Massachusetts Motorcycle Roads and Trips

Great motorcycle rides in Massachusetts (MA) vary from roads in the heavily forested Berkshire Mountains in the west to the roads that follow the path of sandy beaches and massive bluffs of Cape Cod to the east. Hiking, camping, and small town sightseeing & shopping abound around the state and the Boston area offers world class amenities. The state also features some of the country's most prominent historical landmarks: where the Mayflower landed bringing the first European settlers, where the first shot of the Revolutionary War took place, location of the famed Witch Trials, and the location where Henry David Thoreau (Walden) developed and published some of his most profound thoughts.




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May 25, 2015
Trees line both sides of the road most of the way. Some spots also have lakes and creeks. Plenty of shady areas...
Nice twisties and curves along the way. Not too many potholes, if any.
Start in Worcester, MA on RT122 heading to Barre, MA. Straight shot to Barre.
January 24, 2015
This route encompasses country roads, mountain, an ocean, and drops you off at Castle Island ... all within 40 miles!! It starts...
Every variety of terrain and scenice views, from country to mountain to ocean. Roads are well paved!
Exit 9 off 495 for Bay rd, Taunton, Ma. Head north on Bay st for 12 miles (turns into Washington after 8)....
May 22, 2013
Road passes by many farms, and through many beautiful wooded areas. There are a few good vistas, and some very old cemeteries...
Pavement is in great shape until just north of Middlefield where it gets a little choppy. Overall its a smooth road with...
At the intersection of Rt. 20 and Rt. 112 in Huntington, MA. Take a right off Rt. 112 south onto Basket St...
November 11, 2012
This goes South through Farms and into orchards down in Acushnet. Ends up in historic Marion at Rt. 6, East of New...
Great Road.. Pay attention to the 90 degree left & right turns.. Rte 105 is a designated scenic Highway.
Rte. 105 (S) Starts off of Rte 106 Near East Bridgewater.. South all the way to Rte 6 in Marion.. alot of...
May 23, 2011
Road passes near state parks, farmlands, and mountains.
Roads are in very good condition, lots of nice twists and hills, a great variety. It's easy to find yourself getting into...
This is a shorter ride that I take if I don't have all day, but still want to get a great ride...
May 23, 2011
This route will take you through the mountains, hills and farm regions of northwestern Masschusets to southern Vermont.

Except for a...
Lots of those tar squiggly things and cracked-road drops-offs but overall not all bad, not all good. Some of the road had...
Start at the town center in Williamsburg, MA on Route 9N. Follow route 9 approximately 10 to Route 5 North.Route 10. Make...
June 1, 2009
Very nice New England back roads with classic New England scenery including streams and lakes. You'll pass by Wyola Reservoir and end...
The roads start off nice and just get nicer. You'll have good curves throughout this path but it really gets good when...
Start where RT 47 meets Rt 63 in Montague. Follow North Leverett Road east to Wyola Reservoir in Locks Village, MA. Turn...
March 1, 2008
The Quabbin Reservoir is HUGE. By looping around it, you get a sampling of forests, views, farmland, and sleepy little towns.....
Around the Quabbin, it's terrific. If you go to the scenic sites along the south edge, you get to ride right close...
Start in Athol, MA on RT2 West. Take the RT202 South Exit, and follow it right down to RT9, outside of Belchertown....
July 1, 2007
We found this route a terrific alternative to riding on RT 20, with it's endless stoplights. It's a great day-long ride through...
There's nothing scary about this route. Not a lot of traffic, you'll see more bikes than cars for a bunch of it....
Start in Stow, MA and head west on Rt 62 through to Princeton Station (30 miles), and take a left onto Rt...
March 1, 2007
We are planning to attend Americade, the biker weekend in Lake George, NY, in early June. This is the route we...
This route brings you through lots of different terrain. Some points are twisty, and there are points of the ride where you...
- From the rotary in Concord, MA.

- Head northwest out of Concord on Route 2A/119.

- Rt 119 will...
February 1, 2007
If you take Route 2W from the Boston area, and follow it past the Connecticut River, you will see signs for Route...
Last summer they were doing road work near Erving, so there was some slightly nasty bits. Route 2 is mostly a one...
Start your loop in East Templeton, MA, and take Rt 2 west to Shelburne Falls, MA. From Shelburne Falls, take SR-112 south...
February 1, 2007
This takes you through some of the prettier towns northwest of Boston. No traffic, aside from Rt 2, and plenty of places...
No traffic, the roads are of fine quality, and no real twisty bits. A great ride for someone testing their wings on...
This route makes a great loop starting and ending in Concord, MA

- Start in Concord, MA.

- Take 2A...
February 1, 2007
The North Shore is a terrific place to spend the day, or a weekend. With several scenic towns, beaches, whale watches, museums,...
This route takes you through some nice roads just north of Boston; but most importantly, avoids the congestion of RT95 on the...
- Start in Concord, MA.

- Go Get onto Rt62 heading east-northeast all the way through Reading, and into...
February 1, 2007
If you start in Groton, MA, You can follow RT 119 pretty much into Brattleboro VT. The road winds into Southern NH,...
The road quality is good, and aside from some twists and turns, and road signs you have to follow; you should have...
Starting in Groton, MA and simply take Route 119 northwest all the way up into New Hampshire and to the end point...
February 1, 2007
Forests, farms, and a honking big Reservoir. Lovely tiny town centers, and some of the best farmland to be seen near Boston....
Clinton's streets are not great, but the town center is a nice stop to stretch. Otherwise road quality is good, with mostly...
This route makes a great loop starting and ending in Concord, MA

- Start in Concord, MA.

- Head West...
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Checkout Upcoming Motorcycle Events in Massachusetts

2015-08-23

2015 New England Ride for Kids

Every day, 13 children in the United States get the news that they have one of the deadliest forms of childhood cancer. These kids are our Stars, and you can help them by participating in a Ride for Kids event as a motorcyclist, fundraiser or volunteer. Donations benefit the Pediatric Brian Tumor Foundation's medical research and family support programs. Riders on all makes and models are welcome to attend. There is no registration fee! Online registration is open until noon Eastern on the Friday before the ride. Onsite registration opens at 8 a.m. and closes at 9:30 a.m. The escorted ride starts at 10 a.m. sharp, rain or shine! The ride will loop back to the start point. At the event, we draw for a new Honda motorcycle and other great prizes (must be present to win). All participants receive free beverages, a light breakfast and lunch. You'll also get to meet your local Stars! Call 800-253-6530 or email us.

2015-08-23 : 2015-08-23

STEP, Inc. Bike Run

This is our 4th annual motorcycle run! There will be BBQ, games, raffles, live music and more! Registration opens at 9am, kickstands up at 11am, return around 1pm.

2015-08-16 : 2015-08-16

Melha Riders 9th Annual Hospital Ride

Sunday, August 16th, 2015 Line up 10:00AM at the Westwood Restaurant 94 North Elm Street  Westfield, MA Ride at 12:00PM After Party at the Melha Shrine Center 133 Longhill Street  Springfield, MA This will be an event for the whole family and don’t forget all the proceeds go to the Shriners Hospital for Children in Springfield

2015-08-09

"Flight Of The Angels"

August 9th Cops For Kids With Cancer "Flight of the Angels" Motorcycle Run 10th Annual "Flight of the Angels" *****POLICE ESCORTED-BOOTS UP ALL THE WAY!***** WHEN: August 9th, 2015. Registration from 9:30 until 11:00. Ride leaves promptly at 11:00. WHERE: Beginning at Florian Hall, Dorchester, Ma., with a scenic ride through the south shore, ending at Blackraspberry Pub, Cordage Park, Plymouth, Ma. Registration, $20 per bike, additional rider $10. First 100 participants will recieve a t-shirt. Food, music, raffle prizes and 50/50. Click here to learn more about Cops For Kids With Cancer. www.copsforkidswithcancer.org For more information bgj22@yahoo.com

2015-08-02 : 2015-08-02

10th Annual MS Bike Run 2015

10th Annual MS Bike Run 2015 Sunday, August 2nd (Rain or Shine) Registration: 9:30am – 10:45am (Greater Milford Neurology, 54 Hopedale Street, Hopedale, MA) * Coffee and doughnuts – Bikes leave at 11:00am Tickets are $20 for bikers/drivers, $10 for passengers Returning to Elks Lodge, 1077 Pond Street, Franklin, MA Lunch, Raffles and Silent Auction Music by DJ Jerry B (Admission for non-riders is $15) 100% of the proceeds to benefit The Center for Multiple Sclerosis at Milford Regional For more information...call Judy at 508-473-4323 x27 or email Judy at janeuro2@msn.com

     

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