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160 mi 258 km of trail 8 Featured Rides

Easy Trails 55 Trails Intermediate Trails 42 Trails Hard Trails 4 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.

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.

Featured Rides in Greater Bentonville and Fayetteville - 8

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Trails in Greater Bentonville and Fayetteville - 93

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Bella Vista, AR
4.0 mi 6.5 km Bella Vista, AR
Minor Issues
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Muddy, Mostly Dry: Muddy in some shaded areas. Easy to avoid.
89 days ago
25 
Bentonville, AR
0.5 mi 0.9 km Bentonville, AR
Minor Issues
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Dry - For the most part it was good. Some of the corners had some gnarly rocks just hanging out in the middle.
2 days ago
21 
2.9 mi 4.6 km
#3 Flo Ride
Bella Vista, AR
2.9 mi 4.6 km Bella Vista, AR
Unknown
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19 
0.6 mi 0.9 km
#4 The All-American
Bentonville, AR
0.6 mi 0.9 km Bentonville, AR
All Clear
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Mostly Dry - Some soft spots but overall it’s grippy and ready for shred!
94 days ago
23 
3.0 mi 4.8 km
#5 The Ledges
Bella Vista, AR
3.0 mi 4.8 km Bella Vista, AR
All Clear
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Mostly Dry
43 days ago
20 
0.8 mi 1.3 km
#6 Fireline
Bentonville, AR
0.8 mi 1.3 km Bentonville, AR
Bad / Closed
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Dry - Trail is closed
2 days ago
14 
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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Dry
15 days ago
13 
8.1 mi 13.0 km
#8 Little Clifty Loop
Prairie Creek, AR
8.1 mi 13.0 km Prairie Creek, AR
All Clear
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20 days ago
20 
0.3 mi 0.5 km
#9 Apple Turnover
Bentonville, AR
0.3 mi 0.5 km Bentonville, AR
All Clear
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Dry
15 days ago
0.5 mi 0.8 km
#10 Rock Solid
Bentonville, AR
0.5 mi 0.8 km Bentonville, AR
All Clear
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Mostly Dry - Some soft spots but overall it’s grippy and ready for shred!
94 days ago
12 
3.9 mi 6.3 km
#11 Oscar's Loop
Bentonville, AR
3.9 mi 6.3 km Bentonville, AR
All Clear
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Mostly Dry - Some soft spots but overall it’s grippy and ready for shred!
94 days ago
13 
1.4 mi 2.3 km
#12 Summit School
Bella Vista, AR
1.4 mi 2.3 km Bella Vista, AR
Unknown
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Bentonville, AR
1.5 mi 2.4 km Bentonville, AR
All Clear
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Mostly Dry - Some soft spots but overall it’s grippy and ready for shred!
94 days ago
17 
1.4 mi 2.3 km
#14 Spellbound
Farmington, AR
1.4 mi 2.3 km Farmington, AR
All Clear
Update
33 days ago
0.4 mi 0.6 km
#15 Boo Boo
Bentonville, AR
0.4 mi 0.6 km Bentonville, AR
All Clear
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Mostly Dry - Some soft spots but overall it’s grippy and ready for shred!
94 days ago
16 
Bella Vista, AR
6.8 mi 10.9 km Bella Vista, AR
All Clear
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Dry - Beautiful conditions. Always lots of fun.
75 days ago
14 
1.5 mi 2.5 km
#17 Chinkapin Oak
Farmington, AR
1.5 mi 2.5 km Farmington, AR
Unknown
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1.5 mi 2.5 km
#18 Medusa
Bentonville, AR
1.5 mi 2.5 km Bentonville, AR
All Clear
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Mostly Dry - Some soft spots but overall it’s grippy and ready for shred!
94 days ago
19 
2.0 mi 3.2 km
#19 Tatamagouche
Bentonville, AR
2.0 mi 3.2 km Bentonville, AR
All Clear
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Mostly Dry - Some soft spots but overall it’s grippy and ready for shred!
94 days ago
17 
1.1 mi 1.7 km
#20 Angus Chute
Bentonville, AR
1.1 mi 1.7 km Bentonville, AR
All Clear
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Mostly Dry - Some soft spots but overall it’s grippy and ready for shred!
94 days ago
15 

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