Best Motorcycle Roads Oregon

Hwy 53 Oregon Review | Best Motorcycle Roads on Kawasaki Versys

NORTH END – HWY 26 SOUTH END – HWY 101 LENGTH: 19 MILES AMENITIES: – Gas and Food – Hamlet Quick Stop @ Hwy 26 ROAD SURFACE: Half and Half good to pretty horrible with tears, heaves, dips and erroded road surface. ROAD TYPE: Lots of corners, both sweepers and tighter corner combinations on both…

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Oregon Hwy 47 Review – Best Motorcycle Roads – Kawasaki Versys

NORTH END:  CLATSKANIE SOUTH END:  MIST LENGTH: 12 MILES AMENITIES:  NONE ROAD SURFACE: Re-paved a few years back. Glorious. ROAD TYPE: Lots of corners, both sweepers and tighter corner combinations with very short straights in between. Some elevation changes so look for gravel in winter. Lots of hard braking if you’re riding at a spirited…

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Oregon Hwy 202 Review – Best Motorcycle Roads – Kawasaki Versys

WEST END: ASTORIA EAST END: VERNONIA LENGTH: 60 MILES AMENITIES:  ASTORIA has gas, food and lodging – OLNEY has gas and a small store right on the road at Young’s River turn off. – VERNONIA has gas and food ROAD SURFACE: Re-paved a few years back. Perfect, only a couple issues. Sunken/Rough Near Olney. ROAD…

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Exploring Snake River Hells Canyon Part 2

Day 2 Morning in La Grande felt very nice. It was cool but warming quickly so I knew I wouldn’t have to wait too long before getting out the door. The sky was bright, sun shining, the road calling me to hurry it up. I headed south out of town connecting with Hwy 84 for…

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Exploring Snake River and Hells Canyon Day 1

Another short trip as summer wanes The Eclipse is coming next week and a few hours south of me will be the 100% zone. They are forecasting up to a million visitors crawling all over the roads and taking up all the hotels for miles around. If I wait until they all clear out that…

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Three Days in Oregon – PART 3

Read Part 1 | Read Part 2 Hotel Coffee & Corners Day three began with a little crappy hotel coffee and a review of today’s route. After yesterday’s ride along Hwy 34 I decided that I’d start by taking that ten mile detour just to ride that phenomenal section once again since I’m down here.…

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