Riding ever westward along its shores, not only the lake’s glittering views held my attention, but also the fault-free surface of its winding roads! The Triumph bowed as Highway 123 left the shore and twisted back through the illuminated emerald greens of Tahquamenon Falls State Park.
The main rule for fog conditions as a rider, is don’t ride. Delay your ride until it clears. However, that’s not always possible. So if you’re caught in fog or in a situation where you must ride in it, these are the challenges you’ll need to prepare for.
A weekend motorcycle tour or a long daytime ride can often turn into a ride in the dark. As we head home or to our next destination, we need to adjust our riding technique and prepare for the changes occurring to our surroundings – particularly how we appear within the darker environment we ride.
There’s a blending of olden routes and modern passages on The Cabot Trail making it a motorcycle ride experience that’s really quite distinctive. Like any motorcyclist, I’ve always known of The Cabot Trail.
Need an uncomplicated getaway or a destination to slow your fast paced life? Hop on your motorcycle and let the lazy road take you along the easy-riding St. Clair River’s coastal banks.
Riding alone can offer enjoyment – the peace and quiet of the road plus some “me time”. The challenge for many is working up the motivation to ride alone. But once you’ve spent some time out there on the open road, freely leaning around your favourite corners you will start to crave that solo ride time.
Until now, nothing had indicated that I was on an island, let alone the world’s largest freshwater island. A hilly landscape of farm land spotted with jelly-rolled baled hay belied the ancient glacial rocks beneath it. Small herds of cattle and sheep; a real absence of people or goings-on kept me wondering if there were any inhabitants.
Here are some great and simple yoga moves to combat motorcycle ride stiffness. These stretches are especially selected for women motorcycle riders, and particularly useful after a long day’s motorcycle or scooter tour.
Packing a motorcycle has always been a challenge due to the obvious lack of stowage availability and the need to ensure it endures the elements. But that’s the fun of it all – getting by with less! And buying motorcycle touring luggage that works, will make your ride all the easier!
Some of the best roads to ride are enjoyed in autumn. Riding amidst autumn’s conditions can be challenging however, with preparation and planning your autumn motorcycle rides will be awesome, and safe!
Fatigue contributes highly to automobile accidents; fatigue is certainly a greater danger for a rider. And if you’re riding with other people it’s definitely a topic which needs to be discussed. To avoid falling asleep and overcome fatigue on motorcycle rides, follow a few of these basic guidelines.
How to pack and prepare for a motorcycle trip means you need to ensure all essentials are included, yet space is limited so you need to travel light. The guiding rule truly is ‘less is more” which is also a fun part of the adventure of motorcycle touring!