Best Road Biking in Pennsylvania

This list represents the most popular road biking in Pennsylvania. Use this list to plan your next Pennsylvania road biking trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.

  • #1 Gettysburg

    6 Reviews

    Gettysburg, PA

    This ride is a very pretty one. The fields are green and surrounded by woodland. In the spring, the pink blossoms of the dogwood trees, the yellow of the dandelions, and the purple of the violets ...
    •  17 miles
    •  Guide

    This ride is a very pretty one. The fields are green and surrounded by woodland. In the spring, the pink blossoms of the ...

  • #2 Jim Thorpe - Lehigh Gorge State Park Trail

    4 Reviews

    Jim Thorpe, PA

    The Lehigh Gorge is steep and access is difficult. No roads cross the river for 19 miles. Building the railroad was a difficult engineering feat, and you'll see evidence of the blasting that ...
    •  44 miles
    •  Guide

    The Lehigh Gorge is steep and access is difficult. No roads cross the river for 19 miles. Building the railroad was a difficult ...

  • #3 Lancaster County Covered Bridges

    3 Reviews

    Lititz, PA

    Lancaster County leads the nation in the covered-bridge category, with twenty-four bridges still in use. This ride takes you through five of them and on a tour of scenic farmlands. The ride begins ...
    •  33.3 miles
    •  Guide

    Lancaster County leads the nation in the covered-bridge category, with twenty-four bridges still in use. This ride takes ...

  • #4 Wellsboro - Pine Creek Trail

    4 Reviews

    Ansonia, PA

    Pennsylvania's Grand Canyon is less famous and more beautiful than some big hole in the ground out west. Fifty miles long and, in places, 1,000 feet deep, Pennsylvania's Grand Canyon is a green ...
    •  38 miles
    •  Guide

    Pennsylvania's Grand Canyon is less famous and more beautiful than some big hole in the ground out west. Fifty miles long ...

  • #5 Philadelphia

    2 Reviews

    Philadelphia, PA

    As the biggest city in the state and the "birthplace of liberty," Philadelphia offers many interesting attractions. It also has plenty of traffic; so much in face, that radio stations give traffic ...
    •  25 miles
    •  Guide

    As the biggest city in the state and the "birthplace of liberty," Philadelphia offers many interesting attractions. It also ...

  • #6 New Freedom - York Country Heritage Rail Trail

    1 Reviews

    New Freedom, PA

    The York Country Heritage Trail offers a scenic ride through the woods, farms, and small towns of southern York County. This trails shares the corridor with an active rail line, so you may see-and ...
    •  19 miles
    •  Guide

    The York Country Heritage Trail offers a scenic ride through the woods, farms, and small towns of southern York County. This ...

  • #7 Intercourse

    1 Reviews

    Intercourse, PA

    This is a ride through lush Amish farmland, over lightly traveled roads. The little town of Intercourse is a curious melting pot. On Main Street you'll see Amish farmers buying supplies while ...
    •  16.2 miles
    •  Guide

    This is a ride through lush Amish farmland, over lightly traveled roads. The little town of Intercourse is a curious melting ...

  • #8 Hanover Horse Farms to Gettysburg Battlefield Century Classic

    1 Reviews

    McSherrystown, PA

    This route is actually a group of three rides that may be enjoyed by cyclists of almost any ability. The 26-mile ramble is suitable for novices early in the spring; the 52-mile cruise will delight ...
    •  101 miles
    •  Guide

    This route is actually a group of three rides that may be enjoyed by cyclists of almost any ability. The 26-mile ramble is ...

  • #9 Hopewell-Daniel Boone Classic

    2 Reviews

    Oley, PA

    On many of the country roads you will travel, the traffic is light and it is not uncommon to see Amish residents driving horse-drawn carriages. In late June and early July, lilies are in bloom, ...
    •  73 miles
    •  Guide

    On many of the country roads you will travel, the traffic is light and it is not uncommon to see Amish residents driving ...

  • #10 Downingtown

    1 Reviews

    Downingtown, PA

    Pennsylvania has only a few biking trails. The Strubel Biking/ Hiking Trail is a nice one. It's short and isn't suitable for fast riding, but it's an excellent place for parents and children ...
    •  6.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Pennsylvania has only a few biking trails. The Strubel Biking/ Hiking Trail is a nice one. It's short and isn't suitable ...

  • #11 Hershey

    1 Reviews

    Hershey, PA

    The small town of Hershey has a big reputation for supplying the world with chocolate and with fun. The Hershey Bar is perhaps the most famous piece of candy in the world, and Hershey Park is ...
    •  10 miles
    •  Guide

    The small town of Hershey has a big reputation for supplying the world with chocolate and with fun. The Hershey Bar is perhaps ...

  • #12 Harrisburg

    0 Reviews

    Harrisburg, PA

    Pennsylvania's capital city has many sights to see and offers a surprisingly nice city ride. Of course, it's best not to ride during morning or evening rush hour. The first few miles are through ...
    •  15.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Pennsylvania's capital city has many sights to see and offers a surprisingly nice city ride. Of course, it's best not to ...

  • #13 Ironton Rail Trail

    6 Reviews

    Troxell-Steckel House, PA

    Ironton Rail Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania. It is within Whitehall Parkway and Troxell-Steckel House. It is 8.6 miles long and begins at 325 feet altitude. ...
    •  8.6 miles

    Ironton Rail Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania. It is within Whitehall Parkway and Troxell-Steckel ...

  • #14 Pennsylvania Dutch Sampler Cruise

    1 Reviews

    Lampeter, PA

    On this ride it is likely you will want to spend as much time off the bike as on, for you will be pedaling through some of the most beautiful Amish farmland in Lancaster County, near or through ...
    •  37 miles
    •  Guide

    On this ride it is likely you will want to spend as much time off the bike as on, for you will be pedaling through some of ...

  • #15 Speedwell Forge

    1 Reviews

    Lititz, PA

    This ride is the course that's used for the Lancaster YMCA Triathlon. It's very scenic, surely one of the prettiest rides in all the triathlon world, and slightly hilly. And because it's laid ...
    •  25 miles
    •  Guide

    This ride is the course that's used for the Lancaster YMCA Triathlon. It's very scenic, surely one of the prettiest rides ...

  • #16 New Holland

    2 Reviews

    New Holland, PA

    This is a longer ride that will take you through the farmland of eastern Lancaster County. (For less ambitious riders, there's an optional shorter ride of 15.1 miles). Many of these farms are ...
    •  47 miles
    •  Guide

    This is a longer ride that will take you through the farmland of eastern Lancaster County. (For less ambitious riders, there's ...

  • #17 Mingo Creek Rides

    3 Reviews

    Thomas, PA

    Mingo Creek County Park in eastern Washington County is the base for two short but sweet country rides. After exploring the full length of the scenic and serene Mingo Creek County Park, the ramble ...
    •  30 miles
    •  Guide

    Mingo Creek County Park in eastern Washington County is the base for two short but sweet country rides. After exploring the ...

  • #18 Bird-In-Hand

    1 Reviews

    Lancaster, PA

    Bird-In-Hand is in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch country. The area nearby is one of the world's most fertile agricultural regions, and it's also a great place for biking. The back roads are ...
    •  17 miles
    •  Guide

    Bird-In-Hand is in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch country. The area nearby is one of the world's most fertile agricultural ...

  • #19 Valley Creek Trail

    5 Reviews

    Valley Forge National Historical Park, PA

    Valley Creek Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Chester County, Pennsylvania. It is within Valley Forge National Historical Park. It is a mile long and begins at 106 feet altitude. ...
    •  1.0 miles

    Valley Creek Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Chester County, Pennsylvania. It is within Valley Forge National ...

  • #20 South Bethlehem Greenway

    6 Reviews

    Bethlehem, PA

    South Bethlehem Greenway is a hiking and biking trail in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. It is 1.4 miles long and begins at 243 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.9 miles with a total elevation ...
    •  1.4 miles

    South Bethlehem Greenway is a hiking and biking trail in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. It is 1.4 miles long and begins at 243 ...