Mt Lemmon Ride Recap

GO AZ Motorcycles, Scottsdale, AZ – November 3, 2018

by Presidente


A nice sized group of riders assembled at GO AZ Motorcycles in Scottsdale for a promising days’s ride up Mt Lemmon.  The route took the group out toward Apache Junction then on down towards Oracle and the Tucson area.

continue reading

Club Bylaws Update

by El Presidente

As our club grows and evolves, it’s necessary to modify or change our bylaws.  These changes are presented to and voted on by the AZRATPack Board of Directors.  The following changes have been made to our bylaws:

continue reading

2019 Ride Schedule Announced!

Parts Unknown, AZ – October 26, 2018

by El Presidente

Announcing the new schedule for the coming year is always a fun thing for me and this year was made extra special because of the amount of input and effort by the members of our Board of Directors.  We are currently working out all the details.  Watch the events page for updates!  See you on the road!

continue reading

Starting January 1, 2019 – Paid Membership Contributions

Parts Unkown, AZ

by El Presidente

The time has come to start asking participants in our club to contribute in maintaining the infrastructure of our organization.  Though we do seek out sponsors to help pay for targeted aspects of what we do, they do not pay for everything.  That burden has fallen on the Board of Directors since forming and on myself previously.  For example, GO AZ Motorcycles is currently our Ride Series sponsor and cover all costs related to our rides and ride related awards that we give out at the end of the year, but they do not cover things like the costs related to keeping and maintaining our website.

continue reading

October General Membership Meeting & Dinner Recap

Harold’s Cave Creek Corral, Cave Creek, AZ – October 25, 2018

by El Presidente

This month’s dinner was at Harold’s, a local favorite restaurant/bar/country music dance hall in Cave Creek.  Harold’s has a long and interesting Old West history, read all about it on their menu!

continue reading

October 2nd Sunday Breakfast Recap

32 Shea – Phoenix, AZ – October 14, 2018

by Todd Gilles

Those of us brave enough to get out of the house after all the crazy wet stuff fell on Saturday enjoyed great breakfast and conversation at 32 Shea this October.

continue reading

6’s Wild Grand Tour Recap

GO AZ Motorcycles, Peoria, AZ – September 28-30, 2018

by El Chino Loco

It’s 7am on a gorgeous Friday morning and I am heading to GO AZ Motorcycles in Peoria AZ to meet up with the AZRATPack to ride the annual Route 66 motorcycle tour, this year called the 6’s Wild Grand Tour. The morning air is crisp and I am eager to get this bike on the road.

Victor Castañeda, President of the AZRATPack this year created a ride to take advantage of the many Route 66 historical and memorable routes in Arizona. This years: Day 1 routing, would take us from Peoria, AZ out US 60 to the Devils Highway, US 666 (renamed AZ 191) eventually arriving at the first nights stay in Holbrook, AZ on Route 66. The second day would take riders through the petrified forest and onward to ShipRock, New Mexico, Four Corners and eventually stopping in Chinle, AZ, Canyon de Chelley.

continue reading

September 2nd Sunday Breakfast Recap

Tortilla Flat, AZ – September 9, 2018

by El Presidente

Today’s breakfast had the potential to be a big mess.  If you were following on Facebook, our event had 85 RSVPs as confirmed going and  about 1,300 interested.  Had close to 100 people shown up to the restaurant at once, they would have been completely over run.

continue reading

August General Membership Meeting & Dinner Recap

Thee Pitts Again, Glendale, AZ – August 30, 2018

by El Presidente

Philippe & Regitze were the only brave ones to endure the hot, humid night late in monsoon season in their Ural sidecar rig while the rest of us opted for air-conditioned boxes.

continue reading

6’s Wild Grand Tour News: The Wigwam Is Sold Out!

Parts Unkown, AZ

by El Presidente

As of this week, all rooms at The Wigwam in Holbrook is sold out!  Here is an alternate hotel that is nearby:

Brad’s Desert Inn

301 W Hopi Drive

Holbrook, AZ 86025


$69/night as of this writing on all major hotel reservation websites.

Note: you will need to book this hotel on you own.

For more info on the 6’s Wild Grand Tour, click here!

1 2 3 4 9