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Mountain Bike! San Francisco and the Bay Area: A Wide-Grin by Skye Kraft

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By Skye Kraft

The San Francisco Bay sector is understood for its ordinary range — its forested components, mountainous peaks, and coastal environments make for an array of outside stories. Mountain bikers of all ability and depth degrees will locate many interesting paths to soak up this specific and exhaustive advisor.

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It seems that the Switchback Construction Crew was on strike the day they made this section of trail, because there is nothing easy about this climb up the rutted, dusty fire road. Don’t worry; the rest of the ride certainly isn’t like this. Despite the huffing and puffing, try, if you can, to enjoy the pretty live oaks and chaparral that surround you. As you come up onto the ridge, you get great views down to the lake on your left, and just a bit higher you can see across the rolling green hills to Castro Valley.

After the Ride Get back on Redwood Road/35th Avenue, heading west back toward town. 75 miles to International Boulevard, and make a left. Drive one and half blocks south on International Boulevard to find Taqueria El Farolito at 3646 International Boulevard. This place has excellent and inexpensive super burritos, and a menu full of other delicious authentic Mexican food, as well as agua fresca. Call (510) 533-9194 for more information. 7 miles In Brief Configuration: Counterclockwise loop An enjoyable East Bay fire-road loop starting and ending at the Lake Chabot Marina.

Treat the trail, wildlife, and fellow riders with respect. • Ride on open trails only. Respect trail and road closures (ask if not sure), avoid trespassing on private land, obtain permits and authorization as required, and leave gates as you found them or as marked. • Leave only tire prints. Pack out what you pack in. No one likes to see the trash someone else has left behind. • Never intentionally spook animals. An unannounced approach, a sudden movement, or a loud noise startles most animals.

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