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Don’t cross the Ride Marshall! And don’t cross the yellow line…ever! So here’s a rundown on this Saturday’s ride. First of all, both veteran and newbie Hopperites need to read the Rules of Engagement and History of the Hoppers so … Continue reading
So here ya’ go. Been holding out long enough. 80 miles and +/- 7,500 vertical. Same loop as in the past but straight out Coleman Valley to start. Feed atop Wilson Hill at the half way point. Neutral feed by … Continue reading
Another killer painting by Charles Beck. The bridge we’ll cross traveling from Valley Ford to Tomales. Next Hopper is the quintessential Northern Marin/Southern Sonoma County Loop. With nearly 8 K of climbing in 80 miles the views, this is one … Continue reading
That was a whirlwind of a weekend. I knew Old Caz would have a bigger draw than last year but…34o…over the top! Was thrilling to see folks and hear stories for two hours as riders came ripping, and some limping, … Continue reading
ALL RIDERS READ”RULES OF ENGAGEMENT” Time to reflect. Classic Kung Fu and Strava route to prepare for the Adventures ahead! Happy New Year. Ride Starts 10:00 AM Occidental Community Center 3920 Bohemian Hwy Occidental Ca 95465 Old Caz Loop! Remember…3 … Continue reading
Here ya’ go! We’re on for another action packed adventures. Stay tuned for details and online registration.
More locally grown Hopper art by Charles Beck.
This years dates soon to be released! Poster and ride cards by Chaz Beck: for Hopper Season 2012. Sure to be collector’s items. If you’ve never been to his studio check it out on Art Trails open studio next weekend.
What do you do when you’re looking for something new? Ride a familiar loop in reverse? Throw in a dirt connector? Add another park in your mountain bike ride to make it 5 rather than 4 hours? Even though many of us ride the Hoppers as fast as we can it’s really the challenge of pushing our limits on familiar and unfamiliar courses. Continue reading