The Friday Cyclotouriste

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Route Map……Ridgecrest Boulevard with Pacific Ocean View

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Sunset from Ridgecrest Blvd, November 14, 2010

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Northern California just had a glorious little heat wave. This last gasp of Indian Summer resulted in hot sunny weather with temperatures in the 70’s, and even 80’s, over the week-end.

And for some reason, I got it into my mind late Sunday afternoon that I had to ride until I could get a view of the Pacific Ocean.

The easiest way to accomplish this goal was a 25 mile round-trip with about 2,600′ of vertical climbing.

Here’s a route map and a one-way elevation profile from the ride:

Elevation Profile

The spit of land in the above image (just past the line of trees) comprises the town of Bolinas and the Pt. Reyes pennisula.

More pictures and a short ride report to follow.

Written by fridaycyclotouriste

November 16th, 2010 at 11:18 pm

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  1. Wow, you have truly outdone yourself with that photograph. I look at that sunset and think, “that is where I want to be”.

    Bravo! Jack

    The Velo Hobo

    22 Nov 10 at 4:19 pm

  2. jack/ thanks! i lucked out and arrived 10-15 minutes before sundown.

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