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Motorcycle Roads Monterey to Hanging Limb to Grimsley20   in Tennessee Tennessee28 Miles

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By Anonymous
on June 1, 2005

0.0out of 5

4 Riders rated


 Road Quality

 Roadside Amenities

Written Directions

      Start your route in the town of Monterey, TN (just off of I-40s Exit 301). Take highway 164 north through Hanging Limb, TN, Crawford, TN, and to Pine, TN. Here 164 will intersect route 85. Take 85 east all the way to Grimsley, TN.


You will experience beautiful mountain views, waterfalls, wildlife, untouched wilderness.

Road Quality

Paved throughout ride, curves, curves, curves, corkscrews, switchbacks, up, down, around mountain sides and curves.

Roadside Amenities

Amenities at the beginning and the end ... nothing really in between.

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What Riders Say About this Route Add Review & Rating

By Guest
on October 17, 2010 1 out of 1 members found this review useful.

4.5out of 5

Motorcycle Year 2003

Motorcycle Make Suzuki

Motorcycle Type Cruiser

this is a great ride! the road gets real good when you get on hwy 85 to Grimsley. it's better for a sport rider...and be careful; some of the road conditions are hazardous. you could get in trouble real quick. so pay attention!

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on September 12, 2018 0 out of 0 members found this review useful.

3.0out of 5

Motorcycle Year 2016

Motorcycle Make S1000XR

Motorcycle Type Sport

The portion of Hwy 85 is not in good shape. there are patches across the highway that act as speed bumps..concaved. And they are numerous. it is quite brutal when riding aggressively. Too bad as this would be a great ride other wise.

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By DynaCruise93
on November 4, 2016 0 out of 0 members found this review useful.

5.0out of 5

Motorcycle Year 2008

Motorcycle Make Harley Davidson Street Bob

Motorcycle Type Cruiser

I LOVE THIS ROAD. Went on a nice late fall afternoon and was stunned by the scenery for the last 5 miles or so. Lots of twists and turns that offer good opportunities to go through some gears and work on the brakes. Be very careful however because the large majority of the turns have no caution signs so easy does it, but do it. This is my favorite stretch of roads I have found in middle Tennessee so far. Fun ride and great sights.

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By Guest
on November 16, 2010 0 out of 0 members found this review useful.

4.5out of 5

Motorcycle Year 2002

Motorcycle Make Honda

Motorcycle Type Touring

This is one of our favorite rides. My wife Janet and I travel this route many times.It's great for any type of bike.This area has a very rich history from its coal mining past. ( If only the hills and hollers could talk! )

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