It is unanimous: we all ride with bags on our bikes. If not, than why indeed would you be reading this magazine? Sometimes our saddlebags can get filled up with just what is needed to ride around town on a daily basis. For the times when we want to bust out of the confines of our daily lives and hit the road for a while, we sometimes find ourselves needing a bit more room for what is needed on longer jaunts.
For such an occasion, we here at Baggers have compiled a supplemental luggage buyer's guide that shows more than a few baggage options to suit anyone's individual needs.
Don't let the looks fool you, this gator encrusted bag is a workhorse. This two-piece bag has a bottom bag with five external pockets and an upper pillow-top bag with an easy to reach main pocket. Other features include an easy carry handle, and a multi-mount backrest attachment system with sewn in reflective material for safety's sake.
Large Roll Bag
This 18-inch wide bag is simple yet versatile and features one main pocket sandwiched between two outer pockets, which offer enough room for all of your essentials and a even a bit more. The 1600 denier polyester construction and top quality zippers make this a bomb-proof bag that will last you a very long time.
A great bag for camping, bike nights or going to the big game, the Grandtailgater measures in at 21 inches tall and 24 inches wide and features enough room for the ultimate day trip. The bag comes equipped with a pull out handle and wheels for easy transport, two fold up chairs as well as a six-pack cooler bag. Other available options include an amp and speakers for your mp3 player.
Sissy Bar Trunk
Don't let the 18.5 x 8.5 inch height fool you, this denier nylon bag can pack loads of luggage. One main pouch provides most of the storage area with four external side pockets and an inner stash pouch make it easy to prioritize your gear. This bag also comes standard with a secure hook and loop sissy bar mounting system and eight D-rings, which provide added security.
Full Dresser Bag
For when you need a bag that can grow with you, the Full Dresser features a convertible top that has a stowed height of 18 inches tall that expands to 25 inches when more room is needed. Made from a 1200 denier nylon with enough pockets for your toiletries, etc., even when collapsed. Now you can have enough room for all those items purchased while on the road.
Known for being one of the top motorcycle luggage companies in the game, Nelson Rigg hit the ball out of the park with the Deluxe Tourer. This bag features a large main compartment for up to a week's worth of clothing and supplies, four large pockets for those items that need easy access, and an included roll bag.