TRIP REPORT: HU, Day Nine (Glen and Elsa)

DAY NINE (Glen and Elsa): Summer Lake Hot Springs, OR to the Edgefield in Troutdale, OR MILES: 271 miles HIGHLIGHTS: soaking in the hot springs (indoors and out), sunrise over Summer Lake, running out of gas just before LaPine, wind and rain on Mt. Hood, deciding to take one more day and treat ourselves to…

TRIP REPORT: HU, Day Eight

DAY EIGHT (all mileage and routes approximate): Travis AFB, Fairfield, CA to Summer Lake Hot Springs, OR (Elsa and Glen) Travis AFB, Fairfield, CA to Garberville, CA via PCH and Hwy 1 (Chris, Dan and Paul) MILES: Glen & Elsa: 419 miles (top pic) Chris, Dan and Paul: 266 miles (bottom pic) HIGHLIGHTS: The Pacific…

TRIP REPORT: HU, Day Seven

DAY SEVEN: Horizons Unlimited, Mariposa, CA to Travis AFB, Fairfield, CA MILES: a very winding 163 miles HIGHLIGHTS: Highways 49 and 120 from Mariposa to Sonora, palatial accommodations at Travis AFB, spaghetti dinner, making new route plans. Route: Click! Enlarge! Enjoy!

TRIP REPORT: HU, Day Five

DAY FIVE: Horizons Unlimited, Mariposa County Fairgrounds, Mariposa, CA MILES: very few HIGHLIGHTS: Jimmy Lewis riding skills demo, a great chocolate malt, and an official name tag. Here’s the video of the Jimmy Lewis ride demo. Look for our guys at 1:04 (friend of the group John Colyer) and 1:12 (Glen), and check out the…

TRIP REPORT: HU, Day Four

DAY FOUR: Horizons Unlimited, Mariposa County Fairgrounds, Mariposa, CA MILES: very few HIGHLIGHTS: Glen and John were in the Jimmy Lewis riding skills demo! Elsa did a lot of embroidery, and sends a shout out to the proprietress of Blue Heron Sports in Mariposa. We met tons of cool people. Behold the wonders of Horizons…

TRIP REPORT: HU, Day Three

DAY THREE: Modoc National Forest to Mariposa County Fairgrounds, Mariposa, CA MILES: 407 miles HIGHLIGHTS: Adin Pass to Susanville, Reno, Carson City, Mono Lake, Tioga Pass, Yosemite, Horizons Unlimited HQ. ROUTE: A spectacular day. We had heat, wind, more heat, and more wind. Adin Pass was simply one of the most stunning places, with long,…

TRIP REPORT: HU, Day Two

DAY TWO: Belknap Hot Springs, OR to Modoc National Forest, CA. MILES: 318 miles HIGHLIGHTS: Road from Belknap to Dee Wright observatory (peg-dragging bliss!), Lava Fields, Sisters, Bend, Crater Lake, picked up John Colyer, Klamath Lake, El Rodeo (Mexican food baby), bath in the creek, great campground. ROUTE: Words are insufficient to describe the road…