It is summer, time to plan and execute your motorcycle road trip with friends or family. This trip you want to experience camping, sleeping under the stars, cooking on a campfire, in other words, rough it.
In the US, there are literally thousands of campgrounds across this vast country. To help you decide this article will look at the camping where the Civil War was fought. This southeastern US destination is a favorite for summer vacations and is excellent for motorcycle tours.
For the serious rider, the Blue Ridge Parkway is a mandatory ride anywhere east of the Mississippi. Where better to start than a campground near the Blue Ridge Parkway, in western North Carolina.
#1 Blue Ridge Motorcycle CampgroundHighway 276 W. 59 Motorcycle Drive Cruso, NC. (828)235-8350 www.blueridgemotorcyclecamp.com
This motorcycle campground is located along the Pigeon River and just might a little piece of heaven. The campsites are on the flat ground surrounded by manicured lawns adjacent to a crystal clear trout pond.
You can pitch your tent on a campsite or book a cabin. There is an on-site camp store where campers register, a full-service restaurant to recharge after a long day riding.
There are laundry facilities and showers to wash the road dirt off. This campground is a good home base to start your sightseeing tour of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Wireless Internet is available. As you make new friends, you will look great wearing 4 Season Motorcycle Jacket, a stand out from the crowd. Not too far east from the Blue Ridge Parkway is another motorcycle only resort offering beauty and seclusion without losing those creature comforts of home.
#2 Rider’s Roost100 Elk Creek Rd. Ferguson, NC. (336)873-8405 www.ridersroost.com
Nestled beside the flowing waters of Elk Creek this motorcycle camp offers cabins, a bunkhouse, campsites, or a private suite. This campground has everything you will need to make your stay a great one, ice for your ice chest, grills and firewood for an outdoor barbecue.
Free coffee in the morning, shop services for bike repair, The Roost even supplies air for your air mattress. As you set off on your daily excursions of sightseeing, you will look sharp and well protected wearing Men Motorcycle Leather Racing Jacket.
Looking for a motorcycle-only campground right in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, look no farther.
#3 Willville Motorcycle CampgroundRoute 58 (1510 Jeb Stuart Hwy.) Meadows of Dan, VA (276) 952-CAMP (2267) www.willvillebikecamp.com
Located in a 26-acre wooded park, Willville also has a flowing stream alongside the campsites that are for motorcycle traffic only. The campsites are flat and grassy for easy tent setup, with plenty of shade and camp tables to go around.
The bathhouse boasts six showers, six vanity sinks, and six toilets inside a 770 square foot building where the pressure is good and the water hot. Willville is another excellent campsite to use as a base for your sightseeing tours of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
As you plan your day be well dressed wearing Men Textile Motorcycle Pants complimented by a Leather Motorcycle Vest. Roughing it by camping goes with the motorcycle rider perception, a rugged individual who is not afraid of the risks presented by riding an open motorcycle.
A camping tour of the Blue Ridge Mountains speaks volumes about who you are and your love of nature’s beauty, Nuff said. Before you take to the open road, log onto Wicked Stock, and get all the protective motorcycle gear for your trip to include Men’s Motorcycle Leather Vests.