Name: Tepusquet 200k (ACP Brevet / Route# 2366)
Ride Start: Saturday, January 19 at 0700
Ride End: Jan 19 at at 2030
Time Limit: 13.5 hours
Worker Ride: ask
Important Documents: DRAFT MAP – ridewithgps
DRAFT: Tepusquet 200k cuesheetR1
Cost: $10.00 for both RUSA members and non-members
Registration: closes Jan 17 at midnight
Start Location: Islay Park, SLO (NOT AT RBA HOUSE)
Description: Brevet heads south to Tepusquet
Begin in SLO at Islay Park. parking available. Head south on Orcutt Rd past vineyards, and then toward Arroyo Grande. You will turn onto local favorite Cecchetti & Branch Mill Roads past farms. In AG, you can see the swinging bridge, and use the nearby restrooms. Then, on south to Guadalupe and Orcutt, with an open control and plenty of choices.
From here, you head east to more vineyards and the foothills and Tepusquet Road, a favorite local climb (10 miles, 1500 feet, up to 10% grades). Return to little Garey Store for sustenance. Finally, the route will head north along Bull Canyon Rd, and past Nipomo, before swinging over to the coast and returning through Shell Beach and Squire Canyon.