Penny Bar Lunch Ride
June 19 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
- Road Captain: Joe ‘Joe Z’ Zeller
- Departure Briefing: 8:45 am
- Departure Time: 9:00 am
- Departure Point: Pappy’s Restaurant
CE – THIS IS A CLOSED RIDE TO THE PUBLIC. MEMBERS MAY BRING ONE GUEST WITH THEM.
PLEASE ARRIVE 20 – 30 MINUTES PRIOR TO THE PRE-RIDE BRIEFING! (This will allow you time to visit other riders, use the restroom, fuel up, get a cup of coffee, etc.)
PLEASE BRING YOUR SM HOG MEMBERSHIP CARD FOR CURRENT STATUS!
Ride Rating: Moderate
On Saturday June 13th, I will be leading a ride to the Penny Bar in McKittrick. We will meet at Pappy’s parking lot at 8:30 am, have the ride brief at 8:45 am, and head out at 9 am. The plan is to take Highway 166 east to the park in New Cuyama where we will stop and use the restrooms, possibly shed some clothes if it is hot, hydrate, etc. Leaving the park, we will continue west on Highway 166 to Maricopa where we head north on Highway 33 to Taft where we will stop for some gas. After that, we will continue through the land of never-ending oil wells till we get to our lunch stop at the Penny Bar.
I doubt there is anyone left who has not been there yet, so I will just say that it is a unique little diner, in the middle of nowhere, that serves up some pretty good food. Patti arranged for us to get the little room in the back for our group. After lunch we hit the road on Highway 58 west and immediately hit some nice twisties as we head out of town and then on for some nice scenic back country traveling all the way to Santa Margarita. We will stop at the park and that is the end of the ride.
Any questions feel free to call me Joe Zeller at 934-3959