Temple Bar – Sunday, August 16th Hugs-n-Handshakes: 6:00am – 6:45am Briefing: 6:45am Leave: 7:00am Location: RRP
Railroad Pass – Chevron Next to Railroad Pass / Henderson Located just 75 miles from Las Vegas in the Temple Basin side of eastern Lake Mead. The area is known for two things: the massive rock formation that gave the area its name and the 20 mile long unobstructed water ski runs!
St George, UT – Saturday, August 22nd Hugs-n-Handshakes: 6:00am – 6:45am Briefing: 6:45am Leave: 7:00am Location: SSM Speedway Speedee Mart / Speedway Exit The ride into Utah is always very scenic! St George was founded as cotton mission in 1861, while early settlers cultivated cotton as a commodity crop, they failed in producing cotton at competitive market rates; consequently, cotton farming was abandoned. Tourism was more important to the economy and developed as the railroads began to carry visitors to nearby Zion National Park. We will be stopping at Cracker Barrel for a meal before heading back to the valley.