The Back 40 is a trail network in Bentonville that is just loaded with goodness. Located at the north end of town there are a series of trails all connected into a series of loops, you could spend a whole day here.
Location: Bentonville, AR .
Directions: There are multiple trailheads:
Trafalgar Road trailhead
Lake Ann trailhead
Bear Hollow trailhead
Technical Level: Medium to high depending on what you ride
Length: About 40 miles of trails.
Trails: Plenty of groomed trail goodness here, everything is well done. Lost of rollers, no crazy climbing, lots of variety
About 1100 feet of total climbing for the 12 miles that we rode, putting it on par with Austin.
Shade: Very Good
Post Ride Beer: New Province Particulate Matter Pale Ale - not as strong as an IPA but it comes in a 16-oz can
Published: 18 January 2016