On August 12, 2017 the American Legion Legacy Run takes off from the Fort Dodge Soldier’s Home in Fort Dodge, Kansas. This year’s route will be along US Hwy 50. Day 1 the Legacy Run will be traveling through Granada, Holly, Lamar, Las Animas, La Junta, Swink, Rocky Ford, Manzanola and Fowler. The end of Day 1 will be in Pueblo, CO. American Legion District 1 encourages local community members to come out and wave at the riders as they make their way through the communities. They are expecting 400+ motorcycles to be traveling through the community.
The approximate times for the area are:
Granada, Colorado: 10:20 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Holly, Colorado: 10:35 a.m. – 10:40 a.m.
Lamar, Colorado: 11 a.m. – 11:10 a.m.
The Run should arrive at the Cow Palace in Lamar at approximately 11:30 a.m. The riders will be stopping to eat lunch at the Cow Palace. Spectators are welcome to come take a look at the bikes and talk to the riders. At 12:50 p.m. the riders will be departing the Cow Palace and refueling at the Love’s Travel Plaza. This will take about 30-45 minutes. Once the refueling is completed, the Legacy Run will proceed west on US Hwy 50.
The approximate times for destinations after Lamar are:
Las Animas, Colorado: 1:55 p.m. – 2:10 p.m.
La Junta, Colorado: 2:20 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Swink, Colorado: 2:45 p.m. – 2:50 p.m.
Rocky Ford, Colorado: 3 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Manzanola, Colorado: 3:20 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Fowler, Colorado: 3:30 p.m. – 3:40 p.m.
They ask to please keep in mind the main body of the Legacy Run is preceded by a small group of 20-25 motorcycles in the Advance Team. The Advance Team is 45-60 minutes ahead of our published schedule, they have been mistaken for…
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