Get out and Ride!
See suggested rides listed below.
These and many other models are in stock at Martins Bike Shop. Stop in today for a free test ride.
Defy 1 Disc
Built on a frame made with lightweight ALUXX SL aluminum and proven Defy endurance geometry, the Defy Disc is a versatile choice for everyday road rides or long weekend adventures. Now featuring disc-brake technology for added control, plus the D-Fuse seatpost to smooth out the ride, it’s a well-mannered machine even on less-than-perfect roads.
Talon 27.5 4
Giant’s innovative new 27.5-inch wheel technology. Low maintenance hydraulic disc brakes. Lockout suspension fork. Beginning price for pro off road.
Trance ADV 1 Comp
The lightweight chassis is made with an Advanced-grade composite mainframe that features an updated Maestro Suspension system. You get 140mm of rear suspension travel and 150mm up front, all purpose-built for 27.5 wheels with clearance for 2.6 tires. New this year is wider Boost hub spacing (110 front/148 rear), which results in stiffer wheels for added control on rough trails.
Custom built on the Giants popular X-Road platform, the Roam Comfort+ has three main upgraded features: comfort seat, rear suspension seat post, and slightly higher handle bar position. The Roam Comfort+ is a Martins Bike Shop exclusive.
Custom built on the Giants popular X-Road platform the Rove Comfort+ has three main upgraded features: comfort seat, rear suspension seat post, and slightly higher handle bar position. The Rove Comfort+ is a Martins Bike Shop exclusive.
Avail SL 1 Disc
The Avail, built specifically for women riders, is a versatile performer for all types of road adventures. From short training rides to long days in the saddle, its comfortable endurance positioning and easy handling keep you in control. Shimano 105 drivetrain.
Defy Advanced 2
Endurance positioning, Defy Advanced gives you a lightweight, smooth riding feel that makes the road disappear. Now with Disc Brakes! Advanced-grade composite frame with D-Fuse composite seatpost and Shimano 105 11-speed shifting.
With an agile aluminum frame featuring geometry that’s designed specifically for women—plus 27.5 wheels that combine speed, efficiency and control—Tempt can take you from tame dirt trails to a more challenging singletrack.
Places to Ride
Wherever you happen to live, there are close by places to ride your bike. Here is a list of our favorite local bike rides. Pick one and do it!
Covered Bridge Metric Century
Start at Landis Valley Museum
Ideal Bike Type: Road or Hybrid
Distance: 61 mile loop.
This is a great all day ride around Lancaster county. You will encounter farmland, covered bridges, and gentle hills. This Ride is called "best in PA" by Bicycling Magazine
More Info & Website: This ride is clearly marked on the Lancaster Co. Bike Map for sale at Martins Bike Shop. An online map is available on the Map My Ride Website.
Other on road bike rides you might enjoy:
Links will take you to Lancaster Bike Club scenic tours page
Blue Marsh Lake Loop
Start at Blue Marsh Lake-State Hill Boat Launch
Ideal Bike Type: Mountain Bike
Distance: 30 mile loop.
The best thing about this trail is the variety of riding types and the constant change of scenery. You don’t need to ride the whole loop. We have often rode a few miles then circled back to the parking area. Have fun trying out the different sections of the trail.
More Info & Website: Information about the multi-use trail is available at the official website
Other mountain bike rides you might enjoy:
Links will take you to google search results for the names of these rides
Lebanon Valley & Conewago Rail Trail
Lebanon and Northern Lancaster Counties
Ideal Bike Type: Hybrid or Mountain
Distance: 20 miles.
Rail-to Trails are great places to ride. They have very few hills and a hard packed riding surface. These two trails join on the Lancaster/Lebanon County line. Elizabethtown, Mt. Gretna, Cornwall, and Lebanon City are a few of the areas you can choose to ride through.
More Info & Website: Conewago Recreation Trail Website and Lebanon Valley Rail Trail Website
Other rail trail bike rides you might enjoy:
All these trails are in the book Pennsylvania's Bicycle Trails by American Bike Trails, on sale at Martins Bike Shop.
- Pine Creek Trail
- Thun Trail
- Heritage Rail Trail
More Great Rides
Want to explore more great rides? Visit our store to purchase official bike trail guides.