Today’s temperature was much milder, although the ride was still a challenge. We visited a few of the places and roads we saw on the West Coast tour, and even made it back before dark again.
Continue reading Buellton to Santa Maria, CA
Now firmly cemented as a regular tradition, we’re doing an overnight bike tour this Thanksgiving weekend. We’re returning to the Central coast of California, looping between Santa Maria and Buellton, passing through Solvang and Lompoc.
Continue reading Santa Maria to Buellton, CA
Niles Canyon was closed to cars today for a “stroll and roll” event. We’ll ride through Niles Canyon with traffic, but the idea of doing without is certainly enticing.
They did one two years ago. That time we made it more interesting by taking Calavares back. Calavares is still closed from rain damage last winter. Palomares, another of our favorite roads, just finally reopened itself last week. Sold.
Continue reading Niles Canyon Stroll & Roll (and Palomares counterclockwise)