TESTED: Kriega R25 Backpack

Nov 03, 2014 View Comments by

“How am I going to tour on this thing?” I think to myself, as I look at the single seat 2015 Indian Scout. The bike has no pillon, no rack, and no means to mount a tailpack or saddlebags. To be honest, I know exactly what I was thinking…“OMG that thing is HAWT. I wanna […]

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Givi Gold Series T441 Rucksack

Nov 18, 2012 View Comments by

Motorcycle specific backpacks generally don’t differ all that much from their more generic brethren and the few distinguishing features usually aren’t worth the price premium. The T441 rucksack from Givi, however, does have one motorcycle specific feature that sets it apart from the rest; a pull out mesh helmet bag. With most backpacks, the most […]

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Touring Tip: Traveling Light

Jul 06, 2012 View Comments by

Touring motorcyclists can learn a lot from the traveling light strategies employed by backpackers. When a hiker has to carry everything he or she will need for several days, every ounce of gear and clothing carried becomes important. Because necessity is often the mother of invention, backpackers take only what they absolutely will need and […]

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