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 York

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!

Highest Rated Motorcycle Roads & Rides

Route Map Image
New York

Delaware River - NY-97 (Sparrow Bush to Roebling Bridge)

This 20-mile route east of the Delaware River is part of the Delaware Water-Gap National Recreation Area and is within sight of a beautiful section of the river most of the way. The Pocono Mountains lay beyond the western forested shore. On a hot sum...

Rider Rating

4.0
out of 5

2 Votes
Route Map Image
New York

Short Albany - Altamont Loop

Impressive scenery on the ride given that it is not much outside Albany. 85A takes you through some small towns, which give way to more open farmland as you continue onto 156. Some interesting old barns and buildings, but mostly open cropland. The h...

Rider Rating

4.0
out of 5

1 Votes
Route Map Image
New York

Seaway Trail

The 504-mile Seaway Trail along the freshwater shorelines of New York and Pennsylvania (St. Lawrence River, Lake Ontario, Niagara River, and Lake Erie) makes a great vacation ride. Some stretches open up with great water and sunset views, including N...

Rider Rating

3.8
out of 5

3 Votes
Route Map Image
New York

From Mass to the Americade (in Lake George, NY)

We are planning to attend Americade, the biker weekend in Lake George, NY, in early June. This is the route we plan to take, since it includes some great scenery in 4 states, good roads, and great places to...

Rider Rating

3.8
out of 5

4 Votes
Route Map Image
New York

The Ilion Gorge Run

This short and sweet 10 mile run is a NY route that is one of those routes that is a well kept secret and all but unkown to most NY riders - until now! Route 51 or the "Ilion Gorge" is carved in a narrow valley that winds along a small creek bed. The...

Rider Rating

3.4
out of 5

7 Votes

Find what you are looking for

    Featured Video

    Featured Motorcycle ArticlesShow all