Great American Motorcycle Roads

 Great American Motorcycle Roads

“On a cycle the frame is gone,” Robert M. Pirsig, author of Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance says in his book. “You’re in the scene, not just watching it anymore.”

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Rank Name of Motorcycle Road State(s) Rating
1. The Three Sisters (AKA The Twisted Sisters)- Ranch Roads 335, 336,337a Texas 4.53
2. Deal’s Gap (AKA “The Dragon” or “Tail of the Dragon”) North Carolina, Tennessee 4.35
3. Cherohala Skyway North Carolina, Tennessee 4.87
4. Blue Ridge Parkway North Carolina, Virginia 4.78
5. Beartooth Pass Montana, Wyoming 4.97
6. Tunnel of Trees Road Michigan 4.53
7. San Juan Mountain Skyway Colorado 4.97
8. Twisty Road – Next 140 miles!!! (California Route 36) California 4.78
9. Arkansas Pig Trail – Arkansas 23 Arkansas 4.56
10. The Hellbender 28 North Carolina 4.54
11. The Ohio Cousin of the “Tail of the Dragon” Ohio 4.26
12. Skyline Drive Virginia 4.88
13. The Triple Nickel – Route 555 Ohio 4.16
14. Coronado Trail Arizona 4.75
15. Pacific Coast Cruise; Hwy 1 California 4.79
16. The Walden Loop (courtesy of Greeley HD&Yamaha) Colorado 4.74
17. Georgia’s Dragon – The Suches Loop Georgia 4.50
18. Central Hills Loop South Dakota 4.92
19. Natchez Trace Parkway Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee 4.38
20. Going-To-The-Sun Road Montana 4.44
21. Talimena National Scenic Byway Arkansas, Oklahoma 4.50
22. Highway 20 Washington Pass Washington 4.80
23. “The Snake” – Hwy 421 & 34 Tennessee 5.00
24. Push Mountain Road Arkansas 4.71
25. The Palomar Mountain Loop California 4.68
26. Mexican Hat to Bryce Canyon Utah 4.93
27. Red River & Nada Tunnel Kentucky 4.67
28. Mountain Meander – Upper Slice of Route 28 North Carolina 5.00
29. Grand Army of the Republic Highway – Route 6 (PA) Pennsylvania 4.43
30. The Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument tour Utah 4.71
31. Chief Joseph Scenic Highway-Bighorn Mountains Wyoming 4.54
32. Unaweep Tabeguache Scenic Road – CO 141 Colorado 5.00
33. Shiner’s Run North Carolina 5.00
34. Twisty Redwood Ride California 5.00
35. The Black Canyon Run Colorado 4.88
36. The Extended Suches Loop Georgia 4.69
37. The Lolo Pass Idaho 4.59
38. The Waterfall Byway Along the Cullasaja River Gorge North Carolina 4.90
39. Rattlesnake Pass to Wallowa Lake Washington, Idaho 4.74
40. The Copperhead Loop North Carolina 5.00
41. The Arkansas Dragon – Hwy 123 Arkansas 4.28
42. Peak to Peak Highway Colorado 4.65
43. Poncha Springs Loop Colorado 5.00
44. The Incredible North Shore Tour Minnesota 4.71
45. Catskill Preserve New York 4.83
46. US 250 Virginia, West Virginia 4.69
47. US-33 through the Shenandoah valley West Virginia 4.83
48. Michigan’s Central Lake Michigan Scenic Tour Michigan 5.00
49. Triple State Mississippi River Run (MN, IA, WI) Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa 5.00
50. Highway 74 – Hemet to Indian Wells California 5.00
51. The “High 5” to Mt. Evans Colorado 4.75
52. The Idaho/Montana Scenic Triangle Loop Idaho, Montana 5.00
53. Shawnee National Forest Illinois 5.00
54. The Crawford-Perry Co. River Loop Indiana 5.00
55. Big Lick Ride/Ohio River hugging loop Indiana, Kentucky 5.00
56. The Shelburne Falls Loop Massachusetts 5.00
57. Nothern MA and Southern NH Ramble Massachusetts, New Hampshire 5.00
58. Lincoln Highway Pennsylvania 4.54
59. Big Horn Mountain loop Wyoming 5.00
60. US 221 – Independence, VA to Boone, NC North Carolina, Virginia 5.00
61. Hwy 16 from the Pig Trail to Scenic 7 Arkansas 5.00
62. Parkersburg-Clay-Harrisville-Loop West Virginia 5.00
63. Custer State Park Wildlife Loop Road United States, South Dakota 5.00
64. Ozark Highlands Scenic Byway Arkansas 4.88
65. The Lost Highway 58 – Bakersfield to San Luis Opisbo California 4.56
66. Yuba River Ride; Hallelujah Junction to Emigrant Gap California 5.00
67. Highway 77 to Colorado’s Mini Devil’s Tower Colorado 5.00
68. US Hwy 17 – Darien to Cumberland Island Georgia 5.00
69. Salmon River/River of No Return Idaho 5.00
70. Mt. Carroll to Elizabeth Illinois 5.00
71. Ohio River View With Curves Tour Kentucky 5.00
72. The Wonderful 141 Montana 5.00
73. The Road to Timberon New Mexico 5.00
74. The Cherokee Run North Carolina 4.75
75. Blue Mountain Scenic Byway Oregon 5.00
76. PA Route 44 Pennsylvania 4.50
77. Natchez Trace Escape – Route 99 Tennessee 5.00
78. Heber to Hannah & the Wolf Creek Pass Loop Utah 4.75
79. Woodbridge, VA to Seneca Rocks, WV and Back Virginia 4.75
80. The Klickitat Loop Washington 4.92
81. Mt Rainer Ramble Washington 5.00
82. Southeastern West Virginia – Peterstown to Sweet Springs Virginia, West Virginia 5.00
83. Caliente to Kernville on County Rd 483 California 5.00
84. NC Hwy 261- Roan Mountain Road North Carolina, Tennessee 5.00
85. Antlers, Oklahoma North Oklahoma 5.00
86. Kickapoo river valley Wisconsin 5.00
87. The Outstanding PA191 Pennsylvania 5.00
88. Acadia National Park – Bar Harbor Loop United States, Maine 5.00
89. Hwy 299 from the coast to Redding, CA California 5.00
90. Sonora Pass California 4.70
91. The Ozello Trail Ride Florida 4.30
92. Scenic SR-13 (just south of Jacksonville) Florida 4.75
93. Elizabeth Scales Mound Road Illinois 5.00
94. Cascade to Holter Lake along the Missouri River Montana 5.00
95. Trail of the Mountain Spirits Byway (Big Loop for the locals) New Mexico 5.00
96. Beaufort Scenery South Carolina 5.00
97. Caesars Head South Carolina 5.00
98. 16 A to and thru Custer State Park South Dakota 4.58
99. Whistle Stop Route – Route 269 Tennessee 5.00
100. Cedar Creek Rd. to the “Harley in the sky” Tennessee 5.00

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