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 Aug 24The 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
Sunday Aug 25The Eucalyptus TreesDown to the Eucalyptus Trees via Danville Blvd, Tassajara, and Highland. Across Manning, Carneal and Collier Canyon. Return Highland, Tassajara, Danville Blvd.Leave Heather Farm Park, near the restrooms at the baseball diamond, at 9:00 AM.R/F/M4512004nonenone
Saturday Aug 31Sunol and BackDown to Sunol via Danville/San Ramon Blvd, and Foothill. Return Pleasanton-Sunol Rd, Sunol Blvd, Santa Rita Rd, Dublin Blvd, San Ramon/Danville Blvd.Leave Heather Farm Park, near the restrooms at the baseball diamond, at 9:00 AM.R/F-R/M557505nonenone
Sunday Sept 1Club Breakfast Ride and other DestinationsLeave Heather Farm Park, near the restrooms at the baseball diamond, at 9:00 AM. Bring $$$ for breakfast.A/F/M20??nonenone
Monday Sept 2Club Breakfast Ride and other DestinationsLeave Heather Farm Park, near the restrooms at the baseball diamond, at 9:00 AM. Bring $$$ for breakfast.A/F/M20??nonenone
Saturday Sept 7Moraga, Redwood, and Dublin CanyonOut to Moraga Commons and up Canyon, Pinehurst, Redwood Rd. to Castro Valley. Return Dublin Canyon and San Ramon/Danville Blvd.Leave Heather Farm Park, near the restrooms at the baseball diamond, at 9:00 AM.R/MH/M5520004nonenone
Sunday Sept 8Crockett LoopUp Franklin Canyon and Cummings Skyway, then down into Crockett. Return along Carquinez Scenic and Alhambra.Leave Heather Farm Park, near the restrooms at the baseball diamond, at 9:00 AM.R/MH/M3515003nonenone
Saturday Sept 14Livermore 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 Sept 15Club 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 Sept 21Rancharia Pot-LuckHead up Mt. Hamilton from Amy?s family ranch. Sit for a while or visit the observatory on the top of Mt. Hamilton before returning to the ranch for a post ride pot-luck. You don?t have to go to the top, ride as far as you want and then turn around. Everyone is welcome! Bring something to grill and a dish and/or drinks to share.Leave Amy?s ranch, Google address 13989 Mt Hamilton Road (real number is 13800), San Jose, at 9:00 AM. Bring a pot luck dish to share.R/H/S-M353,5003.5Amy & Mark Abele(925)686-3434 ma_abele@yahoo.com
Sunday Sept 22Bollinger CanyonDown Danville Hwy to Deerwood and up Bollinger Canyon. Return same way.Leave Heather Farm Park, near the restrooms at the baseball diamond, at 9:00 AM.R/MH/M4010003nonenone
Saturday Sept 28 Two Bridge RideFranklin Canyon and Cummings Skyway to Crockett. Cross the bridge to Vallejo, then north to Columbus Parkway and east to I80. Then head east on the bike trail to Cordelia and then south to Benicia. Then down either Pacheco Blvd to the bike trail or through downtown Martinez and over Alhambra to Pleasant Hill.Leave Heather Farm Park, near the restrooms at the baseball diamond, at 9:00 AM.R/M/M4525004Brian Martinelli(707) 864-8941 brianmartinelli@comcast.net
Sunday Sept 29The Eucalyptus TreesDown to the Eucalyptus Trees via Danville Blvd, Tassajara, and Highland. Across Manning, Carneal and Collier Canyon. Return Highland, Tassajara, Danville Blvd.Leave Heather Farm Park, near the restrooms at the baseball diamond, at 9:00 AM.R/F/M4512004nonenone