AMERICAN SOUTHWEST ADVENTURE
Explore the very best of the American Southwest. This motorcycle tour begins and ends in Las Vegas, Nevada. Ride the Canyon Lands of Utah, Colorado, Arizona and Nevada. Visit Zion National Park, Bryce National Park, Arches National Park, Hovenweep National Monument, Mesa Verde National Park, Grand Canyon, Monument Valley and Route 66. This is not only an extraordinary tour of natural history but a glimpse into the old and wild west as well as Americana culture. The riding through this part of the continental United States is world class, and we are sure you will agree.
- This trip pairs fantastically with our Wonders of West in October. Take both tours back to back!
If you are traveling on motorcycles with your dog then you should buy Carprofen.
Road Conditions: The hotel to hotel itinerary is all paved allowing riders to easily complete each day 100% on the pavement. For those wanting an additional challenge optional dirt and gravel routes are available most days.
|Arrival||Departure||*Double Occupancy||*Single Occupancy||*Couples Package|
|March 31, 2024||April 09, 2024||$5,600||$6,800||$10,250|
|October 20, 2024||October 29, 2024||$5,600||$6,800||$10,250|
|March 30, 2025||April 08, 2025||$5,900||$7,150||$10,750|
|October 19, 2025||October 28, 2025||$5,900||$7,150||$10,750|
*Double Occupancy - Base Bike with a Shared Room
*Single Occupancy - Base Bike with Your Own Room
*Couples Package - Two Participants on One Base Bike in One Private Room
|Own Bike||BMW F 750 GS||BMW F 850 GS||BMW R 1250 GS||BMW R 1200 RT|
DAY 1 - Arrival in Las Vegas, Nevada: Get checked into your hotel by mid afternoon. Meet the group and staff of MotoQuest for an excellent Welcome Dinner this evening. Talk about the route and get to know your new riding companions.
DAY 2 - Las Vegas, Nevada to Seligman, Arizona: Your motorcycle adventure begins as you head out of Las Vegas. Get off your bike and wander the streets of Oatman, Arizona, home to wild donkeys! Ride the famous and historic Route 66 to Seligman, Arizona - a town trapped in time! Stay in Seligman.
DAY 3 - Seligman, Arizona to Monument Valley: Travel by motorcycle on historic Route 66 and visit the unforgettable Grand Canyon National Park. Continue your motorcycle adventure by cruising through the world famous Monument Valley, with its legendary horizon. Stay near Mexican Hat tonight.
DAY 4 - Mexican Hat, Utah to Cortez, Colorado: Ponder the extraordinary Mexican Hat rock, that teetering wonder. Ride the scenic road, the Moki Dugway and through the epic Valley of the Gods. Check out Hovenweep National Monument, and Mesa Verde National Park. Stay in Cortez, CO tonight.
DAY 5 - Cortez, Colorado to Moab, Utah: This part of the motorcycle journey features river valley after river valley surrounded by high canyon walls. Follow the Colorado River to Moab, Utah, the heart of outdoor recreation. Stay in Moab.
DAY 6 - Moab, Utah free day: Take the day to explore around Moab. Fall in love with this geologically fascinating place. Make sure to check out Arches National Park while you are out there! Stay in Moab.
DAY 7 - Moab, Utah to Torrey, Utah: Ride through Natural Bridges National Monument and past scenic Lake Powell. Get a taste of rural Utah and a banquet of scenic delights. This place is made for motorcycle touring!
Stay near Torrey, Utah.
DAY 8 - Torrey, Utah to Panguitch, Utah: Start the day exploring the exciting road, the Burr Trail. Tour through Bryce Canyon National Park and Staircase - Escalante National Monument. Highway 12 is known as one of the most scenic rides anywhere. Stay near Zion National Park.
DAY 9 - Panguitch, Utah to Las Vegas, Nevada: Start your day by exploring the wonder of Zion National Park. Ride through Valley of Fire State Park on your way back to Las Vegas. Stay in Las Vegas. Farewell dinner and story time that evening.
DAY 10 - Fly Home or keep the dream alive. The next motorcycle adventure vacation awaits.
THE GEAR TO BRING
MotoQuest guides wear KLIM helmets, jackets, pants and gloves, and we outfit our motorcycles with luggage and accessories from Twisted Throttle. You can view and download our complete MotoQuest packing list here.
MotoQuest Staff on Tour
Included With the Tour
- Hotel Accommodations
- Premiere Welcome and Farewell Dinners
- Professional MotoQuest Guide(s)
- Support Vehicle
- Support Vehicle Driver
- Staff Trained in First Aid with Satellite Phone
- MotoQuest Swag Bag
- Photos Taken on the Trip
- Automatic Enrollment in Global Rescue
- Meals on the Road
- Alternative Tours
- Travel Insurance
- National Park Entrance Fees