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On the Road Blog

Welcome to the On the Road Blog. When we can’t be on our bikes, we like to read about bikes, right? We’ve got you covered, with articles on motorcycle safety tips, motorcycle events, motorcycle gear, and an overview of some of the best motorcycle rides in the U.S. Check it out.
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While there are a number of things you should do before putting away your motorcycle for winter, one area you don’t want to forget is your fuel system. Improperly prepared gas in the tank can cause problems in the spring. We explain how to avoid that issue with fuel stabilizers.
Another great fall riding opportunity awaits, this time in Longview, Texas, for Rockers, Riders & Ribs. If the three Rs aren’t enough, enjoy bike shows, contests, and organized motorcycle trips.

10 October, 2017
You don’t have to wait until spring to revisit the wonders of Daytona Beach. For the past 24 years Biketoberfest rocks Florida in the fall, and this year’s milestone anniversary only means more fun and events are on the docket.

3 October, 2017
You’ve seen majestic mountains, lovely lakes, and wonderful wildlife while riding. Have you ever witnessed the Loneliest Road in America? Head west to Route 50 in Nevada and see for yourself how this stretch earned its nickname.

19 September, 2017
The highest paved road in North America—sounds intriguing, right? Welcome to the Mount Evans Scenic Byway in Colorado, where riders head north of 14,000 feet and fly through the clouds on a ride to remember.

7 September, 2017
Is that scratch on your lens cover driving you nuts? We might have some help. We put some Novus plastic polish to the test, and we have photos that show the results. It’s time to get those scratches taken care of.

22 August, 2017
With a host location called the Inn of the Mountain Gods, the Golden Aspen Motorcycle Rally offers immediate appeal, supported by surroundings that include the Sacramento Mountains and Lincoln National Forest. Enjoy a traditional bike rally with plenty of riding opportunities.

15 August, 2017
For a beautiful trip to the Northwest, check out the Rally in the Gorge in August. The five-day rally offers seminars, clinics, and the chance to ride the non-public Maryhill Loops Road.

25 July, 2017
We love hidden gems when it comes to quality motorcycle roads. Try NC151 off the Blue Ridge Parkway in North Carolina and experience why truckers are not recommended to join you on the trip.

18 July, 2017
We try and pack light when we hit the road on our motorcycle. However, there are always essential items that travel with us. Make sure one of those essentials is a first aid kit the next time you head out.

27 June, 2017
The route is planned, lodging is selected, and clothing is packed. A long-distance journey awaits, but don’t forget to get you and your motorcycle prepped as well. Follow these tips for before—and during—the journey.

27 June, 2017
Leading up to National Motorcycle Day (NMD) on July 14, we’re pleased to announce we now have NMD clothing, including T-shirts, hoodies, and tank tops. Proceeds from each purchase will go to Hogs for Heroes of Wisconsin.

27 June, 2017
More than 160,000 people attend the Roar on the Shore motorcycle rally every year, enjoying numerous riding opportunities and plenty of entertainment. Put it on your events list and take in the beautiful Great Lakes scenery.

20 June, 2017