Bike Tours

Terrapin Adventures offers a variety of Bike Tours and Bike Rentals. Our Bike Tours are geared to beginners and those with moderate experience doing outdoor activity.

Bike Rental

Terrapin Adventure rents comfortable mountain bikes with front shocks, comfortable seats, and high-quality components.

All guests are required to wear helmets (which we supply) when using our bikes.

Before you ride off, we’ll teach you the basics of bike riding including shifting gears, braking safely, and rules of the road.

Cost: $39 for a 4-hour rental | $69 for a full day (8 hrs).
** Refundable security deposit of $400 per bike required. **
Minimum Age Requirement: 8 years old, 5-feet tall
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Enjoy a 12-mile ride following the Little Patuxent River when you ride our comfortable mountain bikes on paved & gravel paths. We’ll teach you about the area’s history and might see wildlife! We arrive at beautiful Lake Elkhorn to enjoy the sites and sounds of the local landmark.

We take a break before heading back to to Rams Head Tavern to celebrate with a beer or wine sampler and tasty entree.

Cost: $89/person
** Refundable security deposit of $400 per bike required. **
Number of Participants: 4-10*
Length of Tour: 3 Hours
Minimum Age Requirement: 21 years old, 5-feet tall*Subject to cancellation if the minimum number of participants — 4 participants — is not met.
Call us at 301-725-1313 to plan a private Bike & Brew/Wine Tour with four or more participants!

Terrapin Adventures provides:
– Personally fitted bike & helmet
– Food, drinks & water bottle
– Knowledgeable and engaging tour guide

Before Your Tour

Key Information

Reserve Your Spot: We highly recommend booking online or calling to plan your bike tour as we can’t guarantee walk-ins.

Check-In: You will check-in at the Terrapin Adventures office in Savage, MD.

Waivers: Everyone must complete a Waiver.


What to Wear/Bring

For the Bike Trip: Comfortable clothing and closed toed shoes. Please bring a water bottle and sunscreen.

Tip Your Guides: Finally…cash! Your guides work very hard to ensure your enjoyment and safety while on the water. A 10-20% tip is quite standard in the recreation industry.

Inclement Weather Policy

We will not run your biking trip if we experience thunder or lightning or extremely high winds. We may operate the tour in the rain. Unsure? Give us a call at 301-725-1313!

In the event of inclement weather — such as lightning, thunder, or high winds — we will work with you to reschedule your event.

Cancellation Policy

More than 7 days before your event = no cost

7 days or less from your event = we will provide a Rain Check (good for 6 months from the originally scheduled date).

Visit Us:

We recommend that you type “Terrapin Adventures” into Waze or Google Maps.

Address: 8600 Foundry Street
New Weave Building #50
Savage, MD 20763
Call: 301-725-1313