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Taking a Long Motorcycle Trip?

By January 31, 2016October 28th, 2016News / Announcements

Depositphotos_11525422_originalIt can be a great idea to take a long road trip on your motorcycle. If you have never done it, it is a great way of seeing the country, while being able to be out on the bike, enjoying the open highways and the sun. You can see a lot of the scenery better from a bike than a car. Here are a few vital tips to make it easier for you.

The Tips:

First off, find yourself a comfortable, waterproof suit. You never know what kind of weather you will run into and if you are unprotected from the elements you will be miserable. Find something that is easy to wear, but that can adequately protect you from rain. It will make your trip that much more enjoyable.

Another thing you should do before you leave is to get yourself a nice trailer or luggage rack. They make many different types of motorcycle luggage racks and trailers that will allow you to pack all the necessary things. It might also give you space for things to buy along the way.

It’s probably a good idea to get some maintenance done on the bike before you leave. You would hate to get too far down the road and have something happen that could possibly ruin your trip.

Something that can make your trip go even easier is the CrampBuster cruise assist for your bike. If you use this, you can stop getting those nasty hand cramps on your long days of riding the bike from place to place. This little guy from will let your hand rest a bit, which is perfect for a long road trip.

The tips above will help you become fully prepared for your long motorcycle road trip. If you make sure you are fully prepared, you will be able to enjoy the trip from the start to the end, minimizing stress in between. And really, that is what a bike road trip is all about, isn’t it?