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Wednesday July 2, 2014
Another beautiful morning, the weather here is
fantastic. We are off to see another of
the natural wonders of this great country of ours. We headed west on CA Rt. 44, west on CA Rt .36 and north on CA Rt. 89 to the entrance of “Lassen Volcanic National Park”, a distance of just over 60 miles. LassenPeak is one of the many ...
Tuesday July 1, 2014
We traveled north on US Rt. 395 out of Carson City and into California. After leaving the Reno area it was a short drive to the California border and the inspection station that everyone must stop at; we were asked if we had firewood or a watercraft, but were not asked about citrus fruit, so there was no delay. Continuing north on US Rt. 395 the drive was through the same type ...
... And in one of those little serendipitous moments that happens when you least expect it, they were discussing Mark Twain's role in its evolution just as I was passing through the tiny hamlet of Twain. I smiled to myself, then stopped to take a picture of this cool bridge.
By the time I was skirting up the east side of Lake Almador, I was getting really hungry and ready for a stop. So I ...
... following day was a drive to Lassen Volcanic National Park. The visitor Center was open but roads were closed, due to snow. The VC film was excellent and explained the 4 types of volcanos in the park. We were able to walk a mile up the closed off road to the Sulphur Works and check out some geothermal activity. Tomorrow is Sunday and we may just hang out here, one more night than planned, and leave here on Monday. We may get to Oregon next move, maybe not.
See Ya! Sierra ...
... and rest stops. Thoughts while riding: " ", seriously " ". I need to call my friend Bill I think I just achieved Satori (enlightenment). Oh **** I just lost it again because I perceived it as an accomplishment. Damn! Stats: Distance: 61 Ride Time: No Idea (broken Cycle Computer) Real Time: 8:00 Vertical feet: 4,500 ft. (Best estaminet based on maps) First Week Stats: Distance: 370 miles Time: Who cares I'm on vacaton! Vertical Feet: 26,700 ft. (But who's ...