Beat the heat start time of 7:30am with 3 places to get water along the route.
Date: Saturday, September 8
Time: 7:30am, roll at 7:35am
Location: Atascadero Zoo
Route: Shandon-Creston https://www.strava.com/routes/15335508
Distance: 63.2 miles
Head out east on 41 all the way to Shandon. We will stop just after the 1st climb and then cruising to stop 2 (12.6 miles) at Little Farm. We then continue out to Shandon with a right on Centre to the park (stop 3 – 25.9 miles). We then head out 1st/Truesdale, and take a right to stay on Truesdale and the continue straight onto Starkey. Then it’s a right on 41 to a left on 229 into Creston (stop 4 – 41.4 miles). We then continue south on 229, go right on 58 in Santa Margarita (stop 5 – 54.1 miles). We then head north on El Camino, right on Sandoval, left on Santa Clara, right on Los Palos, continuing onto Santa Barbara, which becomes Atascadero Ave. We then take Atascadero Ave to a left on Portola Rd and back to the start.