Tag Archive for: adventure travel

THE VALUE OF ADVENTURE MOTORCYCLING MIRCOADVENTURES

In 2012 Alastair Humphreys was awarded with the honor of National Geographic Adventurer of the Year for his combination of big time expeditions but also for his creation of the microadventures movement.
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@RTWPAUL: RIDING THE WORLD SINCE 2011

For the fifty first installment in our ongoing interview series here at Dirt Orcas, we are very pleased to be sharing the story of a true adventure motorcycling great, @RTWPaul.  Paul has been riding the world on a variety of motorcycles since 2011.  

Frugality vs Cachet: The Overland Travelers Dilemma

I find myself at odds with the community I love. What is it about the overland community that seems so "kept"? For every genuine superstar, the ones who loads into a car bound for Baja or Patagonia, there are one thousand others who's goal is to dump $15K worth of upgrades into their vehicle just to take a lap through the mountains once a year.

TWO WHEELED ADVENTURES; @2WHEELED_ASTA

For the forty second installment in our ongoing interview series here at Dirt Orcas, we are very pleased to share the story of Asta and Linas. A pair of riders who are currently in the midst of an eighteen month round the world motorcycle trip that began in October 2016 in Lithuania. You may have heard of her from her Instagram call sign of @2wheeled_asta. 
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THE DIRT ORCAS SUMMER CLASSIC 2017

Last weekend marked the first event that dirtorcas.com has produced, The Dirt Orcas Summer Classic.  I think it was a great success.  With the generous support of our sponsors we were able to pull off a fun event that brought a lot of riders from Iowa and other Midwest states together. 
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WEDNESDAY WANDERLUST: NEPAL

This edition of Wednesday Wanderlust takes us to Nepal. A place of majesty and splendor. Parts of it seem mythical and unattainable.
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DIRT ORCAS BEGINNERS GUIDE TO OVERLAND TRAVEL

So you want to dip your toes into overland travel or adventure motorcycling? You might find that there is actually so much information out there that it can be tough to know where to begin your search.
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KAT CARNEY: WHEN THE OUTDOORS IS YOUR OFFICE

Kat Carney is the focus of the fifth installment in our ongoing interview series here at Dirt Orcas. She is an outdoor photographer who brings a unique awareness to the places, people, and brands that she shoots.