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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
      DuPont State Recreational Forest, commonly known as DuPont Forest, is a 10,473-acre state forest, located in Henderson and Transylvania counties of North Carolina.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
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      Caution on Jan 9, 2019

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #39
      State Ranking
      #1
      Trails (view details)
      92
      Trails Mountain Bike
      92
      Trails Hike
      92
      Trails Trail Running
      92
      Total Distance
      87 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      43 miles
      Total Descent
      13,080 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,368 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,613 ft
      Reports
      634
      Photos
      139
      Ridden Counter
      17,965

      Popular Dupont State Forest Mountain Biking Trails

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      Recent Trail Reports

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Little River
      Dec 24, 2018 @ 8:21am
      Dec 24, 2018
      Crazy wet and many frozen sections.
      Holly Rd Trail
      Jul 22, 2018 @ 11:22am
      Jul 22, 2018
      Trail closed
      Plantation Trail
      Jul 7, 2018 @ 11:42am
      Jul 7, 2018
      Many small trees and branches down. Also,...

      Photos of Dupont State Forest Mountain Bike

      2 |
      Nov 23, 2018 @ 12:05pm
      Nov 23, 2018
      Pine Tree Trail, Raleigh
      90 |
      Nov 1, 2018 @ 11:44am
      Nov 1, 2018
      | 6 comments Burnt Mountain, Tampa Bay
      trail: Big Rock
      81 |
      Oct 31, 2018 @ 8:21am
      Oct 31, 2018
      Big Rock, Gastonia
      trail: Big Rock
      23 |
      Oct 31, 2018 @ 8:21am
      Oct 31, 2018
      Big Rock, Gastonia
      more photos »

      Videos of Dupont State Forest Mountain Bike

      Bruce does Dupont
      trail: Ridgeline
      1:00 | 36 | Sep 30, 2018
      Ridgeline January 2018
      trail: Ridgeline
      5:34 | 57 | Jan 8, 2018
      Hooker Creek Trail in January
      6:02 | 107 | Jan 7, 2018
      Ridgeline Trail, Dupont State Forest, WNC
      trail: Ridgeline
      1:45 | 288 | Feb 3, 2017
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      Dupont State Forest Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      #5- Big Allstar Loop - Roam Fest East Crankjoy Route featured
      13 miles
      Quick Dupont Loop
      13 miles
      Taste of DuPont
      18 miles
      Freehub Magazine: Big Rock Loop
      6 miles

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1331478cleaverwrhtrailRidgelineNot really that great. On a long weekend trip,...
      Nov 2, 2018 @ 8:23pm
      Nov 2, 2018
      user #1242291LegitBiker9000trailRidgelineDefiantly an over hyped trail, with no...
      Aug 11, 2018 @ 1:10pm
      Aug 11, 2018
      user #1242291LegitBiker9000trailRidgelineHonestly a pretty lame trail, nothing...
      Aug 11, 2018 @ 12:40pm
      Aug 11, 2018
      user #974315ameryanreportBriery Fork TrailYou can stay dry crossing the creeks now.
      Jun 23, 2018 @ 9:36am
      Jun 23, 2018
      user #920862tacowheeltrailShortcut TrailShortcut trail has been decommissioned. It...
      May 28, 2018 @ 12:35pm
      May 28, 2018
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      Recent Activity

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1498484Ppittaway1987addridelogJan 18, 2019 ride log
      Jan 18, 2019 @ 3:00pm
      10 hours
      user #833743mshmshaddridelogJan 18, 2019 ride log
      Jan 18, 2019 @ 12:10pm
      13 hours
      user #1670651mikenasekosaddridelogJan 18, 2019 ride log
      Jan 18, 2019 @ 10:50am
      14 hours
      user #191569mikefitzaddridelogJan 18, 2019 ride log
      Jan 18, 2019 @ 10:45am
      14 hours
      user #920352themanroaddridelogJan 8, 2019 ride log
      Jan 18, 2019 @ 4:30am
      20 hours
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      Bike & Skill Parks

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      Kids Loop Skills Parkskill parkCedar Mountain
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      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      REEB Ranch 1 23.5 km
      Pleasant Ridge County Park 2 19.8 km
      Gateway Park17.8 km
      Bent Creek Experimental Forest 14 18 220.6 km
      Paris Mountain State Park 4 6 120.9 km
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