Group Trip Tuesday, Dentist Wednesday – BionicOldGuy


On Tuesday I rode with my group within the hills East of Gilroy. We began on the car parking zone of Harvey Bear park on the Mendoza ranch entrance off Roop highway. I carpooled to the beginning with journey chief Kris. My journey to her home is posted right here. The group rode out Gilroy Sizzling Springs highway to the top, then got here again to Canada highway. On the flip onto Canada is the CalFire station the place I had my accident in October. Mates requested if driving by there for me introduced again something traumatic, however I stated no as a result of I don’t bear in mind the incident! We continued on Canada until it turns left on Jamison highway, and rode that until its finish, which is on the prime of a steep little “stinger within the tail” of a climb, the did one other out and again stretch on a unique a part of Canada rode. The group determined so as to add in a detour down Coyote lake highway on the way in which again. That could be a fairly journey however I used to be chilly up within the hills, not having worn sufficient layers, so I made a decision to simply journey house as a substitute. The group journey plus my journey house are posted right here. I burned up nearly all the rest of my battery on my manner house as a result of there was a headwind so I used turbo mode many of the manner which is quick and enjoyable however not economica.

Yesterday I rode my bike to the dentist, 16 miles away in South San Jose. I didn’t wish to be tremendous sweaty once I obtained there so used plenty of turbo on the way in which and obtained there in 62 minutes. I needed to nurse my battery on the way in which house in order that took 91 minutes. Sadly, my gps watch didn’t begin correctly on the way in which there so I solely have the return journey posted right here. I feel I’ll let my e-bike relaxation a number of days now as I labored it laborious two days in a row.

The gang on the bridge on the finish of Gilroy Sizzling Springs highway. Trying again the way in which we got here.
Trying Southeast from the identical bridge. There’s a mountain bike path that goes out into that canyon and results in Henry Coe state park that I’d prefer to attempt
Turning from Gilroy Sizzling Springs onto Canada. There’s some unfastened gravel however it doesn’t look harmful. I don’t know the way I managed to go down at this spot, it should have been a freak accident.
On the nook of Canada and Jamison. Fairly view of ranchland to the SouthEast
View From the highest of Jamison highway



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