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Lake Chabot hike 2018-07-01 12.2 km7.6 mi 2h:35m 17 photos

Sand water filters installed after complaints of sufur taste Dan gives a history lesson at the start Map

Outing of the East Bay Casual Hikers in Anthony Chabot Park. Starting from the San Leandro (SW) entrance, our route was the West Ridge Trail, Bass Cove Trail, Columbine Trail, Quail Trail, Lost Ridge Trail, Hawk Ridge Road with a stop to rest/snack at the logs lining the meadow at Hawk Ridge Campground.

San Ramon - Deadend Canyons Ride 2018-06-30 86.4 km53.7 mi 5h:29m 18 photos

End of Bollinger at Las Trampas Start from Sports Basement in San Ramon Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride starting from Sports Basement in San Ramon and heading up several dead-end canyons in the area. First was to take Bollinger Canyon rd. to where it ends at Las Trampas. We then returned to SRVB and headed south and then west over Dublin Grade to Castro Valley and a climb of Cull Canyon.

San Ramon - Livermore - Pleasanton loop 2018-06-29 54.1 km33.6 mi 4h:13m 6 photos

Lexington Jack London trail Start from Sports Basement in San Ramon Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride starting from Sports Basement in San Ramon and heading south into Pleasanton and then east to Livermore before looping south of town with a stop at Starbucks on Vineyard. Return was along Vineyard back to Pleasanton and then through the BART station into Dublin.

San Ramon - Mt. Diablo Junction 2018-06-28 60.5 km37.6 mi 4h:06m 12 photos

Regroup at Athenian School At the 6:15 Cyclery Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride starting at Blue Line Pizza in Danville. We then rode over to the 6:15 Cyclery by Blackhawk to meet with their riders and together continued through Blackhawk and up South Gate to the Junction Ranger Station. Descending we went through the 'hole in the wall' and Diablo Country Club back to Danville.

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

Dublin - Danville loop 2018-06-28 49.9 km31 mi 4h:08m 5 photos

SRVB Stop at Peet's Coffee in Danville north on Iron Horse trail 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.

Walnut Creek to Two Bridges ride 2018-06-27 71.5 km44.4 mi 4h:35m 24 photos

Nancy Boyd Park Treat Ave. overpass Start from Heather Farm Park Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride from Heather Farm Park in Walnut Creek heading up to Martinez and then along the Strait to Crockett where we crossed the Zampa bridge to Vallejo. Then onto Benicia for refreshments before crossing the Benicia bridge and returning via Pacheco and the Iron Horse trail.

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

Dublin - Livermore loop 2018-06-25 58.1 km36.1 mi 3h:51m 8 photos

First climb on Croak Rd. Elatus statue in Fallon Sports Park (sorry about the blurriness) Gleason Start from the Dublin location of Livermore Cyclery Map

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

San Ramon - Walnut Creek loop 2018-06-24 52.5 km32.6 mi 3h:40m 5 photos

Refreshment stop at Sweet Affair 'Lime' bike by John Muir Med. Ctr. Cut-thru 'Hobbit' path Ackerman Dr. Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride from San Ramon Central Park through Danville and Alamo neighborhoods up to Walnut Creek. After refreshments at Sweet Affair bakery we returned along the Canal and Iron Horse trails and the Blvd.

San Ramon - Macedo Ranch - Livorna Park - Danville 2018-06-23 42.6 km26.5 mi 3h:24m 10 photos

Mt. Diablo from Diablo Rd. Camino Tassajara Start from Sports Basement in The Market Place Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride starting from Sports Basement in San Ramon and looping up to Alamo.

San Ramon - Alamo - Blackhawk loop 2018-06-22 57.8 km35.9 mi 4h:20m 5 photos

Regroup at Livorna Park SRVB Start from Sports Basement in the Market Place Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride held on Friday mornings from the Sports Basement in San Ramon and using various routes.

Dublin area - San Ramon - Danville loop 2018-06-21 47.5 km29.5 mi 2h:53m 8 photos

Regroup at top of Fallon Start at 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 - Pleasanton Pub Ride 2018-06-21 55.5 km34.5 mi 2h:51m 10 photos

Shadow Cliffs Ride start from Main St. in Pleasanton Cute little guy next to the Iron Horse trail Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride from McKay's Pub in downtown Pleasanton out to Livermore and the trail through Holdener Park before returning on Vineyard. Also includes my ride to/from the start.

Walnut Creek - Dublin loop 2018-06-20 66.3 km41.2 mi 5h:12m 15 photos

Regroup at Oak Hill Park Turkey standoff with car traffic Intrepid turkey at Rudgear/Broadway intersection Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride starting from Heather Farm in Walnut Creek and heading down to Dublin for refreshments at Panera. The track here differs a bit since I rode from home to meet the group at Rudgear Rd. and then split off when they came back through San Ramon.

Dublin - Windemere - Danville loop 2018-06-18 63.7 km39.6 mi 3h:17m 10 photos

Regroup at dog park near the top of Windemere 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.

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

San Ramon - Livermore - Pleasanton loop 2018-06-17 62.4 km38.8 mi 3h:31m 21 photos

Flat tire repair on Dublin Blvd. 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 through Dublin. We did a short loop on Croak Rd. and then continued on Jack London into Livermore with a loop through Kalthoff Commons ('Tuscany') before a refreshment break at Starbucks. Return was on Vineyard into Pleasanton and back through the BART station.

Quick video recap at: https://www.

Top of 'Pig Farm Hill' Map

Valley Spokesmen and Club Sport ride starting from Diablo Vista Park in Danville and riding north through Walnut Creek and Pleasant Hill to Martinez and a climb of 'Pig Farm Hill' and the 'Three Bears.' After a refreshment stop in Orinda we returned through Lafayette and Walnut Creek back to Danville.

San Ramon - Las Trampas - Danville 2018-06-15 47.3 km29.4 mi 3h:08m 8 photos

Regroup at Las Trampas at end of Bollinger Norris Canyon Rd. Start from Sports Basement in San Ramon Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride starting from Sports Basement in San Ramon and heading up to Las Trampas. We then came back to the Blvd. and went north to Danville for a refreshment stop at Basque Boulangerie.

Walnut Creek Heather Farm - Moraga - Grizzly Pk. - Orinda 2018-06-13 75.3 km46.8 mi 5h:17m 24 photos

enjoying the cooler air on Pinehurst Regroup at Moraga Commons Lafayette-Moraga trail Start from Heather Farm Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride starting from Heather Farm Park in Walnut Creek and heading up the Lafayette-Moraga trail to Moraga. We continued on Canyon, Pinehurst, and Skyline to Grizzly Peak and then descended Wildcat Canyon to Orinda. After a snack break we took the St Stephens trail to Lafayette and then back the way we came out.

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

Dublin - San Ramon - Danville area 2018-06-11 48.8 km30.3 mi 2h:37m 8 photos

Chanterella Top of Windemere Alamo Creek path Start from the Dublin location of Livermore Cyclery Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride held on Monday & Thursday mornings using various routes.

San Ramon - Diablo Junction - Walnut Creek loop 2018-06-10 68.2 km42.4 mi 4h:40m 11 photos

Diablo Rd. Equestrians in Danville Starting out on the Iron Horse Map

Valley Spokesmen club ride from San Ramon Central Park taking the Iron Horse to Danville and then up Mt. Diablo to the Junction Ranger Station. After descending the north side we stopped at Sweet Affair for refreshments and returned via the Blvd.

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

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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