Best Mountain Biking in Rhode Island

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

  • #1 Arcadia Management Area

    3 Reviews

    Providence, RI

    A few miles west of Interstate 95, 25 miles southwest of Providence. Although the area is relatively flat, many single-track trails roll up and down. The roads are flatter. Watch for horseback ...
    •  12 miles
    •  Guide

    A few miles west of Interstate 95, 25 miles southwest of Providence. Although the area is relatively flat, many single-track ...

  • #2 Lincoln Wood State Park

    3 Reviews

    Lincoln, RI

    The town of Lincoln, 3.5 miles north of Providence, just off Rhode Island 146. Although the area is relatively flat, the trails roll up and down, and the riding is sometimes made challenging ...
    •  2.5 miles
    •  Guide

    The town of Lincoln, 3.5 miles north of Providence, just off Rhode Island 146. Although the area is relatively flat, the ...

  • #3 Goddard Park

    1 Reviews

    Warwick, RI

    Miles of bridle paths provide a pretty ride near Narragansett Bay. Goddard Memorial State Park, located right in Warwick and perched on the banks of Greenwich Bay, has been called Rhode Island’s ...
    •  1.5 hours
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    Miles of bridle paths provide a pretty ride near Narragansett Bay. Goddard Memorial State Park, located right in Warwick ...

  • #4 Big River Management Area

    2 Reviews

    Providence, RI

    NOTE: TRAILS.COM HAS BEEN INFORMED THAT OFF-ROAD BIKING IS NOW PROHOBITED AT BIG RIVER MANAGEMENT AREA. Just off Exit 6 on Interstate 95, about 20 miles south of Providence. Although the area ...
    •  10 miles
    •  Guide

    NOTE: TRAILS.COM HAS BEEN INFORMED THAT OFF-ROAD BIKING IS NOW PROHOBITED AT BIG RIVER MANAGEMENT AREA. Just off Exit 6 on ...

  • #5 East Bay Bike Path

    10 Reviews

    Colt State Park, RI

    East Bay Bike Path is a hiking and biking trail in Bristol County and Providence County, Rhode Island. It is within Colt State Park. It is 13.6 miles long and begins at 27 feet altitude. Traveling ...
    •  13.6 miles

    East Bay Bike Path is a hiking and biking trail in Bristol County and Providence County, Rhode Island. It is within Colt ...

  • #6 Lincoln Woods State Park

    1 Reviews

    Lincoln, RI

    A mix of challenging double-track, single-track, and dirt roads in a popular state park. Devotees of the mountain bike trails at Lincoln Woods claim that with creativity and a few paved stretches, ...
    •  1 hour
    •  4.5 miles
    •  Guide

    A mix of challenging double-track, single-track, and dirt roads in a popular state park. Devotees of the mountain bike trails ...

  • #7 Weetamoo Woods

    2 Reviews

    Tiverton, RI

    Rolling trails through a historic forest that provides habitat for several endangered plant species. This 450-acre parcel of land, less than a mile away from the charming Four Corners of Tiverton, ...
    •  1.5 hours
    •  6.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Rolling trails through a historic forest that provides habitat for several endangered plant species. This 450-acre parcel ...

  • #8 Arcadia Management Area

    1 Reviews

    Exeter, RI

    A fun loop on the north side of Rhode Island’s largest protected area. With close to 40 miles of trails and dirt roads winding through its almost 14,000 acres, Arcadia is a mountain biker’s paradise. ...
    •  1.5 hours
    •  7.5 miles
    •  Guide

    A fun loop on the north side of Rhode Island’s largest protected area. With close to 40 miles of trails and dirt roads winding ...

  • #9 Little Compton and Wilbour Woods

    0 Reviews

    Little Compton, RI

    Only a short portion of this trip takes you into the woods, but there is no shortage of natural beauty and breathtaking scenery. The roads in Little Compton, a charming and quiet summer resort ...
    •  1.5 hours
    •  8.8 miles
    •  Guide

    Only a short portion of this trip takes you into the woods, but there is no shortage of natural beauty and breathtaking scenery. ...

  • #10 Carolina Management Area

    0 Reviews

    Richmond, RI

    A varied ride that includes part of the North-South Trail. At 2,359 acres, Carolina isn’t Rhode Island’s biggest management area, but it offers an interesting variety of terrain and stretches ...
    •  1.5 hours
    •  7 miles
    •  Guide

    A varied ride that includes part of the North-South Trail. At 2,359 acres, Carolina isn’t Rhode Island’s biggest management ...

  • #11 Great Swamp Management Area

    1 Reviews

    Kingston, RI

    At the junction of RI2 and RI138, 5 miles west of Kingston. The ride is relatively flat, with one short climb possible. Great Swamp is a popular hunting site from around mid-October through December. ...
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    At the junction of RI2 and RI138, 5 miles west of Kingston. The ride is relatively flat, with one short climb possible. Great ...

  • #12 George Washington Management Area

    1 Reviews

    Providence, RI

    Just off U.S. Highway 44, near the Connecticut Border. This terrain is rolling, with moderate climbs and descents on dirt roads, and some shorter, steeper climbs on the trails. Watch for minor ...
    •  8 miles
    •  Guide

    Just off U.S. Highway 44, near the Connecticut Border. This terrain is rolling, with moderate climbs and descents on dirt ...

  • #13 Great Swamp Management Area

    0 Reviews

    South Kingston, RI

    Dirt roads and double-track trails lead to a large, quiet pond. This 3,349-acre management area comprises freshwater wetlands, red maple swamp, cedar swamp, forest, and a small percentage of ...
    •  1.5 hours
    •  7 miles
    •  Guide

    Dirt roads and double-track trails lead to a large, quiet pond. This 3,349-acre management area comprises freshwater wetlands, ...

  • #14 Coventry Cruise

    0 Reviews

    Warwick, RI

    At the junction of Rhodes Island Highways 102 and 117, 12 miles west of Warwick. Be sure to give plenty of room to the occasional horse and buggy on the dirt roads. Watch out for motorized v ...
    •  10 miles
    •  Guide

    At the junction of Rhodes Island Highways 102 and 117, 12 miles west of Warwick. Be sure to give plenty of room to the occasional ...

  • #15 George Washington Management Area

    0 Reviews

    Glocester, RI

    A long, mostly flat ride on dirt roads and trails. The main hiking trail of the George Washington Management Area, the Walkabout Trail, is not meant for bikers, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t ...
    •  2 hours
    •  9.7 miles
    •  Guide

    A long, mostly flat ride on dirt roads and trails. The main hiking trail of the George Washington Management Area, the Walkabout ...

  • #16 South Prudence Island

    0 Reviews

    Prudence Island, RI

    A fun ride around the southern end of a small Narragansett Bay island. Leave the car at home—a better way to get around Prudence Island, an island twenty minutes from Bristol by ferry, is on ...
    •  2 hours
    •  8.5 miles
    •  Guide

    A fun ride around the southern end of a small Narragansett Bay island. Leave the car at home—a better way to get around Prudence ...

  • #17 Breakheart Pond Trail

    2 Reviews

    RI

    Breakheart Pond Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Kent County and Washington County, Rhode Island. It is 2.3 miles long and begins at 162 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.8 ...
    •  2.3 miles

    Breakheart Pond Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Kent County and Washington County, Rhode Island. It is 2.3 miles long ...

  • #18 Blackstone River Bikeway

    3 Reviews

    Providence County, RI

    Blackstone River Bikeway is a hiking and biking trail in Providence County, Rhode Island. It is 9.8 miles long and begins at 71 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 19.7 miles with a ...
    •  9.8 miles

    Blackstone River Bikeway is a hiking and biking trail in Providence County, Rhode Island. It is 9.8 miles long and begins ...

  • #19 New London Turnpike

    0 Reviews

    West Warwick, RI

    Near Interstate 95, from West Warwick to Exeter. Relatively flat, with gradual climbs and descents. Occasional traffic at the crossroads.
    •  7 miles
    •  Guide

    Near Interstate 95, from West Warwick to Exeter. Relatively flat, with gradual climbs and descents. Occasional traffic at ...

  • #20 Coventry Middle School Walk/Run Trail

    2 Reviews

    Kent County, RI

    Coventry Middle School Walk/Run Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Kent County, Rhode Island. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 304 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.2 miles ...
    •  0.6 miles

    Coventry Middle School Walk/Run Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Kent County, Rhode Island. It is 0.6 miles long and ...