A great but difficult climb out of the high desert towards Mt. Whitney. The route starts out tame and ends up tough with an average grade over 9% for the last 5.5 miles finishing at Whitney Portal (el. 8,371’). Long stretches of 10-12%. Meet at the Best Western Frontier Motel, 1008 S. Main St., Lone Pine, CA. at 8:15 am for a prompt 8:30 departure.Buy lunch on the ride at Whitney Portal. Enjoy a splendid descent with a swoop down the fantastic Tuttle Creek Road to finish this tour. For more information contact Guy Neenan (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Dick and Donna Matthews (email@example.com) Please let Guy or Dick know if you will be joining this ride. This ride is co-listed with ACTC.
GPS Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/2629185
For more information about the entire trip go to: http://www.bikemaster.org/campouts/eastern-sierra/index.htm
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