Day #0 (Sept 6)---I am working with Luis at the Best Western Plus Arrowhead Hotel in the Colton, CA .
909-572-3260 (This is the same Hotel we stayed at before when it was the Hampton Inn)
The Best Western mgr Luis will not work with me at all, unlike the old Hampton. Now working with Dhar at the Quality Inn, 1750 S. Waterman Ave., San Bernardino, Ca, phone 909-888-4827. I think he will work with me. I have called 3 times to talk with him and never got to talk with him or didn't get a call back. Three more calls no talk and no return. I think I now look elsewhere. 2-7-19 I called again and left all my information, we will see if he calls.
Day #1 (Sept 7)---(83 Miles)---Group A will go to the Santa Monica Pier at 8:am and that is where they start there Ride, Group B will start at 9:am form the Colton Hotel. Our day will end with a banquet at the Quality Inn Motel in Barstow, CA after seeing all the sights along the way. I am working with Veronica at 760-256-6891 call after 9am, I talked with night mgr on 1-8-19
Talked with Veronica Renteria (mgr) 1-22-19, she is checking with Mr Wong and will eMail me with our rate.
Rate: $49 Standard room $59 Courtyard View + taxes
(I will get my two complimentary rooms).
Ask for the "Ride for the Relay Rate" to get these prices
Cut off date for your reservesions is August 9th.
You will receive Breakfast for 2
I must call and reserve my two rooms-----------------------------------------------------don't forget
Quality Inn Barstow
1520 E Main Street
Barstow, CA 92311
Day #2 (Sept 8)---(205 miles)---We will have established groups but for the most part we will all be going the same way. Leaving Barstow and traveling across the Mojave Desert where we will be leaving our painted rocks and traveling through Needles, CA to Oatman, AZ and on in to the Quality Inn Motel in Kingman, AZ.s Manager Gill has us 40 rooms blocked at $49. My two rooms are paid for. firstname.lastname@example.org
1400 East Andy Devine Avenue
Telephone: (928) 753-4747
Ask for the "Ride for the Relay" special price of $54.99
This does include breakfast.
Day #3 (Sept 9)---(224 miles)---From Kingman we travel east through Seligman, AZ. Some of us will go to the Grand Canyon, some will go off Route 66 and go through Jerome, AZ, Sedona on into Flagstaff and maybe some stopping to see the Meteor Crator and we will end up standing on the corner in Winslow, AZ. It is a fine site to see. Tully is my contact (Manager). James is who I have talked with today 1-22-19, 2-7-19 I called James again for information.
1701 North Park Drive
Winslow, AZ 86047
Ask for the "Ride for the Relay" Special price of $70.
Must make room reservations before August 15th, 2019
Day #4 (Sept 10)---(190 miles)---Winslow, AZ to near Sky City Casino, NM. Today is beautiful country, the petrified forest, painted desert, and if we get there in time we will have lunch at Earl's Restaurant in Gallop, NM
We will end the day in Acoma, AZ at the Sky City Casino Hotel. Laura Grant was my contact. I don't believe Laura is there anymore, I now talk to
Day #5 (Sept 11)---(253 miles)---Leaving Acoma, AZ going to visit with Bobby Unser in Albuquerque, then to Santa Fe and on east to Santa Rosa. Barbara White is the manager. Barbie was not in and I spoke to Geanette who remembers us from before. Barbie will call me back. She is the one that spent a day with Wilson Nichols. I spoke with Barbie and she gave us a rate of $85 and we must have our rooms reserved by August 15th.
Santa Rosa, New Mexico
2475 Historic Route 66
Santa Rosa, New Mexico
Telephone: (575) 472-2300
Be sure to ask for a room for the Ride for the Relay Special of $85
Day #6 (Sept 12)---(171 miles)---From Santa Rosa we go to Amarillo. I want to get in early enough to go to Bob Liles gift shop and of course the Big Texan for Dinner.
Day #7 (Sept 13)---(258 miles)---This will probably change but for now we end up in Oklahoma City.
Don't yet if there will be a tour of the Cancer Treatment Centers of America.
Also a group to the Bombing Site down town Oklahoma City.
I have talked to the Landrunner (10-12-18) about motels in the area.
Day #8 (Sept 14)---(218 miles)---Joplin is a must stay, Chris has been so good to us. I have been in contact with Chris by way of messanger on facebook, He is working on our stay.
Day #9 (Sept 15)---(179 miles)---From Joplin we go to Rolla, MO no reason to stay there, we can go further if we want. Check out the Pear Tree Inn, 2006 N. Bixhop Ave, Rolla 65401 573-364-4000.
Day #10 (Sept 16)---(234 miles)---Rolla, Mo to Lincoln, IL. Peartree Inn
Day #11 (Sept 17)---(124 miles)---Joliet, Ill will be the official end of the Ride with day 12 being a trip to the Navy Pier for those that want the complete experience.
Day #12 (Sept 18)---(47 miles)---That mileage is on interstate and the group will be taking Old Route 66 and I will guess about 10 more miles and about 3 hours more.
Ride for the Relay 2019
September 7, 2019 we will be riding Old Route 66 from Colton, CA to Chicago, IL. It will be 12 days of fun and excitement. If you have already become a All the way Gang member this will be a whole new trip. Ok you are understanding what I am talking about, we are running the Old Route 66 from the West to the East and you will see everything you missed going East to West. Now for you that have never done this Ride know this. You do not have to ride a motorcycle (I will be driving a fourwheeler) to be a part. Are goal for this trip is to raise $50,000 and we will be asking you to do your part.