Black Fly Challenge

Upcoming Events

Adirondack Gravel Grinder

June 10, 2017

This event is always held the second Saturday in June. This is a 40-mile destination mountain bike race through the Moose River Plains Recreation Area. The race start alternates annually between Inlet and Indian Lake.  2017's race will start at Byron Park in Indian Lake and end with music, food, and beer at Fern Park in Inlet.

Spectators are welcome and encouraged to hang out with us at the after party to cheer the racers across the finish line!

Registration is OPEN!  Check out their website at www.BlackFlyChallenge.com for more information.

Black Fly Fern

176 Route 28 PO Box 390 Inlet, NY, 13360
Pedals & Petals is a unique bike, flower, and gift shop carrying a wide variety of merchandise.We have a full service bike and gear shop, carry...
Pedals & Petals is a unique bike, flower, and...
Moose River Plains Wild Forest Inlet, NY, 13360
This trail has easy, rolling terrain and is a great place for the whole family. The path is on an old roadbed that ends at both trailheads to...
This trail has easy, rolling terrain and is a...
Inlet,
Access to these ponds can be made quickly from Route 28 just outside of Eagle Bay. Several campsites along the shore offer the perfect getaway for...
Access to these ponds can be made quickly from...
Rondaxe Road Inlet, NY, 13360
These two ponds are located on a foot trail that's off the right side of Rondaxe Road across from the trail to Bald Mountain. Finding good casting...
These two ponds are located on a foot trail that'...
Loomis Road Inlet, NY, 13360
Fern Park is a free four-season town of Inlet recreational park located on Loomis Road, just off South Shore Road.In summer, this park offers a...
Fern Park is a free four-season town of Inlet...
Limekiln Road Inlet, NY, 13360
Limekiln Lake Campground is run by the DEC. You can fish from any of the lakefront sites as well as from the public boat launch. There's splake and...
Limekiln Lake Campground is run by the DEC. You...
Limekiln Road Inlet, NY, 13360
Inlet,
Fern Park Recreational area is a multiple use trail system, built on both private and public lands. The system has over 20 miles of maintained...
Fern Park Recreational area is a multiple use...
Otter Brook Road Inlet, NY, 13360
This is a 7.6-mile hike along the Otter Brook Basin on an old Jeep road. The mountain to the right is Kitty Cobble. The view across Little Lost Pond...
This is a 7.6-mile hike along the Otter Brook...
North Lake Road Inlet, NY, 13360
The trail to Lower Sargent Pond is marked with both snowmobile and hiking trail markers. It goes primarily through hardwood stands with occasional...
The trail to Lower Sargent Pond is marked with...
Route 28 Inlet, NY, 13360
This is a New York state DEC campground where there is access to both Seventh and Eighth lakes and nice hiking and nature trails nearby.Loons and...
This is a New York state DEC campground where...
Moose River Plains Wild Forest Inlet, NY, 13360
The Moose River Plains Wild Forest is part of the 80,000 acre Moose River Plains Complex, a collection of public lands crossed by more than 40 miles...
The Moose River Plains Wild Forest is part of the...
Parkhurst Road Inlet, NY, 13360
The trail is flat and easy, and only 0.75 mile long. It winds through a beech forest and opens up on to a small mountain lake. This lake freezes...
The trail is flat and easy, and only 0.75 mile...
Uncas Road Inlet, NY, 13360
The old railroad track starts across the road from the Browns Tract beach access on Uncas Road. There are two options from this point — stay on the...
The old railroad track starts across the road...
Inlet, NY, 13360
The trail on the right is flagged at the beginning with yellow and red tape. Keep a lookout for this junction as it is easily missed. The road is...
The trail on the right is flagged at the...
Rondaxe Road Inlet, NY, 13360
These trails are mostly easy and flat with some small rolling hills and a few steep climbs. There is easy access directly from Old Forge On North...
These trails are mostly easy and flat with some...
Inlet, NY, 13360
With many good parking spots around the Red River bridge, this trail along the Red River offers miles of access to all types of terrain. The...
With many good parking spots around the Red River...
North Rondaxe Road Inlet, NY, 13360
This trail starts on North Rondaxe Road as a beginner trail, then turns to intermediate past Safford Pond. The trip connects Big Moose Lake and Lake...
This trail starts on North Rondaxe Road as a...
Inlet, NY, 13360
This trail leads north to Shallow Lake. After 1 mile, it crosses a log bridge over the bog. This is a wonderful area to see Black-backed and Northern...
This trail leads north to Shallow Lake. After 1...
Sagamore Road Inlet, NY, 13360
Be aware that Sagamore Road can have heavy car traffic as people visit the historic Great Camp Sagamore. Potential traffic aside, the route offers a...
Be aware that Sagamore Road can have heavy car...
Inlet,
This is a great place for the whole family with easy, rolling terrain. The trail is an old road that ends at Beaver Lake in 2.1 miles. This is the...
This is a great place for the whole family with...
Sagamore Road Inlet, NY, 13360
Follow Sagamore Road from Route 28 and turn right on Uncas Road, which is a dirt road.At 0.2 mile Uncas Road splits; both forks are gated. Go past...
Follow Sagamore Road from Route 28 and turn right...
Inlet,
Parking is at a small gravel pull off parking area along Route 28 about 2.4 miles southwest of Raquette Lake. The right path leads to the Flow. Left...
Parking is at a small gravel pull off parking...
North Point Road Inlet, NY, 13360
The Sargent Ponds trails offer an excellent opportunity to bike through the woods on well marked, fairly level, paths. Separate trails lead to Upper...
The Sargent Ponds trails offer an excellent...
Inlet,
Enter through the Brown Tract Pond campground. Since there is direct access to the pond, this is a great place to wet a line, swim, canoe, and enjoy...
Enter through the Brown Tract Pond campground....
Seventh Lake Road Inlet, NY, 13360
This trail is a nice, tight single track on fairly level terrain that goes past a couple of lean-tos. The trail runs right along Seventh Lake so...
This trail is a nice, tight single track on...
Eighth Lake Campground Inlet, NY, 13360
Explore this turn-of-the-century transportation route by foot or by mountain bike. This loop includes flat dirt roads that are appropriate for...
Explore this turn-of-the-century transportation...