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Mecklenburg County
Park and Recreation
5841 Brookshire Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28216

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Kevin Metcalf
704-200-4374

Biking

 Mecklenburg County is a great place for bicycle enthusiasts of all kinds.  Local parks are equipped with riding opportunities for everyone! Riding is a great way to commute, run-errands, exercise, and play.

For Recreational and Leisure Riding:

Visit a Greenway​ near you. These multiple use trails are great for a casual  ride or family outing.

Check out Charlotte B-Cycle to rent a bike in the uptown area.

For Mountain Biking, try one of these:​
► Colonel Francis Beatty Park , 5.7 miles of trail. 4330 Weddington Road, Matthews, NC.
Jetton Park​, 1.3 miles of trail. 19000 Jetton Road, Cornelius, NC​.
Ramsey Creek Park,  1.5 miles of trail. 18441 Nantz Road, Cornelius, NC.
Renaissance Park, 8 miles of trail. 1200 West Tyvola Road, Charlotte, NC
North Meck Park, 3.5 miles of trail. 16131 Old Statesville Rd , Huntersville, NC.
► ​Sherman Branch Nature Preserve, 12 miles of trail. 12435 Rocky River Church Road , Charlotte, NC.
► ​Southwest District Park, 3 miles of trail. 1720 Vilma Street , Charlotte, NC.​​


Mountain bike trails are often closed when wet to protect the trail. Check online or call ahead to verify before you go. Also, check​ out these links for more local mountain biking:
www.charlotte​mtnbike.com (local races)
www.dirtdivas.net (women's mountain bike club)
www.tarheeltrailblazers.com ( club)
www.usnwc.org (US National Whitewater Center, over 20 miles of trail)​


For BMX Biking, visit Hornet's Nest Park:​

 ​► Hornets Nest P​ark, 6331 Beatties Ford Road, Charlotte, NC
 
This 1,150-foot regulation track is the site for bicycle motor cross competitions every Saturday. You can master your prowess on the track during monitored open practice sessions and sharpen your skills at teaching clinics held regularly. For more information visit www.ncbmx.com or call the BMX Hotline at 704-398-2711.

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Address

Office Location:

Mecklenburg County
Park and Recreation
5841 Brookshire Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28216

MAP

Contact

Kevin Metcalf
704-200-4374