PLACES TO RIDE
Explore the area on two wheels
Our local New England area provides lots of great places to ride a bicycle — both on-road and off-road. Below you'll find links to trails, groups, and facilities to get you on your bike and having fun.
Enjoy more rides + adventure!
Explore new routes on urban trails, paths, and byways.
Landry's is happy to help promote UrbanDirt Boston, which organizes bike routes, special events, and educational programs around metro-Boston. UrbanDirt is all about "riding your bike in our city's backyard."
UrbanDirt is now enrolling participants and instructors for the School of Dirt, which will provide young people (ages 14–20) with essential skills for accessing, riding, and navigating urban trail systems by bicycle.
Road / Pavement
Landry's Group Rides
On-road group rides, organized by Landry's store teams.
Local Bike Clubs
Discover new routes on group rides, or download cue sheets from club websites.
Local Bicycle Paths
Informative list of local Massachusetts state parks offering casual bike-path riding. Links to Department of Conservation and Recreation website.
Resource information on bicycle touring around New England and beyond.
List of local bikeways and related events.
Info and news on local rail-trail paths from Rails-to-Trails Conservancy.
East Coast Greenway – Massachusetts
Info on the Massachusetts section of the East Coast Greenway route.
Metro-Boston cycling map, produced by Metropolitan Area Planning Council.
National directory of recreational trails.
Appalachian Mountain Club (AMC)
Resource info on places to ride, people to ride with, and local events.
Bicycle New England
Information about New England bike trails, bicycle tours, and trip planning.
Traffic-Free Bike Rides in Boston area
Suggested bike paths in metro-Boston area.
Biking on Cape Cod: Maps
Maps of various bicycling facilities on Cape Cod.
Bike Paths on Cape Cod
Info and trail maps for the Cape Cod Rail-Trail, Cape Cod Canal paths, Shining Sea Bikeway, and other bike paths on Cape Cod.
MBTA Bicycle Access
Bicycles are allowed on certain MBTA subways and commuter-rail trains. No special permit required.
Local bicycle maps, the best regional bike maps anywhere! Featuring on-road routes and mtn-bike areas too.
Mountain Biking at Hale
Landry's is happy to partner with Hale in stewarding local mountain-biking trails and promoting Hale Day Camp’s Adventure Camp. Located in Westwood and Dover, Hale offers educational and recreational opportunities that develop self-confidence, inspire passion for learning, and encourage appreciation for the natural environment. Its property is open to the public year-round.
Off-Road / Trails
Mountain Biking Places
Detailed list of recommended Massachusetts mountain bike areas, including site locations, directions, trail descriptions, history, and regulations. Links to NEMBA website. (Please support NEMBA with your membership. Look for membership details on NEMBA's website.)
MORE Mountain Biking Places
Informative list of Massachusetts state parks that allow mountain biking. Links to Department of Conservation and Recreation.
mtbREVIEW Trail Reviews – Massachusetts
Local reviews of mtn-bike areas in Massachusetts.
Ski areas for mountain biking in summer
- Attitash – Bartlett, NH
- Highland Mtn Bike Park – Northfield, NH
- Loon Mountain – Lincoln, NH
- Waterville Valley – Waterville Valley, NH
- Sunday River – Bethel, ME
- Burke Mountain (Kingdom Trails), East Burke, VT
- Killington – Killington, VT
- Mount Snow – West Dover, VT
- Suicide Six – South Pomfret, VT
- Craftsbury Outdoor Center — Craftsbury Common, VT
- Plattekill Mountain – Roxbury, NY
Local BMX Tracks
Interactive bike maps and routes
Google Bike Maps
Plan local bike routes using Google Bike Maps — great for getting from Point A to Point B by bike! Just click on Bicycling when getting directions.
Bike New England – Route Maps
View and download cycling routes, cue sheets, and route maps.
Greater Boston Cycling and Walking Map
Look up on-road cycling facilities including bicycle lanes, shared lane markings, bike paths, and select on-road connections.
Map your own bike route online or find new bike routes in your area.
Generate customized bike-loop routes of any length from any location with RouteLoops. Great for planning local loop rides for recreation and training.
Popular smartphone app for tracking bike routes and analyzing performance data.
Electric bike laws + trail access
Massachusetts E-Bike Laws (PDF): Summary document for current electric-bike laws in Massachusetts for road and trail use, produced by PeopleForBikes.
Trail access for electric mountain bikes (NEMBA link): Guidelines for where electric mountain bikes (e-MTBs) can be ridden off-road in New England.
Car Racks at Landry's
Want to transport your bike to great riding areas? Or just need to drive across town to start your ride? Landry's Bicycles has you covered with a great selection of car racks. We offer roof racks, hitch racks, trunk racks, spare tire mounted racks, and all the necessary accessories. Stop by any of our convenient locations for help from our experts.
Gear Up at Landry's
Have everything you need to get out there and enjoy more adventures on your bike? Check out our suggested biking essentials — and get equipped to improve your total riding experience, stay safe, and be more comfortable.