The ride for Thursday, March 28, is Kiler Canyon Road and Santa Rita Road, with refreshments at Joebella’s. Here are the details:
Meet at 8:30 a.m. at the Veterans Memorial of the Atascadero Lake Park. Ride out Amapoa to Curbaril, turn right and proceed through the intersection at El Camino Real, then turn left on Santa Ysabel and right on Highway 41. We will then turn left on Templeton, right on Lupine, right again on El Pomar, left on Hollyhock, left on Neal Spring and right on River Road. We will follow River Road north into Paso Robles, then turn left on Niblick, which we will follow across the bridge, through the intersection with Spring St., to Vine Street. We turn left on Vine and then make a quick right turn onto Kiler Canyon Road. From there we climb through the vineyards until we reach Arbor Road, where we turn left onto the unpaved surface which, after about a mile, becomes paved again and takes us out to Highway 46, where we turn right and continue to Vineyard Drive, where we turn left. We ride Vineyard to Bethel Road, where we turn right and descend down to the intersection with Santa Rita Road. At Santa Rita we turn right and head out three miles or so until the pavement ends. There will be a regrouping stop there before we turn around and return on Santa Rita, following it through the Bethel intersection, and up the curving climb to Vineyard Drive. There we turn rightand ride to Templeton Road, where we turn right and proceed to Joebella’s, via Hwy 41, Mercedes, Via, Traffic Way and Chico.