Touring Tip: Use Google Earth to Help Plan Your Trip

Sep 06, 2013 View Comments by

Touring motorcyclists are always looking for new and exciting routes to travel. From time-to-time, I will feature some of my favorite trip planning tools in this space. One of my main tools for evaluating a potential motorcycle route or touring area is to view it in Google Earth ( This highly sophisticated software possesses a […]

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Getting Google Maps and Garmin to Play Nicely

Jul 01, 2013 View Comments by

I love Google Maps; it’s a great way to plan a trip with friends. I also love my old Garmin GPS Map 60CSX, an old handheld unit that’s helped me navigate to some of the most beautiful places on earth. But while I love them both, they don’t love each other. There’s no button on […]

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