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Acadiana Adventure 400 Rider Information Available Sunday

The Adventure Ride roll charts and GPS files will be available to pre-entered riders by Sunday after 6:00 pm.  Registered riders need to sign up as a user on the ADR Adventure Ride forum to access this information at:

http://acadianadirtriders.discussion.community

 

2016 AMA/Yamaha Nat’l Adventure Ride Series

The Acadiana Adventure 400

September 24-25, 2016

INFORMATION

Online Registration

ADR Adventure Ride Forum (Registered riders go here!)

Printable flyer   

Photos of some of the route

Contact:  Gene Stelly – genestelly@gmail.com

The Ride:

  • 400 miles of scenic forest roads, back roads, gravel and unimproved roads.
  • Staging area is Cotile Lake Recreation Area – Boyce, LA 71409.
  • T-shirts for all entries
  • Lunch provided on both days.
  • Supper Saturday night – Cajun Jambalaya
  • All registrants who are AMA members will be entered in AMA’s drawing for a 2017 Yamaha Super Tenere Adventure motorcycle!  Each time you sign up for an AMA National Adventure Riding event, you get another chance to win. More info here and here.
  • This is a self-guided tour.
  • Navigation is by roll chart and/or GPS file (available to pre-entries only, one week prior to event).
  • Cut outs available to shorten ride, if so desired.
  • Obey all speed limits!
  • Ride at your own risk.
  • Event is rain or shine – no refunds.
  • Event is limited to 100 riders.

Cost:

  • Rider:  $120.00
  • Passenger:  $40.00

Bikes:

  • Bikes must be street legal, with license plate and insurance.
  • All dualsport and adventure bikes can ride.
  • Bikes must be able to travel 100 miles between gas stops.

Tires:

  • Roads can vary from tight to loose gravel, fluffy to hard-packed sand/clay to slippery clay.
  • Reccommended:  new, aggressive DOT tires minimum 40/60 up to 20/80.

Hero Sections:

  • Designated Forest Service bike / 4-wheeler trails
  • Bikes must have an USFS-approved spark arrestor.
  • Do not ride alone.  You may need help to pick up your bike (i.e. – larger adventure bikes)
  • Forest Service day permit required.  If you plan to ride the Hero sections, please check off on the entry so we can acquire your permits.

Camping:

Lodging:

  • 5 Hotels are located 15 miles away on I-49, Exit 90 (reservations recommended).
  • Hotel info / map

Sign-up Deadlines:

  • Online:  09/21/2016

Online Registration:

Check-in Packets:

  • Friday evening:  4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Saturday morning:  6:00 am – 8:00 am

Check List:

  • Street legal bike
  • Insurance
  • Roll chart holder
  • Aggressive tires
  • Spark arrestor (Hero sections)
  • Hero permit (check box on sign-up form)
  • Lodging reservations

 

ADR Adventure Ride Forum

Online Registration Now Open for 2016 ADR Adventure Ride

AMA Adventure Ride Series

AMA Adventure Ride Series

 

 

 

 

 

 

Online registration for The Acadiana Adventure 400 slated for Sept 24-25, 2016, is up and running!  Sign up here.

ADR is excited that our 2016 Acadiana 400 Adventure Ride event has been added to the 2016 AMA/Yamaha Nat’l Adventure Ride Series calendar.

Complete information on the ride can be found here.

Here’s the 2016 Adventure Ride Flyer