Motorcycling the Cabot Trail

Rate this Adventure Cabot Trail

580 km (360 miles) road. Scenic vistas. Cliff and ocean-side riding. Big sweeping turns and tight hairpins. Stretches of fresh pave. Minimal traffic.

The Cabot Trail weaves among four different bodies of water, including the Atlantic, making for incredibly scenic riding. Be very cautious of wildlife and holding your line. Some turns have gravely inside corners, but are otherwise beautiful.

There are minimal gas stations along this route, some of which run out of gas, so pack an auxiliary tank. A proper motorcycle inspection is necessary for safe driving.

Locals are friendly to motorcyclists and are willing to help tourists, but be mindful of the subtle but existent cultural differences in the area.

Pack List

  • Food
  • Water
  • Extra gasoline
  • Emergency repair tools
  • Comfortable riding gear
  • Camera
  • Rain gear
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Activities Chillin, Photography
Skill Level Advanced
Season Spring, Summer
Features
Family Friendly
Forest
Picnic Area
Romantic
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife

Please respect the places you find on The Outbound Collective.

Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures. Be aware of local regulations and don't damage these amazing places for the sake of a photograph. Learn More

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