Blog Section: Destinations

Lincoln Highway Association Hosting Great American Riding Tour June 2016

Apr 04, 2016 View Comments by

This summer, the Lincoln Highway Association is hosting an east-to-west tour linking three of the country’s greatest roads: the Old National Road, Route 66, and the Lincoln Highway. Beginning Friday evening, June 17, 2016, in Cumberland, MD, it will end seven days later in Joliet, IL. The Old National Road will guide riders from Maryland […]

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RoadRUNNER’s Bucket List Roads: Historic Route 66 in Arizona (Arizona SR 66)

Apr 02, 2016 View Comments by

What is It? Riding Historic Route 66 from Chicago, IL, to Santa Monica, CA, or vice versa, has long been a right of transcontinental passage for many touring motorcyclists. RoadRUNNER Motorcycle Touring & Travel has published several articles on riding all, or parts, of the famed Mother Road. If time is limited and riders want […]

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Bucket Roads: Day Trip in New York’s Catskills

Mar 12, 2016 View Comments by

What is it? The Catskills are a large rural area in southeastern New York, about 100 miles northwest of New York City. Also known as the Catskill Mountains, the area is what geologists call a mature dissected plateau. Millions of years ago this once-flat region was uplifted by tectonic forces and then eroded into sharp […]

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RoadRUNNER’s Bucket List Roads: The Geronimo Trail Scenic Byway

Feb 06, 2016 View Comments by

What is It? This scenic byway in New Mexico retraces Apache warrior history and that of their iconic leader, Geronimo. It also takes riders to hot mineral springs first used by Native Americans, historic mining towns that flourished but then died when the gold and silver ran out, and desert lakes and forested mountains. Points […]

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Why Take a Guided Motorcycle Tour vs DIY?

Jan 18, 2016 View Comments by

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 […]

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Tour of the Month – Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia

Jan 12, 2016 View Comments by

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 […]

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RoadRUNNER’s Bucket List Roads: Lincoln Highway Heritage Corridor

Jan 09, 2016 View Comments by

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” […]

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Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride

Dec 29, 2015 View Comments by

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 […]

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HOG Members Get Free Admission and VIP Access to Harley-Davidson Museum

Dec 23, 2015 View Comments by

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 […]

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2016 Women’s Motorcycle Summit

Dec 15, 2015 View Comments by



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. […]

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Register Now for the 2016 Touring Weekend

Dec 09, 2015 View Comments by

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 […]

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RoadRUNNER’s Bucket List Roads: Coast-to-Coast on US 50

Dec 05, 2015 View Comments by

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 […]

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Expanded Travel Feature at the Timonium Motorcycle Show

Dec 01, 2015 View Comments by

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 […]

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Tour of the Week – In Arizona and New Mexico

Nov 27, 2015 View Comments by

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.

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Fundy Adventure Rally

Nov 19, 2015 View Comments by

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 […]

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