Tennessee Motorcycle Roads and Trips

Tennessee (TN) is home to a remarkable array of scenery specializing in lush forests, abundant bodies of water, and breathtaking mountains and resulting in some truly great motorcycle rides. The Volunteer State also offers lively cities and towns with rich histories and colorful amenities that draw visitors year round ... places like Nashville, Memphis, Chattanooga, Knoxville, as well as access to the Appalachian mountains and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.




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March 29, 2015
All rural road with a sparse number of houses and farms. It runs up and over a ridge, then down into a...
Really good road surface, but not perfect.
The road is really curvy. Some are quite tight. We saw only two other cars...
Route starts just NE of Gainesboro TN.
Take hwy 53 north out of Gainesboro for a mile or two. Turn left on...
January 18, 2015
This route covers the scenic back country roads of Jefferson County with lake views and tree lined curves. The route travels through...
This road has a lot of sweeping curves and a few twisties intermixed. The road is in good repair and allows for...
Begin ride at exit 417 on I-40 heading east towards Dandridge, TN. Take a right onto Hwy 92 in downtown Dandridge heading...
October 30, 2014
This route runs through the Appalachian Mountains just to the east of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is four-lane divided...
The quality of the tarmac is perfect. This is a high-speed highway after all. There are lots of bridges along the way,...
This route is a seriously fun, high speed, twisty run on Route 40 along the Pigeon River with the north point being...
September 27, 2014
You will be riding thru the Cherokee National Forest and Great Smoky Mountains National Park
The road is almost prefect with virtually no traffic,except for the last 1.6 miles.
The pucker factor is that last 1.6 miles...
From Cosby Tennessee take TN 32 to Waterville Road, Mt Sterling North Carolina
July 13, 2014
We road this route only in late June 2014, by accident, we missed our turn so re-routed to follow this ride. As...
95%, of the road is clear with loose gravel on near entrances to homes.
Start just north of Benton, TN to TN-30 E, turn left onto TN-315 N, and then a right on TN-39 E. Tellico...
April 13, 2014
This route takes you through some lovely 2-lane twisties, then near Beaman Park in Davidson County and finally through some beautiful farmland....
This route alternates between somewhat curvy and straight. It is relatively flat. The road quality is good throughout. You will end up...
Start at the intersection of Old Hickory Boulevard and Eaton's Creek Road north of town. Go northwest on Eaton's Creek and soon...
April 9, 2014
This route is a mix of urban, suburban and rural scenery. At the end it feels like you've traveled to a remote...
Nice easy curves in some sections. Some in town traffic depending on the day time. Mix of worn suburban black top and...
This route starts where I-40E and Old Hickory Road intersect (I-20 exit 221). Start there on Old Hickory Road and take it...
March 22, 2014
Curves, Farmland, Hills, & Rural landscapes. This ride is part of a 2-2.5 hour loop that I do that includes Columbia, TN,...
The road provides many good curves with low traffic. Some of the curves are tight coming out of straight stretches, so keep...
Start at Cracker Barrel near Hwy 96 and Carouthers in Franklin. Head South on Carouthers, Turn right on Arno, Right on Arno-Bethesda,...
November 11, 2013
The scenery ranges from farm land to woods to lakes and rivers. The most beauty can be seen in the spring and...
The road is excellent save one small area of gravel (1/2 mile max) between the center hill dam and Lancaster. That is...
A wonderful alternative to riding the Interstate.
If headed east on I 40 exit at 258 (Highway 53), turn right on Hwy...
November 4, 2013
This route takes you over the beautiful rolling hills of Middle Tennessee. Speed limit is 55 the whole way. Along the route...
This road is in excellent condition. I didn't give it a 5 because you really have to watch for piles of wet...
Make your way to Ashland City, TN. It is located 30 miles South of Springfield on route 49. Due West of Nashville....
September 2, 2013
Starting at the north end, after passing Roaring River Park, you'll enjoy the two-lane meandering beside the Roaring River on left, with...
This road has both gentle curves and tight twisties. One switchback. Some are blind curves, so take it easy. Paved road with...
The south end of this ride begins in Cookeville TN on North Willow Ave (aka Highway 135). The north end begins where...
July 14, 2013
This route winds through hills and curves following the Cumberland River out of Nashville to Ashland City. Once you hit the end...
This road has lots of sweeping curves and a couple of tight turns. The general condition of the pavement is very good....
Nashville TN get off of I40 west bound at the Charlotte Pike exit I think it is exit 204 continue west on...
June 11, 2013
The Mississippi Delta is flat with lots of fields and there will be long stretches where you can see for miles of...
230 miles, the road varies by county and main use. This road sees a lot of heavy machinery when the cotton harvest...
Start in Vicksburg, MS and Head North on Hwy 61 toward Memphis, TN. Music and good food is everywhere you look.
It...
May 28, 2013
Beautiful back country road with numerous pulloff points along the Hiwassee river culminating, or beginning at the Ocoee river.
Many tight sweeping curves, smooth pavement, hills and solid double yellow line the entire distance. Several places to stop for refreshments.
From Delano, TN head south on hwy 411. Turn left onto Route 30 and continue on Route 30 to Hwy 64/74.
May 13, 2013
This route winds through Happy Valley, which is a small community settled in between the Foothills and the Great Smoky Mountain National...
Road quality is good in some spots, but a little rough in others. Several road hazards such as pot holes and loose...
From Maryville, TN, head south on SR336 (Montvale Road). This road changes names just north of the Foothills Parkway and is then...
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Checkout Upcoming Motorcycle Events in Tennessee

2015-10-03 : 2015-10-03

Red, White and Blue Run Tennessee 2015

This is a charity motorcycle ride that benefits Homes for our Troops. Homes for our Troops builds custom homes for severely injured Veterans at no cost to them. The Red, White and Blue Run will start at Smoky Mountain Harley Davidson in Maryville. Registration starts at 10:00am with the first bike out at 11:00am. The ride will be a beautiful 95 mile ride through the Smoky Mountains. It will end with a silent auction, raffle and give-a-ways.

2015-07-11 : 2015-07-11

Freedom Ride

We are excited about the bike ride July 11. Come early and check out all the vendors. Go on a nice scenic poker run, play bike games, bike show, 50/50 drawing, auction, and eat great food. Listen to great music by Bryan Sneed 2pm, Bryan Epps 5pm, and Railway Express 8pm. They play southern rock, classic rock, and country rock. Come and join a fun filled day with the Disabled American Veterans, Chapter 102.

2015-07-11 : 2015-07-11

The County of Angels

2nd Annual Memorial Ride

2015-07-02 : 2015-07-07

Trendsetta's In The Smokies (Tail of the Dragon)

TAIL OF THE DRAGON AT DEALS GAP, with 318 curves in 11 miles, is America's number one motorcycle and sports car road. The nearby CHEROHALA SKYWAY is quickly becoming number two with its remote 60 miles of scenic mountain highway. The area also has other incredible roads like the MOONSHINER 28, DEVILS TRIANGLE, THE DIAMONDBACK, SIX GAP NORTH GEORGIA, THE SNAKE and GREAT FOREST SERVICE DUAL SPORT RIDING. Kevin Neal went on this in July of 2014, and states it was the best ride he ever had. Only thing missing was the people he enjoys riding with. July 3rd - July 6th, 2015

2015-06-14 : 2015-06-14

Ride Your Bike to Church Day and Benefit Poker Run

Join East Tennessee riders for a fun filled Sunday. Begin with coffee and donuts, fellowship, an outdoor Sunday Worship followed by a Poker Run to benefit a local ministry "LIVE-IT". Poker Run will finish up with prizes around 4 PM. For More information email; 1948sedandelivery@gmail.com

     

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