Up to 350 cyclists will be riding through Templeton on Saturday during the 12th annual Templeton Wine and Roses Bike Ride.
Hosted by the Templeton Chamber of Commerce, the three-route ride is the local business organization’s largest event and attracts cyclists from around California, according to a news release.
The start and finish line is at Templeton Community Park. Cyclists can choose from the classic 30-Mile Ride, the 62-Mile Metric Century and 100-Mile Century Ride.
The routes wind along the country roads of the North County, both east and west of Highway 101, from Creston to Nacimiento Lake, the news release says.
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As of Tuesday, about 200 riders had already signed up, organizers told The Tribune.
The registration fee includes the ride along with rest-stop refreshments, a barbecue lunch, souvenir wine glass, wine from Wild Horse Winery and beer from Firestone Walker Brewing Co. Female cyclists also get a rose.
For more information, visit http://wineandrosesride.com.