The Bicycle Trails Council of the East Bay invites you to our monthly group ride 9:30 am the 2nd Saturday of every month for a casually paced social group ride at one of the many great parks in the east bay. This no-drop ride is fun and includes most levels - both men and women. Most importantly, we ride together and find camaraderie in the sport. Rides generally last 2 to 3 hours. • Ride is free and open to the public • Rides are led by experienced local mountain bikers familiar with the trails. • Groups for ALL skill levels! o * Skill Building Beginner Group - we start off slow, and taper back from there!” o * Relaxed Intermediate o * Fast Paced/Advanced Directions: From Oakland north, Exit Hwy 13, at Redwood Rd, head southeast on Redwood Rd 5.5 miles to Bort Meadow. From Castro Valley south, Exit off 580 (exit 36A heading east, heading west exit 37, left onto E Castro Valley Blvd) north onto Redwood Rd head north 8.3 miles to Bort Meadow. (map) Walnut Creek/Concord take 24 to 13 south and use Oakland directions or Exit Hwy 24 in Lafayette onto Mt Diablo Blvd, turn south on Moraga Rd 4.7 miles, turns into Canyon another 1.8 miles, turn left on Pinehurst Rd 2.7 miles , turn left onto Redwood Rd 1.9 miles to Bort Meadow Staging Area.