SKATE AGAINST VIOLENCE - SAN FRANCISCO TO SANTA MONICA

SKATE-A-THON ROUTE 

For more information contact David Miles

Cell number on the road is 415-412-9686

 We'll leave San Francisco City Hall on Monday, April 14, 2008 at 9:00 A.M. and arrive at the Santa Monica Pier on Thursday, April 17, 2008 at about 2:00 P.M.

 San Francisco County    9:00 A.M.    4-14-2008

The skate-a-thon will begin at San Francisco City Hall. in San Francisco.  The group will leave at 9:00 A.M. We will skate down Goodlett to Market St.  We will turn left and follow Market St. 4th St. We will turn right on 4th St and follow it to Bryant St. We will turn left on Bryant and follow it to the Bay Bridge.  At the Bay Bridge, the skaters will get into the vehicles and drive across the bridge and go to Kaizer Hospital to the Regina Lovings Memorial Plaque at 3801 Howe St.

 Alameda County      10:00 A.M.    4-14-2008

 After the ceremonies, the skaters will skate down Howe to West MacArthur.  Turn left and follow West MacArthur to Lakeside St.  We will turn right at Lakeside and follow it around the lake to 15th St. .  The road veers to the left.  We will follow it to 2nd Ave.  Turn right and follow 2nd Ave. to International Blvd.  We will turn left onto International Blvd. And follow it past I 238 to Grove St.  We will turn left and follow Grove St to San Ramon Valley Blvd.  Turn right and follow San Ramon Valley Blvd to Foothill Road.  Turn right and follow Foothill Road to Stone Ridge Dr. Turn left onto Stone Ridge Dr. and follow it to Hopyard. Turn right onto Hopyard and follow it to Valley Road.  Turn left onto Valley road and follow it to Santa Rita Road.  Turn right onto Santa Rita Road and follow it to Stanley Road. Turn left onto Stanley Road and follow it to the 1 St. exit and turn left on 1st St to S. Livermore Road.  Turn right at S. Livermore Road or Tesla Rd. as it is also called and follow it into San Joaquin Co.

 San Joaquin County 5:00 P.M. 4-14-2008

At the county line, Tesla Road the name of the road changes to Coral Hollow Rd. We will continue on Coral Hollow Rd. (still J2) to Linne Road.  Turn right and follow Linne Rd. to Hwy 33.  Turn right and follow Hwy 33 southbound.

 Stanislaus County  7:00 P.M. 4-14-2008

We will continue south on Hwy 33.

 Merced County         1:00 A.M. 4-15-2008

We will continue south on Hwy 33 to Hwy 152   At this point Hwy 33 and Hwy 152 follow the same route.    We will turn left and follow 152 to where Hwy 33 split.  We will follow 33 southbound into Fresno Co.

 Fresno County       4:00 A.M. 4-15-2008

We will follow 33 southbound to Ave. 7 1/2 in Firebaugh.  Ave. 7 1/2 will flow into Ave. 7. Follow Ave. 7 to Madera Ave.    (HWY 145).   Turn right onto Madera (HWY 145) and follow it to Shaw Ave. Turn left onto Shaw Ave. and follow it to Fresno St.  Turn right onto Fresno St. and follow it to Fresno City Hall.   (7:00 A.M.)

 8:00 A.M. 4-15-2008

From Fresno City Hall, we will take Fresno St. to M St. Turn left on M St. and follow it to Ventura (180). Proceed eastbound on Ventura (180) and follow it to Chestnut Ave.  Turn right on Chestnut and follow it to Mt. View Rd. Turn left on Mt. View and follow eastbound into Tulare County

 Tulare County     12:00 noon 4-15-2008

The name will change to El Monte Rd. (J40) as we cross the county line.  Follow El Monte (J40) to HWY 63. Turn right on Hwy. 63 and follow it into Visalia. 

 3:00 P.M. 4-15-2008

From Visalia, take Hwy 63 to Noble Ave. Turn left onto Noble and follow it to Farmersville Rd (J23). Turn right onto Farmersville Rd (J23) and follow it to 256. Turn left onto 256 and follow it to Hwy 65.  Turn right on Hwy 65 and follow southbound it to the Westwood exit in Porterville.

 6:00 P.M. 4-15-2008

Follow Westwood to Olive. Turn left on Olive and follow it to Main St.  Turn right on Main St. and follow it to 112. Turn right on 112 follow it one block to Hwy 65.  Turn left on Hwy 65 and follow it southbound into Kern County

 Kern County    8:00 P.M. 4-15-2008

Follow Hwy 65 southbound to James Road. Turn Left onto James Rd and follow it as it turns into Chester Ave.  Follow Chester south to Truxton Ave to Bakersfield City Hall.

 10:00 P.M. 4-15-2008

From Bakersfield City Hall, we will take Truxton Ave to Chester.  We will follow Chester Ave. south to Panama (Hwy 119).  Turn right and follow Panama (Hwy 119) to Old River Road.  Turn left and follow it to Corpus Rd. Turn right and follow it to School Road.  Turn left and follow it to Maricopa Highway (Hwy 119) Hwy 33.  Turn right and follow it to Hwy 33.

 2:00 A.M. 4-16-2008

From Maricopa, we will begin our assault on the Santa Barbara Mountains. This will be the most difficult part of the roadskate. We will follow Hwy 33 to the summit of the mountains at 4000 feet.  Here we will stop and await the sunrise. 

 Ventura County   7:00 A.M. 4-16-2008

We will begin our decent out of the mountains on Hwy 33 to Ojai and Hwy 150.  We will turn right and follow it to Lake Casitas where the skaters will stop, shower and prepare for the final stage of the roadskate. We are considering skating into Santa Monica for the evening

 7:00 A.M. 10-17-2008

Skaters will begin the final leg of the roadskate skating Hwy 150 to Hwy 33.  We will turn right and follow 33 to the Pacific Coast Highway in Ventura.

 8:30 A.M. 10-17-2008

Follow Highway 1 South.

 Los Angeles County   11:00         

Skaters will follow Highway 1 into Santa Monica to the Santa Monica Pier at Pacific Ave. and Colorado.

 Arrival Time at Santa Monica Pier - 2:00 P.M.