This list represents the most popular mountain biking in New York. Use this list to plan your next New York mountain biking trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.
#1 North-South Lake loop
Haines Falls, NY
This Catskill Mountains loop, a popular favorite, travels the escarpment and wooded outskirts of North–South Lake, snapping ...
#2 Nassau-Suffolk Greenbelt Trail
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#3 Caumsett State Park
Seeking a long day of easy riding? Set your wheels down on the secluded former estate of the Marshall Field family for an ...
#4 Blue Mountain Nirvana
A magnificent network of designated mountain bike trails winds through some spectacular scenery in the Hudson Highlands. ...
#5 Rocky Point Mountain Bike Trail
Rocky Point Pine Barrens State Forest, NY
Rocky Point Mountain Bike Trail is a biking trail in Rocky Point, New York. It is within Rocky Point Pine Barrens State Forest. ...
#6 The Holy Land
The operative word on this huge parcel of land is diversity. Seven thousand acres on the Stewart Airport property in Newburgh ...
#7 Stillwell Spaghetti
The little-known Stillwell Woods County Park contains a prime, grade-A mountain bike path and provides many a weekend workout ...
#8 Clarence Fahnestock Memorial State Park
Cold Spring, NY
There are a variety of trails in this 6,500-acre state park, located in the northern half of the Highlands, only 50 miles ...
#9 Taconic-Hereford MUA
Pleasant Valley, NY
The Taconic–Hereford Multiple Use Area, one of the largest MUAs in Dutchess County, has been set aside for its great upland ...
#10 Inman Gulf Hiking and Nature Trails
Adams Center, NY
South of Watertown, three nature and hiking trails line up end-to-end for a single
south rim tour, overlooking 5 miles ...
#11 Surf and Turf
Mountain biking at Hither Hills is a mixed bag through an endless network of trails. Situated between Amagansett and Montauk ...
#12 North Lake Trails
The setting for this moderately challenging 5-mile-out, 5-mile-back trail is the unique and natural habitat of the Catskill ...
#13 Northwest by Northwest
East Hampton, NY
This manicured, 4-mile, out-and-back singletrack is a must-do for anyone who travels out to the Hamptons. Located just north ...
#14 Overlook Mountain Ascent
This ride is not for the weak of heart. Just outside the town of Woodstock lies a graded, wide jeep road that ascends the ...
#15 Bedford Country Road Ramble
This ride tours the hilly, hard-packed country backroads that weave through the village of Bedford in Westchester County. ...
#16 Glacier 8 Trail
NOTE: THIS TRAIL IS NO LONGER MAINTAINED FOR MOUNTAIN BIKING. This new singletrack has been recently created for the Long ...
#17 Franklin D. Roosevelt State Park
Yorktown Heights, NY
Franklin D. Roosevelt State Park is evidence that good things, even places to mountain bike, come in small packages. This ...
#18 Blue Mountain Reservation Trail
Acquired by Westchester County in 1927, Blue Mountain Reservation offers a multitude of opportunities for hikers and their ...
#19 Fire Island National Seashore
Fire Island, NY
Mountain biking along this flat, hard-packed, unimproved jeep sand trail gives you access to one of Long Island’s finest ...
#20 Letchworth Trail
Mount Morris, NY
Across the Genesee River Gorge from developed Letchworth State Park, this linear foot trail explores the wilder eastern rim. ...
The hike is advertised as easy, but has significant altitude gains See More