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Kings Mountain Road

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  • 35.95 miles, 57.61 km
  • Total climb 2790 feet, 851 m
  • Kings Mountain Road: Mostly steady and moderate gradients, switchbacks, redwood forest.
  • CaƱada Road: Rolling country, smooth road surface, light traffic

Los Altos Hills Tour

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  1. West on University Ave, which becomes Palm Dr. (ride on bike path to the right)
  2. Right onto Arboretum Rd.
  3. Left onto Quarry Rd.
  4. Right onto Welch Rd.
  5. Right onto West Campus Dr.
  6. Left onto Junipero Serra, continue onto Foothill Expy. at Page Mill Rd.
  7. Right at Main, cross University Av. continue onto Burke Rd.
  8. Right onto Chapin Rd.
  9. Bear Left onto Robleda Rd.
  10. Left turn onto Elena Rd.
  11. Right turn onto Moody Rd.
  12. Right turn onto Page Mill Rd.
  13. Left onto Arastradero Rd.
  14. Right onto Alpine Rd.
  15. Bear left onto Santa Cruz Ave.
  16. Right onto Sand Hill Rd.
  17. Right onto Arboretum Rd.
  18. Left onto Palm Dr. which becomes University Ave. (bike path on the right)

The Loop

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  • 25.57 miles, 40.98 km
  • Total climb 1170 feet, 351 m

Portola Rd: Eucalyptus and redwood trees, a few rolling hills.

Manzanita Way: A country lane in the chaparrel, it passes several large Woodside estates

Coast Loop

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  1. West on University Ave, which becomes Palm Dr. (ride on bike path to the right)
  2. Left onto Sand Hill Road, which becomes Portola Rd.
  3. Right onto Old La .Honda Rd. Cross Skyline Blvd onto West Old La Honda Rd.
  4. Left onto Hwy. 84 (La Honda Rd.)
  5. Right onto Stage Rd. (San Gregorio Store)
  6. Right onto Hwy. 1
  7. Right onto Tunitas Creek Rd. Cross Skyline Blvd onto Kings Mtn Rd.
  8. Left onto Woodside Rd.
  9. Right onto Whiskey Hill Rd.
  10. Left onto Sand Hill Rd.
  11. Right at Arboretum Rd.
  12. Left at Palm Drive, which becomes University Ave. (ride on bike path to the right)

Big Coast Loop

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  1. West on University Ave, which becomes Palm Dr. (ride on bike path to the right)
  2. Right onto Arboretum Rd.
  3. Left onto Junipero Serra.
  4. Right onto Page Mill Rd. Cross over Skyline Blvd onto Alpine Rd.
  5. Left onto Pescadero Rd.
  6. Right onto Stage Rd. (Pescadero) Cross Hwy. 84, continue on Stage Rd. (San Gregorio Store)
  7. Right onto Hwy. 1
  8. Right onto Tunitas Creek Rd. Cross Skyline Blvd onto Kings Mtn Rd.
  9. Left onto Woodside Rd.
  10. Right onto Whiskey Hill Rd.
  11. Left onto Sand Hill Rd.
  12. Right at Arboretum Rd.
  13. Left at Palm Drive, which becomes University Ave. (ride on bike path to the right)

Old La Honda Road

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  1. Right onto Arboretum Rd.
  2. Left onto Sand Hill Rd. Sand Hill Rd becomes Portola Rd.
  3. Right onto Old La Honda Rd.
  4. Right at Skyline Blvd.
  5. Right at Hwy 84 (Woodside Rd.)
  6. Hard right onto Portola Rd.
  7. Left onto Sand Hill Rd.
  8. Right at Arboretum Rd.
  9. Left at Palm Drive, which becomes University Ave. (ride on bike path to the right)