MotorTrend Hits Baja in Latest Episode of Throttle Out

December 18, 2018By MotoQuest

What happens when a couple of moto-journalists decide to ride the Baja Peninsula? They come to MotoQuest for advice, of course! That’s exactly what happened when Ari Henning and Zack Courts set their sights on Baja for an episode of their new show on MotorTrend called Throttle Out. We had worked with these two in … Read More

The Wilds of Alaska

December 13, 2018By MotoQuest

“It’s not like Alaska isn’t wilderness – it mostly is. But most Alaskans don’t live in the wild. They live on the edge of the wild in towns with schools and cable TV and stores and dentists and roller rinks sometimes. It’s just like anyplace else, only with mountains and moose.” That was an excerpt … Read More

My Favorite Moments from Riding in Baja

November 28, 2018By Phil Freeman

Whenever I travel to Baja, there comes a time and a place during the trip where I invariably arrive at a mental state that can only be described as serenity. For those of you who have experience traveling the Baja Peninsula of Mexico, you know what I mean. I know it sounds funny, but as … Read More

Spooky Tales from Our Travels

October 31, 2018By MotoQuest

Happy Halloween! As millions of children around the country eagerly await their candy-filled Trick-or-Treat adventures, we offer our faithful readers with backstories on some of the spookiest places we visit on our travels around the world. From legendary movie monsters and filming locations to good old fashioned ghost stories and ancient mysteries, we hope you … Read More

Nicknames Earned on MotoQuest Adventures

October 24, 2018By MotoQuest

When we talk to fellow riders for the first time, one of the most common questions that comes up is “why go on a guided trip when I can do the same ride myself?” Among the many logistical reasons like having a full time support vehicle on hand and the fact that we book all … Read More

Off-Season Rental Rates Now In Effect

October 4, 2018By MotoQuest

It’s official; autumn has arrived. As the days grow shorter, the leaves turn colors, and the temperatures begin to drop, we say goodbye to our Anchorage shop and migrate south for the winter. But for us here at MotoQuest, the changing of seasons brings with it more than just beautiful foliage and cooler days because … Read More

MotoQuest Rider Lee Hobart on Riding Japan

September 25, 2018By MotoQuest

Everyone seems to have at least one travel destination that dominates their daydreams and is perpetually at the top of their bucket list. For many motorcyclists, that place is Alaska. The Last Frontier holds a certain charm, and according to native Alaskan Lee Hobart, part of that charm is that “you can truly get lost … Read More

Machu Picchu and 8 Other Places to See in Peru

September 20, 2018By MotoQuest

The first thing that comes to mind when most people think of Peru is Machu Picchu, the ancient Inca citadel perched high in the Andes mountains. There’s no question that a visit to Machu Picchu is a must for anyone traveling to Peru, but this is just the tip of the iceberg. Peru has so … Read More

Custom Tours: the True Spirit of Adventure

September 11, 2018By MotoQuest

Long ago, MotoQuest founder Phil Freeman began taking intrepid motorcyclists on two-wheeled tours of his home state of Alaska. Armed with just a few bikes and a beat-up Subaru serving as a support vehicle, Phil showed riders from around the world the wonders of the Last Frontier. The sense of adventure was palpable. In the … Read More