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Tuesday morning Dublin - Livermore - Pleasanton ride 2015-03-10 55.6 km34.5 mi 3h:13m 12 photos

Trail along Isabel RR stop and regroup at Fallon Sports Park Gleason Dr. Start from Livermore Cyclery in Dublin Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride held on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from the Dublin location of Dublin Cyclery and using various routes.

Alamo to Martinez and Two Bridges 2015-03-08 84.5 km52.5 mi 4h:29m

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Valley Spokesmen ride - no pictures taken today.

Danville - Livermore loop ride 2015-03-07 84.5 km52.5 mi 4h:34m 20 photos

Turkeys on Monarch Start the the I-680 and Sycamore Park&Ride Map

8th in a series of conditioning rides by the Feather Pedals group of the Valley Spokesmen club leading up to the Cinderella Classic ride on April 18th. Starting at the Sycamore Ave. Park&Ride in Danville we rode through the Windemere development and continued through the area north of Livermore before heading into town for a refreshment break at the Starbucks on Portola.

Dublin - Sunol - Pleasanton loop 2015-03-03 52.4 km32.5 mi 3h:14m 8 photos

Regroup at Sunol RR station Regroup along Foothill Blvd. Ride start at Dublin location of Livermore Cyclery Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride held on Tuesday and Thursday mornings starting from Livermore Cyclery in Dublin and using various routes. Today we headed south to the Sunol RR station and then returned via Happy Valley to Pleasanton with a stop at Specialties/Peet's cafe.

San Ramon - Livermore - Pleasanton loop 2015-03-01 73.8 km45.9 mi 3h:25m 11 photos

May School Highland Start at San Ramon Central Park Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride held on the 1st Sunday of each month starting at San Ramon Central Park. We headed out north of Livermore and had a refreshment stop at the Starbucks on Vasco Rd. After that the group split up with some heading over Carrol and the Flynns while others (incl. me) went down Greenville to Tesla avoiding the extra hills. We returned along Vineyard Ave.

Danville - Sunol & Kilkare Ride 2015-02-28 81.9 km50.9 mi 4h:56m 21 photos

Alamo Creek trail along I-680 Start at Sycamore/I-680 Park&Ride in Danville Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride by the Feather Pedals group as part of a series of rides leading up to the Cinderella Classic century ride on April 18th.

San Ramon to Walnut Creek to Danville loop 2015-02-27 51.8 km32.2 mi 3h:01m 13 photos

SRVB Alcosta Start at San Ramon Central Park Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride held on odd-numbered Fridays starting at San Ramon's Central Park. Today we started out heading south into Dublin before turning north and taking the Blvd. up to the south edge of Walnut Creek. From there we took the Iron Horse trail back to Danville for a refreshment break at La Boulange before returning to the start.

Danville - Moraga trail ride 2015-02-26 68.4 km42.5 mi 4h:02m 15 photos

Iron Horse trail Start the the I-680 and Sycamore Park&Ride Map

Outing of the Pleasanton Pedalers on a ride starting at the Sycamore Ave. and I-680 Park&Ride in Danville (a departure from their usual Pleasanton Senior Center location). We took the Iron Horse trail up to Walnut Creek and then took a few local roads to connect with the Lafayette-Moraga trail which took us to our refreshment stop at the Ranch House in Moraga.

San Ramon - Mt. Diablo Jnctn. - Walnut Creek loop 2015-02-25 67.4 km41.9 mi 4h:09m 20 photos

Starting up the south side Regroup at Athenian School Blackhawk Rd. Start at San Ramon Central Park Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride held every other Wednesday starting at San Ramon Central Park and heading up to the Junction Ranger Station on Mt. Diablo before dropping down the north side into Walnut Creek. After a refreshment break at Sweet Affair bakery we return on a flatter route - mainly along the Danville/San Ramon Valley Blvd.

San Ramon 2015-02-24 49.5 km30.8 mi 2h:26m 12 photos

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Danville - Livermore loop ride 2015-02-21 70.1 km43.6 mi 4h:07m 14 photos

Refreshment stop at Starbucks on Portola Camino Tassajara Start at Sycamore/I-680 Park&Ride in Danville Map

Ride by the Feather Pedals group of the Valley Spokesmen club. Part of a weekly series of rides leading up to the Cinderella Classic metric century ride on April 18th.

San Ramon - Lafayette - Orinda - Moraga ride 2015-02-18 72.9 km45.3 mi 4h:26m 7 photos

de La Salle St. Isabel Memorial garden at St. Mary's Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride starting from San Ramon Central Park and heading north through Lafayette to Orinda. After a refreshment break at Theater Square we continued to Moraga with a stop at St. Mary's College before returning through Lafayette and Danville.

San Ramon - Sunol - Palomares loop 2015-02-15 59.5 km37 mi 3h:11m 29 photos

Regroup at Sunol RR station Foothill Blvd. Start at Bollinger Canyon Park&Ride Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride starting in San Ramon at the Bollinger Canyon Park&Ride and heading south to Sunol. From there we went down Niles Canyon to Palomares, climbed up and over the hill to Palo Verde and then up Dublin Canyon to the Schaefer Ranch development before dropping down into Dublin and back on the Blvd.

Danville - San Ramon - Pleasanton - Livermore loop 2015-02-14 66.4 km41.3 mi 3h:27m 45 photos

Dean, our Sag support, fixes flats and hands out route sheets Start at Sycamore/I-680 Park&Ride in Danville Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride by the Feather Pedals group. This was the 5th weekly conditioning ride leading up to the club's Cinderella Classic century ride on April 18th.

New trip 2015-02-10 48.5 km30.2 mi 2h:38m 6 photos

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Livermore to Tracy ride 2015-02-07 27.1 km16.8 mi 1h:11m 7 photos

A little water from the downspouts Wringing out wet clothes in Tracy On Altamont Pass Starting at Vasco and Scenic (wet ground but no rain in sight) Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride starting at the shopping center at Vasco and Scenic in Livermore and heading over the Altamont Pass to Tracy. The ride was planned to be longer but rain showers started shortly after we started the climb of the Altamont and got heavier as we reached Tracy. Therefore we opted to just ride back instead of touring the farm country north of Tracy and Bethany Reservoir.

Hap Magee to Macedo Ranch hike 2015-02-05 13.6 km8.5 mi 3h:05m 36 photos

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Outing of the East Bay Casual Hikers group on the Las Trampas - Mt. Diablo regional trail. We started at Hap Magee park and took the trail to the Macedo Ranch trail head at the north end of Green Valley Rd. The trail winds through various neighborhoods and portions of Park District open space.

Livermore airport to Del Valle 2015-02-04 40.4 km25.1 mi 2h:33m 12 photos

Arroyo trail Bike trail along Isabel Start at the airport on a foggy morning Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride starting at the Livermore airport and heading through town and then south to the summit north of Del Valle reservoir.

Tuesday Ride from Dublin's Livermore Cyclery 2015-02-03 47 km29.2 mi 2h:37m 6 photos

Danville Blvd. Diablo Rd. Turkeys crossing Amador Valley Start from Livermore Cyclery in Dublin Map

Valley Spokesmen ride held on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from the Dublin location of Livermore Cyclery with varying routes. Today we headed up to Alamo for a stop at Peet's Coffee in the Plaza shopping center.

San Ramon - Livermore - Pleasanton loop 2015-02-01 77 km47.9 mi 3h:57m 5 photos

1st Starbucks stop on Vasco Ames Highland Start at San Ramon Central Park Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride held on the 1st Sunday of each month. The ride starts at San Ramon's Central Park and heads out north of Livermore with a stop at the Starbucks on Vasco. We then continue east of town before heading south and have a second Starbucks stop on Vineyard before continuing into Pleasanton. The last part of the ride was back along the Iron Horse trail.

Statistics Charts

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Trips 600
Photos 8855
Total distance 34159 km21225 mi
Max distance 1066 km663 mi
Avg distance 57 km35 mi
Total duration 96 days 8h:50m
Max duration 1 day 4h:15m
Avg duration 3h:51m

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