PLEASE NOTE: A "USFS Adventure Pass" is required to park in the Cleveland National Forest. This would apply to: Pioneer Mail, Penny Pines and the Meadows Trailheads, Noble Canyon Trailhead in Pine Valley, Black Mountain and Mesa Grande Rides, and the Corral Canyon OHV Area Lake Morena ride.
March 1, 9:30 AM, Coyote Canyon
Rating: Advanced, 25 miles, gradual climb and decent on possibly sandy desert roads.
Trailhead: Meet near Borrego Springs at the north end of Di Giorgio Road where the pavement ends.
This ride is an out and back in the bottom part of Coyote Canyon. Bring food and water for the entire ride and be prepared for varied conditions.
Bring a picnic lunch for after the ride.
March 8, 9:00 AM, West Side, Los Penasquitos Preserve
Rating: Beginner, 15 miles
Trailhead: Penasquitos Park trailhead on the West End located on the south side of Sorrento Valley Blvd.
Ride around the preserve on fire roads and some singletrack.
March 15, NO RIDE
March 22, 9:00 AM, Lake Hodges
Rating: Beginner 16 miles, single track, fire road
Trailhead: Coast to Crest Sunset Drive Trailhead, exit I15 at Via Rancho Parkway, head east, turn right on Sunset Drive, go to end of culdesac.
Ride the Lake Hodges area trails.
March 29, NO RIDE
Check ride start times. Check each ride for proper start time. This month most but not all rides will start at 9:00 AM.
Ride leader: Frank Dumville
March 7, NO RIDE
March 14, 9:00 AM, Daley Ranch
Rating: Intermediate, 16 miles, fire road, single track, steep climbs
Trailhead: Daley Ranch Parking Lot. Take El Norte Parkway exit off I15 in Escondido to La Honda Drive (look for the Lake Dixon signs).
March 21, NO RIDE
March 28, 9:30 AM, Three Canyon Tour (Box Canyon)
Rating: Advanced-Intermediate, 20 miles, fire roads, possibly sandy, long climbs and rocky descent.
Trailhead: Large dirt parking area on east side of S2 at mile marker 27, 12 miles south of the Box Canyon Monument.
We will start in the Anza Borrego State Park and ride Rodriguez, Chariot and Oriflame canyons.