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Deschutes County

Bend, Oregon

Located in Central Oregon's high desert at the eastern flank of the Cascade Mountains, Bend offers around 300 miles of easily accessible linked trails—and the majority of them are true singletrack. Exhaust these smooth, rolling, pumicy trails that are rideable almost all year and you have more than 700 more miles of trails within a 90-minute drive, including rowdy downhill shuttles in Oakridge and the technical McKenzie River Trail, Oregon's signature ride. Bend, Oregon

Benton County

Bentonville, Arkansas

Includes Rogers, Bella Vista & Springdale, Arkansas

Bentonville has more than 40 miles of bike trails within city limits, 20 of which are natural-surface. the majority of Bentonville's singletrack trails link directly to its urban trail system, allowing mountain bikers easy access to the city's downtown activity center which has public shower facilities and wi-fi check-ins spots. Bentonville, Arkansas

Transylvania County

Brevard, North Carolina

Mountain bikers out West might be surprised to hear the Blue Ridge Mountains of western North Carolina are one of the best places in the country to ride a mountain bike. Brevard, North Carolina

Winneshiek County

Decorah, Iowa

The Decorah trails are considered "old school" by new trail building standards- everything is hand-built vs. machine built. Decorah also is located in what many call the "Driftless Region" which is a term for saying "We might be in Iowa, but we have hills!" Decorah, Iowa

Sierra County

Downieville, California

Yuba Expeditions pioneered the backcountry mountain biking in Downieville and was the first to offer shuttles to the area's popular downhill runs. Downieville, California

Coconino County

Flagstaff, Arizona

Located in northern Arizona, in the southwestern United States. Flagstaff lies near the southwestern edge of the Colorado Plateau, along the western side of the largest contiguous Ponderosa Pine forest in the continental United States. Flagstaff, Arizona

Washington County

Hurricane, Utah

Includes Saint George

Pronounced "Her-ah-kun" by the locals, this trail system sits at the edge of the Colorado Plateau and the Great Basin. Grand mesas, vertical rock formations, and deep canyons combine with extinct volcanoes and vast rolling arroyos, bringing together a taste of all that southwest Utah's Color Country has to offer. This destination also includes the IMBA Epic, Hurricane Cliffs. Hurricane, Utah

Grand County

Moab, Utah

Moab, Utah offers some of the most famous mountain biking in the world. Slickrock Trail, Porcupine Rim, Klondike Bluffs and so much more! Moab, Utah

Santa Fe County

Santa Fe, New Mexico

The capital of the Land of Enchantment is home to some very enchanting mountain biking. You will find miles of delightful singletrack in and around Santa Fe, New Mexico. The local rail trail makes for an easy out-and-back or you can rack up the miles by taking it all the way out to the Galiesteo Preserve, riding the loops there, and then heading back. Santa Fe, New Mexico

Yavapai, County

Sedona, Arizona

The best rides are all easily ridden right from town, with no need to drive anywhere. For relentless challenge and spooky exposure, head for the Highline/Templeton/Baldwin loop or the aptly named Hangover Trail. Sedona, Arizona

Blaine County

Sun Valley, Idaho

Summertime is trail time. Pedaling in Sun Valley means easy access to more than 30 miles of paved, car-free bike paths, plus hundreds of miles of singletrack mountain bike trails. A trip to world-famous Bald Mountain is as easy as a gondola ride; from the summit, you can stroll the meadows or challenge yourself to a full day on the trails. Sun Valley, Idaho

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