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C,D/7.1(4600’) /26 EASTERN SIERRAS – WHITNEY PORTAL.

  • Mon, September 23, 2019
  • 8:15 AM
  • Best Western Frontier Motel, 1008 Main St., Lone Pine, CA

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 (guyneenan@gmail.com) or Dick and Donna Matthews (rmatthews1942@gmail.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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