August Club ride – Bishop with Don Rager!

Don has been itchin to introduce some NEW riding area to us RUTS summer time riders. Chad and Don will lead rides in their own stomping grounds from Bishop Creek Campground. Saturday August 17th and Sunday August 18th. Saturdays loop will be 55 miles of roads and single track. Sundays loop will be 30 miles. Kids and side by sides are ok! It is possible that they will do BOTH loops on Saturday. Baker Creek Campground, west of Hyw 395 on Baker Creek road. There is fishing in the campground and swimming /canoeing is nearby. Call Don Rager if you have any questions. 760-920-0803

Check out the Facebook Page for additional information and connect with some other riders that will be going! Carpool! https://www.facebook.com/events/530134890385518/

Here is some video of the campground:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PFMMBwAfy04

And here is some MORE information on the campground: http://www.inyocountycamping.com/baker_creek_campground.html

Some great photos of the riding area here:
http://www.socaltrailriders.org/forum/ride-reports/54044-bishop-coyote-flat-plunge.html

Kennedy Meadows 2013

July RUTS Club ride.  Monache Meadows group camp area.

Directions: From the East-turn west from Hwy. 395 at the Kennedy Meadows turnoff (9 Mile Canyon)  and follow signs to the Forest Service Information Station at Blackrock. From the West- from Kernville north to the Sherman Pass Road to the Forest Service Blackrock Information Station.

Then up the road (north) 3.3 mi. and turn right at the Monache Jeep Road sign. From here it’s 3.5 miles to the Monache turnoff. LOOK FOR RUTS arrows! Alternate camp location will be Troy Creek Overflow Campground. Look for signs on the way in, you will pass Troy Creek before you get to Monache Meadows Camp area. Monache Meadows camp area provides a great 10 mile (round trip) ride for kids, wives, quads and beginners to the Monache Meadows / Kern River crossing.

Check the message board or the facebook page right before you drive up for an update on the camp area.

Map to 9 Mile Canyon turn off: http://goo.gl/maps/EqAz

Map to camp location off Menache Jeep trail road: http://goo.gl/maps/Jr2u