New York Motorcycle Trips and Events List

From its majestic mountains, cities and lakes to pastoral farmlands and vineyards, the Empire State has it all! Upstate New York features motorcycle rides meandering through the Adirondack Mountains and the Appalachian Highlands. Between these two upland regions and along the eastern and northern borders, motorcycle rides will take place within a series of lowlands. The state is also blessed with good access to large lakes including Lakes Erie, Ontario, and Champlain and majestic rivers like the Hudson and Allegheny. A great motorcycle ride in New York (NY) state can provide memories to last a lifetime!




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October 1, 2015
This route runs up, down, and sometimes across, the rolling hills along the north side of the Mohawk River. Riders will encounter...
The roads along this route are generally kept in good condition. The types of roads encountered vary greatly. NYS Route 5 ranges...
Begin the route at the Stewarts Shop on NYS Route 5 in Glenville, NY, across Route 5 from the NYS Route 103...
July 20, 2015
The beginning of the route starts on the beautifully tree lined Palisades Interstate Parkway and then continues onto 7 Lakes Dr. which...
The roads on this route are all in really good condition. The start and end are pretty much your average highways but...
This route starts in Fort Lee, NJ on the Palisades Interstate Parkway and goes all the way to the end where you...
March 27, 2015
Impressive scenery on the ride given that it is not much outside Albany. 85A takes you through some small towns, which give...
This route provides a nice mix of high speed straights, long open-view sweeepers and a few curvy sections that are a bit...
This loop begins and ends at the Mobil station on the corner of New Scotland and Krumkill in Albany. Start out heading...
February 1, 2015
As soon as you pick up rte 22 from the Kensico Dam, rte 22 transforms from a congested, commercial shopping thoroughfare- laden...
Most of the stretch is newly or recently paved. There is a short stretch where you will have 3 or 4 traffic...
Rte 22 in Westchester County. Very easy to find: just look directly north of NYC. You will see an interstate spur 684...
September 10, 2014
Constantly under the cover of trees through the woods where the roads are constantly snaking between lakes. Lots of places to stop...
With the exception of the 3 miles on Rt. 17, every other road has been recently paved and is in literal perfect...
Start off at the northernmost section of seven lakes drive which you enter via the traffic circle connecting Rt.6, Palisades Pkwy, and...
August 9, 2014
you go through both rural and country sides on this trip. The Eastern part of it is all open road 55 mph...
a good portion is re paved and it is mostly all straight lines through with little to no traffic once you hit...
Just take route 31 between Baldwinsville and Verona, NY
August 8, 2014
This ride takes 7 Lakes Drive through this NY State park and is about 25 miles from NYC mid-town. The road was...
This road is one 15 mile across the park with some curves and a few round a bouts. It has open men's...
Enter 7 Lakes Drive from Sloatsburg, NY Rt 17 or from Bear Mountain Parkway Circle at Bear Mountain Bridge.
June 16, 2014
Nothing too special as scenery goes on this route. A couple of decent spots to look out over some forest/marshland, but that's...
Plenty of twists and turns from this small stretch of road. The road is in pretty good shape, with the exception of...
From the South: take Goodman St north through Irondequoit. After you pass the intersection of East Ridge Road, the road becomes King's...
November 6, 2013
This is great back-road route my friends and I take all the time to bypass the traffic on Sunrise Highway which can...
All of these roads are good quality, paved roads, suitable for my big Harley Touring bike, a few sharp turns so be...
Starting at Shinnecock Hills, turn left off of Sunrise highway and take Shrubland Road north, then turn left on Barkers island Road,...
September 14, 2013
Tracy Road is an isolated stretch of road with nothing entering from either side of the stretch of 7 miles. You will...
Tracy road has a lot of tight turns that cant be taken lightly but you can feel confident with the blacktop beneath...
Start out from Moriah Center, NY north on Witterbee Road (left at intersection).AT 2.5 miles you will turn left onto Tracy Road...
August 17, 2013
This route meanders through the rolling hills and farm lands between Cattaraugus and Allegany Counties. There are a few scenic vistas in...
This road has nice pavement the entire route. There aren't any switch backs, twisties or gut wrenching curves, but some nice sweeping...
Start in Portville, NY and head north on Rt 305. End near Belfast
June 8, 2013
The scenery on this short route feature trees, valleys, farmland. Overall its a quick road between the town of Newark Valley and...
Road has sweeping curves and two 90 degree turns near the end.
Head out of Newark Valley NY toward Owego NY on rt38. Look for Gaskill rd on your left.
May 20, 2013
The park is roughly 17 miles long, covering 14,350 acres of land along the Genesee River, and is close to Castile, NY....
What I can remember it was paved roads but that was 25 years ago.
This is just a suggestion since I don't have a motorcyle now. I have not been through the park since 1988. The...
April 2, 2013
This is some of the best scenery in NY ... up-state quality at its best. Tree covered highway in some parts, along...
The road is really nice and new in some parts and not so nice in others. The Town of Pavilion has recently...
You can meet up with the 19 in Brockport, Leroy Pavilion and Warsaw. It runs generally north-south. I have taken it all...
October 25, 2012
A scenic ride along side Chittenango Creek up to the Falls. The Fenner area has beautiful farm fields with rolling hills (Can...
Falls Boulevard up to Cazenovia is a great road uphill ride with sweeping curves. The roads through the wind farm are quite...
Starting off in downtown Chittenango, the route takes you up the beautiful Falls Boulevard, past Chittenango Falls Park (great place to check...
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Checkout Upcoming Motorcycle Events in New York

2016-06-24 : 2016-06-26

10th Annual-THOUSAND ISLANDS RIVER RUN-Bike Rally

Live Music all weekend long, Custom Bike Builders Behind Bars Motorcycle Inc. Countyline Choppers, B&M Performance, Southend Choppers, Tattoo Tony , Vendors, Tattoo Contests, Ma & Pa Custom Bike Show, Bike Games, Rob's Dyno Service and More TBA

2016-03-26

5th Annual: Motorcycle Swap Meet & Gun Raffle

The 5th Annual: Motorcycle Swap Meet & Gun Raffle will be held on March 26th, 2016 at the Horseheads American Legion Post 442 in Horseheads, NY. The event starts at 10:00 am util 4:00 pm. The admission fee is $5/adults and FREE for under 16 years old. Check out for motorcycle parts and accessories, leather and a lot more. Don't dare miss it! ~2

2016-03-26 : 2016-03-26

5th Annual Motorcycle Swap Meet & Gun Raffle

5th. Annual American Legion Riders Post 442 Motorcycle Swap Meet & Gun Raffle 71 Old Ithaca R.d Horseheads,N.Y 14845 Saturday March 26,2016 10:00a.m-4:00p.m ADMISSION $5.00 Adults Umder 16 FREE Motorcycle Parts&Accessories-Clothing,Leather. ~4

2016-03-04 : 2016-03-06

23rd Annual CAVALCADE OF CARS & Old S'cool Review

Show Hours: 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm - March 4, 2016 10:00 am - 10:00 pm - March 5, 2016 10:00 am - 6:00 pm - Mach 6, 2016 Admission Fee: Adult - $13 Children 6 - 12 - $3 Under 6 - FREE Come and enjoy the fun! Check out the rods, customs, and classics cars. Enjoy the music, vendors, food, beers and many more. ~2

2016-03-04 : 2016-03-06

23rd Annual Cavalcade of Cars & Bikes and Old S'cool Review

This year is the 23rd Annual 2016 "Cavalcade of Cars" Indoor Car Show, Held in Hamburg New York, at the Hamburg Fairgrounds Events Center. The 6th Annual Old S'cool Review will be held once again in a separate Back Room like the past 5 years. It will be held on March 4, 5, & 6 It will take place at the Hamburg Fairgrounds Events Center (Agri-Center)... The address is 5820 South park Ave, Hamburg NY (Buffalo NY) LIVE ROCKABILLY & SURF MUSIC!!! The Blue Ribbon Bastards Take the Stage: Friday night at 7pm Saturday Night at 7pm as well! And Griddle Greasin' Daddies from Toronto: The Greasemarks take the Stage Saturday 2pm-4pm RETRO MODEL PINUP CONTEST: Saturday Night at 6pm before the Bastards play! To Register to participate, please visite the Pinup Facebook events page here: Cavalcade of Cars "Old S'cool Review" Official Pinup Contest OR stop in at the best retro clothing store Cats Like Us in Tonawanda and sign up! PLUS: - Period Correct TRADITIONAL Hot Rods, Kustoms and Gassers - Kustom Kulture Vendors -Car Club Displays -Nostalgia Drag Race Car Display - Homemade Kustom Trophies: Given Away Sat Night after the Pinup Contest PLUS: The whole main room of the Car Show filled with Great Vendors and Hot Rods! This is one event not to miss!!! Special thanks to our great sponsors Cats Like Us and O'Shay Kustoms!!! Please check out their pages! Discount Presale Tickets are on sale at any WNY Advance Auto Stores. PRICE: Adult: $12 Children 6-12: $3 6 and Under: FREE! ~4

     

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