Author Archives: Neil Edwards

Orange tile roofs and white stucco are signs of Santa Barbara's Spanish heritage which compliment the colours of my KTM 1090 Adventure R

Lane-splitting through twilight city streets during our ride to Los Angeles (BC to Baja 8)

I shouldn’t be too picky when it comes to a camping breakfast, but finishing off the previous night’s bottle of ‘white’ isn’t a suitable substitute for oats, bacon, or hash browns. We can’t take it with us on our ride … Read More

Adventure motorcycle tour on northern vancouver island, a rider passes a cliff face and a remote lake.

A secret island playground for off-road adventure bike riding lays off the west coast of British Columbia, and it’s loaded with 7,000 black bears.

I have a secret, one that only a few adventure motorcycle riders and overland travellers know; Vancouver Island is a hidden playground of snow-capped mountains, alpine lakes, and secluded beaches, connected by thousands of miles of gravel and dirt roads. … Read More

The sun setting behind us as we ride to San Simeon, on our motorcycle adventure from BC to Baja.

We stitched together a motorcycle route in the dark (BC to Baja 7)

We woke in the most comfortable bed we’ve slept in since this motorcycle adventure started. After days of sleeping on the dirt, imagine the joy of laying in a warm, dry, fluffy cloud, surrounded by squishy pillows and a ‘cool … Read More