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Vista: Champagne & Avocados - 54 mi / 3600' "or" 33 mi / 1800'

  • CRUNCH FITNESS - Vista, CA 225 Vista Village Drive Vista, CA, 92083 United States (map)

2 Ride Options

Come Join us for our Member* Group ride.

We travel thru San Marcos on a variety of urban & residential roads to the Famous "Champagne Blvd." in Escondido (Lawrence Welk's honor) where we experience an exhilarating 3 miles of downhill!!

Heading North, the 54 milers start climbing on Circle R and see our first Avocado Groves of the day. The route follows Lilac Road to Historic Hwy 395--another BIG downhill! Working our way thru Horse Ranch Creek we then climb Ranger Road (a steady moderate climb) into Fallbrook, the "Avocado Capital of the World"! Then back via the "tree tunnel" of Green Canyon Road and some urban roads. FUN!

The 33 mile route splits from the longer ride at Circle R and takes Camino Del Rey to Hwy 76 where they are back on the shared route.

NOTE: Very Limited resources on this ride (water / restrooms / food, etc.). Be Prepared!

*Non-Members are WELCOME to come out for a "test" ride.

Note: Due to the wide-range of fitness and ability levels among cyclists, you should load the course onto your GPS device in case you become separated from the group (ahead OR behind!)

Ride Level / Difficulty is described in the Ride Map

Ride Duration Time is Estimated

All Riders must be self-sufficient (nutrition, hydration, tools, tubes, etc.)

The FRCC rides in a safe and predictable manner.

All Riders Shall:
- wear helmets with proper fit & adjustment.
- follow all laws specific to the areas in which we ride.
- stop and wait at traffic lights & stop signs.
- yield to pedestrians.
- scan for obstacles/risks, warning those behind by visual/verbal cues.
- when turning right, take a position behind vehicles turning right.
- when going straight, line up left (clear) of the right turn lane
- when turning left, each rider is responsible for scanning and the last rider scans and signals the merge left.
- when safe, allow vehicles to pass.
- ensure that riders with physical or equipment issues are safe.

Riders shall also conduct themselves in a reasonable and proper manner, specifically:
. refrain from the usage of inappropriate or vulgar language;
. treat others with courtesy and respect--including vehicle operators;
. maintain ride Safety as the #1 priority;
. maintain their bicycles and equipment in proper working order
. do their best effort to enhance the image of cycling and cyclists.