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Mountain Biking in Vermont

The Joys of Green Mountain Trails

Mountain biking is one of the best ways to explore the forests and hillsides of Vermont. For beginners and those seeking challenging terrain, Vermont’s trails and scenic areas offer some of the best mountain biking around. With trail networks around the state, like Perry Hill, Kingdom Trails and Bennington Area Trail System, inspiring riding is never far away.
A man mountain bikes through the woods.

PLAN YOUR RIDE

Vermont’s extensive trail networks offer some of the best mountain biking around and beautiful views. Find trails, check conditions, and locate support services from bike shops to restaurants.

Local Motion trail finder.

Find The Perfect Trail

Your next adventure is out there. Use the Trail Finder site to apply filters and customize your search for the perfect trail by location, difficulty or activity.

Blackberry Swirl mountain bike ride

The Joy of Shredding Vermont

Vermont’s mountain biking scene is next-level. Get to know two of our state’s most acclaimed female riders and get inspired to plan a MTB trip of your own to the Green Mountains.

Velomont Collective - Mountain Biking

Groundbreaking New Trails

Vermont’s Velomont trail is part of an ambitious plan to connect trails and villages statewide for a cross-Vermont mountain biking adventure. Get stoked about what’s coming.

Sandwich and a beer at Ranch Camp

Get Your Fix at Ranch Camp

Bikes, beers and burritos are an awesome combination. At Stowe’s Ranch Camp, mountain bikers can get their bikes tuned up and enjoy a delicious meal right at a signature area trailhead, and then get back out there.

bar tender at a mountain bike bar

Three Bike Bars in Vermont

What could be better than a refreshing drink and some delicious local Vermont cuisine after a mountain biking adventure? Check out Seven Days’ rundown of three mountain biking bars not to be missed.

Mountain Biking in Vermont

Bike the Borderlands

Vermont’s rugged north offers some of the most adventurous mountain biking out there. Shred the trails, find fellowship with other riders and treat yourself to incredible views.

Mountain Biking during Summer in Vermont

KINGDOM TRAILS

Kingdom Trails is a must-visit destination all year long. With miles of maintained trails, it's the perfect spot to take in the beauty of the Northeast Kingdom, on two wheels, two skis or on foot.

Mountain Biking at Cochrans Ski Area

Mountain Biking at Cochran’s Ski Area

Vermont teen Dana Cabrera is the trail building brain behind the development of a trail network at Cochran’s Ski Area. Read about his inspiration and make plans to head there for an epic single-track adventure.

4 points tours

Bikes and Brews Come Together in Stowe

Guides at Stowe’s 4 Points Tours teach the basics of mountain biking before guiding guests on explorations of Vermont’s trails and breweries. Guests can also customize their own tours with knowledgeable guides.

Kidsvt - kid-friendly mountain biking

Mountain Biking with Kids

Kids love adventures in the great outdoors. Find it on two wheels on these five kid-friendly mountain biking trails from KidsVT.

Fat biking through Vermont woods during winter

WINTER FAT BIKING

In Vermont, biking is a four-season sport. Get connected with some of Vermont’s best groomed winter biking trails, from machine-groomed to snowshoe-packed single track.

VICE Explores Vermont Mountain Biking

Exploring Vermont's woods on two wheels offers new opportunities to experience the beauty of Vermont's landscape and immerse yourself in the state's outdoor culture.