Mountain Biking Pennsylvania Guide Book

by Rob Ginieczki (Falcon Guides)
Mountain Biking Pennsylvania  by Rob Ginieczki

364pp/maps/photos
ISBN: 156044861X

Over 80 rides in the Keystone State; descriptions, directions & elevation profiles.

© Rob Ginieczki/Falcon Guides. All Rights Reserved.

Trails from the "Mountain Biking Pennsylvania" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 91.
... Preview: This is a must-do adventure for the hard core rider looking to log some serious mileage on fat singletrack. Surrounded by the geologic and industrial history of the area, the ride begins just north of ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Pennsylvania"
Asaph, PA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 23.4
... Preview: This is a fast ride with mixed terrain and minimal elevation gain. Beaver Meadows Recreation Area is an awesome base camp from which to explore any of the rides in this region. Its proximity to town i ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Pennsylvania"
Marienville, PA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 12.2
... Preview: Fun descents, long climbs, and fine trail are just a few of the outstanding features of this ride. Located in the Tioga State Forest, the ride covers some of the historical logging grades and pathways ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Pennsylvania"
Rexford, PA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 18.2
... Preview: This ride was once part of the Ridgeway Mountain Bike Race course. The original course went deep into the National Forest and crossed some private tracts of land. Vegetation has now grown back along t ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Pennsylvania"
Ridgeway, PA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 6.3
... Preview: The Quehanna Wild Area is a most spectacular tract of Pennsylvania woods. Ravaged by man’s destructive logging practices and the tornadic forces of nature, this place is definitely “wild.” This 50,000 ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Pennsylvania"
Karthaus, PA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 12.7
... Preview: The unique natural and man-made features found along the route combined with the outstanding riding terrain make this ride truly stellar. Beginning in the valley at Big Springs State Park, the ride ru ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Pennsylvania"
Doylesburg, PA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 19.4
... Preview: This is a wilderness excursion that takes you back into the most remote parts of Pennsylvania’s woods. Thanks to the local logging history, there are miles of abandoned railroad grades that have remai ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Pennsylvania"
Oleona, PA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 15.4
... Preview: The Sentiero di Shay Trail is historically recognized for the achievements of the men and machines that logged these mountains. The Italian name translates as the “Path of Shay” and derives from the n ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Pennsylvania"
Haneyville, PA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 14.3
... Preview: This is a truly rugged ride on the second highest rideable and geologic point in Pennsylvania. Blue Knob State Park, which stretches in elevation from 1,537 feet at the valley floor to 3,172 feet at t ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Pennsylvania"
Pavia, PA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 9.3
... Preview: Blue Marsh Lake, an oasis tucked away in the Reading area, was constructed by the Army Corps of Engineers in the late 1970s. The massive lake is open for boating and swimming and is great place to end ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Pennsylvania"
Sinking Spring, PA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 29.2
... Preview: One of the many short but exciting classic mountain rides in the mountain biking mecca of Jim Thorpe. The route utilizes parts of the historic Switchback Gravity Railroad, which was started in 1827. T ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Pennsylvania"
Jim Thorpe, PA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 8.2
... Preview: The sheer beauty of this region alone is reason enough to ride here, not to mention the great trail network within the Bald Eagle State Forest. The trailhead serves as a great base camp and is perfect ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Pennsylvania"
Lewisburg, PA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 13.3
... Preview: The long drive to Bradys Lake alone will lend a sense of being deep in the woods. Once at the trailhead lot, the size of Bradys Lake seems endless as your eyes strain to reach the far shores of the la ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Pennsylvania"
Blakeslee, PA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 5.3
... Preview: This ride tours through the state game lands located on Broad Mountain and skirts the precipitous edge of the Lehigh Gorge, offering outstanding views of the canyon. Don’t forget your camera; you’ll s ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Pennsylvania"
Jim Thorpe, PA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 9.8
... Preview: A great ride for the novice mountain biker with loads of scenery and a deep-woods feel. Located only 10 miles out of Ridgeway, it’s close to civilization yet affords an experience of being far away fr ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Pennsylvania"
Ridgeway, PA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 6.4
... Preview: The Michaux State Forest received its name from the French botanist Andre Michaux, who explored this area extensively in the late 1800s. With over 82,000 acres spanning three counties, Michaux offers ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Pennsylvania"
Mont Alto, PA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 15.8
... Preview: Not too easy but not real tough, the Commissioner Run is a great ride for most mountain bikers. It’s in an ideal setting, surrounded by the Susquehannock State Forest, which offers more than 260,000 a ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Pennsylvania"
Coudersport, PA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 12.1
... Preview: The Cornwall area is rich in history, and this ride is near the hills that were once run by prospect miners. Just a few miles north of the trailhead is the Cornwall Iron Furnace Historic Site where th ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Pennsylvania"
Mount Gretna, PA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 9.7
... Preview: It’s trails like these that breed hard-core riders. Located in the heart of the 200,000-acre Bald Eagle State Forest, this ride winds its way over ridge and valley, offering hundreds of feet of vertic ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Pennsylvania"
Eastville, PA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 28.1
... Preview: This is one of those rides that breaks a heart monitor. It’s the ultimate vertical challenge in the state and climbs to the very top of the second highest point in the state. Due to the steep rise and ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Pennsylvania"
Pavia, PA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 9.8