Washington Motorcycle Roads and Trips

Many of the country's best motorcycle rides fall within the borders of Washington (WA) state. The state is blessed with a vast diversity of breathtaking scenery including the Pacific coast, the Olympic Peninsula, the Cascade Mountains, the incredible Columbia River basin, and the arid rolling hills of eastern Washington. Although areas west of the Cascades are generally heavily populated, many outstanding motorcycle roads abound if you know where to look. The Cascades offer great mountain motorcycle riding along with wonderful destinations like Mt. Rainer and Mt. St. Helens State Park. To the south the areas around the Columbia river are home to endless magnificent winding motorcycle roads.




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April 5, 2015
Along this route there are lots of trees, houses, and farms.
Lots of twisties with good camber. Smooth pavement. Few surprises of the bad kind, but some tightening radius corners and blind turns....
Start at Neely Mansion which can be found by taking the Auburn-Black Diamond Road exit off of Highway 18, east of Auburn....
March 17, 2015
Travels through rural Key Peninsula in Pierce County, Washington and hits the Puget Sound to get into some twisties south to Allyn....
A mix of sweeping turns and twisties. Frequently some surface work being done (or needs to be done).
Starts at the Purdy Bridge north of Gig Harbor Washington and winds down to Allyn, Washington.
February 26, 2015
I took the inner track and hence the Sammamish lake was constantly on my right. Many parts of the lake have residential...
There are a few ups and downs in the first 10 miles. The rest is near perfect. Watch out for hidden drive...
The road starts in the intersection of 40th Street and West Lake Sammamish Parkway in Redmond, it goes all around the Sammamish...
February 1, 2015
I can't speak enough about the scenery, but I am partial to the beauty of Mt. Rainier, she is one of the...
Going up into, and your journey through the pass tosses some curves your way, but nothing that is terribly difficult. If I...
**Usually Closed December through June** The ride starts in the small town of Greenwater, WA. A decent pub and restaurant, a small...
January 24, 2015
Hugs the Yakima River fantastic Rock formations, Basalt rock formations while traveling through the Ellensburg Canyon. Along the route Deer & Big...
Primarily curvy with some twists,for the most part flat , good pavement. Be sure to follow speed limits, ocasional falling rocks make...
This motorcycle road is comprised of state route 821 known as Canyon Rd. SR 821 begins at exit 26 on I-82 near...
December 22, 2014
This route is alongside the river with breathtaking views from bluffs overlooking the river as it winds through the tall pines of...
The road has little to no gravel, no potholes the last time I rode it (which was 4th of July 2013,weekend)and it...
Form Kettle Falls head South on WA-25 until you reach Gifford-Inchelium Ferry then turn north on WA-3.
September 9, 2014
Some farmland along the way with accompanying old barns here and there. Lots of vegetation, streams and small waterfalls. Many areas of...
Good pavement, but two lanes and a fair amount of traffic. Many easy curves with trees alongside give the feeling of country...
This route is Hwy. 203, starting at Fall City, WA, 26 miles east of Seattle, just north of I-90. Head north 24...
August 27, 2014
This route follows the canyon and river with scenery typical of the central WA dry landscape. The other option between Ellensburg and...
The road has a mix of sweepies and twisties with a couple of very tight turns around river bends. The road seems...
Between I-90 exit 109 (Ellensburg) and I-82 exit 26 (North of Yakima)
May 1, 2014
This route starts out in the Green Valley, winding through the farmlands along the Green River, before climbing up out of the...
There are very few straight roads on this route; most are windy & provide some great opportunities to test out your cornering...
Auburn, WA to Cumberland, WA:
Starting from Main St. in Auburn, head East, and turn right on the Auburn-Black Diamond Rd. Continue...
April 28, 2014
This route is a favorite of local riders heading out for an evening ride during the summer. It winds through beautiful rural...
The pavement is excellent the entire route, and has plenty of twisties and sweepers.
Starting at the junction of Highway 18 and Issaquah-Hobart Road, head south on 276th Ave SE to Ravensdale, then east on SE...
March 22, 2014
Pulling out of Pullman, this route begins by following some ridge lines above some Palouse farm land, though with longer sightlines than...
The roads are patched up in places but once they clean the winter gravel off the windy Wawawai Grade Rd you are...
Heading west out of Pullman past Sunnyside Park on Old Wawawai Rd, continue across the highway along Route 194 or Wawawai Rd....
January 11, 2014
Road conditions are good, and the road travels typical Western Washington countryside - evergreens and a little farmland. Occasional glimpses of water...
Excellent road quality. Well maintained. Few gentle turns and hills.
The trip starts on WA 3 near Polsbo, Washington. WA 3 is the north/south highway on the Kitsap Peninsula.

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October 16, 2013
Starts with a long straight stretch though a residential area, but soon becomes a curvy forest road. Breaks in the trees allow...
Absolutely full of turns once you are past the initial straight. No potholes, but debris from trees can be on road during...
Head east out of Sultan on Route 2. Less than a mile from town turn left onto Sultan Basin Rd and take...
July 7, 2013
97 Alt towards Chelan offers great views of the Rocky Reach dam. Lake Chelan is gorgeous and that's not including the bikinis...
Not a bad ride as far as road conditions. A couple spots may have construction depending on the time of year. Watch...
From Wenatchee start on 97 Alt North to Chelan. Ride through Chelan stopping for lunch and a nice dip in the lake....
April 5, 2013
Whether it is the light house at dash point or the mountain view from cliffside restaurant or cruising next to huge tanker...
There are smooth parts and really rough parts especially through the port of tacoma if your looking for a good twisty, make...
Take Washington Route 509 (starts out being named "SW Dash Point Way") in Federal Way and go south till you hit port...
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Checkout Upcoming Motorcycle Events in Washington

2015-09-13

2015 Puget Sound Ride for Kids®

Ride for Kids is a national series of motorcycle events that supports the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation. Our mission is to eliminate the challenges of childhood brain tumors by funding medical research and family support.

2015-08-22 : 2015-08-22

Credit Union Ride & Rock

This annual poker ride is a benefit ride for Doernbecher Children's Hospital in Portland, OR, which serves thousands of SW WA families each year. For the price of your ticket, you receive a shirt if you sign up as an early bird; you also receive lunch, a concert ticket to Crystal Bowersox of American Idol, dinner, and a poker hand. The route begins in Woodland, WA, takes you up scenic HWY 504 to Mt St Helens, and ends in Ridgefield at Bethany Vineyards. Please join us and help make this event a continued success!

2015-08-15 : 2015-08-15

Pets For Vets Benefit Run

Hosted by: Brothers In Arms MC, North Puget Sound Chapter Proceeds to Help Pets For Vets! Starting point: Cycle Barn 15202 Smokey Point Blvd. Marysville, WA 98271 Registration is from 1030AM - 1100AM. Suggested Donation: Rider $15 / Passenger $10 Donations accepted at the event. Cash Prizes - Highest & Lowest Hands. Food, Drawings, and Prizes will be held at the final stop: Fleet Reserve Association Branch 97 311 SE 8th Avenue Oak Harbor, WA 98277 For more information: mcnutthouse85@gmail.com

2015-07-30 : 2015-08-02

WSBMWR Motorcycle Rally

The WSBMWR Motorcycle Rally will be held on July 30th - August 2nd, 2015 at the Ferry County Fairgrounds in Republic, WA. The registration includes - on & off road riding, rally pin, 3 nights of tent or RV camping with showers, dinner, movie, seminars, workshop, field events, awards, prizes and a lot more. For more details please check http://www.wsbmwr.org. ~2

2015-07-25

2015 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship - Washougal National

This event will be held on July 25th, 2015 at the Washougal MX Park in Washougal, WA. You've got to see this event where we will feature the world’s fastest outdoor motocross racers, racing aboard the best bikes each factory offers, on the roughest, toughest tracks in the world. Motocross racing is survival of the fittest as well as the fastest every weekend; it’s where legends like Ricky Carmichael, Jeremy McGrath, James Stewart, and Ryan Villopoto were built. The Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship is the pinnacle of professional motocross racing, where the world's most talented athletes like to compete on the country's toughest and the most scenic motocross tracks. EVENT FEATURES: Free Motorcycle Parking and Gear/Helmet Check Open Air Festival Seating Infield Track Viewing via Seven Track Tunnels Large interactive Sponsor Village Food and Soft Drink Concessions Onsite Camping Enjoy fishing in our private stocked pond Grandstand Seating VIP Super ticket - live PA feed, live timing & scoring, live race footage, private restrooms & catering Shaded Picnic Areas Nearly 100% track Viewing from a variety of vantage points Event Simulcast on FM Radio Beer Concessions Onsite Parking Handicap Parking RV septic pump service ~2

     

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