Posted by: caryandjohn | February 6, 2014

Carrizo Plain …

Time to head home …

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Breaking the long ride home up into two long days, I head south to Rt 178, heading for the Carrizo Plain …

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After a cold long ride the Carrizo Plain was beautiful … I’d heard good things about the west side of the valley from Tammy and Brice …

Hurricane Ridge on the east is my usual camping area, so I was a bit lost on the west side … after heading up a couple of dead ends, I was ready to call it quits and simply head north and find a Motel 6 …

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Finally, I decided to give it one more try to get up onto the western ridge, and found Selby Road, which lead up to the wonderful area Tammy and Brice had been telling me about …

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Very beautiful …

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But cold …

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Looking down on Soda Lake from the west side …

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A final pic of Phil, dispensing wisdom in Furnace Creek … he sold me his old KLR which opened up a whole new dual sport world for me …

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