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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: 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.

Dr. Frazier: Ho Chi Minh Jungle Expedition

Thursday, August 11, 2011
This month Dr. G relates his latest travels to Vietnam, taking roads less traveled on a Ho Chi Minh jungle expedition.

Dr. Frazier: Adventurers to 'Girdle the Globe'

Thursday, July 14, 2011
In honor of the first motorcycle adventurists who traveled the globe in 1913, the Clancy Centenary Ride for 2012-2013 has been organized by Irish travelers Feargal O’Neill and Joe Walsh.

Dr. Frazier: Rent Your Own Adventure Ride

Thursday, June 9, 2011
When a friend suggests yet another round the globe ride, Dr. G. comes up with a new spin on the idea – a Rent Your Own Adventure Ride.

Dr. Frazier: Overland Expo

Friday, May 20, 2011
Dr. G explores the local motorcycle scene by attending the 2011 Overland Expo where adventure motorcycle attendees have been growing in number over recent years.