Mountain Bike Trails

Fern Park

Location: Inlet South Shore Rd.
Distance: 25mi. (Multiple length loops)
Difficulty: Easy / Intermediate / Expert
Description: These trails are for adventurous bikers. Double and single-track trails loop up,
down and around Fern Mountain with lots of elevation change.

Old Forge Mountain Bike Trail system

Location: Between Old Forge & Eagle Bay
Distance: Up to100 miles (Multiple length loops)
Difficulty: Beginner / Intermediate
Description: These trails are mostly easy, flat and some small rolling hills with a few Steep Climbs. There is easy access directly from Old Forge or Eagle Bay. You can also get on the train in Thendara and they will take you to Carter Station in the middle of the trail system. There are a few single-track trails that shoot off the main trail system. These trails are a great family fun trail system.

Razorback Pond

Location: On the West side at the end of Twitchell Lake Road next to Twitchell Lake.
Distance: 1.9 miles
Difficulty:  Beginner / Intermediate
Description: Short one-way trip past Silver Lake and ending at Razorback Pond. Note: Trail crosses some private land.

Safford Pond

Location: Northern access is the Safford Pond Trailhead on Big Moose Road; Southern trailhead is on Rondaxe North Shore Road.
Distance: 4.5 miles
Difficulty: Beginner / Intermediate
Description:  This trail starts off by Rondaxe rd. as a Beginner trail and then past Stafford pond turns to more of an intermediate trail. Trip connects Big Moose Lake and Lake Rondaxe. (A 16.5-mile loop is possible using Rondaxe Rd., Rt. 28, and the Big Moose Road.)


Black Bear trail to Bug Lake & Morgan's Miles

Location: Inlet and Raquette Lake (Sagamore Road, 8th Lake Campground, Uncas Rd. Loop)
Distance: 7mi. / 14mi. / 22mi.
Difficulty: Beginner / intermediate
Description: Explore this turn of the century transportation route by mountain bike. This loop includes flat dirt roads that are appropriate for beginners as well as more challenging off road trails for the advanced rider. Ride a section of the trails or do a 14 or 22-mile loop.

Black Bear Mountain

Location: Inlet off of Rt. 28 or off of Uncas Road
Distance: 4.5 Miles.
Difficulty: Intermediate
Description: Near Black Bear Mt., trail narrows and is more difficult. At base of Mt., steep to ride but a short hike to summit. This is an excellent view of area lakes.

Seventh Lake Trail

Location:Seventh Lake Rd. in Inlet

Distance: 4.4 miles

Difficulty: Intermediate

Description: This trail is nice tight single track on fairly level terrain that goes past a couple of lean-to. The trail runs right along Seventh Lake so there are multiple places to swim.


Sucker Brook Bay Trail

Location: Raquette Lake via the Browns Tract/Uncas Road
Distance: 8.5 miles.  The loop around Lower Brown Tract Pond adds 2 miles
Difficulty: Beginner / Intermediate
Description: This is an easy ride passing by Upper and Lower Pond and then a final destination to Sucker Brook Bay on Raquette Lake There is a Intermediate / expert spur trail off the main trail that takes you back to Brown Tract Rd. There is also an unimproved road and trail around lower pond Access to the trail from Raquette Lake is via the Antlers Road to the Browns Tract Road. Access to the trail from Eagle Bay is the Uncas Road.

Dunning Hermitage Trail /Old Dump Rd.

Location: Inlet off of Uncas Rd. and the Black Bear Bug Lake trail and in Raquette Lake off of Dillon Rd. and the Old Dump Rd. Trail
Distance: 3.5-mile trail that can be linked to other routes making an 8mi. loop to a 30mi. loop 
Difficulty: Intermediate
Description: This trail is rolling terrain that leads you to the northern backside of Eighth Lake were you will find a lean-to overlooking the lake. You can link this trail to other trails to create multiple length loops

Moss, Bubb, & Sis Lake Loop

Location: Between Big Moose & Eagle Bay on Big Moose Rd.
Distance: 2.6 mi. or 11mi.
Difficulty: Beginner around Moss Lake, Intermediate / Expert Bubb & Sis Lake
Description: The trail around Moss Lake is gentle rolling double track hills. Take the spur trail to Bubb & Sis Lake, nice single track, mostly intermediate and a nice expert section at the end. You can create a larger loop-using trail 5 along Rt. 28 and Big Moose Rd. back to Moss Lake. This is fast and fun.

Beaver Lake

Location: Moose River Recreation Area /Otter Brook Rd.
Distance: 4.3 miles
Difficulty: Beginner
Description: This is a great place for the whole family with easy rolling terrain. This trail is an old roadbed that ends at Beaver Lake.


Mitchell Pond

Location: Moose River Recreation Area / Otter Brook Rd.

Distance: 4 miles

Difficulty: Beginner

Description: This is a great place for the whole family with easy rolling terrain. This trail is an old roadbed that ends at Mitchell Pond. At 1.8 miles down the trail there is an Intermediate / expert section that will turn this trail into a loop using the dirt road, but to be warned there is a difficult beaver dam crossing.

Sly Pond Crossover Trail
Location: Moose River Rd. Otter Brook Rd. Moose River Plains
Distance: 9.5-mile loop
Difficulty: Beginner / Intermediate
Description: The Sly Pond Crossover Trail is a 3 mile long trail that can be connected to Moose River Rd. and Otter Brook make a 9.5-mile loop. On the Moose River Side you have to wade across the Moose River. There is also a 5.4-mile side trail to Sly Pond, one of the highest bodies of water in the region.

Limekiln Lake

Location:Limekiln Lake Campsite Limekiln Lake Rd.

Distance: 3 to over 20 mile loop

Difficulty: Beginner / Intermediate / Expert

Description: These are double and single-track trails that connect to Fern Park. There may be a few wet sections that you may have to walk through. These trails are also connected to Third Lake trail off ofSouth Shore Rd.

Limekiln Lake East Shore Path

Location: 3 miles down on the right side of Moose River Rd.

Distance: 5.4

Difficulty: Beginner / Intermediate

Description: This trail gives access to the shores of Limekiln Lake, but dead ends on private property on the east shore were you must turn around.


Cedar River Flow

Location:Moose River Recreation Area between Inlet /Indian Lake
Distance: 10 mi. loop
Difficulty: Intermediate  / Expert