Giro di Pacifica Registration for FUN Mt Bike Ride-Loops, June 29th
New for 2013, Introducing a mountain bike short+long course which offers exclusive access to private trails up from Pacifica, normally off-limits to bicyclists.Ride options for beginner-intermediate to advanced mountain bikers. No matter which ride you choose, all offer panoramic views along the beautiful coastal routes through the rolling hills of San Mateo County above Devils Slide.
GPS maps to be posted soon.
Last edited by ssulljm; 06-09-2013 at 04:10 PM.
Sounds like a good time. Should I bring my loppers?
Don't worry Guido, we'll have linguini + spaghetti bowls spread throughout the trails for all riders of Italian heritage to enjoy.
Permits Received,The June 29th Ride is ON!
Last few agencies have signed off on our Mt Bike Ride to Benefit PARCA.
Special Thanx goes to all staff at McNee Ranch State Parks,San Mateo County Parks, State of Calif,Caltrans for their assistance in granting access through Public lands + trails for this event.
Yes, I said San Mateo County Parks has blessed this event, which crosses a sliver of the uppermost section of San Pedro Valley County Park(hey folks,it's a start in depolarizing SMCo Parks blanket ban on bike riding on dirt routes)
Mt Bike Ride starts at the Pacifica Community center on hwy 1+Crespi dr
Mt Bike riders start between 9:30am-11am(both Short and Long Loop Options)
Big Shoutout goes to Shamrock Horse Ranch+Kennels for granting us access for 5 hrs through their private trails,without which this event could not happen.
Shamrock Ranch Kennels, cat boarding and dog training in Pacifica, near San Francisco.
Shamrock Ranch Stables; Horse boarding on Pacifica, California
C'mon out and support shared use Mt Bike trails in Pacifica ,PARCA and have a good time.
Trails are double track w some single track mixed in. Please note, ALL trails are open to the gen pub, please ride w expectation that you will encounter others during this event.
Appropriate for ages 9-10+up, All minors must have adult sign waiver+ be accompanied by designated adult(s)during ride.
Ride Under the new bridge built for the new Devils Slide(Tom Lantos) tunnel.
Views of the Farallon Islands,Devils Slide,North Peak,Scarpers Peak+
Pics show the short+long Courses. CCW direction for both Loop options
Long Course is 14.43 miles and 2,339' el gain+descent
Short Course, 8.6 miles and 1,310 el gain+descent
Last edited by ssulljm; 06-09-2013 at 04:09 PM.
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