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04-12-21, 09:11 AM
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Did some nice hilly rides around Anaheim Hills,...

Did some nice hilly rides around Anaheim Hills, Brea/Olinda Hills, YL & Orange Park Acres this weekend. Wife & I were discussing how we could've designed a nice stage route for the now-defunct Tour...
03-19-21, 03:54 PM
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Left the house at first light headed east over...

Left the house at first light headed east over Santiago, Live Oak & Trabuco Cyn Roads. Beautiful sunrise not a cloud in sight. Light winds & light traffic. The hills were glistening with a rich...
03-05-21, 03:43 PM
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Drove out to Poverty Village again this morning....

Drove out to Poverty Village again this morning. Basically did a counter-clockwise loop around the peninsula. A few small detours aside PVDr. West, South down to the end of Western for a pitstop....
03-01-21, 09:21 AM
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Sounds like you need to order up some Acme Coyote...

Sounds like you need to order up some Acme Coyote Repellant (won't work on Roadrunners though).:thumb:
02-28-21, 06:10 PM
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Wife & I escaped the howling Santa Anas by taking...

Wife & I escaped the howling Santa Anas by taking a nice ride around the PV peninsula. Start/finish at the parking lot above Hags. Up Paseo Del Mar/PVD West around & down PVD South then down (&...
02-26-21, 04:41 PM
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Spent last weekend getting blown around the...

Spent last weekend getting blown around the Coachella Valley. This am left before sunrise for Santiago Cyn Road. Beautiful morning. No cyclists until the top at Gertner Road when a few were...
02-12-21, 07:35 PM
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Got out early & got drizzled on a bit. Stopped...

Got out early & got drizzled on a bit. Stopped at my shop to dry off & wait out the rain. Had a hot mug of veggie juice. Headed out when the clouds cleared @ 9 up the SGRT to & around the Santa Fe...
02-08-21, 08:35 AM
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Couple nice rides this weekend Fri. wound my way...

Couple nice rides this weekend Fri. wound my way thru V Pk & Orange Hills down to Mason Park in Irvine & back.
Sat. headed for the hills up Brea Cyn over to Pathfinder then snuck into CAT7 territory...
01-27-21, 12:25 PM
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Ah probably my favorite J Geils song. Since...

Ah probably my favorite J Geils song. Since you're driving in may I suggest parking at the Brea Sports Park on the N side of Birch St. just W of Valencia. From there take Birch W to St. College N. ...
01-22-21, 03:09 PM
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Felt like a nice meandering "trails" ride today...

Felt like a nice meandering "trails" ride today so I headed out just before first light. Was greeted by picturesque cloud formations scattered over a sailor-take-warning red sunrise. Rode the...
01-15-21, 07:22 PM
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Hit Santiago Cyn Road this morning. Left my...

Hit Santiago Cyn Road this morning. Left my house in the dark & enjoyed a nice sunrise peeking over Saddleback. Started to get a bit blustery heading up the hill from Jamboree but I was mentally...
12-18-20, 06:46 PM
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Rode out to Santiago Cyn Rd. then took Silverado...

Rode out to Santiago Cyn Rd. then took Silverado Cyn Rd. all the way till it ends at the Maple Springs trail. Good news is that from what I could see the fires didn't touch any structures along the...
12-08-20, 08:28 AM
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Leaving my house in north Anaheim I'm either...

Leaving my house in north Anaheim I'm either comiong in from Santa Gertrudes or Fullerton Rd. Thanks for the tips I may just go full copycat mode and print out some of your cue sheets you've been...
12-07-20, 08:16 AM
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What impresses me is how you navigate that...

What impresses me is how you navigate that conglomeration of roadways with such precision. I'd love to deviate from East/West but fear my wife would have to organize a search party.
11-30-20, 09:07 AM
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Pedaled around North/Central OC & Diamond Bar...

Pedaled around North/Central OC & Diamond Bar area all 4 days. Saved Serrano for Sunday. Beautiful cloudless skies & visibility unlimited. Save an early start Thurs. started out @ an hour later...
11-23-20, 10:20 AM
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Wife & I had 2 nice rides around OC enjoyed the...

Wife & I had 2 nice rides around OC enjoyed the sunshine both days. Sat. as we headed up the SART to exit at Lincoln a petite woman in a Sunweb kit was motivating down the trail. She smiled, waved...
11-12-20, 08:24 AM
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Thanks for the info re. the fire I was planning...

Thanks for the info re. the fire I was planning to ride SCR tomorrow but too much work has come in back to a 5 day workweek for now.
Maybe next Fri.
11-01-20, 06:05 PM
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Wife & I did our Brea Cyn/Pathfinder/East-West...

Wife & I did our Brea Cyn/Pathfinder/East-West Roads loop this am. Best part was no smoky smell or irritation at all even in Diamond Bar/Rowland Heights. Beautiful morning with generally light...
10-19-20, 01:23 PM
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Well I don't think it reaches "dogmeat" status :)...

Well I don't think it reaches "dogmeat" status :) but it isn't great either - it's no worse than the rougher sections of the northern part of 1000 Palms. I certainly wouldn't consider it hazardous...
10-19-20, 07:01 AM
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Wife & I were in Cathedral City for the weekend. ...

Wife & I were in Cathedral City for the weekend. Hit the road at 0 dark thirty to beat the heat. Fri wound our way south thru R M, Palm Desert & La Quinta down to Lake Cahuilla for a rest stop then...
10-05-20, 07:08 AM
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Yeah the forecasts I've seen are calling for "La...

Yeah the forecasts I've seen are calling for "La Nina" conditions meaning little rain.
09-22-20, 11:46 AM
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The positive aspect is you are alive and healthy...

The positive aspect is you are alive and healthy enough to ride! We only have a finite number of sunrises each one is a blessing enjoy them while you can!
Best way to deal with idiots as you...
09-21-20, 06:56 AM
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Wife & I went up to Big Bear since we still had...

Wife & I went up to Big Bear since we still had our resort reservations for the postponed now cancelled Tour. The El Dorado fire & closure of the 38 would have caused major problems anyway. The...
09-11-20, 02:49 PM
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Santiago Cyn. Road early this morning. Passed...

Santiago Cyn. Road early this morning. Passed one (1) cyclist heading NW until the downhill almost to Cook's when a handfew were just starting the climb. Sun came up a foreboding hazy orange. ...
09-09-20, 02:25 PM
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Posted By 2seven0

I don't have a Strava account so can't post a...

I don't have a Strava account so can't post a map. Bear in mind my wife & I both work so the routes we take may be crowded on weekday commute times. That said I assume you're familiar with the area...
09-08-20, 07:16 AM
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No waves & packed beaches meant 3 good rides. ...

No waves & packed beaches meant 3 good rides. Sat. looped around Tustin/Irvine/Costa Mesa. Sun. went up Brea Cyn/Pathfinder/Fullerton Rd./East-West Rds. Added a few hills to start with up...
09-02-20, 08:41 AM
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Posted By 2seven0

if you need to step out of the office to "make...

if you need to step out of the office
to "make a personal call" while riding on cogswell dam rd...be very aware there is an absolute ton of poison oak on the north side of the road (and some on the...
08-21-20, 02:19 PM
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Posted By 2seven0

Santiago Cyn Road NW to SE again this am. ...

Santiago Cyn Road NW to SE again this am. Beautiful morning felt a little cooler. Only saw 3 cyclists going other way & was passed by 1 midway. Liking it better on Fridays than the weekend. ...
08-01-20, 04:19 PM
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Posted By 2seven0

I've been trying to go to a 4-day workweek for...

I've been trying to go to a 4-day workweek for awhile but fortunately have been too busy to actually take Fridays off. Yesterday was the first Fri. in months that I haven't worked so mostly weekend...
07-31-20, 04:51 PM
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Posted By 2seven0

Wife had to work today so I set off early on a...

Wife had to work today so I set off early on a wandering ride over Santiago Cyn. Hardly any cyclists & light vehicle traffic. Wanted to recon the Aliso Creek bikeway so I entered it on the north...
07-27-20, 06:57 AM
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Sat. through Anaheim Hills up & over Serrano. ...

Sat. through Anaheim Hills up & over Serrano. Sun. Brea Cyn/Pathfinder/Fullerton Rd./East-West loop. Clear & sunny on Sunday.
West
07-13-20, 06:56 AM
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Posted By 2seven0

Spent our anniversary weekend Fri. & Sat. in Big...

Spent our anniversary weekend Fri. & Sat. in Big Bear riding all over hill & dale. Beautiful weather both days! Heard it was a bit warm down here in the flatlands.
West
06-17-20, 09:14 AM
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Posted By 2seven0

One of my favorite stretches of road along the...

One of my favorite stretches of road along the Tour de Big Bear route from the dam all along the north lakeside. Assume you turned onto Shay Road to get to the 38? Yeah not much but residential &...
05-20-20, 07:07 AM
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Posted By 2seven0

Yeah I'd call the entire ride picturesque but...

Yeah I'd call the entire ride picturesque but you're right along the 18 to/from Snow Valley to the dam it's difficult to focus on the road not the canyons! Lots of cyclists take pics on that...
05-19-20, 07:26 AM
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Posted By 2seven0

CAT7 my wife & I have done the 70 mile route last...

CAT7 my wife & I have done the 70 mile route last 5 years. It is a great ride well organized & the whole town is involved I think you'd enjoy it.
O-B yep that climb up 38 to Onyx can take the wind...
05-09-20, 05:39 PM
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When I was in my late teens my dad had an...

When I was in my late teens my dad had an electrician doing some work at our shop. Never knew his Christian name but he wore a 10 gallon hat, drove an old Ford pickup, had a Texas drawl & called...
04-27-20, 07:10 AM
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Beautiful ride yesterday with my wife- out Taft...

Beautiful ride yesterday with my wife- out Taft thru V. Park then out Santiago Cyn Road up & around Portola then down thru Irvine, Tustin & Costa Mesa to SART back to the truck at Main/Taft. Perfect...
01-06-20, 07:51 AM
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Well I was on the same trail for awhile got on...

Well I was on the same trail for awhile got on the SGRT at South St. up past the golf course then took Siphon Rd. to Lincoln & down the Rio Hondo trail. Off at Hollydale Park & down Gardendale quick...
11-26-19, 09:30 AM
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Posted By 2seven0

If memory serves checked my Garmin at the truck @...

If memory serves checked my Garmin at the truck @ 42 miles with @ 2850' total elevation gain. Edited: 45.9 miles 2877' total elevation gain. Funny to me it seems further due to the variety of...
11-25-19, 03:30 PM
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Posted By 2seven0

Wife & I rode Santiago Cyn yesterday as well. ...

Wife & I rode Santiago Cyn yesterday as well. Started from Ball Rd. & Main st. out Taft thru Orange, Tustin & Villa Pk, then down Cannon to Santiago. Up to Jamboree then to Santiago Cyn past Cooks...
08-06-19, 07:23 AM
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Posted By 2seven0

Wow you guys are better man (& lady) than I am...

Wow you guys are better man (& lady) than I am Gunga Din the climb back to Onyx from the Scout camp looks brutal! We were too busy huffing & puffing to take pics! Wife & I second all your positives...
08-05-19, 07:04 AM
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Posted By 2seven0

Well it wasn't today it was Sat the 3rd my wife &...

Well it wasn't today it was Sat the 3rd my wife & I rode the Tour de Big Bear 70 mile route. Once again the weather was perfect, we had no mechanicals or flats overall a beautiful weekend in the...
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