Combining Riding With Hobbies: Bicycling

Jun 24, 2015 View Comments by

Combining Riding With HobbiesMotorcycle-sized Fun –

As wonderful as motorcycling is, there are plenty of other enjoyable ways riders like to spend their free time. Some like golf, others hiking, fishing, kayaking, or other outdoor activities. Some dabble in photography, art, writing, or different creative endeavors. Due to limited storage capacity, it can be daunting to incorporate other favorite pastimes into one’s motorcycle tours.

Fortunately, where there’s a will there’s a way. Surprisingly, there are a number of products out there that allow riders to take maximum advantage of their precious leisure time (and luggage space).

We decided on five different hobbies that also tend to be popular among motorcyclists: fishing, bicycling, photography, golf, and even kayaking. Here is hobby number two…

Combining Riding With Hobbies Bicycling
2×2 Cycles 
Motorcycle Bicycle Rack
What if riders want to take their human-powered steed with them on their gasoline-powered one? 2×2 Cycles has come up with an innovative answer with their DOT certified bike rack. The solid steel rack is capable of handling any bike without clamping its frame. Loading and unloading is quick and easy, as is installation on a motorcycle. LED running lights help improve visibility. The Bicycle Rack is available for Honda, Harley-Davidson, Kawasaki, BMW, KTM, Suzuki, Yamaha, Triumph, Aprilia, and Ducati motorcycles. $298 from www.2x2cycles.com

 

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About the author

There’s something relentlessly romantic about riding a motorcycle. I’m blessed to know that feeling. With a background in photography and a love for motorcycles, I’m interested in the beauty and honesty of the open road. You’ll find me riding Carolina’s roads on my Suzuki SV650.