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Race Your Way to the Best Bike Trails in the Lehigh Valley

The Lehigh Valley is loved for its unsurmountable scenery. From mesmerizing overlooks to flowing rivers to lush forestry, there are so many sights to see. There’s no better way to connect with Mother Nature and Lehigh Valley than on two wheels! Whether you’re an avid mountain biker or enjoy a leisurely ride, there are plenty of bike trails in Lehigh Valley

To learn more about the best things to see and do throughout the area, read our blog. It contains local insight on the area’s best restaurants, attractions, events, accommodations, and more! 

Bike Trails in the Lehigh Valley

1. Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor 

This multi-use trail spans over 165 miles throughout the Lehigh Valley. The D&L Trail passes along rail trails, canals, and the Lehigh River. Veer off the path and visit the National Canal Museum to learn about the historic towpath canals of the area. 

2. Ironton Rail-Trail

What was once the Ironton Railroad, has now been transformed into a multi-use, year-round recreational resource for local residents and visitors alike. This 9.2-mile loop passes through Whitehall, Coplay, and North Whitehall, and is open to cyclists, runners, walkers, and motorized wheelchairs. 

3. Nor-Bath Trail

This gorgeous trail offers views of open fields, woodlands, streams, farmlands, and small bridges. You’ll also pass Bicentennial Park, which is home to restrooms, playgrounds, pavilions, tennis courts, and baseball fields. 

4. Jacobsburg State Park

Visit this state park and discover the endless opportunities it offers for environmental education and outdoor recreation. Over 18 miles of trails are available for mountain biking, hiking, horseback riding, and cross-country skiing. It’s also a popular destination for fishing, birdwatching, and enjoying a peaceful picnic. 

Mountain biking down hill descending fast on bicycle. View from bikers eyes.

5. Karl Stirner Arts Trail

For a brief, but fascinating bike ride, cruise along the Karl Stirner Arts Trail. It’s within walking distance of Lafayette College and downtown Easton and features unique sculptures and art installations. 

6. Nockamixon State Park

The Nockamixon State Park covers over 5000 acres throughout the rolling hills of Bucks County. For a relaxing ride, the park offers a 2-mile long paved bicycle trail that is open to bikes, strollers, wheelchairs, and walkers. If you want to take things up a notch, there is a 10-mile trail system for mountain bikes is on the east side of the park. 

7. Two Rivers Trailway 

This trailway spans over 30 miles and connects an array of fun-filled parks throughout the Greater Easton area. It connects to the D&L Trail and the Karl Stirner Arts Trail, leading directly into downtown Easton

Reside at The Lafayette Inn 

After a day spent exploring the best bike trails in the Lehigh Valley, rest your head at The Lafayette Inn. You’ll feel pure bliss and relaxation as you lay your head in one of our luxurious, plush beds. Then, gear up for another exciting day exploring Easton with our complimentary breakfast.  

Start planning your getaway to Easton today! Check our availability and book a charming guest room with The Lafayette Inn.