Utah Motorcycle Roads and Trips

Incredible motorcycle roads can be found in each of the three scenery regions of Utah (UT): the Rocky Mountain region, the Great Basin, and the Colorado Plateau. The Rocky Mountain region is found mostly in northern and northeastern Utah. The Great Basin is found in the western third of the state and features arid sparsely populated areas with small mountain ranges and rugged terrain. The Colorado Plateau is found in the eastern and southern two-thirds of Utah. In this area motorcycle rides will wind through buttes, mesas, and deep river canyons. Roadside-amenities in some of these areas can be sparse so make sure you have a plan for where to get gas, eat, and stay the night.




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June 30, 2015
Legend has it that 150 years ago cowboys rounded up a number of wild mustangs and after herding them to the point,...
All state highway, it's maintained all year and in superb shape. It has some hairpins, but you'll be going slow to see...
Start where Utah State Route 313 heads west off US Hwy 191 (which is just nine miles north of Moab, Utah). Take...
June 30, 2015
The entrance station and visitor center are in the foreground of a virtual tapestry of red and tan sandstone. Up this wall...
I don't remember any potholes. Most of the roads don't have shoulders that are paved, only pull-outs. The road is not technical...
The entrance is just two miles north of Moab, Utah on US Hwy. 191. Start your route when you enter the park...
February 12, 2015
This is some of the most beautiful biking. Every trip I take to the Southwest, I try to route through here. In...
Mainly straight with some curves and canyons, watch for falling rocks in some areas.
Take US Highway 163 .. Monument Pass Between Mexican Hat, UT and the Arizona border
April 18, 2014
This route covers a variety of scenery along the route, covering both rural and small town areas. Along the way you will...
Gave it a 3-star rating due to the Provo Canyon being freeway. However, the rest of the route is mostly 2-land blacktop,...
Route starts at I-80 and State Road 32 in Wanship, UT. Take 32 south past Rockport Reservoir and Jordenelle Reservoir before emptying...
October 4, 2013
This is a mountain route starting at Loa (elevation 7,064') with the usual desert brush wherever there is no irrigated ranchland. Then...
Most of the route would be good cruiser riding. There are few sharp turns, many scenic turnouts, sparse traffic, good pavement, but...
From Loa (west of Capitol Reef N.M.) head north on Hwy. 72 about 40 miles. Take I-70 eastbound 70 miles to Green...
September 10, 2012
The views of the canyon walls on each side of the road going a couple of hundred feet up are amazing! There...
This road has a few twists and ups and downs for the first 9 miles, then it turns into a lot of...
Travel 27 miles East on UT 12 from Escalante, UT. Burr Trail will be on the right side of 12 Right before...
November 2, 2011
The scenery is great and the pace is leisurely. The Wasatch Mountains are beautiful and the diversity of the ride makes for...
The roads are all paved and in good condition, but since the route involves several different roads, expect everything from quality two-lane...
The route starts in North Ogden and winds through the Wasatch Mountains on secondary roads to Salt Lake City. Paying attention to...
May 24, 2011
Great views of Provo canyon, Sundance ski resort, with optional side trip to cascade springs (nice paved path), past Aspen Grove campground.
Paved but narrow and curvy in parts.
Start in Provo Canyon and take the turn off to Sundance Ski resort, continue past the resort. Optional right turn (10 miles)...
May 24, 2011
Vistas range from red rock canyons to overlooks on the Kabab National Forrest. This is a beautiful trip through the remote yet...
All roads are paved and in good shape. We road in October, and had the roads to ourselves. Road condition will vary...
Begin at Hurricane UT. Travel east on UT-9 to Kanab. Follow the Alt 89 south to Fredonia, then to Jacob Lake. Here...
June 1, 2009
For anyone riding Highway 9 to Zion, this side trip is Southern Utah's best kept secret. It winds out of Virgin, Utah...
Kolob Road winds its way in and out of Zion NP and is quite varied in quality as a result. It's all...
Start your route in Virgin, UT where you will find Kolab Road. Take Kolab Road north as it winds it's way up...
June 1, 2009
Just outside of La Verkin, Highway 9 ascends a fault abduction and drops into a valley surrounded by mesas with Zion Canyon's...
State road 9 is adequately maintained and is open all year. Long straights eventually give way to sweeping curves and mild elevation...
Highway 9 actually picks up at I-15 at the Hurricane exit. But the fun starts at La Verkin. The road ends at...
June 1, 2009
On this ride you'll see Aspen forested hills, red rock canyons, beautiful overlooks of the Flaming Gorge reservoir, with views that make...
This road is a lot of fun with hilly sections including a lot of twists and turns. The road conditions are good...
Route starts on US 191 at Vernal, UT. go North thru Ashley Forest to Hwy. 44 the to Hwy. 530 around Flaming...
August 1, 2008
Route starts in Dinosaur land Utah and follows amazing red stone geological formations with roadside signs indicating which fossils and minerals are...
Road condition is excellent. Everything from steep tight mountain side switch backs to long rolling straits. Can be cold especially at higher...
From Vernal at Hwy. 40 ride North on Hwy. 191 for 35 miles. At the junction of Hwy. 191 and Hwy. 44...
July 1, 2008
Parleys Canyon to Evanston: Mountainous Desert--red rocks and sage brush, with vistas of the mountains; Evanston to Kamas: Mountains and beautiful,...
Flat and fast through Evanston/Hilliard. After Hilliard, mountains with turns/curves ascending to nearly 12,000 feet before slowly dropping back down into farm...
Start in Evanston Wyoming and head South along WY/UT 150 (Mirror Lake Scenic Byway) to Kamas, UT. In Kamas, go left on...
June 1, 2008
From Evanston, WY to Woodruff, UT it is quite flat but lush with the local farmland. From Woodruff to Ogden going over...
Perfect motorcycle roads with lots of twisties. Watch for campers vehicle pulling onto the road though. They can sometimes make muddy or...
Start in Evanston, WY (southwestern corner of Wyoming) and head north on route 89. Once you cross into Utah, the route name...
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Checkout Upcoming Motorcycle Events in Utah

2015-08-29

The 2nd Annual Suicide Prevention Ride

This motorcycle event will be held on Saturday, August 29, 2015 at 8:00 AM and it will be happening at Traverse Mountain in Lehi, UT. Come join us on our 2nd annual Suicide Prevention Ride where proceeds will be donated to Hope 4 Utah!! We all know someone who has been affected by suicide and we are hoping for your great support. Please contact us for more details: 801-367-4738 | Jonicox1010@live.com ~3

2015-08-29

Teddy Bear Run ~ 21st Annual

This motorcycle event will be taking place on Saturday, August 29, 2015 at 8:00 AM and it will be held at Renegade Sports in Logan, UT. This event marks our 21st annual celebration and everyone is invited to come and join us! Registration time: 8:00 - 9:30 AM Riders meeting: 9:30 - 9:45 AM Ride: 10:00 AM - SHARP! Stop Details: ***VESCO'S in Brigham City at 10:30 AM and leaving at 11:00 AM SHARP. ***KJ's Kwik Stop in Malad, ID at 12:00 PM and fueling up. We will be leaving there no later than 1:00 PM ***Cache Valley Fairgrounds around 2:00 PM. Here, we will unload the teddy bears and take part in the raffle and lunch. (Lunch will be New Zealand Pit BBQ, Baked Potatoes, Salad.) Pre-registration is available until August 28,2015 Cost: $20.00/single + a new teddy bear This includes your pin, shirt, and meal ticket. Please check out our event website for more info: http://www.northernutahteddybearrun.com/ ~3

2015-08-15 : 2015-08-15

3rd Annual Rod's "N" Scoots Shine and Show Fundraiser

Bike/Car Wash/Show Food/Drinks Games for the kids Raffle/Auction Benefiting the Royal Family Kids Camp #49 for abused and neglected kids

2015-08-15

The 3rd Annual Rod's N Scoot Shine and Show Fundraiser

This motorcycle event will be held on Saturday, August 15, 2015 from 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM and it will be taking place at Magna Copper Park in Magna, UT. We invite you to come and join our 3rd annual celebration! There will be a Car and Bike Show! Games includes car & bike wash, raffles, of course food & drink and games for the kids. Event will benefit the Royal Family Kids Camp. Complete details can be found on our Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/events/369740263150718/ ~3

2015-08-07 : 2015-08-09

Utah PGR Gathering of the Guard

This motorcycle event will be held on Friday, August 7, 2015 through Sunday, August 9, 2015 and it will be held at Torrey City Park in Torrey, UT. Join us for the Gathering Of The Guard 2015. Nestled between three mountains; Fish Lake to the north, Thousand Lake on the east and Boulder to the west, lays the small town of Torrey, UT. Event details: ***Friday the 7th from 12:00 PM through the evening will be check-in and registration. ***Saturday the 8th starting at 7:00 AM will be check-in and registration, followed by breakfast and a ride (cages are encouraged). Saturday evening will include a program, dinner and raffle. ***Sunday morning will be a gathering and departure. Please check out our event website for complete details: http://patriotguardridersofutah.org/ ~3

     

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