Let's get this year started with a nice butt romping ride to Death Valley in the Spring, well it's spring in Death Valley.
Hotel reservations info:Please be sure to use the WANDERLUST name for special rates and so that we're together.
Friday Mar. 7th AND Sunday Mar. 9th
Carriage Inn Ridgecrest 901 N. China Lake Blvd. | Ridgecrest, CA 93555 | (760)[masked]
Call them ASAP $73 per night, Double Occupancy. They have a FULL BREAKFAST!! Not the cereal, toast and hard boiled eggs and stuff... A REAL FULL BREAKFAST! It will save time as we need to eat and GET ON THE ROAD! They will also let us use a secure room to put any excess stuff we may not need for Sat and Sun in Death Valley ie heated gear, rain gear...etc.
Saturday Mar. 8th: 1 night only Special "group" rate of $59.95 Includes Tax, Dbl occupancy.
Exchange Club Motel, 119 W Main St, Beatty, NV 89003, United States, [masked]
A 4 day, Friday, Sat, Sun come home on Monday, ride with some Awesome sites and many miles, approx. 1350!
Bikes must be Long Distance Ready, Tires, Fluids, Brakes, Battery...blinker fluid??
Meetup time in Concord; 6am, Safety talk and KSU; 6:30 (the meetup site is not allowing me to change the time, shows 7, actual 6am!)
Meetup time in San Jose; 7:30BIKE INSPECTION 7:45! If you don't pass, YOU don't go! Safety talk; 8am KSU 8:15
The ROUTE for day 1; 450 miles to Ridgecrest (Only 370 from San Jose) with a stop in San Jose to pick up riders. Starbucks, 125 Bernal Rd, San Jose, CA.
The ROUTE for day 2; 250 miles with several stops...scenic!
Possible ROUTE change for day 2 we'll call it 2B and ROUTE 2 C. These routes were copied from the last time Wanderlust did this ride and the roads were closed due to storms.
The ROUTE for day 3, 215 miles and more scenery!
The ROUTE for day 4, the ride home. Stop in Fresno for lunch at DiCicco's one of the Italian Restaurants I worked at Many Years ago.