We came across this info from MotoQuest, one of the best motorcycle tour operators in the biz. We couldn’t agree more with Phil, so here’s some info for you to consider over the weekend and as you plan your next adventure. You’ve probably wondered “Why Take a MotoQuest Tour Instead of DIY?” Well let […]
Blog Section: Destinations
Mid-Atlantic Civil War States – We celebrate biking because it propels us forward to new vistas, but what about when it takes us back in time? For five days, atop his Honda ST1300, James T. Parks traces the path of the American Civil War through Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia. Winding through the Blue […]
The Lincoln Highway was America’s first coast-to-coast highway. Dedicated on October 31, 1913, the Lincoln ran from Times Square in New York to Lincoln Park in San Francisco. The original alignment extended more than 3,000 miles through 13 states. After the Federal highway numbering system was adopted in the mid-1920s, the Lincoln and other “named” […]
In 1916 the Van Buren Sisters were the first women to cross the continental United States, each on her own motorcycle. They became the first women to reach the 14,115 foot summit of Pikes Peak each on her own motorcycle. In 2002 the Sisters were inducted into the American Motorcyclists Association Hall of Fame and […]
The Harley-Davidson Museum is swinging its doors wide open to all Harley Owners Group (H.O.G.) members around the world by adding unlimited admission and VIP access to more than 112 years of Harley-Davidson history to its package of exclusive membership benefits. Beginning this month, all Full, Life and Associate H.O.G. members will be treated to […]
Steel Horse Sisterhood Charities Announces Kickstands Up – The 2016 Women’s Motorcycle Summit season and the two(2) unique planned events pairing skilled women riders in the motorcycle community with women at the novice and intermediate levels to compete in Summit Challenges. These two events are the first of their kind in the Women’s Motorcycle Community. […]
Christian Neuhauser Memorial Ride & Touring Weekend The Touring Weekend began as a memorial ride for RoadRUNNER magazine’s founder, Christian Neuhauser in 2005. Over the years, the event has continued to grow. We now welcome hundreds of motorcyclists, from across the country and Canada, for this extended weekend of riding, great food, and camaraderie. For […]
An Epic Ride Along Highway 50 – When riders near retirement, some pledge that they will ride their motorcycle from coast to coast. US 50, created in 1926 as part of the original US Highway system, is one of the transcontinental routes often chosen for a bicoastal tour. Before the advent of Interstate highways, US […]
The Timonium Motorcycle Show will be held at the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium, MD on Friday and Saturday, February 12th and 13th, 2016. Since there’s no more International Motorcycle Show (IMS) in the DC area, the Timonium Motorcycle Show offers consumers the chance to see what’s new. The Travel, Touring & Adventure Feature Area […]
Desert Solitude – 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 Rockville, IN Shamrock Tour was originally featured in the Jan/Feb 2012 issue.
Canada Moto Guide (CMG) Rallies gathered adventure riders in Sussex, New Brunswick, September 11–13, for the 2015 Fundy Adventure Rally (FAR). This year’s theme—Get Dirty Down East—couldn’t have been more fitting. With Tropical Storm Henri arriving as an uninvited guest, the torrential rain turned the trails into muddy streams and the water crossings into chest […]
The very first rally, held just outside of Leavenworth, WA, was challenging. The “roads” that led riders into the designated campground were as difficult as many of the rides they would encounter that weekend—steep switchbacks on loose dirt, with 12-inch deep ruts on both sides. Needless to say, these conditions made it difficult for inexperienced […]
Great Plains Expedition – 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 Rockville, IN Shamrock Tour was originally featured in the Jan/Feb 2012 issue.
A Memorable Ride in the Ozarks – Although I have ridden extensively in the Ozarks previously, I recently enjoyed an awesome section of tarmac in north central Arkansas for the first time. SR 341 snakes its way through the Ozark National Forest along mountain ridges with numerous curves, frequent elevation changes, and gorgeous scenery. It’s […]
A Gulf Coast Excursion – 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 Florida Panhandle tour was originally featured in the May/June 2005 issue.