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Old 03-26-2012, 12:26 PM   #31 (permalink)
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Civilization's relentless destruction of nature and scenic country roads is at full throttle here in southern Louisiana: two of my favorite rides are about to have a gambling casino and two housing developments. They closed off my access to River Road 15 miles south of Baton Rouge last Friday to rip up the trees and build a divided highway...

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Old 04-29-2012, 05:53 PM   #32 (permalink)
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Great thread and original article, gave me a few roads I hadn't heard of yet. Thanks.
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Old 05-11-2012, 08:09 PM   #33 (permalink)
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I really like the article, Miami through the Keys is pretty cool.
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Old 07-27-2012, 09:44 PM   #34 (permalink)
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I used to live in eastern PA which had some decent roads up in the Appalachian mountains and along the Delaware river. Last year I moved up to NYC and for the past year I haven't found a decent ride anywhere within an hour of the city.

Anyone have any suggestions.
Plenty in western Jersey. Most short but sweet.
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Old 08-13-2012, 07:46 PM   #35 (permalink)
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The coast road from SF to Eureka, California is pretty good. Another road that hits the spot is Tumut to Jindabyne (Australia) in summer. I also very much like the South Island, NZ.
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Old 08-13-2012, 08:29 PM   #36 (permalink)
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You folks ought to come out to Idaho and ride Hiway 12 Lewiston,Idaho to Missoula.Montana which includes Lolo Pass.Very little traffic and 200 miles of sweet sweepers following the Clearwater and Lochsa rivers.
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Old 08-13-2012, 09:39 PM   #37 (permalink)
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I've been on 5 of these and they're good. However as with any "Top Ten" list, it's strictly subjective.
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Old 08-14-2012, 06:23 AM   #39 (permalink)
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Im going on a 6 weeks Motorcycle Roadtrip from Chicago to San Francisco starting next weekend (August 19). Im really looking forward to drive as many of the routes suggested here as possible during this time!
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For those in Europe you might very well enjoy the Trollstiggen (Troll way?) road north from Gieranger fjord in Norway, if you like epic scenery and lots of hairpins. Even more on the way back down off the plateau. lots of other great roads all the way to the North. (Please excuse my spelling of Norwegian names)
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