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Tilden Park hike 2018-07-22 12.6 km7.8 mi 2h:52m 12 photos

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Outing of the East Bay Casual Hikers starting from the park lot above the Stream Trains on Vollmer Peak. The route was partially chosen to complete the leader's effort to hike all trails in the park and took us down to the stream below Lake Anza before climbing back up to the starting point.

Shannon - Sunol - Kalthof - Pleasanton loop ride 2018-07-21 74.5 km46.3 mi 4h:19m 18 photos

New Bistro across the street has outdoor patio seating and bike repair stand Regroup at Sunol RR station Start from Shannon Center in Dublin Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride starting from Shannon Center in Dublin and heading south Sunol, east to the Kalthof area of Livermore, west on Jack London to Pleasanton and back on the Iron Horse trail.

San Ramon - Livermore loop 2018-07-20 52.3 km32.5 mi 4h:00m 7 photos

Windemere & E. Branch Regroup on new section of Dougherty Start at Sports Basement in the Market Place Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride held every Friday morning from the Sports Basement in San Ramon. Today we headed up to Crow Canyon and then down Dougherty and through the Windemere development on our way to a refreshment stop at the SF Outlet Mall. Our return was on Stoneridge through Pleasanton and then back on the Alamo Canal and Iron Horse trails.

Dublin - Livermore - Pleasanton ride 2018-07-19 51.5 km32 mi 2h:59m 8 photos

Refreshment stop at Peet's Coffee Trail along Jack London through Pleasanton BART Start from the Dublin location of Livermore Cyclery Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride held on Monday&Thursday mornings from the Dublin location of Livermore Cyclery using various routes.

San Ramon - WC - Orinda - Wildcat Canyon - San Pablo and back 2018-07-18 107.8 km67 mi 6h:30m 21 photos

Regroup in Orinda Village Orindawoods El Nido Ranch Joining the ride at Olympic and Pleasant Hill Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride starting from Heather Farm in Walnut Creek and I rode up from San Ramon to join them in Lafayette. We then headed to Orinda and up Wildcat Canyon through Tilden Park before continuing through El Cerrito, Richmond, and San Pablo. Our return was on San Pablo Dam road past the reservoir into Orinda for a refreshment break and then along the St.

San Ramon - Verona Bridge 2018-07-16 42.2 km26.2 mi 2h:31m 10 photos

Verona Bridge Start from the Dublin location of Livermore Cyclery Map

Valley Spokesmen club riding starting from the Dublin location of Livermore Cyclery and heading south to Verona Bridge. Our return meandered through Pleasanton neighborhoods with a stop at Peet's Coffee downtown.

Livermore area ride 2018-07-15 52.9 km32.9 mi 3h:16m 12 photos

Cross Rd. Start from Ernie Rodrigues Sports Park Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride starting from the Ernie Rodrigues Sports Park and heading up and over Cross rd. to Patterson Pass and through neighborhoods west of Vasco back to Tesla rd. and the start. Those wishing to continued on Concannon/Wente to the Holdener Park trail and then took Vallecitos & Vineyard to the Starbucks by Isabel.

San Ramon - Orinda - Pig Farm hill - Reliez Valley - Danville 2018-07-14 96.1 km59.7 mi 5h:27m 12 photos

San Pablo Rsvr. Regroup along San Pablo Rd. Club ride start from Orinda BART Map

Grizzly Peak club ride starting from the Orinda BART station and heading north along San Pablo, then over Pig Farm Hill on Alhambra Valley, over Reliez Valley and on to the refreshment stop in Danville. I rode from home in San Ramon so I left the ride at that point.

Quick video recap at: https://www.relive.

San Ramon - Las Trampas - Danville 2018-07-13 48.8 km30.3 mi 4h:13m 5 photos

Refreshments at Basque Boulangerie SRVB Norris Flat tire on the way up to Las Trampas Map

Valley Spokesmen 'Friendly Friday' ride starting from Sports Basement in San Ramon. We headed up to Las Trampas at the end of Bollinger and then continued on to a refreshment stop at the Basque Boulangerie in Danville.

San Ramon - Blackhawk - Stone Leaf trail 2018-07-12 43.5 km27 mi 3h:41m 9 photos

Refreshment stop at Peet's Coffee Crow Canyon Start from Dublin location of Livermore Cyclery Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride held on Monday&Thursday mornings from the Dublin location of Livermore Cyclery.

South San Francisco - Union City ride 2018-07-11 75.6 km47 mi 5h:13m 32 photos

San Andreas trail Skyline Heading up Sneath Ln. past GG National cemetery Start from S. San Francisco BART Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride starting from the S. San Francisco BART station and riding up to the San Andreas and Crystal Springs reservoirs and then down Canada rd. into Woodside. From there we went through Menlo Park on our way to the Dumbarton bridge and then to the Union City BART station.

Quick video recap at: https://www.relive.

Valle Vista - Stream trail - Prince - East Ridge hike 2018-07-10 12.2 km7.6 mi 3h:08m 10 photos

Climb after crossing Pinehurst Counting off at Valle Vista Map

Outing of the Tuesday U-Turn hikers starting from the Valle Vista staging area outside Moraga. We headed west on EBMUD land and across Pinehurst Rd. into Redwood Park, then down Canyon to the Stream Trail. Took that to the Prince trail which we ascended to East Ridge and then back the way we came.

Quick video recap at: https://www.relive.

San Ramon - Verona Bridge 2018-07-09 47.2 km29.3 mi 3h:45m 5 photos

Marilyn Murphy Kane trail Regroup at Verona Bridge Start from the Dublin location of Livermore Cyclery Map

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

San Pablo Rsvr. - Tilden Visitor Ctr./Little Farm - Wildcat Peak hike 2018-07-08 13.7 km8.5 mi 3h:29m 22 photos

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Outing of the East Bay Casual Hikers starting from the San Pablo Recreation Area on the reservoir and heading up Eagle Nest trail to the Nimitz trail, then Conlon trail, and unnamed trail, Wildcat Pk. trail, Sylvan trail, and Jewel Lake trail to the Visitor Center.

San Ramon - Walnut Creek loop ride 2018-07-07 56 km34.8 mi 3h:15m 9 photos

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Valley Spokesmen club ride starting from San Ramon Central Park and meandering through assorted neighborhoods on our way to Sweet Affair bakery in Walnut Creek. Return was mainly along the Blvd.

San Ramon - Pleasanton - Livermore 2018-07-06 56.5 km35.1 mi 4h:06m 7 photos

Owens Dr. Iron Horse trail Start from Sports Basement in San Ramon Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride starting from the Sports Basement in San Ramon and heading south into Pleasanton and then over to Livermore with a stop at the Starbucks in the outlet mall before returning over Collier Canyon.

Dublin - San Ramon - Fallon Rd. 2018-07-05 49.4 km30.7 mi 2h:46m 4 photos

Camino Tassajara Dublin Blvd. Iron Horse trail Start from Dublin location of Livermore Cyclery Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride held on Monday&Thursday mornings from the Dublin location of Livermore Cyclery.

Danville - Livermore loop ride 2018-07-04 77.7 km48.3 mi 3h:54m 11 photos

Deer on Highland Camino Tassajara Start from Danville Park&Ride Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride on July 4th starting at the Danville Park&Ride lot and heading out to north Livermore for a refreshment stop at the Starbucks on Portola. Our return was over Collier Canyon and then back the way we came.

Redwood Park Hike 2018-07-03 13 km8.1 mi 3h:20m 14 photos

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Tuesday 'U-Turn' group outing in Redwood Park. Starting from the Canyon Meadows parking area, we walked over to the fish ladder/bridge and started up the Bridal trail, then climbed Orchard to the French trail and continued on it over to Tres Sendas. Our return was on the Stream trail to Trails End where we had our refreshment stop and then back on the Bridal.

San Ramon - Verona - Pleasanton 2018-07-02 41.2 km25.6 mi 2h:03m 4 photos

Iron Horse trail Adams Way Verona Bridge Start from Dublin location of Livermore Cyclery Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride held on Monday & Thursday mornings from the Dublin location of Livermore Cyclery using various routes.

Statistics Charts

Peter Rathmann Peter Rathmann
Trips 725
Photos 10315
Total distance 40320 km25053 mi
Max distance 1066 km663 mi
Avg distance 56 km35 mi
Total duration 115 days 0h:11m
Max duration 1 day 4h:15m
Avg duration 3h:48m

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