Last day with Frederik –Three Rivers to Porterville (71k/5835k)

(September 16/17 – written by Dave) First about yesterday.  It was our last day crossing paths with Frederik – we think.  For those who don’t remember, Frederik is the Italian cyclist we met in Lee Vining.  We saw him at least 5 other days.  Yesterday was actually planned -the rest more coincidence.  We seem to … Continue reading Last day with Frederik –Three Rivers to Porterville (71k/5835k)

Magic Kingdom Ride –Kings Canyon National Park to Three Rivers (87k/5765k)

(September 15 – written by Dave) If Disney were to design bike routes today would have been one of his best.  We started the day with 40k of rolling terrain up on the ridge tops of Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks.  It was at times cool with mist rolling over the ridge tops.  Then … Continue reading Magic Kingdom Ride –Kings Canyon National Park to Three Rivers (87k/5765k)

Flymaggedon – Above Dunlap to Kings Canyon National Park (35k/5480)

(September 13 – written by Nancy) The soft chirps of the chooks in the pen next to our tent lulled us to sleep last night.  They weren’t actually full size chickens but something similar to a Cornish game hen that Fred and Ai raise for meat and they did chirp rather than squawk like normal … Continue reading Flymaggedon – Above Dunlap to Kings Canyon National Park (35k/5480)

Always ask a realtor – Pine Flat Lake to above Dunlap (66k/5642k)

(September 12 – written by Dave) Normal programming returned today – we saw people and cars.  Not many mind you, but at least some.   It did take some time, in fact, we were riding for just about an hour when the first car of the day passed.  And before I forget, we did get rained … Continue reading Always ask a realtor – Pine Flat Lake to above Dunlap (66k/5642k)

Hello, anyone out there? –Oakhurst to Pine Flat Lake (89k/5576k)

(September 11 – written by Dave) Tap, tap, tap, anyone there?  Hello, is anyone out there?  We are at Pine Flat Lake and I’m pretty sure that we are the only ones here.  The only ones in the campground for sure.  Perhaps the only ones at the lake as well.  There is no one in … Continue reading Hello, anyone out there? –Oakhurst to Pine Flat Lake (89k/5576k)