Second conditioning ride by the Feather Pedals group of the Valley Spokesmen club in preparation for the Cinderella Classic ride. Today we started from the Sycamore Ave. Park&Ride lot in Danville and headed up to Blackhawk, through the Diablo country club, and the Roundhill country club in Alamo. After a brief stop at Livorna Park we continued to Rudgear Rd.
Valley Spokesmen club ride held on odd-numbered Fridays from San Ramon Central Park. Today we headed south on Alcosta to Old Ranch and continued on the Alamo Creek/Canal trail to Dublin. We then turned back north through San Ramon and took the Blvd. up to Alamo with a snack stop at Cherubini's. Our return was down the Iron Horse back to the start.
Valley Spokesmen club ride starting from Diablo Vista Park in Danville and heading over to Livermore for a stop at Peet's Coffee before continuing to Pleasanton. Return was through Bart station to Dublin.
1st in a series of conditioning rides by the Feather Pedals group of the Valley Spokesmen bike club in preparation for the Cinderella Cycling Classic. Today's ride started at the Sycamore Ave. Park&Ride in Danville and we headed up to Blackhawk and then down to Dublin before returning.
Outing of Wilma's Wednesday Hikers starting from Canyon Meadow staging area of Redwood Park. We took the Stream trail to Skyline Gate and continued to Redwood Bowl for our snack stop. Return was on West Ridge trail to the Chown trail and then back on Stream.
Valley Spokesmen club ride starting from Diablo Vista Park and heading over to Livermore. The official ride continued over Carrol and N&S Flynn rds. before returning via Collier Canyon. Since I rode from home I opted to make a loop through Livermore and Pleasanton.
3rd annual celebration ride in remembrance of Herman Shum by the International Christian Cycling Club and the Valley Spokesmen. A group of us rode from Dublin to the ride start in downtown Pleasanton. The ride then headed over to Livermore and took the roads north of town over to Camino Tassajara before returning to Pleasanton.
Outing of Wilma's Wednesday Hikers starting from the LIttle Farm area of Tilden Park. We first headed over to Jewel Lake, then meandered over to Lake Anza for our lunch stop. After lunch we circled the lake before returning to Little Farm and stopping in to pick up the new Trail Challenge shirts.
Outing of the 'Tuesday U-Turn' group starting from the Briones Overlook staging area and circumnavigating the reservoir. This hike is on EBMUD land and one of their hiking permits is required although it can be shared among several hikers.
Valley Spokesmen annual ride to the summit of Mt. Diablo on New Years Day. Beautiful weather for it this year with warmer temperatures at the top than down in town.