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SPOKEY DOKES
Welcome to the Mountain Bike (MTB) section of the North County Cycle Club. Note that Team Spokey Dokes' rides start from different locations. Directions to start are given in each ride's description. Come and enjoy the dirt with us!

Ride Ratings
Beginner: rolling short climbs, frequent regroups, fire roads
Intermediate: few rolling hills, longer climbs, some steep hills, regroups, singletrack, fire roads
Advanced: steep hills, very long climbs, few regroups, technical singletrack, fire road.

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.


SUNDAY  RIDES

AUGUST 2, NO RIDE

AUGUST 9, 8:00 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).

AUGUST 16, NO RIDE

AUGUST 23, 8:00 AM, WEST SIDE PENASQUITOS
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 and up on the Sorrento Mesa for fire roads and some single­track.

AUGUST 30, NO RIDE
This Month's Rides
Summer Weather. Be prepared for hot weather. Bring plenty of water and electrolytes.

Check ride start times. Check each ride for proper start time. This month most but not all rides will start at 8:00 AM.

Open Days: Days when no rides are scheduled may be used to schedule according to weather and trail conditions. These rides will be posted on Forum > Club Rides & Events and to the TSD mailing list.

Ride leader: Frank Dumville  

For ride information, directions or schedule requests contact Frank Dumville at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


SATURDAY RIDES

AUGUST 1, 8:00 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.

AUGUST 8, NO RIDE

AUGUST 15, 8:00 AM, LAGUNA RAMBLE
Rating: Intermediate, 20+ miles, single track
Trailhead: Meadows Information Center Trailhead on Sunrise Highway, Adventure Pass
We'll ramble around the single track trails in the Laguna Recreation Area..

AUGUST 22, NO RIDE

AUGUST 29, 8:00 AM EAST MESA
Rating: Intermediate/Advanced, 20­-25 miles
Trailhead: Sweetwater Bridge parking lot, Rancho Cuyamaca State Park
The ride will go up the fire road to East Mesa, out to Pine Creek road, and back through East Mesa.
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