Last Day of January 2009
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|Middle of winter and it was 68
degrees today. Our route took me to Yuba City, Oroville, Bangor, Brown's
Valley, Grass Valley, Auburn, Folsom, and back home. 224 miles and a
|Crossing the Feather River on the way to
Yuba City Sam's Club to meet Roy.
|Sutter Buttes. Got gas at $2.059/gallon
then took off for Gold Country Casino.
|Traveling north on Hwy 99 out of Yuba City,
you'll pass this structure. Roy calls it the big shuttlecock!
|Roy after taking off the leathers getting ready to go eat.|
|My chaps, jacket, vest, gloves, glasses,
all fit in the new roll bag!
|Go up the escalators and on the left is the
|$8.49 gets you all this! They had Chinese,
Mexican, Fried chicken, carving station, and a lot of desserts.
|My first plate: Pork ribs, fried chicken, fried rice, chow mein, sweet & sour chicken.|
|My second plate: Enchilada, fried chicken,
flank steak, taco meat. The flank steak looked and tasted pretty good,
but was very tough to chew.
|Dessert: Old cake, apple crisp, banana
cream pie (yum), and lowfat vanilla yogurt with strawberry topping.
|Roy got the senior discount. I think he
saved about 85 cents.
|Leaving Bangor. Very small town.
|On Marysville Rd heading toward Hwy 20.
|Great weather all day.
|On Hwy 20 approaching a bridge that goes
over a river coming off the Englebright Reservoir.
|Passing Lake Arthur.
|Roy had to stop at the Auburn HD store. This is where he bought his bike.||I went home Auburn/Folsom Rd. This is the street where Edelweiss restaurant is, just on the left.|