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Amtrak Autotrain

We board the train in Sanford for an overnight trip to Lorton VA. Arrive in morning around 9 AM. Amtrak    $338 per person for roomette and motorcycle.  Check Amtrak for lower prices e.g. seat and motorcycle.

Recommend sharing a roomette which will enable you to  get a decent night's rest. Includes wine party, formal dinner with wine and morning breakfast.

You should be a good rider with at least 4000 miles in the last 12 months, familiar with tight switchbacks and comfortable riding a full day in the rain.

Helmets required(full face recommended), protective gear and rainwear. Waterproof boots highly recommended unless you like to spend a lot of time with a hair dryer. If you are wet or uncomfortable you will not joy the trip. Total trip 1875 miles


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    You guys be safe and have a good time. Look forward to your return. I guess you will be using those hair dryers.

    2 · June 13, 2014

    • Bob M.

      Cocktail time

      2 · June 13, 2014

  • Bob M.

    Wow, great start as it is pouring cats and dogs. 1 hour before start.

    1 · June 13, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Sounds like a great time take your time and enjoy' Will be back home will look forward to hearing about your trip Bob

    March 5, 2014

  • Ian P.

    Will ride with you up to the train station in Sanford to enjoy your send off!!!!

    February 7, 2014

  • Bob M.

    Wet boots are not fun for 7 days. I learned this on my trip in Germany. Had my HD boots. Put two coats of Doc Blacks waterproof sealer. Lasted until the end of day 2. Spent the night with hair dryer and paper towels. Nice dry boots the day until 4:40 pm. Repeat, repeat, etc. Rained 8 days.

    February 4, 2014


    Hey Bob, what's with the crack about spending alot of time with a hair dryer?? lol

    February 4, 2014

  • alan m.

    sounds like fun,Bob! but.....(one of these days!)

    February 4, 2014

  • Tony

    Wish I could make this ride again, it's a awesome trip with the best roads anywhere.

    February 4, 2014

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  • Bob M.
    Jedi Knight, Organizer,
    Event Host
  • Brian S.
    Platinum Member for Life,
    Event Host

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