The Best Guide to Motorcycle Roads, Rides & Events

Why do the routes have different colors? The colors are only different so one route can easily be distinguished from another.

Motorcycle Roads in California

California (CA) offers an incredible diversity of motorcycle road scenery. The state is blessed with over 1,100 miles of Pacific Coast shoreline, countless miles of arid canyon and twisted mountain road riding, vast stretches of alpine mountain roads, and some of the most appealing cities in the world. And, as one of the most popular tourist states in America, the Golden State is sure to offer motorcyclists looking for things to do off the bike an amazing menu of choices.

Highest Rated Motorcycle Roads & Rides

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Hwy 26 East of Mokelumne Hill to Mr. Beefy's

Maybe even a 5. This route takes you out of the hot city traffic into the beautiful forested hills and up the base of the sierras through West Point, over two bridges over sometimes calm and other times raging rivers. One offers a place to pull off a...

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5.0
out of 5

2 Votes
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Titlow HIll

A wide variety of mountain scenery, ranging from woods, to outlooks over 10s of miles of valleys and mountains....

Rider Rating

5.0
out of 5

1 Votes
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A Dam Good Ride Too

A very scenic, easy ride through rolling hills and mountain roads with many wooded areas. You can pass along 3 different large bodies of water, Chesbro Dam, Uvas Dam, and Calero Dam. Many of the old bridges from the 1920's are still standing along ...

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5.0
out of 5

1 Votes
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San Diego Highway S2

You will have a fantastic panoramic view of the Laguna and Volcan Mountains. Desert shrubbery, with awesome blossoms in springtime. Part of the route follows the Old Butterfield Stage Route which can be easily accessed. Old stagecoach wheel tracks st...

Rider Rating

4.6
out of 5

5 Votes
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Through Death Valley on Badwater Rd

I need to give this 4 stars because it's so much more than just a road. Heading south there is a large cliff to the east that parallels the road for some miles. The vistas are spectacular - you can sometimes see forever. If you think DV is just a ...

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4.8
out of 5

4 Votes

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