Every red-blooded motorcyclist dreams of making the Big Trip – this comprehensive manual will make that dream a reality. Timbuktu to Kathmandu or Patagonia to Mongolia, whether you're planning your own Big Trip or just enjoy reading about other people's adventures, this book is guaranteed to illuminate, entertain and, above all, inspire.
Fully-revised 6th edition
Practical information – Essential documentation, ten overland machines rated, preparation and gear for riding in or across the countries of the developing world (the ‘AM Zone’) as well as dealing with culture shock, borders, robbery, medical emergencies, accidents, shipping, navigation, wild camping, highway and off-road riding, fault diagnosis plus filming and also overlanding on quads.
Trans-continental route outlines – Across Africa, Asia and Latin America. Improved mapping shows overland routes.
Tales from the Saddle – Spoke-bending moto adventures from the earliest two-wheel pioneers to contemporary first-hand accounts from India, Morocco, South America, Pakistan and Siberia.
More information at – www.adventure-motorcycling.com
The first thing we did was buy Chris Scott's 'Adventure Motorcycling Handbook'.
- Ewan McGregor, The Long Way Round
‘The book that I can say, without exaggeration, helped to change my life ’
- Lois Pryce, Overland Journal (USA)
‘Whether you’re just dreaming of an adventure, or you’ve already started planning, you must read this book ... Chris Scott’s a veteran of serious travel’
- Bike Magazine (UK)
The first edition of the Adventure Motorcycling Handbook ... inspired motorcyclists across the world and launched the motorcycle websites that today bring bikers together to share information and plan their overland adventures.
- The Daily Telegraph
This book has, pound for pound, more hard facts and information about international motorcycle touring than anything else around