Join Us -- Gainesville H.O.G. - G-HOG

We invite you to join our Chapter family and share the Harley-Davidson experience.

Chapter membership meetings are held on the third Thursday of every month upstairs in the GHOG meeting room at Gainesville H-D. Join us!

  • 6:00 - 6:30 pm: Social hour with snacks & dinner
  • 6:30 - 7:30 pm: Membership meeting
  • Chapter Meetings are open to Chapter Members + 1 guest, and chapter member applicants.
Attention New Bike Owners:
If you've recently purchased a new Harley from Gainesville Harley-Davidson, your National H.O.G. member dues have been paid for 1 year, and your Local Chapter, G-HOG, dues are paid for by the Dealership for 1 year. Please contact our Membership officer for more details.

HOG Member Benefits

  • ABCs of Touring
  • Safe Rider Skills
  • Safe Rider Skills Chapter Plaque
  • HOG Mileage Program
  • Local Chapter Membership
  • H.O.G. Magazine
  • H-D Insurance
  • LOH (Ladies Of Harley)
  • Motorcycle Purchase Program
  • Motorcycle Shipping
  • Roadside Assistance
  • H.O.G. Rallies
  • Theft Reward
  • Touring Handbook
  • Toll Free Number

Details on the H.O.G. member benefits listed above can be found in the H.O.G. Adventure Guide at hog.com

How To Apply

  1. First, join the National Harley Owners Group (H.O.G.). Call 1-800-CLUB-HOG (800-258-2464, 8AM-6PM CT, Monday-Friday) or visit HOG.com to join National HOG.
  2. Second, download and complete the Chapter New Member Application. If you have any questions, contact our Membership officer.
  3. Third, pay your Chapter Dues. New Member Dues are $20 per year and can be paid by check, cash, or money order. Make checks/money-orders payable to "Gainesville Harley Owners Group". Address an envelope to "New Member Application"
    NOTE: If you leave your application at the dealership, include a photocopy of your National HOG membership card or a copy of the website verification with your application. This is to show current National membership status.
  4. Fourth, bring the completed Application and member dues to a Chapter Meeting (see above), or visit the dealership and leave the application in our H.O.G. mail box located in the dealer Service Department.
  5. Lastly, once our Membership Officer verifies your National membership status, you will be a Chapter member. You should get a welcome package in a couple weeks.

Annual Chapter Member Dues

  • Chapter new-member dues are $20 per year.
  • Chapter renewal dues are $15 per year. **Must be paid PRIOR to December 31st.
  • National dues are separate from Chapter dues. Chapters do not collect National dues.

Member Types & Duration

Local HOG chapters have only one duration of membership: Annual. Chapter Memberships are for one year and expire on December 31st.

Chapters don't have life memberships, nor collect dues for multi-year memberships.

National H.O.G. has four (4) types of memberships:

  • Full Membership: Open to anyone who OWNS a Harley-Davidson motorcycle, provides the full range of H.O.G. benefits.
  • Associate Membership: Designed for friends and family of the owner sponsored by a Full member.
  • Life Membership: This option is available to both Full and Associate members. Join once and you're in for life!
  • Ladies of Harley: A full or associate membership also makes you eligible to become a member of Ladies of Harley. Membership is free, but not automatic.

Chapter Member Renewals

Pre-printed renewal applications for the upcoming year will be available at the October and November Chapter Membership Meetings. The renewal application must be completed, signed, and delivered at a Chapter meeting or dropped off at the dealership. Proof of current/active National H.O.G. membership is required.

If you leave your Chapter renewal form at the dealership, include proof of National membership (a pencil rubbing, imprint or photocopy of your National HOG membership card) with your renewal form. You can obtain an e-mail verification of your National H.O.G. by visiting HOG.com.

National HOG life members don't have to provide proof of National membership status.

Members not renewing by December 31st will be considered a new member, have to pay NEW member dues, and will loose their continual membership status.

To renew your National H.O.G. membership, call 1-800-CLUB-HOG (800-258-2464) or visit HOG.com

Continual Membership Status

Chapter membership renewals forms and dues must be received/renewed before December 31st each year to maintain Continuous Membership with the Gainesville Harley Owners Group.

Active Chapter members can receive/earn Customer Loyalty Points for participating in certain Dealer and Chapter events.


this page updated August 07, 2016