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Old 06-12-2012, 11:33 PM
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
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(Lonely Planet) -- A great road is a great road, but if you're riding a motorcycle, you're looking for something special: twisties, vistas, turnouts, that perfect stretch of smooth tarmac, and biker-friendly stops that make getting there most of the fun. Here are 10 of the best roads across America for an unforgettable motorcycle journey:

10 best motorcycle roads in the U.S. - CNN.com
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Old 06-13-2012, 07:15 PM
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They left out Skyline Drive in the SF Bay Area.
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Old 06-14-2012, 02:22 PM
Location: Orlando
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I like these...the California Skyline is nice too.

I'm partial to that Nachez trail from Nashville to Nachez LA and the Lookout Mountain Parkway.

It would be hard to pick out the 10 best...everyone likes something different.
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Old 06-14-2012, 09:38 PM
Location: We_tside PNW (Columbia Gorge) / CO / SA TX / Thailand
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Not bad... (since they included Beartooth) but... they DID miss the BEST CA 299 Eureka > ReddingMotorcycle Roads (CA): Eureka to Redding, Hwy 299

I must be REALLY lucky (to be alive) to have grown up (on a MC) in Big Thompson Canyon / Estes Park, CO, and now live on a PNW route with switchbacks (just like the pic in article)

BUT... the MOST fun was 'flattrackking' on the Buckhorn Canyon Road (today filled with fire engines and is barrier to 50,000acre wildfire )

MC miles are many,
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