Parts Unknown, AZ – September 27, 2019

by El Presidente

The AZRATPack Board of Directors is proud to announce out 2020 Ride Schedule featuring some all new rides, some that have returned to the schedule from the past and some that we’ve already done but with a different twist.

February 29, 2020:  Leap Year Day Oracle Ride

A nice and easy ride through Superior and Winkelman which will end at lunch at the Oracle Patio Café.  A perfect, relaxing winter’s ride to kick off the year!

Ride Chair: Victor Castaneda Jr

Start Time: 9:00 AM

Start Location: GO AZ Motorcycles Scottsdale

End Location: Oracle Patio Café, Oracle, AZ

April 24-26, 2020: Alien Abduction Grand Tour

Didn’t storm Area 51 this year?  Here’s your opportunity to (not recommended)!  We’ll have our first night’s stay in scenic Page, AZ with a stop the next day for lunch in Rachel, NV near the infamous Area 51.  The second night’s stay will be in the mountainous outskirts of Las Vegas at a ski resort on Mt. Charleston.

Ride Chair: Victor Castaneda Jr

Start Time: 7:30 AM

Start Location: GO AZ Motorcycles Peoria

End Location:  Resort On Mt. Charleston, Las Vegas, NV

June 6-7, 2020:  Grand Canyon Tour

This two day tour will take us up through Prescott and Ash Fork then over to Williams for a lunch stop on Historic Rt. 66.  After lunch, we’ll head up to the Grand Canyon for some self-guided site seeing.  We’ll be staying in the Camron area for the night.  The next day, we will head down to Flagstaff to the Arizona Snow Bowl for a summer ski-lift ride.

Ride Chair:  Steve Stoops

Start Time:  7:30 AM

Start Location: GO AZ Motorcycles Scottsdale

End Location:  Arizona Snow Bowl, Flagstaff, AZ

August 22, 2020: 9th Annual GO AZ Sedona Ride

The 9th edition of our popular ride will take us up SR89A through Prescott and Jerome to various lunch stops in Sedona.

Ride Chair: Board of Directors

Start Time:  8:00 AM

Start Location: GO AZ Motorcycles Peoria

End Location:  Sedona, AZ

October 2-4, 2020:  Route 66 Tour

This year’s ride on “The Mother Road” will lead us to Laughlin, NV the first night with a lunch stop in Kingman, AZ.  We will then head east the next day through Topock, Oatman, Hackberry and stop for lunch at the world famous Snow Cap Drive In known for their Dead Chicken sandwiches.  We will stay the night in Williams and continue to Winslow for breakfast at the Turquoise Room at La Posada.

Ride Chair: Victor Castaneda Jr

Start Time: 9:00 AM

Start Location: GO AZ Motorcycles Scottsdale

End Location:  The Turquoise Room, La Posada Hotel, Winslow, AZ

November 21, 2020:  Ajo Ride

Our last ride of the year will take us down some of the West Valley’s best backroads into a small town close to Mexico for a lunch stop.  Bring your camera!  You will find many photo ops in the charming town of Ajo!

Ride Chair: Victor Castaneda Jr

Start Time:  8:30 AM

Start Location: GO AZ Motorcycles Peoria

End Location:  Agave Grille, Ajo, AZ

Published by El Presidente

Riding since 1983, I've owned a variety of bikes over the years, I have done all sorts of riding! I started in the motorcycle industry in 1999 at Fast By Ferracci in Willow Grove, PA, winners of World & AMA Superbike Championships and AMA Supercross race winners. I now work as the Assistant Operations Manager at Spooky Fast Customs and Yamwood Foundry after a stint from 2009 to 2013 at the GO AZ Scottsdale parts department.