78 episodes

We’re a twice a month podcast where we talk about all things motorcycles and the biker lifestyle as well as riding around the Ozark Mountains of Missouri & Arkansas and well, just about anything else that might pop into our minds. We tend to babel from time to time. Our podcast are short by podcast standards, usually around a half hour in length. It turns out that we have a short attention span, and tend to get bored sitting around listening to long format podcast for an hour or two which severely cuts into our ride time.

Random Thoughts From The Road Ozark Rides

    • Leisure
    • 4.9 • 7 Ratings

We’re a twice a month podcast where we talk about all things motorcycles and the biker lifestyle as well as riding around the Ozark Mountains of Missouri & Arkansas and well, just about anything else that might pop into our minds. We tend to babel from time to time. Our podcast are short by podcast standards, usually around a half hour in length. It turns out that we have a short attention span, and tend to get bored sitting around listening to long format podcast for an hour or two which severely cuts into our ride time.

    New bikes, swizzle sticks in your whiskey and other random thoughts.

    New bikes, swizzle sticks in your whiskey and other random thoughts.

    In this episode Randy and I talk about the two bikes Randy has added to his gasoline harem, whiskey drinking aggravations, first loves and assorted other random thoughts.

    • 33 min
    How to stay cool when riding during the dog days of summer!

    How to stay cool when riding during the dog days of summer!

    In this episode Randy and I talk about the best ways to keep cool when riding in the “seventh circle of hell” with the 100 degree + temperatures we’ve been experiencing this summer. How to avoid heat exhaustion and still being able to enjoy the ride. Plus, our featured ride… The 58 mile Melbourne Loop in Arkansas.

    • 28 min
    The pros and cons of turning your long distance touring ride into a performance powerhouse.

    The pros and cons of turning your long distance touring ride into a performance powerhouse.

    In this episode Randy and I talk about adding performance parts to your ride if your goal is long distance touring. To remain stock or not, and how much is too much in terms of building a performance engine for a true touring cruiser. Also, our featured ride the 22 mile Chadwick to Rockaway Beach in Missouri.

    • 36 min
    The Hot Springs rally – All Out Dyno Drags and other stuff.

    The Hot Springs rally – All Out Dyno Drags and other stuff.

    In this episode Randy and I talk about the Hot Springs rally in Arkansas, and the “All Out Dyno Drags” event, Randy’s new build, and of course random thoughts. We also talk about our featured ride – the Ola to Hot Springs ride in Arkansas.

    • 28 min
    Fantasy rides and listener feedback.

    Fantasy rides and listener feedback.

    In this episode Randy and I talk about what our “fantasy ride” would be, and give some shout-outs to a couple of listeners. Also, we talk about our featured ride of the week – The Mena Loop in Arkansas.

    • 30 min
    Black or Chrome and other random nonsense.

    Black or Chrome and other random nonsense.

    In this episode Randy and I cuss and discuss the virtues of going all black or all chrome on your ride. And naturally, we tend to go off on various tangents because we have a short attention span. Also, we talk about our featured ride of the week – The Stockton Lake Loop in Missouri.

    • 32 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

KelleMacM ,

Great podcast, you’ll learn a new ride!

Some of these we’ve frequented, some are new! Great podcast. Thanks for sharing and keep it coming!

Harley Buff ,

Good content

I just found your podcast and it was cool to find a local (I live in Ozark) podcast. Just finished the v-twin one and it answered a lot of my questions as I tied a 2005 fat boy. Keep up the technical stuff it’s very helpful.

GoRuskers ,

Pod TASTIC!!!

Random Thoughts From The Road...A MOTORCYCLE PODCAST, is a GREAT listen. I'm NEW to Motorcycle riding, but NOT new to the Missouri-Arkansas Ozarks, and this podcast is very informative and entertaining. Craig Allen KNOWS his stuff, as far as AllThings Motorcycles, as well as knowing the scenic area of The Ozarks! Thanks for the Podcast gentlemen!!

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