Sonora Pass? Why Not Toga?

You may have wondered why the PCMCR only officially goes into Yosemite National Park through Yosemite Valley but doesn’t go over Tioga pass. Those who have ridden both should come to realize why, but if you’re sitting in your easy chair at home in Vermont,...

Volar Motorcycle Chain Review

  I thought I would add some general bike info to the blog this year. Being a guy who likes a bargain, I am always looking for a good deal, but it’s not easy finding info on non-name brand gear, honest evaluations of items you might find on eBay.  All the info...

Motorcycle Camping or A Motel Room, That is the Question

Camp or Motel, That is The Question I was on the ride this week, doing some riding on some roads of the PCMCR near Kernville to do the write up, plus revisiting some backwoods area nearby.  The area is known as the Kern Plateau and is not part of the the PCMCR, but...

Site Organization

I thought long and hard about how to organize this site. There are probably about as many ways to do it  as there are riders. In the end, I decided to do it the way it made sense to me. The idea for the road came from when I backpacked the Pacific Crest Trail back in...