How to Prepare for a Backcountry Adventure Ride

By Lukas Eddy. So, you’ve got an off-road capable motorcycle, some camping gear and the inspiring visions of Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman’s Long Way Round motivating you to set off on an adventure motorcycle trip of your own. But where in the massive [...]

Ride Report – IDBDR – Pierce to Burgdorf Hot Springs

By Steph Terrien. Dates of travel for this SheADV group ride, September 1-6, 2016. Angela, Cristina, Kay, Shal, Sheri, and Steph left Cle Elum, WA under clearing skies on Thursday, September 1st picking up a Melanie in Vantage, and Carrie in Colfax.  Our wheels; 1 [...]

Adventure on the less traveled ORBDR.

By Becky Betty. I’ve been fortunate to ride the WABDR in 2014, the IDBDR in 2015, and just returned from riding Route 5 of the OR BDR.   My initial impression on day two of the Oregon route 5, was that it wasn’t as difficult [...]