The best spots to watch all the Sonoma County Tour of California action include:

– FINISH LINE:  Thousands of people, big-screen televisions, bands, food and the riders.

– INTERSECTION OF COLEMAN VALLEY ROAD AND BOHEMIAN HIGHWAY IN OCCIDENTAL: Riders streaming at break-neck pace on a descent that leads to a corkscrew left turn that will best their bike-handling abilities.

-FIRST FORT ROSS SUMMIT: The toughest climb on Stage 1 will result in panting riders ascending to one of the iconic views of the race.

– COLEMAN VALLEY ROAD: Unparalleled views of the ocean and tired riders climbing a steep hill.

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