Bicycle Vacations in Kentucky
Find prime Kentucky mountain bike trails and road cycling routes
Biking is becoming one of the fastest-growing activities in the country and Kentucky mountain bike
trails and road cycling
routes are becoming a destination for travelers seeking top-notch bicycle vacations.
Kentucky mountain bike trails in the Land Between the Lakes and Daniel Boone National Forest provide bicycle adventures that cater to all skill levels and varieties of riding, from recreational beginners to world-class competitors to adventurous types on long-haul tours. There are also featured mountain bike trails at Mammoth Cave National Park, and the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area features five mountain bike trails that have received "epic" designation from the International Mountain Bicycling Association Association – a sure sign of memorable bicycle adventures to be had. Kentucky also offers thousands of miles of scenic roads for a leisurely cycling tour or training for a national title. Secondary roads around the London area have made the Redbud Ride one of the most popular cycling events in the region. The Legacy Trail in Lexington attracts a number of riders in central Kentucky, and numerous scenic towns in the Bluegrass Region are perfect for a cycling day trip.
With dozens of amateur and professional competitions
, as well as other organized rides, Kentucky is a great place for seriously fun bicycle vacations regardless of skill level.
Bicycle travel is a fun and frugal way to take in the sights around the Bluegrass State–view the route and trail listings below to learn more about our cycling destinations and trips. Start planning a bicycle vacation in Kentucky today!
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2300 acre mountain reservoir, fish for a number of species including: bass, crappie, blulegill, and catfish, full service marina, 47 campsites, 18-hole golf course, 20+ miles ...
15 mile linear park, open to hikers & cyclists.
1,053 acre park, 10,00 acre lake, fishing for a variety of species, trails for multi-use, 99 campsites, guided horse rides, marina with boat/jet ski rentals
1.5 mile hiking trail, approx. 10 miles of mountain bike trails, sports facilities, archery range, 18 hole golf course
16500 acre forest and arboretum with hiking, biking, fishing (Lake Nevin Only) geo hiking, plants that are tagged and identifiable.
Paddling with rapids up to class IV-V depending on season, 180+ miles of horse trails, overnight boarding and stalls for horses, IMBA "Epic" designated mountain bike trails, f...
Elkhorn City, KY
4,600 acre park, 25 miles hiking trails, 12 miles of mountain biking trails, equine trails and private stable located in park, 60+ geocaches, paddling adventure on Russell For...
Olive Hill, KY
Guided Cave Tours, 45 acre Smokey Lake, guided canoe trips, fishing for a variety of species, rock climbing & rappelling, 89 campsites ranging from primitive to developed, 8 s...
389 acres, 8 mile mountain bike trail, 2.4 mile Scenic Loop Trail, archery range, FINs fishing lake, 9 hole golf course, sports facilities
3398 acre park, 27,700 acre lake, fish for: 5 species of bass, crappie, muskie, trout, walleye, catfish and bream, spearfish for rough fish, 15 miles of multi-use trails, boat...
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