NW-NCM 20th Anniversary Caravan Is A Well-Oiled Machine
The Pacific Northwest National Corvette Museum 20th Anniversary Caravan is well planned by NW Captain Robin Forrer. Five couples from RVC are taking part in the NCM Caravan — Tony Wiggins is our NCM Ambassador and point for RVC’s involvement in the Caravan.
Day 0 — RVC will travel from the Rogue Valley to Sandy, OR and join the Portland-area Corvette enthusiasts for a send-off at Suburban Chevrolet.
Day 1 — Departures from the Seattle, WA, Portland, OR, and Boise, ID areas. We go Northeast and Southeast. Seattle and Portland meet in the Tri-Cities area of WA for lunch, then onto Worley, ID for a Welcome Reception and Raffle/Auction. The Boise group heads toward Idaho Falls for the night.
Day 2 — OR/WA Group heads for Missoula, MT and Boise skirts the west end of Yellowstone National Park: and then: We are headed for Bozeman, MT to Mr. Dave Ressler’s private Ranch and see his collection and have dinner. After dinner we proceed onto Billings, MT for the evening.
Day 3 — We travel to Casper, WY for lunch and onto Cheyenne for the evening and nights stay. We visit the Cheyenne Train Depot Museum Sunday evening, which is open exclusively for our group from 5pm-8pm.
Day 4 — We travel across Nebraska with a suggested stop in North Platte, for lunch. You may also choose to stop at the Great Platte River Road Archway. This is an historical place with lots of fun for all.
Day 5 — We stay in Lincoln and Visit the American Speed Museum. Then onto Columbia, MO for an evening welcome party with the Mid Missouri Corvette Club and evening stay.
Day 6 — Our plan is to arrive in Bowling Green, on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 as our newly scheduled 4:30 time slot. This means that we have almost 5 days in Bowling Green, making it a real treat to see and participate in the local areas festivities, events, tours, and landmarks. There is talk on the Caravan Chat about Distilleries Tours getting organized, so log on to the Caravan Chat if interested. The NCM will probably have directions, but if in doubt you can email the various counties and brochures mailed to your home.
The Pacific NW Caravan is unique in that we have the potential of many participants from 5 states, including Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana and ALASKA!!!! We also have the British Columbia group, Western Canada Caravan, Northern CA, NV, UT, Wyoming, Colorado, Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri Caravans joining us. All Corvettes Owners are welcome to join in our caravan!