Walgreens parking lot on the corner of 17th Street and E. Santa Clara Street (park on the street not in the parking lot). We will ride to the Rose Garden before heading to Inspiration Point in Alum Rock Park. We'll climb a short hill on Miguelita then down through the park again. We will finish and meet for lunch at Casa Vicky's on the corner of 17th Street and Julian Street.
Karin Crosby
832-7778 karinwc@aol.com

Sandy Lorber
206-9648 sandy.lorber@gmail.com

Sun, 23 Nov 2008
Tour de Francks – Reservoirs

10:00 AM
34 mi, 2 G LM, 1280 ft


Meet in Gilroy at the First Street Coffee House, 1211 First Street, the corner of First Street and Westwood Drive. Ride around Uvas and Chesbro reservoirs. Additional ride info http://tinyurl.com/2kwawo
Scott Francks
722-0106 tourdefrancks@mac.com

Susan Francks
892-3423

Sun, 23 Nov 2008
Four Corners Ride

1:30 PM
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
264-4937

5th Week - November 24 to 30

Mon, 24 Nov 2008
Crankin' for Caffeine

9:30 AM
26 mi, 1 LM


Meet at the Restrooms on the East side of Almaden Lake Park near Coleman and Winfield. Park in the VTA Parking Lot across Coleman to save a parking fee. We will do a leisurely ride out to Los Gatos, down the Los Gatos Creek Trail to Campbell for coffee, then a flat ride home.
John Mazzella
972-1991

Mon, 24 Nov 2008
Roaster

9:30 AM
20-40 mi, 3-6 MB


Ride goats in the Los Gatos & Saratoga hills. Back by 1:30PM. Email Gary_M_Robinson@Yahoo.com for goat list. Meets at Los Gatos Coffee Roasting Co (Main @ University). Other paces welcome.
Gary Robinson
656-2442 Gary_M_Robinson@Yahoo.com

Tue, 25 Nov 2008
Optional Hicks or Flat Coffee Ride

6:30 AM
25 mi, 3 MB

(optional Hicks West)

Meet at Almaden Roasting Company, corner of Redmond at Meridian.
Pam Downs
316-6314 uncorkedster@gmail.com

Tue, 25 Nov 2008
99 Favorites

9:30 AM
20-50 mi, 4-5 M, 6500 ft


Yes, the northerly Skyline goats again. This is your second chance at them, including a new side trip. Even the same start/finish/lunch at the restaurant on the northwest corner of Skyline and Hw 84.
Jerome Woehl
230-0689cell jeromewoehl@yahoo.com

Tue, 25 Nov 2008
Almaden Explorer

10:00 AM
20-25 mi, 1-2 L-LM


Meet at the Church, Hamilton and Leigh in San Jose. Bob Yeomans will be doing a picnic in the park three times a month with Karl Laucher doing a coffee ride once a month. This month's rides are:
Nov 4
Santa Clara University (Coffee Ride), Santa Clara 24 Miles

Nov 11
Los Palmos Park, Sunnyvale 24 Miles

Nov 18
Delgatos Park, Los Gatos 22 Miles

Nov 25
Earl Carmichael Park, Santa Clara 21 Miles

Bob Yeomans
374-5081

Karl Laucher
267-7117

Wed, 26 Nov 2008
John's Journeys for Delightful Delectibles

10:00 AM
30 mi, 2 G LM


Meet near the Jack-In-The-Box at the SE corner of Cottle and Santa Teresa. This time we are going for a Mexican lunch at La Victoria. It got good recommendations from readers of Metro Magazine. No one left behind.
John Mazzella
972-1991 velofello@gmail.com

Wed, 26 Nov 2008
Hills R Us

10:15 AM
35-70 mi, 3-6 M-MB


Enjoy Skyline without traffic. Meet at Shoup Garden Park, 400 University Ave, in Los Altos. Ride varies weekly but includes Hwy 9, Page Mill, Old La Honda, Kings Mt, West Alpine, and Tunitas Ck. Ample regroups and lunch (bring or buy) after the major climb(s). Be prepared for variable weather on Skyline. Foul weather in the hills keeps the ride in the valley. Co-listed with Western Wheelers.
Michael Khaw
737-0238 mkhaw@dorkypantsr.us

Thu, 27 Nov 2008
Traditional Thanksgiving Day

7:30 AM
45 mi, 5 M-S


Meet at the base of Mt Hamilton and Alum Rock Rd or meet at 6:20A 2270 Shibley Ave.
Deborah Hoag
267-3038 deblefferts@sbcglobal.net

David Hoag
267-3038

Thu, 27 Nov 2008
Turkey Day Trot round town

10:00 AM
15 mi, 1 G L


Meet at the Sunnyvale Community Center parking lot off Michelangelo near the El Camino/Remington junction for an easy loop to help burn some calories before a big dinner. Bring a snack if you want for a short stop around the mid-point of the ride.
Christopher & Skylla Larson
203-8492 aragorn@dragons-rest.com

Fri, 28 Nov 2008
TGIF

9:30 AM
32 mi, 1 LM


Start at Almaden Lake Park. Ride down Santa Teresa (or side streets) to Bailey. Turn Left to bike path and follow it to the Morgan Hill Airplane Park. Return on bike path to Bernal for coffee, then return to start.
Bill Gallagher
997-0218 wtg1940@sbcglobal.net

Fri, 28 Nov 2008
Tortoises Climbing Hills

10:00 AM
30 mi, 3-5 LM


Come help us wear off the turkey and fixings from yesterday's Thanksgiving dinner. We will leave from the Los Gatos Park & Ride just north of University Ave, to ride up Hicks and the adjacent goats. Give me a phone call if rain seems a possibility.
Marcia Wire
395-0386

Fri, 28 Nov 2008
Post Thanksgiving Day burn

10:30 AM
26 mi, 4-5G LM


Meet at the Sunnyvale Community Center parking lot off Michelangelo near the El Camino/Remington junction for social paced post Thanksgiving Day ride to burn some of those extra calories. We will be hitting Mora and Magdalena/Olive Tree with a stop at Rancho Shopping Center for lunch. Regroups at the top of climbs. Nobody left behind. Rain or wet pavement will cancel ride with re-eschedule.
Christopher & Skylla Larson
203-8492 aragorn@dragons-rest.com

5th Weekend - November 29 to 30

Sat, 29 Nov 2008
Long Distance Training Ride

8:00 AM
90 mi, 5 M-S


LDTR are for experienced, fit riders. All paces welcome, however, this ride is lead at MB pace. Meet at Meridian & Redmond (Almaden Coffee Roasting). Park in the Lucky parking lot, not in by the coffee shop.
Deborah Hoag
267-3038 deblefferts@sbcglobal.net

David Hoag
267-3038

Sun, 30 Nov 2008
Tour de Dumbarton Bridge

9:00 AM
~60 mi, 1-2 G L-M


Bike through 10 cities! Ride starts in the Target Parking Lot, Landess Ave. & Morrill Ave, San Jose, near the Jack in the Box and Radio Shack. We start with rollers on Piedmont Road/North Park Victoria and climb the Dumbarton Bridge. Bring fruit or a snack and money. There is a break at the Don Edwards National Wildlife Center (~25 miles and NO purchasable food!). We’ll buy lunch in Mountain View (~35 miles). Plan to be back at the start a little after 3:30 PM.
Jon Graff
262-9577 jon.graff@yahoo.com

Sun, 30 Nov 2008
J.A.M.B.A. Ride

10:00 AM
15+ mi, 4-5 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, or between 8:00 am & 9:00 am the day of the ride, for the starting location. Bring all necessary supplies.
Richard Holtermann
226-6871,826-2546cell