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Address: 34 Susquehanna St, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229-1948
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+1 570-325-4421
09:00 - 19:00
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Sun - Thu 09:00 - 17:00
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 19:00

Mountain Bike Rentals We rent top quality, well maintained mountain bikes...

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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great service and bikes

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.

Reviewed 3 days ago
Lynn G
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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
Lehighton, Pennsylvania
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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
Princeton, New Jersey
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54 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
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 downhill swithback and then the Leigh Gorge trail the next day. Will do it again... More 

Thank F0urPs
New York City, New York
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22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
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 Lehigh gorge ride. The ride is mostly flat or downhill and no bumps along the... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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20 reviews
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Reviewed 12 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 made the shuttle ride up to White Haven a pleasure. The bikes were all is... More 

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United States
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32 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 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
Millstone, New Jersey
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18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
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 Pocono Biking, which is just across the street. By the way, at no time was... More 

Thank EZPassCangedMyLife
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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" bikers, but we are used to riding. One staff member said it would be easy... More 

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Reviewed 20 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 about the trail and the difficulty but sort of had to pry for detailed answers.... More 

Thank Aubrey N
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Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Working with thejtx.com and Blue mountain made our weekend trip adventurous and well planned. I left all of the details up to them. They are very friendly and knowledgeable about the sport and the area.

1 Thank Jessica D

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