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Riding and Relaxation – The New Type of R&R

Riding and Relaxation – The New Type of R&R

Voir en français There isn’t a rider on the planet who wouldn’t appreciate a massage after a long day in the saddle. But riding and roughing it don’t have to go hand in hand, and this is especially true for Ride the Highlands. If you favour destinations that offer the ultimate relaxation experience, we’ve created the perfect riding and relaxation trip for you. Let’s call it the new type of

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Best of Ride the Highlands

Best of Ride the Highlands

The 2018 riding season is almost upon us and we know you’re getting very excited to wake up your loyal steed from its long winter hibernation and let the rubber hit the pavement. This year we thought that rather than write a lengthy blog about the awesomeness of Ride the Highlands to get you excited, we would show you instead. A picture’s worth a thousand words, right? The following are

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Ride the Highlands Locals You Need to Meet – Part 1

Ride the Highlands Locals You Need to Meet – Part 1

We’ve all heard, “The greatest part of the journey is the people you meet along the way.” This rings true for anyone who’s had the opportunity to Ride the Highlands. Yes, Ontario’s Highlands’ topography is a rider’s dream but it’s the people that truly make this place so special. A location of early settlement, Ontario’s Highlands was once populated by an eclectic mix of ‘salt of the earth’ folks, who

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Motorcycles and Main Streets

Motorcycles and Main Streets

As riders, we’ve ridden through a lot of towns, each one unique in its own way. However, the one thing every town has in common is a main street; the street where all of the action takes place, often the heart and soul of a city or town. There is something about cruising down the main strip of the towns we visit. We have a few theories; it might be

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Handmade in Ontario’s Highlands – The Story of the Sought-After Handcrafted Motorcycle Kick Stand Pad

Handmade in Ontario’s Highlands – The Story of the Sought-After Handcrafted Motorcycle Kick Stand Pad

Riding a motorcycle leaves you very exposed to the elements, but there always seems to be this blanket of friendliness that surrounds you no matter where you are touring. You pull into a gas station to refuel and almost always a complete stranger comes over to chat about where you have been, where you are going and, of course, your bike. Kids on bicycles, trikes or scooters always wave as

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Motorcycle Trip Planning Made Easy

Motorcycle Trip Planning Made Easy

­­Welcome to Ride the Highlands, a motorcycle destination handcrafted specifically for you – the rider with a love for the open road. Unique features have been created to help make your trip planning go smoothly and every operator listed on the website has been put through a special criteria to ensure they are motorcycle friendly. Let’s dive in and see what Ride the Highlands has to offer. Ontario’s Highlands’ unique

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