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Old Town HOG Chapter #8194

Whether you are new to the Tampa area or just new to the Harley-Davidson experience, welcome!

Helen GA 2019 Overnight Ride


When: Thursday, May 30, 2019 - Sunday, June 2, 2019
RC: Rick Vincent
KSU: 6 am from Flying J (Interstate 75 & SR 52, San Antonio, FL)
Destination: Helen, GA
Ride Info: The ride up will be 11 hours (with stops) 515 mile ride with interstate miles until the lunch stop in Macon. No interstate miles after lunch.

This will be the 13th consecutive year that our chapter has gone to Helen on the first weekend of June. Helen is an Alpine village nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Northern Georgia on the Chattahoochee River. 

Following are some of the events happening the weekend we are there: The town of Helen is holding a hot air balloon event this weekend. Victor Motorcycles is having their 13th annual Rally in Helen.  

On Friday June 1st and Saturday June 2nd I will be leading chapter rides in Northern Georgia, North Carolina & Tennessee. These rides will include the Tail of the Dragon and Moonshiner 28.

Hotel accommodations will be each rider’s responsibility. There are numerous hotels in town but book early as hotels are booking up due to other events this weekend. Some suggestions are Hampton Inn, Baymont Inn & Suites, Holiday Inn Express & Suites, Super 8, Country Inn & Suites, Quality Inn, Helendorf River Inn, The Heidi Motel, Alpine Crest, Riverbend Motel, The Castle Inn, Alpine River Suites, America’s Best Value Inn, Alpine Valley Inn, Econo Lodge & Jameson Inn. There are numerous hotels in town but book early as hotels are booking up due to other events this weekend. Download flyer for more details, including lodging information. or for a more complete listing of hotels or other information on the area visit www.helenchamber.com/lodging.html.  You can also check out Vacation Rentals by Owner at www.vrbo.com.

If anyone has any questions pertaining to this ride please feel free to contact me on my cell phone at 813-625-1969 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..