Johnstown is a motorcycle town! To date, the area has hosted several motorcycle conventions including the 2008 and 2009 Gold Wing Road Riders Association PA District Rallies, the 2005 Pennsylvania State Harley-Davidson Owners Group Rally, and the 2004 Flood City National Rally for Kawasaki Concours Owners.
Johnstown welcomes the annual Thunder in the Valley® motorcycle rally every June. Organized by Visit Johnstown, the event offers parades, live entertainment on multiple stages, stunt shows, demo rides, manufacturer exhibits, vendors, and much more! The four-day event attracts over 200,000 attendees.
Several local motorcycle groups promote events during Thunder in the Valley® including fundraising rides, dinner rides, poker runs, welcome parties, and many other activities.
A few of the motorcycle clubs in the Johnstown area include A.B.A.T.E., H.O.G., Christian Motorcyclists Association, Johnstown Touring Club, and many more social motorcycle clubs. Many of these groups assist with planning events that benefit local communities and their residents.
Dealers & Organizations may be located in our Members and Services Section.
Rock Run Recreation Area offers a nearly endless network of trails (140 miles) for 4-wheelers, dirt bikes & jeeps on 6,000 acres. Timbered ravines, open grasslands, pine groves and scenic expanses. Trails are for riders of all levels, from rolling green trails, to more advanced black diamond trails. Day, Multi-Day and Seasonal passes available. ATV rentals. Guided tours. Special events.