|   Rate it:

Level: Beginner
Length: 3 mi (4.8 km)
Surface: Singletrack
Configuration: Loop
Elevation: -
Total: 30 riders

Mountain Biking Lake Mackintosh

***   Add a review
#179 of 537 mountain bike trails in North Carolina
#3,934 in the world

Short \"loop\"- Mostly singletrack, but maintained by a ATV so its wider than most. First half hugs the boundary of the lake then goes up a moderate (100 foot) hill to an old farm road to loop around and finish. Watch out for walkers!. The trail is only noteworthy since I do loops on it at lunch (From the (soon to be shutdown)Konica Plant!) - Trail is closed on Tuesdays (and all of Dec & Jan)

First added by Sean_da_Redneck on Mar 9, 2006. Last updated Apr 30, 2020. → add an update
Before you go
  • Drinking water: unknown
  • Lift service: unknown
  • Night riding: unknown
  • Pump track: unknown
  • Restrooms: unknown
  • Fat bike grooming: unknown
  • E-bikes allowed: unknown
  • Fee required: unknown
This trail information is user-generated. Help improve this information by suggesting a correction.
Getting there
Between Greensboro & Burlington on I-40 take exit 138 south (Gibsonville exit) Go <1 mile south on hwy 61 and turn left into the park. The trail starts all the way at the back.
I Rode It!   Add to another list

Lake Mackintosh Trail map

Add to or improve this map // Share this map on your website

Local Info

Club Sponsor


Trail checkins

eddyz9 (on Jun 4, 2020)
What's this?

Upcoming Events

Add one

Trail conditions

Dry (on Jun 4, 2020)
login to update

Camping & Lodging

Coming soon!

Lake Mackintosh videos

Add a video
We don't have any videos of this trail yet. Add one here.

Rider questions

Add a review



  • Hayden Cheek

    Good little loop with moderate up and down single track. Lots of roots and stays pretty wet/sketchy for the most part. There is an option to add about a mile and a half and this will take you on a nice little lake side track ending in a pine canopy.

    Reply | Thank

  • ***

    Roots...roots...roots. Not a bad short trail but its all rooted, rocky, bouncy trail. Can't imagine riding on a hard tail. Some moderately quick spots but mostly just tree roots that jar your insides out.

    Reply | Thank
  • Jeff Barber

    This park (and therefore the trails) is closed during the months of December and January each year. I talked to the caretaker and he said there is talk of extending the trails and of opening the park year round. I rode on the road instead. Lots of hills on NC 61 - a great workout (but a bit boring for MTB'ers)

    Reply | Thank