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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
      Land Status: City Managed
      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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      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Open as of Dec 22, 2022
      Local Trail Association

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      Trails (view details)
      20
      Trails Mountain Bike
      20
      Trails E-Bike
      14
      Trails Hike
      19
      Trails Trail Running
      19
      Total Distance
      19 miles
      Total Descent
      1,144 ft
      Total Vertical
      218 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      651 ft
      Reports
      109
      Photos
      3
      Ridden Counter
      1,286

      Photos of Ben Geren Park Mountain Bike

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      Dec 29, 2022 @ 3:23am
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      Apr 5, 2016 @ 1:29pm
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      Apr 5, 2016 @ 1:26pm
      Apr 5, 2016
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      Videos of Ben Geren Park Mountain Bike

      2013 Angel Fire Gravity Nationals
      trail: Gravity
      7:14 | 335 | Aug 30, 2013
      2013 ETSU National Gravity Qualifier Race Run...
      trail: Gravity
      4:34 | 194 | May 16, 2013
      2013 ETSU National Gravity Qualifier Practice Run
      trail: Gravity
      1:50 | 286 | May 16, 2013
      2013 ETSU National Gravity Qualifier
      trail: Gravity
      0:12 | 424 | May 15, 2013
      Ben Geren Park 2020 'Cheeseburger & Play...

      8:42 | 124 | Jul 2, 2020
      Ben Geren Park 2020 'Elvis & Pond Bank Loops'
      trail: Elvis
      11:55 | 180 | Jul 2, 2020 , Fort Smith
      Ben Geren Park 2020 'Zippidee Doo Dah's &...
      12:41 | 125 | Jul 2, 2020 , Fort Smith
      Ben Geren Park 2020 'Hobo Hill & Parker Loops'
      13:29 | 132 | Jul 2, 2020 , Fort Smith

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2019 miles1,145 ft7 miles220 ft
      #2,139#1,13931092,455
      E-Bike1417 miles1,033 ft7 miles220 ft
      #706#2259518
      Hike1919 miles1,066 ft7 miles220 ft
      #1,830#1,09110722
      Trail Running1919 miles1,066 ft7 miles220 ft
      #1,831#1,09010716
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