With soaring cliffs and fun terrain, there is no better place to go mountain biking than the beautiful Pocono mountains. Panoramic views, steep inclines, and wild downhill rides all await you here. But before you hit the trails, you’ll need to rent your bike! We’ve combed through the area and hand-selected the very best Pocono bike rentals to recommend to you. Read on to learn more, and be sure to request access to our complimentary Vacation Guide. It’s full of great tips about things to see and do in eastern PA!
Here Are the Best Pocono Bike Rentals and Tours
1. Whitewater Rafting Adventures Biking
This tour company offers a variety of different biking packages for a fun day on the Lehigh Gorge Trail. Take the 13-mile loop or challenge yourself with a 26-mile self-guided tour. The bike path will take you through the mountains and winds past the roaring Lehigh River. The ride is relatively flat and smooth, so this is a perfect place to take the whole family. Bring your own bike, or rent one from Whitewater Rafting Adventures Biking. They will provide you with a shuttle to and from the trailhead. Bike trips are offered in the spring, summer, and fall. Advanced reservations are required.
2. Pocono Bike Rental
Located in Whitehaven, PA, Pocono Bike Rental has everything you need for a fun day outdoors! This is the only mobile multi-day bike service in the area, providing shuttles to and from White Haven, Jim Thorpe, and the Lehigh Gorge Trail. They also offer a shuttle to the D&L bike trail, which is consistently voted as one of the best biking trails in the Poconos. Bike rentals are competitively priced and range from $20 – $35, depending on the style you prefer. Their selection includes traditional mountain bikes, top-name bikes designed for comfort, children’s bikes, sport bikes, and expert 29er’s.
3. Pocono Biking
In addition to providing Pocono bike rentals and a D&L Trail shuttle, Pocono Biking offers specialty cycling trips that include whitewater rafting, train rides, multi-day adventures, and so much more! Take a ride on the Lehigh Bike Train, which will take you on a 25-mile journey through the Lehigh Gorge. This enchanting Pocono train ride ends at the Lehigh Gorge Trailhead, but that’s when the true adventure begins. Once you and your bike are dropped off at the trailhead, enjoy a leisurely pedal at your own speed past railroads, waterfalls, forests, and swimming holes. Don’t forget to bring your camera!
4. Edge of the Woods Outfitters
If you have never biked along the Delaware Water Gap, you are missing out on the experience of a lifetime! Luckily, Edge of the Woods Outfitters provides rentals for self-guided tours through the national park. Enjoy a leisurely pedal along the McDade Trail while you wind through lush forest and the beautiful Delaware River. This is a great spot to visit in the fall when the leaves have begun to change color. These bike rentals range from $15 – $35 and include a helmet, trail map, and transportation of your equipment to and from the trailhead. Choose a 3-hour trip or a full day excursion and enjoy the ride!
5. Whitewater Challenges Biking
If you would like to bike along the Lehigh River, Whitewater Challenges Biking is another great option for Pocono bike rentals. One of the benefits of renting through this service is that you can choose your trail distance and check-in time. Prices range from $35-$40, or you can combine your biking trip with a whitewater rafting adventure. The possibilities are endless!
Plan the Ultimate Pocono Getaway at The French Manor!
When it comes to the best accommodations in the Poconos, look no further than The French Manor. Our enchanting stone chateau is just minutes from all of the best mountain biking trails, hiking trails, and Pocono bike rentals. Each of our 19 premium rooms is fully equipped with luxurious amenities and comfortable furnishings. When you book a stay in one of our La Maisonneuve Suites, you can enjoy 20-mile views of the surrounding Pocono mountains. Sip a glass of wine on your private balcony, cozy up next to the fireplace, or take a leisurely soak in your whirlpool tub for two. The possibilities are endless!
During your stay at The French Manor, you can expect to start off each morning right with a delicious gourmet breakfast. After an exhilarating day on the trail, come home to the inn and relax with a soothing massage at Le Spa Forêt. Then, come join us for a meal at our award-winning on-site restaurant. Don’t wait to start planning your next exciting getaway! Take advantage of our current specials and book your stay today!