The ride for Thursday, May 30, will be Oakdale Road, via Lupine and Peterson Ranch and returning by way of Santa Rita Creek, with coffee at Joebella’s. The details follow:
Meet at 8:30 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. Turn left on Santa Ysabel, then right on Highway 41, left on Homestead, left on South El Pomar, righton Templeton Road and right again at Lupine. Then it’s left on El Pomar, all the way to Main Street in Templeton. We will turn right on Main Street through downtown Templeton, then left on 3rd, right on Old County, then bear left onto Las Tablas Road. We will then go under the Freeway, turning right onto Duncan, left on Peterson Ranch Road to right on Frontier, through Peterson Ranch, turning left on Herdsman. At Bethel we will turn left, then right on Las Tablas to another right on Booker. At Hwy 46 turn right, followed by a left on Oakdale, and a left on Vineyard. Follow Vineyard to Bethel, turn right and take this to Santa Rita Creek for the out and back. Then it’s onto Joebella’s for refreshments, via Hwy 101, San Ramon and ECR.
Anyone wishing additional miles can avail themselves of the west hills after coffee.