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MotoQuest Alaska Motorcycle Rentals
4346 Spenard Road
Alaska, 99517
Rental Location Phone: +1(907)272-2777
Rental Location Email:

MotoQuest has been renting motorcycles in the Municipality of Anchorage, Alaska since 1998. Formally Alaska Rider Tours, MotoQuest rebranded in 2008 after expanding outside of Alaska. MotoQuest was founded and is still operated by a born and raised Alaskan, Phil Freeman. Phil's passion and experience in Alaska has throttled MotoQuest into position as one of the premier rental shops in Alaska.

MotoQuest Rental Fleet, Anchorage, Alaska

MotoQuest Rental Motorcycle Fleet, Anchorage, Alaska

Alaska Motorcycle Rental Rates

Bike Hourly 8 Hour

1-4 Days

5-9 Days
10-13 Days
14+ Days
25th Hour
(after initial 24)
BMW R1200 GS $30 $175 $210 $200 $190 $170 $10
BMW F 800 GS $25 $150 $175 $165 $145 $140 $10
BMW F700GS $20 $125 $160 $150 $130 $125 $10
BMW F650 Twin $20 $125 $160 $150 $130 $125 $10
Kawasaki KLR 650 $20 $75 $110 $100 $90 $80 $5
Yamaha XT250 $20 $75 $110 $100 $90 $80 $5
Ultra Classic Electra Glide $50 $225 $250 $230 $220 $200 $30
Road Glide Ultra $50 $225 $250 $230 $220 $200 $30
Road King $45 $215 $240 $220 $200 $180 $30
Street Glide $45 $215 $240 $220 $200 $180 $30
Heritage Softail $45 $205 $230 $210 $190 $170 $25
Dyna Switch Back $45 $205 $230 $210 $190 $170 $25
Yamaha C3 Scooter $20 $40 $50 $40 $30 $20 $10

Day Trips

Want to just ride for the day? Perfect! Our experienced and knowledgeable staff can customize a trip for whatever you would like to see in a day. (9 A.M. - 5 P.M.)

Hours of Operation

May 1 -Sept 15. 7 days a week 9:00am -5:00pm (Bike pickup no later than 4:00pm)

Motorcycle Rental Requirements

  • 21 years of age or older
  • 3 years riding experience on a same size motorcycle (negotiable)
  • Valid motorcycle license (must be present at time of pick-up)
  • $1,000 to $2,000 damage deposit on Visa or Mastercard Credit card
  • You MUST HAVE roadside assistance for your own motorcycle recovery. (Check AMA, BMWMOA or others.)

DMV Test 

  • Anchorage DMV location only. Yamaha XT250 delivered to DMV for scheduled test. Motorcycle will be returned to rental location once test is complete. $100 Flat Fee

Additional Fees

All motorcycles bound for Prudhoe Bay are subject to an additional surcharge. $500 for BMW's and $300 for KLR650's. No discounts multi-day or otherwise apply to Prudhoe Bay bound rentals.


Basic Liability Insurance (Standard Coverage) $15 per day (Compulsory for all BMW, Harley, Suzuki rentals)
*SLI (Supplemental Liability Insurance) $5.95 per day (Optional)
*LDW (Loss Damage Waiver) $15 per day (Optional)

S.L.I. may provide you with excess coverage for the difference between that provided in your rental agreement (minimum requirement is the state financial responsibility mandated by the applicable insurance jurisdiction) and $300,000.

The Loss Damage Waiver (LDW) is $15 per riding day. When you purchase this agreement, you will be responsible for only the first $1,000 of the bike damages in case of a crash or theft. If you decline this option you are responsible for all of the damages. (Please note that the LDW does not cover personal property damage or bodily injury.) The renter must comply with the terms and conditions in the Rental Agreement. We recommend that you contact your motorcycle insurance carrier to see if you are covered for rental motorcycles.

More information about these insurances can be found in our Terms and Conditions

Deposit Payment

A $500 per motorcycle non refundable deposit is due at the time of booking to reserve your motorcycles. For rentals 20 days and longer we require a $1000 deposit. If the total cost of the motorcycle rentals is less than $500 ($1000 for 20 days), the full amount of rental will be considered the deposit. The deposit will be applied to the total cost of the rental. The total balance for the rental is due 30 days prior to pickup. No refunds for early returns.

Accepted payment types:

  • Credit Card – Visa or MasterCard only
  • Money Order
  • Personal Check
  • Cash

Balance Payment

Full payment for motorcycle rentals is due 30 days prior to rental pickup date.

Damage Deposit

A damage deposit is taken on a Visa or MasterCard. We do not charge the card, we simply authorize it. The authorization is released upon return and inspection of the motorcycle. Sorry, no Debit Cards for the damage deposit!

Damage deposit amount:

1. $1,000 for Yamaha XT225, Yamaha XT250, Kawasaki KLR 650

2. $2,000 for All BMW's, Harley's and Suzuki's

3. $250 for Yamaha C3 and Zuma scooters

Early Returns

No refunds for early returns, or late pick-up's, no exceptions.

Prudhoe Bay

**All Prudhoe Baybound bikes are subject to a $500 surcharge ($300 surcharge for KLRs ONLY). No discounts Multi-Day or otherwise apply to Prudhoe Bay rentals.** (See Terms and Conditions)

For bikes headed to Prudhoe Bay we prepare each motorcycle with fresh sprockets, chains and tires.

Prudhoe Bound BMW motorcycles are outfitted with Shinko 705 Series tires. If you want a more aggressive tire, we can supply a knobby tire for an additional $350

Motorcycle Storage

Secure storage is complementary to any rider while they are renting a motorcycle from MotoQuest.

Luggage Storage

Secure luggage storage is complementary to any MotoQuest clients.

Send Riding Gear Ahead?

We can receive and store your riding gear before you arrive and help you send it to your home after your ride.

May 1 - Sept 15th

Send Riding Gear To:



4346 Spenard Road

Anchorage, Alaska 99517

Canadian Residents Rentals:

You must be in the US for 48 hours before going back into Canada with our rental bikes. After you're in Canada, you have 30 days to bring the bike back to the US or the Candian Government charges you general sales tax (GST) aproxx. $200

Temporary Importation of U.S.-Based Rental Vehicles
10. Residents of Canada may temporarily import a U.S.-based rental vehicle for non-commercial purposes, under Customs Tariff Item No. 9993.00.00 under the following conditions
(a) After an absence of 48 hours or more, full duty and taxes relief for a period of up to 30 days;
(b) After an absence of less than 48 hours, GST/HST will be calculated on a fixed value determined by Regulations on a weekly basis for a period of up to 30 days.
(c) Weekly fixed monetary values for the following types of vehicles:
(i) $200 for cars, motorcycles and ATV;
(ii) $300 for pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles and vans including minivans, camping trailers, fifth wheel trailers and trucks up to 10 tonnes or similar vehicles; and
(iii) $1,000 for recreational vehicles, such as motor homes.

11. Where GST/HST applies on these rental vehicles, the GST/HST rate applicable will be that of the province/territory where the vehicle enters Canada, whether or not the importer is a resident of that province/territory.
12. This reduced tax treatment will apply only to U.S.-based rental vehicles temporarily imported for a period not exceeding 30 days. This applies for non-commercial purposes only.

Alaska Harley-Davidson Motorcycle Rental

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Riding Gear Rental:

We have a diverse selection of riding gear available to borrow, first come first serve.

Additional Notes

Alaska Rider is now MotoQuest

Twisted Throttle outfits all of MotoQuest's Fleet with bolt-on touring accessories.

Additional Motorcycle Liability Reduction is available for our customers.

Join Global Rescue and be transported from anywhere to anywhere in case of emergency.

Rent a Satellite Phone for $22 per day.

Contact Us with any questions about motorcycle rental, to check on bike availability.

Rent a motorcycle and ride to the Arctic Circle.