Self-Guided Trips

Mountain Bike VirginiaRMA provides shuttle service and bike rentals for those who want to guide themselves with great options for trips taking 2 hours or all day. Leave right from our shop located on the scenic Roanoke River Greenway. After getting outfitted with your bike, gear and maps, it’s a short trip down the Greenway to miles of trails on Mill Mountain. For more variety we will provide a shuttle out and back to Carvins Cove or The Explore Park. Both are close and offer all types of terrain. See shuttle page for options including transportation to and from your local lodging and out and back to the trail systems. Bike Rentals include bike, helmet, maps, daypack and water. See rental and shuttle pages for pricing for self guided trips.

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Mill Mountain Trails – (no extra shuttle required)

Over 7 miles of mountain bike trails located a short 10 minute bike ride from RMA

Map of Mil Mountain

Carvins Cove – (20 minute shuttle from shop)

Carvins Cove has grown to be one of the most popular mountain biking destinations in the East. There are more than 40 miles of mountain biking trails including cross country single track, free ride downhill trails and extensive fire roads.

Map of Carvins Cove

Explore Park – (15 minute shuttle from shop)

Explore Park Trail System, located adjacent to the Blue Ridge Parkway, is a 1,100-acre preserve, situated along the Roanoke River Gorge, Offering IMBA certified mountain bike trails. Mountain bike trail options (6+) ranging from <0.5 miles to >10 miles. Many of the trails are loop trails, and are easy to moderately difficult.

Map of Explore Park


Reserve a rental or shuttle     540-525-8295