Log in
Western Wheelers Bicycle Club

HiilsRUs Aug 3: Santa Cruz, Eureka Canyon from Lexington

Wed, August 03, 2022 9:00 AM | Anonymous member

It's time to visit Santa Cruz again.  We will depart from Lexington Reservoir and cross the mountains to Capitola. After checking out the views of the ocean we will head to Corralitos for lunch before climbing through the beautiful Eureka Canyon and back to Summit Road and Old Santa Cruz Hwy. Weather promises to be mild with the only hot part the slog around Lexington at the end.

Starting Location: Parking Lot .3 mi past the dam at Lexington Reservoir. There is now a $6 fee to park there (Credit/Debit Card). There is also a dirt area across the street from the parking lot that can handle about 6 cars.

Directions: take the Bear Creek Rd exit off of Hwy 17, go across Hwy 17 and turn left like you were getting on 17. Take Alma Bridge Rd and go .6 mi to the parking lot just past the dam

Start Time: be there by 8:45 for a  9 am departure.

Distance: 62 miles

Elevation: 4900 feet

LunchBring or Buy to eat at the park across from Corralitos Market


Cue Sheethttps://ridewithgps.com/routes/35706625/cue_sheet


Ride Leader:  Don Johann

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software