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Riding and Roughing It

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Originally Published in Southeastern Rider Magazine, November 2018

Motorcycle Camping at the Horizons Unlimited North Carolina Traveler’s Meeting

So, it may not have been the best idea to take our first foray into motorcycle camping to an event full of seasoned veterans at riding and roughing it. I had taken this same bike, my 2003 Honda VTX 1800c camping once before, years ago to an event in Sturgis, Michigan. I rode alone on that trip, so I didn’t need to leave room for a passenger, nor did I need all the items twice the people demands.

In the months leading up the Horizons Unlimited Event, my favorite riding partner, Kasey, and I went back and forth on whether we would make it or not. With the belief that we could at least make it to the closest hotel if needed, we decided to go for it.

Horizons Unlimited is a series of meetings that take place all year long and all over the world. Each meeting is a unique experience mixed with adventure travelers their vehicles. The locations are a…