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Fantastic trail - be prepared for the rolling hills!

Don’t let the thought of the hills deter you from this trail. A few of the bike shops in Ptown now... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Portsmouth, New Hampshire

I rode on a chilly, windy day and came away feeling inspired and peaceful despite the relentless... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
Austin, Texas
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“rolling hills”(4 reviews)
“beech forest”(7 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Race Point Road, Provincetown, MA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don’t let the thought of the hills deter you from this trail. A few of the bike shops in Ptown now have electric bikes you can rent if you have physical limitations or need a “boost” to get up those hills. We typically enjoy the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank NHtraveler4fun
Reviewed 30 October 2018

This was a beautiful bike path through many (many!!) rolling dunes. The landscape was remote and other worldly at times. Be aware, this is not an easy loop, I believe it's 7 miles which isn't too long for a bike but it's very very hilly....More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Susan M
Reviewed 27 October 2018

I rode on a chilly, windy day and came away feeling inspired and peaceful despite the relentless negativity in the world. The path was well-paved though I did skid a couple of times on some accumulated sand. There are curves and dips that would make...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lindafunderburg
Reviewed 15 September 2018

We were lucky to have bikes at our disposal at our B&B and we used them daily for these bike trails. 2 days we ended our bike ride with a swim in the ocean in 2 different spots. There are various trails and I recommend...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank DKD1209
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We loved these trails so much. It was great fun to ride around. Everything is beautiful and worth the experience.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bonnie B C
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We rented bikes and had a nice time. You had to street it to the trail from the shop, but otherwise it was a very nice ride along the trail but I would not want to do it in high winds of iffy weather,

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank vlcnyc21
Reviewed 28 July 2018

We had so much fun on this 8 mile loop. Mostly flat with some small short hills, enough to get a little work out. Quiet and peaceful with some great views. Changing area and restrooms in parking area, all located at the tip of the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank TishBV
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Take yourself to another place like no other. Remember this is Provincetown and there are dunes so many hills and valleys. It can be a workout be take your time and enjoy every moment. Provincetown has some of the best bike trails in the US....More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank servicefoodie
Reviewed 20 June 2018

you have to do this trail if you can! we paid for 5 hours and were done in 3, spending lots of time on beach etc. but had to get back to the ferry. Loved this most of all of our 10 days on the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank LizzyB01
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We took the family to P-town for a nice day trip and enjoyed a few hours of cycling along the beach. This isn't the flat rail trail type ride, but it does offer some of the best scenery you will ever experience. I love to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Bob C
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18 July 2018|
Response from PtownGirl | Reviewed this property |
You can park at the Beech Forest parking lot off Race Point Rd if driving. Otherwise, if coming from Ptown on bike, go to the car entrance of Herring Cove Beach, and follow the detour signs farther down the road. There's a... More
23 June 2018|
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Response from servicefoodie | Reviewed this property |
I LOVE Liz the owner of the Bike Shack on Shank Painter. I feel her bikes are the best in town. Tell her I told you. Enjoy the bikes and your travel on this GREAT TRAIL.
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5 June 2018|
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Response from travellingangie | Reviewed this property |
it can be done on bike or foot. When we did it, they had had rains that flooded out a part of the trail. This was not posted. So, we had to get creative in our going around the flooded parts which may have been difficult... More