Does a Motorcycle GPS Take the Fun Out of Travel?

If you’ve ever been lost on a trip, then you understand the importance of good directions. Before technology took over, the ability to read a paper map was a good skill for frequent travelers to have. Of course, reading a map on a moving motorcycle is not very easy to do. Today, map reading is […]

Benefits of Motorcycle Cargo Trailers

Motorcycle touring is a great way to see areas of the country, but sometimes it’s difficult to fit everything you need to take along into a set of saddlebags. That’s where the motorcycle cargo trailer comes in. By adding a separate trailer to your touring setup, you can more than double your carrying capacity.  That […]

How to Pack Your Gear for Touring Like the Experts

One of the obstacles facing motorcycle touring enthusiasts is how to take along extra stuff for the longer trips. Touring bags can help overcome this obstacle without the need to move up to a motorcycle cargo trailer. First, you’ll need to decide which type of bag will work best in your situation. Consider the mounting […]

Get Ready for This Year's Major Motorcycle Events

The Sturgis Motorcycle Rally is held during the first week of August in Sturgis, South Dakota. This rally is considered by many to be the number one motorcycle event in the United States. It is a classic rally event and has been held every year since 1938. As many as 50,000 people attend every year, […]

Do The Clothes Make the Rider (Make Them Safer, That Is)?

When it comes to the basics in clothing for motorcycle touring, here’s what every rider should know. The very least you can get by with is a jacket and gloves. You may be concerned about style, but safety is the primary function of motorcycle clothing. When you are shopping for what to wear on future […]