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THE NORTHERN FOREST CENTER COORDINATES THE BORDERLANDS INITIATIVE.

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TWO NATIONS, THREE STATES,

SEVEN DESTINATIONS.

CIRCUITS FRONTIÈRES

EAST HEREFORD, QUÉBEC

Discover wild, uncrowded, destination mountain biking that feels like a world away, but is an easy drive from Montreal and points south. Get the ultimate backcountry feel, in a little-explored region of Québec with flowy riding through 14,000 acres of conserved land, long descents from peaks affording 360° views of the Borderlands, and a rootsy campground on site.

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50 KILOMETERS OF TRAILS   

25% NOVICE – 50% ADVANCED – 25% EXPERT 

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 For up to the minute trail stats and information, visit destination websites.

circuitsfrontieres.com

CRAFTSBURY

CRAFTSBURY CENTER, VERMONT

Take old-school technical terrain, then add sculpted berms and two pump tracks, and you’ll get something for every level of rider in the fields and forests at the Craftsbury Outdoor Center. When you’re done riding, explore the historic villages of Craftsbury and Craftsbury Common to experience the feel of classic Vermont.

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13 MILES OF TRAILS 

30% NOVICE – 50% ADVANCED – 20% EXPERT 

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 For up to the minute trail stats and information, visit destination websites.

craftsbury.com

KINGDOM TRAILS

EAST BURKE, VERMONT

Immerse yourself in the epicenter of East Coast riding and MTB culture. Kingdom Trails throws down 100 miles and growing of world-class singletrack. With its smooth downhills, fun berms and bridges, and epic scenery, plus lift-served downhill at nearby Burke Mountain Resort, Kingdom Trails deserves its reputation as one of the country’s top mountain biking destinations.

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100 MILES OF TRAILS

20% NOVICE – 40% ADVANCED – 40% EXPERT 

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 For up to the minute trail stats and information, visit destination websites.

kingdomtrails.org

PRKR MTN

LITTLETON, NEW HAMPSHIRE

Discover the Northeast’s up and coming hotspot for technical riders where advanced trails deliver panoramic views of the Presidential Range. Explore miles of new beginner and intermediate terrain and a family friendly pump track, plus one of America’s best small town Main Streets featuring a bike shop, craft brews, and great food on the Ammonoosuc River. 

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23 MILES OF TRAILS

20% NOVICE – 40% ADVANCED – 40% EXPERT 

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 For up to the minute trail stats and information, visit destination websites.

prkrmtn.org

PROFILE TRAILS

FRANCONIA, NEW HAMPSHIRE

Explore what makes Northeast mountain biking special in one network, radiating out from the village of Franconia, NH. Ride challenging mountain slopes with stunning vistas of the White Mountains, or enjoy scenic valley terrain closer to town. Afterward, take a dip in the Gale River or at Echo Lake in nearby Franconia Notch or relax with a drink on Franconia’s quaint Main Street.

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30 MILES OF TRAILS

 30% NOVICE – 40% ADVANCED – 30% EXPERT 

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 For up to the minute trail stats and information, visit destination websites.

nemba.org/chapters/fanemba

COÖS TRAILS

GORHAM, NEW HAMPSHIRE

Get connected to nature with plenty of fun and fast rolling terrain, much of it in beautiful Moose Brook State Park. Coos is a great destination for beginners and advanced riders alike, and nearby Gorham has a welcoming and laid-back community vibe. Check out weekly group rides that are open to everyone.

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22 MILES OF TRAILS

10% NOVICE – 80% ADVANCED – 10% EXPERT 

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 For up to the minute trail stats and information, visit destination websites.

cooscyclingclub.org

MAHOOSUC PATHWAYS

BETHEL, MAINE

Ride brand-new and established trails in and around “Maine’s most beautiful mountain village.” Trail design appeals to a wide range of skills and ability for mountain bikers who are looking to branch out. With extensive hiking, paddling, and climbing nearby, plus loads of in-town amenities, the resort town of Bethel, ME is an ideal destination for multi-sport weekends.

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9 MILES OF TRAILS

60% NOVICE – 30% ADVANCED – 10% EXPERT 

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 For up to the minute trail stats and information, visit destination websites.

mahoosucpathways.org