Ride Chronicles: Mile Turn Direction Next

Palomares, Calaveras & Felter Turn
78 Miles with ~6296’ of elevation gain 50.6 R N Park Victoria Dr 1.7
Start Location > Castro Valley BART parking lot on 52.3 L Scott Creek Rd 0.7
Redwood Rd & Norbridge Ave. Water & restrooms 53.0 R Warm Springs Blvd 1.1
available inside BART station 54.1 R Gable Dr
Mile Turn Direction Next LUNCH STOP-7 Eleven
Turn Store/food, water 7
Exit BART parking lot restrooms available
0.0 S Norbridge Ave 0.3 Continue north on Warm 0.7
0.4 R Castro Valley Blvd 2.4 Springs Blvd
2.8 R Palo Verde Rd 0.4 54.8 R Warren Ave 1.4
3.2 R Palomares Rd 9.7 56.2 S Becomes Paseo Padre 0.2
12.9 R Niles Canyon Rd/Hwy 84 2.2 Pkwy
15.1 L Mission Blvd 6.8 56.4 R Mission Blvd 6.5
21.9 L Paseo Padre Pkwy 0.8 62.9 R Niles Canyon Rd/Hwy 84 2.2
22.7 S Becomes Warren Ave 1.1 65.1 L Palomares Rd-WATCH FOR 9.7
23.8 L Warm Springs Blvd 1.8 TRAFFIC-BUSY ROADWAY!
25.6 L Scott Creek Rd 0.7 **Immediate steep pitch-
26.3 R Green Valley Rd 0.2 shift to lower gear before
26.5 S Becomes N Park Victoria 1.4 turn & watch for gravel
Dr 74.8 L Palo Verde Rd 0.4
27.5 L Evans Rd 1.2 75.2 L Castro Valley Blvd 2.5
28.7 L Calaveras Rd 1.6 77.7 L Norbridge Ave 0.4
30.3 R REST STOP-Ed Levin 78.1 Into BART parking lot-
County Park FINISH!
water & restrooms
R Calaveras Rd 0.8
31.1 L Calaveras Rd-steep climb 2.7 Climb the gorgeous Palomares Rd and head south
up “the wall”-gear down for another climb up “the wall” on Calaveras Rd to
33.8 View the reservoir & bald the reservoir. Descend Calaveras for the loop
eagle’s nest atop electrical along Felter Rd up to the ridge on Sierra Rd. Enjoy
tower the awesome city views!
U Turn-around descend 2.7
Calaveras Rd-due to road
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closure/car accident
36.5 L Felter Rd 4.1
40.6 S Sierra Rd 5.7
46.3 R Piedmont Rd 3.1
49.4 S Evans Rd 1.2