While most people assume motorcycle road trips are a summer thing, Oklahoma is one of a few states where moto-tourism happens all year round.

Since we're getting into the thick of fair weather, now is the perfect time to be planning your next two-wheeled therapy session... because having a bike is cool, but riding it is what it's all about.

Stretch that normal commute into 1700 miles of Oklahoma exploration. Doesn't matter if you roll on a Harley bagger, Japanese sportbike, or a Goldwing couch on wheels--though you might leave the TransAmerica Trail to the seasoned dual-sport rider--get out and go see something new, even if you've already been.

Oklahoma's Best Motorcycle Road Trips

Since motorcycling is practically a year-round thing in Oklahoma, anytime is a good time to start planning your next road trip. Whether you're getting the moto-bros together for the ride, or packing up your significant other for a little two-wheel therapy, here are the best motorcycle road trips inside the Sooner State.

Route maps can be found in the Oklahoma Motorcycle Guide.

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Unique Things to Do in Oklahoma City

There is no shortage of things to do in OKC. While there are a handful of things everyone knows about--OKC Zoo, Myriad Gardens, Bricktown, etc-- there are even more lesser-known places to experience one-of-a-kind Oklahomaness. Some things cost a little money, others are completely free, but it's all fun for the whole family.

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Oklahoma's Highest-Rated Barbeque Joints, In No Particular Order...

I doubt there's a single topic debated more passionately in Oklahoma than who makes the best BBQ. While they all smoke meat, there are some huge differences in how that process is done. Type of wood, length of cook, foil vs paper wrap, and even the hot topics of seasoning and binders come into play. What you like others may not, and vice versa. Since we can't just pick a top five or ten, here are the Oklahoma barbeque joints that have the biggest fans.

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