Tour of California - Question on Viewing locations

I've seen the stage in Sacramento the last 2 years and am looking to see more of the race this year - wondering if anyone has any suggestions...

Prologue - we usually sit @ N and 15th, but they aren't turning there this year, so I think I'm going up to N and 19th to see them make the left hand turn there.... should be less crowded then the finish or the hairpin....

Stage 1 - Davis to Santa Rosa - would like to see the circuits in Santa Rosa, along with the Women's Crit - any suggestions on a good corner here?

Stage 2 - Sausilito to Santa Cruz - Would love to see them go across the GG bridge. Just found out though all the parking lots are closed @ midnight the night before. Anybody know of where one can park on the south side close enough for a short ride up to the bridge (they have valet bike parking)... then walk out on the bridge... Would love to be above the bridge, just don't see how that would happen.... Not sure there is enough time after that to make a dash for Santa Cruz down 880/17 to get to the finish in time though....

Stage 3 - San Jose to Modesto - Wanted to see the climb up Sierra Road, but I'm not familiar with the area all that much... where can I park to get up there? is it worth me trying to ride? (I'm not in great shape, though have my low gear'd MTB..) or should I just walk up? Seems like near the summit would be cool...

I think thats all - I thought about doing Stage 4 as well, just not sure I want to drive that far... (I'm in Folsom). My main goal is photos of the riders, focusing of course on the big names, but I like to get who ever I can.

Here are a few of my shots from last years stage into Sacramento...
http://flickr.com/photos/chriscallanan/sets/72157603948625785/

Thanks for any info you can give me...

--Chris

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