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Pines to Palms

Pines to Palms Gold

Pines to Palms Insanity

Version No. 2.0
Date last revised: January 3, 2017

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These rides are from the southernmost point in the continental United States, Key West, FL,  to the northernmost point, Angle Inlet, Minnesota (or reverse).  In order to reach Angle Inlet, you must ride 40 miles through Canada.  Don't forget your passport!

The Insanity ride is a back-to-back ride and requires you to start and finish at the same place--making a round trip of the ride.  See here for more information on back-to-back rides.

Read the rules for the iconic SaddleSore 1000 on the Ironbutt Association site.  The rules for this ride are similar and you will get valuable background information.

Documentation:  See here.


Time Limit
Pines to Palms
less than 60 hours
See fee page
Pines to Palms Gold
less than 48 hours
See fee page
Pines to Palms Insanity
less than 4 days
See fee page


DBR - Dated Business Receipt

A DBR is a machine generated receipt with the date, time and LOCATION on it.  Check it - do not assume it is correct.  A receipt with an incorrect time/date/location is worthless.  Check and re-check.


You must obtain DBR every 350 miles or less AND in the following jurisdictions and the receipt MUST indicate the city, date and time.  Check your receipts.

Key West, FL
Angle Inlet, Minnesota

You may take any route you like.

Your official time is determined by the starting and ending receipts.  PLEASE check these documents and make sure the clock and date is correct! is strongly recommended but not required.

If you cannot get a receipt you must take a picture, including your motorcycle, to PROVE you were in the town.  Remember it is YOUR responsibility to prove you visited all required stops in the required order.  Spotwalla goes a long way towards this proof.


There is no additional mechandise for this ride.