Greater Bentonville and Fayetteville

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95 mi 152 km

Rides

140 mi 225 km

Trails

84

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Easy Trails
53 Trails
Intermediate Trails
32 Trails
Hard Trails
2 Trails

Local Info

Home of the famous OZ 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.

Food & 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.

After the Ride: Local Favorites

T & T Diner Burgers!!! Yummmmy and great value!!
Wagon Wheel Country Cafe good food, good service! kids eat free Monday
Las Fajitas Great food and service! Try the chili Colorado!
Far East There Spicy Chicken is awesome.
Neal's Cafe The chicken fried steak is amazing. And huge!
Taqueria Guanajuato Call at least 15 min. Before showing up if you want a to go order. ;) and if you want to chill and eat also a awesome place to go. LOVE IT!!!
Monte Ne Inn Chicken Good family style meal. Very attractive wait staff. Good food.
13849 E Highway 94, Rogers AR — (479) 631-3080
Zaxby's Chicken Fingers & Buffalo Wings Good food but pricey, especially their shakes.
SONIC Drive In New molten cake sundaes are really good
Taqueria El Cunado Must get the carnitas tacos. Chorizo is good too!
Mandarin Bistro Definitely try the Dynamite Chicken. It's basically a sriracha cream sauce and just as delicious as you'd imagine that to be.
E San Massamun curry is nothing short of amazing! Enjoy with a Thai Tea.
Pattaya Thai Restaurant Yummy drunken noodle on the lunch special
Susan's Restaurant Susan keeps it Home Style and Fresh Daily . Can get Breakfast all Day . Try the Mexican omelette With Susans Salsa . Home Cut Fries and Patty Melt my Lunch favorite
Mama Tang Small Canton Styled Chinese Restaurant where food is plentiful , tasty and always cooked to order . No buffet here . We visit 3Xmonth .
Little Charly's Taqueria Carnitas Grande Burrito is a must!!
Schlotzsky's The original or turkey sandwich
Las Margaritas Really good cheese dip
Sunset Grill Chicken and waffles are awesome. Also the BBQ pulled pork omelette is amazing.

Outfitters, Tours, & Shuttles

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

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.

Maps & 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.
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Bentonville, AR
0.5 mi 0.9 km Bentonville, AR
All Clear
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Dry
20 days ago
Bella Vista, AR
6.8 mi 10.9 km Bella Vista, AR
All Clear
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Dry
25 days ago
14 
0.6 mi 0.9 km
#3 The All-American
Bentonville, AR
0.6 mi 0.9 km Bentonville, AR
All Clear
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Dry
20 days ago
11 
2.9 mi 4.6 km
#4 Flo Ride
Bella Vista, AR
2.9 mi 4.6 km Bella Vista, AR
Minor Issues
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49 days ago
11 
Bella Vista, AR
4.0 mi 6.5 km Bella Vista, AR
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
26 days ago
12 
8.1 mi 13.0 km
#6 Little Clifty Loop
Prairie Creek, AR
8.1 mi 13.0 km Prairie Creek, AR
Minor Issues
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Muddy, Fallen Trees
7 days ago
10 
1.4 mi 2.3 km
#7 Summit School
Bella Vista, AR
1.4 mi 2.3 km Bella Vista, AR
Minor Issues
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49 days ago
Bella Vista, AR
6.8 mi 11.0 km Bella Vista, AR
All Clear
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Dry
25 days ago
3.0 mi 4.8 km
#9 The Ledges
Bella Vista, AR
3.0 mi 4.8 km Bella Vista, AR
Minor Issues
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49 days ago
Prairie Creek, AR
3.5 mi 5.6 km Prairie Creek, AR
All Clear
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Dry - The Hobbs Trails are back open including the Diversity and War Eagle loops! While there are still a few erosion issues left from the most rec...
52 days ago
5.8 mi 9.3 km
#11 War Eagle Loop
Prairie Creek, AR
5.8 mi 9.3 km Prairie Creek, AR
All Clear
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Dry - The Hobbs Trails are back open including the Diversity and War Eagle loops! While there are still a few erosion issues left from the most rec...
52 days ago
Bella Vista, AR
8.5 mi 13.7 km Bella Vista, AR
Minor Issues
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49 days ago
1.4 mi 2.3 km
#13 Spellbound
Farmington, AR
1.4 mi 2.3 km Farmington, AR
Minor Issues
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Muddy - A lot of Kessler sustained considerate damage after the most recent flood event... and the trails are holding water in several places. But,...
52 days ago
Bethel Heights, AR
0.4 mi 0.6 km Bethel Heights, AR
Minor Issues
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Mostly Dry - Lots of small rocks, rain damage, unkept trails and berms. Still a fun trail to ride
27 days ago
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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CLOSED
82 days ago
0.7 mi 1.2 km
#16 Schroen Train
Bentonville, AR
0.7 mi 1.2 km Bentonville, AR
All Clear
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Dry
20 days ago
0.5 mi 0.9 km
#17 Maximus
Rogers, AR
0.5 mi 0.9 km Rogers, AR
Unknown
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0.4 mi 0.6 km
#18 Scout Loop
Rogers, AR
0.4 mi 0.6 km Rogers, AR
Unknown
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0.6 mi 1.0 km
#19 Backbone
Rogers, AR
0.6 mi 1.0 km Rogers, AR
Unknown
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Eureka Springs, AR
3.1 mi 5.0 km Eureka Springs, AR
All Clear
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Mostly Dry - Small patches of mud but in good shape.
92 days ago

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