Originally Posted by Blakebird
Curious why paved Independence Pass instead of dirt Hagerman Pass?
I hadn't thought about Hagerman....and I haven't riden it. Being that day five is a 200 mile day, will Hagerman add too much more difficulty or time to the route? Otherwise......Independence is out....and Hagerman is in.
Thanks for the feedback Blakebird......this is just the dialog and discussion I am seeking.
Postscript...... I just studied the maps and Hagerman is definitely in and Independence is out.
In post #2, I have updated the maps to include Hagerman.