Experience the Lakes and Mountains Region by bike. Cycling opportunities are plentiful from mountain biking down a ski trail to leisurely pedaling along a country lane. What a wonderful way to get away from it all and explore the region off the beaten path.
Bicycle rentals are available throughout the state by the hour or by the day.
Evans Notch Tour
Plan to spend two days on this splendid and challenging ride that starts from Bethel and heads south through the foothills of the White Mountains with views of three mountain ranges and scenic Evans Notch. The final leg winds its way to Bethel hugging the Androscoggin River.
Franklin Heritage Tour
This loop is ideal for a multi-day exploration of the lakes, mountains and heritage of Franklin County. It offers the rider spectacular views and a chance to experience history at the many museums and historical societies.
Grafton Notch Tour
Old Speck Mountain guards the passage through Grafton Notch, one of many hidden scenic treasures in western Maine and a major site on this challenging ride. There are lots of opportunities to combine biking and hiking.
Lake Auburn Tour
This route passes over constantly changing terrain, rewarding the rider with great views of near and distant mountains and Lake Auburn.
Western Foothills Tour
This hilly route explores a marvelous network of country roads hidden in the foothills of western Maine. This is quintessential New England — old stone walls, maple-lined country roads, river views and gracious homes.