5-Passes Ride 6/10/16 Lisa and Rick rode with the South Coasters for a 3-day, 1200 mile romp over 5 passes in the Sierra mountains. The weather was perfect, until it rained. Rode to Bakersfield Thursday night Just in time for a drink at Buck Owen’s Crystal Palace Buck’s El Dorado, from Elvis Presley Rick & Buck Lisa & Buck Friday morning take-off after breakfast at Zingo’s Lisa riding over Walker Pass This is Lisa’s first long trip on her F800 GT She’s handling the twisties pretty good Rick on his R1200 RT Break time at Lake Isabella Lunch with South Coasters Sharon, Karl, Cindy and Mark (photographing) Rick & Lisa on the twisties Great riding country We all made it to Sonora Pass Rick & Lisa Still some snow up here Lisa and her F800 GT Down a small side road … to Kennedy Meadows This is a pack station They will take you and your gear up in the mountains and drop you off for a few days Lisa at Kennedy Meadows Some good looking pack mules A river runs through it Lisa’s bike Woke up in Sonora to a fire next door Breakfast time in Sonora Heading to Lake Tahoe Good coffee here Lisa is liking her bike Lisa is modeling her new jacket Lisa is modeling her new jacket Lisa is modeling her new jacket Mini Cooper in Lake Tahoe A nice view of the lake Good riding buddies Lisa looks bad-ass, eh? A cabin off 395 Still lots of snow in the Sierra mountains Lisa and her F800 GT Uh oh, it’s starting to rain Clouds are pretty low All geared up for the rain Riding into the storm Last day and it’s raining first thing in the morning. The sun came out again on the way home Lisa riding home down the 395 Awesome clouds over the mountains But all in all, a great weekend!