USA, North America
Off-road, Hub, Guided
Imagine immense mountains, deep glacier-torn canyons, and the world's largest trees, all found in the southern Sierra Nevada mountain range. Ride scenic dirt roads, narrow trails with stream crossings, and razor tight switchbacks, from the desolate rugged high desert to the lush Sequoia forest. This tour is a truly awesome off-road motorcycle adventure - and it is only a four-hour drive from Los Angeles or San Francisco.
This hub tour starts at Lake Isabella. We will take you to the most southern tip of Sequoia Forest, the Piutes Mountains and the Greenhorn Mountains, where you can find significant evidence of mining history. This is a dirt bikers dream with some trails like you would only expect in Colorado. Truly a highlight of your trip will be the visit to one of the Sequoia groves. Another great sightseeing stop will be an open air museum allowing you to experience the local life style throughout the last century and a half. Trails often have steep inclines and declines with rocks and boulders, ledges and tree roots. We might take you to peaks of almost 10’000 feet elevation with tremendous views of the Great Western Divide, the Sierra Mountains including Mt. Whitney. The area offers great summer dirt bike riding. The skies are typically crystal clear with temperatures around 75 degrees in average elevation.
This is a fun off-road motorcycle tour for intermediate rider level. The guides have some options to adjust the route to the groups riding level but there are more technical trails than easy routes available. There are sections where we enjoy true single trails, other areas we will zip along curvy back roads. We will spend the nights in a hotel on the shore of Lake Isabella. Each tour is accompanied by lead and sweep rider, equipped with tools, first Aid kit, GPS and satellite phone. Two up riding is not possible.
Highlights: Alpine landscape, Lake Isabella, Kern River, Sequoia forest, challenging mountain trails, creek crossings, gold rush history, open air museum, fire lookout towers, gorgeous scenery!
Daily riding hours:
Suitable for passengers:
Suitable for children:
3-5 (see skill level)
90% off-road on narrow trails and dirt roads through mountains and forest
BFL, FAT, ONT, LAX
Comfortable private owned hotel at the shore of Lake Isabella
|Day 1:||Wofford Heights - Greenhorn Mountains – Wofford Heights||(100 miles)|
|Day 2:||Wofford Heights - Piute Mountains - Woffort Heights||(120 miles)|
|Day 3:||Wofford Heights - Sequoia Forest – Woffort Heights||(150 miles)|
- All-weather motorcycle experience
- Rider's age, minimum 18 years
- Long-distance endurance
- Dirt riding experience
- Good health and physical condition
- Valid motorcycle endorsed driver's license, category A (non-restrictive)
- Valid ID, or any required document to travel to this country (passport, visa, etc.)
- Helmets are required
KTM EXC 450, Suzuki DRZ 400,
Honda CRF 230F:
|Own motorcycle:||US $1700||--|
Single room supplement:
Note: All prices are based on a minimum of 4 riders per group.
- Experienced tour guide on motorcycle, with GPS and satellite phone
- Rental motorcycle with mandatory insurance
- Technical support
- General route and area information
- Daily briefing, with daily route print-out
- Snacks, water, & refreshments
- 2x breakfasts
- 3x lunches
- 2x dinners
- 2x accommodations, double occupancy (if share is not available,
the single supplement will apply)
- Preparation fee and booking fee
- Local taxes
All services not specified in the "included services" section, such as airfare.
|Off-road gear (helmets, goggles, boots, knee guards, elbow protectors, chest deflector, jersey, pants, dirt gloves):||
New tire upgrade:
US $150/bike (+ sales tax)
Optional Crash Damage Waiver (limits client responsibility to $150 in the event of damage):
US $35/day, per rider
US $80 double occupancy / US $160 single occupancy (+sales tax)
Exclusive Guide Service:
(reserves the tour guide for your group only, minimum group size required)
US $300/day, per group
- 25% pre-payment required for reservation
- Balance due 6 weeks prior to tour start
- With valid credit card (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, Discover), or with PayPal
June 18 – 20, 2015
June 22 – 24, 2015
July 9 – 11, 2015
July 13 – 15, 2015
August 13 – 15, 2015
August 17 – 19, 2015
September 1 – 3, 2015
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complete our online reservation form.
ONTAD01-BFLST / 2014/10