Backcountry Discovery Routes

Mike Lafferty Rides NEBDR on Touratech-Equipped KTM 790 Adventure R

8-time AMA Enduro Champion, Mike Lafferty, rode his Touratech-equipped KTM 790 Adventure R with Touratech-USA’s CEO, Paul Guillien, on the recent North East Backcountry Discovery Route.  The two had a great time riding together for 11 days crossing 7 states in the Northeast. This was Mike’s first multi-day adventure ride camping off-of-the-bike for an extended [...]

Riding Solo Part 3: Monument Valley Motorcycle Camping

This is the third of 25 amazing episodes of Riding Solo presented by Touratech USA! It’s a video series about motorcycling alone in the USA backcountry by Sterling Noren for the Motorcycle Travel Channel  Part 3: Riding from Big Lake, Arizona through Monument Valley. Looking for a good place to camp out in the desert.  Riding Solo [...]

Riding Solo – Episode One: Leaving home in Arizona

This is the first of 25 amazing episodes of Riding Solo presented by Touratech USA! Leaving home in Arizona on a 6,00 mile motorcycle ride. Riding Solo is a video series about motorcycling alone in the USA backcountry by Sterling Noren for the Motorcycle Travel Channel The videos were filmed during a 6,000 mile/30-day solo [...]

Video Series Preview: Riding Solo

Touratech is excited to present a new (25 episodes) video series for the Motorcycle Travel Channel on YouTube. It was created by Sterling Noren about motorcycling alone in the USA backcountry! The videos were filmed during an amazing 6,000 mile/30-day solo ride in the summer of 2020 in locations including Arizona, Utah, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Colorado [...]

Taking the Lafferty Line

A quick story by Touratech-USA, CEO, Paul Guillien about his BMW F850GS ride on the North East BDR. Photos by Eli Woody We are riding an expert-only section somewhere in Maine, while filming the NEBDR documentary. This particular section is known to be very technical and challenging and is being considered for inclusion in the [...]

Registration is open for TT20

And just like that, 2020 is here and it's time to start turning the lease to the 2020 Touratech Rally in Plain, WA. June 25-28, 2020. Registration is open for the rally, which has become the largest ADV Rally in the USA! Get all the information you need, here!

Save the Date: Touratech’s Holiday Open House

It only happens once a year! The Touratech Holiday Open House. Saturday, December 7, 2019  10AM - 3PM Touratech USA Showroom 4021 Airport Way S Seattle, WA 98108 You are cordially invited to come you the Touratech USA annual Holiday Open House and Saturday Sale! We'll have a ton of stuff on sale and being [...]

What to Look for in an ADV Motorcycle Tire

Understanding ADV Motorcycle Tires By Ron Lieback Photos by Donni Reddington Let’s give the ADV tire engineers a break. These fine individuals are tasked with one of the most difficult jobs in the two-wheel industry: creating safe and sticky tires that don’t work in not just one, but all conditions. Take a second to think [...]

Motorcycle Camping Tips: Cooking on the Trail

Motorcycle Camping Tips: Cooking By Ron Lieback   When we think of extended motorcycle touring, the idea of “freedom” and “getting away from it all” typically fuels our desires to get out there and go. Though we’re passion-forward with our touring plans, we soon miss one of the simplest comforts of home while camping – [...]

Slideshow: Touratech Vietnam Rides the CABDR

Recently, the team from Touratech Vietnam came to the USA and rode the Southern California Backcountry Discovery Route! The riding was amazing, they had an awesome time and when it was over they claimed it to be the most fun, but difficult ADV riding they've ever done. Well done, boys!