Lancaster County’s back rural roads are a bicyclist’s dream. The Amish farms and covered bridges that dot the county can be experienced up close. Bicycling also allows for easy discovery of the many interesting things that you might see. It’s no wonder why so many cycling publications consistently rank Lancaster County as a top riding destination. If riding on the road makes you feel uneasy, then be sure to ask us about the many rails-to-trails in Lancaster County. These pedestrian only use trails are a perfect way to take in the beauty of the landscape and not have to worry about vehicular traffic.
If you are into Mountain Biking, we have some of the most well maintained trails in Pennsylvania. SAMBA (Susquehanna Area Mountain Bikers Association) protects and encourages mountain bike trail access by creating positive working relationships with area land management agencies. They provide tons of information, education and support to Central Pennsylvania mountain bike riders.
Bikeworks began running bike tours in Lancaster County over a decade ago, and while COVID has forced us to stop our group tours, we still are THE RESOURCE for all things Lancaster biking. There is no better resource for advice on routes, roads, and rail trails than the staff at Bikeworks. Call or stop into the shop to find out more about riding in Lancaster County.