Our Prologue

Established in 1969, we are a family-friendly multi-brand motorcycle club that encourages a safe motorcycling experience. Our rides include both on and off road events. Except for service animals, pets are not permitted in our clubhouse. Our by-laws do not permit consumption of alcohol or controlled substances on club property.

Upcoming Meetings

Monday, April 1 - 7pm

SCMC Celebrates 50 Years
Newspaper Article

Saturday, March 23 @ 9am - 12pm - Grounds Cleanup Day

Sunday, March 31 @ 11am - 2pm - Block Shoot  More »

We proudly support the Schuylkill County Society For Crippled Children, an agency of

United Way
2019 SCMC Road Runs
Open To ALL
Sunday, April 7 @ 9am
Road Run
Sunday, May 19 @ 9am
Road Run
Sunday, June 9 @ 9am
Road Run
Sunday, July 14 @ 9am
Road Run
Sunday, August 4 @ 9am
Carnival Run
Monday, September 2 @ 9am
Labor Day Run And Field Meet.
Sunday, October 6 @ 9am
Fall Foliage Run

Road Runs Start & End At Our Club. Our kitchen is open 8am-2pm. Come reconnect with your fellow motorcyclists and enjoy the great food & riding.

Membership Qualifications / Costs

  • Must Own & Ride A Motorcycle.
    Riders Of All Motorcycle Brands Are Welcomed To Join.
  • Must Be An Active AMA Member ($49/yr).
    Those who join the AMA at an SCMC Road Run save the cost (about $7) of the Road Run Fee.
  • Pay Initial Membership Sign Up Fee of $20.
    This is a one time application fee.
  • Annual Full Membership Dues - $20.
    Associate Memberships Are Also Available (Free).
  • New Members Will Receive A Welcome Packet Explaining Club Rules, Regulations, & Benefits.
Meetings are held at the clubhouse on the
First Monday Each Month.

Note: Our by-laws do not permit consumption of alcohol or controlled substances on club property. Except for service animals, pets are not permitted in our clubhouse.

Membership Benefits

  • Member Only Events w/Awards & Prizes.
  • Member Outings.
  • Annual Member Picnic.
  • Use Of Clubhouse For Scheduled Private Outings.
  • Hang Out w/Fun Loving Bikers.

2019 Member Only Events

  • Annual Banquet - Saturday, Febraury 23 @ 6:00pm at Cressona Goodwill Fire Host Company Social Hall --- More details to follow.
  • Block Shoot - Sunday, March 31 & Sunday, September 22 from 11am until 2pm.
  • Road Run and Old Time Field Meet - Monday, September 3 --- Field Meet is for both street and dirt bikes. (This event is open to EVERYONE!!!)
  • Club Outing/Picnic - Date TBD
  • Road Rallies - Dates TBD
  • Hayride - Date TBD
  • Spaghetti Supper - November 9, 4-7pm.
  • Christmas Party - Date TBD, 1pm. Santa arrives at 2pm.
  • Club Rides - The Road Captain and Members list other rides at our meetings.

Who We Are

We are a family-based motorcycling club that encourages the experience of safe motorcycling for the entire family. We are located in South Manheim Township, Schuylkill County for over 35 years. Our drill team that is part of our club and has entertained the public for many years, and is recognized in Harley history.


  • President:David Stamm
  • Vice President:Rick Moyer
  • Treasurer:Laurel Moyer
  • Secretary:Joyce Sipe
  • Referee:Rich Geiger
  • Legislative Officer:Mark Moyer
  • Road Captain:Tim Marbarger
Pap Schaeffer
Pap Schaeffer
Founding Member
of Our Club.

Schuylkill County Motorcyle Club is a benefactor to the Schuylkill County Society For Crippled Children. They provide free monthly Pediatric Orthopedic Clinics for children ages birth through 18 who are born with a disabling condition. They wish to promote the total health and welfare of the children of Schuylkill County.

Our A.M.A. charter # is 3072. We have received various awards from the A.M.A. All S.C.M.C. active members are A.M.A. members and own and operate a motorcycle. We particapate in motorcycle events both on and off road. We sponsor breakfasts & lunches along with other social events. All makes and models of motorcycles are weclome in our organization. Our by-laws do not permit consumption of alcohol or controlled substances on club property.

The Early Years Of SCMC
SCMC Trivia (reprint from an SCMC Banquet insert)

  • February 8, 1969 - 21 people met at Schaeffer's Harley Davidson to discuss starting a club.
  • February 23, 1969 - Voted dues to be $1.00/month or $10.00/year.
  • March 9, 1969 - First set of officer were elected.
    President: Earl Paxson
    Vice President: Clair Dougherty
    Secretary: Leon Gordon
    Treasurer: Robert Conrad
    Road Captains: Carl (Pap) Schaeffer and Clyde Manbeck
    Referee: Dennis Schaeffer.
  • March 23, 1969 - Voted on the club name, SCHUYLKILL COUNTY MOTORCYCLE CLUB.
  • May 19, 1969 - Voted club colors Black & White.
  • June 16, 1969 - First club jacket cost $13.45.
  • August 23 & 24, 1969 - First club outing held at Carl Schaeffer's field, $1.00 per cycle.
  • September 15, 1969 - Joined the AMA.
  • November 3, 1969 - Voted to join district 6 Sports Association.
  • March 14, 1970 - First club banquet held at New Ringgold Fire Company, $3.00 per person.
  • May 17, 1970 - First sanctioned poker run at Schaeffer's Harley Davidson.
  • November 1, 1970 - Voted to buy 15 acres of land from Mrs. Paxson to build clubhouse.
  • April 5, 1971 - Paid down payment of $2,000 on 15 acres. The total price was $15,000.
  • October 3, 1975 - Received permit to build after much hassle from township supervisors.
  • December 1975 - Paid off property mortgage.
  • April 1976 - Started to build clubhouse.
  • July 1976 - First club meeting at clubhouse.
  • August 8, 1976 - First poker run from clubhouse.
  • April 1979 - Building completed with concreting of basement floor.
  • 1980 - Designated by AMA as the 6th Best Club in the USA.
  • 1981 - Designated as the 4th Best Club.
  • 1982 - Designated as the 3rd Best Club.
  • 1983 - Designated as the Best Club!!!!!!!!!!
  • 1984 - Designated Government Relations Club of the Year and 3rd Best Club in the USA.
  • 1987 - Designated 3rd Best Club once more.
  • 1988 - Designated 2nd Best Club.
958 Schuylkill Mountain Road
Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972

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