Title: The Santa Cruz Mountains Challenge
Location: Santa Cruz, CA
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Description: From the redwoods to the ocean, come ride some of the most scenic and challenging roads in California while gaining over 11,000\’ in elevation. Will still warm up with a Cat 2 climb on the famous Mt. Charley Road and then really get the heart rate elevated climbing China Grade and Jamison Creek. New this year will be a section from the Tour of CA route as riders head all the way down Bonny Doon Rd to the ocean. A short jog north up to Swanton Loop and back along West Cliff Drive will highlight Santa Cruz’s sparkling beaches. Finishers will surely have earned major bragging rights.