Stewards of the Sierra National Forest Membership Drive, BBQ Fundraiser & Optional Dual Sport Adventure to be held at Elks Lodge in Oakhurst, California, October 13-14, 2012.
It’s that time of year again to come out and help show your support for the Stewards of the Sierra National Forest (SOTSNF) which were voted as the 2011 Volunteer Trail Group of the Year, for the Sierra National Forest, Region 5 All of California, and the USDA/USFS Nationwide. This will be our 4th annual fundraising event for the Stewards of the Sierra National Forest an organization dedicated to keeping Public Access to the Sierra National Forest open for all to use and enjoy.
Donation - Your Tax deductable donation of $85.00 per person includes a Saturday Night BBQ, SOTSNF T-Shirt, and Membership to the Stewards of the Sierra National Forest a (Division of CTUC a 501-C3 not for profit).
Raffle - There will be a raffle table full of swag and prizes after the BBQ on Saturday night and some well deserved awards given out to those who braved our Optional Dual Sport Adventure.
Dual Sport Adventure (Optional) - On Saturday and Sunday there will be an Optional Self Guided Dual Sport Adventure through the Sierra National Forest north of Oakhurst and the Bass Lake area. Roll Charts and GPS tracks will be provided to guide you along the scenic routes (bring a camera) which will consist of great back roads and trails throughout the area. The route will be approximately 100 miles on Saturday and 75 miles on Sunday. . Optional hard way splits for the more experienced rider. The adventures will start and end at the Elks Lodge in Oakhurst, CA (Hwy 41/Rd 222 North of Oakhurst).
On Saturday’s route, food and gas will be available for purchase at the lunch/gas stop at the Triangle store. Sunday’s route is a 75 mile loop and there will be NO gas/food stop. If you choose to participate in the Optional Dual Sport Adventure, your bike must be street legal, be able to do 75 miles on a tank of gas, and meet the USFS 96db sound level and spark arrestor requirements. Please share the road and trails responsibly and remember to:
Lodging - Camping at Elks Lodge Campground Motor Homes & There are multiple hotels located in the Oakhurst area Trailers ($15.00 a night discounted rate) just minutes from the Elks Lodge
Optional Meals - Fish & Chips Dinner Friday Night; $12.00/person (6:00 to 8:00p.m.)
Additional BBQ Dinner Saturday Night; $17.00/person
Breakfast Buffet Sunday Morning; $9.00/person (6:00 to 8:00 a.m.)