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Lopez Lake is just miles outside of San Luis Obispo and located on the central coast of California mid-way between Los Angeles and San Francisco. Lake Lopez has been home to Scott Tinley's Triathlon since it's inception. With extreme single track trails, steep climbs, and switchbacks, the hills surrounding Lake Lopez area has brought multi-sport competitors from big cities and small towns. At the end of a typical California Indian summer, Lopez Lake is surrounded by many tourist activities: cycling, hiking, boating, golf and tennis. In addition, sightseeing at the Pacific Ocean, Hearst Castle, local wineries, and shopping are all within driving distance.
Park Entry Admission is $10.00 per vehicle or free with a camping reservation. A free one hour pass is available for competitors wishing to register or pick up race packet on Friday afternoon. Click here to view more information on Camping / Accomodations.
Directions To Lopez Lake:
Heading from Hwy 101 South
Take 101 North to Arroyo Grande. Exit 187 A- (Grand Ave.) and turn right onto Grand Ave.(east), Grand Ave. turns into East Branch St (Hwy 227), turn right onto Huasana Rd., Huasana Rd turns into Lopez Drive. Follow road signs to Lopez Lake.
Heading from Hwy 101 North
Take 101 South to San Luis Obispo. Exit Marsh Street and proceed straight (east) on Marsh Street to Broad Street. Turn right (south) on Broad Street (Hwy 227) and proceed to Biddle Ranch Road. Turn left (east) on Biddle Ranch Road and proceed to Orcutt Road. Turn right (south) on Orcutt Road and proceed to Lopez Lake Drive. Turn left (east) on Lopez Drive; 8 miles to lake.
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