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Apple Blossom Bike Tour

Apple Blossom Bike Tour

May 21 2017
Placerville, California, USA
 

The Apple Blossom Bike Tour begins and ends at the El Dorado Adventist School near the quaint downtown district of Placerville, California. The roads and trails wind their way through blooming apple orchards, vineyards and stunning mountain views. Riders can choose from three routes: the metric century, the metric half-century and the family ride. Tasty apple treats, healthy snacks and refreshing drinks will be provided at the rest stops. A post-ride meal will be served and all participants will receive t-shirts and goody bags.

Apple Blossom Bike Tour

Metric Century
This ride will give you spectacular views. You'll make your way through some of El Dorado County's pristine vineyards before climbing into the woods.  Cruise to your car by way of Apple Hill®.  Don't be fooled!  This is not a typical metric century.  This ride will test your fitness with 7000+ feet of climbing.  

Metric Half-century
Pedal through 30 miles of the most beautiful scenery in Northern California.  This ride will reward you with spectacular views.  Enjoy winding country roads as you make your way through Apple Hill's® orchards.  The descent has sweeping views of the Sacramento Valley and passes through towering cedar trees.  The 3,500 feet of climbing will be worth it!

Family Route
Tour El Dorado County's bike trails.  Follow the old railroad bed as you head toward Apple Hill®.  Gain approximately 900 feet before returning to El Dorado Adventist School.  This is a family-friendly route so bring your kids! Recommended for riders ages 8 and up.  

 
Routes: 30, 60 miles
Difficulty of Greatest Route: D - Difficult terrain with longer, steeper hills
Time Zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
 
Costs

$25 - $60

Facilities
Adequate Car Parking
Free Parking
Registration/Entry On the Day
 
Support for Participants
Route Signposted
Route Card
First Aid
SAG Wagon
Mechanical Support at Rest Stops
 
Nutrition
Feed / Aid Stations
Post Event Meal(s) Provided As Part of Entry
 
Event Size
Less Than 500 Riders
 
Start Address: El Dorado Adventist School, Placerville, California
 
 
 
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