Near Roanoke, Viginias Explore Park hosts the Subaru Mountain Bike Trail System totaling 15 miles of hand-built singletrack loops. Rolling along through the Blue Ridge Mountains you can tell these trails were built just for our sport. You have several levels beginner, Intermediate, Expert. The facilities are gourgeous. Trails are marked and mapped well. Also patrolled by the National Mountain Bike Patrol. Its a place you wont want to leave.
To reach the trailhead from Roanoke, head for Milepost 115 off the Blue Ridge Parkway. As you enter park park in RV lot and look for Trail Head Sign.
Overall, Explore Park Mountain Bike Trail System is the 3rd most popular mountain bike trail of all 27 mountain biking rides in Virginia.