The Poconos is the place to be during the fall season.
The Pocono Mountains is home to 127 indigenous species of trees, plants and shrubs that illuminate the region come autumn. One of the most popular times to visit the region, autumn inspires wonderful festivals, activities and special offers that celebrate fall foliage and the season’s many splendors.
Enjoy a spectacular day as you pedal your way through history. The Rail Trail runs through the Lehigh Gorge State Park in the Pocono Mountains offering breathtaking scenery and an easy riding surface. You can choose a 10, 15, 25 or 35 mile self guided tour of amazing mountain scenery that winds its way along the Lehigh River in the Poconos.
Pick your own pace on one of our scenic, self-guided downhill bike rides. Follow the route of the old settlers and miners. Ride along the “converted-for-biking” former railroad bed that parallels the Lehigh River through the Lehigh River Gorge State Park. An unforgettably unique downhill “Rails-to-Trails” pedaling adventure. Beginner to expert riders are welcome. You can bring your bike or rent one of ours. Round-trip shuttle service is available.
Bike through the best of the beautiful western Poconos with local guides and enjoy unique historical and cultural stories along the way. With trails for every ability, the Jim Thorpe to White Haven, PA Poconos area is a great place to ride. We can show you the best of each trail and tell you unique history and stories about the places you’re riding. If a guided ride on the Lehigh Gorge, just isn’t enough try our Intermediate/Expert ride to the Top of Stony Cabin Ridge.
Jim Thorpe and the surrounding areas of Carbon County, Pennsylvania are well-known as a Mecca for mountain biking and fall foliage. Lots of public land, flat trails, hilly trails, downhill trails – you name it and you can ride your bike on it right from town. Whether you’re a beginner, intermediate, advanced, or expert you’ll find your trail here and see the wonderful spectacle of the fall season.
Cross the 25-mile scenic bike trail through the Lehigh Gorge State Park off your bucket list during Fall! Follow the Lehigh River through patches of covered pathways and stretches of breathtaking scenery. The spectacular gorge that lends its name to this State Park slices through the Pocono Plateau for nearly 21 miles, creating a dramatic landscape of steep, hemlock and rhododendron covered slopes, rocky escarpments, and side streams that surge into waterfalls. The Lehigh Gorge Trail is open for biking. Wide tires are recommended. Bicycle rentals and shuttle service are available throughout the area from Pocono Bike Rental.