Maryland Motorcycle Roads and Trips

Motorcycle riders can divide the state of Maryland (MD) into five regions: the eastern shores of the Chesapeake, the capital region, central Maryland, southern Maryland, and western Maryland. The eastern shores area is mostly flat and home to many farms but also offers riders access to beaches, seafood, water and serenity. The capital region is host to our nation's capital and offers motorcyclists near endless cultural & historical amenities. Central Maryland is more hilly with access again to Chesapeake bay but also featuring key urban centers - Baltimore and Annapolis. Southern Maryland features some pristine nature preserves and historical sites. Lastly, Western Maryland is home to the state's highest mountain and some of it's most beautiful scenery showcasing numerous lakes and the Appalachian mountains.




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March 29, 2015
This route covers the western portion of Charles County that remains very rural. Great back roads and views of the Potomac River....
Great curves but since the area is very rural many roads are paved but surfaces can be rough and/or contain gravel.
Take 301N to Chapel Point Road Bel Alton, MD- turn left ont on Chapel Point Road, Head northwest on Chapel Point Rd...
February 12, 2015
This parallels the Susquehanna River and goes through the state park. It is very scenic and nice places to stop in historic...
Most of the road is good except for the part through the state park is hard packed gravel with lots of pot...
Start in Port Deposit after getting a bite at one of the nice little bars and restaurants or at the Union Hotel....
January 18, 2015
Wonderful scenery consisting of farm land, back twisties with lots of trees.Two parks are on this route. Point lookout State park ($4.00...
Road condition is excellent for this whole route, maybe a little bumpy towards Point Lookout State Park. The route has some straight...
Route starts at the intersection of 2/4 South and 235 (three notch rd) in California Md ... refer to online map for...
January 10, 2015
From this road you will snake along the river bank. There are great views of the river that is filled with beautiful...
Lots of sweeping curves and a few 90 degree turns pavement is good and pretty much flat.
Savage river road runs along The Savage river in Maryland. It's in the savage river state forest Swanton MD 21561
July 17, 2012
Scenery along this route is typical Susquehanna Valley, rolling hills, farm land, with some small town charm. There are numerous areas to...
The route has a good mixture of curves and elevation changes and wide open straights. Some areas are bright and sunny while...
This ride features rolling hills, farm land, and wooded areas with elevation changes indicative of the Susquehanna River Valley. The roads are...
April 29, 2012
Twisty roads through Elk Neck Woods and a few hills that break out of the trees and you can see the bay....
A bit choppy in some places, but nothing to be concerned with unless you are trying to drag a knee.
From Elkton, MD: go south on landing lane, turn right at the stop sign on old field point road. In about a...
November 19, 2011
Along the various routes stemming from Baltimore, traffic will be busy, normal for this area. But I-70 has little traffic, generally wide...
Very little potholes on any of these roads, lots of hills, sweeping curves, and long straight stretches with little traffic!
Starting anywhere along Interstate 695 near Baltimore, merge onto the nearest exit for I-70 West, after near 40 miles, take the exit...
November 2, 2011
As you're climbing up through the hills and coming back down, you are surrounded by trees (GREAT in the fall colors!!!) you...
The biggest challenges I've had on this road was when I got caught in a rainstorm going over the mountains. in some...
If you ever ride out to DCL and get stuck in that traffic up on 70 or 68, and you have a...
May 19, 2011
This route has a little bit of everything... Starting in Sterling, VA, a suburb of Washington DC, it takes you west to...
Roads are in good shape. Nice cruising conditions. Route 9 out of Charles Town runs up the mountains with some curves but...
Starting at the Sterling Park Shopping Center, head south on Sterling Blvd. Cross over Rt. 28 and turn left on Pacific Blvd....
April 1, 2009
Very beautiful scenery with many stretches in nice cool woodlands. You can also find several covered bridges just off the main route....
There are twists, turns and good straight-aways on this route. The roads are all asphalt which are fairly well maintained.
From Libertytown, MD take route 550 north west up to Sabillasville, MD. Continue on 550 as it turns a corner and starts...
January 1, 2009
This motorcycle ride meanders around and through Maryland's scenic eastern shore and through the Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge Area. The Blackwater...
Not many turns/hills on this one just a lot of flat straight roads which allow you to blow the gunk out without...
Start out in Church Creek, MD and head south out of town on route 335. Take a left on to Key Wallace...
August 1, 2007
You are heading to the Antietam National Battlefield, where it is easy to imagine one of the bloodiest Civil War battles...
The road starts from Leesburg, VA and heads away from the city dwelling deeper and deeper into the back country roads of...
There are many different ways to get from Leesburg to the Antietam National Battlefield in Maryland. The best way to understand my...
October 1, 2005
Beautiful scenery, in the fall the colors are magnificent. Take your camera, wildlife abounds in Prettyboy Reservoir.
Great curves on these roads.
On the north west corner of Baltimore, off of I-695 (exit 23) you'll find State Route 25 or what's also known as...
June 1, 2001
This route specializes in scenery, history and some great motorcycle roads. You will be traveling along the nation's first attempt at a...
This route has some really great motorcycle roads. They have a good amount of twists, turns and climbs and it typically they...
There are many different roads you can take and still hit all the nice stops and get some great bike roads in....
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Checkout Upcoming Motorcycle Events in Maryland

2015-09-12 : 2015-09-12

Zach's 3rd Annual 2's for Diabetes

This is a ride to help raise money for Type 1 diabetes research.

2015-08-29 : 2015-08-29

Charm City Mods vs Rockers

Join us for the 6th Annual Charm City Mods vs Rockers. The rally recreates the nostalgia of the Mods and Rockers subculture of Britain in the 50s and 60s. The event brings out the areas most diverse group of vintage and retro motorcycles and scooters. This years event will feature: Live Music 1950s Dress Pinup Contest by Atomic Cheesecake Studios Motorcycle/Scooter Show with Trophies Custom Motorcycle and Scooter Builder Displays Maryland MVA Motorcycle Simulator Vendors East Baltimore Fun Run Food and Beer This years sponsors are: Atomic Cheesecake Studios Rider Insurance Deer Park Cycle RipIt Energy Fuel Dime City Cycles Maryland Biker Magazine

2015-05-31 : 2015-06-01

Dick Gelfman's Ride Across Maryland

This motorcycle event will be held on Sunday May 31, 2015 through Monday, June 1, 2015 in Ocean City, MD. We invite you to come celebrate with us as we celebrate our 15th year - Ride to Fight Breast Cancer! We can make a difference in the lives of families who touched by breast cancer. While there has been plenty of prevention, detection, treatment fro breast cancer, there are more to be done. The Ride Across Maryland combines an enjoyable event with the potential to raise significant sums for the fight against breast cancer. We are expecting your presence and make a difference! Visit us at http://www.rideacrossmaryland.org/ for more details. ~3

2015-05-30

The 2015 LLS Ride for Charity / Poker Run

This motorcycle event will be hosted by Brenda Wheatley on Saturday, May 30, 2015 from 8:30 AM to 6:00 PM to be held at Club One Fitness & Aerobics in Chester, MD. RIDERS OF ALL MAKES AND MODELS ARE WELCOME! A family friendly event and the ride will start from Club One for a 140-mile scenic ride with option less mileage. Riders will proceed at their own pace to the token check points. Itinerary will be distributed to all riders upon registration. The day will end at the Jetty with a 50/50 raffle and purse drawing after 5:00 PM. All proceeds from this event will go to LLS. Find out more at www.MWOY.org. Pre-registration: $35.00 - includes t-shirt. We are also accepting donation - more money raised the bigger the purse at the end of the ride fro those that have qualified! More details can be found at http://www.llspokerrun2.eventbrite.com/ ~3

2015-05-30

Hits4Heores Poker run

This motorcycle event will be hosted by Hits4Heroes Dee Lewis on Saturday, May 30, 2015 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM and it will be held at Sea Breeze Restaurant in Mechanicsville, MD. We invite everyone to join us as we raise money to support local military veterans who suffer injury's or TBI or PTSD. This year we are doing this for a young marine who was with fire and rescue in Afghanistan and suffer multiple Traumatic Brain Injury and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. All funds raised through Hits4Heroes goes to the recipient, please see our Facebook page Hits4Heroes. Or contact us at 240 538-1782. You may also visit our evetn page at www.hits4heroes.org sites ~3

     

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