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East Bay (Orinda): 78 Miles Hosted by the Wildcats

April 30 @ 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

Morgan Territory Crow Canyon Lafayette

Ride ID: 1217

77.9 Miles, Rolling Hills and Steep Climbs

Meet: 7:00 AM

Ride-Out: 7:30 AM

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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.

A longtime Wildcat favorite, this week we head out to the Morgan Territory. Be sure to stuff your pockets with plenty of food as our first stop is not until mile 23 in Clayton. From Clayton we head to the Morgan Territory and climb climb climb to a staging area with pit toilets. The descent from the summit is quite steep and the views are very distracting. Pay attention and be safe. We loop around and head to Draeger’s in Blackhawk for lunch, mile 54. From there we head back through Danville, Rossmoor, and Lafayette before returning to Orinda. There are no easy shortcuts on this route so be sure that you are ready for the mileage. Two water bottles are a must!

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:
April 30
Time:
7:00 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