Best Motorcycle Roads Northern California

California Hwy 4 Ebbetts Pass

Introduction Hwy 4 travels between I-5 across Ebbetts Pass over to Hwy 89 (Marklesvill) Stats/Info: Length: 81 miles Road Surface: Mostly good. Some rough spots, but nothing nasty. Road Type: Great sweepers, lots of tight corners, elevation changes, blind crests and drop offs. Lots of trees and open views. No center line while on the…

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California Hwy 36

Introduction Hwy 36 travels between Red Bluff (I-5) and the Coast. Stats/Info: Length: 158 miles Road Surface: Mostly good. Some tar snakes and patches. Road Type: Great sweepers, tight corners, elevation changes, blind crests. Lots of trees and open views. No center line in spots. Resources Get Map link: https://a.rever.co/embed/rides/80658

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California Hwy 70

Introduction Hwy 70 goes from the I-5 corridor toward Quincy, CA and takes you through all sorts of different terrain. Once you crest the climb at Scooters Cafe, the road begins to wind its way along the mountainside and river, through tunnels and across bridges, it hits all the right notes. Stats/Info: Length: 70 miles…

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California Hwy 3 Yreka to Weaverville

Introduction Hwy 3 connect Yreka with Weaverville making it a great alternative to I-5 and a great way to connect to other great roads in this area. Stats/Info: Length: 104 miles Road Surface: Mostly excellent, some tar snakes and patches Road Type: Great sweepers, tight corners and some open road. Lots of trees and open…

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California Hwy 96

Introduction Hwy 96 in Northern California is one or many ways to get from near the coast to I-5. It’s by no means a thoroughfare, but you have to go find it if you’re starting off on Hwy 101 or Hwy 299. Stats/Info: Length: 145 glorious miles, seriously. Road Surface: Mixed pavement conditions, mostly excellent…

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