Grab your bike (or rent one) for a ride around the county – either on the country backroads or on one of our established bike trails. Our trails are well suited for both casual and experienced riders, and vary in distance. You’ll wind along the river, bike through lush green farmlands, and enjoy the fresh countryside air as it fills your lungs. Find more information on five great trails for your next biking adventure:
- Conestoga Greenway Trail (1.3 miles)
- Conewago Recreation Trail (5.1 miles)
- Enola Low Grade Trail (27.6 miles)
- Lancaster Junction Recreation Trail (2.33 miles)
- Warwick to Ephrata Rail Trail (6-7 miles)
- Northwest Lancaster County River Trail (14 miles)
Offering both self-guided and guided bike tours, Intercourse Bike Works has routes designed for all skill levels, including novice and advanced riders. Not only do they have a variety of tours, but they also sell, service and rent bikes.
Looking to create your own route? Order the Lancaster County Bike Tour Map here.
Hiking and Parks
Be sure to pack your sneakers or hiking boots – adventures await in Lancaster, PA, full of great scenery and beautiful vistas.
Susquehanna Heritage is a robust resource for parks, trails and scenic overlooks along the Susquehanna River. For even more trail maps and hiking options, be sure to stop by the Columbia Crossings Visitors Center before hitting the open trail.
Lancaster County’s parks and preserves also offer trails to enjoy that are suitable for both beginners and families with smaller children, and more experience hikers.
When you’re out and about, whether hiking or biking, be sure to snap a picture or two and share using #DiscoverLancaster!
Julius Sturgis Pretzel Bakery
Tour the original bakery, get a hands-on lesson in pretzel twisting, and taste the results of 150+ years of pretzel baking heritage.find out more
Aaron & Jessica's Buggy Rides
Ride like the Amish do through all-Amish areas. Ask about our private rides! Open 7 days a week. Hours: Monday-Saturday: 9:30AM-5PM & Sunday: 10AM-4PMfind out more