The Black River Falls area offers outstanding mountain biking opportunities. The Black River State Forest has 24 miles of designated mountain bike trails. Trailheads can be found at Castle Mound and Pigeon Creek campgrounds and at the Smrekar and Wildcat cross-country ski trail parking lots. The trails take you through scenic pine and oak forests with terrain that will challenge you at every level.
- Download the forest map showing trailheads (pdf)
- Download the Pigeon Creek Mountain Bike Trail Map (pdf)
Wazee Park, located just east of Black River Falls, is home to a nine-mile mountain biking trail which follows the old Jackson county iron mine sites and provides breathtaking vistas of eastern Jackson County.
In addition to the designated trails, the Black River State Forest and Jackson County Forest have several hundred miles of forest and old logging roads open to mountain bike travel and will give you a one-of-a-kind off-road experience.