First Chance 200k Brevet
Ring in the New Year appropriately. Ride a 200k brevet.
Date: Wednesday, January 1, 2014
Start Time: 08:00 (Check in begins at 0700)
Time Limit: 13.5 hours
Start Location: This brevet begins at the Marketplace Shopping Center near the intersection of Highway 113 and Covell Blvd in Davis. Check-in is located near the Big 5 Sporting Goods Store on the east side of the shopping center.
Unlike the standard series of spring rides, this is an unsupported brevet.
Ride Description: The route heads west to Winters, up to Lake Berryessa, over Cardiac hill and down to Moskowite Corner at the intersection of routes 121 and 128. Following route 128 you ride past Lake Hennessey, down to Silverado Trail, and over rolling vineyard-covered hills to the turn around in Calistoga. After getting a receipt at Mitchell's Grocery Store, you head back to Davis over the same roads.