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East Bay (Orinda): 57 Miles Hosted by the Wildcats!

March 12 @ 7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Wildcat Skyline Pinehurst Bears

Ride ID: 1182

57 Miles, Rolling Hills and Steep Climbs

Meet: 7:30 AM

Ride-Out: 8:00 AM

Rain Cancels

 

Welcome to the Saturday East Bay training series! This series is designed as slow ramp-up starter series for new riders but welcomes riders at all skill levels, including those who haven’t ridden a bike in years and those who may be recovering from injuries.

This week there are options, ride the full route for 57 miles or cut the route short after lunch for 34 miles. We start out with re-visiting our namesake as we climb Wildcat Canyon to Grizzly Peak. We take a quick break at Sibley Reserve where there is only water and restrooms. (Bring food!) We continue along Skyline Drive before climbing up and over Lower Pinehurst on our way to Moraga. Our lunch stop will be at Safeway in Moraga. Returning to the BART parking lot rounds your ride out at roughly 34 miles. Continue on course and we’ll head down San Pablo Dam Road to Castro Ranch Road before tackling the Bears on our way back to Orinda BART.

All skill levels are welcome! If any ride is too much, we will work with you on making sure you have alternatives to the entire route. You will have a great bike ride. That’s a win!

Reach out with any of your questions or concerns. You really can do this.

If you are interested in attending, please be sure to RSVP. Have questions? Contact the Wildcats Facilitator at alc.wildcat.trls@gmail.com

REQUIRED ITEMS: bike, helmet, water bottle(s), tire changing tools, and a mask.

COVID-19 Policy: Vaccination is required to participate. All participants must have received one Johnson & Johnson dose or the second Pfizer/Moderna dose at least two weeks before the Training Ride. Masks are required when 6’ of social distancing cannot be maintained. This includes rest stops, indoors and in vehicles with more than one person.

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If you experience problems with the RSVP button, please email the RSVP to alc.wildcat.trls@gmail.com

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Details

Date:
March 12
Time:
7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Orinda BART Station
11 Camino Pablo
Orinda, CA 94563 United States
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Event Region
NorCal