Arkansas Motorcycle Roads and Trips

It may come as a surprise to some but Arkansas (AR) with its mountain ranges and vast stretches of untapped forests is truly has SOME OF THE BEST MOTORCYCLE ROADS IN THE US!! And, motorcycle riders will find plenty to do when its time to pull the bike over and take a break: great camping/hiking opportunities, Arkansas wine country (the largest and oldest in the south), numerous art galleries and music festivals, and the Clinton Presidential Library.




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January 5, 2014
This is Ozark country, lots of trees, rolling hills and banked turns. I think I passed fewer than 10 cars on the...
I almost called this a five, but there were a few areas of broken pavement. In all though, there were no concerns,...
Take route 23 north out of Eureka Springs, AR across the Missouri Board where you'll come into Eagle Rock. Missouri route 86...
September 11, 2013
This route is a good road in that the scenery provides lots of forests with hills and curves, and is a logging...
This road is a nice relaxing ride with good quality of pavement. Much of the road looks like a tan colored asphalt...
Hwy 9 from Hwy 5 junction in south near Hot Springs to Perryville at junction of Hwy 60 and 9. We call...
April 22, 2013
Some of the prettiest scenery in Arkansas, covers a variety of land types, some hilly and curvy through the climb out of...
Roads are great, not a heavily trafficked area, but well kept.
Dave Ward Parkway (Hwy 60) - Conway, AR
Old Military Road (Hwy 89) - Conway to Mayflower
Hwy 365 - Mayflower to...
February 17, 2013
along this route you will travel through the ozark hills of northwest arkansas. in Hardy, ar there is a river that you...
there are lots of sweeping curves, and hills. the surface is nice and smooth, with the occasional rough spot, but its not...
start at mammoth spring, ar, and go south on us hwy 63 to hardy, ar. go west on us hwy 62 to...
April 29, 2012
Clarksville is a very old town by Arkansas standards. The old downtown is well-preserved. Hwy 103 starts downtown and heads north past...
The surface is nice and smooth. The curves are well-engineered and the surface is fairly new and smooth. The traffic thins out...
From Interstate 40, take any exit to the heart of downtown Clarksville. 103 starts where it intersects Main Street (US 64) near...
April 29, 2012
The first section from Russellville to Hector is in the foothills where you'll see rolling hills and family farms. Once you leave...
The surface is above average with minimal pot holes. Watch out for gravel on the road after large rainfall events.
This review is for the section from Russellville to Harriet. The Ouachita Mountain section of Arkansas Highway 27 has a separate review...
March 6, 2012
Immediately upon accessing HWY 221 from Rockhouse Road (CR302), when traveling from Eureka Springs to Berryville, one drops immediately into the Kings...
HWY221 itself is a short, 10 mile stretch, of twisty road between Eureka Springs and Berryville, AR varying changes in elevation. HWY221...
From the intersection of HWY23 and HWY62 in Eureka Springs, head east on HWY62 for about 2 miles until you come to...
January 7, 2012
This route leads you through the beautiful "Arkansas Grand Canyon". With a steep decline from Hwy 7 providing great views as you...
This road has a lot of sweeping curvers, twisties and elevation changes.
This road begins about 5 miles south of Jasper, AR along Hwy 7. It connects Hwy 7 to Hwy 123 through twisty...
September 27, 2011
This road includes 4 miles of rolling hills and then a very steep climb. The mountain scenery is awesome. There are tons...
The 3 miles to the top have the most steep hairpin curves you've ever seen in your life. This is no road...
Easy to find and follow. Just start out in Dardanelle, AR and head west on AR State Highway 155.
September 10, 2011
This ride includes Mount Magazine State Park, the highest point between the Appalachians and the Rockies at just under 3,000 feet. There...
The road surface qualities are average. There are some sweepers and twisties but it is not extremely challenging. The best part of...
Mount Magazine is on Highway 309 between Paris and Havana. Access can be from Highway 22 at the north end or Highway...
September 8, 2011
You'll see mountain streams, including the source of the White and Buffalo Rivers. There are mountaintop farms, mountain views and lots of...
The road has lots of twisties and sweepers. You will not be bored.
At the north end of the Pig Trail, take a right. Hwy 16 from Hwy 23 to Hwy 7 is an excellent...
September 8, 2011
Mountain ridge overlooks with a few mountaintop farms.
The pavement is fresh and smooth. The crotch rocket guys love this road. It's very twisty. And, the traffic is very light!...
Start this ride from Arkansas Hwy 7 at the Pope/Newton County Line (Sand Gap/Pelsor) Travel east on Arkansas 16. There are several...
May 23, 2011
Great farms, hilltop views, curvy roads, Glade Top Trail, some watering holes, mostly bikers on road not automobiles.
Excellent road to ride on - great pavement!
I rode up over the Peel's Ferrry from Arkansas on Hwy 160 going towards Reuter. I made a right onto Hwy 125...
May 18, 2011
Outstanding views traveling parallel to highway 7 ... the south end also runs along the Caddo River.
Sweepers lead you to short bursts of twisties. outstanding road with almost no traffic.
Arkansas highway 27 from Danville to Glenwood. both ends are close enough to Hot Springs to make a great day trip.
May 18, 2011
At times you will think you are on the Blue Ridge Parkway!!! Would be great in the fall. Small horse farms and...
Roads are in good condition. Road surfaces change from county to county but all are smooth and and in condition to ride...
We started from Bull Shoals lake and rode this route to Rt9 at Mountain View AR. You could jump on this road...
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Checkout Upcoming Motorcycle Events in Arkansas

2015-09-10 : 2015-09-12

The Hot Springs Rally

Make plans now to attend the 10th annual (2015) Hot Springs Rally. Wild Boar Promotions is bringing this rally to you. Our wonderful state offers some of the best riding in the country. Picturesque roads and plenty of nice folks to create great memories along the way. Starting off on Thursday with some food and entertainment at Fat Jacks Bar & Grill. 38 Special on Friday night at the convention center. Saturday we close out the rally with Travis Trett also at the convention center. Go to our Website now for tickets. Follow us on Facebook.

2015-06-26 : 2015-06-28

Spring River Rally 2015

Located in the heart of the Ozarks just outside Hardy, Arkansas. You don't need a motorcycle to attend. Spring River Rally is more than a motorcycle rally -- featuring great concert entertainment, biker games, Ozark tour, 60 mph zip line, beer garden with FREE stuff, shopping in the vendor midway, camping on the river, horseback riding, paintball, swimming, tubing, and a friendly party atmosphere.

2015-06-06 : 2015-06-06

3rd Annual Gears For Tears Poker Run

3rd Annual Gears for Tears Poker Run. This is Guardians of the Children - Pig Trail's annual fund raising event. Poker run with great prizes. In the past 2 years, everyone left with something. Go to our facebook page and look in events. There is also a link to pre-register.

2015-05-30 : 2015-05-30

FAITH RIDERS MARBLE RUN

On May 30, 2015 , NWA Faith Riders is sponsoring a Marble Run open to Motorcycles and Cars. This run will benefit Restoration Village and AR Baptist Children’s Home with needed supplies. Our sponsors have committed to donating needed supplies based on the number of participants we have at the Marble Run. All proceeds and supplies will benefit these organizations directly. The Marble Run will begin and end at Jose’s in Springdale. First vehicle out will be at 8:30 am and last vehicle out will be at 10:00 am. Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd highest scores and door prizes will be given out at 1:00 pm at Jose’s. You can sign up at the event or preregister at nwafaithriders.com. Registration is $20 driver, $10 rider participating with score card. Extra score cards can be purchased for $5 or a donation of any non-perishable food or item from the list on nwafaithriders.com. (Limit 2 score cards by donations)

     

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