Cold weather start time of 9:00 am.
The ride for Tuesday, February 12, will be the Creston Loop, counterclockwise, returning to The Carlton Bakery, in Atascadero for refreshments. Here are the particulars:
We will meet at 9:00 a.m. at the Veteran’s Memorial at Atascadero Lake Park. We will go out to Santa Rosa, turn left and then bear right on Old Santa Rosa. At West Front, we’ll take a right there and proceed for a few blocks to San Rafael, where we will turn right and then left onto Colorado. Then it is down the hill, right on San Diego and then left onto Atascadero Avenue. We will take Atascadero Avenue into Santa Barbara to San Antonio, where we will go right to Carmel, right to Morningside. It is then left on Morningside, left again on Santa Margarita Road and right onto El Camino. Following a detour through Garden Farms, continue to a left on Highway 58 to Highway 229, where we will go left again.
In Creston, there will be a short regrouping stop. We will then proceed to Highway 41, where we will turn right, then left onto Rancho La Loma Linda, which we will follow to Camp 8, and then left to Creston Road. We will then make a right turn onto Creston Road and proceed to South El Pomar, where we turn left, ride over the Chicago Grade, and all the way to Templeton Road. A left on Templeton Road will take us to Hwy 41 where we turn right. After the bridge, we turn right on Mercedes and go down the hill and make our way to The Carlton Bakery, for refreshments.