The Motorcycle Touring Bible provides the ultimate resource for anyone who ever dreamt of seeing the world aboard a motorcycle. From getting the proper gear, to planning a trip, to surviving out on the open road, to accessorizing and modifying your touring bike to meet your particular needs, it's all here. Author Fred Rau, who has spent decades writing about and promoting motorcycle touring and who w operates his own motorcycle touring business, shares a lifetime of kwledge, tricks, and tips.
Fred Rau has been a professional motorcycle journalist for more than 35 years, serving as the editor of Wing World, the magazine for the Gold Wing Riders Association, and as the managing editor of Road Rider. In 1991 he co founded Motorcycle Consumer News. He has ridden well over one million miles on all types of motorcycles and currently operates Fred Rau Adventure Tours. He lives in Mission Viejo, California.