Maine is well known by outdoors enthusiasts for having a little bit of everything, with lots of coastal views, mountains and remote woodland areas to explore.
Cyclists often sing the praises of the tame carriage roads in Acadia National Park, but Vacationland has plenty of singletrack for mountain bikers to enjoy.
You can find some fast rolling fun at Blackstrap Preserve in Falmouth or test your skills on some classic New England tech at Bradbury Mountain State Park. While you can find a little bit of everything in Maine, most trail systems will require a good amount of climbing but reward you with fun descents.
If you’re taking a trip to the Pine Tree State, here are five mountain biking spots to put on your “must ride” list.