The 10 Dos and Don’ts of the Dalton

May 20, 2016By Phil Freeman

414 miles of frost-heaves, broken chip seal and grated dirt surfaces, the Dalton Highway has its challenges. On a good day, you can ride it wide open. On a bad day, you can go home in a helicopter. Every year motorcyclists are killed on the Dalton Highway. This road offers the rider the adventure gamut. … Read More

A Look at the Motorcycles We Use Around the World

November 4, 2016By MotoQuest Staff

From a Royal Enfield on the highest motorable pass in the world to a Harley-Davidson at the lowest point in North America, the motorcycles we use on our guided adventures are as diverse as the places we travel. In some ways, these bikes can be representative of the places we’re in, and the lifestyles of the people that … Read More

VIDEO: 5 Reasons to Ride with MotoQuest in Romania

October 24, 2016By Phil Freeman

I am no pro video editor, but I do love to put memories together. I recently reviewed our most recent Romaniacs Adventure and came up with this two minute video highlighting 5 reasons you would ride through the Transylvania region of Romania with us. Why Romania? If it’s not the epic riding, it may be … Read More

Baja is Yours to Discover

October 21, 2016By MotoQuest Staff

It’s snowing here today in Alaska, and I can’t help but daydream about the warm rays of sunshine and carefree vibes of Baja. I’m sure that the desire to ride through the deserts and sit on the beaches will only increase as the snow begins to pile up and the daylight hours shorten… One of … Read More

Couples That Ride Together, Stay Together

October 7, 2016By MotoQuest Staff

I was guiding a motorcycle tour through Japan during our Japan Three Island Tour one year when I stumbled upon an astonishing fact. Of the 16 people on the trip — which was made up of primarily couples from 6 different countries — 12 of the participants from this group were in marriages of 40 … Read More

Fall is in the Air

September 23, 2016By MotoQuest Staff

When you smell the pumpkin spice and you see the leaves start to change colors, then you know that it’s officially fall. For us at MotoQuest, the close of the season in Alaska and the migration of our motorcycles signal the beginning of autumn. Right now our Trail of Lewis and Clark Adventure is underway. It … Read More

VIDEO: A Virtual Escape to Baja

September 16, 2016By MotoQuest Staff

Picture yourself sitting on a white sand beach with a cold drink in one had and a fish taco in the other. You’ve just finished riding through the cactus-filled desert, barely encountering anyone else on the road. Now you’re relaxing and enjoying the moment as the sun sets over the calm blue waters in front of you. Check … Read More

The Great Escape: Adventures in Patagonia and Baja

August 26, 2016By Phil Freeman

While our MotoQuest fleet is making its way from Anchorage, Alaska to Long Beach, CA, I find myself back in my small Alaskan town staring out into the midnight sun and plotting the next adventure. I’ve got two end-of-year escapes in mind. Th first is our Patagonia End of the Earth Adventure. I keep thinking, people … Read More