Southeast of Dallas and southwest of Ratcliff and Kennard, the Piney Creek area has a 46 mile network of mountain bike trails through piney woods. There are 5 color-coded trails which can be combined to form loops.
To reach the mountain biking trailhead from Ratcliff, head west on SR7 for 3 miles to Kennard. Turn south on SR2781 for 8 miles. Turn right heading northwest on FR514 for 1 mile to the trailhead parking.
Overall, Piney Creek Trails is the 34th most popular mountain bike trail of all 59 mountain biking rides in Texas.