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Explore the many off-road biking areas of the San Francisco Bay Area with this handy and complete guidebook.

Author: Conrad J. Boisvert

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ISBN: 0962169455

Category: Travel

Page: 158

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Explore the many off-road biking areas of the San Francisco Bay Area with this handy and complete guidebook. Despite its large population, the Bay Area offers a wealth of hidden trails for mountain bikers to experience, all within easy distance from major cities within the region. From Annadel State Park in Santa Rosa in the north to Henry Coe State Park in Gilroy in the south, from Wilder Ranch along the coast to Morgan Territory, buried remotely in the shadow of Mount Diablo, the Bay Area has innumerable places to ride. Ride on the spectacular ridges of Mt. Tamalpais, the birthplace of the mountain bike.

Author: Michael Hodgson

Publisher: Western Tanager

ISBN: 0934136513

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 213

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1992 By Michael Hodgson

Author: Charles Anderson

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ISBN: OCLC:44062416

Category: Mountain biking

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Covering San Francisco, Sausalito, Tiburon, Palo Alto, Mountain View, Woodside, the Santa Cruz mountains, and the coast, this extensive guidebook highlights a wide range of activities.

Author: Conrad J. Boisvert

Publisher: Penngrove Publications

ISBN: 0962169498

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 127

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Covering San Francisco, Sausalito, Tiburon, Palo Alto, Mountain View, Woodside, the Santa Cruz mountains, and the coast, this extensive guidebook highlights a wide range of activities. Thirty-two carefully planned rides include detailed route instructions, maps, elevation profiles, and historical background and points of interest. Illustrations.

I became addicted to cycling out of necessity: simply needing a way to get from point A to point B and back before I was old enough to drive a car. I grew up in the country, seven miles from town—over the hills, far away, ...

Author: Skye Kraft

Publisher: Menasha Ridge Press

ISBN: 9780897327824

Category: Travel

Page: 224

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The San Francisco Bay Area is known for its natural diversity --; its forested areas, mountainous peaks, and coastal environments make for an array of outdoor experiences. Mountain bikers of all skill and intensity levels will find many exciting paths to take in this detailed and exhaustive guide.
2012-01-15 By Skye Kraft

Escape to the oak-studded grasslands and tranquil forests of the Bay Area Ridge Trail. Hike, bike, or ride through nine counties with the official guide endorsed by the Bay Area Ridge Trail Council.

Author: Elizabeth Byers

Publisher: Wilderness Press

ISBN: 9780899979069

Category: Travel

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Find Solitude and Dramatic Views Around San Francisco Bay Everyone needs a break from their daily life. Escape to the oak-studded grasslands and tranquil forests of the Bay Area Ridge Trail. Hike, bike, or ride through nine counties with the official guide endorsed by the Bay Area Ridge Trail Council. Discover dramatic coastlines, a range of ecosystems, former Mexican ranchos, vistas that inspired Spanish explorers, and more. Join author Elizabeth Byers—a founding board member of the council—and Jean Rusmore, and choose from 75 trail segments on a network of paths that ring San Francisco Bay. Make your way through parks and public lands like Mount Tamalpais State Park and Sierra Azul Open Space Preserve. Trips range from a 2.5-mile excursion over the Benicia-Martinez Bridge to a 12.5-mile traverse of Bolinas Ridge. You can also link several trips together to create a continuous trek that is 20, 40, or even 80 miles long. Each trip includes summary information, like distance, accessibility, regulations, and facilities, as well as an easy-to-read map. Comprehensive trail directions help to ensure that you always know where to go, while details on the region’s history and culture entertain you along the way. Grab the updated, full-color edition of Bay Area Ridge Trail and start planning your next adventure. The perfect outing is closer than you think.
2019-04-16 By Elizabeth Byers

Everything you need to be your best on the trails. This book contains extensive advice and tips that cover all aspects of mountain biking.

Author: Paul Molenberg

Publisher: Gatekeeper Press

ISBN: 9781642374025

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 286

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Everything you need to be your best on the trails. This book contains extensive advice and tips that cover all aspects of mountain biking. The information is presented with clear and understandable language and visuals, making it easy to digest and apply. Riders of all ages, from the complete beginner to the more advanced will benefit from the information revealed in Let's Mountain Bike! It's an indispensable guide for those looking to hit the trails and become their best. Choosing the right bike Hitting the trails fully prepared Making the climbs easier Braking for efficiency, speed, and safety Negotiating obstacles Mental toughness, focus, and state of mind Avoiding accidents Proper bike care Much more Thousands of trails are waiting... so Let's Mountain Bike! Visit letsmountainbike.com to see more from this author.
2019-06-19 By Paul Molenberg

Author: BikeMapDude Productions

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ISBN: 9780981662206

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2008-05-01 By BikeMapDude Productions

The Bay Area's alluring countryside, from Pacific Coast to mountain overlooks, expansive bay lands, and backwoods nooks will be thoroughly enjoyed with this deck and ... Mountain bike trails and recreation paths face the same perils.

Author: Ray Hosler

Publisher: Chronicle Books

ISBN: 9781797205205

Category: Travel

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50 bike rides for every kind of cyclist completely revised and updated! This revised and updated edition of the classic Bay Area Bike Rides Deck offers brand new ways to explore the natural beauty and hidden gems of the San Francisco Bay Area. The deck includes 50 cards comprised of mountain, road, and casual bike rides, with routes for every kind of cyclist, from the less experienced to the ambitious. • The deck contains 50 ride cards plus one quad-fold intro card. • Each card features a full-color map on the front and a route description and detailed mileage log on the back. • Cards are lightweight, durable, portable, and sweat-resistant, and fit in a bike jersey pocket. • Compared with the original edition, this deck includes 20 new rides and essential updates to existing routes. • A perfect gift or self-purchase for casual or dedicated bikers, whether they are Bay Area locals or tourists Ray Hosler rides his bicycle as a way of life—for commuting, grocery shopping, and recreation. A former bicycle columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle, he lives and cycles in Silicon Valley.
2020-02-25 By Ray Hosler

... Trail.14/G7;154 Long Beach Rainforest Trails...14/G7;154 Loon and Summit Lake Loop...17/C2;148 Louie Bay Area. ... Trail.......2/D2;145 Hartland Mountain Bike Trails ...4/F2;145 Haskin's Farm, Homestead & Kay Dubois Trails .

Author: Russell Mussio

Publisher: Mussio Ventures Ltd.

ISBN: 9781989175026

Category: Travel

Page: 208

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Known for its beautiful scenery and abundant forests, beaches, and wildlife, Vancouver Island is just a short ferry ride away from the bustling Lower Mainland. Get away from it all on a multi-day hike along the West Coast Trail, view some of the world’s largest trees in Strathcona Provincial Park, reel in the catch of a lifetime in Campbell River (the “Salmon Capital of the World”), or explore the charming Gulf Islands by kayak – there are endless outdoor adventure opportunities! The Vancouver Island Backroad Mapbooks 9th edition includes many map updates and cartographic style changes including enhanced private land, expanded fish species and countless multi-use trail and ATV trail additions. The Adventure listings have also been expanded and updated to ensure you get the most up-to-date and accurate information possible for your adventure of choice. Features - Map Key & Legend - Topographic Maps - Detailed Adventure Section >> Backroad Attractions, Fishing Locations, Hunting Areas, Paddling Routes, Parks & Campsites, Trail Systems, ATV Routes,Snowmobile Areas, Wildlife Viewing, Winter Recreation, Service Directory, Accommodations, Sales & Services, Tours & Guides, Index, Adventure Index, Map Index, Trip Planning Tools,
2020-07-01 By Russell Mussio

Oakland, CA: Lonely Planet Publications, 2009. Boisvert, Conrad J. Bay Area Mountain Bike Trails: 45 Mountain Bike Rides throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. 2d ed. Pescadero, CA: Penngrove Publications, 2004. Brown, Ann Marie.

Author: Wayne D. Cottrell

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9780762794935

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 296

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Written for cyclists of all stripes, Best Bike Rides books offer a diverse array of scenic tours in and around some of America’s largest urban destinations. Road rides, rail trails, bike paths, and single-track mountain bike rides all get included. Most rides are in the 5 to 30 mile range, allowing for great afternoon outings and family adventures. Each book features 35-40 rides with color photos, maps, and point-by-point miles and directions.
2013-02-05 By Wayne D. Cottrell

Everything you need to be your best on the trails. This book contains extensive advice and tips that cover all aspects of mountain biking.

Author: Paul Molenberg

Publisher:

ISBN: 1642374016

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 288

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Let's Mountain Bike! stands out as the most comprehensive book ever written on the sport of mountain biking. Detailed information is provided for all of the important facets, including purchasing the right bike, upgrades, accessorizing, bike set-up, skills training, becoming a successful climber, fitness training, trail dangers, trail etiquette, and much more. Presented with clear and understandable explanations and visuals, the information is easy to digest and apply. Everyone from the complete beginner to the more advanced rider will benefit from the depth and variety of advice and tips revealed in Let's Mountain Bike! It's an indispensable guide for those looking to maximize their performance and become their best. Thousands of trails are waiting...so Let's Mountain Bike! Visit https: //www.letsmountainbike.com to see more from this author.
2019-06-19 By Paul Molenberg

60 of the Best Rides for Road and Mountain Biking Ann Marie Brown. Riding Time: 1.5 hours Elevation Gain: 550 feet Summary: This is a paved bike trail for every kind of rider, from first-timers on training wheels to East Bay bike ...

Author: Ann Marie Brown

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781612383149

Category: Travel

Page: 238

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Strap on your helmet, fill up your water bottle, and head out to discover the best rides in the region with Moon Bay Area Biking. A Ride for Everyone: Pick the right route for your timeline and experience level, from family-friendly trails to more challenging overnight treks Best Ride Lists: Choose from strategic lists like Best Waterfront Rides, Best Rides for Wildlife-Viewing, Best Single-Track Rides, and more Essential Planning Details: Each route is rated for difficulty and marked with round-trip distance, elevation gain, and riding time Maps and Directions: Find easy-to-use maps, driving directions to each trailhead, and details on where to park Skip the Crowds: Enjoy a solitary ride with Moon Bay Area Biking's many off-the-radar routes and best-kept local secrets Expert Advice: Seasoned cyclist and NorCal local Ann Marie Brown offers her experienced insight and honest opinions on each ride Tips and Tools: Advice on gear, first aid, and camping permits, plus background information on climate, landscape, and wildlife Whether you're a veteran or a first-time cyclist, Moon's comprehensive coverage and solid expertise will have you gearing up for your next ride. Exploring more of the Golden State's great outdoors? Try Moon California Camping or Moon California Hiking. Sticking to the Bay? Check out Moon 101 Great Hikes San Francisco Bay Area.
2012-04-24 By Ann Marie Brown

Group promoting mountain cycling advocacy and social events in southwest Bay Area . Team Wrong Way www.teamwrongway.com Bay Area racing organization . Trailworkers.com www.trailworkers.com Santa Cruz county trail work organization .

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Publisher: Extremeline Productions LLC

ISBN: 0972336109

Category: Bicycle touring

Page: 192

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Orange County is home to some of the best paved roads, dirt roads, mountain bike trails, and bike paths.

Author: Wayne D. Cottrell

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781493022205

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 320

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Orange County is home to some of the best paved roads, dirt roads, mountain bike trails, and bike paths. Best Bike Rides Orange County describes over forty of the most diverse recreational and scenic rides in the Orange County area. With most rides between 3 and 50 miles, it's easy to find a ride that suits your tastes. Each route includes complete point-by-point miles and directions, map, text description of the riding area, GPS coordinates of the start/finish point, and full-color photos of the ride's features. More than just a trail guide, Best Bike Rides Orange County gives the reader important information, such as flora and fauna, history, folklore, special events, and cultural happenings.
2016-12-01 By Wayne D. Cottrell

Mt. Tam. If your idea of having to take a boat or ferry to an island just to hike or mountain bike doesn't sound appealing, then a short distance away in Marin County lays Mt. Tam. Home to over 60 miles of hiking and bicycle trails (not ...

Author: Damon Bruce

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9780762441891

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 240

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The Bay Area is home to multiple popular franchises in all four major sports -- the 49ers and Raiders (NFL), Giants and A's (MLB), Kings and Warriors (NBA), and Sharks (NHL). With such diversity in rooting interest, area fans have much to debate all year long, and prominent Bay Area sports-radio host Damon Bruce is just the man to get the debate going with this entertaining book of original sports and entertainment lists. Bruce also enlists the help of such notable local stars to contribute their own lists, including Orlando Cepeda, Brent Jones, Gary Radnich, Drew Remeda, Bob Weir of The Grateful Dead, and more.
2009-04-28 By Damon Bruce

Taking bikes on public transport is not a problem (see Cycling); visit gatetrails.com for details on Bay Area mountain-biking destinations. BICYCLE RENTALS AND TOURS Bike and Roll 899 Columbus Ave at Lombard, North Beach 415229 2000, ...

Author: Rough Guides

Publisher: Rough Guides UK

ISBN: 9781405390392

Category: Travel

Page: 344

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Full-colour throughout, The Rough Guide to San Francisco and the Bay Area is the ultimate travel guide to the colourful Californian capital and its stunning surroundings. With 30 years experience and our trademark 'tell it like it is' writing style, Rough Guides cover all the basics with practical, on-the-ground details, as well as unmissable alternatives to the usual must-see sights. At the top of your to-pack list, and guaranteed to get you value for money, each guide also reviews the best accommodation and restaurants in all price brackets. We know there are times for saving, and times for splashing out. In The Rough Guide to San Francisco and the Bay Area: - Over 50 colour-coded maps featuring every listing - Area-by-area chapter highlights - Top 5 boxes - Things not to miss section Make the most of your trip with The Rough Guide to San Francisco and the Bay Area. Now available in ePub format.
2013-01-17 By Rough Guides

East Bay Bike Trails outlines 27 separate rides and 6 additional ride variations, ranging in length from 9 to 52 miles. Included in these are 8 mountain bike rides in East Bay Regional Parks and Mount Diablo State Park.

Author: Conrad J. Boisvert

Publisher:

ISBN: 0962169447

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 127

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The San Francisco East Bay Area offers recreational and competitive cyclists many choices of rides with wide varieties of scenery and terrain, ranging from the Carquinez Strait in the north to Fremont in the south and as far as Brentwood and Livermore in the east, and, west to San Francisco Bay. Carefully planned rides incorporate detailed route instructions, accurate maps and predictable elevation profiles, as well as interesting historical facts and special points of interest for each area.Ride along the spectacular Carquinez Scenic Drive. Explore the San Francisco Bay wetlands in Coyote Hills Regional Park.7 Experience the extreme remoteness of Mines Road in Livermore or Morgan Territory Road on the eastern slope of Mount Diablo.Ride the undeveloped trails in the superbly managed East Bay Regional Parks. Challenge yourself on the hills in Mount Diablo State Park. Experience the eerie feeling of riding through the windmills of Altamont Pass in Livermore.Climb along the many roads through the scenic Berkeley Hills. East Bay Bike Trails outlines 27 separate rides and 6 additional ride variations, ranging in length from 9 to 52 miles. Included in these are 8 mountain bike rides in East Bay Regional Parks and Mount Diablo State Park. Difficulty levels range from easy, flat rides over short distances, to long rides with climbs of 2,000 feet or more. Get out your bike, put on your helmet, and enjoy the many experiences awaiting you in the San Francisco East Bay

A Even heavily trafficked urban areas may have good cycling routes, especially in SoCal. Take the scenic route along LA's beachside South Bay Bicycle Trail and down shoreline bike paths in Santa Barbara, Newport Beach and other beach ...

Author: Lonely Planet

Publisher: Lonely Planet

ISBN: 9781787011649

Category: Travel

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Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet California is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Sashay out onto San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge, walk beneath ancient redwoods, or taste wine in Sonoma Valley; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of California and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet California: Color maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - history, customs, film, television, music, arts, literature, landscapes, wildlife Over 19 color maps Covers San Francisco, Napa Valley, Coastal Highway 1, Sacramento, Lake Tahoe, Yosemite, the Sierra Nevada, Disneyland, Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego, Palm Springs and more eBook Features: (Best viewed on tablet devices and smartphones) Downloadable PDF and offline maps prevent roaming and data charges Effortlessly navigate and jump between maps and reviews Add notes to personalise your guidebook experience Seamlessly flip between pages Bookmarks and speedy search capabilities get you to key pages in a flash Embedded links to recommendations' websites Zoom-in maps and images Inbuilt dictionary for quick referencing The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet California , our most comprehensive guide to California, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less traveled About Lonely Planet: Lonely Planet is a leading travel media company and the world’s number one travel guidebook brand, providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveler since 1973. Over the past four decades, we’ve printed over 145 million guidebooks and grown a dedicated, passionate global community of travelers. You’ll also find our content online, and in mobile apps, video, 14 languages, nine international magazines, armchair and lifestyle books, ebooks, and more. Important Notice: The digital edition of this book may not contain all of the images found in the physical edition.
2018-02-01 By Lonely Planet

The following is a list of various bicycle clubs and organizations in the Bay Area that work actively to promote responsible land use and access . Through support and active participation , you can help ensure trail preservation and ...

Author: Michael Hodgson

Publisher: Western Tanager Press

ISBN: 0934136424

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 108

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1990-07 By Michael Hodgson