Blog Section: Destinations

Iconic Road: Route 66 – West

Jun 28, 2015 View Comments by

America’s Main Street – Today, when people think about Route 66, they see visions of dramatic expanses of southwestern desert and the adventure of exploring the wide-open country. At its peak, the stretch of 66 through New Mexico, Arizona, and California was a bustling highway as Americans moved west to seek their fortunes. Then in […]

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Tour of the Week: Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park Loop

Jun 26, 2015 View Comments by

Riding the Crown of the Continent – Each week RoadRUNNER Magazine is releasing a “Tour of the Week” from our extensive archives. The tour article, along with downloadable maps and GPS files, will be available for free, but only for a week! This week’s Waterton-Glacier International Peace Loop tour comes from the May/June 2012 issue.

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Iconic Road: Route 66 – East

Jun 21, 2015 View Comments by

America’s Main Street- More than any other stretch of pavement, Route 66 imprinted the open road into the American psyche and helped shape the cultural fabric of the nation as the automobile came of age. The historic route can trace its origins back to 1857 when the Army Corps of Engineers began work on a […]

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Tour of the Week: Eastern Kentucky

Jun 19, 2015 View Comments by

Exploring the Bluegrass State – Each week RoadRUNNER Magazine is releasing a “Tour of the Week” from our extensive archives. The tour article, along with downloadable maps and GPS files, will be available for free, but only for a week! This week’s Eastern Kentucky tour comes from the November/December 2011 issue.

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Tour of the Week: California

Jun 12, 2015 View Comments by

Hot Springs the Hard Way – Each week RoadRUNNER Magazine is releasing a “Tour of the Week” from our extensive archives. The tour article, along with downloadable maps and GPS files, will be available for free, but only for a week! This week’s California: Hot Springs the Hard Way tour comes from the March/April 2013 issue.

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RoadRUNNER’s Bucket List Roads: Lower Hudson River Ramble

Jun 06, 2015 View Comments by

Another Great Ride in New York – Roads navigating both shores of the Hudson River, between Bear Mountain State Park and Poughkeepsie, NY provide a scenic journey into America’s past and continuing into the present. Although the distance traveled is relatively short, riders are apt to tarry at the fascinating points of interest. Points of […]

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Tour of the Week: Ellijay, Georgia Shamrock Tour

Jun 04, 2015 View Comments by

Georgia Mountain Riding! – Each week RoadRUNNER Magazine is releasing a “Tour of the Week” from our extensive archives. The tour article, along with downloadable maps and GPS files, will be available for free, but only for a week! This week’s Ellijay, GA Shamrock Tour comes from the November/December 2011 issue.

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Tour of the Week: Killington, Vermont Shamrock Tour

May 29, 2015 View Comments by

A Thrilling Ride in the Adirondacks – Each week RoadRUNNER Magazine is releasing a “Tour of the Week” from our extensive archives. The tour article, along with downloadable maps and GPS files, will be available for free, but only for a week! This week’s Killington, VT Shamrock Tour comes from the May/June 2011 issue.

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Tour of the Week: Shamrock Tour – Moab, Utah

May 22, 2015 View Comments by

Red Rock Ride – Each week RoadRUNNER Magazine is releasing a “Tour of the Week” from our extensive archives. The tour article, along with downloadable maps and GPS files, will be available for free, but only for a week! This week’s Moab, UT Shamrock Tour comes from the Jan./Feb. 2006 issue.

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Tour of the Week: Wheeling, WV Shamrock Tour

May 15, 2015 View Comments by

A Twisty Romp Down Rural Backroads – Each week RoadRUNNER Magazine is releasing a “Tour of the Week” from our extensive archives. The tour article, along with downloadable maps and GPS files, will be available for free, but only for a week! This week’s Wheeling, WV Shamrock Tour comes from the Mar./Apr. 2010 issue.

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RoadRUNNER’s Bucket List Roads: Unaweep-Tabeguache Scenic Byway

May 09, 2015 View Comments by

Colorado Routes 141 & 145 –  The Unaweep-Tabeguache Scenic Byway is located in the rugged and remote red rock country of western Colorado. In earlier times the area was home to the Ute Indians and, reportedly, an infamous outlaw, Butch Cassidy, used it as a hideout. A variety of wildlife still call the area home, […]

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Tour of the Week: Idaho

May 07, 2015 View Comments by

Six Scenic Byways in Two Days – Each week RoadRUNNER Magazine is releasing a “Tour of the Week” from our extensive archives. The tour article, along with downloadable maps and GPS files, will be available for free, but only for a week! This week’s Idaho Tour comes from the Jul/Aug 2013 issue.

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Iconic American Roads: The Blue Ridge Parkway

May 02, 2015 View Comments by

Riding the BRP on a Honda Gold Wing – The great American road trip is an enduring mental image that has launched many two-wheeled adventures to parts known and unknown. But everyday responsibilities and family commitments often mean that motorcycle outings don’t venture far from your own backyard. A multi-day motorcycle excursion can be just […]

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Tour of the Week: East Texas

May 01, 2015 View Comments by

Chris Myers Rambles Through the Lone Star State – Each week RoadRUNNER Magazine is releasing a “Tour of the Week” from our extensive archives. The tour article, along with downloadable maps and GPS files, will be available for free, but only for a week! This week’s East Texas Tour comes from the Sept./Oct. 2010 issue.

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Iconic American Motorcycle Roads: Pacific Coast Highway

Apr 28, 2015 View Comments by

Touring the PCH on a Honda Gold Wing – Dream it, build it, and ride it—an unbroken road along the California coast. The idea was conceived around 1919, but it wasn’t until 1964 that the completed highway from Leggett to San Juan Capistrano was named the Pacific Coast Highway (PCH). Widely copied on other continents, […]

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