New York Motorcycle Trips and Events List

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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March 1, 2016
This road is a real "Diamond in the Rough." The scenery ranges from open fields, mountain ranges, and tight downhill turns (...
Road quality is great throughout the entire trip. It is generally straight but does have curves along the way and a few...
Route Start - Noxon Rd, Lagrangeville
Route End - County Road 21, Wingdale
Follow Noxon road from route 55 in Lagrangeville. Noxon...
October 1, 2015
This route runs up, down, and sometimes across, the rolling hills along the north side of the Mohawk River. Riders will encounter...
The roads along this route are generally kept in good condition. The types of roads encountered vary greatly. NYS Route 5 ranges...
Begin the route at the Stewarts Shop on NYS Route 5 in Glenville, NY, across Route 5 from the NYS Route 103...
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...
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Checkout Upcoming Motorcycle Events in New York

2016-09-03 : 2016-09-03

8th Annual Ride for the Red

The 8th Annual Ride for the Red motorcycle run will be held Labor Day weekend to raise funds for the American Red Cross’ Finger Lakes Chapter’s local services, including the Service to the Armed Forces program. The event is supported by Arkport Harley-Davidson and Southern Tier Harley-Davidson. The weekend kicks off on Friday afternoon, Sept. 2nd, at 5:30 PM with a short ride from Americas Best Value Inn, 196 South Hamilton St., Painted Post, NY. The Ride for the Red main event will be held on Saturday, Sept. 3rd, from the American Legion, 45 Olcott Road S, Big Flats, NY. The ride will be led by NYS motorcycle Troopers through the beautiful Finger Lakes Region. Pre-registration “on-line” is highly recommended at the Red Cross web site at www.RedCross.org/CorningRideForTheRed by Aug. 19th. On-site registration runs from 9:00 to 11:00 AM. The led ride leaves at 11:30 AM sharp. T-shirts are guaranteed for pre-registered riders and passengers, plus one commemorative bike flag for the first 100 pre-registered riders. Also included are meals after the ride. The pre-registration cost is $20 for the rider and $20 for the passenger. On site registration cost is $25 for the rider and $25 for the passenger (limited quantity of T-shirts available for sale day of the ride). The perpetual Chapter Challenge Award, similar to the Stanley Cup, will be awarded to the club with the most number of participating members. This award will be re-presented at future Ride for the Red events. The American Red Cross will also hold a blood drive at the Big Flats American Legion on Saturday, 9/3, from 1 to 5 PM. Special priced hotel accommodations are available at Americas Best Value Inn. Call 607-962-2456. Indicate code: Ride For The Red For more details, to become a sponsor, or make a donation: call Paul Simonson at 607-731-9252.

2016-08-13 : 2016-08-13

9th Annual D&B Motorcycle Charity Run

Registration: 9:30 -11 $20 rider/ $10 passenger Kickstands up at 11:30 - parade style 100 miles long Free dinner, ride and entry into door prizes with purchase. Benefits the B.C.C.R. (Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester). Chinese raffle, 50/50 and music at the end.

2016-08-13 : 2016-08-13

US Military Vets MC New York State Combined Annual

Combined Annual for the New York State US Military Vets MC. The party is 12AM to 11PM August 13 with a Poker Run leaving at 11AM. Live Music by Iron Cobra, Food, Biker Rodeo, and more. Come Join in the Fun!

2016-07-24 : 2016-07-24

Downtown Thunder

A 60 mi Police escorted scenic cruise thru the lower Hudson Valley to benefit the Guiding Eyes for the Blind, BBQ lunch after w/ prizes, raffles vendors, music, ice cream,more!

2016-07-24 : 2016-07-24

FOP Driscoll Lodge 704 Motorcycle Run

Brewster Elks Lodge 1430 Route 22, Brewster NY ( Corner Of Route 22 & Milltown Rd ) 845-279-9888 Sunday, July 24, 2016 at 12:00 PM ( registration 10am-noon ) ( check www.fopdriscoll.com for updates ) $25.00 per rider ( $20.00 per passenger and walk-ins ) Walk-ins Welcome!!!! Includes, **** food, beverages, 2 hours tap beer Olympic size pool Live Band*** Stix N Stones

     

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