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 New Mexico

The continental divide runs from north to south down the center of The Land of Enchantment. The best motorcycle rides in northern New Mexico (NM) will usually involve exploring the southern stretches of the Rocky Mountains with it's alpine mountain scenery. Additionally, great motorcycle roads are found along the state's western boarder with Arizona where they will find stretches of green mountain ranges. However most of the rest of the state is made up of arid, rocky, canyon rich and sun baked scenery. Some of the most popular stops for motorcycle riders are the Billy the Kid Museum, the Carlsbad Caverns, and the town of Santa Fe, NM.

Highest Rated Motorcycle Roads & Rides

New Mexico

NM 152

This road is great continuous hairpins with rapid elevation changes, great scenery, camping, lot's of trees. Almost no police officers. This road is hard, you'll only average about 40 miles per hour going hard, lot's of knee skidding....

Rider Rating

4.4
out of 5

18 Votes
New Mexico

US 60 - Socorro to Springerville

A nice ride through remote a maintain landscape with ranches, meadows, with more elk than people! Temperatures range from 32 degrees to 70 degrees and the area enjoys 350 sunny days a year. You'll travel through parts of the ...

Rider Rating

4.5
out of 5

3 Votes
New Mexico

Anasazi Indian Country Tour

On this route you will see some great New Mexico scenery and get to see some really significant historical sites that include ancient Indian cliff dwellings and the famous town where the Atomic Bomb was developed. Part of the great beauty of this rou...

Rider Rating

4.5
out of 5

1 Votes
New Mexico

Riudoso to Alamogordo via Cloudcroft

This is a beutifule route with great scenery and twisting roads. High altitude. Not much traffic....

Rider Rating

4.5
out of 5

2 Votes
New Mexico

NM 337 through the Cibola National Forest

Great high desert scenery. Mountains on your right and canyons on your left! Travel through and next to Cibola National Forest. Quaint communities....

Rider Rating

4.3
out of 5

4 Votes

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