Winter fat tire bike rentals and trails in Maine

1aaFat tire biking is becoming more and more popular among outdoor enthusiasts and adventurers, and is a fast growing activity in Maine.  It’s a great way to see the backcountry and get some healthy exercise in the process.  For those of you who don’t know much about fat bikes, it’s exactly what you would imagine- a bike with fat tires.  The larger-sized tires make it much easier to gain traction on softer terrain like snow and sand, making them a perfect option for year-round cycling.  If you’re interested in trying out a fat bike, below are some places in Maine that rent the bikes.  Most are near trails, and if they aren’t we’ve also listed a bunch of trails that are great for fat tire biking.

Rentals

127 Marginal Way, Portland
207-878-8741
23 Skiway Road, Newry
207-824-0348
21 Broad St, Bethel
207-824-6276

996 Sabattus Street, Lewiston
207-241-3233
65 Cove Street, Portland
207-774-2933
693 Congress Street, Portland
207-773-1700
247 Main Street, Saco
207-283-2453
88 Union Street, Brunswick
207-725-1100
481 Main Street, Rockland
207-701-5100

Trails

THE HIGHLANDS:

Orono Land Trust
Colburn Drive, Orono

Newman & Bangor Hills
Taylor Road, Orono

Perch Pond
Kirkland Road, Old Town

Bangor City Forest
Tripp Drive, Bangor

Marsh Island
169 Gillman Falls Avenue, Old Town

Dedham Trails
1 Bangor Road, Dedham

University of Maine Trails, Orono
22 Hilltop Road, Orono

DOWNEAST & ACADIA

Hothole Valley – Wildlands
1514 Acadia Highway, Orland

THE MIDCOAST

Camden Hills State Park
280 Belfast Road, Camden

Camden Snow Bowl
20 Barnestown Road, Camden

KENNEBEC VALLEY

Bond Brook
1 Tall Pines Way, Augusta

Hallowell Reservoir
1 Reservoir Road, Hallowell

Pine Ridge/Inland Woods
4 Norman Street, Waterville

Androscoggin Riverlands State Park
1005 Center Bridge Road, Turner

Allen-Whitney Memorial Forest
92 Scribner Road, Manchester

Quarry Road Recreation Area
99 Quarry Road, Waterville

1aLAKES & MOUNTAINS

Mount Apatite
98 Small Road, Auburn

Range Ponds State Park
State Park Road, Poland

Highwater Trail Loop
State Road 113, Bethel

Narrow Gauge Pathway
3209 Carrabassett Drive, Carrabassett Valley

Carrabassett Valley Overview
5092 Access Road, Carrabassett

Pineland Farms
15 Farm View Road, New Gloucester

Maine Huts & Trails
1001-1005 Houston Brook Road, Carrabassett Valley

SOUTH & CASCO BAY

Presumpscot River Trails
189 Summit Street, Portland

Bradbury Mountain State Park
528 Hallowell Road, Pownal

Mt. Agamenticus
385 Mountain Road, York

Portland Area Riding
305 Commercial Street, Portland

Cape Elizabeth
1000 Shore Road, Cape Elizabeth

Blackstrap Preserve
Blackstrap Road, Falmouth

Yarmouth West Side Trail
Tyler Drive, Yarmouth

Edmund L. Smith Preserve
76 Guinea Road, Kennebunkport

Blackstrap Hill Community Forest
1 Babbidge Road, Falmouth

Clifford Park
1 Parent Avenue, Biddeford

Hadlock Community Forest
88 Hadlock Road, Falmouth

Libby Hill Forest
50 Libby Hill Road, Gray

Lowell Preserve
47 Falmouth Road, Windham

Angela enjoys exploring the many beautiful and unique natural places in Maine and sharing her outdoor experiences with others.When not out exploring Maine woods, trails, mountains and waterways Angela can be found plotting and planning her next adventure or buying another backpack.(Because you can never have too many).

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