Family Fun Ride

~~ Spring Family Fun Ride ~~

May 22 & 23, 2021

If you will be attending, you need to read this entire page. You will need to print, fill out, and sign all required forms and bring them with you to the event. Scroll down to find the required forms.

Social Distancing Requirements

New York State social distancing requirements are in effect at this event. You MUST WEAR A FACE COVERING if you are unable to maintain 6’ distance from people NOT in your family.

If you are experiencing any symptoms of COVID-19, or if you do not feel safe attending this event please stay home.

Ride Description

  • We will have multiple loops with varyious lengths and skill levels.
  • We’ll also have a kids loop and a kids track for riders 12 and under, who must always ride under adult supervision.
  • Only 2-wheeled dirt bikes allowed - NO ATVs or side-by-sides.
  • Rider requirements: Full riding gear (including helmet, goggles, boots), and a quiet motorcycle.
  • All riders MUST wear a helmet whenever riding their motorcycle.
  • You must ride slowly in the parking areas and on the roads around the parking area.
  • Absolutely NO TEAR OFFs Allowed! Do not litter the woods with tear-off goggle lenses!
  • AMA membership is encouraged but not required. Join now at AmericanMotorcyclist.com

Sign up Procedure

This event will be different from our typical trail ride in the following ways:

  1. Gate opens at 7 AM Saturday morning. Sign up is open from 7 AM to 10 AM Saturday and Sunday. Trails close at 3pm Sunday.
  2. Bear Creek entry form must be printed out and filled out before entering the property.
  3. The AMA release is to be printed out and signed by all members of your party.
  4. For riders under age 18, the AMA minor release form must be printed, filled out, and signed by the parent/guardian.
  5. The COVID-19 release must be printed and filled out before entering the property
  6. Cash only - exact change will be accepted. If you come without exact change, the change will be considered a donation to the Hancock food bank.
  7. Food/drinks will NOT be available, plan accordingly.
  8. All trash must be taken home with you. Nothing can be left on site.
  9. Bring your own pen in case your forms are not filled out properly.
  10. No ATVs (“quad-bikes”) or side-by-sides will be allowed.
  11. Primitive camping will be allowed Friday and Saturday nights.

Upon entering the property you will turn in the completed and signed Bear Creek Entry form, AMA minor release if necessary, AMA Release, COVID-19 Release and your exact cash payment. You will be given a wrist band for every member of your party, this must be worn at all times. In order to limit interaction with members and guests we will not be giving out numbers for this event.

Pricing

Gate fee is $15.00 per person (adult and minor)

The entry fee is $60 for both days, for all riders 13 and over (no entry fee for 12 and under). This fee is good for both days. If you choose to ride both Saturday and Sunday, just keep your wristband on and you will be readmitted.

FAQ

For NY requirements for registration/insurance and riders under age 16, see the Trail Rides section of the FAQ page.

Forms

Before you arrive at the event, print, fill out, and sign the following forms. Be sure to bring them with you to the event.

Family Fun Trail Ride Entry Form

AMA Adult Release/Waiver Form

AMA Minor Release/Waiver Form

COVID-19 Release/Waiver Form

Directions

  • Event is located at the Bear Creek Sportsmen Property in Hancock, NY.
  • It will be arrowed from the Village of Hancock with Moose racing arrows.
  • When using a GPS for directions only use Coon HIll Rd.
  • NOTE: Do not use Bear Brook Rd - it is a gated, undeveloped road.
  • GPS Coordinates : 41°59’5.48”N, 75°17’28.54”W

Directions from NY-17 Westbound (from the East)

  • Take First Hancock Exit 87A for Hancock / Cadosia
  • Turn right at end of exit ramp.
  • Make immediate first left onto NY-268
  • Follow NY-268 N for 1.1 mi
  • Turn left at Lower Cadosia Rd for 0.1 mi
  • Take the 1st right onto Coon Hill Rd for 1.4 mi (Dirt Road)
  • Slight right at after going through gate
  • Parking will be on the Right 0.2 mi

Directions from NY-17 Eastbound (From the West)

  • Take Exit 87 for Hancock
  • Turn left onto NY-97 / W Front St / W Main St for 0.6 mi
  • Turn right at Read St (at yellow flashing light in town)
  • Turn left at E Front St (at traffic light) for 0.7 mi
  • Continue on E Front St / NY-268 N for 0.8 mi
  • Turn left to stay on NY-268 N for 1.1 mi
  • Turn left at Lower Cadosia Rd for 0.1 mi
  • Take the 1st right onto Coon Hill Rd for 1.4 mi (Dirt Road)
  • Slight right After Gate
  • Parking will be on the Right 0.2 mi

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