Spanish Border ADV Ride

SPRING & AUTUMN SPANISH BORDER ADVENTURE RIDES

The Spring & Autumn Spanish Border Adventure rides will take place on the border of Southern Colorado and Northern New Mexico. In and around the Rio Grande River Valley, the Southern San Luis Valley and the Sangre de Cristo Mountains in June & September. Join Exit Tours Motorcycle Club and your first ride is included. No workdays, meetings or Politics. Just Join and Ride.

An Epic Spring 3 Day Ride from June 11-to 13th, 2021 – Friday to Sunday, when the trees are turning green, or a 4 Day Autumn Ride September 17th -20th – Friday to Monday when the leaves are changing colors.

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The Spring Spanish Border ride June 11-13th you will have the opportunity to stay and start the ride from an old High School in Antonito, Colorado. Day 1 Ride a portion of the Old Santa Fe Trail along the Conejos river, ride near old narrow gauge railroad tracks, have lunch at a remote active old train depot, ride along a Wilderness Boundary and along the Continental Divide Trail, and stay at the old Chili Line Depot in Tres Piedras, New Mexico.

Day 2 visit the spectacular Rio Grande Gorge from the top and ride down into the gorge and along the Rio Grande river. Then ride near and above and stay in Taos, New Mexico.

Day 3 ride in an area of Northern New Mexico and Southern Colorado where few people people live and fewer visit. Ride amongst some old Volcanos and visit the oldest Town in Colorado, San Luis. Return to your truck or RV securely parked in Antonito on the border in time for the included dinner Sunday night and say adios.

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On the Autumn Spanish Border Adventure Ride September 17-20th you will have the opportunity to stay and start the ride from an old High School, ride part of the old Santa Fe Trail, ride along the Conejos river and around Antonito Mountain, and have lunch at the old Chile Line train depot. Then ride to and remote camp right on the spectacular Rio Grande Gorge on Day 1.

Day 2 ride into the Rio Grande gorge and ride along the Rio Grande river, then ride around & above and stay in Taos, New Mexico.

Day 3 Ride north into Colorado and the Great Sand Dunes National Monument, a challenging way over a 10K foot mountain pass or an easy way, and soak and camp at the Great Sand Dunes Hot Springs.

Day 4 ride a circuitous route down the San Luis Valley, along the Rio Grande river back to your truck or RV securely parked on the border in Antonito . Enjoy an included BBQ and say Adios.

 

There won’t be any games, talks, or seminars. You will find spectacular Adventure bike loops and the camaraderie of like-minded enthusiasts around a bonfire.

These adventure rides are suitable for 250cc Dual Sport to Open Adventure Bikes. The Club will portage your camping gear so you can ride unencumbered.

The Routes are 2 track, dirt roads and as little pavement as possible.

 

LINK TO INFO ON SPRING RIDE:

SPRING SPANISH BORDER ADVENTURE RIDE

 

WHAT: 3 DAY SPRING ADVENTURE RIDE IN SOUTHERN COLORADO & NORTHERN NEW MEXICO

WHEN: June 11-13  2021  Ride Friday to Sunday

Arrive Thursday June 10

WHERE: Colorado & New Mexico Border

ARRIVE & STAY THURSDAY: Antonito, CO

START FRIDAY: Antonito, CO

FRIDAY NIGHT:  Tres Piedras, NM  

SATURDAY NIGHT: Taos , NM

SUNDAY: Antonito, CO

START TIME: 7 AM to 9 AM on Friday June 11th

START ADDRESS:  Old Antonito High School

River Ave & 7th Street

Antonito, Colorado, 81120

GOOGLE MAP LINK to OLD HIGH SCHOOL

 

LINK TO INFO ON AUTUMN RIDE: 

AUTUMN SPANISH BORDER ADVENTURE RIDE

 

WHAT:  4 DAY AUTUMN ADVENTURE RIDE IN SOUTHERN COLORADO & NORTHERN NEW MEXICO

WHEN: September 17-20  2021  Ride Friday to Monday

Arrive Thursday Sept 16

WHERE: Colorado & New Mexico Border

ARRIVE & STAY THURSDAY: Antonito, CO

START FRIDAY: Antonito, CO

FRIDAY NIGHT:  Rio Grande Gorge, NM  

SATURDAY NIGHT: Taos , NM

SUNDAY NIGHT:  Great Sand Dunes Hot Springs Pool, CO

MONDAY: ANTONITO, CO

START TIME: 7 AM to 9 AM on Friday September 17th

START ADDRESS:  Old Antonito High School

River Ave & 7th Street

Antonito, Colorado, 81120

GOOGLE MAP LINK to OLD HIGH SCHOOL

 

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