GWRRA Minnesota Chapter Q

Gold Wing Road Riders Association, America's Heartland (Region E)


Gold Wing Road Riders Association (GWRRA), Minnesota Chapter "Q", is based in the West and Northwest Metro area of Minneapolis and St. Paul.
We would like to invite you and your family to join us for some fun and motorcycle riding. The Chapter has its monthly Social the second Wednesday of each Month, except for December. We have weekly Wednesday night rides (from April through September) which depart from the standard ride point. The location of the Monthly Social and the Ride Point location is found on the Events page.
Check out our events page for all of the details on the rides and other events, including our Saturday breakfasts. If you have any questions contact the people listed on the membership page. They will love to answer any questions about the chapter.
A link is available for GWRRA membership info or to join GWRRA on the Links page. After joining GWRRA, go to the registration page to create an account on this site.

Have a question? Please contact the Chapter Director Dave Harder, or the webmaster Jim Rivord with any and all questions.

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Recent newsletter

June 2019 Chapter Q Newsletter
Posted: 5/31/2019

2019 June Chapter Q Newsletter

February 2019 Chapter Q Newsletter
Posted: 5/31/2019

2019 February Chapter Q Newsletter

March 2019 Chapter Q Newsletter
Posted: 5/31/2019

March 2019 Chapter Q Newsletter

May 2019 Chapter Q Newsletter
Posted: 5/31/2019

2019 Chapter Q Newsletter

April 2019 Newsletter
Posted: 5/20/2019

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Upcoming Events

Ride to Dinner 8/24/2019 Culvers - Plymouth (Peony Lane)
Chapter Q Dinner 8/24/2019 Waterfront Lakeside Grill
Wing Ding - Nashville, TN 8/28/2019  
Chapter Weekly Ride-Ox Yoke Inn 8/28/2019 Ride Point
Chapter Weekly Ride-Navarre Culvers 9/4/2019 Ride Point
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Recent Blog Posts

The Chapter Q Blog Page   Bob & Fran Frazee | 5/26/2019

Good morning everyone.  It promises to be a wonderful day and I’m going to join Scott Mattson on a ride for some pie.

But before I go I just wanted to remind you about one of the features Jim Rivord has set up on the Chapter Q web pag...Click the title for the full post

Trailer and Bike Care Hints – Some Odds and Ends   James Rivord | 5/25/2019

Trailer Lights not working – flickering? Most problems stem from improper or lost ground.  Run a test ground wire from vehicle directly to the light.  Still doesn’t work?  Check bulbs, check connector coupling for broken wire.  Never allow...Click the title for the full post

Great Website for Motorcycle Roads   James Rivord | 5/25/2019
Visit the web site called Motorcycle Roads ("") when you are traveling and looking for a great place to ride.
Rider Perception Challenge   James Rivord | 9/3/2018
On the Motorcycle Safety Foundation web site there is a Basic Rider Course Quiz that is kind of fun to keep you sharp. The web site is below.

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Editorial - Why Volunteering May be a Bad Idea for You   James Rivord | 7/28/2018

I read several newsletters and blogs related to my job as a software developer. I read a blog post by Louis Davidson on I cannot find a link to the original article online. The article was software based, I changed it a little to be GWRRA based. But I am only passing on anot...Click the title for the full post

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