2014 Main Ride Schedule

We will ride "Rain or Shine" Always on the 3rd Saturday of Sept

Meet on Riverfront Parkway – Chattanooga, TN.

Leave 8am EST (West on Martin Luther King Blvd. to Riverfront Parkway)

CMA will provide free coffee & snacks while they last.

Please join the ride at the designated stops ONLY, do not try to jump into a gap while the ride is moving.
Note: This Ride is not affiliated with the ride that leaves Bridgeport, AL

Fayetteville Junior High School, Wilson Parkway (ON THE BYPASS.)
GAS, LUNCH AND REST STOP..................... Fayetteville, TN (app. 100 miles) Arrive app. 10:00am CST
SATURDAY'S RIDE END.................................Florence, AL (app. 98 miles) Arrive Approx. 2:30pm CST

Total Mileage of ride approx. 200 miles.
Free 3 Day POW Wow, Fri-Sun Florence, AL, McFarland Park
Starting Friday at 12:00 noon


Safe Places to join the end of the ride. We will have a rescue vehicle at the end of the ride, that will be aware of individuals wishing to join the group. He will back off and allow bikes to enter, AT THE REAR ONLY! The following place are the only allowed places.

  • Jasper - Ingle's Parking Lot
  • Tracy City - Empty Lot across from the BP and Dollar Store
  • Monteagle - Mountain Outfitters Parking lot
  • Winchester - Sharp Shoppers Grocery Store
  • Lawrenceburg - Story and Lee Furniture Store Hwy. 43 Leoma. Please be courteous and to the left of the entrance, do not block driveway and use the port-a john provided. They are a open and operating busines.
  • Native Americans who ride their motorcycles to Florence, see Ellen Pittman at POW WOW arena for recognition.

Please respect the customs and laws of the Town of Florence.

All Routes subject to change without notice.

September 19, 2014 Cherokee, NC

Group ride to Thunder Creek H-D, Chattanooga TN. leave Cherokee Expo Center, 1501 Acquoni Rd. Cherokee, NC at 11:00 a.m. EST.


  • Great Smokies Inn (828)497-2020
  • Baymont Inn (828)497-2102

Contact: Mike Callahan (336)889-6527 e-mail:

SPECIAL EVENT September 18, 2014 Maggie Valley, NC

WHEELS THROUGH TIME SPECIAL EVENT                                        
The “museum that runs” wants to welcome the Trail Of Tears Remembrance Motorcycle Riders to the Smoky Mountains. Located 5 miles from the Blueridge Parkway in Maggie Valley NC. Less than 20 miles from Cherokee NC and the Reservation of the Eastern Band Of The Cherokee Nation. FESTIVITIES WILL BEGIN AT 3PM on 9-18-14. There will be a guided tour of the Wheels Through Time Museum with demonstrations of  unique antique motorcycles. With a cookout provided for the riders following the tour. All of this for an admission of $15.00. Please confirm your attendance by calling WTT at 828-926-6266. They want to make sure there is enough food for everyone to enjoy. Come see the world's premier collection of rare American motorcycles.

September 19, 2014 Cartersville, GA

Cartersville, Ga.-  FRIDAY 9/19 The official TOT Ride from Georgia

Friday 9/19, 9AM to 12 NOON, the gathering of the TOT riders at Harley Davidson of Cartersville, Ga.
Breakfast served complements of Henry's Louisiana Grill / Acworth, Ga. /
Ride departs promptly at 12 noon EST, to meet the ride coming from Cherokee, NC for a group ride in remembrance
of the Native Americans of Georgia and North Carolina. Our destination will be Thunder Creek Harley Davidson in Chattanooga.
Host Hotel - Holiday Inn of Cartersville, 770-386-0830 / mention TOT for special rates for Thursday evening.
Complete information. / or Ken Markham 770-329-6067

Charlie Maxwell Ride.pdf

September 19, 2014 Oak Grove, KY

Kentucky Trail of Tears Motorcycle Ride

Leave Wal-Mart at Oak Grove, KY. at 8:00 AM (Wal-Mart is located 1.5 miles South of I24 on Hwy 41A) Ends at Thunder Creek Harley Davidson in Chattanooga, TN. Join the Trail of Tears Remembrance Association, Inc. annual Motorcycle Ride at their kickoff party.

Sunday there will be a group that will return to Oak Grove, KY. via the Natchez Trace.


Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014

Depart for TBD, Oklahoma

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Please also see our Riding Tips Page

For Additional Information: TOTRAI or Jim Dunn 1-877-TOT-TRIP (868-8747)


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