2017 Adventure RAid! Ride the Adventure RAid to the BMW RA Rally "The Tunnel of Trees" Rally at the Emmet County Fairgrounds in Petoskey, MI
Then enjoy Daily Adventure Rides & Track Events at the Rally! Join the GS Giants & GS Girls for an adventure RAid to Remember! It all starts right after the 4th of July with self guided tours to the rally attacking from the north and the south.
Riders on all brands of bike and all skill levels welcome.
Meetup for RAid Tours - July 5th or 6th (2 locations; one or two day routes available)
Northern route from Mineral Hills, MI in the UP
Southern route from Hell, MI
Arrive at the BMW RA Rally - July 6th
Rally dates - July 6, 7, 8, 9 - Emmet County Fairgrounds, Petoskey, MI
The Upper RAid leaves from the UP starting out in Mineral Hills, and then the Lower RAid leaves from Hell, MI.
The GS RAids (Self Guided)
These are ride/camp routes to the rally along some great roads and trails. Right now, two rides are planned:
Upper RAid: Start at Mineral Hills, MI go across the UP in one or two days. The adventure route will likely take 2 days.
Lower RAid: Start in Hell, MI and hit some local dirt roads. The two day tour heads up to Cycle-Moore campground in Interlochen for an overnight.
At the BMW RA Rally
At the fairgrounds there will be a GS Giants track/riding area onsite, featuring challenges for all levels of riding skill. The shenanigans will include anything from a Technical Slow Race, to Barrel Races, to a Track Event, (volunteers welcome & needed)! There will also be daily adventure and back road rides starting from rally site. We will plan on having some ride leaders to lead smaller groups as well. **Michigan ORV stickers are required for the off-road adventures (2 stickers)**
**These are available from local retailers, or from the MI DNR Online **
At the rally: Camping is included in your admission fee. Food trucks, craft beer and live bands Fri/Sat night! #gsgiants #gsgirls #advrider #adv #ridehard #bmwmotorrad #michigan #ridemichigan #rideohio #r1200gs #bigbikehard #ktm #klr650 #bmwr1200gs #bmwf800gs #bmwr1150gs #xladv #makelifearide #enduro #girlswhoride