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Chris Birch Shows What’s Possible on a KTM 1190 Adventure

Chris Birch KTM 1190 Adventure R
Six time New Zealand Enduro Champion Chris Birch is at it again sliding, jumping and wheeling his big KTM 1190 Adventure R like it's a trials bike. New Zealand's dramatic landscape and crystal clear blue waters offer the perfect backdrop to highlight... Read More

Can Motorcycle Panniers Be Lightweight, Stylish and Tough?

Touratech makes some of the best looking motorcycle panniers.
It was 1985 when Touratech founder, Herbert Schwarz, built his first set of motorcycle panniers for his extended tours to the far corners of the Earth. He continued to refine the design until the Zega panniers were launched in 1992.Fast forward... Read More

8 Great Used Adventure Motorcycles Under $5,000

Budget Used Adventure Motorcycles
These days you can easily spend $20,000 or more on a new adventure motorcycle. But it doesn't mean you have to. The dream of traveling to exotic new places through all types of weather and terrain is still accessible, even... Read More

First Shipment of Cyclone RX-3 250cc ADV Bikes Has Arrived

CSC Cyclone RX-3 Motorcycles
The first shipment of CSC Cyclone RX-3 motorcycles has arrived on U.S. shores and are now being unloaded at CSC Motorcycles' Azusa, California headquarters. More shipments of the 250cc adventure bikes will continue to arrive over the next four days.CSC still needs... Read More

New Off-Road Kit Makes the Honda CB500X More Dirt Capable

cb500x CB-X adventure kit
UK-based Rally Raid Products has developed an off-road performance upgrade kit for the Honda CB500X. The CB-X Adventure Kit is a suite of components that turn the stock Honda CB500X into a more dirt-capable, globe-crossing adventure touring motorcycle. Rally Raid Products... Read More

Is the CCM GP450 Adventure the Answer for Shorter Riders?

low seat height adventure bike
Plenty has been said about the CCM GP450 Adventure roaring into a yawning gap for a nimble, off-road adventure bike that packs a decent punch. Now it seems the British motorcycle manufacturer is also winning over arguably the most overlooked sector of... Read More

5 Ways to Get Yourself ‘Into’ a Survival Situation Off-Road

A failed water crossing leads to survival situation.
As Adventure Motorcyclists we are always up for exciting challenges and getting off the beaten path. Sometimes that enthusiasm for exploration and discovery leads us to do things that can get us stranded in the wilderness. Even if you are the... Read More

Long-Term Test Highlights Ownership Cost of BMW and KTM

BMW and KTM Ownership Cost
The BMW R1200GS and KTM 1190 Adventure R pretty much rule the roost among the adventure heavyweights, but at what cost to the wearer of the helmet? This question was answered to an extent in a long-term test by Cycle... Read More

Pro Rider Morgan Kaliszuk Takes YZ250 On Water Adventure

Carving dune faces, flying through the woods, or cruising dirt roads, it's a...

Alaska Motorcycle Tours Water Crossing

Answering Alaska's "Call of the Wild" From the Seat of a KLR650

I arrive in Anchorage, weary from the long mainland flight. It’s my first trip...


Garmin Announces First Devices With 2-Way Satellite Messaging

  Garmin has announced their first devices with inReach satellite commun...

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