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How much mountain biking experience is needed for Goat Canyon Trestle Bridge via Carrizo Gorge Road?

I am unfamiliar with that route. However you say its an "out and back trail" so you'll be coming back the same way you went in. Simply evaluate the terrain on the way in, and if you think ...
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What are the best ways to start gravel biking for a complete novice (in the Bay Area)?

Welcome to the Bay Area! First, you should become a member of Bike East Bay - they provide advocacy as well as produce bike trail maps for the east bay. Being a member gets you a discount at most east ...
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What are the best ways to start gravel biking for a complete novice (in the Bay Area)?

Gravel riding does not have to involve getting over 'technical' obstacles on the bike, although even on straightforward trails you may find you have to carry the bike over obstacles such as mud, steps ...
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How much mountain biking experience is needed for Goat Canyon Trestle Bridge via Carrizo Gorge Road?

Of particular note is one of the comments on that trail: “If you’re biking, bring lots of tubes because of cactus.” Make sure you’re confident in fixing a flat tire, and bring several patches, a spare ...
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What are the best ways to start gravel biking for a complete novice (in the Bay Area)?

Nice bike. Just venture out. You can walk any section you are not comfortable with. I jump / hop on my mtn bike but there are only a few spots I jump my cyclocross. Off (down) camber drop is scary ...
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What is, by police standards, considered legally walking versus riding bicycle?

You were probably fined under the California Vehicle Code 21113(f) which doesn't specify what you're asking. However, this is not the final source and I am still waiting to hear whether this ...
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