Gold Rush Hub Tour


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USA, North America
Off-road, Hub, Guided
3 days
300 miles

California’s famous off-road riding!

Imagine riding trails which are the relics of an era when gold rush boomed and prospectors hauled tons of equipment pulled by oxen, horses or mules though the desert. Seeing the remains of some of Americas largest Gold Mining claims and getting to experience the extremes of the faded dream to strike it rich.

Dirt bike riding in the Mojave Desert!

This tour is designed as a hub tour to allow great flexibility and accommodate different customer’s interests in the remote desert terrain. The tour stays in a small town called Randsburg, California. Also known as 'The Living Ghost Town', Randsburg is rich with mining history and great trails. Located between the Sequoia National Forest and Death Valley, in the center of the Mojave Desert, approximately 3 hours from Los Angeles, Randsburg offers you many interesting places to visit, like old mining camps, mining tunnels, Tufa Towers, a riders monument, native Americans Petroglyphs, to name just a few. All connected through an extensive trails system throughout designated off-road riding areas offering a limitless variety of terrain - rocky hills, sandy washes, steep hill climbs, narrow trails, and wide open desert.

Bring your family!

No matter the riders experience, we have the right terrain for anyone. Our team of tour guides will ensure that you have a ride well matched to your skill level and if needed we add a day of training before the tour. Since there is no driver license required we can also accommodate kids in the age 15+. We providing a challenging ride based on your skill level and preference. At the end of the day a great accommodation is waiting for you at our base lodge with cabins and rooms operated by motocross legend Goat Breker. Two up riding is not recommended on this tour.

Highlights:    Jawbone Canyon, Burro Schmidt's Tunnel, Trona Pinnacles, Black Hills, Indian Petroglyphs, Bickel's mining camp, Husky Monument, Randsburg

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3 days
300 miles
2-4 (see skill level)
Single tracks, sand, rocks, hills, desert riding, and District 37 OHV racing courses
BUR, ONT, LAX (Domestic IYK)
4-10 riders
Yes, 15+
Hotel, Cabin or Cottage


Day 1: Randsburg - Jawbone Canyon - Randsburg (100 miles)
Day 2: Randsburg - Trona Pinnacles - Randsburg (100 miles)
Day 3: Randsburg - Black Mountain - Randsburg (100 miles)

Note: We reserve the right to change the route based on weather and permit conditions.     

Booking Requirements

- 15 years old or older
- Off-road riding experience
- Valid ID, or any required document to travel to this country (passport, visa, etc.)
- Helmets are required


Rider Passenger
Honda CRF 230: US $1945 --
KTM EXCR 450 or Suzuki DRZ 400: US $2208 --

Single room supplement:

US $180


Note: All prices are based on a minimum of 4 riders per group.

Included Services

- Experienced tour guide on motorcycle, with GPS and satellite phone
- Rental motorcycle with mandatory insurance
- Gasoline
- Technical support
- General route and area information
- Daily briefing
- Snacks, water, & refreshments
- 2x breakfasts
- 2x dinners, including non-alcoholic beverages
- 2x accommodations, double occupancy (if share is not available,
  the single supplement will apply)
- Preparation fee and booking fee
- Local taxes

Not included

All services not specified in the "included services" section, such as airfare.

Optional Services

Airport shuttle from Ontario International Airport (ONT) to Wrightwood:

US $160/shuttle
Off-road gear (helmets, goggles, boots, knee guards, elbow protectors, chest deflector, jersey, pants, dirt gloves):

US $60/set
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
Pre-tour accommodations in Wrightwood:
US $90 double occupancy / US $180 single occupancy (+sales tax)
Exclusive Guide Service:
(reserves the tour guide for your group only, minimum group size required)
US $300/day, per group

Payment Requirements

- 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
- Security deposit: US $1000/bike (with CDW: US $500/bike); cash or valid credit card

Tour Dates

Aug 23 – 25, 2016
Sep 6 – 8, 2016
Oct 18 - 20, 2016
Oct 24 – 26, 2016
Dec 19 – 21,2016

*Monster Energy Supercross, Anaheim, Jan 9, 2016

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Ready to ride?

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complete our online reservation form.

ONTAD01-ONTGRHT / 2016/06