Minnesota Chapter
of the
Moto Guzzi National Owners Club

2008 fall color run

Event details

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Event details

Date: Saturday, October 11th, 2008

Note change to the 11th!!!! Not the 18th.

This is our Annual Color Run. John Ulrich will be leading the ride. The following is his intended route.

Place: Hwy 7 and Hopkins Crossroad, Perkins parking lot.

If you want a light "snack"/Coffee arrive at Perkins around 8:15 AM. Leaving Perkins on Hwy 7 & Hopkins Crossroad at 9:00 AM. Gas is next door; fill up before 9:00 AM. Those who need sleep and want to catch-up. We will leave the first stop at the Wayzata Train Depot on Lake Street, Wayzata at 10:00 AM. Arriving at Carlson's Orchard & Bakery at 11:00 AM for Lunch. See below for route/links/phone numbers

Start at Perkins (gassed and ready to go at 9:00 AM)

  • Hwy 7 west to Christmas Lake Rd :: turn RIGHT
  • At the T (Excelsior Rd) :: turn LEFT
  • At Minnetonka Blvd :: turn RIGHT
  • At 101 :: turn LEFT
  • At McGinty Rd :: turn LEFT follow curves, head thru downtown
  • At Train Station (on left) Barry Ave/Grove LN E :: turn LEFT.

Break at Train Station (1hr, 44 miles to Carlson's)

  • Leaving Station :: LEFT on Lake St.
  • At Ferndale. LEFT :: Stay LEFT at Curve!!!!
  • At Cty Rd 15 :: LEFT and wait for the group on road edge!
  • At Cty Rd 19 :: RIGHT
  • At the T :: Right on 51
  • At Cty Rd 84 (aka Old Crystal Bay Rd) :: LEFT 84 changes into 19
  • At Cty Rd 6 :: .LEFT 6 turns into 20
  • At Cty Rd 10 (Watertown) :: Right
  • At Cty Rd 25 :: Right
  • At Cty Rd 20 :: Left (actually straight as 25 curves left)
  • At Cty Rd 33 :: Right for a hundred feet
  • At Cty Rd 20 :: Left
  • At Cty Rd 1 or 261 or 6th St :: Right
  • At CR56 :: Left :: At Stop Sign (CR5 SW or 5) go straight to Carlson's

Break at Carlson's Orchard & Bakery (45 minutes, 29 miles to Retro)

  • Leaving:
  • At CR5 :: Left
  • At 110 St SW :: Right
  • At Cty Rd 6 :: Left
  • At Cty Rd 30 (aka CR30 SW aka 90th St S) :: Right, Follow into Delano
  • At Hwy 12 :: Left - Follow Detour thru town to Cty Rd 30/11 Right
  • At Cty Rd 19 :: Left to Retro Fountain on left after the R&R tracks

Break at Retro Fountain

  • Leaving: Right
  • At Cty Rd 24 Left
  • At Hwy 55 Right :: to HWY 494 Bye!

Perkins
952-933-5220
11300 Highway 7 at Hopkins Cross Road
Minnetonka, MN 55305

Carlson's Orchard
320-485-3704
http://www.carlsonsorchardbakery.com

Retro Fountain
763-479-1000
http://www.retroroast.com

Please join John for this scenic activity.

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