DUE TO THE CURRENT COVID-19 PANDEMIC AND THE RESTRICTIONS ON MANY ASPECTS OF DAILY LIFE, THE 9TH ANNUAL DESERT RIDE IS RESCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, MAY 9TH. DUE TO RAPIDLY-CHANGING INFORMATION, THIS IS NOT A GUARANTEE THAT THE RIDE WILL TAKE PLACE. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY CONCERN OR INCONVENIENCE.
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Join motorcyclists from around the state on some of the best motorcycle roads in central Arizona. All makes and models are welcome to ride. The 241-mile route takes riders through historic Wickenburg, up twisty Yarnell Hill to have lunch in the mining town of Bagdad. End the ride at Barro’s Pizza for an after-ride party and drawing for prizes.
Online registration is $30 per rider, $20 for passenger. You may also register the day of the ride: $35 per rider, $25 for passengerT-shirts are included for the first 30 paid registrations. Riders receive a swag bag that includes a map, the first raffle ticket, and other goodies. Coffee and donuts are available at registration.
On Saturday, May 9, 2020, registration opens at 8:30 a.m., with the last bike out at 10 a.m. The ride begins with registration at Buddy Stubbs Anthem Harley-Davidson, 41715 N. 41st Dr., Anthem, AZ. Raffle stops include the Shell Superpumper in Congress, Copper Country Bar & Grill in Bagdad, and the Mobil at US-93 and Vulture Mine Road in Wickenburg. The after-ride party and drawing for prizes will take place at Barro’s Pizza, 30815 N. Cave Creek Rd., Cave Creek. You must arrive at Barro’s Pizza by 4:30 p.m. The drawing begins promptly at 5 p.m. All proceeds to benefit the St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance. Help feed those who do not have food to eat