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WHERE TO HIKE, BIKE, SAIL AND PL AY of Woodside, Kings Mountain Road provides a good route to reach Skyline. • grade/kingsmountain.html Old La Honda Road This narrow, winding road is the easiest and most peaceful way to climb to Skyline or ride to the coast. Access is from Portola Road, less than a mile after it merges with Sand Hill Road. • 650-328-7411, Palo Alto Bicycles Arastradero Lake 1530 Arastradero Road, Palo Alto. • 650-329-2423 • • Dance Dumbarton Fishing Pier 2 Marshland Road, Fremont. • 510-792-0222 • Caribbean Dance with Live Drumming Cubberley Dance Studio, 4000 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto. • 415-282-9620 • • Congolese Dance with Regine Cubberley Dance Studio, 4000 Middlefield Road, G-6, Palo Alto. • Robin Argwal at 650-279-1070 • • Veronica Weber Basketball Adult leagues Palo Alto • 650-329-2464 • Bay Area Adult 3on3 Basketball 4120 Middlefield Road, Cubberley Community Center, Palo Alto. • • Biking See also Mountain biking. Bicycling is allowed in 16 of the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District’s 26 preserves, but only on clearly designated paths. Helmets are required at all times. A speed limit of 15 mph (5 mph when passing) is enforced. 32 • Info Palo Alto • 650-691-2150 (trail conditions hotline) • ideas_for_bikers.asp Road biking What really makes this area a haven for cyclists is the abundance of nearby routes that offer something for everyone, from competitive pedal pushers to recreational riders. Here are some of the better-known foothill and valley bike routes: Canada Road This mostly flat road (pronounced “Kan-ya-da”) parallels I-280 for 7.3 miles from Woodside Road to Hwy. 92, past such scenic attractions as the Filoli Estate and the Pulgas Water Temple. • 650-361-1785, San Mateo County Bicycle Sunday Info Line • road.htm Kings Mountain Road Beginning out Licenses Fishing licenses are required in California for all fishing endeavors. You can get a license at sporting goods stores or online. Annual California resident’s fees vary. Other short-term licenses are available. • 916-445-0411 • • Page Mill Road - Kings Mountain By far the most strenuous climb around, Page Mill Road twists and turns 7 miles from the valley floor to Skyline Boulevard, where it tops out around 2,000 feet. • PageMill_KingsMountain.html Woodside-Portola Valley Loop This local favorite is a 26-mile loop of flat to mildly hilly terrain. • Beaudoin’s School of Dance 464 Colorado Ave., Palo Alto. • 650-326-2184 • Visitors to the Duck Pond at the Baylands Nature Center can get up close and personal, while tossing in bread chunks. Fishing DanceVisions Cubberley Community Center, 4000 Middlefield Road, Room L-3, Palo Alto. • 650-858-2005 • • or www. L’Ecole de Danse Cubberley Dance Studio, 4000 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto. • 650-365-4596 • Palo Alto Arts & Sciences Division • 650-463-4900 or drop by any community center for a catalog • Tuxedo Junction 4000 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto. • 650-856-6991 or 650-856-9930 • Uforia Studios 819 Ramona St., Palo Alto. • 650-329-8794 • Zohar Dance Company Cubberley Community Center, 4000 Middlefield Road, Room L-4, Palo Alto. • 650-494-8221 • • Boronda Lake Foothills Park on Page Mill Road, Palo Alto. • 650-329-2423 • •, search for Boronda Lake South San Francisco Bay Fishing • Golf (private courses) Palo Alto Hills Golf and Country Club 3000 Alexis Drive, Palo Alto. • 650-948-1800 • Stanford Golf Course 198 Junipero Serra Blvd., Stanford. • 650-327-6595 for golf course, 650498-4461 for driving range • Golf (public courses) Palo Alto Golf Course 1875 Embarcadero Road, Palo Alto. • 650-856-0881 • Shoreline Golf Links 2940 N. Shoreline Blvd., Mtn. View. • 650-903-GOLF (4653) and 650-9621014 for restaurant •, search Shoreline Golf Links Hiking/walking Bay Area Orienteering Club • Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District 330 Distel Circle, Los Altos. • 650-691-1200 • • Palo Alto Baylands Preserve 2775 Embarcadero Road, Palo Alto. • 650-329-2506 • Santa Clara County Parks •

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