Pocono Bike Rentals VIP Lehigh Gorge Trail, D&L Black Diamond Trail and Custom Jim Thorpe to White Haven bike shuttle service is unlike any other. We operate 7 days a week 365 days a year however ADVANCE RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED for all our White Haven Bike Shuttle Services. We use VIP Dodge Grand Caravan shuttle vans (not school buses with long bike loading and unloading waits and travel times). We have professional, knowledgeable drivers offering personalized care and attention. Our bikes are state of the art and so is our transport vehicle as it is equipped with a 7 disc DVD/CD, Bluetooth media array and power charging stations for most cell phone models. We are licensed by the DCNR (PA Department of Conservation of Natural Resources) to pick up and transport bikers in and out of the Lehigh Gorge State Park. We are also a proud member of the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau.
The Pocono Bike Shuttle can take you to the new Black Diamond Trailhead located in Glen Summit, it leaves from our White Haven location at 10:00 AM Daily (advanced reservation required), for a 10 mile easy downhill ride through beautiful forests, streams and a lake with benches and tables along the way for picnicking. Or you can leave from the White Haven location and go down the famous Lehigh Gorge Rail Trail ending in Rockport for a return VIP bike shuttle at the 10 mile mark, or continuing on towards the famous Glen Onoko Falls and ending in Jim Thorpe 26 miles away for a return VIP bike shuttle daily at 5:00 PM (advanced reservations required).
White Haven Bike Shuttles – Times and Locations:
- 9:00, 11:00 AM – MIDWEEK – Custom VIP Shuttle from Jim Thorpe to White Haven, 26 Mile Lehigh Gorge Trail Marathon Experience, ONLY $20 ($25 with your own bike.)
OR add on another 10 miles for just $10 more, dropping you off at the D&L Black Diamond Trail Access in Glen Summit, PA for 36 miles of Pocono Mountain Biking Fun! Advance reservations required, call for availability. (2 person min.) PROMPT departure within 10 minutes of arrival.
- 10:00 AM White Haven to Glen Summit, Black Diamond Trailhead 10:15 am drop off ONLY $10 ($15 with your own bike.)
This is a shuttle from White Haven 10 miles north to the new D & L Black Diamond Trail in Glen Summit. The extremely well maintained trail surface with forest landscapes and amazing views along with a lake, benches and tables for picnicking offers everyone a great first introduction to the Poconos Mountain Biking Scene. To get the full effect of Pocono mountain biking go early! PROMPT departure within 10 minutes of arrival.
- 12:30-1:30-2:30-3:30 PM from Rockport back to White Haven, Pickup is in the Rockport designated parking area. ONLY $10 ($15 without a Bike Rental from us.) Please call to check availability. (2 person min.) PROMPT departure within 10 minutes of arrival.
Starting your day from our shop in White Haven sometime before 10am you can then make the 12:30pm shuttle. This allows for a 2 hour and 30 minute window which you can take breaks for pictures, food, sightseeing etc. You will be biking downhill on a 2-4% grade the entire way to Rockport and it is an amazing experience like no other bike ride in the world. Historical/educational value markers along the way will teach you about the rich local mining history as well guide you safely down the trail. Much time can be spent exploring the earlier you leave from the shop during the day to make various Rockport shuttle times.
Also, for the more adventurous cyclist, another option is; you can get dropped off at Rockport at 12:30 and bike that “Lower” Section of the Lehigh Gorge Trail. This is 15 miles and goes past the famous Glen Onoko Falls Trail, where you can hike up over 1 rigorous mile to amazing Poconos Fall Foliage vistas and waterfalls. Afterwards hop back on your bike and get picked up in Jim Thorpe for 5pm. (Requires 2 shuttles 1 to Rockport and then a return shuttle to White Haven for an additional fee of $15 per person please call ahead to make this reservation.)
- 5:00 PM – MIDWEEK – Custom VIP Jim Thorpe Return Shuttle to White Haven, PROMPT pickup Spot is at the Public Boat Launch Lehigh River Access Area (Landmark is Historical Placard, 2 park benches and flower pots overlooking the Lehigh River) in the Carbon County Parking lot. Return shuttle to White Haven is Only $20 ($25 without a bike rental from us.) The Jim Thorpe evening pickups can fill up quickly on the weekends. Midweek the shuttle may not be scheduled due to lower ridership, so please call ahead to check availability and make reservations. (2 person min.)
The ultimate adventure in fun and fitness! Bike 26 miles, a marathon of historical landmarks and remnants from the great coal mining industry of America’s past. This tour of excitement is at your own pace and as long as you leave at least 4 hours prior to (plenty of time for stops, pictures and lunch) either 5pm or 6:15pm from our shop in White Haven you make it in time for the VIP shuttle back.
Pocono Bike Rentals and Shuttles depart from Jim Thorpe, PA and return to our White Haven, PA location every 2 hours on the weekends and are on a pre-reservation basis during the week M-F. To reserve a custom shuttle pickup or dropoff time ($5/person additional) or just rent a bike today, please have a major credit card ready and fill out our easy to use shopping cart or call 570-899-5025 and speak to one of our adventure specialists to answer any questions before ordering online. Then head on over to the VIP Bike Shuttle Services page to reserve your pickup time if needed.
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PLEASE READ IF Jim Thorpe is your FINAL Destination!
Near the end of your 26 Mile journey to Jim Thorpe, you come upon this historic converted railroad bridge and signage.
The Jim Thorpe bike shuttle pickup location is halfway down the North side of the Carbon County Visitor Center Parking Lot. The exact spot is the Public Boat Launch – Lehigh River Access Area (Landmark is the Historical Placard, the Lehigh River Access sign, 2 park benches and flower pots overlooking the Lehigh River and the ground painted NO PARKING signage) in the Carbon County Parking lot. The Jim Thorpe pickups can fill up quickly on the weekends so please book ahead to guarantee your spot!
Some of our activities and especially our shuttles need to be reserved well in advance and are subject to availability. For more information and to find out how to make a reservation (as the weekends can sell out quickly), you can contact us daily at: 570-899-5025 or use our contact us form after normal business hours. A same day booking fee and or custom shuttle fee of $5/person may apply to all last minute (day of) reservations at our discretion.
Lehigh Gorge rail trail biking is an awesome experience BUT, YOU can also go whitewater rafting, kayaking, hiking and play disc golf. Any reservation protocols or bike sizing information or questions check out our FAQ page. When you are finished be sure to leave a review on our tripadvisor page, thanks in advance! The most affordable mountain bike rentals in the White Haven, PA and Poconos, PA area are at Pocono Bike Rental located at: 322 Main Street White Haven, PA 18661.
Our user friendly mountain bike rental fleet includes bikes for everyone. We have comfortable bikes with wide forgiving seats, multiple speeds and upright easy to steer handlebars. We have an awesome assortment of kids bikes at the best bike rental prices in the Poconos! We also have extras like waist packs, day packs, first aid kits and GoPro Camera Rentals! Stay tuned for more by subscribing to our YouTube channel!