Make your plans for the Georgia Moto Guzzi campout in Suches Georgia. Suches is located about 12 miles north of Dahlonega along route 60.This is the motorcycle campground, Two Wheels of Suches. They have a few rooms available in the lodge, and large number of cabins. Contact them at twowheelsofsuches.com , or call 706-973-1671 to reserve a room or cabin. No reservation needed for campers. Contact Wayne Orwig at email@example.com for details.
At the Lavigne Tavern. Hosted by the Ontario Guzzi Riders and the Village of Lavigne. Rally takes place at the western end of Lake Nipissing on Highway 64 near Sturgeon Falls. No rally fee. Saturday there is some form of village
Festival planned featuring the Ladies in Waiting, and in the evening Carl Dixon will again be playing in the Tavern. Rodney and Carole are again offering a package deal for tent campers including a cooked breakfast on the Saturday and I believe a continental breakfast starting early on Sunday for those who want to get away.
CABINS: Camp Castaway, 844-594-2008, www.campcastaway.ca; Deluxe Camp, 866-424-6343, www.deluxecamp.com; West Bay Cottages, 705-594-9999, www.westbaycottages.com; West Nipissing Resort, 888-673-6429, www.westnipissingresort.com.
For more information contact: MGNOC Ontario Province Rep, Phil Tunbridge: firstname.lastname@example.org, 705-722-3312, OR Guy Fortier, email@example.com, 705-594-2301. As per our normal practice, there is no rally fee. Attendees arrange their own accommodation, Friday evening meal is a complementary BBQ fest of burgers and bangers, Saturday evening we have roast pork with trimmings, contributions gratefully accepted. All makes are welcome, only one rule: EVERYBODY HAS FUN!
Friendly Hills Grange Camp, 5880 Friendly Hills Road, (C.R.418), Zanesville, Ohio 43701. Located 7 miles north of Zanesville and nestled right on the Muskingum River. Free Friday night diner. Saturday breakfast and Saturday night dinner available on site to purchase. 50/50 raffle, door prizes, and awards for Guzzi riders. Tent camping or air conditioned dorms $10/night/person. Cabins $60/night, sleeps 6. Limited RV hookups, hot showers. Early and late arrivals welcome. Contact Ohio MGNOC State Rep, John Henry, 216-390-2727. To make cabin reservations or inquire about RV hook up availability, contact Friendly Hills at 740-452-0016. You can also visit their web site at: www.friendlyhillscamp.org.
Cycle-Moore Campground, 11075 U.S. Highway 31 South, Interlochen, Michigan 49643. 231-276-9091. Before August 26, rally fee per person is $35 for an adult and $10 for 14 years and under. After August 26, adults $45, under 14 years $20. For additional nights camping $8 per night. Rally Fee includes: Two nights camping, dinner Friday and Saturday, breakfast Saturday and Sunday, group ride on Saturday, rally souvenir, awards/prizes/raffle, free soft serve and popcorn. Send your rally fee and/or for more information contact: Randy Peterson, 5133 Park Edge Drive, Honor, Michigan 49640. 231-871-0811. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. OR: Frank Dituri, 2800 River Bend, Traverse City, Michigan 49696. 231-866-1851. Email: email@example.com.
Two Rivers Campground, 327 Canaan Road, Skowhegan, Maine. 207-474-6482. Rally Fee. $45. The Rally is Located in central Maine with beautiful coast of Maine not far away. Or cruise up to the Moosehead region and enjoy some of the true beauty of the Maine woods and culture. Just stay at campground and enjoy the quiet of the rivers. Two Rivers offers a cabin for the folks that don't want to drag a tent along (please call ahead to reserve the cabin with Dan). I will be still setting up the tent and bringing a grill for cooking Friday night. Saturday the campground will be putting on the spaghetti dinner with all the fixings, I do believe that the Fireworks will still be happen as it's turn into a big hit. Things that will changed are the road kill stew will not be available, also there will be no awards and door prizes. If you have any questions, please give me a call. Thanks. Galen L. Burke, MGNOC Maine Rep. 207-239-9665. There are motel/hotels in the area also: Towne Motel, 207-474-5151; Belmont Motel, 207-235-6669; Kyes Motel, 800-981-1355.
Little Orleans Campground, Little Orleans, Maryland. New Camping area located next to the main rally pavilion. $30 rally fee, $6 night/person camping fee. Cabins and large trailer sites available thru the campground. Call 301-478-2325 for cabin and trailer site info. Contact: MGNOC Rep Bill Sharp 410-551-6939 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org or Howard Rhinehart 717-359-0768 or email: email@example.com for more information.
Pony Express RV Park, Maysville, Missouri. Join us Friday for chili & hot dogs drinks and live entertainment, Begin your Saturday with breakfast of sausage, eggs, pancakes and of course coffee. We will have a poker run and we also have bike games for all to participate in. The famous slow race is always a highlight. Kids are included in these games. We follow this with a superb dinner followed by the 50/50 drawing and live entertainment. Sunday is continental breakfast before we send you on your safe ride home. Beverage for entire weekend is included. We are a kid friendly club so bring the family. All of this for only $50 per person, kids 15 and under $5. Riders arriving prior to Friday need to check in and pay daily camping Rate. Pre-register to Mo-Kan Guzzi Club, 816 Lincoln, St. Joseph, Missouri 64501. More info at www.mo-kanguzziclub.com or call Ace Malott at 816-262-2651 or Bill Andresen at 816-671-0027.
Dayton State Park, Dayton, Nevada. Come join our small event of Nevada Moto Guzzi Enthusiasts at Dayton State Park. An enchanting little park along the banks of the Carson River, in the path of the Pony Express Route, located in the historic Comstock Mining District. This year we have scheduled our event to be the same weekend as Dayton Valley Days. Numerous opportunities for fun abound, along with food, crafts, classic cars, and local entertainment! Historic sites, nature trails with actual nature, and hiking paths located in and around the park. Many local rides, both scenic and challenging, include Virginia City, Lake Tahoe and the Sierras. $30 if RSVP by 28 August; $40 if you show up unannounced. Two nights tent camping, a hearty and tasty dinner Friday night, yummy breakfast Saturday morning, a Saturday night dinner prepared by experts! Muffins and coffee Sunday morning, and mysterious carbonated beverages. Advice on local rides and brothel lore. Directions on how to leave town. Dayton State Park is located on the Pony Express Trail, 1/2 mile east of the Pony Espresso Coffee Shop, 12 miles east Carson City, Nevada on Highway 50. For more information, map or lodging suggestions, contact: MGNOC Nevada State Rep Daniel South, 775-246-3870 (home), 775-220-8021 (cell or text). Mail your rally fee to: Daniel South, 404 Valley View Ct., Dayton, Nevada 89403. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
See www.imocusa.com for info. Hamilton Rod & Gun Club, 24 Hamilton Road, Sturbridge, Massachusetts 01566. Featured machine = Aprilia. New fee $10 per person. No open pipes or pets, please at Connecticut-Rhode Island MGNOC Events.
Kentucky River Campground, 1489 Steel Branch Road, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601. It is hard to believe, but the Kentucky Guzzi Riders Fall Rally with be our 16th! Rally fee is $35. Camping is $8 per person per night. The rally site is about 9 miles north of Frankfort off U.S. 127. 866-227-2465. Hot showers and flush toilets. Contact Rally Chairman: Mike Gozia at 502-241-0337: 7004 Apple Orchard Lane, Crestwood, Kentucky 40014. Email: email@example.com.
A tribute to Marsh Motorcycles, at The Vanilla Bean, Route 44 and 169, 450 Deerfield Road, Pomfret, Connecticut 06259. www.vanillabeancafe.com. No open pipes or pets, please at Connecticut-Rhode Island MGNOC Events.
Pipestem State Resort Park. Make reservations early. Lodge rooms and cabins sell out. Always plenty of camping. I (Lemuel Stephens) can't be in attendance, so there will be some slight changes from the usual. This year the format will be more like our monthly meetings. Rather than formal registration and Carolyn providing the dinner on Friday at the meeting point, which is Shelter "A" beside the park office headquarters, the participants who want can have Friday dinner at the Bluestone Dining Room at the McKeever Lodge at Pipestem State Park. Saturday's breakfast at 9:00 will be at Kirk's in Hinton as usual. Saturday is for rides in the area and Saturday night everyone will go to Brandon's as we have for years now. Larry Clark will be helping with an informal registration and directions and information. I hope my absence doesn't cause yours. Come and enjoy. Lemuel Stephens
The one-day FREE event for Guzzi riders and their guests will be held at the American Legion, Post 15, 18251 CR 498 in Lindale, Texas. It begins Sunday morning, October 2nd, at 8:00 A.M. with coffee, tea, and Ken Hand's delicious homemade dessert breads. Enjoy a scenic "Armadillo Run" through East Texas or do some tire kickin' and bench ridin' with friends. There will be Awards, a 50/50 drawing and door prizes. Spaghetti Lunch is included! Come Friday or Saturday, September 30, October 1 for the Pre-Rally Campout and camp for free at the American Legion. If you need electric and water hookups, then it will cost $15 per night. Please contact me in advance if you need electrical and water hookups. You can pitch a tent wherever you want - by the lake or under the trees on higher ground! There is a big fire ring by the lake and plenty of wood for a fire if we don't have a burn ban this year. Friday supper and Saturday breakfast and supper will be included also. You will find plenty of things to do in the East Texas area so you won't get bored if you come early! Kids and pets are welcome. For those of you who don't like to camp, there are several motels in Lindale and surrounding areas. For more information, contact MGNOC Texas State Rep Georganne Foster, 903-316-7720 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Doran Beach Regional Park, Bodega Bay, California. Enjoy camping on the beach with campfires and restrooms on site. Camping on Friday and Saturday: $35 per person (please RSVP), souvenir included. Ride-In Day visitors $10 per rider. (Additional park entry fee may apply for Ride-In Day visitors.) Contact: NorCal MGNOC Rep, Pierre DaCunha: email@example.com. 408-710-4886.
SCOTT'S FERRY CAMPGROUND located 14 miles south of Blountstown, Florida off Hwy SR-71. The campground is on the remote Cipola River. Canoe rentals available. MGNOC members along with Poverty Riders International provide evening meals Thursday, Friday and Saturday along with CMA riders providing morning coffee/tea and snacks daily. This is a free event with donations accepted but not expected! Field events Saturday P.M., bon-fire around the clock, rides to the Gulf towns of Port St. Joe, Mexico Beach and Apalachicola. Panama City Beach at your own risk? Info: North Florida Rep, Jim DeGregoria, 850-871-2800. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or Central Florida Reps, Tim and Helena Hewitt, 386-424-0494, Email: email@example.com.
End of year get together (two-up with the ladies or a partner, or solo) at The Log Cabin, 383 Rte. 87, Lebanon, CT 06249 (860) 456-7663, www.logcabinct.com. Please R.S.V.P. to Steven Rossi by Wednesday, December 7 (248) 470-5788 or firstname.lastname@example.org. No open pipes or pets, please at Connecticut-Rhode Island MGNOC Events.