June 13, 2011 by Hersey · Comments Off on Thunder on the Mountain VI – July 15-17, 2011
Thunder on the Mountain VI
This is the sixth year for this great event.
Vendors, bike show, bike rodeo, live bands, and more.
$10.00 per day, $15.00 for the weekend
Free setup for vendors.
July 15, 16, 17 2011
Lake Ridge RV Resort
Route 100, 4 miles North of Hillsville, VA
Sponsored by the Virginia Bikers Association.
Proceeds go to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.
January 13, 2010 by Hersey · Comments Off on 2010 Thunder on the Mountain V – July 16-18 2010
2010 Thunder on the Mountain V
When: July 16, 17, 18 2010
Where: Lake Ridge RV Resort, North of Hillsville, Virginia off of Route 100
Admission: $10 per day, $15 for the weekend
Profits go to Saint Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital
Live bands, Bike Show, Motorcycle Rodeo, Vendors, more.
Camping available: Tent, RV, Motor Home.
Camping reservations: 276-766-3703 or 866-513-1773
Hotel reservations: Hampton Inn 276-728-2345
For more information:
The Virginia Bikers Association hosted their 3rd annual Thunder on the Mountain motorcycle rally at the Lake Ridge RV Resort in Carroll.
More than 200 motorcyclists rode through the county as the Virginia Bikers Association held their 3rd annual “Thunder On The Mountain” bike rally on July 25-27 at the Lake Ridge RV Resort in Carroll.
“This was a huge success for the Association and it was great to support two great charitable organizations in the county,” said Wes Hurst, Supervisor for Carroll County and Treasurer for the Virginia Bikers Association.
For more information on the Virginia Bikers Association (VABA) visit their website.
June 23, 2008 by Hersey · Comments Off on Officials and organizers look forward to successful motorcycle rally
In these times of last minute permit cancellations and council votes to ban motorcycle events, its refreshing to report of enthusiastic city officials discussing an upcoming rally.
Thunder in the Valley is celebrating its tenth annual rally with an expected attendance of 200,000 visitors to its event that will run from Thursday through Sunday in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. Promising live music, food, an official bike parade and a range of motorcycle related events that includes a “biker baby” contest for proud biker parents.
June 17, 2008 by Hersey · Comments Off on Oakland Motorcycle Cops Stir Controversy with Loud Pipes
Civilians are usually the ones getting attention for loud motorcycle exhausts, but this time the San Francisco Chronicle reports that the Oakland Police Department– AKA “Rolling Thunder”– has re-installed noisy aftermarket pipes onto their fleet of Harley-Davidsons. According to the article, safety concerns spread among the department three months ago when an officer riding with stock pipes was struck by a motorist who claims he didn’t hear him coming. The new pipes produce an average of 93 decibels.