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September, 2021

Wednesday
1
Five Points Shopping Center. Park and start along the Arden Way side of the parking lot.
8:00 AM
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Let's ride to celebrate September Birthdays with a breakfast ride to Karen's Bakery. There are three options using the bike trail and streets. I will sweep the 62 mile route, Becky Neal will sweep the 49 mile route and the 39 mile route will not be swept.
D39 Mile Short Route
Karens 1B https://ridewithgps.com/routes/20799742

D49 Mile Medium Route
Karens 1D https://ridewithgps.com/routes/37289484

C62 Mile Long Route
Karens 4A https://ridewithgps.com/routes/37268056
Thursday
2
Gold River Town Center. Park and start across from Rite Aid near the Sunrise side of the parking lot
8:00 AM
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We will ride from Gold River to the Chocolate Fish Coffee shop in Folsom. The route will mostly follow the Folsom bike trails.

*Chocolate Fish Coffee (Folsom) 1A 31mi/1241ft.
https://ridewithgps.com/routes/37345893


*Chocolate Fish Coffee (Folsom) 1B 38mi/1624ft.
https://ridewithgps.com/routes/37288524
Thursday
2
Five Points Shopping Center. Park and start along the Arden Way side of the parking lot.
9:00 AM
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Join us for a casual Thursday ride from 5 Points Center to Nimbus Fish Hatchery.
Departure time is 9 AM. Optional coffee after the ride.

“E” Grade - Easy, some gentle grades on American River Parkway.
Friday
3
Gold River Town Center. Park and start across from Rite Aid near the Sunrise side of the parking lot
8:00 AM
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We'll head up the hill a bit to check out the many possibilities for getting around now that Iron Point morphs into Saratoga and then to Panera's at the Palladio for some chat and coffee time.

The "less" route is a C30 miles with 1400 ft of gain and a couple of half-mile+ climbs of 10-12%. The "More" route is a C+ of 32.3 miles with 1843 feet of gain with the additional 400 feet of gain split between three short climbs.
Less will be swept and possibly a couple of the additional short climbs.

Less = https://ridewithgps.com/routes/37234387
More = https://ridewithgps.com/routes/37234382
and on the club site under my name
Saturday
4
Gold River Town Center. Park and start across from Rite Aid near the Sunrise side of the parking lot
9:00 AM
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This is an 18 mile alternate route for William pond for beginners to go at a slower pace (minimum 10+mph). Arrive early as departure time is 9:00am. We will ride east and loop around the scenic Lake Natoma. We plan to have a group stop midway at Karen's Bakery for coffee and snacks. Recommend to bring a snack in case the bakery line is too long. Also, bring water and a spare tube. The ride will be swept. Looking forward to meeting some new members. E+18 You can view the route from this link:
https://ridewithgps.com/routes/36795966
Saturday
4
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Please join us for a ride through the beautiful foothills in southern Placer County. We will start in Rocklin from Johnson-Springview Park and ride to Auburn for lunch at the Baked & Brewed Café.

The short route follows Wise/Ophir roads to Auburn.
Grade:C+ (44mi/2460ft)
RWGPS: Baked & Brew Café – 1A
https://ridewithgps.com/routes/37376781

The long route follows Baxter Grate/Mt Vernon roads to Auburn.
Grade:B (45mi/2750ft)
RWGPS: Baked & Brew Café – 1B
https://ridewithgps.com/routes/37346010

Please note the ride starts at 9 am.
Sunday
5
Folsom Village Shopping Center
8:00 AM
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Let's try this again and hope the fires and smoke have settled down (for many reasons).

Back by popular demand! We will cruise some back roads in Granite Bay and Loomis with a coffee stop at the Flower Farm. Both short and long are C routes defined as: Moderate - Hilly; a challenge for the average rider. Short route may not be swept, TBD, so please plan on riding with a friend. Please bring water and snacks in case Flower Farm is crowded!
Flower Farm 3A: C 33.5, 1551 elevation gain: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29687104
Flower Farm 3B: C 42.3, 1906 elevation gain: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29695953
Tuesday
7
Scottish Rite Masonic Center. Park & start at NW corner of parking lot near the entrance off Carlson
9:00 AM
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Another DAB ride adventure, D27 mostly flat with rollers, Tuesday September 7, 2021 at 9 am from Scottish Rite Masonic Lodge. We’ll head out to the Main Event Cafe on Ancil Hoffman Golf Course across from Effie yeaw for breakfasts 🍳 with Sandwiches their best deal.

Check out this cool overhead view of the ride!!!
https://www.relive.cc/view/vPv4yV4433O

Cruising down American River Drive then California Avenue and drop down by Effie yeaw nature center then some rolling hills thru East Carmichael and briefly back on California before dropping down to the breakfast stop. Feel free to bring your own refreshments and enjoy sitting on their prime golf watching PATIO. Also be on the look out for coyotes, deer, and lots of feathers waddling along.

Then we retrace our route until we hit Arden Way and will jump on the American River Bike Trail there and head downriver crossing Guy West bridge and hoofing back to the parking lot.

If you want to park at Bella Bru or William Pond and ride to the starting point you can stop and finish your ride on the way back and get full mileage credit or 18 animal miles if you choose to do the entire route.

Sacramento Bike Hikers route name: *Effie Yeaw -1A
RWGPS ROUTE LINK: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/36907965

Terry Snyder, ride leader

Ps.
As this is a regular weekly ride, volunteer ride leaders would be greatly appreciated and give myself more time to develop new routes and some new Thursday rides starting from 5 points also. Please step up and lead, myself and club leaders are available to help you become an outstanding ride leader. Call or text me at 9165052223, thanks for your support and enthusiasm doing these DAB rides.
Tuesday
7
Gold River Town Center. Park and start across from Rite Aid near the Sunrise side of the parking lot
9:00 AM
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We'll leave Town Center in Gold River, ride to the fish hatchery on Gold Country Blvd., then take the bike trail to William Pond Park where restrooms are available. We ride the 20 miles at a leisurely pace, take a break at the park then ride back to Gold River. Coffee at Starbuck's or lunch at Jack's for more socializing are options after the ride. This is a favorite ride for all levels of riders.
Tuesday
7
Gold River Town Center Night Ride. Park and start in Bel Air Parking Lot.
6:00 PM
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Our continued series of short Tuesday evening rides, with a shorter break at the turn around point due to earlier night fall.

**CANCELED DUE TO THE HEAT!!!**
Wednesday
8
Gold River Town Center. Park and start across from Rite Aid near the Sunrise side of the parking lot
8:00 AM
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Come along with Nancy and I on a breakfast ride to the Mimosa House in Folsom. Two routes are available. A shorter route of 29 miles with about 1,100 feet of elevation gain and a longer route of about 35 miles with approximately 1,500 feet of elevation gain. Outdoor seating has been reserved.

Short - https://ridewithgps.com/routes/37128437
Long - https://ridewithgps.com/routes/37122038

Route sheets will be provided.
Thursday
9
From your electronic device.
8:00 AM
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Today is the final day to record the number of times you climbed the hills of your choice for the month of August. Log your hills by clicking RSVP Yes on the right side of the screen. Include as many hills as you wish to log. You can also add the elevation of the hills, distance and best time. When you click on RSVP Yes, a new screen will appear. Add your information in the comment box and click RSVP Yes again. I will compile and input the information in a spreadsheet with a year to date total that will be shared on our website for the participants to see. You can revise your information by 10:00 PM of September 9 to log your climbs with another RSVP, but any previous text will be erased. Enjoy your climbs and be safe on the descents!
Saturday
11
Gold River Town Center. Park and start across from Rite Aid near the Sunrise side of the parking lot
9:00 AM
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This is another alternate route for EZ rides for beginners at a slower pace at a minimum of 10 mph. We will meet the group at midway point at Subway for a break and rest. Continue on the International drive before going back on the bike trail
by the canal then Gold Country Blvd.

https://ridewithgps.com/routes/20799974
Sunday
12
Gold River Town Center. Park and start across from Rite Aid near the Sunrise side of the parking lot
8:00 AM
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Coffee+snack ride from Gold River to Shady Coffee and Tea in Roseville.
Mostly friendly roads and bike lanes with some Miner's Ravine trail.

Short route C30: Webb GR Shady-1A https://ridewithgps.com/routes/37433582
Rest break is at about mile 15. Short route will be swept. No minimum pace.

Long route C41: Shady Coffee and Tea-1B https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31611380
Long route offered for self sufficient riders who would like some extra miles. Long route riders will be responsible for navigating the marked detour from Miner's Ravine Trail at Olympus Point Sculpture Park to resume the trail under Harding Blvd. The return detour is marked and is the out detour in reverse.

AQI of 150+ at ride start at airnow.gov or purpleair.com will cancel ride, as will rain :)

*** UPDATE ***
Long route C41: Webb GR Shady-1B https://ridewithgps.com/routes/37475316
This should be identical to the long route above, except I've added the detour. I had second thoughts about riders relying on the detour signs.

Free cue sheets with lots of ink for long and short routes.
Air and weather forecast looks good.
Monday
13
Five Points Shopping Center. Park and start along the Arden Way side of the parking lot.
8:00 AM
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Lets ride up to Coffee Republic for treats and conversation
6610 Folsom-Auburn Rd #2, Folsom, CA 95630

https://ridewithgps.com/routes/20800335
D34 615 Ft. Mostly bike trail with a little climb up Main
Tuesday
14
Scottish Rite Masonic Center. Park & start at NW corner of parking lot near the entrance off Carlson
9:00 AM
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This Tuesday ride is the Great Recall Ride. E 25. Ride around town and circle the State Capitol and check out if anything is going down or around. There will still be time to mark your ballot after the ride if you forgot to vote. Bring your own refreshments and plan for a break at Capital Park.

Terry Snyder, RL
Tuesday
14
Gold River Town Center. Park and start across from Rite Aid near the Sunrise side of the parking lot
9:00 AM
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Join us for a casual ride mostly down the American River Bike Trail to William Pond. There we will stop for some water and socializing before heading back to Gold River. Departure time is 9AM. The ride is E-20. We arrive back in time for an optional lunch at one of the shopping center's restaurants.
Tuesday
14
Gold River Town Center Night Ride. Park and start in Bel Air Parking Lot.
6:00 PM
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Our continued series of short Tuesday evening rides, with a shorter break at the turn around point due to earlier night fall
Wednesday
15
Gold River Town Center. Park and start across from Rite Aid near the Sunrise side of the parking lot
8:00 AM
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How about a little climb to Bella Bru in El Dorado Hills for your breakfast, danish, or coffee?
Two options, with both heading up and over Iron Point. Choose hills or more hills. The short route will be swept.

BB EDH 1B = 30 miles, 1990 ft climbing: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/32547392
BB EDH 1C = 38 miles, 2788 ft climbing: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/32547398

Route sheets will be provided.
Thursday
16
Five Points Shopping Center. Park and start along the Arden Way side of the parking lot.
8:00 AM
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Join me for a trip up from Five Points to a stop at Karen's bakery for drinks and goodies. This will be a C42 ride with approximately 1423 feet of climbing and moderate speeds. This ride is for experienced riders.
https://ridewithgps.com/routes/23646170
Friday
17
Gold River Town Center. Park and start across from Rite Aid near the Sunrise side of the parking lot
8:00 AM
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Frolic up to Folsom Grind!
In July it was quite hot so don't think we enjoyed the ride; lets try this again in cooler temps. Both are C rides.
Folsom Grind 3A: 38 miles, 1929 ft climbing: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/33650912
Shorter route: Folsom Grind 3C: 32.5 miles, 1442 ft climbing that skips Beals and Folsom Crossing: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/36687209

See you there!
Saturday
18
Gold River Town Center. Park and start across from Rite Aid near the Sunrise side of the parking lot
9:00 AM
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This is an 18/20 mile alternate route for EZ Riders for beginners to go at a slower pace (minimum 13+mph). Arrive early as departure time is 9:00am. We will ride east and loop around the scenic Lake Natoma counterclockwise. We plan to have a group stop midway at Karen's Bakery for a break. Bring water and a spare tube. The ride will be swept. Looking forward to meeting some new members. E+18 You can view the route from this link:
https://ridewithgps.com/routes/36795966
Sunday
19
Broadstone Marketplace, Folsom. Park and start in the lot near, but not at, the AAA office.
8:00 AM
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A choice of 8 hill training loops from warm up to challenging. All loops start and end in the parking lot. Ride any combination of loops in any order.
Ride leader will sweep riders new to these routes. Good for any rider wanting to test or improve their climbing ability for club rides rated C or above.
Grade: B/C/D5-20+

RWGPS routes (elevation gain and max grade numbers are RWGPS approximations):
*Hill Train-Folsom-Warm Up Loop https://ridewithgps.com/routes/20799803 - D 10.8 miles + 472 ft (44 ft per mile) 4.7% max grade
*Hill Train-Folsom-1 https://ridewithgps.com/routes/20799820 - D 5.3 miles + 528 ft (100 ft per mile) 7.6% max grade
*Hill Train-Folsom-2 https://ridewithgps.com/routes/20799828 - C 7.2 miles + 624 ft (87 ft per mile) 7.4% max grade
*Hill Train-Folsom-3 https://ridewithgps.com/routes/20799836 - C 8 miles + 746 ft (93 ft per mile) 14.3% max grade
*Hill Train-Folsom-4 https://ridewithgps.com/routes/26756703 - C 10.2 miles + 859 ft (84 ft per mile) 8.3% max grade
*Hill Train-Folsom-5 https://ridewithgps.com/routes/26847845 - B 12.4 miles + 1,195 ft (96 ft per mile) 12.8% max grade
*Hill Train-Folsom-6 https://ridewithgps.com/routes/26918416 - B 15.8 miles + 1,705 ft (108 ft per mile) 11.6% max grade
*Hill Train-Folsom-7 https://ridewithgps.com/routes/26965284 - B+ 19.9 miles + 2,170 ft (109 ft per mile) 12.7% max grade
Monday
20
Gold River Town Center. Park and start across from Rite Aid near the Sunrise side of the parking lot
9:00 AM
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Join us for a roving morning ride for coffee and treats at either Noah’s or Starbucks on Douglas.
Gold River start and note the start time is 9:00 am.

RWGPS: Noah’s Roseville 1J https://ridewithgps.com/routes/30565374

I will have cue sheets.
Tuesday
21
Scottish Rite Masonic Center. Park & start at NW corner of parking lot near the entrance off Carlson
9:00 AM
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Take a spin to Panera on Zinfandel. Bike trail and surface streets. Coffee or pastries available.

RWGPS link
https://ridewithgps.com/routes/37551544

Sacramento Bike Hikers route. "*Panera’s - 2A"
Tuesday
21
Gold River Town Center. Park and start across from Rite Aid near the Sunrise side of the parking lot
9:00 AM
Tuesday
21
Gold River Town Center Night Ride. Park and start in Bel Air Parking Lot.
6:00 PM
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Our continued series of short Tuesday evening rides, with a shorter break at the turn around point due to earlier night fall
Wednesday
22
Five Points Shopping Center. Park and start along the Arden Way side of the parking lot.
9:00 AM
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Let's go to Bert's diner in Sheldon for outside seating on their patio.
It is mostly flat on country roads. Old country fare . F grade and 34 miles
Will have maps at the start.The roads are very clean and have been repaved
in some parts making a smooth ride.
Thursday
23
Five Points Shopping Center. Park and start along the Arden Way side of the parking lot.
8:30 AM
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Join us 20 miles at a leisurely pace, take a break at the Fish Hatchery then ride back to Five Points Center.
Optional coffee after the ride.
Friday
24
Five Points Shopping Center. Park and start along the Arden Way side of the parking lot.
9:00 AM
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NOTE START TIME

Friday morning ride to Steamers and beyond

Short 33 mi. https://ridewithgps.com/routes/37084367

Long route goes to Captains Table 41 mi. https://ridewithgps.com/routes/37132074

I will sweep the Short Q Sheets provided
Sunday
26
Folsom Village Shopping Center
9:00 AM
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Let's try this again, 3rd time is a char, and hope the fires and smoke have settled down (for many reasons).

NOTE THAT RIDE STARTS AT 9!!

Back by popular demand! We will cruise some back roads in Granite Bay and Loomis with a coffee stop at the Flower Farm. Both short and long are C routes defined as: Moderate - Hilly; a challenge for the average rider. Short route may not be swept, TBD, so please plan on riding with a friend. Please bring water and snacks in case Flower Farm is crowded!
Flower Farm 3A: C 33.5, 1551 elevation gain: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29687104
Flower Farm 3B: C 42.3, 1906 elevation gain: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29695953
Monday
27
Five Points Shopping Center. Park and start along the Arden Way side of the parking lot.
9:00 AM
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Yay for Birthdays!!! Join me to do my age in km to one of my favorite ice tea spots-Coffee Republic- 1B (42.8 miles), 1151 ft of climbing. This will be a medium paced ride with some hills to climb.

https://ridewithgps.com/routes/20800458
Tuesday
28
Gold River Town Center. Park and start across from Rite Aid near the Sunrise side of the parking lot
9:00 AM
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We'll leave Town Center in Gold River, ride to the fish hatchery on Gold Country Blvd., then take the bike trail to William Pond Park where restrooms are available. We ride the 20 miles at a leisurely pace, take a break at the park then ride back to Gold River. Coffee at Starbuck's or lunch at Jack's for more socializing are options after the ride. This is a favorite ride for all levels of riders.
Tuesday
28
Gold River Town Center Night Ride. Park and start in Bel Air Parking Lot.
6:00 PM
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Our continued series of short Tuesday evening rides, with a shorter break at the turn around point due to earlier night fall
Wednesday
29
Five Points Shopping Center. Park and start along the Arden Way side of the parking lot.
8:00 AM
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Relatively flat ride along the bike trail and streets of Sacramento where you can work up an appetite as you watch the leaves change color. Route roundtrip is 29.17. Ride with GPS link
https://ridewithgps.com/routes/20788027
Thursday
30
8:30 AM
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Join us 20 miles at a leisurely pace, take a break at the Fish Hatchery then ride back to Five Points Center.
Optional coffee after the ride.