The Best Routes: California

We've ranked the best California Routes using our unique popularity algorithm. View all Routes: California.

RankName of Motorcycle RoadState(s)Rating
1. Twisty Road - Next 140 miles!!! (California Route 36)California4.76
2. Pacific Coast Cruise; Hwy 1California4.82
3. The Palomar Mountain LoopCalifornia4.77
4. Twisty Redwood RideCalifornia5.00
5. Highway 74 - Hemet to Indian WellsCalifornia5.00
6. Sonora PassCalifornia4.83
7. Yuba River Ride; Hallelujah Junction to Emigrant GapCalifornia5.00
8. Caliente to Kernville on County Rd 483California5.00
9. Angeles Crest HighwayCalifornia5.00
10. The Lost Highway 58 - Bakersfield to San Luis OpisboCalifornia4.50
11. Hemet Idyllwild Motorcycle RunCalifornia5.00
12. Through Death Valley on Badwater RdCalifornia5.00
13. Platina Road - Curve HeavenCalifornia5.00
14. Hwy 299 from the coast to Redding, CACalifornia5.00
15. The Panoramic HighwayCalifornia5.00
16. Unreal Route 89California5.00
17. Ben Lomond to Alice'sCalifornia5.00
18. San Diego Highway S2California4.63
19. Highway 120 - Tioga Pass RoadCalifornia4.50
20. California North CoastCalifornia4.50
21. Sierra Way to The Mighty 190!California4.50
22. Mosquito Ridge RoadCalifornia4.50
23. The Sweet 94California4.30
24. Salmon Falls RoadCalifornia4.50
25. Reno to Lake Tahoe LoopCalifornia, Nevada4.30
26. Wonderful Ride to the Sea - Jalama RoadCalifornia4.50
27. Ortega Highway (AKA "The Awesome 74 to Lake Elsinor")California4.14
28. The Golden 49California4.25
29. Granite Rd to HWY 155 to Wofford HeightsCalifornia4.33
30. Highway 120 to Benton RideCalifornia4.25
31. The Death Valley RunCalifornia, Nevada4.00
32. The "Loop Around the Lake" - Big Bear, CACalifornia4.00
33. Highway 70; Feather River CanyonCalifornia4.00
34. Westgard PassCalifornia, Nevada4.00
35. Santa Paula to Ojai to CarpinteriaCalifornia4.00
36. The Santa Barbara Ventura County loopCalifornia4.00
37. Mount Hamilton LoopCalifornia4.00
38. Highway 32 - from Chico to Lake AlmanorCalifornia4.00
39. Doorstep to Sequoia National Park - SR-245California4.00
40. Sunrise Highway Loop (San Diego, CA S-1)California4.00
41. Murrieta to Carlsbad - Mountains to BeachCalifornia4.00
42. Highway 1 - San Mateo CoastCalifornia3.75
43. Reliez Valley Rd/Bear Creek RdCalifornia3.75
44. Glendora Mountain Road to Mt. BaldyCalifornia3.36
45. Highway 198, Sequoia National ParkCalifornia3.50
46. The Santa Cruz Mountain Tour LoopCalifornia3.50
47. Palos Verdes Peninsula TourCalifornia3.17
48. Wentrorth Springs Rd-Ice house Rd-PlacervilleCalifornia3.50
49. Las Vegas to Searchlight to NiptonCalifornia, Nevada3.50
50. The Beach Cities 101 CruiseCalifornia3.25
51. SR-198 - Coalinga to San LucasCalifornia3.25
52. The Famous Rock Store Run (Mulholland Highway)California3.00
53. Napa to the Shores of Lake BerryessaCalifornia3.00
54. Mt Diablo Summit RunCalifornia3.00
55. Secret Entrance to Yosemite & Cherry Lake RoadCalifornia2.50
56. Topanga Canyon LoopCalifornia2.00
57. Lost WorldCalifornia0.00
58. Sherman Pass RoadCalifornia0.00
59. Hemet to Borrego SpringsCalifornia0.00
60. Gazelle Callahan RoadCalifornia0.00
61. Castro Valley to BerkeleyCalifornia0.00
62. Skaggs Spring RdCalifornia0.00
63. BursonCalifornia0.00
64. Hwy 26 Out of StocktonCalifornia0.00
65. Quartzsite - Yuma LoopArizona, California0.00
66. Rolling Foothills Loop Near ChicoCalifornia0.00
67. Back Road Loop Through JulianCalifornia0.00
68. Titlow HIllCalifornia0.00
69. Engineers RoadCalifornia0.00
70. Las Flores Canyon Road to Piuma RoadCalifornia0.00
71. Decker Canyon and Encinal Canyon LoopCalifornia0.00
72. Uvas ReservoirCalifornia0.00
73. Marsh Creek RoadCalifornia0.00
74. Mojave National Preserve TourCalifornia0.00

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