The ride for Thursday, June 21, will be Las Tablas-Willow Creek via Santa Rita Creek Road and returning by way of Peterson Ranch with coffee at Merry Hill. The details follow:
Meet at 8:00 a.m. at the Veterans Memorial of the Atascadero Lake Park. Ride east on Amapoa, turn right on Curbaril, through the intersection with El Camino Real and follow Curbaril as it turns into Sycamore. Turn left on Capistrano and another left on Mercedes, followed by a left on Highway 41. Turn left on Templeton Road and follow it to a right turn on Lupine Lane. At El Pomar we will turn left and proceed to Vineyard. We will follow Vineyard to Santa Rita Creek Road where we will turn left and continue until the pavement ends. We will then make a u-turn and travel back, climbing the Bethel hill and arriving at Vineyard. We will go left on Vineyard, through the intersection with 46, then right on Willow Creek Road. We will go up Willow Creek and turn right at the intersection with Las Tablas-Willow Creek, which we will descend until we reach the end, where we will go left on Oakdale. Then it will be left again on Highway 46 and right on Bethel. Follow Bethel all the way to Vineyard and turn left to Merry Hill for refreshments.