Muriel’s First Ride | Rider Magazine

Connecticut Route 43 has new tar, which encourages a pace Muriel would not have preferred. Photos by the author. She’s taking her first ride on a motorcycle. Posthumously, as it turns out, but my Aunt Muriel is along for the ride, her ashes securely stowed in my top case. Muriel had not been a fan … Read more

Favorite Ride: Des Moines River Loop

The author and his BMW R 1200 RT at Ledges State Park. There are some great roads in central Iowa around the town of Boone, which is about 45 miles north of Des Moines. This ride crisscrosses the Des Moines River on a series of county highways and backroads, offering a nice selection of curves … Read more