Motorcycle trips are something about enjoying individual freedom. It is so satisfying to go through the twists and curves. In bike tours, you can reach very close to nature, which is not possible inside a car and discover some virgin places with unmatched scenic beauty.
Let us have a look at four exciting motorcycle trips in the U.S which may excite you if you are a bike lover and keen on experiencing tours on two-wheelers.
4 Motorcycle Trips
North Carolina And Virginia
This beautiful mountain route remains at the top of any serious bike rider’s must-do list. Virginia, the northern section passes through the civil war battlefields and goes through the rustic villages. Towards the south, you climb into the Great Smoky Mountains where the smooth and picturesque Blue Ridge Highway is well-known for its sweeping curves. Here the compulsory 45 miles per hour speed will allow you to enjoy the panoramic views. Along this highway, you will get to the upsurge south of Ashville, in North Carolina.
If you are interested in a long ride, you can opt for the Skyline Drive of 105-mile throughout the Shenandoah National Park.
Planning: Allow enough time for this long trip.
Beartooth Highway: Montana And Wyoming
You will experience what a great motorcycle trip could be on this tour with several hairpins and switchbacks. The United States Highway 212 has the 68 miles stretch of the Beartooth Highway. Through the national highway, it is a fantastic roller-coaster ride as it goes up through Beartooth Pass (10,947 feet), Wyoming beginning from Red Lodge, Montana. The whole zigzag way goes across the National Forests of Custer and Shoshone and the treeline tundra mentioned above.
The views in those areas you will remember a lifetime. The astonishing alpine meadows bloom in summer, the sun-capped summits get reflected in the lakes. This heavenly route ends in Cooke city which is again the northern gateway of Yellowstone National Park.
Planning: The pass remains closed from October to May usually because of snow. Check the weather forecast before starting.
The Tail Of The Dragon: North Carolina And Tennesse
This bike route has become so famous recently that it is now the part of several movies and TV shows. Within 11 miles you will get 318 tight curves in the mesmerizing U.S 129. This could be treated as one of the best bike rides for pure exhilaration.
The trip lovers and bike riders must travel this site to test their skills on cornering. You will be more than happy to know that no trucks are allowed on this road. It stretches Deal’s Gap at the end of North Carolina and Tennesse.
Planning: Go to enjoy the trip to the fullest, not to show off the bravado.
Motorcycle Trips On River Road: Texas
The 17 miles off-road trip through the valley of god is a real charm for the bike lovers. Highway 170 is a smooth way between Candelaria and Presidio, Texas. This 115-mile snaking trail is known as the River road. Soaring cliffs, lava flows, and the Fort Leaton State historical site are the major highlights of this route.