Archive for February, 2009

February Jersey Ride.. despite the forecast!

Sunday, February 15th, 2009 by David Gaus

Despite the forecast of a 50% chance of light showers most of the day, and rain by the afternoon, Thomas, Larry, Nancy and myself were joined by Rob, a prospective member, to see if we could complete the Jersey Ride before the rains. Jerome met us at the Golden Gate Bridge making six brave We […]

Fremont Peak

Sunday, February 8th, 2009 by David Gaus

I heard about the Hollister Death Ride from my LBS back in 2003; it’s three out & back climbs of three different roads along with a loop out Cienega along the way for a 9,000+ foot informal century route. Intrigued, one road at a time, I did all three eventually by themselves, and then came […]

Mt. Hamilton in the Winter

Sunday, February 1st, 2009 by David Gaus

With the forecast for sunny and temperatures in the 60s, climbing Mt. Hamilton in January sounds like a great way to take in the views as the hills are turning green (although let’s hope for more rain soon!) Driving up from Hollister, I hit fog in Gilroy. Larry, Cam and Jerome left a beautiful clear […]