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      Bent Creek is an experimental forest managed by the US Forest Service for foresty and biology. It is home to an extensive network of short trails ranging from rolling to rocky. Most all trails are beginner and intermediate level. The higher up the ridge you climb, the more technical features available like Greens Lick and lower Sidehill.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails
      47
      Total Distance
      52.9 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      21.9 miles
      Total Descent
      1.4 miles
      Highest Trailhead
      3,341 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,331 ft
      Reports
      49
      Photos
      11
      Ridden Counter
      1,002

      Photos of Bent Creek Experimental Forest Mountain Bike

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      43 |
      Sep 6, 2016 @ 9:46am
      Sep 6, 2016
      Northern Boundary, Asheville
      119 |
      Feb 14, 2016 @ 4:39pm
      Feb 14, 2016
      Ingles Field Gap, Asheville
      118 |
      Feb 14, 2016 @ 4:38pm
      Feb 14, 2016
      Ingles Field Gap, Asheville
      126 |
      Feb 14, 2016 @ 4:37pm
      Feb 14, 2016
      Ingles Field Gap, Asheville
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      Mountain Bike Routes

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      Crazy Eights
      10.0 miles
      The Pisgah sampler
      15.8 miles

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