A mudslide on Jan 29th causes costly damage to California Highway 1 near Big Sur. Photo courtesy of CalTrans.

UPDATE: Mudslide at Big Sur Disrupts Tour Plans

Update – April 12, 2021. Work to repair damage caused by the January 29th mudslide at Big Sur is on track to complete two months early. The California Department of Transportation announced that the roadway will fully re-open on April

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Twisting on North Carolina’s Tail of the Dragon.

Riding Tips to Tame a Dragon

This article, written by Tom Batchelor, was originally published in STAReview Magazine, a publication of the Motorcycle Sport Touring Association and is republished here with permission. Avid motorcycle enthusiasts have undoubtedly heard about Deals Gap North Carolina (US-129), perhaps better

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Flats rarely happen in a convenient location; it pays to be prepared. Image courtesy of RoadRUNNER Motorcycle Touring & Travel magazine

How to Repair a Motorcycle Flat Tire

Few things are as disappointing and frustrating in the middle of a ride as a flat tire.  Fortunately, motorcycle tires are well designed and don’t seem to experience flats all that often when measured against miles travelled.  Nevertheless, flats happen. 

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