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  • Snow Packed
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  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Black Oak Ridge Conservation Easement (BORCE) is located behind K-25, on the far west side of Oak Ridge. There are about 2.6 miles of singletrack trails and 11 miles of dirt/gravel roads. miles of dirt/gravel roads and singletrack ranked moderate to difficult. Most of the trails are open for mult-use, except Gallaher and McKinney RidgeTrails which are for foot traffic only. Located on the Department of Energy Reservation, the trail passes through ridge-top woodlands, karst bluffs covered in mountain laurel, and creek-side habitats. A variety of wildlife and native plants as well as remnants of pre-Manhattan Project settlements are present. The trails are nearly mud-free year-round.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Black Oak Ridge Parking area google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Take I-40 to Pellissippi Parkway exit #376 towards Oak Ridge. Travel 6.4 miles and continue on TN-62 W for another 6.3 miles and turn left onto Oak Ridge Turnpike. Go 8.5 miles and turn right onto Blair Rd. The parking area will be on the left.
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      Open on Sep 15, 2018

      Stats

      Global Ranking
      #5,856
      State Ranking
      #48
      Trails
      3
      Total Distance
      7 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      3 miles
      Total Descent
      1,605 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,162 ft
      Total Vertical
      399 ft
      Reports
      2
      Ridden Counter
      8

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