Where to Go on Your Ithaca Bike Rental



Where to Go on Your Ithaca Bike Rental

Summer is right around the corner, and exploring Ithaca on wheels is a fantastic way to experience all the Finger Lakes has to offer. Reserve an Ithaca bike rental, or bring your own and discover the diversity of mountain, mixed terrain, paved, and road biking trails near La Tourelle. Our 70-acre resort offers the perfect setting for your Ithaca adventures with direct access to the Buttermilk Falls State Park trail system. Grab your helmet and get ready to spend your summer biking through the Finger Lakes!

Ithaca Bike Rentals

Don’t want to travel with your bike in tow? No problem! Book your Ithaca bike rental with one of these local outfitters: 

Ithaca Bike Trails

Whether you are looking for an easy way to get around town or are interested in adrenaline-pumping mountain bike trails, there is something for everyone to explore:

Ithaca Mountain Biking

Approximately 20 minutes from Ithaca, you will find fantastic mountain biking trails at Shindagin Hollow State Forest. Explore 20 miles of trails travelling past steep slopes, fast descents, switchbacks, and berms.

Paved Bike Paths

Take a leisurely ride on the paved trails around Ithaca. The Cayuga Waterfront Trail offers eight miles of multi-use trails from Stewart Park to Treman Marina. This is a scenic route to access many of our popular attractions in town, like local theatres and the farmers market. 

Mixed Terrain

Ride the stone and dirt paths of the mixed terrain trails near Ithaca. The Black Diamond Trail is an eight-mile route from Taughannock Falls State Park to Cass Park. Bike past a variety of landscapes, from forests to farmland and waterfalls. You can also bike the fourteen-mile Dryden Rail Trail that is in the process of linking Dryden to Ithaca. 

Road Biking

If you are interested in road biking, you can explore the 87-mile Cayuga Lake Scenic Byway loop. This route winds past rolling hills, scenic vineyards, and cascading waterfalls. Browse Wineries Along the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail and make a pit stop at one of our award-winning wineries!

Plan Your Finger Lakes Summer Getaway

After exploring the great outdoors on your Ithaca bike rental, return to La Tourelle for some much-needed relaxation. Treat yourself to a revitalizing spa treatment or refuel with a delectable dinner at The Bistro. Then unwind in our cozy Finger Lakes accommodations overlooking beautiful lawns, fields, forests, gardens, and ponds. Discover our special offers throughout the year, and plan your Ithaca summer getaway today!