Somerset County has numerous places for cyclists, walkers and hikers of all ages and abilities to bike and walk. Below are some resources on bicycling and hiking in Somerset County.
Bicycling in Somerset County
Somerset County has numerous places for cyclists of all ages and abilities to ride. Bicycling in Somerset County offers historic downtowns, mountain biking, park trails, and more. Below is an interactive map of bike trails located in Somerset County, including on-road and off-road trails. The map also includes the location of several bike shops in the county. You can find more information on trails on our NJ DOT Bike Maps page. You can also visit our Biking and Walking Toolkits page for more resources.
NEW JERSEY’S SAFE PASSING LAW went into effect on March 1, 2022. Below is a link to more information on the law, as well as a link on bicycle safety tips. When riding on trails, remember to share the trail and practice biking etiquette.
Trails in Somerset County
Somerset County is full of scenic parks with numerous hiking and biking trails and other recreational activities. Many of these parks are listed online through Park Rx America, a non-profit dedicated to improving health and happiness through prescribing Nature. To search for trails in Somerset County on Park Rx America, you can follow these steps:
- Visit Park Rx America
- Type in “Somerset County, NJ, USA” in the search bar. Select 25 miles for “within radius” to see all parks listed in Somerset County.
- Click “Go”
You will see a map and list of parks in Somerset County. You can click on either the map or the list to read more about the parks and download directions.
To learn more about Somerset County Parks, visit the Somerset County Park Commission Somerset County Park Commission website.