Cycle your way from the hiker/biker friendly town of Cold Spring back towards the ever bustling NYC. You’ll cross the Hudson to travel through the edge of Bear Mountain State Park, follow along the Hudson on a non-motorized vehicle path (a few miles of hard packed dirt) and enter into New Jersey to cross the GWB back into NYC. Alternate route that's a few miles longer but eliminates the beautiful dirt section in case of rain either ride day or the day before.
Average speed: 14-16 mphs on flat. Road bikes recommended, wider tires may help for the few miles of... more