Adventure Bike Demos


DirtDAZE 2017 offers a huge array of adventure bikes!  (You must be a registered attendee to demo a bike)


suzuki-eps-vector-logo-400x400The NEW 2017 VStroms, 650 and 1000, V-Strom 2.jpgwill be onsite ready for you to test.  For 2017, they’ve undergone huge changes, and you’ll see them for the first time at DirtDaze Adventure Bike Rally.  Suzuki is bringing in a full factory tractor trailer, so expect to demo other dual-sport Suzukis!


ducati-logoTest ride the latest Multistrada, Scrambler and more, onsite at DirtDaze mts-enduro_2016_pg_amb-05_1920x1080-mediagallery_output_image_640x4202017.  Cyclewise Vermont is dramatically increasing their footprint at DirtDaze, giving you an even greater opportunity to test ride the bikes of your dreams.  In addition to the adv demos at DirtDaze, your DirtDaze wristband gets you into the Factory Ducati demo area* 6 miles away!

beta-motorcycles Want to try a hardcore, Italian-plated enduro bike?  Hop aboard the torquey
Beta 500 RR-S, or their fun, do-everything Xtrainer.  Both will be here, courtesy of Barnstormers Beta.

zero-motorcycles-logo-324x116Try a truly silent adventure bike, the Zero bucket-test-ride_15579DSR onsite at DirtDaze.  With a surprisingly long range and capable off road handling, this is a great opportunity to ride one of these unique bikes, courtesy of Cyclewise Vermont.

logo_AJPAJP Motorcycles:  Yep, these interesting lightweight Portuguese adventure bikes will be onsite for demoing. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to see and ride them, courtesy of AJP Motorcycles.

LOGO REV1Christini’s fascinating all-2016-web-450-dswheel-drive bikes will be here, display-only.  You’ll see them performing on the obstacle courses, demonstrating their excellent climbing abilities.


(Your DirtDaze wristband gains you access to these too)


Test the new Africa Twin and other Honda fb adventure bikes at Honda’s full factory rig at the nearby factory demo area.


bmw_logo_by_transcendentalpeaceThe 2017 R1200GS, F800GS, andp90235541_highres_the-new-bmw-r-1200-g many other BMWs will be ready  for you to test at the factory BMW tractor trailer nearby.

yamahaTenere 1200s will be nearby 2016_yamaha_supertenere_basealong with many street bikes at the factory Yamaha demo area in Lake George.  If you haven’t tried one, you should.



You MUST have a valid license, boots, eye protection, gloves and jacket to demo bikes.

*DirtDaze & Americade:  DirtDaze is the new Adventure Bike portion of Americade, but the DirtDaze venue is an entirely separate world from Americade.  It’s miles away in distance and environment, but with your DirtDaze wristband* you can tap into all the advantages Americade offers.   Namely, you can access Americade’s huge demo area at Fort William Henry (where BMW, Honda, Ducati, Suzuki, Yamaha and more are set up) and the huge expo down at the beach, all week long!  

*Limited to only those with a full day or full week DirtDAZE or Americade pass.