Welcome to Badrock 2023.
All makes of "vintage"* - twin shock, air cooled, drum brake - bikes welcome!
is your chance to ride through some of the back country and
actual trails used during the famous Bad Rock ISDT qualifiers
of the 1970's. This is where Hodaka motorcycles were designed,
developed and put to the ultimate test.
event takes off from the historic town of Weston Oregon, approximately
four miles east of Athena.
about a 50-mile course, designed to be an easy ride for someone
who has not been riding regularly or who wants to protect their
investment in some of those hard to find Hodaka parts. The club
will provide a trailer at several points along the route to transport
bikes with mechanical problems or bikes from riders who, for whatever
reason, just don't wish to finish the course.
course does include several sections where the route uses county
roads. Special arrangements have been made with the local authorities
to allow trail bikes to use these sections during the event. Other
than county roads, all the off road sections are on private property
and will not require an ORV permit. However, all bike must be
equipped with a working silencer and spark arrestor.
event is an AMA sanctioned recreational event. You do not need
to be an AMA member to participate. However, without the help
of the AMA, we could not afford to put on events like this and
we encourage you to consider joining. Their web site is www.americanmotorcyclist.com.
must pre-register. This ride is limited to 150 entries and will
be open to all makes of vintage (twin shock, drum brakes, air cooled) bikes.
Signups open in mid-March
If you have questions about the event, please send an email to