The rumbling sounds of motorcycles soon will be echoing along the River Bluff Scenic Byway in Clayton County. Elkader is welcoming the Moto Guzzi Friday, July 13thand Saturday, July 15th. The historical town will be hosting the State Moto Guzzi Rally at the Elkader City Park. The first 190 folks registered will receive a rally pin.
Relax and chat with motorcyclists and marvel at these stunning Italian bikes. Enjoy refreshments like coffee, tea, and lemonade all weekend long. What's more? You can be part of the rally! Not to mention, there will be three delicious meals available. On Friday, enjoy a tasty beef dinner, on Saturday, a hearty breakfast, followed by a mouthwatering pork chop dinner, and on Sunday, start the day with morning-fresh rolls and donuts.
Interested in a gorgeous group ride? On Saturday you can experience the amazing rolling green hills and steep rocky limestone bluffs of Northeast Iowa on a group ride through the scenic vistas of Clayton County.
There are many lodging and camping sites available for you.
Motels and hotels in the area include Elkader Inn, the Franklin Hotel, the Guttenberg Motel, Jailhouse Inn, Cedar St. Suites, The Barn on the Bluff, Morning Mist Cabins, River Park Place, The Courthouse Inn, The Landing –A Riverfront Inn-, and The Red Brick Inn.
Contact Dennis Revis to register. (Phone: 515-491-1882)
Come to visit and experience the hospitality of that Elkader has to offer.
By Gianna Manternach
Image credit: Darla Kelchen CCDG