Near Charlottesville, the Panorama Farms area has 20+ miles of trails. This place has it all, a mountain bikers dreamscape. There are spectacular views to begin with as the trails wind through mature hardwood forests, hay fields and pastured meadows. There are stream crossings, log jumps and tight twisty well groomed trails that will challange any rider. Everywhere you go there are hills, not big ones, but enough to let you know they are there. Go check this place out, its great. And remember, USE THE DONATION BOX!!
To reach the trailhead from Charlottesville, head north on SR29. Turn left on Hydraulic Rd and then left again at the Rock Store. Follow Earlysville Road for 2 miles. Just past Rock Store, turn left on Panorama Rd. to entrance to Panorama Farms. Take drive to 1st right. Park on the right.
Overall, Panorama Farms is the 5th most popular mountain bike trail of all 27 mountain biking rides in Virginia.