MXA TIME MACHINE VIDEO: WHAT GLEN HELEN LOOKED LIKE 47 YEARS AGO
Before there was a Glen Helen Raceway, there was Arroyo Cycle Park. Historically the two race tracks are joined at the hip, but, more significantly, the old Arroyo Cycle Park was located where today’s Glen Helen Raceway is today. In fact, Glen Helen’s REM’s race track sits on the same exact land as Arroyo. Not close to it, not next to it, but on it —
And a handful of old riders can tell you exactly where the Arroyo track and the modern Glen Helen track share the same footprint. Come with us to Arroyo Cycle Park when it was a popular 1970s motocross track. Arroyo Cycle Park is in the part II video. Part 1 features two Walker brothers, who race at Arroyo, and has a brief appearance by Bryan Farnsworth.