Annual Motor Tour




This year’s Motor Tour, “Back on Track with Route 66, from Roadside to Trackside”, will be in the traditional point-to-point format onSeptember 7-9, 2018.  Look for theregistration flyer included in the meeting notice mailed to membersrecently.  A registration fee of $25 dollars per car applies.

A special optional excursion that evening will be to ride Amtrak’s “Missouri River Runner” trainfrom the historic Kirkwood, MO station on Route 66 through Eureka and Pacific,and then on to Washington, MO.  Youcan dine in historic Washington and then ride the train back to Kirkwood.  Please note that you must buy your owntickets from Amtrak ( in order to take this excursion.  Alsonote that the train leaves Kirkwood at about 4:15 PM.  More details will beon the Association website soon.

On Saturday September 8,we will journey westward and ride the 12-inch gauge Wabash, Frisco & PacificRailroad in Glencoe (optional, $5). That night we will stay at the Liberty Lodgeat 140 Old Route 66 in St Robert. Call (573) 336-3121 for reservations; request the Route 66 AssociationMotor Tour rate ($49.00 plus tax for a standard room).  We’ll enjoy a catered dinner (optional,$20) and meeting at the Hampton Inn St. Robert in St. Robert.  Proceeds from the Motor Tour’s SilentAuction go directly to the Preservation Fund.   To donate Route 66-themed items,please bring them to an Association meeting or to the registration desk.  Contact Tonya Pike or Robert Schulz for more information or to arrange pickup. Remember—your donations make the Silent Auction fun for all AND raisemoney for preservation!
On Sunday September 9, we will continue westward to our destination at Sirloin Stockade (optional, pay at the door) in Carthage after visiting the Railroad Historical Museum (free) in Springfield.
A registration flyer with more details was sent to allmembers recently, and you can find a PDF of the flyer at our .  You can also lookus up on Facebook: 
We must receive your signed registration form andpayment by August 24, 2018.  Checkthe Association’s website or Facebook page in case any details change.  Or contact Robert Schulz at (618)799-8021; or Tommy Pike at (417) 865-1318;

We must receive your signed registration

form & payment by August 24, 2018.

Click here for the registration form!

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