So after watching Lance go up and down the mountains, I decided to hop up on my bike and go up Old La Honda.
So here’s a picture of the beginning of the ride up:
And here’s a picture of me at the end:
And it took me about 40 minutes to go up 3.29 mile climb that had an elevation gain of 1000 feet.
And after that climb I was looking to the nearest place to stop and breathe.
Couple of fun facts about the ride. So I was like the fattest guy going up Old La Honda. When I finally hit the corner of Foothill and Page Mill I noticed a whole bunch of folks who were bigger than me.
So I felt a little bit better when all those freaky skinny guys blew past me, saying the always friendly: On your left…