The BEST Mountain Bike Trails in North Carolina

Singletracks members have ranked the best mountain bike trails in North Carolina using our unique trail ranking algorithm. The best bike trails are rated by weighing the following ranking factors:
  • Average trail rating
  • Number of members who have ridden the MTB trail
  • Number of members who want to ride the MTB trail
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#      Trail Location Rating    Difficulty    
1 Tsali Recreation Area Bryson City, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
2 Dupont State Forest Brevard, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
3 Warrior Creek At Kerr Scott Reservoir Wilkesboro, North Carolina Advanced bike trail - Advanced
4 Bent Creek Asheville, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
5 Overmountain Victory Trail at Kerr Scott Reservoir Wilkesboro, North Carolina Beginner bike trail - Beginner
6 Dark Mountain Trail at Kerr Scott Reservoir Wilkesboro, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
7 Sherman Branch Park Mtb Trail Charlotte, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
8 Wild Turkey Greensboro, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
9 Back Yard Trails Charlotte, North Carolina Advanced bike trail - Advanced
10 Kitsuma Black Mountain, North Carolina Advanced bike trail - Advanced
11 Jack Rabbit Trails Hayesville, North Carolina Beginner bike trail - Beginner
12 Moore's Springs Trails Danbury, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
13 Rocky Knob Park Boone, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
14 USNWC Charlotte, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
15 Black Mountain Brevard, North Carolina Advanced bike trail - Advanced
16 Itusi @ Lake Norman State Park Troutman / Charlotte, North Carolina Beginner bike trail - Beginner
17 Blue Heron Greensboro, North Carolina Beginner bike trail - Beginner
18 Bicycle Post Trails Greenville, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
19 Fletcher Creek Mills River, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
20 Avery Creek / 327 Brevard, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
21 Beech Spring Mountain Bike Park (Poplar Tent Road) Concord, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
22 WCU Trails Cullowhee, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
23 Evans Loop Morrisville, North Carolina Beginner bike trail - Beginner
24 Southwest Park Greensboro, North Carolina Easiest bike trail - Easiest
25 Laurel Mountain Mills River, North Carolina Expert bike trail - Expert
26 Brunswick Nature Park Leland, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
27 Henderson Pond / Camp Lejeune Jacksonville, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
28 Table Rock Linville, North Carolina Advanced bike trail - Advanced
29 Beaver Dam Raleigh, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
30 Thrift Cove Brevard, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
31 Sycamore Cove Brevard, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
32 Farlow Gap Brevard, North Carolina Expert bike trail - Expert
33 Tar River Trails Wilton, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
34 Powerline Trails Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina Advanced bike trail - Advanced
35 North Wake Landfill District Park Raleigh, North Carolina Beginner bike trail - Beginner
36 Durant Nature Park Raleigh, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
37 Buckhorn Gap / 103 Brevard, North Carolina Advanced bike trail - Advanced
38 San-lee Park Sanford, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
39 Briar Chapel Chapel Hill, North Carolina Advanced bike trail - Advanced
40 Hobby Park Winston-Salem, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
41 Winding Stairs Nantahala, North Carolina Beginner bike trail - Beginner
42 Flint Ridge Bryson City, North Carolina Advanced bike trail - Advanced
43 Yancey Ridge Linville, North Carolina -
44 Rocky River Trail Concord, North Carolina Advanced bike trail - Advanced
45 Blue Heron Greensboro, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
46 Westwood Park Mount Airy, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
47 Fisher Farm Park Davidson, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
48 New Light Trails Raleigh, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
49 Pee Wee's Mountain Bike Park Lincolnton, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
50 Colonel Francis Beatty Park Charlotte, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
51 Fontana Village Fontana Village, North Carolina Advanced bike trail - Advanced
52 Chapel Hill High School Chapel Hill, North Carolina Advanced bike trail - Advanced
53 Northwood High Point, North Carolina Advanced bike trail - Advanced
54 Daniel Ridge Brevard, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
55 Panthertown Valley Cashiers, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
56 NCSU Centenial Campus Raleigh, North Carolina -
57 Legend Park Clayton, North Carolina Advanced bike trail - Advanced
58 Raider's Camp Trail Linville, North Carolina -
59 Canyons Blowing Rock, North Carolina Advanced bike trail - Advanced
60 Lees-McRae College Banner Elk, North Carolina Advanced bike trail - Advanced
61 Jetton Park Cornelius, North Carolina -
62 Bennett Gap / 138 Brevard, North Carolina Expert bike trail - Expert
63 South Mills River Trail Brevard, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
64 Buckwheat Knob / 122 Brevard, North Carolina Advanced bike trail - Advanced
65 Isaac Heath Trail #40 Brevard, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
66 Squirrel Gap Mills River, North Carolina Advanced bike trail - Advanced
67 Broad River Greenway Boiling Springs, North Carolina Beginner bike trail - Beginner
68 Knob Scorcher Brevard, North Carolina -
69 Old River Road Nantahala, North Carolina -
70 Art Loeb Bypass Brevard, North Carolina -
71 RTP Triangle, North Carolina Advanced bike trail - Advanced
72 Kernersville Bike Trailhead Kernersville, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
73 Calfpen Gap Bryson City, North Carolina -
74 Snaggy Creek Trail Cullowhee, North Carolina -
75 Country Trail Raleigh, North Carolina -
76 Bodenheimer Parking Lot Trail Boone, North Carolina -
77 Middle Fork Mills River, North Carolina -
78 Pink Beds Brevard, North Carolina -
79 Turkey Neck Madison, North Carolina -
80 Lower Haw River State Natural Area Pittsboro, North Carolina -
81 Meetinghouse Bryson City, North Carolina -
82 Swinging Bridge Franklin, North Carolina -
83 Off Road Assault On Mount Mitchell Black Mountain, North Carolina -
84 Back Creek Morganton, North Carolina -
85 Whigg Meadow Tellico Plains, North Carolina -
86 Fs 477 Brevard, North Carolina Intermediate bike trail - Intermediate
87 Butter Gap / Trail #123 Brevard, North Carolina -
88 Don't Know Elizabeth City, North Carolina -
89 Clark-Park Fayetteville, North Carolina -
90 Horse Cove Rd / FS 475C Pisgah Forest, North Carolina -
91 Brushy Creek Brevard, North Carolina -
92 Brevard Bike Path Brevard, North Carolina -
93 The Commons Jacksonville, North Carolina -
94 Fontana Village Road Fontana Village, North Carolina -
95 Brown's Creek Elizabethtown, North Carolina -
96 Santeetlah Lake Trail Robbinsville, North Carolina -
97 Sandpit / Water / Main Street Trail Banner Elk, North Carolina -
98 Newton City Greenway Newton, North Carolina -
99 King Fisher Greensboro, North Carolina -
100 Ligon mill Raleigh, North Carolina -

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