Madison County Cycling

Madison County hosts some of the most scenic and challenging routes for cyclists in the United States. Riders come from all over the world to enjoy the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina and to push themselves on our county's roads. Whether you prefer road cycling or off-road adventures, Madison County has something to offer you!

Mountains, nature, rivers, great food and great people. Madison County is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts where beauty and nature is around every corner.

Let this website serve as a resource for all cycling enthusiasts looking to ride in Madison County of Western North Carolina. The pages of this website host some of the favorite local cycling and unpaved routes in Madison County and will continue to be updated as needed. If you have a favorite route in Madison County please feel free to reach out to us via the contact link and we'll feature it on this site!

Further, this website strives to inform riders of great local restaurants to make their adventure in Madison County as enjoyable and easy as possible!


The Town of Marshall is nestled in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina on the banks of the French Broad River and is rich in history, scenery, outdoor activities and mountain culture.

Hot Springs

Hot Springs is located at the confluence of the French Broad River and Spring Creek. The historic town lies on the Appalachian Trail and hosts an abundance of getaway activities and beautiful mountains.

Mars Hill

Mars Hill is anchored by the historic Mars Hill University and provides easy access to an abundance of outdoor activities and to the city of Asheville. The town has a rich heritage of music, dance and other arts.