Touring Tip: How Many Miles Per Day?

May 08, 2015 View Comments by

Too Long, Too Short…Where is Just Right? – When on tour I often get this question from my pillion partner at the beginning of each day’s ride: How many miles are we riding today? Sometimes, if we’re just letting the road be our guide, I don’t really know. But usually, I’ve planned the route and […]

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Harley-Davidson World Ride

Jun 08, 2014 View Comments by

What began in 2008 as Million Mile Monday has now become Harley-Davidson’s annual two-day World Ride event. The idea is for motorcyclists (okay, Harley riders) to take a collective break from the daily rat race and “just ride.” This year’s World Ride will take place on Sunday, June 22nd and Monday, June 23rd and participants […]

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Seeing It vs. SEEING IT: How Do You Tour?

Feb 01, 2014 View Comments by

It’s interesting how widely varied the preferred daily mileage of touring motorcyclists can be. Some folks don’t consider it a day unless they’ve rolled over five or six hundred miles of tarmac, while others are perfectly content to cover a hundred miles as long as it’s engaging. I strongly favor the latter train of thought […]

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