Assault on Soda Springs Rd. 5.4 Mi. 8.1%.
The Maze to Saratoga, Hwy 9 to LG (going the back way via RidgeCrest into downtown), LG Creek Trail ( dirt,wide,climb to dam can be walked) to the reservoir, up Soda Springs, back down, around the reservoir and up Black(lunch break at school, bring lunch) to Skyline, down Hwy 9 to Mt. Eden/Pierce to return.
65.5 miles, 7300 ft.
Route on Ride With GPS: http://ridewithgps.com/routes/7992506
No lunch stop (bring lunch or buy in Los Gatos before we get on the LG Creek Trail). Bring lots of water, there aren't many water stops.
Depart Shoup Park 0
Left S El Monte Ave 0.63
Right Foothill Expy 0.74
Straight N Foothill Blvd 4.43
Left Stevens Creek Blvd 5.09
Right Janice Ave 5.2
Right Mira Vista Rd 5.39
Slight L McClellan Rd 5.8
Right Linda Vista Dr 6.15
Right Hyannisport Dr 6.34
Left Linda Vista Dr 6.38
Right Santa Teresa Dr 6.89
Slight L Terrace Dr 6.94
Right Bubb Rd 7.28
Left Rainbow Dr 7.57
Right S Stelling Rd 8.07
Straight Prospect Rd 8.56
Right V√≠a Roncole 8.83
Straight Arroyo De Arguello 9.11
Left Comer Dr 9.97
Right Pierce Rd 10.08
Left Surrey Ln 10.47
Right Saraview Dr 10.65
Left Sarahills Dr 10.82
Left Verde Vista Ln 10.98
Right Tamworth Ave 11.15
Right Seaton Ave 11.27
Left Malcom Ave 11.43
Left Trinity Ave 11.57
Right Pontiac Ave 11.61
Left Saratoga Hills Rd 11.71
Right Reid Ln 11.77
Left Canyon View Dr 11.84
Right Elva Ave 11.86
Left 4th St 12.08
Left Big Basin Way 12.35
Right Hwy 9 12.55
Right Ridgecrest Ave 15.41
Left Beck Ave 15.99
Right Hernandez Ave 16.08
Slight R Glen Ridge Ave 16.66
Left Pennsylvania Ave 16.78
Right Bayview Ave 16.87
Left W Main St 16.9
Regroup/water Downtown Los Gatos
Right Los Gatos Creek Trail 17.24
Straight Alma Bridge Rd 19.01
Left Soda Springs Rd 21.72
U-Turn Soda Springs Rd 27.21
Regroup Top
Bear L Alma Bridge Rd 32.71
Right Aldercroft Heights Rd 34.15
Sharp R Old Santa Cruz Highway 34.66
Left over Hwy 17 36.7
Right Montevina Rd 36.76
Left Black Rd 37.05
Regroup Water Lakeside Elementry
Right Skyline 41.56
(optional detour to CDF fire station
Sharp R Big Basin Way 47.88
Left Pierce Rd 53.42
Left Mt Eden Rd 54.43
Straight Stevens Canyon Rd 56.74
Straight S Foothill Blvd 59.9
Straight Foothill Expy 61.1
Left S El Monte Ave 64.8
Right University Ave 64.96
Arrive Shoup Park 65.57