Starting from Randolph in the White River Valley, the 22.5 mile Mount Cushman Ridge Loop climbs right out of town to the summit of Mount Cushman at 2,750. Then themountain bike route snakes along a wooded ridgetop.
While in the area, also check out the Maple Ridge Sheep Farm Loop (9 mi.) and the Mud Pond Loop (12 mi.) which both start from town. Nearby is the 50 mile Circus Ride with over 4000 feet of vertical.
Overall, Mount Cushman Ridge Loop is the 5th most popular mountain bike trail of all 16 mountain biking rides in Vermont.