You don't have to travel far to find great mountain biking in and around Grand Rapids. There is an abundance of mountain biking options within a 20-minute drive of downtown! From family-friendly beginner riding to advanced riding for experts, there's something for everyone.
For updated trail conditions, visit the West MI Mountain Biking Alliance.
This map is color coded to help you find trails that are right for you.
EASY trails are marked in green.
INTERMEDIATE trails are marked in blue.
ADVANCED trails are marked in black.
Click or touch a trail on the map to learn more.
Knowing how to share trails with other users and protect trail environments from damage helps ensure a safe, enjoyable and sustainable experience for all. Check the Michigan DNR Courtesy on the Trail guidelines before you venture out.
Find outdoor recreation and things to do in Grand Rapids, including hiking through park trails, kayaking in the rivers, or golfing at one of our resorts.
Grand Rapids is home to many beaches, rivers and lakes that are within a 30 minute drive, from the Grand River in downtown to the beaches of Lake Michigan.
Grand Rapids, Michigan is the perfect blend of urban convenience and outdoor experiences. Explore our area through hiking and biking trails, parks and beaches.
The best rivers and streams can be found in Grand Rapids for paddling kayaks and canoes. Get maps and guides here as well as rentals and charters.
Explore the Lake Michigan beaches just minutes from downtown Grand Rapids. Oval Beach and Lakeside beach are some of the most beautiful you'll see. Perfect for family events, romantic getaways, or a quick day-trips from the city, Michigan beaches offer something for everyone.
Love to fish? Grand Rapids was named the nation's 6th best fishing city. The wide range of fish species and fishing locations make it a great place to cast a line.