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      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
      eBikes Allowed: No
      Land Status: State Forest
      Land Manager: NCFS
      Guion Farm Parking google parking directions
      Disclaimer:
      NO E-Bikes Allowed in Dupont State Recreational Forest regardless of how many watts it creates.
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      Region Details
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      • 33
      • 11

      Region Status
      Open as of Aug 27, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      90
      Trails Mountain Bike
      86
      Trails Hike
      90
      Trails Trail Running
      89
      Trails Horse
      59
      Total Distance
      93 miles
      Total Descent
      12,206 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,489 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,617 ft
      Reports
      3,153
      Photos
      381
      Ridden Counter
      76,269

      Outside+ Logo Articles

      North Carolina's 5 Most Popular Trail Networks According to Trailforks Data
      Oct 20, 2021 from pinkbike.com
      North Carolina is covered by trails of all varieties, and offers up opportunities for riders of all stripes.

      Photos of Dupont State Recreational Forest Mountain Bike

      18 |
      Dec 3, 2021 @ 6:25pm
      Dec 3, 2021
      12 |
      Dec 3, 2021 @ 6:24pm
      Dec 3, 2021
      26 |
      Dec 3, 2021 @ 6:21pm
      Dec 3, 2021
      8 |
      Nov 28, 2021 @ 4:25pm
      Nov 28, 2021
      64 |
      Oct 12, 2021 @ 11:32am
      Oct 12, 2021
      34 |
      Oct 12, 2021 @ 11:19am
      Oct 12, 2021
      394 |
      Aug 27, 2019 @ 2:49pm
      Aug 27, 2019
      1,104 |
      Apr 13, 2013 @ 7:15am
      Apr 13, 2013

      Videos of Dupont State Recreational Forest Mountain Bike

      Over the bars
      121 | May 1, 2021
      Failed Scandinavian Flick
      trail: Jim Branch
      186 | Feb 15, 2021
      Dupont State Forest - Plan B day
      108 | Dec 14, 2020
      Dupont State Forest
      44 | Dec 14, 2020
      Ridgeline - DuPont
      trail: Ridgeline
      4:59 | 143 | Aug 28, 2020
      Ridgeline - The Most Famous Mountain Bike...
      trail: Ridgeline
      2:24 | 71 | Aug 20, 2020
      Burnt Mountain in :60
      1:00 | 203 | Apr 10, 2020
      Big Rock in :60
      1:00 | 117 | Apr 10, 2020

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Hickory Mountain Loop
      Jan 23, 2022 @ 9:30am
      Jan 23, 2022
      IcyRadHeather
      Ridgeline
      Jan 23, 2022 @ 9:30am
      Jan 23, 2022
      IcyRadHeatherLots of snow and ice along most of this

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Hickory Mountain Road
      Jan 11, 2022 @ 11:07am
      Jan 11, 2022
      Dry906Yooper906 TRAILFORKS
      Hooker Creek Trail
      Jan 11, 2022 @ 11:05am
      Jan 11, 2022
      Freeze/thaw Cycle906Yooper906 TRAILFORKS
      Hilltop
      Jan 11, 2022 @ 11:05am
      Jan 11, 2022
      Freeze/thaw Cycle906Yooper906 TRAILFORKS
      Locust
      Jan 11, 2022 @ 11:05am
      Jan 11, 2022
      Freeze/thaw Cycle906Yooper906 TRAILFORKS
      Isaac Heath
      Jan 11, 2022 @ 11:04am
      Jan 11, 2022
      Freeze/thaw Cycle906Yooper906 TRAILFORKS
      Jim Branch
      Jan 11, 2022 @ 11:04am
      Jan 11, 2022
      Freeze/thaw Cycle906Yooper906 TRAILFORKS
      Lake Imaging Road
      Jan 11, 2022 @ 11:04am
      Jan 11, 2022
      Freeze/thaw Cycle906Yooper906 TRAILFORKS
      Rocky Ridge
      Jan 6, 2022 @ 10:16am
      Jan 6, 2022
      Variablesharknado331 or 2 mud pits at the top, otherwise ideal
      Guion Trail
      Jan 6, 2022 @ 10:16am
      Jan 6, 2022
      Idealsharknado33
      Rifle Trail
      Jan 6, 2022 @ 10:16am
      Jan 6, 2022
      Variablesharknado33A few muddy spots after recent rain

      Activity Feed

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      user #1609660toposlavriddentrailBurnt Mountain Trail and 3 more
      Jan 25, 2022 @ 4:35pm
      2 days
      user #1398134RadHeatheraddreportRidgeline and 1 more
      Jan 23, 2022 @ 9:30am
      Jan 23, 2022
      user #2857836JakehdeyoungriddentrailTurkey Knob Road and 2 more
      Jan 22, 2022 @ 7:02am
      Jan 22, 2022
      user #1653139jeremym1993riddentrailRidgeline
      Jan 20, 2022 @ 5:14pm
      Jan 20, 2022
      user #2463140rpitmanriddentrailRidgeline
      Jan 17, 2022 @ 8:17pm
      Jan 17, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2265182wmcelweetrailSheep Mountain TrailAs Dupont doubletrack goes I though this was a...
      Dec 1, 2021 @ 11:52am
      Dec 1, 2021
      user #2265182wmcelweetrailFlatwoods TrailFast little drop on singletrack from the main...
      Dec 1, 2021 @ 11:18am
      Dec 1, 2021
      user #2265182wmcelweetrailBuck Forest RoadBasic double-track road out of the Buck Forest...
      Dec 1, 2021 @ 11:11am
      Dec 1, 2021
      user #2265182wmcelweetrailRidgelineHit Ridgeline yesterday, coming down from...
      Dec 1, 2021 @ 11:04am
      Dec 1, 2021
      user #2690566IhuckdisctrailSandy TrailThe trail is currently closed.
      Sep 11, 2021 @ 1:37pm
      Sep 11, 2021

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      Pinkbike Articles

      Oct 20, 2021
      North Carolina's 5 Most Popular Trail Networks According to Trailforks Data North Carolina's 5 Most Popular Trail Networks According to Trailforks Data
      North Carolina is covered by trails of all varieties, and offers up opportunities for riders of all stripes.
      Oct 20, 2021
      The Most Popular Riding Areas in Arizona, Colorado, North Carolina, Oregon &amp; Vermont According to Trailforks Data The Most Popular Riding Areas in Arizona, Colorado, North Carolina, Oregon & Vermont According to Trailforks Data
      We tasked Brice Shirbach with sifting through the data and intel on our sister site Trailforks to find out what trail networks are most popular...
      Jun 1, 2017
      Southern Drift: A MTB Tour Down South Southern Drift: A MTB Tour Down South
      When the weather isn't ideal and track conditions in Northeastern US aren't the best, one rider heads down South to check out Seven Springs,...
      Jun 20, 2015
      Party in Pisgah - Exploring  North Carolina's Finest Party in Pisgah - Exploring North Carolina's Finest
      Jeff Lenosky and Rob Rebholz get the full "Party in the Woods" experience in Brevard, North Carolina.

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike8692 miles11,913 ft47 miles1,490 ft
      #34#143663,1494729,241
      Hike9093 miles12,205 ft48 miles1,490 ft
      #20#10153,152749
      Trail Running8993 miles12,205 ft48 miles1,490 ft
      #19#93,149178
      Horse5960 miles8,100 ft31 miles1,490 ft
      #2#21,9525
      • By caleb93 & contributors
      • Admins: 906Yooper906, Pisgah, CMC
      • #4415 - 59,329 views
      • dupont state recreational forest activity log | embed map of Dupont State Recreational Forest mountain bike trails | dupont state recreational forest mountain biking points of interest

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