Attention ATV Club and Veterans - The Warriors Ride: May 27, 2017
In lieu of Armed Forces Day, May 20, 2017 and Memorial Day May 29, 2017.
The Utah/Arizona ATV Club will be sponsoring the 2nd Annual Warriors Ride on Saturday, departing at 8:00AM (Sharp) from the Utah State port of entry weigh station parking lot on US Highway 89 north of Kanab. (Be there before 8:00 AM)
We will Trailer our OHV’s to East Zion, will be parking just past the Buffalo Ranch up a dirt road and parking area.
The Ride is to “Poverty”. Ride rated moderate to difficult: due to sandy washed out areas, grades, and the dugway dropping off the bench into the East Fork of the Virgin River drainage. The ride length is estimated to be, 40 plus miles. (All OHV’s okay). Bring a lunch, sun block, lots of water and bug spray.
Also, Bring a veteran as a guest rider. It is a way for us to express our appreciation to Veterans including our Veteran members for their service to our country.
This ride our second annual “Warriors Ride” is where Club Members invite and host veterans, including disabled veterans that they sponsor, either taking them in their OHV or provide an ATV for them to ride. The Club hosts our Veterans so that they can experience the beautiful areas that we are privileged to enjoy. Our way of saying thank you for their service and for us to honor our Veterans.
Do not forget that the Kanab American Legion is hosting a Memorial Day Ceremony at the Kanab Cemetery on Memorial Day, May 29, 2017 at 11:00 AM.
Armed Forces Day May 20, 2017 (Same day as the ATV Club Fun Run).
This Event will be to honor our American Veterans who will be recognized at our ATV Club Meeting May 18, 2017 at 6:00 PM, Ranchos Park
To foster the recognition of US Military Veterans on Armed Forces Day.
- To raise awareness and enlist the public’s attention to our military veterans and service members.
- To honor all US Veterans including active or disabled veterans through our warriors ride.
- To provide unique, direct recognition and experience the scenic beauty of Kane County, Utah to US Veterans.
For more information about the Utah/Arizona ATV Club Veterans recognition program, contact the UT/AZ ATV Club.
2017 WARRIORS RIDE in lieu of Armed Forces Day
May 27, 2017
Warriors Ride, departing at 8:00AM from the Utah State port of entry weigh station Parking lot on US 89 north of Kanab.
Trailer OHV’s to East Zion, Ride to Poverty. Ride rated moderate: due to sandy washed out areas and lengths which are estimated to be, 40 plus miles.
This ride designated as our second annual “Warriors Ride” where Club Members invite and host veterans, including disabled veterans that they sponsor, and either take them in their OHV or provide an ATV for the ride. This is in lieu of ARMED FORCES Day. The Club will host the Veterans so that they are able to experience the beautiful areas that we are privileged to enjoy. Our way of saying thank you for their service and honoring our Veterans. (All OHV’s okay)