Race the Rail
Make your way to Watonga for Race the Rail, an event that invites cycling enthusiasts to race the AT&L train from Watonga to Geary and back. The AT&L track speed is approximately ten miles per hour and Highway 270/281 runs parallel to the tracks between Geary and Watonga. Since the AT&L features a slow track speed, the race is organized so that an AT&L engine will leave Geary at the same time the riders leave Watonga. Hence, Race the Rail. Bring your bicycle and helmet and try to race the AT&L on its way back into town. The route for Race the ...
Riders will start and end approx 1/4 mile south of Watonga on Hwy 270/281 at local Ford dealership.