Valley Ford - Elephant Rock Bike Climb - PJAMM Cycling

0.7
FIETS
1.5 mi
DISTANCE
438 ft
GAINED
5.4 %
AVG. GRADE

FULL CLIMB STATS

Page Contributor(s): Bob Amiral, Bodega Bay, CA, USA

INTRO

This 1.5 mile bike climb is located in CA, USA. The average gradient is 5.4% and there is a total elevation gain of 438 ft, finishing at 477 ft.

Use the profile tool, route map, and weather forecast to conquer this cycling climb.

See more details and tools regarding this climb's grade via our interactive Profile Tool.
Information Not Available

If you have any information regarding this climb, we'd like to hear from you. Click the CONTRIBUTE button to share your thoughts with us.

Information Not Available

If you have any information regarding this climb, we'd like to hear from you. Click the CONTRIBUTE button to share your thoughts with us.

Before heading out on any cycling adventure check out our Things to Bring on a Cycling Trip and use our interactive check list to ensure you don't forget anything.
Information Not Available

If you have any information regarding this climb, we'd like to hear from you. Click the CONTRIBUTE button to share your thoughts with us.

ROUTE MAP

MEMBER RATING

Not Yet Rated
-
Road
-
Traffic
-
Scenery

CURRENT WEATHER

NEARBY CLIMBS (0) RADIAL PROXIMITY

FROM
No Climbs Found

MEMBER REVIEWS & COMMENTS

Let us know what you thought of this climb. Signup for our FREE membership to write a review or post a comment.
Already have an account?
ROUTE MAP
PROFILE TOOL

Climb Profile Not Found
CLIMB SUMMARY

Cycling Valley Ford to Elephant Rock

Ride 1.5 miles gaining 435’ at 5.3% average grade (5.6% climb only)

Climb summary by PJAMM’s Bob Amiral, Bodega Bay, CA

This section of the Valley Ford Franklin School Road can be included in several different Coastal Zone rides.  This one started from the Cristo Running Fence Memorial Wall, in the hamlet of Valley Ford, all the way to Dillon Beach Road and back.  This climb is the most significant on this road and has sweeping views of the inland hills and estuaries in both the Southern Sonoma and Northern Marin Coastal Zones.    Many roads can be found in this area of Northern California and this one, in particular, is great to include as the pavement is mostly well maintained and the traffic is very light.

Access to full Climb Summary requires a PJAMM Cycling PRO Membership!

It takes less than a minute to sign up & with your PRO membership you can:
  • Rate climbs, post comments and share your experiences on any of our climb pages
  • Create bucket lists of climbs & mark the dates you complete them
  • Weather data for all climbs - Start & Finish
  • Upload photos to your member page to customize your PJAMM Cycling experience
  • Utilize all of our interactive tools - Profile & Routes in Area
  • Download climb route .gpx files
Sign up for a PRO Membership

Already have an account? LOG IN HERE