The difference between front and back country, is one slip, one mistake, one lapse of judgement away — and that can happen only a couple miles from the main road. The “ten essentials” of outdoor survival are your insurance should that razor thin difference cut, and you need to overnight on the trail, or wait for rescue.
Author: Neil Johnston
New Mexico Backcountry Discovery Route Trailer
Yep, there’s another back country discovery route coming down the pipe. This time 1,200 hundred miles of New Mexico gets the off road tour treatment, in a slightly tepid trailer.
VIDEO: Touratech’s 1st Ride on the Africa Twin
In November, Touratech-USA CEO, Paul Guillien and journalist Jonathan Bentman visited Touratech’s headquarters in Germany to see the product line for the new Honda CRF 1000L Africa Twin. As luck would have it, they found the keys to the Touratech-modified test bike and took it for a ride.
Utah: The White Rim Trail in Pictures
Utah’s White Rim Trail is a fantastic descent into the Canyon Lands, but not without its challenges; heat, fuel issues and a snake make for a true adventure.
Giant Loop: North American Distributor for Rally Raid Products Honda CB500X Adventure Kit
UK-based Rally Raid Products designed and manufactures the CB-X Adventure kit, a suite of components that upgrade the stock Honda CB500X to an affordable, reliable, dirt capable, globe-crossing adventure touring motorcycle.
ICON RAIDEN: Lords of the Atlas – Baja 1000
Pushing limits, testing resolve, and validating ideas-these are the doctrines for the all new RAIDEN collection. RAIDEN charts a course of aggressive patterns, hella technical materials, and the bold visuals… and this being ICON the’ve put the new kit through the paces, riding the Baja 1000 no less.
2015 Ochoco Tail Pack by Giant Loop
Minimalist tail pack securely bolts onto rear fender or tail rack on dirt, endure and dual sport motorcycles.
Moto Trials Riding Through Ice Hotel – Tundra Trial
Feeling a little frosty? Pining for some snow sports? So is Red Bull’s Dougie Lampkin as he Trials to the through the arctic landscape of Northern Finland, and challenging frozen obstacles including a hotel made entirely of ice.
2015 Yamaha FZ-07 Review: Pure Bike-inium
Deep in the budget conscious corners of Yamaha, they have been mixing the core elements of naked bike-inium, not just stripping away the unessential fairings, windscreens, and bling, but paring down the internals. The result is the FZ-07, a bantam that punches way above its weight.
AltRider Hoh Rain Forest Ride – Dynamic and Environment
AltRider’s Hoh Adventure Ride offers attendees a unique mix new adventure rider friendly forest service roads and dual track in a uniquely northwest location, a rainforest.
Touratech Develops New Concept for Skid Plate Protection with Expedition Line
Just thick metal plates designed to take a beating, skidplates don’t see a lot of innovation. Touratech’s upped the game with replaceable polyamide nylon sliders – important for under-protected bikes like the 2013 R1200GS.
Tumbleweed ADV Introduces Gila 2.0 Fluid Tank and Wild Burro Top Rack for the KTM 690 Enduro
New player Tumbleweed ADV solves two major issues for those using the KTM 690 Enduro/R for adventure riding, range and hauling luggage.
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