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High Sierra 2018

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7th Annual!  FB event page here and registration link here.

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(Limit 80 riders) In the heat of summer, experience the cooler temps (6800' elevation) and epic big bike riding in the High Sierra. Gourmet catered meals (2 dinners, 2 breakfasts), professional photography, firewood, adult beverages, hot showers, bathrooms, nearby hot springs, general store. Vendor-sponsored raffle prizes! All to benefit Motorrad Angels(motorradangels.org), a charity that provides clean water filtration kits around the world.

Trails for all abilities from scenic pavement to easy, intermediate and expert dirt.

Highlight is riding to the 12,400' summit to see the White Mountain Research Station whose gate is open this one day per year.

Beat the traffic and be home Monday for Labor Day with your family.

New this year: T-shirts, Silipint cups & two breakfasts!

You are an adult paying for a good time at a campout and are free to explore the area on self-guided gps tracks on public roads and public trails at your own risk. XLADV, Motorrad Angels and Brown's Owens River Campground accept no liability for your safety. By signing up and paying for this event you are in acknowledgement of these terms and waive any right hold hold aforementioned parties liable.


Only registered riders can attend. No exceptions. Do NOT invite your friends to come free. Do NOT "rogue" the ride by camping nearby and shadowing us; it's in poor taste given this is a charity event and a lot of work goes into it.

Refund Policy: This year it's one month out, or by end of day, July 31st, 2018. Absolutely no refunds after that date. It's extremely hard to organize an event this size with countless last minute cancellations and then a scramble to add in last minute additions to fill the gaps. This is a volunteer deal and it benefits Motorrad Angels so consider that if you have to cancel within two weeks of the event.

$199 this year but I'm adding in tshirts, silipint cups and two breakfasts!

Sponsors (so far):

BMW MOA 

 

Attendees:

@Vlad

John MacDonald

@renaissancerider

Beth Dolos

Vuthy Lat

Olivier Cornet

Tom McQueen

Cosmin G

Shane Bearly

Moisey B

 

Ross Wood

John Howard

Moshe

Alex Scmauss

@WarpedRotor

Kevin Carpenter

Mark Daniels

@Sandro Andre Marino

@greedyg

@Rogers

 

Lorraine Lance

Wyland Lance

Cyndy Kelso

@mthomasadv

@motochefarwi

Mrs. MotoChefArwi

Joseph Bradley

 

 

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2 hours ago, Onelugnut said:

Any problems doing this 2up? My boss says I cant go with out her :) We will pay for 2.

One more, Is it tax deductible? 

I'd say you can do all the easy tracks two up and some of the intermediate depending on your ability.  We'd love to have you both!

That's a great question but one perhaps for your accountant.  The raffle tickets are most certainly tax deductible but the actual event I'm not sure since XLADV is not a 501 C 3 organization.

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Any problems doing this 2up? My boss says I cant go with out her  We will pay for 2.
One more, Is it tax deductible? 

A couple of years ago my wife and I rode it two up. Yeah we did do some intermediate routes! Lots of Sand in some areas. I found out later myvrear Shock was shot when I got home... either than that if you are up for the Adventure it is definitely there! My wife is coming again this year, but driving in and kicking and taking pics!
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I am headed to Sturgis end of July so I put 80/20 tires on for the 3,500 mile trip.  With these tire we will stick to the easy dirt roads :) Sounds like a good time and a good chance to meet other adv riders.

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