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42 mi 68 km of trail 2 Featured Rides

Easy Trails 8 Trails Intermediate Trails 5 Trails Hard Trails 0 Trails

Terrific trail network recently built in part with a grant from the Walton Foundation. Many trail-building groups have contributed their designs, resulting in a varied experience. Something for everyone.

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The Back 40 Loop - Complete Ride

22.2 mi 35.6 km • Loop • 1,576 ft Ascent 480.22 m Ascent

Singletrack Bella Vista, AR

( 66 )
Favorite Big rock roof on the Bella Vista Spur.

The Slaughter Pen - Blowing Springs Tour

23.8 mi 38.3 km • Loop • 1,006 ft Ascent 306.52 m Ascent

Singletrack Bentonville, AR

( 48 )

Trails in The Back 40 - 11

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4.0 mi 6.5 km #1 Blowing Springs Loop
Bella Vista, AR
4.0 mi 6.5 km Bella Vista, AR
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Muddy
49 days ago
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3.0 mi 4.8 km #2 The Ledges
Bella Vista, AR
3.0 mi 4.8 km Bella Vista, AR
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2.9 mi 4.6 km #3 Flo Ride
Bella Vista, AR
2.9 mi 4.6 km Bella Vista, AR
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Mostly Dry, Some Mud - Great shape considering the 4+ inches of rain in the past week.
72 days ago
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6.8 mi 10.9 km #4 The Back 40 Loop - Segment 3: Blowing Springs to Hwy 340 (Libr…
Bella Vista, AR
6.8 mi 10.9 km Bella Vista, AR
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Mostly Dry, Some Mud - Great shape considering the 4+ inches of rain in the past week.
72 days ago
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1.4 mi 2.3 km #5 Summit School
Bella Vista, AR
1.4 mi 2.3 km Bella Vista, AR
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Muddy
49 days ago
2.0 mi 3.2 km #6 Pinyon Creek Trail
Bella Vista, AR
2.0 mi 3.2 km Bella Vista, AR
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Muddy
49 days ago
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8.5 mi 13.7 km #7 The Back 40 Loop - Segment 2: East End Of 340 to Blowing Springs
Bella Vista, AR
8.5 mi 13.7 km Bella Vista, AR
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50 days ago
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1.7 mi 2.8 km #8 Taylor Homestead
Bella Vista, AR
1.7 mi 2.8 km Bella Vista, AR
All Clear
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50 days ago
6.8 mi 11.0 km #9 The Back 40 Loop - Segment 1: East End of 340 to Library
Bella Vista, AR
6.8 mi 11.0 km Bella Vista, AR
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Muddy
49 days ago
2.4 mi 3.8 km #10 SBAT
Bella Vista, AR
2.4 mi 3.8 km Bella Vista, AR
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Muddy
49 days ago
2.8 mi 4.5 km #11 Rago
Pea Ridge, AR
2.8 mi 4.5 km Pea Ridge, AR
All Clear
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Mostly Dry: Rode through this morning, clear to ride but still some minor mud spots.
80 days ago
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