Located on the quiet south side of Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Maggie Valley is the hub of the best motorcycle rides in the USA.

More than 100 great motorcycle rides surround the mountain town. It's home to the Wheels Through Time Motorcycle Museum. Numerous rallies and festivals take place throughout the warm season.
 

 

Here are three of the best motorcycle rides nearby -

 

1) The Best of the Blue Ridge Parkway -

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The Best of the Blue Ridge Parkway

The Best of the Blue Ridge Parkway

This 43 mile section is the best of the 491 mile long ride. It's the highest, the most scenic and has more overlooks to enjoy it.

2) The Copperhead Loop -
 

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The Copperhead Loop

The Copperhead Loop

US 276 and NC 215 are two of the finest motorcycle rides you’ll find. The Copperhead Loop ride links them using US 64 through Brevard. You'll enjoy wonderfully twisty roads, waterfalls, and intersect the Blue Ridge Parkway at two points.

 

3) The Rattler -

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The Classic Rattler Loop Ride

The Classic Rattler Loop Ride

This is the most common loop ride done with "The Rattler" - NC 209. It starts and ends at Junaluska covering about 100 miles. This is one of the best Blue Ridge Mountain riding experiences with mountain climbs, beautiful valleys, a nice mix of easy and challenging terrain, historic places and sights, lots of stops, and great scenery.

GPX tracks of these rides can be downloaded from the individual ride plans.

These Roads are found on America Rides Maps -

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    Wayne.Busch
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    America Rides Maps

    Maps of Great Motorcycle Rides in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Blue Ridge Parkway, Tail of the Dragon, hundreds of great biker roads for motorcycle touring. Tennessee, North and South Carolina, Virginia, Georgia motorcycle ride maps,

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    America Rides Maps makes the most detailed and comprehensive maps of the Blue Ridge Mountains. A series of easy-to-use pocket maps cover the mountains from Virginia to Georgia showing all the best roads and good roads to link them together.

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    Southeast Blue Ridge Map Package | America Rides Maps

    Full Southeast Package, motorcycle maps, motorcycle touring, touring the blue ridge, ride the Blue Ridge Parkway, best motorcycle rides

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    Wayne.Busch
    3 days ago
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    Motorcycle Rides surrounding Great Smoky Mountains National Park | America Rides Maps

    Motorcycle Rides surrounding Great Smoky Mountains National Park maps, motorcycle smoky mountains, great rides near Great Smoky Mountains, Best motorcycle rides

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    3 days ago
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    3 Map Smoky Park Unpaved Set | America Rides Maps

    The unpaved roads in and surrounding Great Smoky Mountains National Park

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    Wayne.Busch
    2 days ago
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    #7 The Best Motorcycle Rides Near Smoky Park - SOUTH | America Rides Maps

    South and west of the Smoky Mountains, Waterfalls, The Dragon, and some of the best riding.

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    2 days ago
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    Best Rides NORTH of Smoky Park | America Rides Maps

    Rides on the North side of the Smoky Mountains around Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, an the surroundings.

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