Back Road Stompin'
Time & Location
About the Event
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* Dates, times and venue subject to change.
* This is NOT a JEEP only Event.
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WHAT: Join us for a Back Road Stompin'. Be sure to come out for a throw back to those old Sunday rides with mom and dad, and even the grandparents.
WHERE: Micanopy, FL
WHEN: March 28th, 9:00am
SCHEDULE: Meet at the Flying J at SR 52 and I-75 at 9am.
Flying J 29933 SR 52 Dade City, FL 33576
We will depart at 9:15.
About the Event:
Start: SR 52/I-75 Flying J West on SR 52 to Dade City to US 301. North on US 301 to the Belleview Bypass (SE 132nd Street). Belleview Bypass to Baseline Road (SR 35) Baseline Road (SR 35) to NE 97th Street Rd (Burbank Rd). NE 97th St Rd to Old US 301. Old US 301 to US 301 (In Citra). North on US 301 to Island Grove.
Island Grove Winery Tasting Room is on the NW Corner of US 301 and CR 325
If we get the Winery Tour we will take CR 325 through Island Grove to the winery it will be down some dirt road to the farm. When the Tasting or Tour is complete Go west on CR 325 toward Cross Creek, We will pass by the homestead of Marjorie Rawling the Pulitzer Author of the Yearling.
FTS Trail Boss, Todd Croby has a shotgun given to him by his grandfather that was originally given to him by Rawlings.
If anyone wants to stop by this historic homesite, we can surely stop and see who wants to walk around the property. They only give home tours at 11pm, 1pm, 2pm, and 3pm.
Staying west on CR 325 to CR 346 and through the River Sticks of Orange Lake. CR 346 to US 441
US 441 north to Blue Highway Pizza
After Pizza if anyone want to go into the Historic Town of Micanopy it the at the next intersection CR 234 or they can go away.
Do you know why the Town is call Micanopy? There was an Indian that worked for a farmer name Micky. The Indian told the tribe people to not go to work for Micky because Micky-no-pay...
PLEASE BE SURE TO TREAD LIGHTLY AND TAKE YOUR TRASH OUT. DON'T LITTER.