ACTC Rides
Almaden Cycle Touring Club
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There are 103 Rides for Dec 2018
Sat, 1 Dec 2018
Spare the Air Day
6:00 AM
Any mi, 1 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Utility Ride
Jenn Rodriguez
jennrod12@gmail.com 408-243-2646
Sat, 1 Dec 2018
M&M Rollers Favorite Goats
7:30 AM
20-30 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Bicycle Advocacy Ride
Minh Nguyen
minh121st@gmail.com 408-446-4599
Sat, 1 Dec 2018
Turning Wheels for Kids Bike Build
8:00 AM
Any mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Bicycle Advocacy Ride
Tony Le
atlevelo@gmail.com 408-286-9439
Sat, 1 Dec 2018
Tunitas Creek Loop
9:00 AM
40 mi, 5 M, 4500 ft
Billy Goat
Old La Honda East,Lobitos Creek,Tunitas Creek
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Sun, 2 Dec 2018
Lexington Reservoir Goats
8:00 AM
40 mi, 5 M, 7500 ft
Billy Goat
Aldercroft Heights,Soda Springs,Montevina,Black
Ben Luu
njoylyph@gmail.com 408-310-2037
Sun, 2 Dec 2018
La Honda/Alpine loop
9:00 AM
33 mi, 5 M, 4200 ft
Billy Goat
Old La Honda East,Alpine West
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's try this one again, but a bit earlier since we won't have commute traffic... Meet at Windy Hill Open Space parking on Portola Rd in Portola Valley for a 9AM departure. Climbing order: Old La Honda East, Old La Honda West (optional), Alpine West and Portola St Park (optional). Taking both options add 12 miles & 2000 ft. Bring plenty of food & water, as options are scarce. Basic route found here: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28961782 02-12-2018 09:00:00 02-12-2018 11:00:00 6 ACTC: La Honda/Alpine loop 33 mi, 5 M , 4200 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's try this one again, but a bit earlier since we won't have commute traffic... Meet at Windy Hill Open Space parking on Portola Rd in Portola Valley for a 9AM departure. Climbing order: Old La Honda East, Old La Honda West (optional), Alpine West and Portola St Park (optional). Taking both options add 12 miles & 2000 ft. Bring plenty of food & water, as options are scarce. Basic route found here: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28961782 Bruce Simpson invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Bruce Simpson
bsimp95125@aol.com 408-833-8350
Sun, 2 Dec 2018
East Side Hills
9:00 AM
30-50 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Various
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Sun, 2 Dec 2018
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
40 mi, 6 M, 4000 ft
Billy Goat
Various
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Mon, 3 Dec 2018
Some Kind of Wonderful
9:30 AM
35 mi, 5 M-MB, 3500 ft
Billy Goat
Mt Umunhum,Hicks West
Karen Langeman
langkf@comcast.net 4086300716
Mon, 3 Dec 2018
Chasing Old Goats
9:30 AM
20-40 mi, 5 LM, 2000+ ft
Billy Goat
Mt Madonna/Redwood Retreat,Mantelli/Blue Bell
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Can't beat this: some favorites today plus the new south county Goat - Mt Madonna/Redwood Retreat. Or, a favorite option is to do any/all/extras. 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. 03-12-2018 09:30:00 03-12-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Chasing Old Goats 20-40 mi, 5 LM , 2000+ ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Can't beat this: some favorites today plus the new south county Goat - Mt Madonna/Redwood Retreat. Or, a favorite option is to do any/all/extras. 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. John Blaine invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
John Blaine
johntblaine@email.com 408-356-1592
Mon, 3,10,17 Dec 2018
East San Jose
10:00 AM
25 mi, 1 LM, 300 ft
Grizzly Bear
Winter Solstice
Gilbert Hernandez
gil9671@yahoo.com 408-966-9671
Tue, 4 Dec 2018
Early Morning Mt Hamilton
7:30 AM
35 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Hamilton/Upper,Quimby East,Mt Pleasant,Aborn,Chaboya
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Tue, 4,6 Dec 2018
Bohlman Road
8:00 AM
8 mi, 6 LM, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Tue, 4 Dec 2018
Tuesday Exploration
9:30 AM
39 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
2 Or More Trails
A social ride led at an LM pace. 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). We will connect to the San Tomas Aquino and Bay Trails to Shoreline Park. The Bay Trail is hard pack dirt and is fine for road bikes. We will return via the Stevens Creek Trail to Evelyn Street and the Cypress St bike bridge. We will regroup as necessary. Rain cancels. 04-12-2018 09:30:00 04-12-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Tuesday Exploration 39 mi, 1 LM : A social ride led at an LM pace. 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). We will connect to the San Tomas Aquino and Bay Trails to Shoreline Park. The Bay Trail is hard pack dirt and is fine for road bikes. We will return via the Stevens Creek Trail to Evelyn Street and the Cypress St bike bridge. We will regroup as necessary. Rain cancels. Anthony Flores invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Anthony Flores
writenbike@gmail.com 650-269-7294
Tue, 4 Dec 2018
No Kidding
9:30 AM
23 mi, 4 LM, 530 ft
Billy Goat
Silver Creek Valley Rd
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Tue, 4 Dec 2018
South County Old Ladies & Gents
10:00 AM
32 mi, 3 LM
Grizzly Bear
Lunch Ride
Kris Thompson
ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696
Tue, 4,11,18 Dec 2018
Metcalf Mauler
2:30 PM
18 mi, 5 M, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Wed, 5 Dec 2018
First Wednesday Hicks East Humbler
9:30 AM
30 mi, 5 M
Billy Goat
Hicks East,Shannon/Kennedy
Tom Green
tomgreen997@yahoo.com 408-997-1939
Thu, 6 Dec 2018
Early Morning Mt Hamilton
7:30 AM
35 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Hamilton/Upper,Quimby East,Mt Pleasant,Aborn,Chaboya
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Thu, 6 Dec 2018
Bohlman Road
8:00 AM
8 mi, 6 LM, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Thu, 6,13,20 Dec 2018
Thursday Trek
9:30 AM
12-50 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options. 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 Almaden Lake Apartments at the north/west corner. 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 you want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. 06-12-2018 09:30:00 06-12-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Thursday Trek 12-50 mi, 1 LM : Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options. 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 Almaden Lake Apartments at the north/west corner. 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 you want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. Stephanie Metz invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Thu, 6 Dec 2018
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
12-38 mi, 5 M, 1300-5500 ft
Billy Goat
Coleman Valley East,Coleman Valley West,Joy Rd,Trinity Grade
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Coleman Valley Road between Occidental and the Pacific is one of my favorite rides. It is in beautiful pastoral hills and has spectacular Pacific vistas. Daylight permitting, we might drive across the Napa Valley and try Trinity Grade. Interested? Contact the ride leader for more details, carpooling and/or driving instructions. Start/finish on Main Street in Occidental. 06-12-2018 09:30:00 06-12-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Our Favorite Kids 12-38 mi, 5 M , 1300-5500 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Coleman Valley Road between Occidental and the Pacific is one of my favorite rides. It is in beautiful pastoral hills and has spectacular Pacific vistas. Daylight permitting, we might drive across the Napa Valley and try Trinity Grade. Interested? Contact the ride leader for more details, carpooling and/or driving instructions. Start/finish on Main Street in Occidental. Jerome Woehl invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Thu, 6 Dec 2018
Let's Get Some Goats
9:30 AM
20-25 mi, 5 M, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf,Las Animas,Yerba Buena/Hassler,Silver Creek Valley Rd
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's collect some goats in the listed order before stopping for coffee or lunch. Feel free to add or skip nearby goats. Meet near the basketball court of Metcalf Park, which is near Forsum Road and the Coyote Creek Trail. To get there, take Menard Drive exit off Monterey Highway in South San Jose. Rain or wet pavement cancels the ride. 06-12-2018 09:30:00 06-12-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Let's Get Some Goats 20-25 mi, 5 M , 3000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's collect some goats in the listed order before stopping for coffee or lunch. Feel free to add or skip nearby goats. Meet near the basketball court of Metcalf Park, which is near Forsum Road and the Coyote Creek Trail. To get there, take Menard Drive exit off Monterey Highway in South San Jose. Rain or wet pavement cancels the ride. KL Seh invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
KL Seh
kl_seh@yahoo.com 408-921-6170
Fri, 7 Dec 2018
Mill's Hills
9:00 AM
~33 mi, 6 LM-M
Billy Goat
Hwy 9 North Lower,Hwy 9 North Upper,Sanborn,Peach Hill/Ojai
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at the Los Gatos Park 'N Ride at University Ave. & Los Gatos-Saratoga Rd. We will ride up Hwy.9 to Saratoga Gap and climb Sanborn and Peach Hill/Ojai on the way back. Feel free to do fewer or more goats. Ride is led at LM-M pace, but faster riders can go off the front. Optional coffee/lunch at the end of the ride. 07-12-2018 09:00:00 07-12-2018 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Mill's Hills ~33 mi, 6 LM-M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at the Los Gatos Park 'N Ride at University Ave. & Los Gatos-Saratoga Rd. We will ride up Hwy.9 to Saratoga Gap and climb Sanborn and Peach Hill/Ojai on the way back. Feel free to do fewer or more goats. Ride is led at LM-M pace, but faster riders can go off the front. Optional coffee/lunch at the end of the ride. Millie Kitchin invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Millie Kitchin
milkitchin@verizon.net 408-234-2293
Fri, 7 Dec 2018
BLT Ride
9:30 AM
32 mi, 2 LM-M
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
Bob Head
bnbhead@comcast.net 408-218-6556
Fri, 7 Dec 2018
Morgan Hill - Coyote Lk - Gilroy HS
9:30 AM
51 mi, 4 LM-M, 2300 ft
Billy Goat
Bridle Path,Canada Loop
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at 9:15 am to sign in for 9:30 am departure. Location: public parking lot on Depot St. & 2nd St. in Morgan Hill. Will ride out to Coyote Lake then onto Canada Loop. Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/17928927 Regroups at top of climbs. All paces and bikes are welcome. Rain or wet pavement cancels. Post-ride re-hydration at Kelly Brewing Company (70 E 4th St, Morgan Hill, CA 95037) 07-12-2018 09:30:00 07-12-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Morgan Hill - Coyote Lk - Gilroy HS 51 mi, 4 LM-M , 2300 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at 9:15 am to sign in for 9:30 am departure. Location: public parking lot on Depot St. & 2nd St. in Morgan Hill. Will ride out to Coyote Lake then onto Canada Loop. Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/17928927 Regroups at top of climbs. All paces and bikes are welcome. Rain or wet pavement cancels. Post-ride re-hydration at Kelly Brewing Company (70 E 4th St, Morgan Hill, CA 95037) Dzung Dang invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Dzung Dang
agatsu@gmail.com 408-828-3281
Fri, 7 Dec 2018
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 or there are other cafe options nearby. 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* 07-12-2018 10:00:00 07-12-2018 12:00:00 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 or there are other cafe options nearby. 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 invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Terry Kreiter
tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185
Fri, 7 Dec 2018
Roadster
10:00 AM
18 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
James Rustermier
rustermier@gmail.com 408-972-1689
Sat, 8 Dec 2018
Mt Diablo Ride
9:00 AM
31 mi, 5 M, 3800 ft
Billy Goat
Mt Diablo South Gate,Mt Diablo Summit
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Sat, 8 Dec 2018
M&M Rollers
9:00 AM
65 mi, 2 LM-M
Grizzly Bear
Foster City Bike Path
Join us for a beautiful metric century ride to Foster City for lunch at New Saigon Pho restaurant via Stevens Creek Trail/SF Bay trail/Oracle bridge. Meet at 8:45, at Rainbow Park in San Jose, across from Lynbrook High School, by the picnic area on Donington Dr.(at Lockhaven Way). From HW 85, exit at De Anza Blvd, go North on De Anza Blvd, 1st Right on Rainbow Dr., left at Johnson, left at Donington Dr. Ride will be led at LM-M pace, 13-16 mph, with regroups as needed. Link to outbound: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/17550963 Inbound route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/24809553 Please print or download the routes to your Garmin. Rain cancels. 08-12-2018 09:00:00 08-12-2018 11:00:00 6 ACTC: M&M Rollers 65 mi, 2 LM-M : Join us for a beautiful metric century ride to Foster City for lunch at New Saigon Pho restaurant via Stevens Creek Trail/SF Bay trail/Oracle bridge. Meet at 8:45, at Rainbow Park in San Jose, across from Lynbrook High School, by the picnic area on Donington Dr.(at Lockhaven Way). From HW 85, exit at De Anza Blvd, go North on De Anza Blvd, 1st Right on Rainbow Dr., left at Johnson, left at Donington Dr. Ride will be led at LM-M pace, 13-16 mph, with regroups as needed. Link to outbound: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/17550963 Inbound route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/24809553 Please print or download the routes to your Garmin. Rain cancels. Minh Nguyen invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Minh Nguyen
minh121st@gmail.com 408-446-4599
Sat, 8 Dec 2018
Goat Roundup
9:00 AM
52 mi, 5 M, 6200 ft
Billy Goat
Higgins/Purisima,Kings Mountain,Lobitos Creek,Tunitas Creek
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Cycle Woodside to Half Moon Bay where we will have a lunch stop, then back. Route sheets are provided; route changes are acceptable; all paces are welcome; no sweep. Start/finish behind the bank at Woodside & Whiskey Hill Rds. Drive there from San Jose on Hwy 280 north; exit at Woodside Rd; left on Woodside Rd; left on Whiskey Hill Rd; right immediately into parking lot. Questions: melaniekclarke@gmail.com, call or text 408-466-1982 08-12-2018 09:00:00 08-12-2018 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Goat Roundup 52 mi, 5 M , 6200 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Cycle Woodside to Half Moon Bay where we will have a lunch stop, then back. Route sheets are provided; route changes are acceptable; all paces are welcome; no sweep. Start/finish behind the bank at Woodside & Whiskey Hill Rds. Drive there from San Jose on Hwy 280 north; exit at Woodside Rd; left on Woodside Rd; left on Whiskey Hill Rd; right immediately into parking lot. Questions: melaniekclarke@gmail.com, call or text 408-466-1982 Melanie Clarke invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Melanie Clarke
melaniekclarke@gmail.com 408466-1982
Sat, 8 Dec 2018
A Tale of Two Pies
9:00 AM
69 mi, 3 LM-M
Grizzly Bear
Elkhorn Slough
Tony Le
atlevelo@gmail.com 408-286-9439
Sat, 8 Dec 2018
Sanborn 40.9M
12:30 PM
40.9 mi, 6 M
Billy Goat
Montebello,Stevens Canyon,Redwood Gulch,Sanborn,Mt Eden/Pierce
Brian Chun
bctlc8899@yahoo.com 650-938-1288
Sun, 9 Dec 2018
Alpine Inn Beer Garden - Portola Valley
9:00 AM
42 mi, 5 LM-M, 5000 ft
Billy Goat
Los Trancos Woods,Old La Honda East,Alpine West
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet and greet at 8:45 am for 9:00 am departure. Location: Alpine Inn Beer Garden (3915 Alpine Rd, Portola Valley, CA 94028). Regroup at top of each climb. All paces and bikes welcome. Faster riders can get additional goats nearby. Rain or wet pavement cancels. Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/24983955 Goats: Los Trancos Woods, Old La Honda East, Alpine West. 09-12-2018 09:00:00 09-12-2018 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Alpine Inn Beer Garden - Portola Valley 42 mi, 5 LM-M , 5000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet and greet at 8:45 am for 9:00 am departure. Location: Alpine Inn Beer Garden (3915 Alpine Rd, Portola Valley, CA 94028). Regroup at top of each climb. All paces and bikes welcome. Faster riders can get additional goats nearby. Rain or wet pavement cancels. Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/24983955 Goats: Los Trancos Woods, Old La Honda East, Alpine West. Dzung Dang invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Dzung Dang
agatsu@gmail.com 408-828-3281
Sun, 9 Dec 2018
East Side Hills
9:00 AM
30-50 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Various
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Mon, 10 Dec 2018
Joyride - Santa Clara
9:30 AM
35-40 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Hanukkah
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Mon, 10 Dec 2018
Saratoga Backroads
9:30 AM
32 mi, 2 LM-M
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
Bob Head
bnbhead@comcast.net 408-218-6556
Dorothy Peterson
dorothy.peterson54@gmail.com
Mon, 10,17 Dec 2018
East San Jose
10:00 AM
25 mi, 1 LM, 300 ft
Grizzly Bear
Winter Solstice
Gilbert Hernandez
gil9671@yahoo.com 408-966-9671
Tue, 11 Dec 2018
Early Morning Mt Hamilton
7:30 AM
35 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Hamilton/Upper,Quimby East,Mt Pleasant,Aborn,Chaboya
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Tue, 11,13 Dec 2018
Bohlman Road
8:00 AM
8 mi, 6 LM, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Tue, 11 Dec 2018
Chasing Old Goats
9:30 AM
30 mi, 5 LM, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Empire Grade Lower,Empire Grade Middle,Empire Grade Upper
John Blaine
johntblaine@email.com 408-356-1592
Tue, 11 Dec 2018
No Kidding
9:30 AM
40 mi, 3 LM, 630 ft
Billy Goat
Llagas/Willow Springs
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Tue, 11 Dec 2018
Roses to the East Side
9:30 AM
40 mi, 4 M
Billy Goat
Calaveras/Lower,Calaveras/Upper
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Upper Calaveras is to open in early January, so let's ride it while there's minimal automobile traffic. We'll start at San Jose's award winning Municipal Rose Garden (on Naglee between Bascom and Park) at the Naglee entrance at 9:30 or meet us at the Berryessa Community Center between 10 and 10:15. We'll take Hedding/Berryessa to Piedmont then climb Lower Calaveras and Upper Calaveras. We'll regroup at the top of all climbs. We'll have after ride food and drinks (beer available) at the Park Station Hashery on Park and Naglee (1 block from the start). There is bike parking next to outside tables. Rain or wet pavement cancels. 11-12-2018 09:30:00 11-12-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Roses to the East Side 40 mi, 4 M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Upper Calaveras is to open in early January, so let's ride it while there's minimal automobile traffic. We'll start at San Jose's award winning Municipal Rose Garden (on Naglee between Bascom and Park) at the Naglee entrance at 9:30 or meet us at the Berryessa Community Center between 10 and 10:15. We'll take Hedding/Berryessa to Piedmont then climb Lower Calaveras and Upper Calaveras. We'll regroup at the top of all climbs. We'll have after ride food and drinks (beer available) at the Park Station Hashery on Park and Naglee (1 block from the start). There is bike parking next to outside tables. Rain or wet pavement cancels. Anthony Flores invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Anthony Flores
writenbike@gmail.com 650-269-7294
Tue, 11 Dec 2018
South County Old Ladies and Gents
10:00 AM
30 mi, 4 LM
Billy Goat
Canada Loop
Meet at the Gilroy Outlets.North side of Leavesley, look for Market Place (used to be Erik's Deli) and Dress Barn. Take 101 South to Leavesley, L. into outlets,(on northside). Parking behind the Dress Barn is best. We'll be climbing Roop via Leavesley, going out and back to Gilroy Hot Springs and descending to Pacheco Pass and back to the Outlets. Lunch at the new Marketplace.LM pace with regroups. 11-12-2018 10:00:00 11-12-2018 12:00:00 6 ACTC: South County Old Ladies and Gents 30 mi, 4 LM : Meet at the Gilroy Outlets.North side of Leavesley, look for Market Place (used to be Erik's Deli) and Dress Barn. Take 101 South to Leavesley, L. into outlets,(on northside). Parking behind the Dress Barn is best. We'll be climbing Roop via Leavesley, going out and back to Gilroy Hot Springs and descending to Pacheco Pass and back to the Outlets. Lunch at the new Marketplace.LM pace with regroups. Kris Thompson invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Kris Thompson
ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696
Tue, 11 Dec 2018
Western Exploration
10:00 AM
27 mi, 3 LM, 1150 ft
Grizzly Bear
Almaden Explorer
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, and no one will be left behind. 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 11-12-2018 10:00:00 11-12-2018 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Western Exploration 27 mi, 3 LM , 1150 ft: 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, and no one will be left behind. 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 invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Terry Kreiter
tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185
Tue, 11 Dec 2018
Scenic Monterey County
10:00 AM
35 mi, 4 LM, 3900 ft
Billy Goat
Corral De Tierra,San Benancio Canyon,Laureles Grade
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** These are some of the prettiest hill climbs in the area and it should be nicer now that there has been rain, but I promise it will be dry for the ride.

Meet at the park & ride near the intersection of CA68 and Laureles Grade. Faster riders may go off the front; no one left behind. Bring water and food; no place to replenish on the ride. Rain or wet roads cancels. Route sheets provided. 11-12-2018 10:00:00 11-12-2018 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Scenic Monterey County 35 mi, 4 LM , 3900 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** These are some of the prettiest hill climbs in the area and it should be nicer now that there has been rain, but I promise it will be dry for the ride.Meet at the park & ride near the intersection of CA68 and Laureles Grade. Faster riders may go off the front; no one left behind. Bring water and food; no place to replenish on the ride. Rain or wet roads cancels. Route sheets provided. John Hughes invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
John Hughes
jhhughes22@gmail.com 408-916-3318
Tue, 11,18 Dec 2018
Metcalf Mauler
2:30 PM
18 mi, 5 M, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Wed, 12 Dec 2018
Saratoga Backroads [BLT Ride]
9:30 AM
30 mi, 2 LM-M
Grizzly Bear
Field And Farm
Tom Green
tomgreen997@yahoo.com 408-997-1939
Wed, 12 Dec 2018
Cardinal Roll
9:30 AM
15 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
New Members Ride
Starting from Whole Foods Market (777 Alameda, the Alameda side, near Diridon Light Rail station), we will head N on Guadalupe River trail for spectacular sights. This area is very public transit friendly. As usual, if you bring your "sorrisi" (smiles) and "racconti" (stories), we will stop for "spuntini" (snacks). I can adjust my speed to accommodate slower riders. Please bring your tools for any unfortunate events, and check the e-list for any last minute updates. Berry West 669 237 7283 12-12-2018 09:30:00 12-12-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Cardinal Roll 15 mi, 1 L : Starting from Whole Foods Market (777 Alameda, the Alameda side, near Diridon Light Rail station), we will head N on Guadalupe River trail for spectacular sights. This area is very public transit friendly. As usual, if you bring your "sorrisi" (smiles) and "racconti" (stories), we will stop for "spuntini" (snacks). I can adjust my speed to accommodate slower riders. Please bring your tools for any unfortunate events, and check the e-list for any last minute updates. Berry West 669 237 7283 Berry West invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Berry West
spinesign@live.com 669-237-7283
Wed, 12 Dec 2018
Roadster
10:00 AM
18 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
James Rustermier
rustermier@gmail.com 408-972-1689
Wed, 12 Dec 2018
Christmas Lights Ride
7:00 PM
5 mi, 1 SL
Grizzly Bear
Christmas Lights Ride
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Christmas lights ride around Willow Glen neighborhood. Flat and slow. Head and tail lights required. Starts and ends at 1148 Glenn Ave., San Jose, CA. Limited parking on the streets. Parking is available at Bramhall Park, corner of Willow and Camino Ramon, 3 blocks away. Non-riders are welcomed and can walk around the decorated neighborhood and meet riders for refreshments afterwards. Christmas sax by Richard Robinson. Bring any treats to share. 12-12-2018 19:00:00 12-12-2018 21:00:00 6 ACTC: Christmas Lights Ride 5 mi, 1 SL : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Christmas lights ride around Willow Glen neighborhood. Flat and slow. Head and tail lights required. Starts and ends at 1148 Glenn Ave., San Jose, CA. Limited parking on the streets. Parking is available at Bramhall Park, corner of Willow and Camino Ramon, 3 blocks away. Non-riders are welcomed and can walk around the decorated neighborhood and meet riders for refreshments afterwards. Christmas sax by Richard Robinson. Bring any treats to share. Stephen Ching invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Stephen Ching
sching272@yahoo.com 408-930-3924
KL Seh
kl_seh@yahoo.com
Thu, 13 Dec 2018
Early Morning Mt Hamilton
7:30 AM
35 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Hamilton/Upper,Quimby East,Mt Pleasant,Aborn,Chaboya
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Thu, 13 Dec 2018
Bohlman Road
8:00 AM
8 mi, 6 LM, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Thu, 13,20 Dec 2018
Thursday Trek
9:30 AM
12-50 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options. 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 Almaden Lake Apartments at the north/west corner. 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 you want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. 13-12-2018 09:30:00 13-12-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Thursday Trek 12-50 mi, 1 LM : Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options. 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 Almaden Lake Apartments at the north/west corner. 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 you want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. Stephanie Metz invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Thu, 13 Dec 2018
Mtn Charlie
9:30 AM
35 mi, 5 LM, 3000 ft
Billy Goat
Rodeo Gulch,Granite Creek,Mtn Charlie
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** 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. Shorter/longer options. All paces welcome. Some other Goats maybe added 13-12-2018 09:30:00 13-12-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Mtn Charlie 35 mi, 5 LM , 3000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** 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. Shorter/longer options. All paces welcome. Some other Goats maybe added John Blaine invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
John Blaine
johntblaine@email.com 408-356-1592
Thu, 13 Dec 2018
Alpine Inn Beer Gardn - Portola Redwoods
9:30 AM
38 mi, 5 LM-M, 5000 ft
Billy Goat
Old La Honda East,Skyline North 3,Portola State Park
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet and greet at 9:15 am for 9:30 am departure. Location: Alpine Inn Beer Garden (3915 Alpine Rd, Portola Valley, CA 94028). Regroup at top of each climb. All paces and bikes welcome. Faster riders can get additional goats nearby. Rain or wet pavement cancels. Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29027257 Goats: Old La Honda East, Skyline North 3, Portola State Park. 13-12-2018 09:30:00 13-12-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Alpine Inn Beer Gardn - Portola Redwoods 38 mi, 5 LM-M , 5000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet and greet at 9:15 am for 9:30 am departure. Location: Alpine Inn Beer Garden (3915 Alpine Rd, Portola Valley, CA 94028). Regroup at top of each climb. All paces and bikes welcome. Faster riders can get additional goats nearby. Rain or wet pavement cancels. Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29027257 Goats: Old La Honda East, Skyline North 3, Portola State Park. Dzung Dang invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Dzung Dang
agatsu@gmail.com 408-828-3281
Thu, 13 Dec 2018
Let's Get Some Goats
9:30 AM
20-30 mi, 5 M, 3700 ft
Billy Goat
Sierra,Old Calaveras,Sweigert,Suncrest
KL Seh
kl_seh@yahoo.com 408-921-6170
Fri, 14 Dec 2018
Bohlman Road
8:00 AM
8 mi, 6 LM, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Fri, 14 Dec 2018
Lexington Goats
9:00 AM
20 mi, 5 LM-M, 3,500 ft
Billy Goat
Black,Montevina
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet in the upper parking lot at Lexington School. Take Hwy.17 south. Exit at Bear Creek Rd. Turn right on Bear Creek, loop over the freeway, then turn right on Old Santa Cruz Hwy. Turn right on Lexington School Rd. Feel free to do fewer or more goats. I lead from the rear, but faster riders may go off the front. 14-12-2018 09:00:00 14-12-2018 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Lexington Goats 20 mi, 5 LM-M , 3,500 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet in the upper parking lot at Lexington School. Take Hwy.17 south. Exit at Bear Creek Rd. Turn right on Bear Creek, loop over the freeway, then turn right on Old Santa Cruz Hwy. Turn right on Lexington School Rd. Feel free to do fewer or more goats. I lead from the rear, but faster riders may go off the front. Millie Kitchin invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Millie Kitchin
milkitchin@verizon.net 408-234-2293
Fri, 14 Dec 2018
TGIF
9:30 AM
42 mi, 2 LM-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. 14-12-2018 09:30:00 14-12-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: TGIF 42 mi, 2 LM-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. Anthony Flores invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Anthony Flores
writenbike@gmail.com 650-269-7294
Sat, 15 Dec 2018
Mt. Um & Mt. Ham Century Loop 1
7:00 AM
52 mi, 5 LM-M, 5100 ft
Billy Goat
Hicks East,Mt Umunhum,Silver Creek Valley Rd
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at New Seasons Market's parking lot (5667 Silver Creek Valley Rd, San Jose, CA 95138) at 6:45 am for 7:00 am departure. Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28977856 (Loop 1 is drawn in red). For those who like to sleep in and just want to climb Hicks East and Mt. Um meet at corner of McKean & Almaden Rd. (mile 16 of the course) at 8:15 am to join the group. Regroups at top of climbs. All paces and bikes welcome! Rain or wet pavement cancels 15-12-2018 07:00:00 15-12-2018 09:00:00 6 ACTC: Mt. Um & Mt. Ham Century Loop 1 52 mi, 5 LM-M , 5100 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at New Seasons Market's parking lot (5667 Silver Creek Valley Rd, San Jose, CA 95138) at 6:45 am for 7:00 am departure. Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28977856 (Loop 1 is drawn in red). For those who like to sleep in and just want to climb Hicks East and Mt. Um meet at corner of McKean & Almaden Rd. (mile 16 of the course) at 8:15 am to join the group. Regroups at top of climbs. All paces and bikes welcome! Rain or wet pavement cancels Dzung Dang invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Dzung Dang
agatsu@gmail.com 408-828-3281
Sat, 15 Dec 2018
Mt. Hamilton Ride
9:00 AM
40 mi, 5 M, 4900 ft
Billy Goat
Mt Hamilton/Lower,Mt Hamilton/Upper
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Sat, 15 Dec 2018
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
10-60 mi, 5 M, 1500-7000 ft
Billy Goat
Various
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Sat, 15 Dec 2018
M&M Rollers
9:30 AM
45 mi, 6 LM, 4850 ft
Billy Goat
Shannon/Kennedy,Hicks West,Mt Umunhum
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at 9:15 at Prospect HS (18900 Prospect Rd, Saratoga) West Parking lot. We will climb Shannon first, Hicks West, Mt Um and finish with Kennedy on our return. Do bring water, snacks, lunch, and a route sheet if you need it. Link to cue sheet https://ridewithgps.com/routes/25261892 Regroup at top of each hill and a coffee stop toward the end. 15-12-2018 09:30:00 15-12-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: M&M Rollers 45 mi, 6 LM , 4850 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at 9:15 at Prospect HS (18900 Prospect Rd, Saratoga) West Parking lot. We will climb Shannon first, Hicks West, Mt Um and finish with Kennedy on our return. Do bring water, snacks, lunch, and a route sheet if you need it. Link to cue sheet https://ridewithgps.com/routes/25261892 Regroup at top of each hill and a coffee stop toward the end. Minh Nguyen invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Minh Nguyen
minh121st@gmail.com 408-446-4599
Sat, 15 Dec 2018
Giro d' Bici Bike ride
10:00 AM
40-45 mi, 3 LM-M
Billy Goat
Bailey/Buffalo Hill,Llagas/Willow Springs,Bernal
Giro d' Bici ride will start from RAMAC Park at Lexington Ave & Charlotte Dr in San Jose. Classic reservoir loop and a coffee stop in Morgan Hill. Shorter option on Oak Glen cuts off 5 miles. Goat options: Bernal, Llagas/Willow Spring. Ride at your own pace, directions provided. Maps and Cue sheet at the following links:
45-Mile Option (Uvas Watsonville) http://ridewithgps.com/routes/11174975
45-Mile Option (Willow Spring/Llagas) http://ridewithgps.com/routes/11178347
40-Mile Option (Oak Glen Cutoff) http://ridewithgps.com/routes/11178476 15-12-2018 10:00:00 15-12-2018 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Giro d' Bici Bike ride 40-45 mi, 3 LM-M : Giro d' Bici ride will start from RAMAC Park at Lexington Ave & Charlotte Dr in San Jose. Classic reservoir loop and a coffee stop in Morgan Hill. Shorter option on Oak Glen cuts off 5 miles. Goat options: Bernal, Llagas/Willow Spring. Ride at your own pace, directions provided. Maps and Cue sheet at the following links: 45-Mile Option (Uvas Watsonville) http://ridewithgps.com/routes/11174975 45-Mile Option (Willow Spring/Llagas) http://ridewithgps.com/routes/11178347 40-Mile Option (Oak Glen Cutoff) http://ridewithgps.com/routes/11178476 Ahmed Masood invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Ahmed Masood
ahmedmasood@msn.com 408-219-7401
Sat, 15 Dec 2018
St. Joes Hill Christmas Cookie Ride
10:30 AM
8 mi, 5 L-LM, 800 ft
Mountain Goat
St Josephs Hill Trails
Maggie Speers
showdogmissy-actc37@yahoo.com 510-490-1118
Robin Ross
Sat, 15 Dec 2018
Mt. Um & Mt. Ham Century Loop 2
1:00 PM
48 mi, 5 LM-M, 5000 ft
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Hamilton/Upper
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at New Seasons Market parking lot (5667 Silver Creek Valley Rd, San Jose, CA 95138) at 12:45 pm for 1:00 pm departure. Bike lights and reflective gears needed!!! Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28977856. Loop 2 is drawn in blue. Regroups at top of climbs. All paces and bikes welcome! Rain or wet pavement cancels! 15-12-2018 13:00:00 15-12-2018 15:00:00 6 ACTC: Mt. Um & Mt. Ham Century Loop 2 48 mi, 5 LM-M , 5000 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at New Seasons Market parking lot (5667 Silver Creek Valley Rd, San Jose, CA 95138) at 12:45 pm for 1:00 pm departure. Bike lights and reflective gears needed!!! Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28977856. Loop 2 is drawn in blue. Regroups at top of climbs. All paces and bikes welcome! Rain or wet pavement cancels! Dzung Dang invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Dzung Dang
agatsu@gmail.com 408-828-3281
Sun, 16 Dec 2018
East Side Hills
9:00 AM
30-50 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Various
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Mon, 17 Dec 2018
Joyride - Morgan Hill
9:30 AM
35-45 mi, 1 L-LM
Grizzly Bear
Morgan Hill
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Mon, 17 Dec 2018
Crankin for Caffeine - BLT
9:30 AM
40 mi, 4 M
Billy Goat
San Felipe,Mt Pleasant
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 ride Mt. Pleasant, 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 17-12-2018 09:30:00 17-12-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Crankin for Caffeine - BLT 40 mi, 4 M : 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 ride Mt. Pleasant, 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 invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Leo Hartung
leohartung@sbcglobal.net 408-440-6224
Bob Head
bnbhead@comcast.net
Mon, 17 Dec 2018
East San Jose
10:00 AM
25 mi, 1 LM, 300 ft
Grizzly Bear
Winter Solstice
Gilbert Hernandez
gil9671@yahoo.com 408-966-9671
Tue, 18 Dec 2018
Early Morning Mt Hamilton
7:30 AM
35 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Hamilton/Upper,Quimby East,Mt Pleasant,Aborn,Chaboya
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Tue, 18,20 Dec 2018
Bohlman Road
8:00 AM
8 mi, 6 LM, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Tue, 18 Dec 2018
Chasing Old Goats
9:00 AM
20 mi, 4 LM, 3600 ft
Billy Goat
Aldercroft Heights
John Blaine
johntblaine@email.com 408-356-1592
Tue, 18 Dec 2018
No Kidding
9:30 AM
17 mi, 3 LM, 790 ft
Billy Goat
Shannon/Kennedy
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Tue, 18 Dec 2018
Our Favorite Kids
9:30 AM
60 mi, 5 M, 4000 - 5000 ft
Billy Goat
Hwy 46 East,Santa Rosa Ck
Jerome Woehl
jeromewoehl@yahoo.com 408-230-0689
Tue, 18 Dec 2018
South County Old Ladies & Gents
10:00 AM
30 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Reservoirs
Kris Thompson
ksvt@me.com 408-612-6696
Tue, 18 Dec 2018
Almaden Explorer
10:00 AM
27 mi, 2 LM, 500 ft
Grizzly Bear
Almaden Explorer
A social ride led at an LM pace. Meet at the First Congregational Church of San Jose, in the parking lot on Leigh Ave. south of Hamilton Ave., San Jose at 10:00 AM. *** Note the Time *** We'll ride mostly bike friendly roads and trails, and stop for coffee on the way. There may be a small hill. Watch the club e-list for details the day before. Rain Cancels. 18-12-2018 10:00:00 18-12-2018 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Almaden Explorer 27 mi, 2 LM , 500 ft: A social ride led at an LM pace. Meet at the First Congregational Church of San Jose, in the parking lot on Leigh Ave. south of Hamilton Ave., San Jose at 10:00 AM. *** Note the Time *** We'll ride mostly bike friendly roads and trails, and stop for coffee on the way. There may be a small hill. Watch the club e-list for details the day before. Rain Cancels. Barton Smith invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Barton Smith
barton.a.smith@gmail.com 408 679-2529
Tue, 18 Dec 2018
Metcalf Mauler
2:30 PM
18 mi, 5 M, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Metcalf
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Wed, 19 Dec 2018
Mill's Hills
9:00 AM
~20 mi, 6 LM-M
Billy Goat
Aborn,Chaboya,Hellyer/Hassler,Yerba Buena/Hassler
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at the Coyote Creek Trail Parking Lot on Silver Creek Valley Rd.(just past Coyote Rd.)for a short 4-goat ride. Get some exercise and still have time to go Christmas shopping or bake holiday cookies in the afternoon. Feel free to do fewer or more goats. Faster riders may go off the front,but the rest of us will re-group at the top of climbs or as needed. 19-12-2018 09:00:00 19-12-2018 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Mill's Hills ~20 mi, 6 LM-M : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at the Coyote Creek Trail Parking Lot on Silver Creek Valley Rd.(just past Coyote Rd.)for a short 4-goat ride. Get some exercise and still have time to go Christmas shopping or bake holiday cookies in the afternoon. Feel free to do fewer or more goats. Faster riders may go off the front,but the rest of us will re-group at the top of climbs or as needed. Millie Kitchin invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Millie Kitchin
milkitchin@verizon.net 408-234-2293
Wed, 19 Dec 2018
Wednesday Exploration
9:30 AM
36 mi, 3 LM
Grizzly Bear
Bailey Loop
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** A social ride led at an LM pace. 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). This ride takes us by Lake Almaden up to Calero Reservoir down Bailey with a cafe stop. You can also meet us about 10:15 at Lake Almaden by the restrooms on the Winfield side. We will regroup as necessary and no one will be left behind. Rain cancels. 19-12-2018 09:30:00 19-12-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Wednesday Exploration 36 mi, 3 LM : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** A social ride led at an LM pace. 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). This ride takes us by Lake Almaden up to Calero Reservoir down Bailey with a cafe stop. You can also meet us about 10:15 at Lake Almaden by the restrooms on the Winfield side. We will regroup as necessary and no one will be left behind. Rain cancels. Anthony Flores invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Anthony Flores
writenbike@gmail.com 650-269-7294
Wed, 19 Dec 2018
Joyride
10:00 AM
30-40 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Wed, 19 Dec 2018
Roadster
10:00 AM
18 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Coffee Roasting
James Rustermier
rustermier@gmail.com 408-972-1689
Thu, 20 Dec 2018
Early Morning Mt Hamilton
7:30 AM
35 mi, 6 M-MB
Billy Goat
Quimby West,Mt Hamilton/Upper,Quimby East,Mt Pleasant,Aborn,Chaboya
Tom Mac
tcm888@gmail.com 408-828-2680
Thu, 20 Dec 2018
Bohlman Road
8:00 AM
8 mi, 6 LM, 1900 ft
Billy Goat
Bohlman
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606
Thu, 20 Dec 2018
Lick the Tins - Ghost Bike Blessing ride
8:45 AM
28 mi, 3 L-LM, 1075 ft
Billy Goat
Cienega
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** This is a full day affair for riders and non-riders wishing to attend the blessing and final sentencing hearing. Riders start at Art Cruz's house in Tres Pinos at 8:45. Contact your lowly goatherd for address and entrance code, so we'll know how many to expect for lunch. We'll park there and ride down Airline Road (CA-25) to the ghost bike, 1 mile south of the Paicines Store, turn right on Cienega. Non-riders can drive directly to the location at 9:30.
The blessing of Jon Kaplan's memorial Ghost Bike by his rabbi and Jon's family starts at 9:30. It will take a half hour, followed by riding Cienega loop. Non-riders and Jon's family will return to Art's house for conversation and lunch preparation. The ride ends with a return to Art's house for lunch. Then we'll all drive to the San Benito Superior Court for the final sentencing hearing at 2pm. 20-12-2018 08:45:00 20-12-2018 10:45:00 6 ACTC: Lick the Tins - Ghost Bike Blessing ride 28 mi, 3 L-LM , 1075 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** This is a full day affair for riders and non-riders wishing to attend the blessing and final sentencing hearing. Riders start at Art Cruz's house in Tres Pinos at 8:45. Contact your lowly goatherd for address and entrance code, so we'll know how many to expect for lunch. We'll park there and ride down Airline Road (CA-25) to the ghost bike, 1 mile south of the Paicines Store, turn right on Cienega. Non-riders can drive directly to the location at 9:30. The blessing of Jon Kaplan's memorial Ghost Bike by his rabbi and Jon's family starts at 9:30. It will take a half hour, followed by riding Cienega loop. Non-riders and Jon's family will return to Art's house for conversation and lunch preparation. The ride ends with a return to Art's house for lunch. Then we'll all drive to the San Benito Superior Court for the final sentencing hearing at 2pm. Ed Irvine invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Ed Irvine
edwirvine@gmail.com 408-807-1494
Thu, 20 Dec 2018
Thursday Trek
9:30 AM
12-50 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options. 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 Almaden Lake Apartments at the north/west corner. 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 you want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. 20-12-2018 09:30:00 20-12-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Thursday Trek 12-50 mi, 1 LM : Join me as I explore the various grizzly bear options. 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 Almaden Lake Apartments at the north/west corner. 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 you want to know exact miles we'll be riding that day. This is a group ride with regroups. Stephanie Metz invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Thu, 20 Dec 2018
Chasing Old Goats
10:00 AM
25-35 mi, 5 LM, 2000 ft
Billy Goat
Bernal,Castle Hill,Llagas/Willow Springs
John Blaine
johntblaine@email.com 408-356-1592
Fri, 21 Dec 2018
Annual Goat Gathering
9:00 AM
73 mi, 5 M, 6600 ft
Billy Goat
Del Valle,Mines,Mines Upper,Del Puerto Canyon
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's check out the San Antonio valley with a lunch stop at the Junction Cafe. Directions to start: I-680 north from SJ, exit SR-84 east, right on Vallecitos Rd (turns into Holmes), right on Concannon, right on Tesla, right on Mines Rd. Go 3.5 miles to Del Valle turnoff and park in the dirt area just a bit farther up Mines Rd (beyond Del Valle). Del Valle and Del Puerto are options (ride is ~50 miles w/o them). All bikes welcome. Riders may start earlier or later - just let me know ahead of time! Rain cancels 21-12-2018 09:00:00 21-12-2018 11:00:00 6 ACTC: Annual Goat Gathering 73 mi, 5 M , 6600 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Let's check out the San Antonio valley with a lunch stop at the Junction Cafe. Directions to start: I-680 north from SJ, exit SR-84 east, right on Vallecitos Rd (turns into Holmes), right on Concannon, right on Tesla, right on Mines Rd. Go 3.5 miles to Del Valle turnoff and park in the dirt area just a bit farther up Mines Rd (beyond Del Valle). Del Valle and Del Puerto are options (ride is ~50 miles w/o them). All bikes welcome. Riders may start earlier or later - just let me know ahead of time! Rain cancels Bruce Simpson invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Bruce Simpson
bsimp95125@aol.com 408-833-8350
Fri, 21 Dec 2018
All Things Being Equal
9:30 AM
~20 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Winter Solstice
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Fri, 21 Dec 2018
TGIF Reservoirs - BLT
9:30 AM
47 mi, 3 M
Billy Goat
Bailey/Buffalo Hill
Start by Almaden Lake park by the restrooms on the Winfield side. 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. An option for turning on Oak Glen to Morgan Hill will cut off 6 miles. If it is cold we may go straight down Santa Teresa which will cut off about 11 miles. After a stop in Morgan Hill for lunch we will return on Santa Teresa. 21-12-2018 09:30:00 21-12-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: TGIF Reservoirs - BLT 47 mi, 3 M : Start by Almaden Lake park by the restrooms on the Winfield side. 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. An option for turning on Oak Glen to Morgan Hill will cut off 6 miles. If it is cold we may go straight down Santa Teresa which will cut off about 11 miles. After a stop in Morgan Hill for lunch we will return on Santa Teresa. Leo Hartung invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Leo Hartung
leohartung@sbcglobal.net 408-440-6224
Fri, 21 Dec 2018
Los Altos Exploration
10:00 AM
27 mi, 3 LM, 1040 ft
Grizzly Bear
5 Or More Cities
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. A social ride led at an LM pace (12 to 14 MPH on the flats). We will ride west, and explore the Los Alto Foothills. THIS IS NOT A FLAT RIDE. Be prepared for some short, moderate hills, which will account for the 1040 feet elevation gain. Our stop will be at the Rancho Shopping Center. We will ride as a group, and regroup as necessary. No one will be left behind. If you have any questions Email or call. ** Rain cancels 21-12-2018 10:00:00 21-12-2018 12:00:00 6 ACTC: Los Altos Exploration 27 mi, 3 LM , 1040 ft: 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. A social ride led at an LM pace (12 to 14 MPH on the flats). We will ride west, and explore the Los Alto Foothills. THIS IS NOT A FLAT RIDE. Be prepared for some short, moderate hills, which will account for the 1040 feet elevation gain. Our stop will be at the Rancho Shopping Center. We will ride as a group, and regroup as necessary. No one will be left behind. If you have any questions Email or call. ** Rain cancels Terry Kreiter invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Terry Kreiter
tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185
Fri, 21 Dec 2018
The Invincible Sun
2:15 PM
10 mi, 1 L
Grizzly Bear
Winter Solstice
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Welcoming Winter Solstice, we will start as the sun is "reborn" ~2:15pm. Starting from my usual place - Whole Foods Market, the Alameda side, near Diridon Station - we can celebrate the beginning of Winter. This area is very accessible by public transit. If you bring your "sorrisi" (smiles) and your "racconti" (stories), we will stop for "spuntini" (snacks). Please bring your tools for unfortunate events, and check e-list for any last minute changes. See you then. 21-12-2018 14:15:00 21-12-2018 16:15:00 6 ACTC: The Invincible Sun 10 mi, 1 L : *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Welcoming Winter Solstice, we will start as the sun is "reborn" ~2:15pm. Starting from my usual place - Whole Foods Market, the Alameda side, near Diridon Station - we can celebrate the beginning of Winter. This area is very accessible by public transit. If you bring your "sorrisi" (smiles) and your "racconti" (stories), we will stop for "spuntini" (snacks). Please bring your tools for unfortunate events, and check e-list for any last minute changes. See you then. Berry West invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Berry West
spinesign@live.com 669-237-7283
Sat, 22 Dec 2018
Hollister Goats - Fremont Peak
9:00 AM
48 mi, 5 M, 3100 ft
Billy Goat
Fremont Peak
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Sun, 23 Dec 2018
Sunday Social
9:30 AM
15-70 mi, 2 LM
Grizzly Bear
Various
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Tue, 25 Dec 2018
All Presents Accounted For
9:30 AM
16 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Christmas Day
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Tue, 25 Dec 2018
Ice cream on Xmas
9:30 AM
50 mi, 5 LM, 2500 ft
Mountain Goat
Mora,Moody,Altamont
*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Rainbow Park bathrooms Donnington and Johnson. Ride through neighborhoods of Cupertino, Los Altos Hills, Palo Alto with goats: Mora, Moody and/or Altamont. Destination is Palo Alto Creamery on Emerson for ice cream, milkshake or another snack. No one left behind. Return via Shoreline to Stevens Creek trail 25-12-2018 09:30:00 25-12-2018 11:30:00 6 ACTC: Ice cream on Xmas 50 mi, 5 LM , 2500 ft: *** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Meet at Rainbow Park bathrooms Donnington and Johnson. Ride through neighborhoods of Cupertino, Los Altos Hills, Palo Alto with goats: Mora, Moody and/or Altamont. Destination is Palo Alto Creamery on Emerson for ice cream, milkshake or another snack. No one left behind. Return via Shoreline to Stevens Creek trail Jeff Englander invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Jeff Englander
englander.jeffrey@gmail.com 408-499-9754
Wed, 26 Dec 2018
Joyride
10:00 AM
30-40 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Boxing Day
Joy Owens
joy.r.owens@gmail.com 408-329-8896
Fri, 28 Dec 2018
Willow Glen Via Madman's Route (BLT)
9:30 AM
42 mi, 2 M, 931 ft
Grizzly Bear
2 Or More Trails
Leo Hartung
leohartung@sbcglobal.net 408-440-6224
Fri, 28 Dec 2018
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 28-12-2018 10:00:00 28-12-2018 12:00:00 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 invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
Terry Kreiter
tk8282@yahoo.com 408-244-3185
Sat, 29 Dec 2018
Lunch in Gilroy, with Redwood Retreat
9:00 AM
60 mi, 5 M, 3500 ft
Billy Goat
Bailey/Buffalo Hill,Mt Madonna/Redwood Retreat
Don Axtell
donny@bikemaster.org 408-386-1638
Sun, 30 Dec 2018
To Market, To Market
9:30 AM
19 mi, 1 LM
Grizzly Bear
Kwanzaa
Stephanie Metz
stephaniemetz@comcast.net 408-981-3780
Mon, 31 Dec 2018
New Years Day Pot Luck
1:00 PM
0-99999 mi, 1 SL, 0-10,000 ft
Grizzly Bear
New Years Day
NO it is not today, But Please RSVP!! New Years Day Pot Luck Lunch is 1:00 to 3:00. Please have your dish at the Church, Campbell before 1:00pm. As always everyone is invited to help cleanup at the end. If planning to eat, Please RSVP (johntblaine@email.com)by Thursday 29, Dec 2016. If NOT planning to eat, then there is no need to RSVP. We will be serving Turkey, Dressing, Ham and Drinks. So bring your favorite dessert, salad, or side dish. John Blaine 408-356-1592 johntblaine@email.com 31-12-2018 13:00:00 31-12-2018 15:00:00 6 ACTC: New Years Day Pot Luck 0-99999 mi, 1 SL , 0-10,000 ft: NO it is not today, But Please RSVP!! New Years Day Pot Luck Lunch is 1:00 to 3:00. Please have your dish at the Church, Campbell before 1:00pm. As always everyone is invited to help cleanup at the end. If planning to eat, Please RSVP (johntblaine@email.com)by Thursday 29, Dec 2016. If NOT planning to eat, then there is no need to RSVP. We will be serving Turkey, Dressing, Ham and Drinks. So bring your favorite dessert, salad, or side dish. John Blaine 408-356-1592 johntblaine@email.com John Blaine invalid@example.com invalid email address false DD/MM/YYYY
John Blaine
johntblaine@email.com 408-356-1592