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Old 06-21-07, 05:17 PM   #1
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Hellooo, has anyone here riden from Auburn, CA to Lake Tahoe?

Hello y'all,

I ride a Specialized Allez Sport everyday to work and take longer rides on the weekend for fun only (no racing). I am going to be riding around Lake Tahoe next Friday (I do this yearly) and I was thinking that maybe next year I would actually ride to Lake Tahoe. I have been looking at maps but talking about it with someone who has done it is much better I think.

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Old 06-21-07, 08:11 PM   #2
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Hello Steve, I haven't any guidance for you, although I would imagine that the ride would be hot, and steep. So, take a lot of water . I see that you've posted this question in the Northern California regional forum as well, someone there should be able to help you.

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Old 06-21-07, 09:50 PM   #3
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I did it a looong time ago from SF thru Sacramento and over highway 88. If I had more nerve I might have taken Hwy 50. There is a route on Bikely.com that goes from Auburn about half way to Truckee where the poster said he and the other bikers were picked up. I looked at Google.maps and Topozone. It seems you would need to ride on I-80 for a few miles a couple of times. Check with the HP for alternate routes.
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