The Best Guide to Motorcycle Roads, Rides & Events

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Motorcycle Roads in Kentucky

The Bluegrass State is a great state for offering motorcycle riders multiple scenic environments from which to explore. The bluegrass area with its thoroughbred horse farms, abundant caves and cavern regions; the Kentucky Appalachian mountains, the northern Kentucky river region, and the southern and western water-land regions. Kentucky (KY) is also the home of the world famous Kentucky Derby and historical sites related to the home of Lincoln, Daniel Boone, as well as key historical points on the Underground Railroad and the Trail of Tears.

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KY 499 to 52 - Richmond to Beattyville

The scenery along this route consists mostly of Appalachian foothills, small farms and tobacco fields. KY 499 winds beautifully through gentle country. Soon views of the Appalachian foothills will appear on your right. Stay awake though, it is curvy....

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KY Route 62

This road runs east and west through central ky. It has just about everything along it. It passes through several counties and beautiful old historic towns like Bardstown and Princeton. It runs along the Pennyrile state park and crosses over the dam ...

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Eastern Kentucky-SW Virginia Loop

Lot's of mountains, farmland, winding along rivers and through Jefferson National Forest and Hungry Mother State Park....

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Trail of the Lonesome Pine

The scenery should be great but the lack of turn outs to see the views limit this to just OK. While riding there is no time to look around, you have to watch for the next turn....

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Black Mountain Kentucky Loop

Scenery is mostly back road Ky. at it's best. Lots of small towns and scenic pull offs. Lots of lush green in the summer. This ride takes you over the tallest geographic point in Ky. Black Mtn. The road up and down Black Mtn. is very c...

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