Oct 16

Purisima to Half Moon Bay & Back Annual ROMP Halloween Costume Mt Bike Ride

Purisima to Half Moon Bay & Back

Annual ROMP Halloween Costume Mountain Bike Ride

Saturday, October 29, 2011 9:30am Start

9:30am Advanced Intermediate Ride Starts at the Purisima Parking Lot on Skyline Blvd just north of Kings Mtn Road.

to ride down to Half Moon Bay via Purisima OSP. Back up via Purisima OSP – http://www.openspace.org/preserves/pr_purisima.asp . 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 for those bringing back the most weight in pumpkins purchased, oddest looking pumpkin, weirdest pumpkin 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 by one person. 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. Bring layers, it could be cold/windy in Half Moon Bay. Bring power snack to help you cycle back up the hill. Bring cash to buy your pumpkin. Bring cameras…

Rain 24 hours ahead cancels the ride.

Questions: 408 257-8284 Linda & Glenn Wegner