Northwest

Sometimes It IS The Destination

By Bryan Hall People always say, “It’s not the destination, it’s the journey.” Most of the time that’s true, the joy of being on the road is just being on the road. Sometimes, however, the journey has a purpose, a reason, a destination. I have family who lives on Vancouver Island in British Columbia, and I go visit them every ...

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July 2018 Shop Talk with Shannon Aikau & Ryan Evans

By Shannon Aikau & Ryan Evans Photos by Ryan Tonry & Samantha M. Frontiera     Shannon:  Aloha gang, Shop Talk with Shannon… Ryan:  And Ryan. Shannon:  And Ryan, I wasn’t going to exclude you. Ryan:  I’m not worried about that.  What are we talking about? Shannon:  This cool bike that we built. Ryan:  Beautiful paint job, yeah that’s very cool. ...

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July 2018 Quick Throttle Magazine

CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: Quick Throttle Magazine celebrates the Fourth of July with the Men of Fire Ride for Veterans and Flags Across the Dam. Plus, join us for part 3 of our Motorcycling the Himalayas coverage and check out our coverage of West Coast Thunder, Street Vibrations, Run-A-Mucca, Cliff Castle Motorcycle Show and more.     NORTHWEST EDITION: Quick Throttle Magazine ...

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June 2018 Quick Throttle Magazine

CALIFORNIA/SOUTHWEST EDITION: Quick Throttle Magazine continues our journey into the Himalayas, plus extensive coverage of the Laughlin River Run. Check out our coverage of Blue Collar Build Off, Old School Drag Racing, Daytona Bike Week and a look at the Tahuya Adventure Resort.     NORTHWEST EDITION: Quick Throttle Magazine tests the Vanderhall Venice and visits the Rockin’ the Red Horse ...

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Our Adventure at Tahuya Adventure Resort

By Diana Olmstead. Photos by Diana & Robin Hudson Click here for the full Tahuya photo gallery.  Have you ever wanted to escape to the middle of nowhere? Well, I’ve got just the place for you – the Tahuya Adventure Resort. Don’t let the word “resort” fool you into thinking it is a fancy resort with a small army of ...

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2018 Rockin’ the Red Horse Rally

By Diana Olmstead Photos by Diana, Robin Hudson & Breanna Willis Click here for the full Rockin’ the Red Horse Rally photo gallery  On Friday, May 4th, our photographer Robin and I headed east to attend the 2018 “Rockin’ the Red Horse” rally at the Red Horse Diner and Nodding Donkey Bar in Ellensburg, WA. The Red Horse Diner was ...

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Quick Throttle Magazine Northwest Edition – May 2018

IN THIS EDITION: Quick Throttle Magazine salutes Women Riders Month, we check out the 2018 Indian Scout Bobber, we visit the ABATE of Washington Swap Meet and go Motorcycling in the Himalayas — plus more!  

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ABATE of Washington Swap Meet

By Diana Olmstead On Sunday, March 25th 2018, ABATE of Washington held their 30th Annual Spring Swap Meet at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe, WA. Myself and two QT staff members awoke bright and early that morning to make our way to Monroe. We didn’t ride, we drove, knowing that we would most likely have too much stuff to ...

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Get Ready To Ride

By Gary Gardner It’s April in the Northwest. The sun is shin- ing (sort of), the rain has tapered off (some- what), and the days are getting longer (most definite). It’s a time when riders start dream- ing of getting back on the bike after taking a winter off from riding -which the vast majority of riders around these parts ...

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Quick Throttle Magazine Northwest Edition – April 2018

IN THIS EDITION: In our 17th anniversary issue, Quick Throttle Magazine goes motorcycling in the Yucatan, plus we visit the NHRA Winternationals and the Mecum Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction. We also take an in-depth look at the Triumph Bonneville Bobber and the new “Big Bore” Indian, and a special tribute to the late Micky Jones.  

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