JoinContactsFAQ

Welcome to the
Sierra Foothills Cycling Club Website !!!

Welcome to our website and cycling club. Club membership is open to all! Whether you're a racer, recreation rider, or just starting out, the Sierra Foothills Cycling Club wants you! Get to know more about our club in our FAQ, or drop us a line from our contacts list.

Our Mission

Our club's mission is to share our passion for bicycle riding through organized events, including a variety of weekly rides designed for both novice and experienced bicyclists of all ages.

Our Rides

Our group bike rides traverse the beautiful foothills of the Sierras in and around the city of Auburn. For more information about our rides visit: ride info. Or, to see what rides our club currently offers, check out our ride calendar. Join us to explore the area while having fun, getting fit, and meeting fellow cyclists.

Mobile page

Mobile Website

If you're on the go and need a quick lookup of club information, try the mobile friendly version of the SFCC website. Enter the URL: "sfcyclists.org/m" on your smart phone. Click here for the mobile website demo.
Weather page

Foothills Weather Page

The most comprehensive Auburn weather data all on one page.
Calendar page

Ride and Event Calendar

Quick link to find upcoming rides, special events, meetings, etc.
Facebook

Join us on Facebook

Like Us, and get SFCC updates on your Facebook page.



Click here to Login


Calendar Events at a Glance

Previous 14 days      Today      Next 14 days

Presidents Ride Thu, Aug 15, 8:00am
0 comments


Where: Meadow Vista Park, 1101 Meadow Vista Rd, Meadow Vista, CA 95722, USA (map)



Hi members, Ron is off fishing, so the second and third mates are in charge! Join our 
past President and current President for an enjoyable shaded ride down Lower Colfax Rd. I'll show you a few loops you probably have never done. Ride starts at 8 in the parking lot 
next to the post office on Hwy 174. Coffee and the best damn pie in the county at the 
Happy Apple Cafe afterwards. Jan

Beals Point in a Hurry Fri, Aug 16, 8:00am
0 comments


Where: Flower Farm Cafe, 9280 Horseshoe Bar Rd, Loomis, CA 95650, USA (map)



This Friday, we'll head to Beals Point ; looks like we'll get perfect weather. 
 
Route:  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29182502 

Length:  27.7 mi miles, +1294' of climbing 

 Formerly Fast shortcuts to be discussed before ride. 
 
Dave B 9169470541
dba95604@gmail.com

Flower Farm cruisin' (route change) Sat, Aug 17, 8:00am
0 comments


Where: Flower Farm Cafe, 9280 Horseshoe Bar Rd, Loomis, CA 95650, USA (map)



Saturday's predicted high for Loomis is 95, which, after the last few days, actually sounds pretty good!  So come out and ride the 21.4 miles with 1,009' of moderate hills. 
 
We will roll at 8:00 sharp and hopefully finish before the tires stick to the melted tarmac.  Coffee & conversation afterward at the cafe. Shake loose a few nickels to thank our Flower Farm hosts too.


https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28677798  (new route as of 8/16/19)
Lori Blank

Cisco-Donner Lake cool classic Sun, Aug 18, 8:00am
0 comments


Where: Cisco Grove, Hampshire Rocks Rd (map)


Ride Name: Cisco-Serene Lakes-Donner 
Date: 8/18/2019 
Time: 8:00am 
Where: Dirt lot, Cisco Grove, CA, CA 
 
- Terrain: hilly    Pace: moderate 
- Long Ride: 44 miles   3400 ft. climbing 
http://ridewithgps.com/routes/10871039 
 
Our iconic route up to Donner Summit (with the Serene Lakes Loop), down to Donner Lake, around the lake counterclockwise, back over the summit, then the fun downhill back to our cars.

Bob's Bustle - Tues. Ride Tue, Aug 20, 8:00am
0 comments


Where: (Newcastle Park & Ride - across from Mobile Gas Station) Newcastle Road and Indian Hill Road (map)

The Tuesday ride series offers routes in and around the Loomis Basin. Flexible pace to allow people to ride the pace they are comfortable with. Ride leader will sweep course. Several regroups along the route. 18 to 25 miles with a bit of climbing. Check back usually the day before for the RideWithGPS route details.

Coffee and conversation afterwards at Newcastle Produce.

Leader to be determined

Wednesday Ride Wed, Aug 21, 8:00am
0 comments


Where: Various (map)


Although Meadow Vista Park is 'home' for the Wednesday Ride, start locations do vary. Ride is generally 30-40 miles with occasional regroups. Moderate level ride in and around Auburn, Meadow Vista, Newcastle, etc.


Cathy Armstrong

Thursday Ride Thu, Aug 22, 8:00am
0 comments


Where: Meadow Vista Park, 1101 Meadow Vista Rd, Meadow Vista, CA 95722, USA (map)


No drop, casual paced rides with multiple regroups. Because of our foothill setting the rides are rolling to hilly, and have between 1000 to 2000 ft of climbing in each ride. If you've been riding in the flats and want to experience the foothills, this will be a good ride to join. Because of the climbing, I do not consider these beginner rides. We meet afterward for coffee and chatter.

Ron Davidson


Fast Friday Training Ride Fri, Aug 23, 8:00am
0 comments


Where: Flower Farm Cafe, 9280 Horseshoe Bar Rd, Loomis, CA 95650, USA (map)


- Terrain: rolling Pace: training
- Long Ride: (Generally) 26 miles, 1100 ft. climbing (see email for RWGPS link)

Fast Friday is designated as a Training Ride: brisk pace, no sweep, regroups not planned but we usually have one or two very brief ones; the intended purpose of the ride is working together to save energy pacelining at high speeds.

Dave B 9169470541
dba95604@gmail.com

Saturday Spintacular Sat, Aug 24, 8:00am
0 comments


Where: Flower Farm Cafe, 9280 Horseshoe Bar Rd, Loomis, CA 95650, USA (map)


Ride Leader Rotates

Moderate to casual pace through Loomis, Granite Bay and Newcastle ranging from 18 to 25 miles and generally with options to shorten. Mild to moderate rolling hills and nice pavement. The group always breaks into multiple subgroups based on the pace each rider is comfortable with. There may be a fast contingent but the largest group of riders enjoy one of several more casual paces. There is always a sweep so no one is ever left behind. Regroups are common and beginners and guests are always welcome.

Sundaze Sun, Aug 25, 8:00am
0 comments


Where: Various locations (map)


Rides of at least 40 miles. Can be anything from flat to killer hilly. Locations vary...Auburn, Folsom, Truckee and anywhere in-between.



Jan Van Waardenburg

John's Jaunt - Tues. Ride Tue, Aug 27, 8:00am
0 comments


Where: (Newcastle Park & Ride - across from Mobile Gas Station) Newcastle Road and Indian Hill Road (map)

The Tuesday ride series offers routes in and around the Loomis Basin. Flexible pace to allow people to ride the pace they are comfortable with. Ride leader will sweep course. Several regroups along the route. 18 to 25 miles with a bit of climbing. Check back usually the day before for the RideWithGPS route details.

Coffee and conversation afterwards at Newcastle Produce.

Leader to be determined

Wednesday Ride Wed, Aug 28, 8:00am
0 comments


Where: Various (map)


Although Meadow Vista Park is 'home' for the Wednesday Ride, start locations do vary. Ride is generally 30-40 miles with occasional regroups. Moderate level ride in and around Auburn, Meadow Vista, Newcastle, etc.


Keith Hallsten


A Special Thanks to our Supporters

A-Town Bikes Bicycle Emporium Calstar
Victory Velo   Longhorn Meat Company

 

Barbara Crowell Ride

Click here for more pics

Day 1 - Out/back to Genoa from Woodfords
Day 2 - Blue Lakes/Old & New Luther Pass Roads/Carson Pass
Day 3 - Ebbetts Pass (both sides)
Day 4 - Monitor Pass

All routes can be seen on RideWithGPS here.


mibm19

Team SFCC finished in FIRST place in miles
with 35485.2 miles

Click here for totals from 2013 to 2019