About Smoky Mountain Motorcycle Rider


Riders pause at the Plott Balsam overlook on the Blue Ridge Parkway

Smoky Mountain Motorcycle Rider

Devoted to Motorcycle Riding in the Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains

“There are more great motorcycle rides in the Blue Ridge & Smoky Mountains than anywhere else!”


View from Waterrock Knob

If you ride in the mountains,
If you want to ride in the mountains,
If you want to get more out of your riding,
or you don’t know about the best motorcycle riding anywhere, 

 – you’ve come to the right place.

Smoky Mountain Motorcycle Rider gives you up-to-date information about great motorcycle roads and good motorcycle rides in the Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains from someone who is constantly out exploring, discovering, and enjoying them – Wayne Busch.

  • Get the most our of your Smoky Mountain motorcycle riding experience
  • Make the best use of your precious vacation time
  • Avoid the traffic and congestion
  • Discover the great motorcycle rides and places other miss.

Bikers enjoying fall riding on the Blue Ridge Parkway

Enjoy the great motorcycle rides that surround the Blue Ridge Parkway, the sights and attractions nearby from a motorcycle rider who ranges from north Georgia to north Virginia in search of the best motorcycle rides in the Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains.

You’ll find articles and video about:

  • Motorcycle Friendly Places
  • Sights and Places to visit
  • Guides to the Classic Rides
  • Descriptions of little known roads
  • Info on road conditions
  • Discounts and Bargains on lodging
  • Much, much more…

Follow on Facebook, Twitter, Linked-In, search the articles for info to make your trip better, get timely info and assistance  –

Email – SmokyMountainRider@gmail.com


Recent Posts

Dual Sport Ride Map Near the Dragon and Cherohala Skyway

Dual Sport Ride Map Near the Dragon and Cherohala Skyway

The Best UNPAVED roads WEST of Smoky Park

The Best Unpaved Motorcycle Roads WEST of Great Smoky Mountains National Park is the third motorcycle ride map of the unpaved roads and trails from America Rides Maps.

This new map details the great dual sport rides near the Dragon at Deals Gap, North Carolina, along the long stretch of the Cherohala Skyway, and near Tellico Plains, Tennessee. Enjoy the legendary Tail of the Dragon AND take your adventure bike out in the woods on the same day of great motorcycle rides. ADV Riders will love these detailed maps.

Dual Sport Motorcycle RidesThis motorcycle ride map features the great motorcycle roads found near the Nantahala Gorge, as well as the great riding off road riding around Franklin, North Carolina. Enjoy roadside waterfalls, mountain top views, and miles and miles of superb unpaved riding.

Discover motorcycle rides in the vast wild and scenic areas of the Nantahala and Cherokee National Forests on Forest Roads and accessible trails.

Dual Sport motorcycle rides TNAmerica Rides Maps has also produced dual sport motorcycle ride maps of the great adventure rides east of Great Smoky Mountains National Park and the superb roads near the Blue Ridge Parkway south of Smoky Park. They are sold individually and as a 3 map set.

See this new map and the others here –


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