Northern Michigan Biking Articles

E-Bike Guide: Where to Rent E-Bikes Across Northern Michigan

Looking to level up your biking game? With summer quickly approaching here are our favorite spots to rent e-bikes in Northern Michigan + related...

Lakes & Trails to Explore at Sand Lakes Quiet Area

Surround yourself with gorgeous Northern Michigan scenery while taking a peaceful hike just a short drive from Traverse City. From wildflower spring...

Ashlyn’s Picks: 7 Festivals & Events Taking Place This Weekend

From Suttons Bay to Michigan’s Upper Peninsula there’s plenty of fun to be had this weekend in Northern Michigan. Check out these 7 winter festivals...

Pre-Riding the Iceman Course is a Fall Rite of Passage

You’ve probably heard of the Iceman Cometh Challenge— the biggest mountain bike race in Northern Michigan, running 30 miles through the Pere...

The 4 Best Sleeping Bear Bike Rides, According to a Pro Cyclist

We’ve got untold miles of single-track and roadie paradise for bikers in Northern Michigan, but these four in the Sleeping Bear Dunes National...

Bike 30+ Miles of Trails at Glacial Hills Pathway in Bellaire

Extend your summer mountain biking this fall in Northern Michigan with a trip along a forested Bellaire pathway. This article first appeared in...

Wheels & Ideas: 16 Years of Fixing Bikes and Changing Lives

Don Cunkle has spent the last 16 years fixing bikes and changing lives, one gear at a time through the Recycle-a-Bicycle Program in partnership with...

Biking Lake Charlevoix in 2 Days: Insider Tips & Must-Stop Spots

In and around the lake! A 53-mile bike route around Lake Charlevoix yields the perfect loop for scenic beauty and small-town charm. Here are the...


Find a Bike Trail or Route

Traverse City is a Biking Paradise

Biking Mackinac Island

Benzie is a Biker's Haven Pavement to Forest

M-22's Myers Brothers' Tips on Mountain Biking Mackinac Island

Biking Drummond Island

Mountain Bike Trails at Traverse City's Grand Traverse Commons

Biking the Boyne Highlands Region

10 Northern Michigan Mountain Bike Trails for Summer

10 Best Leelanau Bike Routes

Bike to Leelanau Vineyards

Explore Copper Harbor Bike Trails

A Town-To-Town Getaway on the Little Traverse Wheelway

Biking on Beaver Island (with a Lighthouse Reward)

Michigan Is a Bike Trails State: Resources, Maps and More

Winter Fat Tire Biking

Fat Tire Biking in Winter on Mackinac Island...and More Fun!

Fat Tire Biking in the Upper Peninsula

Fat Tire Trails, Rentals and More

Fat Tire Biking on Clear Ice

Northern Michigan Biking Videos

The North’s Biking People

The Unstoppable Ty Schmidt of Norte

Fat Tire Biker on Fire

Getting to Northern Michigan