Greater Bentonville and Fayetteville

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94 mi 151 km

Rides

117 mi 189 km

Trails

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Easy Trails
44 Trails
Intermediate Trails
29 Trails
Hard Trails
3 Trails

Visiting Tips

Northwest Arkansas is ride-able almost all year. Snow and cold is possible Dec-Feb. Late April is the most pleasant time in the spring while October can be spectacular for fall colors.

Shops, Shuttles and Tours

If you're looking for a guided trip, shuttle, or skills clinic be sure to check out the Slaughter Trail Guides .

Maps and Guidebooks

Northwest Arkansas is THE place to go if you're a mountain biker and find yourself somewhere east of Tulsa and north of Little Rock. Home to two IMBA Ride Centers, Bentonville and Fayetteville are at the core of both new school flow and classic old school singletrack.

The best way to see Bentonville's 40-mile trail network is to ride The Slaughter Pen - Blowing Springs Tour, starting right from center of downtown.

Just down the road, Fayetteville offers more than 50 miles of riding for all skill levels, with multiple trail systems near the heart of downtown. Special rides the area are: Mt Kessler Full Tour and Mt Sequoyah Woods. Each of these rides feature backcountry experiences through the beauty of the Ozark Mountains.

Food and Drink

Between Bentonville and Fayetteville there are hundreds of options for food and libations.

Recommended:

Bike Rack Brewing - great for post-ride beers.

The Pedaler's Pub - pizza and beer. Plus, The they offer discounts for group rides leaving from the pub...

Press Room Coffee - Serving coffee and espresso as well as breakfast and lunch.

The Hive - you'll be surrounded by art in this unique southern dining experience. Located in the 21c Museum Hotel.

Other Activities

Both Bentonville and Fayetteville offer plenty of activities and culture outside of riding.

Bentonville is home to the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, a must-do for anyone visiting the area.

Fayetteville has numerous amenities including 4,000 acres of parks and more than 40 miles of paved trails. Other highlights include an award-winning farmer's market, the Walton Arts Center and the Botanical Gardens of the Ozarks.
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0.6 mi 0.9 km
#1 The All-American
Bentonville, AR
0.6 mi 0.9 km Bentonville, AR
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
57 days ago
2.6 mi 4.2 km
#2 Flo Ride
Bella Vista, AR
2.6 mi 4.2 km Bella Vista, AR
All Clear
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Dry
81 days ago
Bentonville, AR
0.5 mi 0.9 km Bentonville, AR
All Clear
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Dry
4 days ago
1.2 mi 1.9 km
#4 Summit School
Bella Vista, AR
1.2 mi 1.9 km Bella Vista, AR
All Clear
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Dry
81 days ago
Bella Vista, AR
6.4 mi 10.3 km Bella Vista, AR
All Clear
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Mostly Dry - Good to go!
56 days ago
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Bethel Heights, AR
0.4 mi 0.6 km Bethel Heights, AR
Unknown
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0.7 mi 1.2 km
#7 Schroen Train
Bentonville, AR
0.7 mi 1.2 km Bentonville, AR
All Clear
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13 days ago
0.4 mi 0.6 km
#8 Scout Loop
Rogers, AR
0.4 mi 0.6 km Rogers, AR
All Clear
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Dry: Some leaves.
98 days ago
0.7 mi 1.1 km
#9 Mustang Sally
Rogers, AR
0.7 mi 1.1 km Rogers, AR
All Clear
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Dry: Some leaves.
98 days ago
0.6 mi 1.0 km
#10 Backbone
Rogers, AR
0.6 mi 1.0 km Rogers, AR
All Clear
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Dry: Some leaves.
98 days ago
Bella Vista, AR
4.0 mi 6.4 km Bella Vista, AR
All Clear
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Mostly Dry - Good to go!
56 days ago
1.4 mi 2.3 km
#12 Spellbound
Farmington, AR
1.4 mi 2.3 km Farmington, AR
All Clear
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Dry
75 days ago
Bella Vista, AR
6.1 mi 9.7 km Bella Vista, AR
Unknown
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Eureka Springs, AR
3.1 mi 5.0 km Eureka Springs, AR
Unknown
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1.6 mi 2.6 km
#15 Rock City
Farmington, AR
1.6 mi 2.6 km Farmington, AR
Bad / Closed
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BEGINNING ON MARCH 1, 2017, THE ROCK CITY TRAIL WILL BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC.
12 days ago
Bella Vista, AR
8.5 mi 13.7 km Bella Vista, AR
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
55 days ago
8.1 mi 13.0 km
#17 Little Clifty Loop
Prairie Creek, AR
8.1 mi 13.0 km Prairie Creek, AR
All Clear
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70 days ago
Prairie Creek, AR
3.5 mi 5.6 km Prairie Creek, AR
All Clear
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70 days ago
5.8 mi 9.3 km
#19 War Eagle Loop
Prairie Creek, AR
5.8 mi 9.3 km Prairie Creek, AR
All Clear
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70 days ago
Bentonville, AR
1.5 mi 2.4 km Bentonville, AR
Unknown
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