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Tuesday Cond. Ride from Dublin 2014-03-25 31.2 km19.4 mi 1h:52m 4 photos

and back on the Iron Horse trail Refreshment stop at Peets Iron Horse trail Start at Dublin location of Livermore Cyclery Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride held on Tuesdays and Thursdays starting from the Dublin location of Livermore Cyclery.  Today, in consideration of possible inclement weather, we headed up the Iron Horse trail to Peet's Coffee in Danville.

Blackhawk - Livermore - Pleasanton loop ride 2014-03-24 95.3 km59.2 mi 5h:01m 24 photos

First Starbucks break on Vasco May School Tassajara at Highland Start at Diablo Vista Park Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride starting at Diablo Vista Park and heading east to Livermore where we stopped at the Starbucks on Vasco.  Then we continued east on Patterson Pass Rd. and took Cross Rd. south to Tesla and rode west back into town.  Concannon and Holmes took us south of town and we did a loop through the Kalthof vineyard area before our second Starbucks stop on Vineyard.

San Ramon - Orinda - Moraga - Castro Valley 2014-03-23 96.8 km60.1 mi 4h:53m 27 photos

Blackhawk Crow Canyon Start at Central Park Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride starting at San Ramon's Central Park and making a loop through Blackhawk, Alamo, Lafayette, Orinda, Moraga, Castro Valley, and Dublin. First in a series of 6 rides this week which will all be about 60 miles with substantial climbs as training for a couple members who are planning an extended tour.

test 2014-03-23 98 km60.9 mi 5h:10m


Feather Pedals ride from Dublin HS 2014-03-22 103.6 km64.3 mi 5h:24m 25 photos

Vineyard Through the BART station Signing in at Dublin High School Map

Last in a series of weekly training rides by the Feather Pedals group of the Valley Spokesmen club leading up to the Cinderella ride on April 5th.  Today we started at Dublin HS and headed south through Pleasanton and then over to Livermore.  There were two routes.

Odd Friday ride from San Ramon 2014-03-21 48.3 km30 mi 3h:05m 11 photos

Camino Tassajara Bollinger Canyon Davona Start at Central Park Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride held on every odd-numbered Friday.  Starting at San Ramon's Central Park we first headed south to Dublin and then turned north on Dougherty/Bollinger to Crow Canyon and Tassajara in Blackhawk.  Tassajara took us west into Danville and we took Diablo, El Cerro, and El Pintado for a little extra loop before our refreshment stop at La Boulange bakery.

Dublin - Blackhawk - Danville loop 2014-03-20 47.8 km29.7 mi 2h:37m 7 photos

Crow Canyon Dougherty Start at Livermore Cyclery in Dublin Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride starting at the Dublin location of Livermore Cyclery and heading up to Blackhawk and then to Alamo before turning south on Danville Blvd. to head to our refreshment stop at Peet's Coffee.  Our return was on the Iron Horse to San Ramon and then back on the blvd.

Heather Farm to Las Trampas 2014-03-19 65.9 km40.9 mi 3h:40m 19 photos

Danville Danville Blvd. Ygnacio overpass Ride start at Heather Farm park Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride starting at Heather Farm in Walnut Creek and heading south to the Las Trampas staging area at the end of Bollinger Canyon Rd.  The track here reflects that I rode to the start from my home in San Ramon and then skipped the return part of the ride.

Castle Rock to Camel Rock hike 2014-03-18 15.7 km9.7 mi 3h:57m 54 photos


Outing of the Tuesday U-Turn Hikers.  Starting in Castle Rock Park, we headed into Mt. Diablo State Park and took Burma Rd. up to Camel Rock just off North Gate Rd.  After a snack stop there we returned on Camel Rock, Sunset, and Stage Rd. trails.

Heather Farm - Country Club loop 2014-03-17 62.3 km38.7 mi 3h:01m 18 photos

Ygnacio bridge Canal Trail Ride start at Heather Farm in Walnut Creek Danville Blvd. Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride from Heather Farm heading south to Alamo and then through the Diablo and Blackhawk country clubs before turning east into Danville and then back north.

Statistics Charts

Justin Evangelista Justin Evangelista
Trips 17
Photos 360
Total distance 1109 km689 mi
Max distance 121 km75 mi
Avg distance 65 km41 mi
Total duration 2 days 19h:51m
Max duration 5h:35m
Avg duration 3h:59m

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