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The Death Ride
Our campsite, again right next to the gushing Carson River.
Pre-ride checkin on Friday was pretty bustling. Its a...
Kickin' it on the N. Tahoe shore at the Hewlett estate.
Walter Hewlett gives his annual pre-ride speech to the HP...
Miss Bones this year featured an articulated jaw and a...
The "skeleton stoker"
Riders just before the summit marker on the first climb...
13 Red Lake
Beginning the climb up the slightly charred east side of...
Starting the climb up the east side of Monitor.
A line of riders climbing the east side of Monitor Pass.
Spirited teens work a running water stop.
A rider in a skeleton mask. He was wearing this mask...
This fellow accused me of taking pictures of the...
20 Skeleton Stoker
A bit of perspective - for once it actually looks uphill...
Wonderful, wonderful view down into an...
22 Tahoe Boat
Panorama looking down the east side of Monitor Pass.
Barry, most of the way up the east side of Monitor.
24 Hewlett Estate
Riders oomphing their way up the second pass.
Island-themed rest stop midway up east Ebbetts.
Lovely east Ebbetts pass, shortly before the summit
Kinney Lake, our oasis. I stopped here to ... uh ......
28 Salad Team
29 Pasta Team
Tryon Peak (I think) above Highland Lakes.
The rest stop at Woodfords Junction (Hwys 88 & 89)
A very welcome misting bike-through device at Pickett's...
Hope Valley, as in "I hope I can make it to the top." ...
Red Lake Peak (I think) directly in front of us.
38 Monitor West
Ramona climbing Hwy 88/Carson Pass.
Hwy 88, with Elephant's Back towering over us in the...
39 Monitor West
41 Monitor West
Yay Ramona! (as she pulls into the rest stop at the top...
Me, happy and pleased to finally be on top of Carson...
42 Monitor Summit
44 Monitor East Bottom
46 Monitor East
48 Monitor East
49 Monitor East
50 Monitor East
52 Monitor Summit Marker
54 Towards Ebbetts
58 Ebbetts East
59 Kinney Lake
61 Ebbetts Summit
64 Ebbetts West
65 Ebbetts Summit
67 Picketts Junction
69 Carson Pass
70 Carson Pass
71 Rider on Carson
72 Carson Summit
73 Carson Summit
74 Carson Summit
78 Full Car
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