Word on the street is that the mountain bike scene in Arkansas is something pretty incredible. JKW wanted to check out the trails, and really wanted to meet the people behind this movement and who live it daily.
We’re a mountain bike group at heart. Sure, we ride on the roads when it’s too wet to ride on dirt but for the most part, we just do it to keep in shape. Living in the Baltimore/Annapolis/Washington metro area there is more to offer than you might think for off-road riding. Riding on the roads, with the kind of traffic we face here, just isn’t something any of us look forward to doing. A tree won’t actively try to kill you like some loon with road rage.