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      The Arkansas Hills trail system includes the trails around the S-Mountain, spreading north-east in a stacked loop system with the easier trails closer to town and the more advanced trails further out.

      These trails are mostly open year round and often best winter riding in the area when other areas are snowed in.

      Watch for rattle snakes during the summer.

      The system passes through Forrest Service, BLM, and city managed land.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Shuttleable: YES
      Region Details
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails
      17
      Total Distance
      27.5 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      17.4 miles
      Total Descent
      1.9 miles
      Highest Trailhead
      2.4 miles
      Total Vertical
      1.1 miles
      Reports
      108
      Photos
      20
      Ridden Counter
      320

      Photos of Arkansas Hills Trails Mountain Bike

      trail: Unkle Nazty
      53 |
      Jan 1, 2017 @ 2:53pm
      Jan 1, 2017
      Unkle Nazty, Salida
      42 |
      Dec 27, 2016 @ 5:06pm
      Dec 27, 2016
      | 1 comments Chicken Dinner, Salida
      28 |
      Dec 27, 2016 @ 5:05pm
      Dec 27, 2016
      Chicken Dinner, Salida
      25 |
      Dec 27, 2016 @ 5:04pm
      Dec 27, 2016
      Chicken Dinner, Salida
      more photos »

      Videos of Arkansas Hills Trails Mountain Bike

      Cottonwood sections
      trail: Cottonwood
      0:18 | 52 | Jul 29, 2016
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      Recent Comments

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      user #861347lubes17319trailCottonwoodHigh-speed bl'ast: some flowy parts & some...
      Sep 25, 2016 @ 11:21am
      Sep 25, 2016
      user #861347lubes17319trailUnkle NaztyChunky goodness!
      Sep 25, 2016 @ 11:18am
      Sep 25, 2016
      user #1107586SalidaMountainTrailstrailSalsa TrailThis trail has a SEASONAL CLOSURE from...
      Jan 18, 2016 @ 9:15am
      Jan 18, 2016
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      Recent Activity

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      user #640847Jonesey10addridelogFeb 18, 2017 ride log
      Feb 18, 2017 @ 2:43pm
      14 hours
      user #640847Jonesey10addridelogFeb 18, 2017 ride log
      Feb 18, 2017 @ 11:41am
      17 hours
      user #903328jn35646addridelogJul 15, 2014 ride log
      Jan 26, 2017 @ 1:12pm
      Jan 26, 2017
      user #766620jacobywriddentrailBackbone and 12 more
      Jan 23, 2017 @ 12:30pm
      Jan 23, 2017
      user #1262222ElHinlaaddridelogJul 10, 2016 ride log and 1 more
      Jan 13, 2017 @ 7:54am
      Jan 13, 2017
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      • By artificiallightmovement & contributors
      • Admins: SMT, SalidaMountainTrails
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