Rustic Roads are ideal for leisurely motorcycle riding. Wisconsin has a large system of lightly-traveled asphalt or gravel roads highlighting the state's natural beauty. Presently, Wisconsin has 124 marked Rustic Roads covering over 750 miles in 61 counties.
Travel at least 10 of these roads and you'll be eligible for a Rustic Roads Motorcycle Tour patch. Travel on 25 Rustic Roads or more qualifies you for a special state certificate.
Rustic Roads Motorcycle Tour requirement
Once you have traveled the minimum number of Rustic Roads for a patch (10) or a certificate (25), please submit:
- A list of Rustic Roads traveled by motorcycle
- The Rustic Road number and date of travel for each road to
For your convenience, a Rustic Roads checklist is available to track your visits. This form can be printed or filled out electronically and submitted with your email. You do not need to use this form if you choose to track your progress another way.
We do not require photo submissions of the Rustic Roads you’ve traveled, but we invite you to share your photos on social media using #RusticRoads or @WisconsinDOT.
Please allow 4 weeks for delivery.
For Tour submittals, or for more information on the Rustic Roads award program, contact:
Wisconsin Department of Transportation
Rustic Roads Coordinator
4822 Madison Yards Way, 6th Floor South
Madison, WI 53705