Rocky Mountain Stories

22nd Annual Ladies Run

By Abel There are three official starting points based on where you want to start out from for the 22nd Annual Ladies Run in Fairplay, Colorado that was held on July 12th & 13th but I usually rode along the less traveled route in my past journeys there. This year though I took the main route out of Denver and ...

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The Oily Truth

By Arlin Will your motor really make more power, get better fuel economy, last longer, and run cooler, just by switching to a different brand of oil? I’ve read those claims on the back of a few synthetic oils, and always wanted to test them side by side. Well, last winter I got a call from one of the newer ...

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America’s Wounded Warriors

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, JUNE 4, 2008—The final results are in and the Defenders of Freedom Veterans Recognition Ride to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project has been an overwhelming success. With over 215 participants and $2,700 in donations collected this over 40 mile ride, “The Longest Law Enforcement Escorted Motorcycle Parade in the State of Colorado”, was noted by many participants ...

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Tejon Street Bike Fest

By Abel The 8th Annual Tejon Street Bike Fest was held on June 22nd and I was looking forward to it as it has become one of my favorite one day events to attend. Each year since I’ve been attending, it has gotten to be a bigger and better gathering of music, merchandise, and motorcyclists from all over southern Colorado. ...

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Indian Rides Again!

Much like the Phoenix, the legendary mythical bird from Greek Mythology that was reborn from its own ashes, so too has Indian motorcycles been reborn out of the ashes of the Gilroy collapse in 2003. This time its third go round will be under the auspices of London based Stellican Ltd. and take place in the most unlikely of places, ...

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Joker’s Wild

Realities Riders Rally in Old Town Fort Collins for Abused Children The 2008 Realities Ride & Poker Run brought together thousands of bikers riding against child abuse this past Memorial Day Weekend on Sunday, May 25th. This was the 7th Annual Joker’s Wild Realities Ride, sponsored by Thunder Mountain Harley-Davidson. This year’s event brought biking enthusiasts from as far as ...

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All Trades Poker Run

12TH ANNUAL ALL TRADES POKER RUN Sunday May 4, 2008 – Denver, Colorado The 12th Annual All Trades Poker Run of Denver, Colorado is an annual run to benefit the Labor’s Community Agency, the community service arm of the Colorado AFL-CIO. The sponsoring trades of this run include the International Ironworkers Local Union 24, Carpenters Local Union 55, Colorado Building ...

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The Trike

BY WILD BILL Well, they’ve done it again! Arizona Victory got together with Lehman Trike and came out with one of the most diverse trikes, sporting style and futuristic looks. Yes I rode one. While my bike was being serviced, I took to the road as I never turn down a chance to enjoy the wind, especially not having the ...

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ROAD TEST: 2008 Big Dog Pitbull Review – Unleashing the Pitbull

By CD OK, I promise that’s the last cheesy canine reference I’ll make. Well I’ll try at least. You see I’m pretty darn happy with my 2005 Big Dog Chopper, and throwing a leg over that one and firing it up, still makes me wanna growl a little, or make guttural, primal Tim-the-Tool Man sounds when running it through the ...

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Colorado Cannon Run

Statewide Motorcycle Ride To Benefit Make- A-Wish Foundation, Hunter’s Dream For A Cure and the Muscular Dystrophy Association Windsor, CO, April 16, 2008 — Already over 500 riders have joined in on the fun of the Cannon Run. This unique ride takes place over the course of six months and features over 77 well-known stops throughout Colorado. Whereas this is ...

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