Length: 13 mi (20.9 km)
Configuration: Out & Back
Elevation: +599/377 ft
Total: 9 riders
Mountain Biking Lovit: Bear Mountain
#31 of 159 mountain bike trails in Arkansas
#2,801 in the world
Currently the trail ends at 6.5 miles on top of Bear Mountain, so it's an out and back ride. Serious switched back climbs on loose rock make this an advanced ride, but the scenery is great. Two stream crossing probably won't be ridden unless your initials are D. Macaskill.
First added by RJen on May 20, 2012. Last updated Apr 28, 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
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From Mt Ida, go east about 19 miles on 270 to the community of Crystal Springs. Just before the store, turn North on Crystal Springs Road and continue for 2 miles, past the boat launch and just past the unimproved county road 47 there is a small pavilion and trail head kiosk.
From Hot Springs, go west about 18 miles to Crystal Springs, turn North on Crystal Springs Road just past the liquor store and continue up for 2 miles to the trail head.