Category Archives: wilder

Announcing the joint MBOSC/Mere Mortals 4th Saturday ride at Wilder Ranch

Many local and remote riders have enjoyed our regular Saturday ride at Wilder Ranch for years. One recurring theme that comes up is that the pace is too fast. For years we have also tried to figure out how to … Continue reading

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The Classic Wilder Ranch Loop

MBOSC has partnered with Bicycling Magazine online to produce a series of GPS based maps of popular rides in Santa Cruz County. We are proud to introduce our first map: The Classic Wilder Ranch Loop Please let us know what … Continue reading

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The Big Picture

I’ve been spending a lot of time in Google Earth these days. For years I have wanted to catalog every mountain bike trail and large land parcels in GE so I can plan for new trails systems and look at … Continue reading

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Meat the Beetles

Chris Spohrer – an Ecologist for the SC district of State Parks – contacted me the other day to let me know about the annual migration of the Ohlone Tiger Beetles. In Graywhale Ranch at this time of year there … Continue reading

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MBOSC Meeting: Gray Whale Status

On Wed Jan 11, 2006 we had a meeting with Kirk Lingenfelter (Sector Superintendent, Pajaro Coast Sector, CA State Parks) and Joseph Connors (Supervising Ranger, Wilder Ranch, CA SP). The topic of discussion was about opening the Gray Whale trails … Continue reading

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