Ride Report; Pony Express, Buckland Station to Sand Springs Station

Seeing for myself, sharing with others. In the sand south of Salt Wells Basin looking at the Cocoon Mountains April 20, 2020- Bikepacking Roots put out a route scouting call to arms for Jan Bennett's mammoth undertaking of the Pony Express. I love riding with a purpose and I am a big fan of our …

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Pyramid Lake Project; Union Pacific Railroad Grade

I have always been fascinated by the raised red cinder railroad grade along Pyramid Lake. I am not a train historian nor a railroad buff but I am interested in following these abandoned railroad grades by bike. My first adventure on a railroad grade was between Goldfield and Rhyolite. I found out about this potential …

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High Roads Project Part 6; Sonoma Peak 9,396′

Looking across to Sonoma Canyon, East Range and Humboldt Range on horizon November 4, 2019 After finding a high road based on a friend's tip how else could I find a high road? I was curious about wildfires this season and after finding a website that monitored wildfire cameras (I was first clued into wildfire …

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