January 19-21, 2018 Atchafalaya Levee Ride, Bunkie, Louisiana


November 10-12, 2017 Swamp Scooter Gumbo Rally, Carencro, Louisiana


September 14-17, 2017 Rich Mountain Rendezvous, Mena, Arkansas

The Rich Mountain Rendezvous was known for many years as “The Jailbreak in the Clouds.” Starting in 1999, every third weekend in September members of The Chain Gang – an Internet motorcycle club for owners of the BMW F650 – gathered at Queen Wilhelmina State Park to “kick tires and tell lies.” This Rendezvous will also feature Tiddler runs...off-road on Friday and paved roads on Saturday. Camping available on site. Funds raised at the Rendezvous support CASA charity.


June 10-11, 2017 Arkansas Mountain Top Ride, Russellville, Arkansas


March 24-26, 2017 Kisatchie Bayou Campout, Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana


January 27-29, 2017 Atchafalaya Levee Ride, Morgan City, LA


September 16-18, 2016 Rich Mountain Rendezvous, Mena, Arkansas

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September 8-10, 2016 Hot Springs Rally, Hot Springs, Arkansas

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June 18-19, 2016 Arkansas Mountain Top Ride, Russellville, Arkansas

We hit Rich Mt in Mena, Mt Magazine near Paris, Mt Nebo just south of Russellville and Mt Petit Jean west of Russellville.

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May 14, 2016 Texas Tiddlers Endurance Run, Shelbyville, Texas

Rally central and the start/finish was at Boles Field Campground in the Sabine National Forest located on FM2694 at google map coordinates 31.77246, -93.96832 which is 6.9 miles East of Shelbyville and 3.6 miles West of FM139.

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March 18-20, 2016 Broken Bow, Oklahoma

This was an off-road ride on mainly forest roads through the Broken Bow area. Video from Mike can be viewed here. We also rode the dreaded Kiamichi Trail, and all lived to tell the tale.

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January 29-31, 2016 Atchafalaya Levee Run, Morgan City, Louisiana

This ride was a mix of paved and gravel/dirt roads, and the weather was perfect. We rode ~140 (~50 unpaved) miles along the West levee of the Atchafalaya floodway, stopped to overnight in Morgan City, and returned Sunday ~140 (~35 unpaved) indirect miles along the East levee.

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October 15-18, 2015 Mountain View, Arkansas


September 18-20, 2015 Rich Mountain Rendezvous, Mena, Arkansas

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June 11-14, 2015 Hill Country, Texas

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December 20, 2014 Pie Run, Crockett, Texas

We had a good, but cold, ride down to Crockett, meeting up with a few other riders in Carthage for the ride down. Highlights included a stop at the Cherokee Theater in Rusk, seeing an R26 and seeing Mr. & Mrs. Santa Claus on a trike at the conclusion of the Christmas parade in Cushing.

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November 8, 2014 Group ride on local dirt roads

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November 7-9, 2014 Cajun Swamp Scooter Rally, Lafayette, Louisiana

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October 25, 2014 Ride to the Recklaw Texas Fly-in

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September 19-21, 2014 Rich Mountain Rendezvous, Mena, Arkansas

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August 2, 2014 Castor, Louisiana

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July 2014 Colorado

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May 26 - June 2, 2014 Colorado and Utah

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May 29 - June 1, 2014 The BMW RA National Rally

Barber Motorsports Museum and Park, Birmingham, AL

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May 16 - 18, 2014, New Iberia, Louisiana

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May 17, 2014, Jacksonville, Texas

The East Texas BMW Plus Motorcycle Club hosted their Second Annual Texas National Picnic at Love's Lookout Visitor Center, just north of Jacksonville, TX.

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April 3 - 6, 2014 Texas Hill Country

The group departed from the old SMS on April 3rd to head to the Texas Hill Country. We stayed in Ingram, TX, which was a nice location to hit all of the great riding spots. See part of the group riding the "Three Sisters" here: http://vimeo.com/91244435. Here is video of the Ferraris we saw at the Hill Top Cafe: http://youtu.be/9RKT8o5J3r4.

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March 1, 2014 Cane River Bar and Grill, Natchitoches, LA

After the monthly meeting at Window World, we rode as a group to lunch in Natchitoches.

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February 15, 2014 Shreveport area country roads

Getting a bit excited for the warmer weather, a big group met for breakfast at Strawn's Eat Shop Too. Wayne and Lee headed off for some gravel roads, while another group split off and rode some curvy roads on their way to Mansfield.

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January 4, 2014 Bodcau flood control/wildlife management area ride

After the January RRBMWR meeting, James, Jim, Wayne and Lee rode a loop around the Bodcau flood control/wildlife management area, from Bellevue along the south side to Cotton Valley and back around the north side.

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