The Biker's Guide to Hilton Head Island

With 60 miles of multi-use trails connecting you to everywhere you need to go and pristine, hard-packed beaches featuring picture-perfect views of the Atlantic Ocean... it’s not hard to see why Hilton Head Island is a biker’s paradise. Rated as a Gold Level Bicycle Friendly Community by the American League of Bicyclists, there’s no better way to explore Travel + Leisure's No. 1 Island in the Continental U.S. than on two wheels. 

Renting a bike for leisurely rides to shopping, dining and attractions while you’re on vacation is a great way to stay in shape. But, where should you go? What should you bring? To make planning your bike-friendly vacation on Hilton Head Island a breeze—as breezy as your bike ride will be—look no further than our handy guide below.


Hilton Head Island Biking Guide

You may be ready to add a little pedal power to your vacation after reading this, and we don’t blame you. Make sure you call ahead to rent your bike, or reserve through your hotel or home/villa accommodation provider, and download or pick up your trail map before you hit the road. For even more trip ideas, itineraries, and travel deals, don’t forget to download our Island Compass app. Book your stay, and get ready to enjoy Hilton Head Island in one of the best ways possible—on two wheels!

Hilton Head Island

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Hilton Head is America’s favorite island, offering 12 miles of pristine beaches and everything you need for the ultimate retreat. Enjoy easy days relaxing in the sun, sand and surf on some of the best beaches in the country.
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