Mountain Biking


View our Hours of Operation Here

Please call 518-636-3699 Ext. 0 for a Reservation Specialist if you are unable to book online.

Come and explore West Mountain by bike. Take the West Express Chairlift to the top and let your wheels do the rest. View our Trails and Conditions here. Riders are welcome to bring their own bikes or rent from us. We offer Scott mountain bike rentals and protective gear packages that can be pre-reserved online here. Picnic lunches–packaged beautifully in an eco-friendly box and placed in a picnic basket, prepared daily by our in-house chef–can be added on to your bike tour here. Enjoy a relaxing picnic lunch on the mountain before, during or after your ride.

2024 Mountain Biking + Chairlift (All Day) Rates: $20 (12yrs and under), $30 (13yrs +)/Rentals and Add-On Picnic Lunch Details Below.

If you already have an RFID West Express Card, please RELOAD HERE using the WTP number located on the card.

For information on discounted group activities (class field trips, team building, birthday parties and more), please email All group reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance. We also offer boxed lunches for groups.

Bike & Hike Trails:

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Trails and Conditions 

Book in advance or Same day at ticket window. If renting, please book in advance.
Intermediate to advanced mountain bikers
All day access
Last Lift down is at 3:45pm
Present email confirmation at ticket window for access band

*Beginning in 22-23, we will be charging an RFID card fee. There will be an additional replacement fee if the card is lost, stolen, etc. Please make sure to have your RFID card on you to access the lift. RFID cards can be reloaded online at for future visits.

Summer 2024 Rentals Day Rental
Scott Spark Bike Rental$65 plus tax
Scott Voltage Bike Rental$70 plus tax
$75 plus tax$75 plus tax
Scott Scale Bike Rental$50 plus tax
Elbow Pads$10 plus tax
Knee/Shin Pads$15 plus tax
Goggles$8 plus tax
XC Helmet Rental$15 plus tax
Full-face Helmet Rental$25 plus tax
Protective Package*$40+tax
Damage Insurance$15
Late Fee$20

Picnic Add-On

All picnic lunches are prepared daily in-house by our executive chef. Pick up your packed picnic basket between 11am-2pm during the Fall Festival at the ticket window. Basket return is located at the front desk.

Boxed Lunch Menu Options (13+) $15 Add-On

  • Vegetable wrap (gluten free) – Peppers, Carrots, Cucumbers, Lettuce and Tomato with an herbed cream cheese or hummus
  • Turkey and Cheddar Sandwich – Roasted turkey, local cheddar, with lettuce and tomato
  • Honey Ham and Swiss Sandwich – Honey ham, local Swiss cheese, with lettuce and tomato
  • Roast beef and Cheddar Sandwich – Roast beef, aged cheddar with lettuce and tomato
  • Lunches come with a bag of chips, an apple, a large cookie and a bottled water
  • Additional beverages (soda and juice) and alcohol (wine, beer & spiked seltzer) can be purchased separately onsite.

Boxed Lunch Menu Options (12 and Under) $10 Add-On

  • PB&J – Strawberry jam with peanut butter
  • Turkey and Cheddar Sandwich – Roasted turkey, local cheddar
  • Honey Ham and Swiss Sandwich – Honey ham, local Swiss cheese
  • Roast beef and Cheddar Sandwich – Roast beef, local cheddar.
  • Lunches come with bag of chips and cookies, apple, and a bottled water
  • Additional beverages (soda and juice) can be purchased separately onsite.

Wine (or beer) and Charcuterie (21 and Over) $20 Add-On

  • Assortment of cheese
  • Assortment of sausage
  • Assortment of crackers
  • Assortment of grapes
  • A cookie
  • An apple
  • A small bottle of wine
  • A disposable glass
  • A bottled water


Since your well-being is at the heart of our concerns, several health measures are in place and we ask for your cooperation to meet the State of New York's recommendations as they are a priority. We remain attentive to developments and operations could vary rapidly depending on the situation.
Read more about our Mountain Safety initiatives here.