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Blue Mountain Sports & Wear

34 Susquehanna St, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229-1948
+1 570-325-4421
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15 mile bike ride

We drove to Jim Thorpe with the intention of using a different company for renting bikes and taking... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
via mobile
great service and bikes

We had a wonderful experience as usual dealing with the staff here. The bikes were exceedingly... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Lynn G
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Mountain Bike Rentals We rent top quality, well maintained mountain bikes from Specialized. Our fleet includes just the right bike for you ... choose from 24-speed, front suspension, kids, and "comfort" styles. There are many trails to choose from. Family style rails-to-trails along The Lehigh Gorge to the technical single-track and descent of Twin Peaks. Shuttle Services Let us take the hard work out of biking. Our shuttle service can drop you off at the top of the trail where you will ride along a gentle downhill back to our shop. Shuttles are provided to The Lehigh Gorge (15,25 or 35 miles) and The Switchback Trail (9 miles), which passes right by Mauch Chunk Lake. For your safety, our experienced shuttle drivers will give a bike clinic before you embark on your ride. Kayaking on the Lehigh River - Start your trip across the street using "Sit on Top Kayaks" 12:00 and be picked up in Bowmanstown 4:30 - 5:00 for return trip to Jim Thorpe. $59.99 per person (minimum 2) includes: boat, paddle, vest, helmet, and water proof cell phone container. Please be here by Noon.
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34 Susquehanna St, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229-1948
+1 570-325-4421
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We drove to Jim Thorpe with the intention of using a different company for renting bikes and taking a shuttle to Rockport for our ride but we ended up at Blue Mountain and were very pleased. The people who set us up with equipment were...More

Thank WeBvacations
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We had a wonderful experience as usual dealing with the staff here. The bikes were exceedingly comfortable and I had not been on a bike in over a year.

Thank Lynn G
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Every year I bring my mountain bike here for a tune up. Great service. Reasonable prices. Super cool merchandise.

Thank smithpatrick2017
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Many thanks to Nicole, Tom and Philly Steve for a great two days. We had our own bikes and used Bkue Mountain for the shuttle to the start of both rides. Both are different and recommend each. If you are overnighting recommend the shorter and...More

Thank F0urPs
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

I did the 25 mile bike ride from New Haven back into Jim Thorpe. The bike rental process was easy and straightforward. Since I forgot my biking shorts, I rented a "comfort bike" with more cushioned seats. You don't really need much more for the...More

2  Thank jinijini
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We had a great time on our ride from White Haven to Jim Thorpe. The people at blue mountain sports are very friendly and knowledgeable. They took the time to make sure that we had the right size bikes (We're tall), water and helmets and...More

1  Thank wolfejdc
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Great place to rent bikes or buy or getting gear for just about anything. The young lady was very helpful, (she needed help) doing three things at once. She made sure we were satisfied with the purchases we made and answered every question.

Thank Ralph B
Reviewed 5 July 2016

I had the ten o'clock shuttle to White Haven cancelled out from under me. To add insult to injury, I was informed that the shuttle could be reinstated if I paid a double fare. I graciously declined the offer and caught the next shuttle with...More

Thank EZPassCangedMyLife
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

We had our own bicycles and decided to ride the fifteen mile trail. The shuttle was clean, comfortable and cool. The driver was very pleasant. Initially, we wanted to try the 9-mile switchback, but really were unsure of the difficulty. We certainly are not "mountain"...More

Thank 238wendyg
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I last minute booked a shuttle for the 9 mile switchback biking trail. It was the last shuttle of the day and we ended up being the only people on our shuttle. The staff was nice but not very informative. We asked...More

Thank Aubrey N
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