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Bicycle Club – Silverstreaks


THE BICYCLE CLUB IS AN INFORMAL GROUP OF VILLAGE CYCLISTS WHO ENJOY THE FELLOWSHIP OF GROUP RIDES. ORIGINALLY CALLED THE "RECYCLERS" WE NOW GO UNDER THE NAME OF "SILVERSTREAKS". WE HAVE FORMAL RIDES ON SUNDAYS STARTING AT 9.00 am IN THE WINTER AND 8.30 am IN THE SUMMER. THE DESIGNATED DESTINATIONS ARE LISTED IN THE SCHEDULE, AS ARE THE MEETING POINTS AND TIMES OF DEPARTURE. THE RIDES ARE ANYWHERE BETWEEN 18 AND 30 MILES AT AN EASY PACE. DURING THE WEEK WE HAVE INFORMAL RIDES ON MONDAYS, WEDNESDAYS, AND FRIDAYS. ON MONDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS, WE MEET AT THE LOS OLIVOS COMMUNITY PARK ON EL CANTO (DIRECTIONS BELOW). ON FRIDAYS WE MEET AT THE CLUBHOUSE THREE PARKING LOT. STARTING TIMES ARE THE SAME AS THE SCHEDULED SUNDAY RIDE. THESE RIDES ARE GENERALLY LONGER BETWEEN 30 AND 45 MILES. HOWEVER, ALMOST ALWAYS THERE ARE A FEW WHO OPT FOR A SHORTER ROUTE. ON OCCASION THE MORE VENTURESOME RIDERS EMBARK ON MULTI-DAY CROSS-COUNTRY TRIPS.


TRADITIONALLY, THE START TIME FOR RIDES STARTS AT 8.30 AM ON THE 1ST OF JUNE. DURING THE WINTER AND SPRING, WE START OFF AT 9.00 AM. tHOSE WHO WISH TO START EARLIER OR LATER ARE FREE TO LEAVE AT the TIME OF THEIR CHOICE. IT IS SUGGESTED THAT THOSE LEAVING AT A DIFFERENT TIME CONTACT MEMBERS THROUGH THE CLUB EMAIL ADDRESS:   silverstreakslwvbc@googlegroups.com

IT IS PERMISSIBLE TO USE THE CLUB EMAIL ADDRESS TO COMMUNICATE BIKE-RELATED MATTERS THAT MIGHT INTEREST OTHER MEMBERS.







Contact Us

Lorna Strathearn:  lornas@comline.com  949-375-1866

Club email address: silverstreakslwbc@googlegroups.com




RIDE SCHEDULE THROUGH MARCH 2022

NOTE: Departure is at 8:30 AM. until THE WEATHER COOLS when the time changes to 9:00 AM 

 

Parking areas:     #1 = Clubhouse 3:   #2 = Los Olivos Community Park, which is right across the street from the new section of the bike trail.  It’s on Encanto.  (The park is on the other side of Irvine Center Drive down in the new housing DEVELOPMENT) DIRECTIONS:  If you are traveling down Moulton/Irvine Center Drive toward the freeway, turn left on Bake and go down past the signal (Gitano) and turn right onto the next street. It is Encanto, but there isn’t a street sign for it on Bake. The park is on the right.  If you are coming from the other direction on Irvine Center Drive, for whatever reason, you can turn right on Encanto (the signal) and follow it around to where it turns left and you will end up at the same park.  If you are coming from Santa Vittoria, turn left on Lake Forest, then turn right on Bake.  You can’t turn into Encanto directly because there is an island there, so go up to the signal (Gitano), make a u-turn and go down to the next street and turn right.  The park is there on the right.  Picnic = ISLAND area Dana Pt.

DANA POINT RIDES - NEW ROUTE - EASY RIDE BUT ADDS 5 MILES. WE LEAVE FROM REATA PARK IN SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO. PROCEED UP ORTEGA HIGHWAY EAST FOR ABOUT 2 MILES. THE park is there on the right.

                                           

DEPART TIME: 8.30 am till the weather cools - then 9.00 am


MARCH 20:   #1 ALISO CREEK TO COOKS CORNER

FEBRUARY 27:    #1 ALISO CREEK SOUTH TO LAGUNA NIGUEL

MARCH 6:    #2 SAN DIEGO CREEK TO TUSTIN MARKET/PORTOLA

MARCH 13:   #1 REATA PARK TO DANA POINT

MARCH 20:   #1 ALISO CREEK TO COOKS CORNER

APRIL 3:    #1 ALISO CREEK SOUTH TO LAGUNA NIGUEL

APRIL 1O:    #2 SAN DIEGO CREEK TO TUSTIN MARKET/PORTOLA

APRIL 17:   #1 REATA PARK TO DANA POINT

APRIL 24:    #1 ALISO CREEK SOUTH TO LAGUNA NIGUEL

MAY 1:   #2 SAN DIEGO CREEK TO TUSTIN MARKET/PORTOLA

MAY 8:   #1 REATA PARK TO DANA POINT

MAY 15:   #1 ALISO CREEK TO COOKS CORNER

MAY 22:    #1 ALISO CREEK SOUTH TO LAGUNA NIGUEL

MAY 29:    #2 SAN DIEGO CREEK TO TUSTIN MARKET/PORTOLA

JUNE 5:   #1 REATA PARK TO DANA POINT

JUNE 12:   #1 ALISO CREEK TO COOKS CORNER

JUNE 19:    #1 ALISO CREEK SOUTH TO LAGUNA NIGUEL

JUNE 26:    #2 SAN DIEGO CREEK TO TUSTIN MARKET/PORTOLA

JULY 3:   #1 REATA PARK TO DANA POINT

JULY 10:   #1 ALISO CREEK TO COOKS CORNER

JULY 17:    #1 ALISO CREEK SOUTH TO LAGUNA NIGUEL

JULY 24:    #2 SAN DIEGO CREEK TO TUSTIN MARKET/PORTOLA

JULY 31:   #1 REATA PARK TO DANA POINT




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