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Mountain Biking at Susquehannock State Forest

All state forest roads, haul roads, and most district trails are open to mountain biking.

The Billy Lewis Bike, Hike, XC Trail (PDF) contains 14 miles of designated bike trail, which originates at the district office.

The Denton Hill XC Trail (PDF) is adjacent to the Billy Lewis Trail and is also popular with mountain bikers. It provides more than 20 miles of trail riding opportunities.

Electric Bike (E-bike) Use

Class 1 E-bikes are permitted on approved mountain bike trails and roads, provided they meet all the following standards:

  1. Electric motor less than 750 watts
  2. Fully functional pedals
  3. Weight not exceeding 75 lbs.
  4. Maximum speed less than 20 mph
  5. Does not have capacity to be completely self-propelled (must be pedaled to engage electric motor)

Class 2 and 3 E-bikes are not permitted on approved mountain bike trails and roads in state forests.