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Northern Cali's Bays, Deltas and Lakes Run

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Northern Cali Weekend Ride - Crossing Bays, Deltas and Lakes
Made with Bay Area & Sacramento Magna Riders in mind.

Ride Dates
October 7th & 8th, 2006

Basic Ride Description
A two day tour of the Delta, Rivers and Lakes in the Bay Area, Sac., Napa & Lake Counties

Day 1:We'll start out in the East Bay. Charge through the Delta, up the river to Sacramento to hook up with riders from there. Then we'll run cruise down to Wine Country for some lunch and libation. Heading north through sweeps and twisties, we'll overnight at Clearlake.

Day 2 will be a tour of the lake perimiter & a run through some nice mountain roads. We'll finish up for a late lunch at Cache Creek Indian Casino were we can eat, watch football or even gamble. We'll head back from there.

Saturday, October 7th
7:45amPre-Meeting Breakfast (opt.)Dublin CAIHOP Dublin
8:45amRequired Ride Meeting
(Please arrive with a full fuel tank)
6379 Dublin Blvd.
Dublin, CA 94568
9:00amDepart Dublin Ride MeetingDay 1 Leg 1
11:20am to
Arrive at Sacramento Meetup PointSac CAChevron Gas
12:00 NoonDepart Sacramento Meetup PointDay 1 Leg 2Chevron Gas & Mart
1500 Jefferson Blvd
West Sacramento, CA 95691
1:15pm ishArrive St Helena / Lunch StopSt Helena CALunch at TBA
Wine Tour TBA
3:00pm ishDepart St HelenaDay 1 Leg 2
5:30pm ishArrive at Clearlake LodgingClearlake CASee Lodging
Section Below
6:30pm ishOptional Dinner, then hanging outClearlake CAMain Street Cafe
14084 Lakeshore Dr.
Clearlake, CA 95422
(707) 994-6458
Sunday, October 8th
8:00amOptional Group BreakfastClearlake CALocal Restaraunt
9:00amDepart ClearlakeDay 2 Leg 1
Various Tourist/Scenery StopsDay 2 Leg 1
1:00pmLunch & RecreationCache Creek Casino
(Riders can leave for Bay Area or Sacramento at any time.
There will be a semi-official ride back to Dublin if you prefer.)
4:00pm ishReturn Trip To Bay Area
Start Point (Dublin)
FreewaysReturn to:
Dublin - 1h 25m
Santa Rosa - 1h 40m
Oakland - 1h 20m
San Francisco - 1h 30m
Sacramento - 50m
Roseville - 1h 5m

Meet Up Points & Times
Bay Area Meetup
8:45am, Dublin CA - Required Riders Meeting
IHOP, 6379 Dublin Blvd., Dublin, CA 94568, 925-828-7934
(optional breakfast begins at 7:45)

Sacramento Meetup
11:45am, Sacramento CA
Chevron Gas & Mart, 1500 Jefferson Blvd, West Sacramento, CA 95691 (916) 371-7188

Proposed Routes and Roads
Day 1 Leg 1 - Through the Delta and Over The River
Depart Dublin. We'll go east on 580. Exit Vassco rd. and head north. Go west on Camino Diablo which tuns into Marsh Creek Rd. Turn north on Deer Valley Rd. Merge onto Hwy 4 East. Hwy 4 becomes Hwy 160 North. Contiune up Hwy 160 though the Delta and Sacramento River. At Hwy 160 near Freeport switch to S River Rd. Follow S. River Rd to Jefferson. Follow Jefferson to the Sacramento Meetup Point.
Miles: 106
Est. Hours: 2.25
Large Map
Street/Trips 06 File
Day 1 Leg 2 - No Politics, More Vineyards
Deaprt Sacramento Meet Up Point. Proceed on Freeway 80/50 West. Merge unto Hwy 113 North. Exit onto westbound Covell Blvd. ontinue west through road name changes: CR-31; CR-93A; Russell Bld; Grant Ave - which finally becomes Hwy 128. Take 128 until Silverado Trail North. Then follow Pope St east bound into the lunch stop at St. Helena. The winery tour will be close by.
Miles: 70
Est. Hours: 1.25

Large Map
Street/Trips 06 File
Day 1 Leg 3 - Heading for the Hills
Deaprt St. Helena. Go north on Hwy 128. Turn right on Pratt Ave and proceed until Silverado Trail where we'll turn north (left). Follow Silverado Trail until it meets up with Hwy 29 just north of Calistoga. Go north on Hwy 29 until Middletown where will switch to Hwy 175. Turn off onto Loch Lomond Rd. eastbound which turns into Siegler Canyon Rd. Go East on Hwy 29 (Lower Lake Road). Go north on Hwy 53 and ride it into Clearlake.
Miles: 51
Est. Hours: 1.25
Large Map
Street/Trips 06 File
Day 2 Leg 1 - Loop the Lake
Depart Clearlake. South on Hwy 53. Go west on Hwy 29 (Lower Lake Rd). Turn right onto Point Lakeview Rd. Turn right onto Soda Bay Rd. Proceed until we reach Hwy 175 and go east. Turn right onto East Side Rd. Turn left onto Talmage Rd. Merge onto Hwy 101 North. Exit onto Hwy 20 East. Follow Hwy 20 until you turn right onto Hwy 16. Folllow Hwy 16 to the Cahce Creek Casino.
Miles: 155
Est. Hours: 3.5
Large Map
Street/Trips 06 File

Clearlake, CA on the evening of Saturday, October 7th
Book your room early, rooms are limited (you can always cancel later)
Main Lodging: Travelodge Clearlake
4775 Old Highway 53, Lakeshore Dr and Old Highwy 53, Clearlake, CA, 95422 US
Rate: $70 and up at www.travelodge.com

Alternative Lodging: Best Western El Grande Inn (150 yards away from the Travelodge)
15135 Lakeshore Drive, Clearlake, CA 95422-8106
Rate $129 at Best Western
Rate: $65 at Orbitz (non-refundable)

Saturday, October 7th
Optional Breakfast, 7:45am, Dublin CA, IHOP, 6379 Dublin Blvd., Dublin, CA 94568, 925-828-7934
Lunch, 1:30pmish, St Helena CA, Restaraunt TBA
Dinner, 6:30pmish, Clearlake CA, Main Street Cafe, 14084 Lakeshore Dr., Clearlake, CA 95422, (707) 994-6458

Sunday, October 8th
Dinner, 8:00amish, Clearlake or Lakeport CA, TBA Local Restaraunt
Lunch, 1:30pmish, St Helena CA, Cache Creek Casino 14455 Highway 16 Brooks, California 95606

Recreation or Destinations
River& Delta Scenery, St. Helena, Winery Tour, Clearlake & Mountian Scenery, Cache Creek Casino

General Ride Info
Ride Level: Intermediate & up (Two Ups Okay)
Ride Type: Lonely Back Roads, Sweeps and Twisties with scenic and interest stops. (Some freeway)
Entertainment: Some planned optional activities

For More Information Or To Ask Questions
You can contact Pete or Keith by email at clearlake@kewpro.com
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