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Cutter to the Sea Mountain Biking - September 27, 2014

What: Cutter to the Sea Mountain Biking

When: September 27, 2014

Where: Meet at LAUMC, 7am
Why: Mountain Biking
Who: All Scouts with mountain biking experience
Cost: $25/person (drivers who do not Bike, do not pay!)
Activity Coordinator: Jian Li


Santa Cruz mountain area is a wonderful scenery for mountain biking. You will have the opportunity to ride an 20-mile downhill mountain bike ride from Cutter Scout Reservation all the way down to the sea at Waddell Beach.

NOTE: This ride is 20 miles in length total down a steep fire road with many ruts, ditches, tree roots, and rocks.  You must have intermediate level bike handling skills on dirt trails in order to successfully navigate this trail.  This trail is rough and fun, are you up to the challenge?!
  • Limit of 20 scouts
  • Prerequisites:
    • Previous Troop 33 cycling experience required
      • 50 miler from Los Altos to San Francisco or
      • 25 or 50 miles Coyote Creek Cycling Classic or
      • Monte Bello down hill or
      • attend one of the Monte Bello Training rides
  • Required gear
    • Helmet
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hybrid (No road bikes)
  • Parents - We need
    • Experienced adult cyclists to ride with the boys
    • Drivers for support vehicles and transportation Bike racks or U-haul for bicycles

Agenda - Saturday Sept 27th

Mountain Bikers

7:00am - Meet at LAUMC
8:30am - Drivers drop off riders
12:00pm - 1:00pm - Bring your own sack lunch
1:00pm - continue Ride from Cutter-to-the-Sea
3:00pm - 4:00pm - Visit Waddell Creek Beach
4:00pm - 5:00pm - Depart for Home

Map of Cutter-to-the-Sea MTB ride

View Bicycling directions for Cutter to the sea in a larger map

Pack List

  • Bike Helmet (no helmet, no ride)
  • 2L Water bottles or camelback
  • Windbreaker/jacket
  • Sack lunch


Jian Li,
Sep 13, 2014, 3:51 PM
Judy Bergwerk,
Oct 29, 2014, 12:25 PM