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Buy your Raffle Tickets!!   Tickets will be available at the gate and up until cut off time.  The Original Small Bronze Bike will be raffled off at 9 o'clock on Saturday at the Wallowa County Fairgrounds ~ do not have to be present to win

Buy your Raffle Tickets!!   Tickets will be available at the gate and up until cut off time.  The Original Small Bronze Bike will be raffled off at 9 o'clock on Saturday at the Wallowa County Fairgrounds ~ do not have to be present to win

The First Annual Wallowa County Thunder Run
~ A 21 and Over Event ~

All on-line sales closed! 

Raffle Tickets, Access Passes, and VIP Passes, will be available at the gate.  T-Shirts available at the gate and during Thunder Run!

The full sized Original Bronze Bike has been completed! 

The unveiling of Dick Cross’ life size Bronze Bike will happen Friday at 1 p.m. at the Indian Lodge Motel in Joseph, OR.  The unveiling will be followed by the blessing of the bike and prayer and the start of the Tribute To Bikers, Past, Present and Future.  Scroll to the bottom of this page to see details of the Bronze Bike and it's creation.  Click here to get a sneak preview of some of the details of the Original Bronze Bike!

2:30 pm ~ Join us for the Bronze Bike Tribute Parade out of Joseph.  This biker parade, leaving from Joseph, will follow the Bronze Bike through Enterprise and will end at the Wallowa County Fairgrounds where the Bike will be displayed the remainder of the weekend.  (Camping will be available at the Fairgrounds located at 668 NE 1st Street, Enterprise, Oregon 97828.)  Don't miss it!!

            Event organizer, Gary Bethscheider with Original Bronze Bike artist Dick Cross

            Event organizer, Gary Bethscheider with Original Bronze Bike artist Dick Cross

 VIP Pass, Access Passes, and Day Passes will be available at the gate. 

T-Shirts available at the gate and during Thunder Run!

Camping will be available on site at the Wallowa County Fair Grounds.



We thank our sponsors for making it all possible. 


The Thunder Run will offer many activities for the avid biker and family members alike.  Located in the NE corner of Oregon this beautiful area offers the perfect location with lots of activities, many points of interest, and numerous exciting places to ride ~  all with a breath-taking back-drop.  

                                                       Mt Joseph ~ one of the many views this area is famous for.


               Ron Keel, the Metal Cowboy, is our Solo Artist for the weekend!  Click the photo above to visit his website.

               Ron Keel, the Metal Cowboy, is our Solo Artist for the weekend!  Click the photo above to visit his website.

Wallowa County Thunder Run has put together some epic entertainment.  We will be featuring five live bands plus Ron Keel , the Metal Cowboy.


Wallowa County Thunder Run is happening in an uncommon location.  You will have the opportunity to enjoy one of the most spectacular places on the planet. 


Win this Bronze Bike! 

Raffle tickets available for purchase at Registration and during the Wallowa County Thunder Run. up until cut off.  Drawing will be Saturday at 9 a.m.   


One of the highlights of the weekend, will be the unveiling of The Original Life-Sized Bronze Bike on Friday, August 22nd in Joseph, Oregon. 

Click on the photo to see more details of the Original Life-Sized Bronze Bike.


The Process ~ photos taken May 3.  Click here for more photos and information about the realization of this long awaited dream. 

Parks Bronze Foundry hard at work on the Original Life-Size Bronze Bike that will be unveiled Friday at 1 p.m. at the Indian Lodge Motel in Joseph, OR during the Wallowa County Thunder Run. 

               Steve Parks working on the Original Life-Sized Bronze Bike.

  The Original Bronze Bike takes shape.


It's going to be Amazing.  Come join us!