Adirondack Bike Routes

 

 

Schroon River – Bean Road Gravel Loop

  • Distance: 18 miles,
  • Climbing: 1000 feet,
  • Maximum grade: 10%,
  • Surface: paved, gravel, & seasonal roads,
  • Traffic: with traffic
  • Location: Bolton Landing, Chestertown, Horicon, Brant Lake, Warrensburg

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Lakes & Farms

  • Distance: 26 miles,
  • Climbing: 1200 feet,
  • Maximum grade: 9%,
  • Surface: paved, less than 0.3 miles of dirt road,
  • Traffic: mostly on street, some separated from traffic
  • Location: Lake George, Queensbury, Kingsbury

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Schroon – Brant Lakes Loop

  • Distance: 50 miles,
  • Climbing: 1968 feet,
  • Maximum grade: 6%,
  • Surface: paved
  • Traffic: on street
  • Location: Brant Lake, Adirondack, Schroon Lake, Pottersville

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Palisades Road

  • Distance: 15 miles,
  • Climbing: 450 feet,
  • Maximum grade: 3%,
  • Surface: paved
  • Traffic: on street
  • Location: Warrensburg, Friends Lake, Loon Lake, Pottersville

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Rivers and Lakes

  • Distance: 41 miles,
  • Climbing: 1500 feet,
  • Maximum grade: 5%,
  • Surface: paved
  • Traffic: on street
  • Location: Warrensburg, Chester

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Three Lakes

  • Distance: 32 mi,
  • Climbing: 930 feet,
  • Maximum grade: 4%,
  • Surface: paved
  • Traffic: on street
  • Location: Brant Lake, Chestertown, Loon Lake, Pottersville, Schroon Lake, Adirondack

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Schroon River Rd to Schroon Lake

  • Distance: 20 miles,
  • Climbing: 700 feet,
  • Maximum grade: 3%,
  • Surface: paved,
  • Traffic: on street
  • Location: Horicon, Chestertown

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Glen-Athol

  • Distance: 22 miles,
  • Climbing: 1100 feet,
  • Maximum grade: 7%,
  • Surface: paved,
  • Traffic: on street
  • Location: Warrensburg, Athol, The Glen

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Warren County Bikeway

  • Distance: 20 miles,
  • Climbing: 400 feet,
  • Maximum grade: 4.5%,
  • Surface: paved,
  • Traffic: mostly separated from traffic, some on street
  • Location: Lake George, Queensbury, Glens Falls

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Lake George / Bay Road / Bikeway

  • Distance: 17 miles,
  • Climbing: 900 feet,
  • Maximum grade: 7%,
  • Surface: paved,
  • Traffic: on street
  • Location: Lake George, Queensbury

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Warrensburg – Chestertown Loop

  • Distance: 32 miles,
  • Climbing: 1300 feet,
  • Maximum grade: 5%,
  • Surface: paved,
  • Traffic: on street
  • Location: Warrensburg, Chestertown

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Schroon Lake Loop

  • Distance: 26 miles,
  • Climbing: 1300 feet,
  • Maximum grade: 7%,
  • Surface: paved,
  • Traffic: on street
  • Location: Schroon Lake, Adirondack, Pottersville

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Queensbury / Champlain Canal Lock 9 Loop

  • Distance: 30 miles,
  • Climbing: 1250 feet,
  • Maximum grade: 7%,
  • Surface: paved
  • Traffic: mostly on street, some separated from traffic
  • Location: Queensbury, Kingsbury

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Feeder Canal Towpath Trail

  • Distance: 18 miles,
  • Climbing: 300 feet,
  • Maximum grade: 6%,
  • Surface: stone dust, some paved
  • Traffic: predominately separated from traffic, some on street
  • Location: Glens Falls, Hudson Falls, Fort Edward

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North Creek – Irishtown

  • Distance: 31 miles,
  • Climbing: 2100 feet,
  • Maximum grade: 10%,
  • Surface: paved,
  • Traffic: on street
  • Location: North Creek, Olmstedville, Irishtown

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Stony Creek Loop

  • Distance: 46 miles,
  • Climbing: 2500 feet,
  • Maximum grade: 7%,
  • Surface: paved,
  • Traffic: on street
  • Location: Lake George, Queensbury, Lake Luzerne, Hadley, Stony Creek, Warrensburg

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Three Mountains

  • Distance: 44 miles,
  • Climbing: 4500 feet,
  • Maximum grade: 16%,
  • Surface: paved
  • Traffic: on street
  • Location: Hague, Bolton, Horicon

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The Lazy Eight

  • Distance: 42 miles,
  • Climbing: 2300 feet,
  • Maximum grade: 7%,
  • Surface: paved,
  • Traffic: on street
  • Location: Chestertown, The Glen, Weavertown, Johnsburg

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North Creek – Thurman Ride

  • Distance: 40 miles,
  • Climbing: 2800 feet,
  • Maximum grade: 11%,
  • Surface: paved
  • Traffic: on street
  • Locations: Thurman, Johnsburg, North Creek, Weavertown, Chestertown

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