Updated 04/03/2003
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National And International Events

JUNE 18-21, 2003. CANAM ninth annual “International Rally and Great Train Robbery” at Nk'Mip Campground in Osoyoos, BC, Canada. Contact Jim Carey. (250) 868-3457.

JULY 1-4, 2003. WING DING XXV, the 25th Anniversary of Wing Ding, at The Alliant Energy Center, Madison, Wisconsin. For details and to preregister, contact GWRRA, 21423 North 11th Avenue, Phoenix, Arizona 85027. (800) 843-9460 or See advertisement in this month’s issue located in the Wing Ding program. All bikes welcome!

AUGUST 29-31, 2003. WORLD MOTORCYCLE DRILL TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS at Ozark Empire Fairgrounds, Springfield, Missouri. Held in conjunction with ANPAC® MOTORCYCLE JUBILEE all-bike rally, an AMA South Central Regional Convention and GWRRA-endorsed event. For details and to preregister, contact Event Management Group, 21243 North 11th Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85027. (800) 843-9460.

APRIL-MAY 2004. NEW ZEALAND CHAPTER NZ-A’s two-week tour of both islands. For further details contact Ron Meiklen. E-mail:


MAY 8-10, 2003. APPALACHIAN REGION N "Vacation/Rally IX in the Mountains" at the Best Western Motel and Convention Center in Cherokee, NC. Contact John R. Koty. (865) 986-5601. E-mail: Vendors contact Sam Winters. (931) 647-7743. Web site:

MAY 16-19, 2003. CENTRAL CANADA REGION (K)’s “Spring Rendezvous 2003” at the Niagara Regional Exhibition Grounds in Welland, ON. Contact Denis Evans. (905) 685-9238.

MAY 23-25, 2003. SOUTHWEST REGION (F) RALLY at the Radisson Hotel and Conference Center in Albuquerque, NM. Contact Dave & Diane Andrews. (480) 988-9533. For rider information contact Dave & Dori Dirig. (760) 746-9131. http//

AUGUST 1-3, 2003. CANADIAN ATLANTIC REGION (L) “Loyalist City Rally” in St. John, NB. Contact Gary & Pauline Horwood, P.O. Box 3155, Paradise, NL A1L3W3. (709) 782-3988.

AUGUST 15-16, 2003. BIG SKY REGION (I) "Wings In The Woods" at Mt. Hood Village near Welches, OR. Contact Ross Schultz, 5200 W 16th Court Kennewick, WA 99338-1734. (509) 735-3259. E-mail: Web site:

AUGUST 15-16, 2003. BIG SKY REGION (I) "Wings In The Woods" at Mt Hood Village near Welches, OR. Contact Ross Schultz, 5200 W 16th Court, Kennewick, WA 99338-1734. (509) 735-3259. E-mail:

*AUGUST 21-24, 2003. NORTHEAST REGION (B) /DELAWARE DISTRICT COMBINED RALLY "Carousel of Dreams" at the DE State Fairgrounds in Harrington, DE. Contact: Wayne Hartshorn, 390 White Oak Rd., Lehighton, PA 18235, (610) 377-6004,; James Davison, Sr., 20425 Bucks Branch Rd., Bridgeville, DE 19933, (302) 628-0632,; or Diane George, 20959 Wesley Church Rd., Seaford, DE 19973, (302) 629-2225,

SEPTEMBER 4-7, 2003. SOUTHEAST REGION (A) RALLY in Helen, GA. Contact Jim Hodge, 5705 Old Fort Bayou Road, Ocean Springs, MS 39564. (228) 875-1764.

*SEPTEMBER 11-13, 2003. GREAT LAKES REGION (D) “Round-Up” at the Seneca County Fairgrounds in Tiffin, OH. Contact Jim Hutchens. (586) 726-0742. E-mail:

District Events

APRIL 3-5, 2003. ALABAMA DISTRICT "Roll On Alabama" rally. Wear your red, white and blue to Lake Eufaula, at Lakepoint Resort Lodge & Convention Center, Eufaula, AL. Contact Ray & Cindy Erickson. (334) 298-8485. E-mail: Vendor contact Ronnie & Kay Broome. (334) 271-2925. E-mail:

APRIL 25-26, 2003. TENNESSEE DISTRICT "Spring Fling 2003—Age of Aquarius" at the Smoky Mountain Resorts in Pigeon Forge, TN. The Smoky Mountain Resorts group. (800) 523-3919. Mention GWRRA to reserve a room. Contact Ray & Sheila Massengale, 2000 Old Alabama Rd. SE, McDonald, TN 37353. E-mail: Vendors contact Jeff & Cherri Liner, P.O. Box 54, Calhoun, TN 37309. E-mail: Web site:

MAY 1-3, 2003. MISSOURI DISTRICT RALLY "Show Me Roundup" in Branson, MO. Contact Glenn & Carol White, 605 Della Street, Versailles, MO 65084. (573) 378-7100. E-mail: Website:

MAY 15-17, 2003. TEXAS DISTRICT RALLY "Hill Country Wingfest" in Kerrville, TX. Contact Pamela Meyer. (281) 578-8371. E-mail: Vendors contact Merlyn and Alyce Hartman. (361) 573-6529. E-mail: Web page:

MAY 16-18, 2003. INDIANA “Spring Wing Warm-Up Rally” in Bloomington, IN. Contact Larry & Jan Masters. (574) 277-0197. E-mail: Vendors contact Ralph & Loralee Ward. (765) 288-2606. E-mail:

JUNE 5-8, 2003. ILLINOIS DISTRICT RALLY "Wingin' with Lincoln" at the Holiday Inn Select in Decatur IL. Contact Ed & Barb Dionne. (815) 929-0616 or fax, (815) 929-0617. E-mail: Vendors contact Terry & Nancy Kallaher. (217) 839-2203. E-mail:

JUNE 6-7, 2003. OKLAHOMA DISTRICT “Big Bikes/City Lights” at the Marriott Hotel in Oklahoma City, OK. Contact Tim Sweeden. (405) 372-6288. E-mail: or Steve Cotton. (918) 245-7111. E-mail:

JUNE 12-14, 2003. GEORGIA DISTRICT RALLY "2003 Wing Fling Masquerade." A weekend-long Costume Party in the mountains of Hiawassee, GA. Contact Glenn or Sue Kingery. (706) 860-6488. E-mail: Vendors contact Rick or Rhonda Stephens.

JUNE 12-15, 2003. OREGON DISTRICT RALLY at the Polk County Fairgrounds in West Rickreall, OR. Contact: Bob Hitch at: (503) 873-4340. E-mail:

JUNE 13-14, 2003. WISCONSIN DISTRICT RALLY “Happy Days In Fond du Lac” in Fond du Lac, WI. Contact Virgil & Sandy Kindschi. (608) 365-2622. E-mail: Vendors contact Denny or Yvonne Paffel. (608) 362-8578. E-Mail:

JUNE 13-15, 2003. OHIO DISTRICT RALLY "Buckeye Birthday Celebration" at the fairgrounds in Xenia, OH. Contact Tom Taggart, P.O. Box 119, Buchtel, OH 45716. (740) 753-2214. E-mail:

JUNE 13-15, 2003. NEW JERSEY DISTRICT “Beach Party IX” in North Wildwood, NJ. Contact Ed Staib, 223 Lake Shore Dr., Marzton, NJ 08053. (856) 767-6080.

JUNE 13-15, 2003. NEW JERSEY “Beach Party IX” co-hosted by the Matador & Condor Motels in North Wildwood, NJ. Contact “Big Ed” Staib, 223 Lake Shore Dr., Marlton, NJ 08053. (856) 767-6080. E-mail: Web site:

JUNE 13-15, 2003. UTAH DISTRICT RALLY "Dinosaur Roundup" in Vernal, UT. Contact Bruce & Virginia Hauser, 319 West 725 North, Logan, UT 84321. (435) 752-0551. E-mail:

JUNE 19-21, 2003. ARKANSAS DISTRICT RALLY “Wings Over The Springs II” in Eureka Springs, AR. Contact Charlie Fortson, (501) 988-4798, or Floral White, (501) 847-3686.

JUNE 20-22, 2003. WYOMING DISTRICT RALLY in Wheatland, WY. Contact Collens & Ginny Wakefield. (307) 634-4920. Email:

JUNE 20-22, 2003. WYOMING DISTRICT RALLY "Pathways to Promise" in Wheatland, WY. Contact Collens & Ginny Wakefield. (307) 634-4920. E-mail:

JULY 18-19, 2003. MN, N & S DAKOTA’S fourth annual “Tri-State Prairie Jamboree” at the Marriot Courtyard in Moorhead, MN. Contact Gene Christianson. (701) 298-8751. E-mail:

JULY 24-26, 2003 SIX-STATE REGION B DISTRICT EVENT "Second New England Districts Rally" At the Roger Williams University Residence and Conference Center in Portsmouth, RI. Contact Bob Burns, (401) 728-6617, e-mail: or Joe Wheeler, (508) 278-5129, e-mail: Web site:

JULY 24-27, 2003. WASHINGTON DISTRICT "Back To The Future" at the Cascade High School in Leavenworth, WA. Contact Bill Ellis, 1090 W. Spruce Ct. Sequim, WA 98382. Email: Web site:

AUGUST 1-2, 2003. MICHIGAN DISTRICT “Rally/Convention” in Midland, MI. Contact Ian Holmes, 13580 Westminster, Southgate, MI 48195-3024. (734) 281-2698. E-mail: Vendors contact Stan Lash. (810) 364-8085. E-mail:

AUGUST 1-4, 2003. BRITISH COLUMBIA/ALBERTA DISTRICTS “Wings in the Land of Peaches and Beaches” in Lake Country, BC. Contact Ralph & Joan Young. (250) 766-1390. E-mail:

AUGUST 7-9, 2003. WEST VIRGINIA DISTRICT RALLY “Waller In The Holler XI” at the Days Inn Conference Center in Flatwoods, WV. Contact Darrell Hutson, Rt. 2, Box 260, Salem, WV 26426. (304) 782-1528. E-mail:

AUGUST 7-9, 2003. NEW YORK DISTRICT RALLY “Outside The Box” at the Holiday Inn in Cortland, NY. Contact Will O’Brien, 3683 Galway Road, Lot 36, Ballston Spa, NY 12020. (518) 885-8932. E-mail:

AUGUST 14-16, 2003. IOWA DISTRICT RALLY at the Best Western Motor Lodge in Clear Lake, IA. Contact Ron & Karen Knudtson. (641) 423-0881. E-mail:

*AUGUST 22-23, 2003. KENTUCKY DISTRICT “The Blue Grass Blast” in Paducah, KY. Contact Glynn & Lesia Tucker, P.O. Box 370, Waco, KY 40385. (859) 625-0876. E-mail: Vendors contact Jack St. Clair. (270) 442-6935. E-mail: Web site:

*AUGUST 29-31, 2003. CALIFORNIA DISTRICT RALLY in Visalia, CA, the Gateway to Sequoia, Kings Canyon and Yosemite. Host Hotel: Holiday Inn on Airport Drive. (559) 651-5000. Call (714) 720 9309. Web site:

*SEPTEMBER 4-7, 2003 PENNSYLVANIA DISTRICT RALLY at the Eisenhower Inn and Conference Center in Gettysburg, PA. Contact Al Brown, 416 Woodland Avenue, Emporium, PA 15834. (814) 486-0567. E-mail:

SEPTEMBER 4-6, 2003. COLORADO DISTRICT RALLY “Wingin’ In The Rockies” in Salida, CO. Contact Steve Randolph. (303) 987-9099 or Myrna Brautigam, (970) 223-0098.

SEPTEMBER 18-20, 2003. NORTH CAROLINA DISTRICT RALLY “Wings Over The Smokies” in Fletcher, NC. Contact A.J. & Betty Hudson. (252) 752-5984. E-mail: Vendors contact Duane & Linda Gordon. (252) 492-5742. E-mail:

SEPTEMBER 26-27, 2003. TENNESSEE DISTRICT EVENT “Wings Across Tennessee” from Bristol to Memphis, TN. Contact Tom Jarrell. (423) 538-8827. E-mail:

*OCTOBER 9-12, 2003. VIRGINIA DISTRICT RALLY “Rally In The Valley” at the Salem Civic Center in Salem, VA. Contact Mike or Angie Mitchell. (804) 266-7280. E-mail: Web site: Vendors contact Steve or Linda Whitmer. (804) 328-1345. E-mail:

Chapter Events

APRIL 5, 2003. LA-J's annual “Gator Run Rally” at Pinederosa Park in Westlake, LA. Contact Doyle Evans. (337) 474-5673. devans529@cox-internet.

APRIL 11-12, 2003. GA-T's “Spring Fling” at Sandy Creek County Park in Athens, GA. Contact Dave Andrade, (706) 342-3087, or Tommy Martin, (706) 342-7279,

APRIL 11-13, 2003 TX-O's sixteenth annual “Bluebonnet Camp Out and Talent Show” at the Lady Bird Johnson Municipal Park in Fredericksburg, TX. Contact Bill or Nancy Lea, 1429 Jenna Ln. Cedar Park, TX 78613. (512) 249-2607. E-mail:

APRIL 12-13, 2003. OH-W2's fourth annual bike show “Wings in The Mall 2003” at Woodland Mall in Bowling Green, OH. Contact Tom Becker, 5870 Neill Ave, Walbridge, OH 43465. (419) 838-7101. E-mail:

APRIL 26, 2003. DE-A's sixth annual “Charlie Raysor Memorial Hobo Stew" at Lum's Pond State Park in Bear, DE. Contact Jim Dunwody, (302) 571-1527, or Brian Gillard, (302) 995-6544, Web site:

APRIL 26, 2003. The Phoenix Metro Chapters AZ-B, AZ-D, AZ-F, AZ-N, AZ-R, & AZ-S are presenting the first Valley of the Sun “Copper Butt Run” in Phoenix, AZ. Contact Bob or Jane Sutherland (623) 935-4849. E-mail:

APRIL 26, 2003. DE-A's sixth annual “Charlie Raysor Memorial Hobo Stew" at Lum's Pond State Park in Bear, DE. Contact Jim Dunwody, (302) 571-1527, e-mail: or Brian Gillard, (302) 995-6544, e-mail: Web site:

APRIL 26, 2003. BC-K's annual “Mall Show” at Capri Centre Mall in Kelowna, BC. Contact Randy & Carol Werger. (250) 763-1414. E-mail: Web site:

APRIL 26-27, 2003. IL-W's annual “Mall Show” at Northfield Square Mall in Bourbonnais, IL. Contact Jerry & Mary Boudreau. (815) 933-9701. E-mail:

MAY 2-4, 2003. WA-B's twenty first annual “Bob Merriman Memorial Washington Governor's Run.” At the Kitsap County Fairgrounds and Pavilion in Bremerton, WA. Contact Mike White. (360) 275-0461 or (360) 340-2588. E-mail: Web site:

MAY 3-4, 2003. OH-W2's annual “Spring Bologna Run & Country Choppers Open House” in Cygnet, OH. Contact Tom Becker, 5870 Neill Ave, Walbridge, OH 43465. (419) 838-7101. E-mail:

MAY 3, 2003. SK-E's “Mall Show and Shine at Swift Current Mall, in Swift Current, SK. Contact Doug Burton (306) 773-2916. E-mail:

MAY 4, 2003. PA-M's annual “Hobo Stew & Poker Run” at Bob Logue Motor Sports on Lycoming Creek Rd. in Williamsport, PA. Contact Al Bilby. (570) 634-2321. E-mail:

*MAY 10, 2003. IN-R-2's second annual “Poker Run, Hog Roast, & Dance” at the American Legion Post #440 in Demotte, IN. Contact Gene or Pat. (219) 866-5497.

*MAY 16-19 2003. WA-S's “Victoria Days to Benefit the Make A Wish Foundation” at the Oasis Park in Ephrata, WA.

MAY 17, 2003. TN-C’s 20th annual “Roan Mountain Steak-Out” in Roan Mountain, TN. Contact Tom Jarrell. (423) 538-8827. E-mail: Web site:

MAY 24, 2003. PA-R's “Dice Run” at Bob’s Cycle Shop in Sayre, PA. Contact Marty Hasselman, (570) 673-3238, or Glen Guiles. (570) 596-3393,

*MAY 24, 2003. FL1-Y's 9th annual “Casino Poker Run” at Alachua County Fairgrounds in Gainesville, FL. Contact Ted Coulter, 5825 N.W. 29th St., Gainesville, FL. 32653. E-mail:

MAY 31, 2003. AR-P's “White River Riders Rally” at Bull Shoals State Park in Lakeview, AR. Contact Eric & Gay Betts. (870) 425-9720. e-mail:

*MAY 31, 2003. OR-M's “Ride for Cancer” at Bears & Roses in Bend, OR. Contact Aaron & Tami Smith. (541) 548-3083. E-mail:

MAY 31-JUNE 1, 2003. AB-B’s "Thrills and Skills" fun weekend in Edmonton, AB. Contact Debbie Knoll. (780) 461-2106. E-mail:

MAY 31-JUNE 1, 2003. AB-B’s "Thrills and Skills" fun weekend in Edmonton, AB. Contact Debbie Knoll. (780) 461-2106. E-mail:

*JUNE 1, 2003. PA-P's bike show "Wings in the Mall 2003" at the Mall at Robinson in Robinson township, Pittsburgh, PA. Contact Al Carmichael, (412) 466-4294, e-mail: or Mark Forbes, (412)-787-4743, e-mail:

JUNE 6-8, 2003. IA-H's seventh annual “Carnival Run and Camping Trip” at Sun Down Lake in Moravia, IA. Contact Ray Cassatt, 1106 East Grant, Centerville, IA 52544. (641) 437-4678.

JUNE 6-8, 2003. AK-P’s " Kenai Peninsula Midnight Sun Rally" in Soldotna, AK. Contact Chuck Stauffer. (907) 283-5000. E-mail: Web site:

JUNE 6-8, 2003. AK-P's "Kenai Peninsula Midnight Sun Rally" in Soldotna, AK. First Alaska GWRRA Gold Wing Rally. Contact Chuck Stauffer. E-mail: (907) 283-5000.

JUNE 7, 2003. SK-E's third annual “Toy Run” at Swift Current Mall in Swift Current, SK. Contact Doug Burton. (306) 773-2916. E-mail:

JUNE 14, 2003. TN-C’s “Cruise-In for St. Jude Hospital” at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, TN. Contact Tom Jarrell. (423) 538-8827. E-mail: Web site:

JUNE 14, 2003. AR-L's "15th annual Toad Suck Friendship Run" in Conway, AR. Contact Robert & Vicki Humphrey. (501) 988-4801. E-mail:

*JUNE 14, 2003. Chapter VA-E's “2003 Tour-de-burg in Fredericksburg, VA. (Rain or shine.) Contact Dave Calahan. (540) 786-6168. E-mail:

*JUNE 14, 2003. AZ-J's "Gold Wing Mountain Tours" in Flagstaff, AZ. Contact Bob or Lois Watson, 5136 E. Boulder Run Dr., Flagstaff, AZ 86004. (928) 526-5136. E-mail:

JUNE 14-15, 2003. WV-A's “Poker Run With Camping” at the Berkeley County Fairgrounds in Martinsburg, WV. Contact Red & Betty Ascher, RT3, Box 313, Kearneysville, WV 25430. (304) 728-9969. E-mail:

JUNE 22, 2003. NJ-I's eighth annual “St. Judes Children’s Research Hospital Card Run” at Lacey Elks Club in Forked River, NJ. Contact Bill Dietz. (732) 240-2094. E-mail:

JUNE 28-30, 2003. BC-K's “Long Weekend Ride to Helmcken Falls/Sun Peaks,” BC. Contact Randy & Carol Werger. (250) 763-1414. E-mail: Web site:

JULY 12, 2003. NY-Y's seventh annual, all new “Carousel Ride” in conjunction with Binghamton, NY's July Fest. Contact Ed Bahrenburg, P.O. Box 448, Chenango Bridge, NY 13745. (607) 648-4351. E-mail:

JULY 12, 2003. BC-K's seventh annual “Bug Run to Monk Park,” BC. Contact Randy & Carol Werger. (250) 763-1414. E-mail: Web site:

AUGUST 8-10, 2003. BC-D's “Vancouver Island/Sunshine Coast Ride.” Contact Glenn & Shirley Williams, #49 16061 85 Ave., Surrey, BC V4N4Y5. (604) 599-8769. E-mail: Web site:

AUGUST 9, 2003. GA-H's “Wingnuts Fun Day” at the Putney Community Center just south of Albany, GA on US 19. Contact Leo & Kathy Mechler, (229) 776-0519. or Howard & Donna Kyser,

AUGUST 17, 2003. CO-O's seventh annual "Bug Run" at Boulder County Fairgrounds in Longmont, CO. Contact Starr Aldrich. (303) 652-3227. E-mail:

AUGUST 17, 2003. IL-L's “20th Anniversary Toy Ride and Poker Run” at the Eagles Club in Rockford, IL. Contact Ron & Lorie Heffelfinger, 1473 Lamson Dr., Winnebago, IL 61088. (815) 335-2151. E-mail:

*JUNE 21, 2003. CA-2Q's "Michael Pendergast Memorial Ride" in Milpitas, CA. Proceeds to Ride for Kids. Contact Debbie Pendergast. (925) 462-4511. E-mail:

*JULY 26, 2003. IN-S2's second annual “Covered Bridge Ride to benefit the Shriners Children Hospital” from Mishawaka, IN. Contact Jim Brom, (269) 699-5957 or E. J. Ford, (219) 324-3459.

*AUGUST 2, 2003. MS-P's “Summer Follies” at the VFW Post in Water Valley, MS. Contact Buck Potts, (662) 473-1314, e-mail or Jake Martin, (662) 675-2593.

*AUGUST 9, 2003. WA-Y's 9th annual “Riddler Run” in Enumclaw, WA. Contact Dave Boschee. (360) 886 1261. E-mail:

*AUGUST 16, 2003. VA-E's “2003 Chapter Picnic & People Choice Bike Show” at Wilderness Presidential Resorts in Spotsylvania, VA. Contact Dave Calahan. (540) 786-6168. E-mail:

AUGUST 23, 2003. PA-R's “Poker Run” at Bobs Cycle Shop in Sayre, PA. Contact Marty Hasselman, (570) 673-3238, or Glen Guiles. (570) 596-3393,

AUGUST 23, 2003 BC-K's annual “Beach Party” in Okanagan Valley, BC. Contact Randy & Carol Werger. (250) 763-1414. E-mail: Web site:

*AUGUST 23 2003. UT-B's third annual “Wings for Safety/Motorist Awareness” at Rocky Mountain Raceway in Salt Lake City, UT. Contact John & Cindy Knoll (801) 401-8853. E-mail me at

AUGUST 24, 2003. IL-R's seventeenth annual “Surprise Run” in LaSalle, IL. Contact Bob Wrobel, 455 Meadow Lark Circle, Sandwich, IL 60548-9570. (815) 498-4211.

AUGUST 30-SEPTEMBER 1, 2003. BC-D's "Gold Run" in Princeton BC. Contact Glenn & Shirley Williams, #49 16061 85 Ave., Surrey, BC V4N4Y5. (604) 599-8769. E-mail: Web site:

SEPTEMBER 6, 2003. BC-K's annual “Poker Run and BBQ.” Contact Randy & Carol Werger. (250) 763-1414. E-mail: Web site:

*SEPTEMBER 6, 2003, TX-R's 6th annual “Rally and Bike Show” in Denton, TX. Contact Don & Linda Holley. (940) 382-3076. E-mail: Web site:

SEPTEMBER 11-14th, 2003. IL-Q, X & V2's eighteenth annual "Southern Illinois Ride-In" at the KOA Campground of Benton, IL. Contact Mike Reagan, (618) 942-6855, or Brad Warren, (618) 937-3281,

SEPTEMBER 12-14, 2003. OK-O's second annual “Gold Wings and Fall Enchantment Rally” at the Red River Lodge in Red River, NM. Contact Vickie Williams. (580) 822-1128. Vendors contact Darrell Bullard. (580) 883-4445. Click on OK-O.

*SEPTEMBER 13-14, 2003. OR-M's second annual “Bug Run” in Redmond, OR. Contact Aaron & Tami Smith. (541) 548-3083. E-mail:

*SEPTEMBER 19-20, 2003. TX-Y2's fifth annual “Rally and Campout at Trade Center I in Canton, TX. Contact Karen Durham, P. O. Box 1330, Lindale, TX 75771. (903) 881-9835. E-mail:

SEPTEMBER 27, 2003. BC-K's “Adams River, BC Ride to the annual Salmon Spawning Run.” Contact Randy & Carol Werger. (250) 763-1414. E-mail: Web site:

SEPTEMBER 27, 2003. MS-W's fourth annual “Poker Run and Bike Display” at the Mossy Oak Outdoor Mall in West Point, MS. Contact Roger and Patti Swindol. (662) 494-2852. E-mail:

*OCTOBER 24-25, 2003. SC-B's “Campout & Picnic” at Lee State Park in Bishopville, SC. Contact Cephas & Cora Odom. (803) 428-3831 or (803) 484-5361, ext. 30.

Photo Tours

OPEN ENDING DATE. BIG SKY REGION I Celebration of Lewis & Clark's 200th Anniversary of the "Corps of Discovery." Take five photos of your bike in front of a "Lewis & Clark Trail" road sign or Lewis & Clark Trial interpretative sign anywhere along the route. Send a SASE to Ross Schultz, 5200 W 16th Court, Kennewick, WA 99338. E-mail: Web site:

OPEN ENDING DATE. LA-C’S “PELICAN PASS PHOTO TOUR” Photos submitted for each checkpoint on list. Contact Mark Holley, 4146 Deer Creek, Shreveport, LA 71119. (318) 636-7565. Web site:

OPEN ENDING DATE. LOUISIANA’S “USA GRAND TOUR.” Any five consecutive states welcome sign. Contact Eugene Wyble, 128 Perion Street, Breaux Bridge, LA 70517. (337) 228-2172. E-mail: Web site

OPEN ENDING DATE. LOUISIANA’S “WORLD’S LONGEST BRIDGE” Tour. Toll receipt from the bridge master.
Contact Eugene Wyble, 128 Perion Street, Breaux Bridge, LA 70517. (337) 228-2172. E-mail: Web site

OPEN ENDING DATE PA-Y’s “Another Dam Patch Tour.” You not only have to register before you ride, you also need to have “Another Dam Patch” on your vest before you take your pictures in front of the dams. GWRRA PA-Y, P.O. Box 605, Montgomeryville, PA 18936. Web site:

OPEN ENDING DATE. PA-X's "FOUR CORNERS" TOUR. Contact Augie Barhight. (570) 842-2162. E-mail:

OPEN ENDING DATE. MS-M's "PRESIDENTIAL TOUR USA." Five photos of any city, town or county sign with any US president's last name.
Contact Roger or Barbara Aucoin, 203 Rogers Circle, Brookhaven, MS 39601. (601) 833-8741. E-mail:

OPEN ENDING DATE. MI-E's "Kaleidoscope Tour" Five photos of towns that have a color in the name. Contact Gayle Jisa, 900 Woodgrove, Ortonville MI 48462-8806. (248) 627-6320.

OPEN ENDING DATE. FL2-S's "SOUTHERMOST POINT" TOUR. Contact Howard Hinton, P.O. Box 1481, Key Largo, FL 33037. (305) 451-0665.

OPEN ENDING DATE. ILG's "Sauk Valley Wingers Tour." The first letters of towns that spell out Wingers. Contact Bob & Mary Adams, 30609 E. Woodside Dr., Rock Falls, IL 61071. (815) 625-6763. E-mail:

OPEN ENDING DATE. ILG's "SAUK VALLEY WINGERS' TOUR." First letters of towns that spell Wingers. Contact Bob & Mary Adams, 30609 E. Woodside Drive, Rock Falls, IL 61071. (815) 625-6762. E-mail:

OPEN ENDING DATE. NMW's "BANDAID BRIGADE" TOUR. Copy of your first aid card. Contact Joe or Sandie Gaudin. (505) 880-1655. E-mail:

OPEN ENDING DATE. MIG's "WORLD TOUR." Five photos of city signs named after a foreign country or city. Contact John E. Smith, 6936 Edgeview S.W., Grand Rapids, MI 49509. (616) 455-6738. E-mail:

OPEN ENDING DATE. AZE's "TOMBSTONE" TOUR. Contact John Stewart, 5461 South Moson Road, Sierra Vista, AZ 85635. (520) 378-6316.

OPEN ENDING DATE. WAO's "Five Corner Run." Photos of five corners of the state. Contact John Scrivner, 803 Ada St., Port Orchard, WA 98366. (360) 876-5212.

OPEN ENDING DATE. WAG's "PANTHER PIN RIDE." Spell panther with any city, town or post office sign. Contact GWRRA-Chapter WAG, P.O. Box 2183, Gig Harbor, WA 98335.

OPEN ENDING DATE. MIP's "REST AREA" TOUR. Five photos of rest areas, one picture of outhouse counts as two photographs. Contact Chris & Sally Bobek, 3950 Samuel, Rochester Hills, MI 48309. (248) 852-8537.

OPEN ENDING DATE. FL2Q's "FUN FISH" TOUR. For pin, send photo of you and your Wing with a fish or seafood restaurant. Contact Robert Feigenbaum, 2701 NW 84th Ave., Coral Springs, FL 33065. (954) 752-7094.

OPEN ENDING DATE. TXE's "FALLS QUEST" TOUR. City or state signs with first letter that spell falls. Contact Dewey or Helen Harris, 26 Oxley Drive, Wichita Falls, TX 76310. (817) 692-5624.

OPEN ENDING DATE. WAU's "FIND A FORT" TOUR. Fort or any city limits sign with the word "fort" in it. Make checks payable to Chapter WAU and send to: J. C. Nicholas, 22850 Sundown Ridge Lane, Poulsbo, WA 98370. (360) 779-7006.

OPEN ENDING DATE. UTH's "GOLDEN SPIKE EMPIRE" TOUR. Six restaurants whose first letters spell out Empire. Contact Ralph & Dorene Valentine at 828 South 1425 West, Clearfield, UT 84015. (801) 773-6828.

OPEN ENDING DATE. WIM's "BADGER" TOUR. Geographic location (i.e., city, park, river, etc.) whose first letters spell BADGER. Contact J.D. Clark at 850A Liebman Court, #2, Green Bay, W 54302. (414) 469-2866.

OPEN ENDING DATE. CA1O's "ELEVATION RIDE" TOUR. Three different elevation signs. Contact Sharon Brower, 17312 Lido Lane, Huntington Beach, CA 92647. (714) 842-5880.

OPEN ENDING DATE. MOX's "XCEPTIONAL" TOUR. Signs with an "X". Contact Chuck & Connie Clark at Rt. 6 Box 728, Joplin, MO 64801. (417) 782-1969.

OPEN ENDING DATE. CA1P's "NOT MY FAULT" TOUR. Something that is "not your fault". Contact Bill Simmons, 17731 Blythe St., Reseda, CA 91335. (818) 758-9402.

OPEN ENDING DATE. MOL's "GOLDEN A MULE RIDE" TOUR. Distance ridden (at least 500 miles in a day). Contact Bob Reasoner at RR5, Box 215D, Chillicothe, MO 64601.

OPEN ENDING DATE. MIU's "LAKE CITY" TOUR. Cities with the word "lake" as part of the name. Contact Dick & Pat Thelen. (517) 593-2151.

OPEN ENDING DATE. MEF's "FOUR CORNERS" TOUR. Points N, S, E, W. T. Contact Jeff Gifford, RR #3, Box 494, Lincoln, ME 00457.

OPEN ENDING DATE. UTD's "MOUNTAIN" TOUR. Mountain, hill, mogul or sign with "mountain" on it. Contact Wayne & Janet Barnes at 992 North 1630 East, Orem, UT 84057. (801) 224-3219.

OPEN ENDING DATE. MDD's "MARYLAND IS FOR CRABS" HISTORIC" TOUR. In-state historical locations. For information, send SASE to: Ritchard Cornwell, 725 Oldtown Rd., Cumberland, MD 21502. (301) 724-4341.

OPEN ENDING DATE. MII's "CREEK CLASSIC" TOUR. Signs naming the creek. Contact Harold Stafford II at 15603 Mercury Drive, Climax, MI 49034.

OPEN ENDING DATE. MOT's "GET YOUR KICKS ON ROUTE 66" Tour. Three Route 66 signs. Contact Don & Rayma Fitzer, Rt. 2, Box 230, Galena, KS 66739. (316) 783-1814.

OPEN ENDING DATE. ARA's "DAM SITE" TOUR. Dam sites. Contact Melba Miller at 304 Noble, Jacksonville, AR. 72076.

OPEN ENDING DATE. ABA's "ALBERTA BOUND" TOUR. Cities, towns, post offices, villages, that spell "Alberta Bound." Contact Bill Gilbert, 63 Maryland Place S.W., Calgary, AB T2V 2E6. (403) 255-1730.

OPEN ENDING DATE. MIK's "LIGHTHOUSE" TOUR. Seven lighthouses. Contact Bill & Paula Springer at 2270 Van Vleet Road, Swartz Creek, MI 48473. (313) 635-3704.

OPEN ENDING DATE. GWRRA LA's "U.S.A". GRAND TOUR. Any five consecutive states' "Welcome" signs. Contact Claude Goodnite, 228 Marvin Head Road, West Monroe, LA 71292. (318) 325-0135. E-mail:

OPEN ENDING DATE. ORG's "Animal Lovers" photo tour. Town signs bearing the names of animals. Contact Gloria Norby, 1145 Jays Dr., Salem, OR 97303. (503) 393-5755.

OPEN ENDING DATE. VAB's "WINGS BY THE SEA" PHOTO TOUR. City signs that spell WBTS. Contact Ed Sigmund, 1432 Culpepper Avenue, Chesapeake, VA 23323. E-mail:

OPEN ENDING DATE. WIJ's "ROAD KILL" TOUR. Contact Jeff Schultz. (920) 467-2244.

OPEN ENDING DATE CA1N's "MISSION RIDE" photo tour. Take photo of your cycle in front of four 100-year-old missions or churches. Contact Edel Albright, 1236 N. Midway Dr. Escondidio, CA 92027.

Other Tours

OPEN ENDING DATE. OH-T's "CHALLENGE" TOUR. Ride all the counties of the state. Contact Ed Monteith. (330) 935-2413. E-mail:

OPEN ENDING DATE. PA-X’s “FOUR CORNER” TOUR. Contact Phil Paylor. (570) 836-5285.

OPEN ENDING DATE. MIM's "Superiorland Grand Tour." Contact Dave Hyndman, 692 Dalton Road, Skandia, MI 49885. (906) 942-7686.

OPEN ENDING DATE. MIG's "World Tour." Contact John E. Smith, 6936 Edgeview SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49509. (616) 455-4328. E-mail:

OPEN ENDING TXS s "PIG-OUT" TOUR. Fill out questionaires for six excellent eating places and recieve pin. For details, write to GWRRA, TXS, P.O. Box 1392, Sulphur Springs, TX 75483-1392.

OPEN ENDING DATE. AZE's "TOMBSTONE TOUR '96". Visit Boot Hill. Contact John Stewart, P.O. Box 234, Sierra Vista, AZ 85636. (520) 378-6316.

OPEN ENDING DATE. CA2S's "CPR-SAVE A LIFE" TOUR. Copy of your CPR certificate. Contact Al Badoux. (408) 883-5503. E-mail:

OPEN ENDING DATE. MOS's "BINGO" TOUR. Contact Don or Mark Hall at P.O. Box 217, Puxico, MO 63960. (314) 222-3100.

OPEN ENDING DATE. TX1D's "DINING TOUR, EAT TO RIDE, RIDE TO EAT." Contact Clayton Whorton at 251 Goodson, Houston, TX 77060. (713) 448-4157.

OPEN ENDING DATE. MDC's "FRIENDSHIP TOUR." Cover sheets from three newsletters in your Region, plus a complete issue of your Chapter newsletter. Contact Earnest & Carole Michaelson at 7425 Hawkins Drive, Hanover, MD 21076. (410) 768-1859.

OPEN ENDING DATE. ILE's "CAST IRON FANNY" RUN. Ride 1,000 miles in 24 hours. Contact Terry or Nancy Kalaher, 612 Calcari, Gillespie, IL 62033.

OPEN ENDING DATE. MIG2's "FRENCH FRY TOUR." Cities, towns or villages to spell "French Fry." For forms and information, send SASE to: Jim Ludwick at 475 S. Isabella Rd., Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858.

OPEN ENDING DATE. VAB's "IRON BUTT RUN." Contact June Boice, 1412 Campostella Road, Chesapeake, VA 23320. (804) 545-3231.

OPEN ENDING DATE. MIG2's BAKE-EM TOUR. Towns, villages, etc. to spell "bake-em." ContactJim Ludwick, 475 South Isabella Road, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858.

OPEN ENDING DATE. VAA's "CIVIL WAR BATTLEFIELD QUIZ" TOUR. Return completed questionnaire. Contact Tom Wheeler at 7401 Shady Palm Drive, Springfield, VA 22153. (703) 451-3363.

OPEN ENDING DATE. GWRRA LOUISIANA DISTRICT 's "The World's Longest Bridge" Tour. Toll receipt from the bridge master. Contact Claude Goodnite, 228 Marvin Head Road, West Monroe, LA 71292. ( 318) 324-0135. E-mail: