West of Alexandria near Pineville in the Kisatchie National Forest, the Claiborne Trails system consists of two 30 mile mountain biking loops.
To reach the mountain biking trailhead for the Claiborne Trail from Alexandria, head south on US49 to Forest Hills exit. In Forest Hills, head north on SR165 for 3 miles. Turn onto SR112 for 4 miles and watch for sign on the right.
Overall, Claiborne Trail is the 4th most popular mountain bike trail of all 9 mountain biking rides in Louisiana.