May 3 - 5, 2023
Kick off the 2024 riding season in Eureka Springs Arkansas!
A MSTA "Just For Fun" Event
Get ready for an exhilarating adventure at the 7th annual Ozark Escape "Just for Fun" event! Held annually in the breathtaking state of Arkansas, this event is a must for both seasoned Ozarks enthusiasts and those who are new to this stunning region. Arkansas is proudly known as the "Natural State," and you're about to find out why!
Prepare to be captivated by the picturesque landscapes, discover hidden gems, and conquer some of the most thrilling roads in the country. This event marks the perfect kickoff to the riding season!
The best part? There's absolutely no cost to participate in this extraordinary event. All we kindly ask is that you register to help us plan for the fantastic turnout we anticipate. And here's the most exciting part: EVERY rider is welcome!
Whether you're an MSTA member or not, you're invited to join in on the fun.
Have any burning questions? Simply click on the icon to shoot us an email, and we'll get back to you with lightning-fast responses. Get ready for an unforgettable adventure in the Natural State!
You asked and we answered!
Many attendees asked for a change of venue and after doing our research we agreed.
The new location will be the;
Best Western - Inn of the Ozarks
207 West Van Buren, Eureka Springs AR - 72632
Room Rates: $119 plus tax for a standard room with one King or two Queen beds.
*Two Night Minimum Stay Required
We have a block of 40 rooms saved for the event.
Each individual is responsible for calling the hotel's reservations desk and making their own reservation out of the block. Please ensure that you mention that you are with the "MSTA" event
Savor delicious breakfasts, lunches, and dinners in Eureka Springs at Best Western Inn of the Ozarks' popular Myrtie Mae's Cafe, renowned for it's delicious home style cooking and wide variety of menu items.
As one of Eureka Springs' oldest dining traditions, Myrtie's dishes up hearty breakfasts, daily lunch specials, mouth-watering dinners, fresh homemade desserts, and the most bountiful salad bar in Eureka Springs
Attention Riders - Saturday Evening Dinner,
We are excited to have you join us for our upcoming Ozark Escape! As part of the event, we will host an informal dinner at the restaurant Myrtie Maes Cafe. We would love for you to join us for this delicious dining experience.
Please note that seating is limited, so we kindly request that you sign up to hold your seat. To do so, fill out the registration form.
We can't wait to share this special evening with you at Myrtie Maes Cafe!
Jerry & Jamie James
DOWNLOAD THE ROUTES
* If you don't use a GPS, you might want to try OsmAnd for your navigational needs. You can download the App in your devices store or go to: https://osmand.net for more details. The good news is Norm Kern has compiled a detailed tutorial of how to install and utilize the app. This app will allow you to download the route files when they are available.
SIGN UP FOR GROUP RIDE
Sign up for one of the group rides. All rides will be limited to 8-12 bikes. You can sign up at the event if spots are available.
May 3 - Sport Touring Ride
May 3 - Adventure Ride
May 4 - Sport Touring Ride
May 4 - Adventure Ride
Don't forget to sign the ride waiver when you sign up, or you will not be able to participate in the guided rides.
Our good friends Dustin and Kate Coit from So Live So Ride will lead the adventure rides. They are very skilled riders who will be leading the group on their BMW GS's
Jamie and I will be leading the sport-touring routes. We have been riding in the Ozarks since 2004, so we have it down to a science.
What riders say about this event
Friendly hosts, Great roads, and Interesting riders from all over. Thanks for all of the work that you folks put in to make this a great first Arkansas motorcycle ride for me.
Ozark Escape Limited Edition T-Shirt
This is a "Just for fun" event and there is no fee to attend. In the past, we have been asked how riders can contribute to the event. We have made it easy to do by clicking on the link below.
We THANK YOU for your support!