48 miles
Distance
3,939 ft
Climb
-3,940 ft
Descent
1,369 ft
High Point

The 2nd Annual Oz Trails Off-Road allows participants to choose from the Ozark 15, Ozark 30 and Ozark 50 graduated route options. While "Ozark" pays homage to the Oz Trails network, each number represents the distance of each route in miles (+/-).

All three routes will challenge riders with varied rolling terrain connecting world-class purpose-built singletrack for mountain biking in the beautiful and rugged Ozark Mountains of Northwest Arkansas.

Boasting more than 200 miles of trails connecting communities, Northwest Arkansas has become one of the hottest new mountain bike destinations in America thanks to more than $30 million invested into trails development over the last five years alone. The Oz Trails Off-Road will celebrate this community investment by taking participants on numerous featured trails, including the Back 40 trail system in Bella Vista, and more.

The Ozark 50 challenges riders with just under 4,000 feet of climbing through a succession of short, punchy climbs that gradually tax the legs and lungs. The mass start rollout leads you out of Bentonville and into the Bella Vista Lake area for you first taste of single track.

Route Supporters
Local Trail Association
Friends of Arkansas Single Track (fasttrails.org)
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Details

  • Race Course
  • Race Date
    Saturday October 12, 2019 at 12:00am
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for Oz Trails Off-Road - Ozark 50 (2019) mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    983 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,283 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,281 ft
  • Grade max
    -39.211%
  • Grade min
    38.721%
  • Distance climb
    21 miles
  • Distance down
    21 miles
  • Distance flat
    6 miles
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  • Icy
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  • Wet
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