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Articles By Dr. Gregory Frazier - Contributing Editor

Dr. Gregory Frazier
Dr. Gregory Frazier
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Having made multiple runs across the globe, round-the-world adventurer Dr. Frazier imparts some of his motorcycle traveling wisdom in his monthly Dr. Frazier Rides column.

Dr. Frazier: Profiles of Adventure Travelers

Thursday, April 11, 2013
What drives a person to embark on motorcycle adventures? Dr. Frazier looks back at some of the interesting characters he's met over the years.

Dr. Frazier Golden Triangle Rider Meeting

Thursday, March 14, 2013
Dr. G. meets up with some of the hardiest of world-travelling motorcyclists for the annual Horizons Unlimited Meeting in Thailand – rechristened the Golden Triangle Rider Meeting.

Dr. Frazier's Globe Killer KLR650 Part 4

Thursday, February 14, 2013
Dr. Frazier reaches 30,000 miles on his KLR650 and takes some time to give his bike some well needed maintenance after a number of North American rides.

Dr Frazier Plans 'Round the World Ride

Thursday, January 10, 2013
Dr. Frazier is resolved to attempt another ride around the world, starting with an extended trek across the United States.

Dr. Frazier: Hunted Near Spook City

Thursday, December 13, 2012
Dr. G’s KLR adventure ride finds him searching for a Colorado ghost town known as Spook City – but the GPS and local fauna don’t prove helpful as tour guides.

Dr. Frazier: Global ADV Motorcyclists Gather

Thursday, November 8, 2012
Motorcycle USA's globe-trotting adventure tourer, Dr. Gregory Frazier, picked up some tips and tricks and shared laughs with other motorcycle fanatics at the 2012 California Horizon's Unlimited Traveller's Meeting.

Dr. Frazier Ponders Another Global Ride

Tuesday, October 9, 2012
The sixth time’s a charm? Maybe so for Dr. G. who ponders another round-the-world adventure motorcycle ride.

Dr. Frazier: Two Dot Adventure Ride

Tuesday, September 11, 2012
Dr. Frazier careens down memory lane and finds the backroad to Two Dot, Montana where he had a brief adventure with a beer-drinking cowboy 25 years ago.

Dr. Frazier’s Elephant Ride Adventure

Friday, August 17, 2012
Dr. Frazier recounts the birth and death of the "Elephant Ride," a mid-winter trek over a Rocky Mountain pass in Colorado.

Dr. Frazier’s Continental Divide Ride

Thursday, July 12, 2012
Dr. G recounts his adventure riding escapades crossing the Continental Divide, which includes angry border guards, roving dogs and benevolent air compressor operators.

Dr. Frazier: Adventure Envelope and Risk

Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Dr. Gregory Frazier finds adventure on the back roads of Arizona and an unexpected spill leaves a bad taste in our adventure expert's mouth.

Dr. Frazier: The Missing Link

Thursday, May 17, 2012
Dr. Gregory Frazier returns to the island of Mindoro in the Philippines to conquer an adventure ride he once had to abandon.

Dr. Frazier: Dogs Chasing Adventure

Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Dr. Gregory Frazier is running with the Big Dogs again. Our adventure-touring expert files another report from the Big Dog Adventure Ride.

Dr. Frazier: Sykes Ridge Road to Adventure

Friday, March 2, 2012
Our round-the-globe adventurer runs into a little trouble tackling the Sykes Ridge Road aboard his Kawasaki KLX250S.

Dr. Frazier: Three Wheels to Terror

Friday, February 3, 2012
Our adventure expert disregards terror of snakes and drug lords while trading two wheels for three in this memorable sidecar trek through Southeast Asia.

Dr. Frazier’s Globe Killer KLR650 Part 3

Friday, January 13, 2012
Dr. G. gets Motorcycle USA readers back up to speed on his Globe Killer KLR650 project at the 20,000 mile marker.

Dr. Frazier: Adventure Touring Candy Store

Friday, December 2, 2011
Our two-wheeled nomad satisfies his adventure sweet tooth by taking in the sights at a Horizons Unlimited Traveller’s Meeting in Cambria, California.

Dr Frazier: Extreme ADV Rider Secrets Part 2

Friday, November 11, 2011
Our globetrotting motorcyclist follows his first installment of extreme adventure rider secrets with a breakdown of his time-tested equipment and riding gear.

Dr. Frazier: Extreme Adventure Rider Secrets

Friday, October 14, 2011
Looking back on some of his best and worst moments, our two-wheeled globe trekker reveals his adventure recipes for success.

Dr. Frazier: When Maps Lie Adventure Begins

Friday, September 9, 2011
When Dr. Frazier points his KLR650 toward a New Mexico ghost town, he realizes that when the map lies, the true adventures begin.