Bikeways and loops
Don't miss the Adirondack Coast Bikeways, the premiere network of 14 themed loops that is part of the 1,600 miles of the Lake Champlain Bikeways, which circumnavigate Lake Champlain and extend into Quebec, Canada.
Try a theme loop:
- The Acres of Apples ride for a trip around five different orchards.
- The Fort to Fort loop and travel from one historic fort to the next.
- The Empire State Trail, which covers the entire state, including great Lake Champlain routes:
- Iron to Iron for a picturesque route through Port Henry, an homage to the Industrial Revolution.
- Many of the routes go past restaurants, museums and a variety of other Lake Champlain attractions.
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In the mood for something a bit more rugged but aren't looking for the mountain bike trails? The Lake Champlain Region's gravel riding is the best of both worlds!
- Stoney Lonesome loop is a half-day trip of riding on remote, unpaved roads with a variety of terrain.
- Coon Mountain Circuit is an 18.5 mile Lake Champlain mountain biking loop that includes Split Rock Mountain, Webb-Royce Swamp and Coon Mountain.
Love Your ADK
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