Three Bumps

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Meet at Russell and Lake near the bike path.  Please stay on the side of the path and be careful not to impede other users. We depart promptly at 08:00 May thru September. [We depart promptly at 09:00 October thru April].

We’ll take the 4 S’s through Solano County to Allendale Road.  Then we’ll climb Gibson, Steiger and Cantelow and return on Pleasant’s Valley Road and Putah Creek.  Note:  As of April 2017, Cantelow and Steiger are closed from winter rain damage.  The route will follow Gibson all the way to Farrell and go west to Pleasants Valley road for the return home.

The first 15 miles of this ride are considered a warmup not to exceed 20 mph. We stop and regroup at the Allendale road under-crossing. We will regroup at several spots along the way, and make a food stop in Winters on the return leg.

Ride Details

DescriptionMeet at Lake and Russell for the punishing climbs over Gibson, Steiger and Cantelow.
DaysFirst Saturdays
Starts atLake & Russell (near the bike path)
Distance50 miles
TerrainT4 – Steeper Climbs (Cantelow, Cardiac)
PaceP4 – Brisk (16-18 mph). Experienced; no obligation to wait.P4 – Brisk (16-18 mph). Experienced; no obligation to wait.
Ride leaderRich Rifkin
Route maps

Three Bumps Route Map

Post Author: matthew

2017 DC Rest Stop Coordinator Previously DC Rest Stop Co-Captain Volunteer Foxy Fall Century/El Dorado Century