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Events & Rides


The following CARA events are scheduled for 2017.  Please CALL or E-mail info@calgaryatvriders.com for more information.

Calgary ATV Riders Ride Rules *UPDATED - PLEASE READ*

A handy Alberta Regulations Guide Book can be downloaded here.

 

Join the Calgary ATV Riders for their 2018 Rides throughout the Southern Rockies!


2018

Ride & Event

Schedule

Rides & Events

January 5th to 7th - Motorcycle show-Volunteers needed to man the CARA booth, promote the club along with stewardship days and proper trail sustainability( BMO Centre)

February 8th to 11th - Outdoor Show-Volunteers needed to man the CARA booth, promote the club along wtih stewardship days and proper trail sustainablility( BMO Centre)

February 18th - Family Day Winter ride, pot luck  (Ghost Airstrip Provincial Recreation Area( PRA)

April 14th - Cteen youth group field trip, volunteers needed with legal 2 ups or side by side to meet Mclean weight restriction for youth ride( Mclean Creek OHV area), AREA WILL BE CONFIRMED UPON NEED. 

May 5th - The 10th annual Mclean Creek Poker Rally(Mclean Creek OHV area)

May 19th to 21st - May long weekend Camping, Silent Auction, & riding on designated trail system. A $25.00/night camping fee will apply to each unit. Large fenced private area with cookhouse, outhouses, garbage bins, firewood and room for 50+ units. New members and day trips welcome( Ghost Airstrip Provincial Recreation area( pra).

June 16th to 17th - Fifth annual Stewardship days, Volunteer BBQ - Camping area TBA, 1-2 nights camping fees paid by CARA for volunteers

June 30th to July 2nd - Camping and day ride, daily non sanctioned rides( Saturday CARA sanctioned ride only). Location Dutch Creek, Caesars's flats.

August 4th to 6th - Camping and day ride, daily non sanctioned rides( Saturday CARA sanctioned ride only). Locaton Drayton Valley, with Brazeau ATV club.

September 1st to 3rd - September Long weekend, CARA's 11th annual pig roast. Pro-am Demo days, Camping and riding on designated trail system. a $25.00/night camping fees applies to each camping unit. Large fenced private area with cookhouse, outhouses, garbage bins, supplied firewood and room for 50+ units. New members and day trips welcome. ( Ghost airstrip Provincial recreation area(pra).

November 3rd - The 15th annual rebels ride and BBQ. Waiperous staging are to Margaret lake and other designated areas depending on group and rider size. ( Waiperous creek 4x4 staging area).


CARA 2018 Meeting Dates:

April 21st Annual General Meeting(AGM).

October 16th General Meeting( date subject to change)



2017 CARA

Ride Schedule

• January 6th – 8th  – Volunteers will be needed to man the CARA booth and promote the club. (BMO Centre)

• February 9th – 12th – Volunteers will be needed to man the CARA booth and promote the club. (BMO Centre)

• February 19th - (Sunday) Family Day Winter Ride and Pot Luck at the (Ghost Airstrip Provincial Recreation Area (PRA)

• May 6th  - The 9th Annual McLean Creek Poker Rally.(McLean Creek OHV area)

• May 18th - 22th -CHANGES PENDING DUE TO AIRSTRIP CLOSURE: May Long weekend Camping and riding on designated trail system. A $25/night camping fees applies to each camping unit. Large fenced private area with cookhouse, outhouses, garbage bins, supplied firewood and room for 50+ units. New members and Day trips welcome. (Ghost Airstrip Provincial Recreation Area (PRA)

• June 17th – 18th , the Fourth Annual Stewardship Days, Volunteer BBQ– (Waiparous Creek Group Campground)

1-2 nights camping fees paid by CARA for Volunteers, Trail work to be determined.

• June 29th  –July 3rd  - Camping and day ride, daily non-sanctioned rides (Saturday CARA Sanctioned ride only). (Location TBD, Crowsnest or Dutch Creek) 

• Aug 3rd –Aug 7th - Canada Day Camping and Riding (Location TBD, Caroline, Rigs Street, James Wilson or Nordegg)

• Aug 31st . Sept 4th  - September Long Weekend, CARA's 11th Annual Pig Roast.  Pro-Am Demo Days - Camping and riding on designated trail system. A $25/night camping fees applies to each camping unit. Large fenced private area with cookhouse, outhouses, garbage bins, supplied firewood and room for 50+ units. New members and Day trips welcome. (Ghost Airstrip Provincial Recreation Area (PRA).

• Nov 4th   The 14th annual Rebels Ride and BBQ.  (Wiaparous Creek 4x4 Staging area).


2016 Ride & Event Schedule

Rides & Events

January 9th - 11th - Motorcycle Show Exhibit held at the BMO Centre (Cara to participate at booth #578)

• February 15th (Sunday) Family Day Winter Ride at the

• May 2nd, the 8th annual McLean Creek Poker Rally. McLean Creek OHV area

• May Long weekend May 15th - 18th Camping and riding on designated trail system. A $25/night camping fees applies to each camping unit. Large fenced private area with cookhouse, outhouses, garbage bins, supplied firewood and room for 50+ units. New members and Day trips welcome. Ghost Airstrip Provincial Recreation Area (PRA)

• May 30th - 31st - the 2nd annual Stewardship Days - Trail maintenance TBD  Ralph's Motorsports to sponsor event.

• July 3rd - 5th Crowsnest Pass (N of Atlas Staging Area) - Random camping in the area, (Daily non-sanctioned rides) (Saturday CARA Sanctioned ride only)

• July 31st - Aug 3rd Camping and Riding, Caroline. 

• Sept 4th - 7th - CARA's 9th Annual Pig Roast and potluck meal & Pro-Am Demo Days Family Rides and Campout at the 20 acre Ghost Airstrip group campground. $25/unit nightly camping fees apply. Ghost Airstrip Provincial Recreation Area (PRA).

• Nov 7th, the 11th annual Rebels Ride and BBQ. From South Ghost Staging area to Margaret Lake for a BBQ lunch then return. South Ghost Staging area

There will be a few non-sanctioned rides throughout the year that many of our member attend.

• Dutch Creek Boys Weekend (Usually the 2nd weekend in June, check out Facebook or our Forum for more information a few months prior to the event) CARA Non-sanctioned event

• Sundre Poker Rally, Sunday August 2nd The Poker Rally is always held on the Sunday of the August Long Weekend

 

CARA AGM:  April 26th, 2016  Royal Canadian Legion  606-38 Ave NE

CARA General Meeting:  October 21, 2016