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      Leatherwood was built by Ozark Off-Road Cyclist with Dave Renko as lead. Dave today is Crew Forman for Progressive Trail Design. Lots of short tough climbs, ridge-line flow, technical rock drops, and great lake views. Just a couple minutes from Historic Eureka Springs, Arkansas, an awesome place to ride and hang out. Also Leatherwood boast's the only 'true' natural feature downhill in the area. This system host's the annual Fat Tire Festival, one of the 'premier' mt bike festivals in the mid-west and south.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: Municipal Park
      Sports Field Trailhead google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Lake Leatherwood Parking Area
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      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Open as of Jul 24, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      27
      Trails Mountain Bike
      27
      Trails E-Bike
      26
      Trails Hike
      27
      Trails Trail Running
      27
      Total Distance
      20 miles
      Total Descent
      4,724 ft
      Total Vertical
      429 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,430 ft
      Reports
      632
      Photos
      41
      Ridden Counter
      3,473

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

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

      Photos of Lake Leatherwood XC and Hiking Mountain Bike

      39 |
      Feb 6, 2021 @ 10:03am
      Feb 6, 2021
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      Feb 6, 2021 @ 10:03am
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      32 |
      Feb 6, 2021 @ 10:02am
      Feb 6, 2021
      37 |
      Feb 6, 2021 @ 10:02am
      Feb 6, 2021
      58 |
      Jan 5, 2021 @ 5:06pm
      Jan 5, 2021
      73 |
      Sep 5, 2020 @ 8:22am
      Sep 5, 2020
      87 |
      Jun 22, 2020 @ 11:17pm
      Jun 22, 2020
      102 |
      Mar 17, 2019 @ 6:27pm
      Mar 17, 2019

      Videos of Lake Leatherwood XC and Hiking Mountain Bike

      Lake Leatherwood DH5
      65 | Oct 23, 2020
      Short DH 5 Video
      0:54 | 53 | Mar 23, 2020
      Wed & Shred
      3:51 | 91 | Feb 14, 2020

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Overlook Trail
      Jul 12, 2021 @ 11:52am
      Jul 12, 2021
      IdealGabrielSSQ9jlHike The trail was in good repair. It was very...
      Leatherwood Trail
      Jul 5, 2021 @ 7:48am
      Jul 5, 2021
      Idealbluemountainaut
      Miner's Rock Trail
      Jul 5, 2021 @ 7:48am
      Jul 5, 2021
      Idealbluemountainaut
      Sports Field Access
      Jul 5, 2021 @ 7:48am
      Jul 5, 2021
      Idealbluemountainaut
      Fuller Trail
      May 15, 2021 @ 12:08pm
      May 15, 2021
      Wetbtganey
      Sloryde
      Apr 11, 2021 @ 7:23am
      Apr 11, 2021
      IdealKirchnerbrn
      North Hub Connector
      Apr 11, 2021 @ 7:23am
      Apr 11, 2021
      VariableKirchnerbrn
      Sloryde
      Apr 11, 2021 @ 7:23am
      Apr 11, 2021
      VariableKirchnerbrn
      Beacham Trail
      Mar 17, 2021 @ 11:12am
      Mar 17, 2021
      Variablesdudley1985 The dam at Lake Leatherwood is closed due...
      West Beacham
      Mar 8, 2021 @ 11:18am
      Mar 8, 2021
      IdealCdburden ESPR

      Activity Feed

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      user #1826725KadenDeg24riddentrailSouth Hub Connector and 4 more
      Jul 20, 2021 @ 6:14pm
      Jul 20, 2021
      user #2772930GabrielSSQ9jladdreportOverlook Trail
      Jul 13, 2021 @ 7:15am
      Jul 13, 2021
      user #1859395bluemountainautaddreportLeatherwood Trail and 3 more
      Jul 7, 2021 @ 6:38am
      Jul 7, 2021
      user #611761markhollowayaddtrailSouth Hub Trail
      Jun 19, 2021 @ 5:43am
      Jun 19, 2021
      user #611761markhollowayupdatetrailHub Trail and 1 more
      Jun 19, 2021 @ 5:41am
      Jun 19, 2021

      Recent Comments

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      user #2266668JChrisGainestrailCarroll Rd (County Road 241)Viscious dog at the end of the paved road...
      Aug 23, 2020 @ 1:26pm
      Aug 23, 2020
      user #1889303NmwhitneyreportBeacham Trail (Road)A Ceo cc’d CD s de f feed
      Jul 10, 2020 @ 3:08pm
      Jul 10, 2020
      user #1699675JoshvailtrailBeacham TrailCool.rock quarry near dam, best ridden dry weather
      Jan 17, 2019 @ 5:53pm
      Jan 17, 2019
      user #1699675JoshvailtrailOverlook TrailGreat climb and rocky roots washed out...
      Jan 17, 2019 @ 5:52pm
      Jan 17, 2019
      user #1699675JoshvailtrailHyde HollowEasy creek trail, careful when it's raining
      Jan 17, 2019 @ 5:51pm
      Jan 17, 2019

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2720 miles4,724 ft9 miles430 ft
      #2,413#1,1492763211,052
      E-Bike2620 miles4,724 ft9 miles430 ft
      #733#17848518
      Hike2720 miles4,724 ft9 miles430 ft
      #1,966#1,056863236
      Trail Running2720 miles4,724 ft9 miles430 ft
      #1,971#1,0556632147
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