Sep 27

Pumpkin Ride 10/23, 9:30 am

October 23, 2020

9:30am Advanced Intermediate Ride Starts

(Multiple ride leaders helping)

10:00am Beginner Intermediate Ride Starts

We will meet at North lot of Purisima Open Space Preserve on Skyline Blvd (highway 35) the ride promply at 9:30am

This is a mountain bike ride with over 30 miles & 3,500 ft climbing. 30% paved roads closer to Half Moon Bay. We ride to a preselected pumpkin patch for photo opts & a break. Maps will be provided. Prizes awarded back at the Purisima Parking Lot at th end of the ride for those bringing back the most weight in pumpkins purchased, oddest looking pumpkin, weirdest stem etc. Prizes awarded for best costumes (optional & please keep costumes cycling safe). This event draw a fun hilarious group! Paniers, backpacks, bob carts, pockets etc. can be used to transport pumpkins. Historical record is over 100 lbs in pumpkins hauled back up the hill. Tandems are welcomed. If someone does not wish to cycle off road trails, there is the Tunitas Creek Road down &/or back as an alternative.

End of ride approx 12:30pm

10:00am Beginner Intermediate Ride is to the upper portion of Purisima & back

Apres ride at Alice’s restaurant.

Questions: Linda & Glenn Wegner

408 257-8284 retrobiker@earthlink.net

Rain cancels ride