Central Coast Tour: SF --> SB 2011
Dustin and I toured about 400 miles in 7 days along one of the most talked-about and certainly worthy-of-the-hype Pacific Coast bike route from San Francisco to Santa Barbara. Jim W. joined us for our last day from Buellton to Santa Barbara over the fantastic, rocky dirt Refugio Pass.

Day 1- Drive from San Diego to East Bay and ride to Rivendell, board BART at Walnut Creek and depart officially from the Mission via The Wiggle. Ride to Half Moon Bay Campground -25 miles.

Day 2- Ride to New Brighton State Beach (south of Santa Cruz) -68 miles.

Day 3- Ride to Big Sur 73 miles.

Day 4 Ride to San Simeon State Park- 67 miles.

Day 5 – Ride to Pismo State Park Oceano- 54 miles.

Day 6 Ride to Buellton Ca 62 miles, camp at Flying Flags RV park.

Day 7 Ride to Santa Barbara 45 miles with dirt road climb of Refugio pass. Board Amtrak for home.
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