Friday Ride: Napa Valley/Mt. Veeder C-/3(2000’)/28; C+/D/3(3000’)/37
Friday, September 30, 2022
Napa, CA LDT FRIDAY RIDE: NAPA VALLEY/MT. VEEDER C-/3(2000’)/28; C+/D/3(3000’)/37 Warm up for your weekend of fun with a Friday ride starting in Napa (on the way to Bothe Napa State Park). We’ll explore the hills bordering Napa Valley’s western edge. After touring the edges of Napa, we’ll ascend Mt. Veeder Road, climbing up to an altitude of about 1400 feet before enjoying the wonderful descent on Dry Creek Road back to town. This is an afternoon ride that will meet at 11:15 am for an 11:30 am departure. Late lunch/snacks/drinks at Squeeze Inn Burgers (or alternate) at the end of the ride. Note that today’s ride starts 16 miles South of St. Helena, directly on the driving route to the state park where we’ll be camping Friday night. We will have separate B, C-, and C+/D riding groups as needed. All groups are expected to be back to the start by about 3:30 pm. Online route sheets/maps/gps. See Saturday NAPA VALLEY WEEKEND ride listing for logistics/registration information. INFO: Guy Shuman (email@example.com or 650-704-0895). MEETING TIME: 11:15 am for 11:30 departure MEETING LOCATION: Meet at Redwood Plaza Shopping Center (3385 Solano Ave, Napa, CA) at Starbucks Coffee (by large Redwood Plaza sign). Directions: From CA-12/CA 29 exit at Trancas Road, Left on Redwood Road/Trancas St., Left on Solano Ave, PARK on Solano Ave, not in the shopping center. (1.5 hour drive from Palo Alto without traffic.) Please register on the web site (go to Saturday ride listing on online schedule) for our "2-3 day weekend" rides, so we can plan better, even if just coming for the day.
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Type: Road Where: South Bay