Ballistic Cycles' hubless creation took the Baddest Bagger

74th annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally Photo Gallery

STURGIS, S.D., AUG 4-10—Take one last look back at the 74th annual Sturgis Rally through NorCal Bureau... 
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Harley-Davidson Eclipse Triple Vent System Jacket

Harley-Davidson Eclipse Triple Vent System Jacket Instead of the usual product review where we start... 
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Sutter Creek

Day Tripping to Sloughhouse, California

Sloughhouse, Calif., June 6 — Sometimes we get so caught up in the daily routine of our lives that... 
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Rolling Thunder Wreath Ceremony

Rolling Thunder XXVII: Riding to remember

Frank Bartolomey

Washington, D.C., May 29–June 1—The Rolling Thunder demonstration on Memorial Day weekend is a pilgrimage of sorts, where the people demand that our politicians act now... read story

NYC H.O.G. Director Joe Sessa (l) and Grand Marshal Peter Vallone Jr. get ready to lead the ride

NYC H.O.G. Bikers Against Breast Cancer: Fighting a family disease

NEW YORK, N.Y., JUNE 8—Hundreds of motorcycles roared through the streets of New York City June 8 to raise money for NYC H.O.G. Bikers Against... Read more »

91st Laconia Motorcycle Week at The Weirs

91st Laconia Motorcycle Week: Good day sunshine

LACONIA, N.H., JUNE 14-22—It was the very first time that my ride to New Hampshire was blessed by sunny skies and warm weather. And the first... Read more »

All eight Miss Laughlin River Run 2014 contestants gather and wait for the winner to be announced

Miss Laughlin Pageant and Wet T-shirt Contests: Adults only

LAUGHLIN, NEV., APR 24-27—In years past I’ve attended the wild and raucous wet T-shirt contests held at the Riverside Resort bar named the... Read more »

Steel Horse Sisterhood Summit 2014

Steel Horse Sisterhood Summit: Getting the girls together

DENVER, COLO., MAY 2-4—When I first started riding a motorcycle 20-some years ago, there were very few women riders. As more and more women... Read more »

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Editorially Speaking


Blue Dog Diaries: Future shock

How do you feel about electric motorcycles? And by “you” I mean current Harley riders and the legions of Milwaukee... Read more »

Robert Fila

Southern Rail: Safe keeping

Growing up as a kid, I led a sheltered life. Times were rough on occasion, but it was a simpler time. I don’t... Read more »

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Harley-Davidson Eclipse Triple Vent System Jacket

Harley-Davidson Eclipse Triple Vent System Jacket

Felicia Morgan

Harley-Davidson Eclipse Triple Vent System Jacket Instead of the usual product review where we start out with a pristine new item photographed for your visual enlightenment,... read story

National Cycle Gladiator Windshield FXDB

National Cycle Gladiator Windshield: Stealthy and versatile

I’m not a fan of windshields. All pros aside, I undeniably favor the clean and uncluttered look on... Read more »

Harley-Davidson Premium Luggage Sissy Bar Backpack

Harley-Davidson Sissy Bar Backpack: Cavernous companion

The term “backpack” was coined in the U.S. in the early 1900’s, though similar over-the-shoulder... Read more »

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Free Range: Fresh start

I took a wrong turn off the freeway and managed to get lost in downtown Portland. This isn’t new for me, but... Read more »


Bullin Through Life: Highway from hell

Howdy! Grab a chair an’ a beer! Have ya ever had a naggin’ feelin’ that somethin’ was gonna screw up,... Read more »

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Regional Buzz


Two-Wheel Two-Step: August, 2014

On May 15–18, the Rally in the Crater was held in Mt. Enterprise. Staged in an actual crater that serves as... Read more »


The Shadow Knows: August, 2014

Have you heard about the Biker Ice Bucket Challenge? Members of my club, the Iron Knights MC, posted some hilarious... Read more »

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