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Saturday Morning Rides

The Saturday Not Just for Novices Rides is a series of leisurely rides aimed at the novice rider with an emphasis on group riding skills and techniques. A slightly harder/longer loop will also be available for more advanced riders and as a goal for the beginning rider to aim for. Many people continue to do these rides for years after they are no longer novices, so there are usually leaders in the front and the rear of the rides.

The rides meet in front of the travel agency or the cleaners a few doors down from the 24 Hour Nautilus in the Quito Village Shopping Center on Cox between Saratoga Avenue and Quito Road. Stay for snacks, questions, answers (maybe), and general social amenities after the ride. Bring money for snacks. Route sheets provided for all rides. HELMETS REQUIRED, RAIN CANCELS.

Starting time: 9:30 a.m.
Call Steve Teng at (408) 736-9858 for more information.

Wednesday Night Rides

Skyline Cycling Club hosts evening bicycle rides on Wednesdays starting at 6:00 p.m. in the Peninsula and South Bay area from mid April through mid September. The rides are from 10 to 20 miles. There are two or three routes; one will be shorter and flatter, and the other will be longer and hillier. A route sheet will be provided and everyone rides at their own pace, which is usually the same as several others.
Many riders get together for dinner after the ride, usually at a nearby pizza parlor.
The riding time tends to be one or two hours, depending on length and pace (10 to 20 mph). The Skyline Wednesday night rides have been popular for over two decades and are a good way to get in some mid-week cycling, practice group riding, and meet fellow cyclists.

Please arrive in time to begin riding promptly at 6:00 p.m. If you are not a member of the Skyline Cycling Club, you must sign a liability release before each ride. You must be at least 18 years old, or accompanied by an adult to participate. Helmets are required.

Wednesday and Thursday Youthful Seniors Rides

Senior rides leave from behind TBO (The Bicycle Outfitter) in Los Altos every Wednesday and Thursday. Start time in the winter months (Oct-May) is 10:30 am. Summer months rides, June thru Sept, start at 9:30 am. This ride is for all levels of riders, 1 through 4, with all types of bikes. Senior is 50+, but IDs are not checked. There are several route options in the hills above TBO and one to Shoreline, from 15 miles that are fairly flat to 24 miles with major hills. All rides stop for coffee at Peets in Los Altos! Rides end behind TBO. Rain cancels. Helmets mandatory.

Download Shoreline Route

Download Ed's Low/Medium Route

Download Ed's High Route

Download Joanne's Route

Download Frank's Crank and Louis' Lunacy Routes

Sunday Rides

Sunday rides leave from behind TBO (The Bicycle Outfitter) in Los Altos every Sunday at 10:30 am. This ride is for all but the very beginner level of riders, 2 through 4. Tandems and recumbents always welcome. There are 20 to 35 mile loops with some hills to major hills. On the first Sunday of the month the ride heads into Saratoga via Mt Eden and Pierce with an option for even more hills. On all other Sundays the ride heads to Ladera or Woodside. Coffee stops in Saratoga and Ladera. Rides end behind TBO. Rain cancels, and slips Saratoga to the second Sunday. Helmets mandatory.

Download Ladera and Woodside Construction Bypass Version 2

Download Ladera Route

Download Woodside Route

Download Saratoga Route

Download Saratoga Max Hills Route

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