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The Route 60 River Run Along the Muskingum + ADD NEW ROUTE


35   in Ohio Ohio61 Miles

By dstegjas
on June 8, 2014

4.0out of 5

2 Riders rated

 Scenery

 Road Quality

 Roadside Amenities

Written Directions

The ride begins in Zanesville Ohio along the Muskingum River and end in Marietta Ohio where the Muskingum River meets the Ohio River.m From Zanesville you head south on OH route 60. Continue south/southeast through McConnel and Waterford and take 60 all the way into Marietta.

Scenery

After leaving Zanesville Ohio you will ride along the winding banks of the Muskingum river. You will enjoy beautiful hill sides and farm land as you ride south. Small towns like McConnelsville that will take you back in time to the small quaint little country towns. As you pull into Marietta at the end of the ride. You can take some time to relax along the banks of the Ohio river and watch the barges and boat traffic as they move up and down the river.

Road Quality

The roads are nicely paved with long straightaways and long sweeping curves. Not much elevation change which allows you to just relax and enjoy the scenery and the ride.

Roadside Amenities

The Muskingum river has several locks along the way that changes water elevation. Take along something to snack on while you stop and enjoy the view while boats pass through them. Zanesville McConnelsville and Marietta are all river towns and have that quaint feel about them with small restaurants and dinners. Once you arrive in Marietta, you can enjoy the many shops that line the main road.

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By patteken
on August 11, 2014 0 out of 0 members found this review useful.

4.0out of 5

Motorcycle Year 2012

Motorcycle Make Harley Davidson

Motorcycle Type Cruiser

Great relaxing road through a few small towns. Some of the scenery can be a little dreary at times. All in all a nice ride.

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By Pennsyltucky
on July 14, 2014 0 out of 0 members found this review useful.

4.0out of 5

Motorcycle Year 2004

Motorcycle Make HD

Motorcycle Type Touring

Nice, easy ride. Great for the new rider and relaxing ride for the more experienced rider.

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