If you are joining the Diablo Cyclists for the first time please take a moment to read Ron Roger's helpful article on group riding.
Note: An ANSI certified helmet is required for all club rides. This is for your protection as well as the Diablo Cyclists!

Ride Legend

A=All (Good for Road or Mtn. Bikes), M=Mountain, R=Road
F=Flat, R=Rollers (elev<250 ft), MH=Moderate Hills (elev 250-750ft), H=Hilly (elev >750ft)
R=Relaxed (<12mph), S=Slow (12-15mph), M=Moderate (15-18mph), B=Brisk (>18mph)
MPH is based on Average for the whole ride, not cruising speed

Date Ride Name Description Meeting Information Type/Rating/Pace Approx.Dist.(Miles) Est. Elevation Gain (Ft.) Est. Ride Hours Ride Leader Contact
Saturday Dec 2Palomares CanyonDown to Sunol via Danville/San Ramon Blvd and Foothill. Down Niles Canyon, up Palomares Canyon, and over Dublin Grade. Return San Ramon/Danville Blvd. Short option: return directly from Sunol.Leave Heather Farm Park, near the restrooms at the baseball diamond, at 9:00 AM.R/MH/M60/502,0005.5nonenone
Sunday Dec 3Club Breakfast Ride and other DestinationsLeave Heather Farm Park, near the restrooms at the baseball diamond, at 9:00 AM. Bring $$$ for breakfast.A/F/M20??nonenone
Saturday Dec 9Morgan TerritoryOut Ygnacio Valley to Clayton. Along Marsh Creek to Morgan Territory Road. Return Highland, Tassajara, Sycamore, and Danville Blvd.Leave Heather Farm Park, near the restrooms at the baseball diamond, at 9:00 AM.R/H/M5530004nonenone
Sunday Dec 10The Refinery RideUp Franklin Canyon and Cummings Skyway, then down into Crockett, Rodeo, Hercules, and Pinole. Return Pinole/Alhambra Valley, that pesky Pig Farm, and Reliez Valley.Leave Heather Farm Park, near the restrooms at the baseball diamond, at 9:00 AM.R/MH/M4015004nonenone
Saturday Dec 16Livermore LoopOut to Livermore via Tassajara, Highland, Manning, and North Livermore. Return on Portola, Collier Canyon, Highland, Tassajara, and Roundhill.Leave Heather Farm Park, near the restrooms at the baseball diamond, at 9:00 AM.R/M/M6030005nonenone
Sunday Dec 17Club Breakfast Ride and other DestinationsLeave Heather Farm Park, near the restrooms at the baseball diamond, at 9:00 AM. Bring $$$ for breakfast.A/F/M20??nonenone
Saturday Dec 23Peet's Coffee in Berkeley via WildcatPig Farm, Bear Creek, Wildcat Canyon, Grizzly Peak, and down Claremont to Peet's for a cup of your favorite brew. Return Old Tunnel, Skyline, Pinehurst, Canyon, St. Mary's, Reliez Station & Olympic. Short option: turn left on San Pablo Dam Road, return on the St. Stephens bike trail.Leave Heather Farm Park, near the restrooms at the baseball diamond, at 9:00 AM.R/H/M50/3545004nonenone
Sunday Dec 24Tassajara and WindermereTassajara to Windermere Parkway, right on Albion, right on Ivy Hill, left on Japonica, right on Monarch, right on Dougherty, left on Crow Canyon, right on El Capitan, right on Greenbrook. Return via Old Orchard, Tassajara, Diablo and Roundhill.Leave Heather Farm Park, near the restrooms at the baseball diamond, at 9:00 AM.R/H/M403nonenone
Saturday Dec 30Sunol and Collier CanyonDanville/San Ramon/Foothil Blvd to Sunol. Return Sunol Pleasanton Rd, Happy Valley, Vineyard, Vallecitos, Holmes, Murrieta, Portola, Collier Canyon, Highland and Tassajara. Short option: return from Sunol on the Blvd.Leave Heather Farm Park, near the restrooms at the baseball diamond, at 9:00 AM.R/F/M65/5515004nonenone
Sunday Dec 31Crockett WaterfrontFranklin Canyon, down McEwen, Carquinez Scenic, Winslow, through the Crockett waterfront, return on Cummings Skyway, Franklin Canyon, Allhambra.Leave Heather Farm Park, near the restrooms at the baseball diamond, at 9:00 AM.R/MH/M402,0003nonenone
Monday Jan 1New Years Day Ride to the Summit of Mt. DiabloThis is an annual ritual of bay area cyclists. Northgate and Summit Rd. to the top, return same way.Leave Heather Farm Park, near the restrooms at the baseball diamond, at 9:00 AM.R/H/M3538494nonenone
Saturday Jan 6Morgan TerritoryOut Ygnacio Valley to Clayton. Along Marsh Creek to Morgan Territory Road. Return Highland, Tassajara, Sycamore, and Danville Blvd.Leave Heather Farm Park, near the restrooms at the baseball diamond, at 9:00 AM.R/H/M5530004nonenone
Sunday Jan 7Club Breakfast Ride and other DestinationsLeave Heather Farm Park, near the restrooms at the baseball diamond, at 9:00 AM. Bring $$$ for breakfast.A/F/M20??nonenone