N. Broadway at Cypress Street
Walnut Creek, CA94596
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The Great Ride Series - Beginner
You’re invited to join our beginner level Saturday morning group ride, starting and ending at Performance Bicycle. The ride is for beginners, those getting back in the saddle, or riders who want to add some variety to their cycling. The ride will last approximately one hour, and will go at an average pace of between 12 and 15 miles per hour. We’ll explore some of the local bike paths and some residential routes, as well. The ride will take place every Saturday morning at 9:00am and is a “No Rider Left Behind” ride. Come out and join us for this fun, non-competitive ride. We can’t wait to see you there.
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Lunchtime Shop & Save
Every Tuesday Noon- 2:00pm. Take an additional 10% OFF any clothing and accessories purchase.
Grizzly Peak Cyclists
Castle Rock Loop
Location/Description: From the Indian Valley/Shell Ridge Staging Area head south on the Diablo to Briones Trail, and continue on to the Dusty Road Trail. Descend Dusty Road to BBQ Terrace and head north through Pine Canyon. Stay to the left and climb out of Pine Canyon, back to the Diablo to Briones Trail. Head north back to the Indian Valley Trail head. Total loop approximately 11 miles w/ roughly 1500 feet of climbing.
This area is a fantastic area to road ride, with many excellent loops/ rides, our most popular and famous ride would have to be an ascent of Mt. Diablo, to be featured as the final to the queen stage of this year’s Tour of California. Starting from Performance Bicycle Walnut Creek head out Main Street and follow it to Danville, about 9-10 miles. Make a left on El Cerro Blvd. and follow it and it will eventually become Diablo Rd, follow Diablo Road to the entrance of Mt. Diablo State Park, turn left into the park and begin climbing. After you summit descend the same way back to town or choose to descend the North side, leaving the park follow Walnut Ave to Ygnacio Valley Road back to downtown Walnut Creek. This is a tough climb but is suitable for riders of all levels. The climb is 10.9 miles and about 3500 feet of climbing.