Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort
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We loaded most of the food, clothes, etc. into the RV Friday, so there wasn't much prep to do (for me anyway) today. While I was at work in Stockton, Jerry got the Jeep hooked up and went to Subway to pick up a couple of sandwiches for later in the day. I got home from work around 150pm, changed clothes, and we were on the road by 2pm! ...
How did I leave this day out!!!! For some of us there was over 9000 feet of climbing in 70 miles! Yes, 9000 feet. I made it to 8200 feet and then my posterior said it was time to go home! At dinner that night there did not seem to be anyone complaining. We were looking foreword to a good rest and a new start in the morning. Carson Pass ...
The group departed Davis early hoping to beat the heat on a 65 mile journey into the foothills of the Sierra Mountains. Memorial Day festivities made for crowded travel on the 30 miles of the American River bike trail but the mild weather and shade from the old oak trees made the ride comfortable. Beyond Folsom the heat and road traffic picked up and made the rising highway grades more of a challenge.
I got off to a great start. I was able to ride 40 miles uphill in the rain which was all that i could have hoped for considering the conditions. I spent 30 minutes with the 8th grade class at Golden Sierra Middle School telling them about my trip and most importantly how to try to avoid using tobacco in the future. I ended my ride for the day in Camino, California. We stayed in the motor home close to a pizza place where we watched the Giant's ...
... our trip pics, since I know that some of you are curious about what it's like!
Can't wait to hear from each of you and see you as soon as we get ourselves figured out. Keep us posted as to what you're doing, too - I miss everyone back East. I'm excited about what this trip and this move mean, but am really sad to have left Philly after 8 years of calling it home.
Much love to you all,
Nancy, Gabe, and Jay
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center