Turkey Mountain

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4.38 out of 5
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Intermediate
10
miles

Singletrack
↑ 1,100 ft
↓ 1,300 ft
624
elevation (ft)

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Trail Description
About this trail
Turkey Mountain offers something for everybody from beginner to very technical trails. Very enjoyable!
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Trail Features
Trail features
  • Lift Service
  • Drinking Water
  •   Night Riding
  • Pump Track
  • Restrooms
  • Winter Fat Biking
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Q: Coming to visit for the weekend - would you recommend a full suspension or hard tail bike for this trail? Also, is it marked well enough for a first time rider to this trail? -DirtyJerry

A: Full suspension for sure

JoshuaTriggs answered on May 23, 2016. Did you find this helpful? Yes | No

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Q: is there a track fee before you can get on the track -trident62

A: No. Turkey Mountain Urban Wilderness area is a public park; part of the Tulsa Riverparks. There is no fee to enter or to ride in the park.

Guest answered on April 28, 2014. Did you find this helpful? Yes | No

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Reviews (35)
 

Granny Gear

March 28, 2017
cdelp Granny Gear  
 
Review: This is a great network system of trails anywhere from beginner, to advance. I highly recommend you find someone who knows the trails and can show you around. The marked trails are mainly for hikers, unless you're an expert at biking up boulders, but there are a lot of unmarked trails that are fast single track, or more technical rock gardens. If you don't know where you are going, it's easy to get confused, but you are by a river and a highway, so you can't get lost very easily. Some of the unmarked trails do have names, such as Snake, The Old Washing Machine, Rock Garden, etc, but they have no signs on the actual trail, which can make it confusing unless you have a guide.

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Gramcounter

March 18, 2017
 
Review: This isn't a single track mountain bike trail. If you vear right from the parking lot, you'll see some 'red' trails that are short Singletracks. Mostly downhill, lots of forks, they all ultimately go the same way, then you'll have to dump out on the pavement and get back up the mountain. I didn't really enjoy this at all. It's a cool area, lots of hiking trails, not fun for bikes. Bring your significant other, bring your kids, your family or your dog - but do t bring your bike.

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Granny Gear

November 18, 2016
 
Review: In town visiting in-laws...glad I brought the bike! No previous knowledge of the system, TH maps were pretty faded so I tried following blazes, which worked for the most part but there are millions of off-shoots going to...? Maybe the coolest drop ever? Who knows! Got FOMO real bad, but was rewarded nonetheless. Awesome shelf rock and hard clay banks. Great place to work on technical skills/not realize you're accidentally following a creek bed. Took a headset to the groin but will be back soon!

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Gnarly


November 15, 2016
MTBCrash29 Gnarly  
 
Review: Great trail! Very busy on the weekend. Lots of foot traffic. once on the long trail, foot traffic thins. Several options for "off the main trail" riding. I was not familiar with them so I stayed to the main trail. Great obstacles, lots of rocks and very fun technical opportunities. Good trail for a Bike Bell if you are here on the weekend. I managed to find some pretty steep very technical rock descents that really worked me over. Very Fun. I look forward to returning, not on the weekend, and with enough time to explore all the "inner trails" that network between and around the main trail. From the trailhead, there are some opportunities for a free ride trail jump area. Head away form the main trails and go to the RED trails and look for ramps, drops, bridges and other great technical obstacles. There is a "pump track" on the map, but I didn't find it. Yellow is highly traveled and wide, with a great potential for skills development. Blue is a bit tighter. I really enjoyed this trail, I am sure there are times the weather wreaks havoc on the trail and requires TLC. This is a big City park and looks like it is funded and maintained. Not as Gnarly as Medicine Park, If you can ride this trail, you are ready to attempt Medicine Park. MP (near Lawton/Ft. Sill, OK) is a much more technical and gruesome trail.

Similar Trail: Keystone

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Bunny Hop

October 12, 2016
Sboehm Bunny Hop  
 
Review: Have ridden this trail twice and did not like it either time. The last time I rode it, several trees were down and it was obvious that it was in need of some TLC.

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Granny Gear

July 24, 2016
bigfoot Granny Gear  
 
Review: Really enjoyed the trail from all for tracks and very overgrown end on the blue track

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Bunny Hop

November 19, 2015
Walterman Bunny Hop  
 
Review: Great trails. Kinda confusing as to what the best routes are being new to mountain biking and not knowing the trails very well. Lots of areas that require good technique. Took me a handful of trips to get where I could run the loops with confidence and without stopping/walking the bike. Also seems the pump/flow track has been shut off. Not sure why.

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Trailblazer

October 14, 2015
 
Review: Drive 6 hours to ride this trail. It was disappointing. I guess if you live close by it in Tulsa it's probably the best that area has to offer but I wouldn't go out of my way to ride it. The trail is well worn. Lots of families walking and runners jogging. The climb up from the parking lot to the top of the yellow trail is a tough hike much less trying to ride up 4 foot bolders. Once on top the trail is pretty much beginner with some rock gardens here and there but mostly smooth with small ledges.

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Trailblazer

October 31, 2015
Guest Trailblazer  
 
Review: Your experience is with one of the trails. The majority of good mountain biking at turkey mountain is accessed from the North parking lot where you won't need to climb to access the good trails

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Granny Gear

May 7, 2015
 
Review: Absolutely the best trail system in Oklahoma. 50 miles. Very diverse trails from beginner to advanced difficulty. Super knarly rock gardens and fast and flowy single tracks. If you can ride these trails, you can ride anywhere. Since its in the middle of the city it is accessible from anywhere in town by bike.

Similar Trail: none

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Granny Gear

April 16, 2015
AH MTB Granny Gear  
 
Review: Great place to go and ride trails. Some tough areas for sure but is still rideable in areas by beginners.

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Turkey Mountain MTB Trail 4.38 out of 5 based on 35 ratings. 35 user reviews.
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