Rails to Trails

Rails to Trails provides an excellent opportunity for off-road riding at a casual pace.  Pennsylvaia is home to 183 Rails to Trails across the state.

Easy Pace Rails to Trails Rides

Thursdays – Easy pace rails to trails ride on the Ghost Town Trail or Great Allegheny Passage. Great for beginners or anyone who just wants an evening of casual riding. Departure times vary from 5:00-6:00 PM, May through August, weather permitting. Total distance 15-20 miles, pace determined by participants. After-ride stop at local eatery or pub, dependent on location/group interest.

Intermediate Rails to Trails Ride

Mondays – Intermediate rails to trails ride on the Ghost Town Trail or Great Allegheny Passage. ~20 miles at a 10-12 mph pace, weather permitting. 5:00 or 5:30 start – exact time and trailhead via LHORBA email. Food and beverages at a local restaurant/tavern after the ride.

Join the club and ride with others who enjoy this great outdoor fun!  

Here are a few of our favorite trails:

Ghost Town Trail

Great Allegheny Passage

Hoodlebug Trail

Lower Trail

Staple Bend Tunnel Trail

West Penn Trail

James Mayer Riverwalk


Rails to Trails Conservancy is a nonprofit organization dedicated to creating a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors to build healthier places for healthier people.

Rails to Trails Contacts

Key Persons Coordinator
Paul Godish
[email protected]

Key Contacts
Cora Pastovic
[email protected]

Deb Hilands
[email protected]



2023 Schedule

Quemahoning Picnic – Sunday, June 4th
Blue Knob Picnic – Sunday, July 9th
Yellow Creek Picnic – Sunday, August 13th
PORC/LHORBA Ride – Sunday, October 15
Full Calendar

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Join a group of other bike junkies and raise the fun bar!  LHORBA is a great example of what bike clubs can and should be.  It's full of bike-loving, fun, enthusiastic, happy people wanting to connect with other club members on fun-filled rides.  When you join LHORBA, you become a part of the area's premier cycling organization with access to events, information, and a network of like-minded cylists.