138 miles with 16,600 feet of climbing
Son of Death Ride • Climbs
Son of Death Ride • Description
The Son of Death Ride crosses the Southern Sierra in both directions, passing through Sequoia National Forest and leading into the Mojave Desert.
The out-and-back course starts about 18 miles north of Kernville, near Johnsondale Bridge. The first 15 miles lead up Sherman Pass, at 9,200 feet the highest point. On the way to 9 Mile Canyon the route passes Blackrock Station and Kennedy Meadows. The turnaround point is Highway 395 in the Mojave Desert, at 3,000 feet also the lowest point.
Son of Death Ride • Interactive Map
Son of Death Ride • Pictures
Sherman Pass Road
9 Mile Canyon
By: Bernd Straehle
See Also: Super Centuries