Tag Archives: Main Tuolumne Ditch

Pinecrest to Columbia on Sugar Pine Railway and Ditch Trails

This bike ride is about as easy as an almost forty mile long unpaved ride can get since it’s a shuttle and return on descending railroad and ditch trails. But it’s still a long haul with lots of nature and … Continue reading

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Italian Bar Road to Jupiter and Back

Ain’t no joke, you can ride your bike to Jupiter. This is a long gravel road bike ride to  remote areas between the South and Middle Forks of the Stanislaus River in the  Stanislaus National Forest. Choose this loop if … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Peak

This is a pair of short loops that share a climb up Elizabeth Peak in Twain Harte. Each makes a fine close-to-civilization mountain bike ride on its own, or they can be combined as a figure eight or joined with … Continue reading

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