May 21st Ride

This will be our final ride before the Geocaching event. I know some people will be out at Rendezvous for this ride, but for those not going, we will be riding out to place the caches for the June 3rd event.

Location: Lime Kiln Canyon

Date May 21, 2017

Time: Ready to ride out at 9:00

Distance: Approximately 9 miles

Directions:  LimeKiln cannot be accessed from I-40. You need to get off the Interstate and onto NM Rd 122 AKA Old Route 66.

From Grants/Milan, you can get off at any exit in the Grants/Milan area, and continue west on the main street through Grants/Milan. Continue west past the NMDOT road Department and the next small community of houses on the left hand side. The road will be on the left after the housing development. Known as Sawmill Road, The road to the dump, or USFS RD 180. Take the road past the transfer station and over the bridge across the interstate. First cattle guard is right after you come across the bridge. Second cattle guard about one half mile down the gravel road. Turn left on the first road past second cattle guard and go about 1 tenth mile down road to parking area.

From Thoreau, Gallup and beyond, I-40 to Bluewater Village exit 72 (AKA Dairy Queen or Bowlins Travel Center.) go North (Turn left) and go to NM Rd 122 (AKA Old Route 66) and turn east, (right). You’ll go several miles before you see the sign for the transfer station on the right. Turn right . Known as Sawmill Road, The road to the dump, or USFS RD 180. Take the road past the transfer station and over the bridge across the interstate. First cattle guard is right after you come across the bridge. Second cattle guard about one half mile down the gravel road. Turn left on the first road past second cattle guard and go about 1 tenth mile down road to parking area.

If you have any questions, let me know.

 

 

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