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Susan Espinosa Aug 13, 2015 at 07:14 PM

Is anyone flying to Reno and renting a car to go to Bishop and returning to Reno by rental car?

Sue Ann Barela Feb 26, 2015 at 09:44 AM

This trip was so much fun when I did it a few years back that I signed up again. Be prepared to get dirty and eat good food!
Susan Espinosa Mar 27, 2015 at 12:31 PM

Susan Espinosa Mar 27, 2015 at 12:32 PM

Want to do this did you drive or fly.

James McEneaney Jul 07, 2014 at 03:39 PM

Anyone else going on this trip? I've ridden with Rock Creek several times before and had wonderful times. Beautiful country!

Kathleen O'Hara Jun 11, 2013 at 09:42 PM

Is there a "what's provided" list? Or have I overlooked a "what to bring" list somewhere? Other than riding and fishing gear?

Sonia Reznick May 31, 2013 at 07:59 PM

I just enrolled for this program for Aug '13. I will be driving from Los Angeles. Is anybody interested in sharing a ride?
Helen Cowles May 31, 2013 at 10:40 PM

No, but I wish I were! Did the trip in 2011 -- it's phenomenal!!!!!! H.Cowles

Helen Cowles May 16, 2011 at 01:56 PM

I'll be coming up from Tucson, AZ. Anyone want to meet along route from Barstow (Rte 40)or anywhere going up Rte 395, I'll be happy to bring along. Driving a (new) Subaru Outback, so will have room for gear. Helen Cowles
Helen Cowles May 16, 2011 at 02:13 PM

Edit to earlier message: Should read "along the route from Tucson, through Barstow (Rte 40) or anywhere going up Rte 395. Probably coming through on July 8 or 9.
Mary Koehl Jun 07, 2011 at 11:45 AM

Hi Helen, My friend and I will be coming on the pack trip. We'll fly from Wisconsin and would be interested in sharing a ride with you. We can fly to Las Vegas or Phoenix if that works better for you. Mary Koehl

Susan Hayden May 07, 2010 at 08:47 PM

Anyone interested in sharing the cost of a rental car from the Reno airport or another possible airport?
I'm weighing taking the bus early or rental car or?
My departure city is Portland Oregon.


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