We will ride the Back Bay trail past Newport Dunes to PCH, then make a right turn on Dover and enter the path to Castaways Park for scenic views of the Newport Back Bay and Harbor. From Castaways we will enter a residential area and connect to the Bay View bike trail. Option 1 will lead you back to the start for an 11 mile round trip with a 340’ elevation gain. For those who want more, Option 2 will continue on the San Diego Creek Trail to the turnaround point, Harvard & Barranca and then head back for a 20 mile round trip with 380’ of climbing. This ride is geared towards intermediate cyclists. Helmets required on all rides. Riders are responsible for carrying their own water, snacks, and spare tubes.
Meet at the Vista Point trail head of the Back Bay Loop trail (near the corner of Jamboree Rd & East Bluff).
Parking Info: Free street parking on East Bluff
Lead Name: Mike Puritz
Phone & Email: 949-233-3836, email@example.com