Events and Stories
Journeys, Photos, Stories & Websites
The Great Western Adventure, 2007
World-famous author, motorcyclist, philosopher and boy genius Doug Grosjean
aims for Arizona
Frank Glamser and Craig Miller's 2007 western wander - you don't want to miss this one!
In this episode, we find Doug modeling his new Phoenix jacket!
A Great Alaskan Adventure, by Doug Grosjean
Going to Alaska? Check
out this story by world-famous author and traveler Doug Grosjean!
Newfoundland and Back, 2001, by Frank Glamser
A must-read for
anyone considering the Canadian Maritimes!
Canadian Odyssey, by Charlie Mikulewicz
Mexican Adventure, by Lloyd Rauschkolb
Land of the Midnight Sun,by Forrest Braun
to Maine, by Scott Conary
A long and ambling walk across the country
-- extremely well written & lots of pictures! April, 1999
To Labrador and Back, by Steve Anderson
Steve takes a leisurely
loop through some of the more remote areas of North America, Summer, 1998.
by Paul Mitcheltree
Paul tackles Alaska on a new R1100RS, July & August,
Summer Trip, by Jon Diaz
Who knew that flying back out to pick
up bikes left at the end of a previous trip could be so much fun? August, 1998.
Germany, by Robert Trevellyan
From England to Germany and back
in one weekend, August, 1998.
Sojourn!, By Ian Schmeisser & Tom Bowman
Tom & Ian's
roundabout way to the 1998 BMW MOA National in Montana, July, 1998.
and Memories, by Tom Hansen
Los Alamos/Alpine Trip Report, 1998
Dedicated to the Memory of Tony Lange
and the Naive, by Jay Martin
Celebrating Spring in the Southwest,
Vally Daze III and Back, by John Arnold
How a simple trip can
turn into a major adventure! February, 1998
Extended Road Test in Mexico, by Graham Pryce
Graham test rides
a GS south of the border. Winter, 1997/98
and me...on a couple of T's!, by Pat Roddy
An excellent account
of a successful 1000-in-1 run. November, 1997
Long Ride Home, by Jeffrey Harth
Jeffrey Harth braves sub-freezing
temperatuires and blowing snow to bring his new K100RS home to Philadelphia from
Ohio. November, 1997
Yoshida's Trip to Sendai, by Junji Yoshida
A beautiful ride
through Autumn in Japan. November, 1997
Weekend On Sidewalls
Tom Bowman shows that deciding on which
rally to attend isn't hard when Deal's Gap is somehow involved. August/September,
Yoshida's Summer Trip
Dr. Junji Yoshida crossed continents,
meeting Presidents & Idiots along the way. Summer, 1997
Ted Verrill and fellow Prez Bob Cox conduct
an extended 4-day K1100RS/K1200RS shootout through the Berkshires, the Green and
White Mountains, concluding with a trip up the auto road to the top of Mount Washington.
Dalton's Alaska Adventure
Gene's ride to Alaska was not
all blackberries and sightseeing (but some of it was :)
June & July,
Rosenbaum's New England Stamp Hunt
Karl's detailed account of
rounding up National Passport stamps in New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut,
New York and Vermont (sort of :) July, 1997
Diaz's Summer Trip
Jon returns to the west coast to
pick up the R1100RS he stored at the end of the Reindeer
Ride, and takes the long way home to Chicago. July, 1997
Wandering around America, June,
A Collection of Road Trips from Dr. Junjii
Winters Crossing, My 50cc Quest
A Spring 1997 tale of Coast-To-Coast
endurance by Warren Harhay
Lepore's "Permanent Vacation"
A Ride Through Mexico's
Baja Peninsula, February, 1997
Roger's "Three Capitals Ride"
A Ride Through Southeast
Asia, January, 1997
Pink's "The Great White Stamp Hunt"
Curry's "The Great Fall Trip"
An autumn ride through
the West, November & December, 1996
Arnold's "Trinity Alps Trilogy"
"Tales From The Road"
Terry Turnbeaugh's account of
a two week ride through the northwest United States on his 1976 R90/6. August
Canadian Maritimes Adventure
Wandering around Nova Scotia, Quebec,
PEI & Cape Breton. August 1996
Minnesota 1000 - Adam Walkoff Endures
A 7,000 mile roundtrip down the US west
coast to the tip of Baja, Mexico
DC Christmas Party - December 1995
compiled by Walt Dabell,
photos by Jim Colburn
Tokyo Rally - October 1995
by Yoshida Junji
Last Chance Rally - September 1995
by Brian Curry
Higdon Send-Off Party
Pictures - Summer 1995
compiled by Walt Dabell, photos by Jim
of Motorcycles is Hard to Describe
By Karen Boehler, Los Alamos
(NM) Monitor Sports Editor - An artical about the 1995 BMW-MOA National Rally
in Durango Colorado.