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Bellingham Mountain Bike Trail Guide

Bellingham is hands down one of the best mountain biking destinations in Washington. The mountain bike trails near Bellingham offer great cross country and all mountain riding, with dreamy “hero” dirt, fun trails, and a great mountain biking community. Mountain bike companies like Transition Bikes began in Bellingham, inspired by this wealth of great riding. Wondering where to mountain bike in Bellingham? There are a ton of fun trails just outside of town, like Galbraith Mountain, and Chuckanut Mountain. Hardcore enthusiasts and beginners alike will love these mountain bike trails.

The mountain bike trails in Bellingham are amazing not only because of their terrain and design, but for their proximity to town. Many of the best mountain bike trails in Bellingham are accessible without even getting in the car, less than a 30 minute pedal from downtown. For quality, quantity and access to mountain bike trails, Bellingham is hard to beat.

Bellingham Mountain Bike Trails Map

Mountain Biking Trails Near Bellingham

Where to eBike in Bellingham?

Ebikes are a great way to get out and cover a ton of trail, and are a ton of fun. However, before setting out on a ride, it's important to check the local rules and regulations regarding where to ride ebikes. Mountain bike trails are built on land under many different land managers. Each of these land managers likely has its own e-bike policy. It's important to know and follow these rules to help ensure continued trail access to mountain bikers and other trail users. Learn more about where to ride ebikes, and if you're curious about ebikes, read our guide to ebike classes, features & more.

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Rental and demo bikes are available at evo Seattle, evo Portland, evo Denver, evo Whistler, evo Salt Lake, evo Snoqualmie Pass, and evo Hood River. (Note: The cost of up to three evo bike demos can be applied toward the final cost of purchasing a new or used bike from us.)

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