The heart and soul of Backroads, these two have been riding for years. It is not uncommon to find them at various motorcycle events and other related functions. When not scouring the planet looking for the next great touring story, they can be found at Backroads Central, located in the forests of northwestern NJ.
A chance meeting with Brian and Shira on a Montana tour is how Mark was introduced to the crew. When he's not serving as a motorcycle referee for bicycle races, Mark can be found riding his bike du jour or two-up with his wife Betsy from their home in Southern Maryland.
Little is truly known about Seymour, yet he constantly pops up at Monkey with a Gun, Backroads’ private watering hole, with some of the most bizarre places to which one can ride their motorcycle.
His Mysterious America column has long been a favorite