1.5 miles
348 ft
-643 ft
Avg time

Buckwheat Knob Details

  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
  • Global Ranking

Ridgeline trail which passes some enormous trees. Very steep and technical on south end with switchbacks, waterbars, rocks and roots. North of Buckwheat Knob, the trail is narrow, somewhat less steep, and moderately technical. Passes through pleasant areas with lush grass growing underneath large hardwood trees.

Local Trail Association
trail association logo
Pisgah Area SORBA (www.pisgahareasorba.org)
Please consider joining or donating to the local riding association to support trail development & maintenance.
donate to earn trail karma!
More Stats for Buckwheat Knob mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -295 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,499 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,005 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,794 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,499 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    3,100 ft
  • Distance down
    4,720 ft
  • Distance flat
    19 ft
  • Avg time
  • view trail stats
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

view (42)
Layers winter
Map Style
Trail Style
  • ?
update trails status or condition

Buckwheat Knob Trail Reports

no reports have been added for Buckwheat Knob yet, add a trail report.
Trail reports are used to indicate a trails current condition and inform builders and other riders about any issues on a trail.


no photos have been added for Buckwheat Knob yet, add a photo.

Routes with this trail

18.1 miles

Reviews / Comments

No reviews yet, be the first to write a review or ask a question.
Use trail reports to comment on trail conditions.

Post a Comment

You must login to Pinkbike.
Don't have an account? Sign up

Join Pinkbike  Login


no videos have been added for Buckwheat Knob yet, add a video.

Nearby Trails

  • embed Buckwheat Knob trail on your website
  • subscribe
  • flag
  • login to download gpx or kml files.