Edelweiss Lodge and Resort
May 20, 2018 3:30pm



Ride the Alps 2018

Going strong for 12 years now. Every year seems to be a little bit memorable than the last. Discover the most scenic roads in Bavaria from your motorcycle. You’ll rumble through Bavarian villages, breathtaking mountain passes and endless vistas where the road varies as much as the local languages. After the ride, join fellow bikers in friendly new competitions, parties, live entertainment and a traditional Bavarian fest. More than 300 bikers from all over Europe joined us last year. Book your plans to join us. You might even consider staying extra days to ride all the amazing Alpine routes.

Package prices include the following:

  • Room accommodations for two adults in a standard room. 
  • Check in Friday, June 22 and check out Sunday,  June 24, 2018. 
  • Friday Night Party, including live music and American BBQ buffet
  • Breakfast Buffet for two adults on Saturday and Sunday morning at Market Station
  • Poker Run entry
  • Rider patch
  • Saturday Biker fest, games, music, prizes, all-you-can-eat buffet
  • Saturday portrait photograph with your bike


Non-Hotel Guests Package Price

If you want to stay in our Vacation Village campsite or cabin, you can still participate in Ride the Alps events. Tickets are available for the rally on Friday evening at the rally registration desk. Please call our Vacation Planning Center to let us know you would like to attend the event so we can plan on how many riders will be attending.

Rally package includes:

  • Friday Biker Fest
  • Poker Run Entry
  • Rider Patch
  • Saturday all-American Biker Fest, games, buffet and more
  • Sunday photograph with your bike

Cost is $99 per rider for those not staying at the Edelweiss Lodge and Resort. 

2017 Poker Route (2018 TDB)

We have so many amazing roads to choose from that you can be sure it will be a great one regardless. Here are some recommended rides in the area.

Additional Information

Double occupancy (two adults) in a standard room for two nights. Additional fees for more than two adults in a room. Package price includes : 

• Two nights in a standard room
• Breakfast for two adults for two nights
• Dinner for two adults for two nights
• Poker Run entry
• Complimentary Rider Patch
• Live entertainment

$396 for ranks E1-E6 ($198 per person for two nights)
$476 for all other ranks ($238 per person for two nights)

Please note : when booking online the only option to choose is $476. We will adjust the rate to $396 if you are an E1 - E6 after the reservation is made. We do not charge the card, it is only there to hold the reservation. Cancellation policy is 14 days in advance. 

Ride the Alp Rally Package for non-hotel guests payable at the event registration :
$99 per adult for the two day event (not including breakfast)

If you’re bringing children, please inform our vacation planning staff when making your reservation. Children are charged separately $7.95 for the buffet each night. Children under 17 stay free in the room. If we have enough children, we can schedule a special Kids Night Out evening program.

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Program of Events

Friday, June 22

3 – 8 p.m. Registration

3 p.m. Bar open in Conference Center

5:30 – 8 p.m.  Engine Rev BBQ Buffet

8 – 9 p.m. LIVE MUSIC 

9 p.m. Poker Briefing

9:30 – 11 p.m. LIVE MUSIC


Saturday, June 23

6:30 – 10 a.m. Breakfast at Market Station

8 – 10 a.m. Professional photo of you and your bike with the Alps in the background - Lobby Circle Drive

8:30 – 9:30 a.m. 1st Poker Stop - Conference Center

3 p.m. Bar open in Conference Center

4 – 7 p.m. Last Poker Stop - Turn in cards

4 – 7 p.m. Bike Wash Station

5 – 6 p.m. Outdoor Biker Games - Great Prizes!

6:30 - 9:30 p.m. Bavarian Buffet

6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Best in Show Bike Competition

6:45 P.m. Live Bavarian Dance Show and Band

8:30 – 11 p.m. DJ

9:30 p.m. Awards Show


Sunday, June 24

6:30 – 10 a.m. Breakfast at Market Station

Stay longer and ride different routes. Have a safe trip!