Old Creek Road / Highway 46

Distance

64.82

miles

Bike Ride

CLIMB
47778 ft

Begins in:
San Luis Obispo, CA, United States
Created By:
LTrain100704
Description:
Starting at Foothill Blvd and O'Connor Way, this route takes you through Cuesta College to Highway 1. Once you're on Highway 1 going north, you cycle through Morro Bay to Cayucos. Turning right on to Old Creek Road, the climb begins past Whale Rock Reservoir through the foothills to Highway 46. Steeper sections of the climb are 10% to 12% over a 2 mile section. Once on Highway 46, you gradually climb for 1 mile to the summit at a little over 1700 feet. The 10 mile descent is on good pavement all the way to Highway 1. Turning left (south) on to Highway 1, you follow the coast back through Cayucos and Morro Bay to Cuesta College. The final leg of the route takes you back to Foothill Blvd. via O'Connor Way.
Type:
Bike Ride

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Climb Details

Rating Start/End Points Length Start/End Elevation Avg Grade
Cat 5 10.82 mi/13.93 mi 3.11 mi 134 ft/191 ft 0.3%
Cat hc 16.73 mi/22.89 mi 6.16 mi -10500 ft/523 ft 33.9%
Cat 2 24.07 mi/27.55 mi 3.48 mi 353 ft/1396 ft 5.7%
Cat 4 28.86 mi/31.34 mi 2.49 mi 1266 ft/1758 ft 3.7%
Cat 5 51.68 mi/53.80 mi 2.11 mi 141 ft/200 ft 0.5%
Cat hc 61.01 mi/68.16 mi 7.15 mi -34068 ft/200 ft 90.7%

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