Dad's Ride 2014
Total Miles = 440
Avg. MPG = 47.5
Avg Gas Price per Gal = $4.10
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Dad's ride 2014. Annual ride in honor of my dad who died on Memorial Day, 1974.
|10th Annual Dad's Ride.
Perfect weather this year. Not too hot, not too cold. 8:30am -9:30pm. It
was a long day, but it was really nice.
|Weather was like this the whole way. Just a
few clouds in the sky made for some great views.
|Traffic was just about perfect. Passed a
lot of other bikes along the way and everyone was having a great ride.
|Every year, we try to get a good pic of this building. Every year, it's blurry.||Lots of burned fields. It looked like a
training day for fire fighters. A little further up the road, we saw a
helicopter airlifting someone out of the forest.
|New Melones lake was really low.
|Rainbow around the sun.
|The sign reads, "Nutritional Refueling
Station". I call them, restaurants.
|Sonora Pass is filled with roads just like
|A little cool at this part, so there was
still some snow left on the ground.
|My favorite part of the ride.
|Passed a verrrrry slow moving convoy of
|3 helicopters on the tarmac at the Marine
|Lunch at Walker Burger is always good after 4 hours on the bike.||Heart shaped onion ring. This was paired
with a double bacon cheeseburger, fries....and a diet Pepsi.
|Finally riding around Lake Tahoe. Jaesa is
out there some where on the beach.
|Ed, across from the Nugget. We're going to
try their Awful Awful someday.
|Cloud shaped like a bird coming in for a
|View of Donner lake from the Donner Lake
|Rode in to the sun for most of the way home.||Semi had some engine issues.|