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Old 09-11-18, 05:56 PM
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Coyote Creek trail and velodrome

I finally rode the Coyote Creek trail after living in the south bay for so long it is embarrassing to not have ridden it before

I really enjoyed it and the ride and recommend it to all

The trail it self is in good condition for about 99% of it. A couple of washed out places a few weeds and bumps but over all really good.
It is an entertaining ride, lot's of turns and little ups and downs. you have to pay attention. It has a few ups and downs.....but I did the whole thing in the 50 ring so it is not going to be a climber's bit of fun

Interesting and varied scenery...... including getting into agricultural areas.....there was a guy grazing 100+ goats where I turned around. a few visible homeless encampments.

I rode city streets (alma to senter to tully) and caught the trail at the Tully road start, but if you were driving down a good starting place would be Hellyer park.

And as an added benefit you can check out the Velodrome, they were doing juniors training

Am thinking (after I get a little more in shape) of organizing a southbay B.B.B ride here ( Beans, Bike, Brew) start at peets in willow glen, do the trail 30 to 40 miles and beer at Hapa's brewery. Anyone interested?

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I led a newbie loop ride from Hellyer to Peet's on Cochran many years ago. Nice ride, but windy that day. Got to say, I think it might be a bit boring for most riders. You can hammer it, but you put families and casual users at risk.
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