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Biking on Mount Dessert Island
For comprehensive and descriptive listings of MDI's best road rides, carriage road rides, and combination rides, pick up this handy pocket guide by Audrey Minutolo.

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red trekBar Harbor, Mount Desert Island and Acadia National Park offer visitors a wide variety of cycling opportunities. The Park's 35,000 acres include 57 miles of well marked, car free, gravel carriage roads. Weave your way through cool evergreen forests, around crystal clear lakes,across handsome granite bridges, and past lush wetlands.

Cruise the Park Loop road-20 smooth paved miles along Maine's majestic,rocky coast. Stop and enjoy Sand Beach. Experience Thunder Hole. The views are unforgettable. We offer several types of rentals. From our most popular; recreational bicycles, perfect for the carriage roads and around town, to road bikes, best for a ride round the Park Loop Road or a more challenging ride up Cadillac.

All bicycles have water bottle cages, and include helmet, lock, map andexpert advice. We replace our fleet every year. For more information and prices, see the listings below.

This bike is for the cyclist looking for comfort. It comes with more rise to the handlebars, a wider softer saddle, easy to use 24-speed gearing system. An example of recreational rentals is the Trek 4300.

Equipped with platform pedals

Full Day Til Close $25.00
Up to 4 Hours $19.00
high performance

This bike is for the cyclist looking for that more aggressive fit and function. It has a lightweight frame, suspension fork, a 24 speed gearing system, and toeclips. An example of high performance rentals is the Gary Fisher Tassajara

Toe clips and straps are included. If you bring your own pedals and shoes we will install them for you

Full Day Til Close $31.00
Up to 4 Hours $24.00

This bike is for the rider that wants to feel what cutting edge technology is all about. This is the latest in full suspension technology, and the wave of the future in Mountain Biking. An example of full suspension rentals is the Trek Fuel 70.

Toe clips and straps are included. If you bring your own pedals and shoes we will install them for you

Full Day Til Close $50.00
Up to 4 Hours NA

If you're the type of person that's looking to ride the Park Loop Road or climb Cadillac Mountain, a lightweight, aluminum road bike is probably the right choice for you. An example of our road bike rental is the Specialized Allez.

Toe clips and straps are included. If you bring your own pedals and shoes we will install them for you

Full Day Til Close $35.00
tandem rental
 
This bike is an ideal bike for a couple looking to enjoy cycling in Acadia together. These are hybrid tandems, lightweight enough to enjoy the Park Loop Road, yet strong and stable enough to ride on gravel, the surface of the Carriage Road system. An example of our tandem rental is the Trek T900.
Full Day Til Close $50.00
  childrens rentals
 
We have an assortment of products that will fit the needs of any size child. Mini Mountain Bikes, BMX Bikes, 24" wheel, 20" wheel and 16" wheel are all available.
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  addiitional rental gear
 

Tagalongs
Full Day til Close
$16 day on our rental-
$19 on customer's bike
 

Child Trailers
For children over 1
Full Day til Close
$19 day on our rental-
$21 on customer's bike

Jogger strollers
Full Day til Close
$17 single
$24 twinner

Child Bike Seat
For children over 1 up to 40 lbs. and 40"
$7 day. On our bikes only.
Car Rack
$12 day
 
25% Discount 5 days or more
 
 

Gel Seat
  $3.00
Rack Pack
$6.00
Panniers
  $12.00
Helmet only (included with rentals)
  $5.00
Car Rack
$12.00
2" Hitch Rack
  $17.00
5-Bike Hitch Rack
  $22.00
Child Bike Seat
(over 1 yr, up to 40 lb/40in our bike only)

  $7.00
 
 

25% Discount 5 days or more


 
 
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