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Discover Albany Area Mountain Biking Parks, Biking Rentals & Bike Trails

Albany area cycling enthusiasts have a wide variety of options to choose from. A short drive from Albany NY, you'll find mountain biking parks and trails to explore. There are bike rental companies, as well as numerous off-road bike trails throughout the Capital Region. Browse the listings below and plan your next cycling adventure. 

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Berkshire East Mountain Resort
Charlemont, MA
Berkshire East Mountain Resort has it all, all year long. They offer skiing, snowboarding, and snow tubing in the winter, while summer adventures bring mountain biking, ziplining, whitewater rafting, and more. Experience the ultimate family resort!
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Albany Pine Bush Preserve
Albany, NY
The Albany Pine Bush Preserve nestled between Albany and Schenectady is one of just 20 inland pine barren environments in the world! It consists of over 3,000 acres of land, nearly 20 miles of multi-use trails, and is home to many plants and animals.
Thacher State Park
Thacher State Park is a perfect destination for outdoor activities. It features more than 25 miles of multi-use trails that can be used year-round. The park also includes a nature center, a campground, and much more.
Corning Preserve
Albany, NY
Jennings Landing at the Albany Corning Preserve features a bike trail, a boat launch, and a 1,000-seat amphitheatre. The bike trail connects walkers, runners, and cyclists to the Mohawk-Hudson Bike Trail.
North Bethlehem Park
Albany, NY
Bring the family for a day of fun at North Bethlehem Park! Kids can play on the playground and basketball court, adults can enjoy walking or mountain biking on the complex's trails, and the whole family can have lunch in the picnic area.
Albany County Helderberg-Hudson Rail Trail
Albany, NY
The Albany County Helderberg-Hudson Rail Trail covers 9 miles from Albany to Voorheesville and follows the path of the former Delaware & Hudson railroad tracks. There are several access points and parking areas along the way.
The Crossings of Colonie
Albany, NY
The Crossings of Colonie features 6.5 miles of multi-use trails for walking, running, and biking; several facilities that can be rented for events; and a barrier-free playground.