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      A beginner friendly, tight network of trails. Not a lot of elevation gain/loss here, but be prepared for lots of exposed rocks and roots. The trail called Hobo would be the most difficult and technical trail here, as its a series of ups and downs on a hillside (starts at the bottom and ends up on top) that is mostly a rutted out and eroded trail that will get your legs burning and it has a few tricky line choices. The trail called "Gravity" is a one-way, downhill run that is quite a bit of fun, with fast berms and a few jumps. Also along the same lines would be "Roller Coaster", with its fast and furious descent with lots of berms and jumps, and a miniature rock garden as you exit it. "Elvis" is one of the older trails here, and in my opinion is probably the most fun of the trails here. It's a good mix of what Ben Geren offers.

      These trails differ from what you find in NWA, as these are an old school, hand cut variety. In total there are about 16 miles of trail here. Some of the trails in the lower sections near the disk golf course have a tendency to hold water, so please avoid these if it has rained much.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Most people park at the amphitheater off of McClure Drive at the top of the hill. Also, group rides generally meet here Tuesday evenings at 6 P.M. weather permitting. In the winter, bring your lights!
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      Caution as of Apr 27, 2020
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      Trails (view details)
      20
      Trails Mountain Bike
      20
      Trails Hike
      19
      Trails Trail Running
      19
      Total Distance
      19 miles
      Total Descent
      1,705 ft
      Total Vertical
      227 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      642 ft
      Reports
      49
      Photos
      2
      Ridden Counter
      832

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 5 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance

      Photos of Ben Geren Park Mountain Bike

      149 |
      Apr 5, 2016 @ 1:29pm
      Apr 5, 2016
      150 |
      Apr 5, 2016 @ 1:26pm
      Apr 5, 2016
      | 1 comments

      Videos of Ben Geren Park Mountain Bike

      2013 Angel Fire Gravity Nationals
      trail: Gravity
      7:14 | 316 | Aug 30, 2013
      2013 ETSU National Gravity Qualifier Race Run...
      trail: Gravity
      4:34 | 169 | May 16, 2013
      2013 ETSU National Gravity Qualifier Practice Run
      trail: Gravity
      1:50 | 275 | May 16, 2013
      2013 ETSU National Gravity Qualifier
      trail: Gravity
      0:12 | 418 | May 15, 2013

      Recent Trail Reports

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      user #643825mtbarkaddvideoBen Geren Park 2020 "Hobo Hill & Parker Loops" and 4 more
      Jul 2, 2020 @ 5:50pm
      Jul 2, 2020
      user #2134966Jacoblanders91riddentrailGP
      May 8, 2020 @ 10:29am
      May 8, 2020
      user #2134966Jacoblanders91riddentrailRoller Coaster and 1 more
      May 6, 2020 @ 1:52pm
      May 6, 2020
      user #2117126RoderickbaileyriddentrailPlay Ground Loop and 2 more
      May 3, 2020 @ 2:13pm
      May 3, 2020
      user #2117126RoderickbaileyriddentrailRoller Coaster and 3 more
      Apr 28, 2020 @ 7:12am
      Apr 28, 2020

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      user #1417201LcarrolltrailAutobahnTrail was marked, but too overgrown to ride....
      Oct 1, 2017 @ 8:24am
      Oct 1, 2017

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