“The Grand Canyon and the Illusion of Wisdom: The Grandview Loop.” TrailGroove, Issue 54, page 17.

“Riding the Territory,” Rider 40 no. 10 (October 2022), 46-53

“The Golf Father,” Oklahoma Today, May/June 2022

“How to Become an Adventure Rider,” Overland Journal, Summer 2022 (Photos by Susan Dragoo),

“Tales from the Trail: Arizona’s Mogollon Rim,” Overland Expo Compass, June 13, 2022 (Photos by Susan Dragoo)

“How to Ride Adventure Bikes on Rocks,” Overland Expo Compass, June 1, 2022 (Photos by Susan Dragoo)

“The Adventure of Links,” Oklahoma Today, March/April 2022

Book Review, Sam Manicom’s “The Moment Collectors,” Ride Texas, Spring 2022

“New Heights: The Guadalupe Mountains of Texas,” TrailGroove, Issue 53 (page 81)

“Hisega in the Hills,” OutdoorX4, Issue 40

Gear Reviews from OutdoorX4, Issue 40 (Danner hiking shoes, Front Runner camping table, Grayl water filter, and Tailgater Tire Table):

The Grand Canyon, Rim to River on the Hermit Trail, TrailGroove, Issue 52, Page 17

Two-Track on a Honda Africa Twin DCT, Overland Expo Compass, September 17, 2021,

Preserving the Okmulgee Colored Hospital, The Chronicles of Oklahoma, Volume XCIX, Number One, Spring 2021.

Overland Routes: The Ouachita Mountains, Overland Journal, Winter 2021,

Spring on the Buffalo River Trail, A Botanical Adventure, TrailGroove, Issue 51

Off-road Oklahoma, Oklahoma Living, July 2021

Paddles Up and Hit the Open Waters, Oklahoma Living, June 2021

The Other Side of Nowhere (plus cover photo), OutdoorX4, Issue 39

A Tale of Two Panhandles: Hiking the Distant Corners of Oklahoma and Texas, TrailGroove Magazine, Issue 50

An Outlaws’ Retreat: Hiking at Robbers Cave State Park, TrailGroove blog, March 19, 2021

Step by Step (hiking), The Road Less Traveled (offroading), and Highway to History (plus cover photo), Oklahoma Today, March/April 2021

All This and Goats, Too: The Green Country Oklahoma Adventure Tour (GOAT), RoadRunner Magazine, March/April 2021

Keeping it Wild, Oklahoma Living Magazine, March 2021.

Book Review, 2up and Overloaded by Tim Notier, ADVMOTO, March/April 2020.

Mission Driven, Overland Journal, Winter 2020.

Arkansas: Natural Treasure, OutdoorX4, Issue 37

Field Review: Kate’s Real Foods, OutdoorX4, Issue 38

Oklahoma’s Early Forts, Oklahoma Living, January 2021.  Early Forts

Empowering Students, Oklahoma Living, August 2020
Empowering Students

Oklahoma: The “Reel” Wild West, RoadRunner, July/August 2020
The Reel Wild West

The Oklahoma Standard Rises Again, Oklahoma Living, May 2020
Oklahoma Standard

Devil’s Eyebrow: Hard Hiking in Northwest Arkansas, TrailGroove Blog, May 2020
Devil’s Eyebrow

A Day and a Night in Chaco Canyon, OutdoorX4, Issue 35
Chaco Canyon – OutdoorX4 Issue 35

Unexpected Treasures: Oklahoma Living, February 2020
Unexpected Treasures

Deep Ozarks and Classic Kit: The Pelican Case, Overland Journal, Gear Guide 2020

Deep Ozarks Expedition Portal

Overland Journal Gear Guide 2020

City Escapes: Tulsa, Oklahoma, RoadRunner Magazine, January/February 2020
RoadRunner January/February2020

DART: Advanced Adventure Motorcycle Training, RoadRunner magazine web page 12/31/2019 (photography)
RoadRunner Travel

DART Tips, Ride Texas Magazine, Winter 2019 (some photography by Susan Dragoo)
The Loose Hill Start: Brownies, Rock and Roll, and Dancing with the Girl What Brung Ya

TrailGroove Blog Posts
A Hike in Kentucky’s Daniel Boone National Forest
Shenandoah National Park: Hiking Back East for a Change

West World, Oklahoma Today Magazine, July/August 2019

Marking the Butterfield: Retracing the Indian Territory Segment of the 1858-1861 Butterfield Overland Mail Stagecoach Road, The Chronicles of Oklahoma, Volume XCVII, Number One, Spring 2019 (Photos from the Oklahoma Historical Society archives shared with permission of the Oklahoma Historical Society.)
Dragoo-Butterfield Overland Mail Route

Hiking Oklahoma: Where East Meets West, TrailGroove, Issue 42
Hiking Oklahoma

Built for Adventure: 2011 Toyota Tacoma GS Long Term Review, OutdoorX4, Issue 32
Tacoma GS – OutdoorX4 Issue 32

Feeling the Road, Overland Journal, Spring 2019 and Expedition Portal,
Overland Journal Spring 2019

Sunrise on the Sea of Cortez, OutdoorX4, Issue 31
Sea of Cortez – OutdoorX4 Magazine Issue 31

3 Step Hideaway – Adventure Riding in Utah’s Wild West,

Let’s Get Physical, Oklahoma Today Magazine, Jan/Feb 2019

Hiking the Escalante: Colors and Canyons, TrailGroove Magazine, Issue 41

Homegrown, cover story in Ride Texas, Spring 2019, photography by Susan Dragoo

Wet and Wild, by Art Treff with photos by Susan Dragoo, Motorcycle Consumer News, March 2019

The Beginning of Adventure, Rider Magazine, February 2019

Post Haste, Oklahoma Today, July/August 2018
butterfield ja18

Slot Canyons Without the Crowds, OutdoorX4, Issue 29
Slot Canyons – OutdoorX4 Issue 29

Seeking Solitude in a Canyon of the Ancients, TrailGroove, Issue 39, page 17

Life Cycle, Oklahoma Today, May/June, 2018

Town on the Up, Oklahoma Today, May/June, 2018

Dragoo School! ADVMoto Magazine, September/October 2018 (contributing photographer)
ADVMoto Sep 2018 – Feature – PHS – DART

Off-road in Honda’s New Pilot,

Eezi-Awn Drop-Down Fridge Buddy Review, Expedition Portal (contributing photographer)

If It Were Easy, Everyone Would Do It, OutdoorX4, Issue 26

Book Review: Maiden Voyage by Tim Notier, ADVMoto, May/June 2018
ADVMoto May 2018 – Maiden Voyage – review by Susan Dragoo

Baja Tough: The Origin of BajaRack, Expedition Portal (contributing photographer)

Field Tested: Alu-Box, Expedition Portal (contributing photographer)

Wade in the Water, Oklahoma Today, November/December 2017, with illustrations by Deborah Kaspari

Rocking Moab, Motorcycle Consumer News, January 2018, Story by Steve Larsen, Photos by Susan Dragoo

Scorpion USA: Affordable Quality Gear for Every Rider, ADVMoto, November/December 2017
ADVMoto Nov 2017 – Scorpion – Susan Dragoo

Past, Present, and Future of Women Adventure Riders, ADVMoto, September/October 2017
ADVMoto 09-17 – Women of ADV – Susan Dragoo

Book Review: Dirty Dining by Lisa Thomas, ADVMoto, September/October 2017
ADVMoto 09-17 – Dirty Dining review – Susan Dragoo

Empty Spaces, Hidden Adventure, TrailGroove, Issue 35

Geological Wonder: 3 Dayhikes in the Ozarks, Trailgroove blog:
TrailGroove blog/Ozarks

Six Best State Parks in Oklahoma,, 7/11/17
6 Best State Parks

Canyonessence, TrailGroove, Issue 34

From Kenya to the American Southwest, (photography), ADVMoto, July/August 2017
ADVMoto Jul 2017 – American Southwest – Debbie Shah

Sedona Sampler, TrailGroove blog:
TrailGroove blog/Sedona Sampler

Down to the Water, Oklahoma Today, May/June 2017 (contributing photographer)
Lake Murray Oklahoma Today

Trail of the Ancients, Ride Spotlight, adventure
Trail of the Ancients

Hidden Colorado, OutdoorX4, Issue 20, March/April 2017
Hidden Colorado – OutdoorX4 Issue 20

Balancing Life on Two Wheels (contributing photographer), Adventure Motorcycle/Dual Sport News, March/April 2017
ADVMoto Mar 2017 – Balancing Life on Two Wheels – Bill Dragoo

Adventure Riding: A Practical Matter? Ride Spotlight,

An Ancient Road Adventure with MotoVermont,, March 2017 Backroads USA, see page 42

Ancient Roads, Modern Adventure, OutdoorX4, Issue 17, November/December 2016

The Great Golden Way, Oklahoma Today, September/October 2016

Overland Expo West 2016 – All Things Adventure, ADVMoto, November/December 2016

Land of Fire and Ice, OutdoorX4, Issue 16, September/October 2016
Land of Fire and Ice OutdoorX4

Waiting for Daylight, TrailGroove, Issue 29
Waiting for Daylight TrailGroove

The Path Breakers, Oklahoma Today, July/August 2016

Going Wild: The Oklahoma Today Camping Guide, April/May 2016 (with Bill Dragoo)

Food Worth the Drive, Oklahoma Today, March/April 2016 (with Bill Dragoo)

The Timeless Ouachitas, OutdoorX4, Issue 7
The Timeless Ouachitas – OutdoorX4 Issue 7

Arizona Backcountry Discovery Route, OutdoorX4, Issue 10 (photo credit mistakenly omitted).
Arizona Backcountry Discovery Route – OutdoorX4 Issue 10

Book Review, Grace and Grit, ADVMoto, March/April 2016
ADVMoto Mar 2016 – Grace & Grit – Susan Dragoo

The Comanche Trail, RoadRunner, August 2016 (with Bill Dragoo)
Comanche Trail_RoadRUNNER Aug16_Dragoo

They Said It Couldn’t Be Done, Expedition Portal, April 2016
Click here

Big Bikes Bad Places, ADVMoto Magazine, January/February 2016
ADVMoto Jan 2015 – Big Bikes Bad Places – Susan Dragoo

The Lost Girls Ride Again, TrailGroove Magazine, Issue 24
The Lost Girls Ride Again TrailGroove Issue 24

Sequoyah Sunsets, Oklahoma Today, July/August 2015


Calculating Adventure, OutdoorX4, Issue 9
Calculating Adventure – OutdoorX4 Issue 9

Bill and Susan’s Excellent Food Adventures, Oklahoma Today, May/June 2015 (with Bill Dragoo)

In History’s Footsteps, Oklahoma Today, March/April 2015

The Vanguard, Oklahoma Today, January/February 2015

Sing Us Home, Oklahoma Today, January/February 2015

The Amazing Racer, Oklahoma Today, September/October 2014

Clearing the Path, Arkansas Living magazine, September 2014

Grand Gulch: A Magical Connection, TrailGroove magazine, Issue 17

Romantic Mountain Cabin, Medicine Park, Oklahoma, Oklahoma Today Magazine, May/June 2014

Cafe Samana and Dena’s Ethnic Cuisine, restaurant reviews. Oklahoma Today Magazine, May/June 2014

Eagle Rock Loop, TrailGroove magazine, Issue 14

Into Comancheria, OutdoorX4 magazine, Issue 5 (with Bill Dragoo)
Into Comancheria – OutdoorX4 Issue 5

Kings of the Stone Age, Oklahoma Today magazine, January/February 2014

The Ouachita Trail, TrailGroove magazine, Issue 10

Visions of Comancheria (co-author), Oklahoma Today magazine, July/August 2013 (with Bill Dragoo)
Visions of Comancheria

Wilderness Boundary (unpublished essay)
Colorado 2006 103

Edmond Outlook article, Adventure Travelers, by Heide Brandes

Into the Great North Woods, Adventure Rider Magazine, February/March 2010,

Ozark Dual Sport Ride, Rider Magazine, October 2009
Ozarks Dual Sport_Rider

Trail of the Ancients, Adventure Rider Magazine, Fall 2009
Trail of the Ancients Adv Rider Mag

His Head Her Head, Ride Oklahoma November 2008 (with Bill Dragoo)
His Head Her Head RideOK

The Longer Way Down (Into Africa book review), Ride Oklahoma
Into Africa_RideOK

Two Wheels Two Tales Two Continents (book reviews), Ride Oklahoma
Two Wheels Two Tales Two Continents_RideOK

The Art of the Squatty Potty (unpublished essay)


Motorcycles and Marathons (published in Adventure Motorcycle Dual Sport News)


Time Passages, Slice Magazine, August 2012

Plow and Seeder, Slice Magazine
Last Look_Plow and Seeder

Book Review: The Essential Guide to Dual Sport Motorcycling, Adventure Motorcycle/Dual Sport News, July 2009

2009 Jul The Essential Guide to Dual Sport Motorcycling

Healthcare Publications It Were Easy – Susan Dragoo Issue 26 OutdoorX4

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