Best Mountain Biking in Mississippi

This list represents the most popular mountain biking in Mississippi. Use this list to plan your next Mississippi mountain biking trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.

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#1. Coldwater Nature Trails at Arkabutla Lake


This trail system explores the wooded bottomlands below Arkabutla Lake Dam in the Coldwater River drainage. Leave the well-developed recreation facilities situated in the general Outlet Channel area a…
From the guidebook "Hiking Mississippi"
Hernando, MS - Hiking, Mountain Biking - 4.9 miles
Published by Falcon Guides

#2. North Cypress Nonmotorized Trail


This hike, located in the Holly Springs National Forest, loops around North Cypress Lake, an impoundment within the preserve. The Forest Service put the word “nonmotorized” in the trail name to emphas…
From the guidebook "Hiking Mississippi"
Oxford, MS - Hiking, Horseback Riding, Mountain Biking - 3.3 miles
Published by Falcon Guides

#3. Clear Creek Loop at Sardis Lake


The following loop is within a trail system primarily used by mountain bikers. Starting near the Clear Creek Recreation Area, the hike curves through hills and hollows along the shore of Sardis Lake,…
From the guidebook "Hiking Mississippi"
Oxford, MS - Hiking, Mountain Biking - 3.6 miles
Published by Falcon Guides

#4. Thacker Mountain Trail atOxford


The Thacker Mountain Trail is a trunk path following an old railroad grade, with numerous singletrack paths splintering from it. Located in Oxford, the rail trail is popular with walkers, hikers, and…
From the guidebook "Hiking Mississippi"
Oxford, MS - Hiking, Mountain Biking, Trail Running - 6 miles
Published by Falcon Guides

#5. Lake Lowndes Horse and Bike Trail


This trail is actually a series of loops that range through hills and streams on the east side of Lake Lowndes at Lake Lowndes State Park. Though it is officially called a horse and bike trail, truth…
From the guidebook "Hiking Mississippi"
Columbus, MS - Hiking, Horseback Riding, Mountain Biking - 6.2 miles
Published by Falcon Guides

#6. North Noxubee Hills Loop


This is a challenging hike utilizing a mix of paths in the Noxubee Hills trail system. It explores bottomland terrain as well as hilly country while circling the greater Noxubee River Valley, which is…
From the guidebook "Hiking Mississippi"
Ackerman, MS - Hiking, Mountain Biking - 11.4 miles
Published by Falcon Guides

#7. Sheepranch Loop


This challenging, but well-marked and well-signed loop in the Noxubee Hills offers not only vertical variation but also a forest mosaic to please the eye. The path is almost all singletrack, and the r…
From the guidebook "Hiking Mississippi"
Louisville, MS - Hiking, Mountain Biking - 11.1 miles
Published by Falcon Guides

#8. Richardson Creek/Mills Branch Loop


This trek rambles along the southern section of the Clear Springs Recreation Area, combining the Richardson Creek Trail and the Mills Branch Trail with a little stretch of the Tallys Creek Trail throw…
From the guidebook "Hiking Mississippi"
Meadville, MS - Hiking, Mountain Biking - 10.5 miles
Published by Falcon Guides

#9. Tallys Creek Loop


This is the longest loop in the Clear Springs trail system, based in the Homochitto National Forest. Be prepared for a hilly and adventurous trek, as this loop dips into sandy spring drainages nestled…
From the guidebook "Hiking Mississippi"
Meadville, MS - Hiking, Mountain Biking - 11.1 miles
Published by Falcon Guides

#10. Ethel Vance Natural Area Trails


Ethel Vance Natural Area is located on the banks of the West Fork Amite River in the extreme southwest portion of the state. Run by the city of Liberty, the seat of Amite County, this park features 10…
From the guidebook "Hiking Mississippi"
Liberty, MS - Hiking, Mountain Biking - 10 miles
Published by Falcon Guides