Dr. Frazier Rides

He’s been up, down and all-around the globe on two-wheeled adventures. Now Dr. Gregory Frazier shares his experience with Motorcycle USA readers in a monthly feature called Dr. Frazier Rides.

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Dr. Frazier: ADV Secrets for Canada & Alaska
Dr. Frazier: ADV Secrets for Canada & Alaska

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Dr. Frazier imparts some adventure touring wisdom for riders planning a trip across Canada into Alaska and back again.


Dr. Frazier’s Old BMW Pig in a Poke
Dr. Frazier’s Old BMW Pig in a Poke

Thursday, November 20, 2014

When Dr. G. tries to sell and ship a 30-year-old Beemer over the internet, instead the potential buyer decides to make the 1200-mile journey himself to see the pig in the poke with his own eyes and then ride home.


Dr. Frazier: Cannonball Extreme Adventure
Dr. Frazier: Cannonball Extreme Adventure

Friday, October 17, 2014

Dr. Frazier recounts some of the great adventures experienced during the 2014 Motorcycle Cannonball Endurance Run.


Dr. Frazier: Adventure Rider Genes
Dr. Frazier: Adventure Rider Genes

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Dr. Frazier makes his annual adventure ride with the Big Dogs, spending three days with like-minded riders in the high-passes of Colorado.


Dr. Frazier: Search for Limitless Horizons
Dr. Frazier: Search for Limitless Horizons

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Dr. Frazier attends Horizons Unilmited’s 2014 Campfire and Ride Meeting in Grant, Colorado, hearing and sharing stories of motorcycle adventure as his search for limitless horizons continues.


Dr. Frazier’s Globe Killer KLR650 Part 5
Dr. Frazier’s Globe Killer KLR650 Part 5

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Dr. Frazier returns to give his Adventure-Touring followers an update on his Globe Killer KLR650, as it reaches 35,000 miles traveled.


Dr. Frazier: Cannon Ball Adventure
Dr. Frazier: Cannon Ball Adventure

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Dr. Frazier tags along for one leg of the E. G. “Cannon Ball” Baker Centennial Ride as it passes through New Mexico.


Dr. Frazier: Adventure with Character
Dr. Frazier: Adventure with Character

Thursday, May 8, 2014

This month the good Doctor continues to lobby for the true adventure bikes of the world – which have little to do with displacement and marketing strategies, and everything to do with the adventuring spirit of their owners.


Dr. Frazier Offers Free Adventure Seminar
Dr. Frazier Offers Free Adventure Seminar

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

On Tuesday May 6, 2014 Dr. Gregory Frazier will offer a free motorcycle adventure riding seminar in Trinidad, Colorado.


Dr Frazier: MXGP & Grasshoppers
Dr Frazier: MXGP & Grasshoppers

Friday, April 11, 2014

After a friendly debate over the parameters of what makes a “real motorcycle adventure,” Dr. Frazier heads to the 2014 MXGP in Thailand to see what real dirt riding is all about.


Dr. Frazier’s Vespa Adventure Ride
Dr. Frazier’s Vespa Adventure Ride

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Dr. Frazier decides to up the adventure ante with a 300-mile loop through the jungles of Thailand aboard a 1964 Vespa scooter.


Dr. Frazier: Southeast Asia’s ADV Rally
Dr. Frazier: Southeast Asia’s ADV Rally

Thursday, February 13, 2014

While the snow and cold keep many US riders off the road, the good Dr. G. is adventuring both on-road and off in Southeast Asia – attending the annual Horizon’s Unlimited Traveller’s Meeting.


Dr. Frazier’s: Old Adventure Secrets
Dr. Frazier’s: Old Adventure Secrets

Thursday, January 9, 2014

Dr. G’s multitude of round the world treks and a lifetime of riding have yielded some interesting characters – along with more than a few secret troves of motorcycle collectors.


Dr. Frazier Going Native Ride
Dr. Frazier Going Native Ride

Thursday, December 12, 2013

When in Rome… Dr. Frazier rides as the locals do, in Thailand, swapping massive Adventure bikes for the sub-150cc mounts that are ubiquitous in Southeast Asia. Just watch out for the cobras!


Dr. Frazier’s Global Adventure Begins
Dr. Frazier’s Global Adventure Begins

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Dr. G’s global adventure completes its North American leg, the trusty Honda GL650 duo enduring vodka-induced bike temptation and rancid riding boots.


Dr. Frazier Finds the Center of the Nation
Dr. Frazier Finds the Center of the Nation

Thursday, October 10, 2013

This month Dr. G. recalls his brief visit to Sturgis and the subsequent accidental quest to find our nation’s center.


Dr. Frazier: Running of the Big Dogs 2013
Dr. Frazier: Running of the Big Dogs 2013

Thursday, September 12, 2013

Dr. Frazier returns for another stab at the Big Dogs Adventure Ride through the Colorado’s San Juan Mountains, where adventure riders push the limits of man, machine and Mother Nature.


Dr. Frazier: Clancy Ride US Part 3
Dr. Frazier: Clancy Ride US Part 3

Thursday, August 8, 2013

Dr. Frazier’s centenary retracing of Carl Stearns Clancy first round-the-world motorcycle ride concludes with a memorable jaunt into New York City.


Dr. Frazier: Clancy Ride US Part 2
Dr. Frazier: Clancy Ride US Part 2

Thursday, July 11, 2013

Dr. Frazier and his Clancy Centenary Ride Team continue their journey across the United States, riding from the flat lands of Sacramento to the Adventurers Club in Chicago.


Dr. Frazier: Clancy Ride US Part 1
Dr. Frazier: Clancy Ride US Part 1

Friday, June 7, 2013

Dr. Frazier and company kick off the Clancy Ride in the US – tracing the motorcycle route Carl Stearns Clancy blazed 100 years ago through the then primitive roadways of the United States.

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