Among all the trips you take, there is one that you will never forget is a motorcycle road trip exploring the scenic beauty, rugged trails, lyrical landscapes, clear waters, and steep turns, from so near. A road trip becomes more fun when riding on a motorcycle and hence, AirTkt has brought you the top 6 motorcycle road trips in the US that you must take at least once.
Beartooth Highway, Montana
Explore varied terrains from forests to snow canyons, steep slopes, jaw-dropping scenic beauty, and the feeling of having the world at your feet because you will be driving at a spectacular high mountain 69-mile stretch that runs from Red Lodge to the Wyoming border at Beartooth Pass, ending at the Yellowstone National Park. It is one of the best scenic drives on a motorcycle in the US. The highway is closed from mid-October to April.
Blue Ridge Parkway
Start your trip from Shenandoah National Park’s southern end, further to the Blue Ridge Mountains, then moving further up to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. This 469-mile road trip is nothing short of bliss because of its romantic landscape, deep red dogwoods, gum trees, yellow hickories, sky touching pine trees, hemlocks, and firs. You could take this trip in autumn or in spring when it is wildflower, azaleas, and rhododendrons’ blooming season and the whole drive is in hues of orange, white, pink, and red.
California State Route 36
Drive for the sheer joy of it and experience the beautiful high cliffs with hairpin bends and mesmerizing beauty while humming your favorite tunes. Known as one of the most beautiful drives in America, these 140 miles stretch also requires you to be vigilant of turns and some rough spots. You will drive across six counties of northern California across six counties, each with a different topography and climate. It is challenging for sure!
An incredible drive through the Appalachian Mountains, the Cherohala Skyway driveway connects two small towns namely Tellico Plains (Tennessee) to Robbinsville (North Carolina), passing through a high-ridge in the Unicoi Mountains. Though, a short drive, it will leave you with its beauty forever. Witness the amazing views of the Mountains, foliage, and fresh waterfalls.
These might turn out to be the most exciting 11 miles of your entire life full of twists and turns surrounded by thick woods. Also, called ‘The Tail of the Dragon’ this driveway will overwhelm you while you drive through the Fontana Dam, Cheoah Dam, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, and Tennessee/North Carolina border.
Pacific Coast Highway
They say classics are the best and so is this one road trip that is nothing short of sheer bliss for a motorcyclist while one drives through the splendid Californian coast (north to south) enjoying the beauty of the mountains, towering trees, expansive beaches, and clear blue skies. The best part of the trip is the 125-mile drive from Big Sur to Morro Bay.
Well, that’s not all but certainly is the best of the lot; start planning now and head off to experience the wonders of America.