I am not from the area, but I visited one my friends who relocated out west a few times over the last couple of years. Los Gatos was great! He lived off of Summit Road. Great riding and great location. YMMV
Ride whatever makes you smile! Every bike has it's own issues, problems and annoyances...
BMW R1150GS ADV
KTM 300 EXC (plated)
Honda Pacific Coast