New York Motorcycle Roads and Trips

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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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...
September 17, 2012
This is great Sunday afternoon - very green/rural with 5-star food/drink stops! Very green and rural, beautiful twists and lots of water...
Perfectly paved rural roads, also the wonderful green racetrack that is the Merritt Parkway.
This route starts and ends at the Queens Midtown Tunnel in Manhattan.

Head north on FDR drive, continue north on Buckner...
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Checkout Upcoming Motorcycle Events in New York

2015-10-03 : 2015-10-03

Ride 4 Wishes/Kids Pedal Parade with Paul Sr.

Come join Paul Sr. as we ride to raise funds for the Hudson Valley Chapter of Make A Wish! Event take place from 9:00 AM to 1PM on Saturday, October 3rd 2015 - rain day October 4th - Orange County Choppers Headquarters, Rt 17 - Newburgh The ride with Paul Sr. with kickstands up at 10:30 AM taking a ride thru Orange County for 1 1/2 hours returning back to OCC for lunch. $30 per rider $20.00 passenger with includes lunch catered by OCC Cafe. Local vendors will be setup., music and entertainment for your family while on the ride. Kids Ride - Children 10 and under will take place at the OCC Headquarters from 10:30 to 1PM - Family Fun Day with a relay track for kids to show off their decorated bikes riding thru a marked course at the OCC headquarters. Cost is $15.00 with includes lunch: all who pre- register before September 25, will receive a T- Shirt and participants bag with local Orange County business discounts. Local Business Vendors, Music and Games including bounce house and kids crafts tents with be available. Sponsorship and Registration information call JoAnn @ 845-542-4580 or email joann.ride4wishes@gmail.com

2015-09-26

A.L.R. Chapter 291 - 1st Annual: Scenic Mcy. Ride & Pig Roast!

The A.L.R. Chapter 291 - 1st Annual: Scenic Mcy. Ride & Pig Roast! will be held on September 26th, 2015 at the American Legion Post 291 in Greenville, NY. The pre-registration fee is $25/person which includes soft drinks, pulled & barbeque pork, corn on the cob & pasta salad. Enjoy the 50/50 raffle drawing, horse shoes, music and etc. Rain or Shine!~2

2015-09-20 : 2015-09-20

Ride for Autism

The Village of Wappingers Falls PBA is holding the 2nd annual event, Ride for Autism hosted by Mid-Hudson Subaru. The Ride in on Sunday September 20th, 2015. Open Registration is from 10-12 p.m. Its $20 per rider, $10 per passenger, $10 non Rider and kids are free(12 and under). Fee includes food and drink. Kick stands up at 12 p.m. and its approximately 68 miles followed by Live music from Probable Cause, Food, Drinks, Raffles and Fun. A portion of the proceeds are being donated to Autism Speaks. For more information please contact Officers Torres at rtorres36-wfpd@optonline.net with any questions. Please come help us make this event a great success. Thank you very much.

2015-09-20

15th Annual: Orchard Beach Classic Car & Motorcycle Show & Run

The 15th Annual: Orchard Beach Classic Car & Motorcycle Show & Run will be held on September 20th, 2015 at the Orchard Beach Parking Lot in Orchard Beach, NY. The entrance fee is $20 (price includes show vehicle and driver only).The cost for the motorcycle run is $10 and $10/spectator (FREE for children 12 and below). There will be celebrity guests, batmobiles on display and etc. ~2

2015-09-19

The Brooklyn Invitational Custom Motorcycle Show

The The Brooklyn Invitational Custom Motorcycle Show will be held in September 19th, 2015 in Brooklyn, NY. Come and see the one of the best bike show in New York! Don't dare miss this one of a kind event!~2

     

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