Ohio Motorcycle Roads and Trips

The Buckeye State offers a top quality collection of popular motorcycle roads and destinations among Midwestern states. Southeastern Ohio (OH) in particular is a motorcycle riding paradise filled with quaint country towns, hills, & twisty roads, many offering river hugging journeys. The northeastern portion of the state offers access to the 11th largest fresh water lake in the world - Lake Erie - with its 262 miles of Ohio shoreline. The rest of the Ohio offers motorcycle rides meandering through classic portraits of Midwest Americana.




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October 11, 2014
This route is within the Wayne National Forrest. As such it is very rural and has few if any services along the...
This route is very twisty with lots of elevation changes especially near the southern end when it is a continuous drop down...
Beginning in Woodsfield Ohio take Route 800 south about 3.5 miles to Ohio 255. Take Route 255 southeast all the way to...
December 25, 2013
This road goes through several small towns. It winds through many hills and has some entertaining views. Pretty much one of the...
The road quality is above average in most spots. Some gravel spots coming off of people's driveways are to be watched, but...
Make a right onto Dalzell Road after passing through Whipple, OH on Route 821. Follow Dalzell Road to Ohio Route 556.
May 10, 2013
starts with rocky outcroppings over hanging the roadway, through winding hills and farmlands.
average road surface conditions. No real twisties but nice turns all along the route.
Route starts just south of Killbuck, Ohio, off of US 62. SR 520 turns north only from US 62. 520 goes into...
March 7, 2012
No big vistas along the main route (there are some killer ones on the gravel back roads), but the cool forests and...
Just paved! (Summer of 2010)
St Rt 278 is a fairly small road in Southeastern Ohio. It is an interconnecting route between St Rt 50 and St...
January 1, 2007
Hill-top prairies, small streams, remnants of the mining industry and lots of wildelife along the way.
Nice elevation changes, lazy sweepers, killer switch-backs that will test your skills. If you're a first-timer, best to head south from Cadiz,...
Start in Cadiz, OH (about 50 miles southwest of Steubenville ... see the online map) and simply head south on Rt. 9...
May 1, 2004
Scenery runs from low land dairy and beef farms to rough hilly valleys of southeast Ohio typical of the Ohio River valley....
The northern section (north of the town of Cadiz) of this route is comprised mainly of sweepers ... pavement is good, some...
Start by finding State Rt. 9 in Downtown Salem Ohio. Salem Ohio is about 35 miles south east of Akron Ohio. Take...
July 1, 2007
Hidden in the southeast corner of Ohio, just north of Wayne National Forest, you'll find a fantastic ride through the deep woods....
There are practically no flat spots on this one. There are turns as tight as 15 mph; I took them at 30,...
Start by getting yourself to Hannibal, OH. From their just take Ohio Rt 536 east to the end point of Ohio Rt...
April 23, 2012
This route starts in Heartland farms full of golden wheat and green grass, takes a dive into the deep green of Hocking...
This route begins in soft swelling, wide turning farmland south of Urbana, and turns into a twisty green cavern as it winds...
Begins by taking route 56 off of Route 4 just south of Urbana, OH, and ends in Athens, OH
May 16, 2011
TSR 41 has lots of twisties and sweepers, with some really nice hills to boot.
SR 41 has been newly paved from Greenfield to Bainbridge. The rest of the route is well maintained, little to no gravel...
Pretty easy to find and follow. Just get yourself to the route's starting point in Greenfield, OH (about 60 miles east of...
February 1, 2004
Great southern Ohio route with scenery that ranges from dairy farms, rolling hills, river crossings, and dense forests. A Fall run would...
Road quality is excellent - much of the roads have been recently re-surfaced. Lots of rolling hills with gradual twists and turns....
About 60 miles southeast of Columbus, you'll find Burr Oak State Park (near Glouster Ohio). Start at Burr Oak State Park and...
May 1, 2009
This route travels through beautiful southeast Ohio hilly scenery and includes several nice Cliffside areas as the road follows a nice river....
You'll travel through some very nice "S-curve" elevations. Some curves are decreasing radius so be careful! VERY CURVY! I have ridden Rt...
We followed 26 up from Marietta, OH. Left 26 at Rt 800 in Woodsfield because it was getting dark. Rt. 800 is...
December 25, 2013
Fairly typical with the woods and hills. Nothing stands out, to me, but maybe I just like riding more than the scenery....
A good road with few flaws that I can see. Not too new, not too old and uniform from A to B....
Pretty simple take 555 south out of Chesterhill, Ohio and continue until terminus at US 50/OH 7
May 16, 2011
Most of SR-374 is tree lined and surrounded by hills. Much of the road runs through Hocking Hills. The road is very...
Most of the road is well paved. Watch for a small amount of stones and possibly leaves/branches from the trees that overhang...
SR374 dead ends at US33 in the North and SR56 in the South. I normally get on from SR56 and drive North...
June 1, 2007
A run through some of the twistiest roads in northeast Ohio all the while traveling through the sandstone hills of Jefferson County...
It's an excellent road that is clean for the most part and traffic is light. It is an EXTREMELY technical road that...
Start in a town called Leesville Lake Park, OH (see online map) and simply head east-northeast on Rt 164. You'll pass through...
February 1, 2007
Great scenery small towns with great people. County with the most covered bridges in Ohio ... a camera is a necessity! Mike...
All 2 lane roads but not much for turns. Scenery makes up for it.
This trip is very easy to explain. Just start in the town of Garfield, OH (near Salem, OH) and head north on...
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Checkout Upcoming Motorcycle Events in Ohio

2015-09-12 : 2015-09-12

2015 Ride with a Mission Motorcycle Rally/Fundraiser

The City Mission, for 105 years, has been providing help and hope to all people through the transforming power of God’s love, will hold its third annual "Ride with a Mission” motorcycle rally and fundraiser on Saturday, September 12, 2015. The non-freeway ride will begin at The City Mission’s Laura’s Home in Westpark, and take place in and around Greater Cleveland concluding at the Mission’s main campus at 5310 Carnegie Avenue in Cleveland. An event T-shirt, raffle prizes, a meal and more await all riders and passengers!

2015-09-03 : 2015-09-07

Easyriders 2015 Chillicothe Rodeo

The 2015 Easyriders Rodeo Tour Invades Chillicothe, OH Thursday September 3rd Through Monday September 7th At The Ross County Fairgrounds! The Wildest Motorcycle Action & Party In North America Featuring Motorcycle Rodeo Action, Weekend Camping, Non-Stop Live Concerts , Celebrities, Bar Stool Racing, Ride In Bike Show, Trophy Girl / Wet T-Shirt Contests, Motorcycle Exhibits, Used Parts Corral, Unlimited Food & Beer & More! Party With Us For One Day Or Bring Your Tent & RV & Party With Us All Weekend Long As We Entertain You With The 1,000 LB Sled Pull, Barrel Races, & Of Course The Best Motorcycle Action & Party Known To Man! Interested Vendors, Complete Event Details, & More Go To www.EasyridersEvents.com Or Call 800-962-9857

2015-08-23 : 2015-08-23

Ride For Kids' Sake (Poker Run)

Poker Run to benefit: Big Brothers Big Sisters! Take a relaxing country ride through Medina and Wayne County and help children in our community! Big Brothers Big Sisters’ mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported 1-to-1 relationships that change their lives for the better, forever. With your participation we can continue to increase academic performance in our kids, increase probability that a student will graduate from high school, reduce the risk of violence and decrease drug & alcohol abuse of youth. Prices starting at $10 per rider!

2015-08-22 : 2015-08-22

Break the Cycle- Mike Braatz Memorial Poker Run for Recovery

Choose from a 50 mile or 72 mile motorcycle ride to help raise awareness and reduce the stigma of addiction disease! This ride begins and ends at The Wayne County Fairgrounds in beautiful downtown Wooster, Ohio. There will be a celebration at the end of this event with a scrumptious, complimentary lunch served from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. for all paid participants. Prepare yourself for the BEST Amish Fry Pies! You can register a team for this event. There will be prizes awarded to the top three teams securing the highest level of donations. This event will also consist of a Benefit Bike Ride and a 5K Walk for Recovery so the whole family can get involved!

2015-08-15 : 2015-08-15

3rd Annual Benefit Poker Run for the Greater Cleveland Fisher House

Rolling Thunder, Inc. Ohio Chapter 8 is presenting their 3rd Annual Benefit Poker Run for the Greater Cleveland Fisher House. Registration begins at 9:00 at Century Harley-Davidson where breakfast will be provided. The first bike out is at 10:00 and the last bike should be in by 5:00. Cash payout to the top five hands. There will be basket raffles, 50/50 raffles, vendors, DJ and a car show. Cash donation of $20 per bike/car and $5 for each additional passenger. Ride will take place rain or shine. For more information contact Diana Ward at (216) 554-0888. Vendors are welcome.

     

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