Woodstock Wandering

Start: Ghent, NY Town Garage, intersection of Rt. 66 and Garage Place Rd. Highlights: Miles of quiet farm country in the west, beautiful hilltop views and long downhill cruising in the east, and several historic sites. One of Ken Roberts' favorite rides on his Cycling the Hudson Valley site. 40 miles, moderately hilly. View this ride … Continue reading Woodstock Wandering

Adirondack mountain bike rides

Adirondacks bicycle interactive map

The following map is provided by New York State Scenic Byways Program project managed by the Adirondack North Country Association, funded by the Federal Highway Administration and administered by the New York State Department of Transportation.

Cycle the Erie Canal

Cycle the Erie Canal

Cycle the Erie Canal is an eight-day, 400-mile, fully supported recreational bicycle tour from Buffalo to Albany, NY. It follows the historic and scenic Erie Canal. Nearly three-quarters of the ride is off-road on the traffic-free Canalway Trail. Sponsored by Parks & Trails New York 2015 Cycle the Erie Canal maps and mileages DAY 1: CYCLE … Continue reading Cycle the Erie Canal

Cycling on Long Island

Long Island Peconic Bay bicycle ride

One day tour of Peconic Bay This one-day bicycle tour of Peconic Bay on Long Island in New York State starts in Mattituck, one of the larger towns on the North Fork. In the summer, it's advisable to beat the tourist traffic by riding counter-clockwise, passing through the Hamptons early in the morning. After riding … Continue reading Cycling on Long Island

Adirondack loop

Adirondack cycling loop

Adirondacks Lakes Cycling Loop, Indian Lake & Blue Mountain Lake This 80-mile bicycle tour in the Lakes Region of the Adirondacks in New York State follows a varying terrain, often relatively flat but including some good climbs as it skirts south of the High Peaks region. Our ride heads west from North Creek, NY on Route … Continue reading Adirondack loop

Finger Lakes bicycle camping tour

Finger Lakes Bicycle camping tour

Start: Arrive at Cayuga Lake State Park near Seneca Falls, where you will camp for the night. Day 1: Today we bike the eastern shore of Cayuga Lake to Ithaca, total 53 miles. We'll camp for the night at Robert Treman State Park. Ithaca has a great downtown area. A visit to Cornell University offers … Continue reading Finger Lakes bicycle camping tour

New York City bike maps

New York City bike maps

  NYC Bikemaps Ride the City NYC BikeMAP links Bronx River Pathway Tour de Queens Green Bike Lanes North and South County Trailways Street View Bike Map Terrace View Map Streetview Bike Map Google Earth Bike Map NYC Mountain Bike Trails Queens Bike Map Search the NYC Bikemaps site New Manhattan  routes Staten Island Bike … Continue reading New York City bike maps

Walkway Over the Hudson

Walkway Over the Hudson bicycle ride

The Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park opened in 2009, providing a bridge for pedestrians, hikers, joggers, bicyclists, and people with disabilities. The former Poughkeepsie-Highland Railroad Bridge stands 212 feet above the river's surface and is 6,768 feet (1.28 miles) long, making it the longest elevated pedestrian bridge in the world. There are two … Continue reading Walkway Over the Hudson

Catskill-Delaware River bicycle camping tour (long version)

Catskill bicycle camping tour

This tour begins and ends at Kenneth L Wilson Campground, , 859 Wittenberg Road, Mt. Tremper, NY. The first day heads west through the Catskills, the second day follows the Delaware River to Port Jervis NY, the third day offers an option of loops along the river and through High Point State Park, and the … Continue reading Catskill-Delaware River bicycle camping tour (long version)

New York State official Bike Routes

New York trail map

The New York State Department of Transportation provides online maps for several long distance, on-road bicycle routes. Cyclists using these routes should be comfortable sharing the roadway with motorized vehicles traveling at higher speeds. Printed maps for these routes can be obtained with no charge from the New York State Department of Transportation Bicycle and … Continue reading New York State official Bike Routes

Old Erie Canal linear park

Old Erie Canal State Historic Park is a 36 mile linear park that utilizes the Erie Canal's  towpath. When the Barge Canal was completed in 1918 , this stretch of the  Erie Canal between DeWitt and New London was retained as a feeder to the Barge Canal. The woodland and wetland terrain area available for hiking,horseback … Continue reading Old Erie Canal linear park

The Lake Champlain Bikeway

The Champlain Bikeway circles around the entire Lake and along the Richelieu River in Quebec on mostly paved rural roads. Connecting theme loops, ranging in distance from 10 to 47 miles in length, follow both paved and unpaved roads. Paved alternates for unpaved sections are not offered for theme loops. Two bridges and four ferry crossings … Continue reading The Lake Champlain Bikeway

Adirondacks 5 day tour

Adirondack Tour 2015 This tour begins and ends in Inlet, NY. Ride distances are up to 100 miles per day, with shorter versions available. Overview 5 Day Tour This tour begins and ends in Inlet, NY. OVERVIEW MAP .............................................................................................. Day 1 Inlet to Saranac Lake, long version, 98 miles MAP + CUE PDF TCX Course … Continue reading Adirondacks 5 day tour

Catskill-Delaware Water Gap tour

Catskill-Delaware River Cycling tour (60 mile days) This tour begins and ends at Kenneth L Wilson Campground, , 859 Wittenberg Road, Mt. Tremper, NY . The first day heads west through the Catskills, the second day continues through the Catskills and then turns sound along the Delaware River to Narrowsburg, the third day continues along … Continue reading Catskill-Delaware Water Gap tour

Peconic Bay North Shore Tour de Cure: May 13, 2017

Peconic Bay bicycle ride

This is the full 100 mile version of the 2013 Long Island Tour de Cure, starting from Pindar Vineyard. View this ride at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2771483  Route at RideWithGPS View and print cue sheet View and print map GPX file TCX Course