45th Annual Mt. Hamilton Challenge and Ascent Bicycle Tours

April 26, 2014



One of the most challenging
single-day bicycle tours in California

See route map, below

Sponsored by:
The Pedalera Bicycle Club
Proceeds benefit the
Livestrong Foundation


Starting in Santa Clara, riders climb to Lick Observatory atop
4,209 ft Mt. Hamilton,
then continue through the remote San Antonio and Arroyo Mocho Valleys
on a 125 mile loop with 8,300 ft of climbing.

Optional Ascent Tour, returning directly from Lick Observatory, is 70 miles with 5,300 ft of climbing.

The Mt. Hamilton Tours are designed for experienced self-reliant cyclists

All Tour cyclists must obey "ALL CALIFORNIA RULES OF THE ROAD"

Bicycles must pass a comprehensive safety inspection at the ride start

Riders bring their own food packages, and start the Tour from Wilcox High School.
These will be transported for you to each of the 3 rest stops

Special Bonus! 45th Anniversary Patch for the First 180 Applicants who ride the Tour

Entry Fees: $20 individual, $30 families sending all applications together, if received by April 17, 2014.
Late registration will be accepted on the morning of the ride for a fee of $30 for an individual or $40 for a family.

Fees include food transport, liquids at rest stops, sag, first aid,
mechanical support and date tag. Patches sold separately.


If you have questions about the 2014 tour
please contact Don Worn at:
e-mail: donworn@hotmail.com
Phone: 408.354.2944

2004 Map


This web site hosted by
Phone: 559.454.9777Fresno, CaliforniaEstablished 1995
© 2014 Bill Hoff / Hillside Graphics. All rights reserved.
No files or items from this web site may be copied or used without permission.

This web site created and maintained by
Bill Hoff, e-mail at web@hillsidegraphics.com