Arkansas Motorcycle Trips and Events List

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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September 18, 2015
This route is typical backroad AR country with a few farms, small towns, and a couple of RR crossings. There's not much...
There's some good sweeping turns and a couple of twisties west of the river. A few hills slope and give you a...
Take Prince Street west out of Conway. It becomes AR-60. Cross the river and continue to Perryville!
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.
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Checkout Upcoming Motorcycle Events in Arkansas

2016-08-18 : 2016-08-21

Mountains, Music and Motorcycles

Each year people gather from miles around to enjoy one of the most amazing festivals in Northern Arkansas http://bit.ly/1Omj9F6. Come join the fun at Mountains, Music and Motorcycles! Sponsored and promoted by the Mountain View Chamber of Commerce. Book your lodging early in the biker-friendly Cabins at Dry Creek (at the Ozark Folk Center), enjoy home-style Southern cooking at our Skillet Restaurant, and test your nerves and skills on Loco Ropes adventure challenge course. Check out the Craft Village and music concerts at the Ozark Folk Center State Park as well.

2016-03-25 : 2016-03-26

Pink Ride

This motorcycle event will be hosted by Diana Howard on Friday, March 25, 2016 through Saturday, March 26, 2016 in Downtown Texarkana, AR. Please come join us at the Arkansas Elks Lodge Ball Room where there will be great food, live music and Tracy Travillion doing the auction. The gola of this event is to raise money for Men, Women and Children in our Community to help with medical expenses not paid by private insurance. The ride will be starting in Downtown Texarkana Arkansas and leave there at 10:00 AM, ride to New Boston, TX where there will be refreshments and return to Downtown Texarkana AR for vendors, live music, food, adult refreshments, bike show, jeep show, and car show with lots of other things to do. Hope to See you all there. Full details on our website: http://www.pinkride.org/ ~3

2016-02-13 : 2016-02-14

ABATE 31st Annual Bike Show and Swap Meet

This motorcycle event is hosted by ABATE of Arkansas District 1 on Saturday, February 13, 2016 through Sunday, February 14, 2016 at Arkansas State Fairgrounds Hall of Industry in Little Rock, AR. All Bikers Welcome. Join us as we celebrate our 31st annual Bike Show and Swap Meet! There will be a bike show! Here you'll find new and used motorcycle parts and accessories, biker apparel, patches, food, door prizes, 50/50 and much, much more. FREE PARKING. For more info, please check out our website: http://www.abatedistrict1.org/ ~3

2016-02-12

Cycle Gear Bike Night

This motorcycle event will be held on Friday, February 12, 2016 at 5:00 PM at Cycle Gear Little Rock in Little Rock, AR. Come out and have fun with us, get to meet new friends and old acquaintances! There will be great food, refreshments, vendors, and raffles! See you there! Visit our blog and find out more: http://blog.cyclegear.com/events/ ~3

     

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