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  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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 Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
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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

  • 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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Trail system built in the historic Indian community of Cherokee. Packed full of berms, hips, rollers and a One Way Downhill trail full of perfectly sculpted table tops of varying lengths. Great wall rides.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      Land Status: Regional Recreation Area
      Land Manager: Jeremy Hyatt
      Bus Parking Lot google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Parking lot is in the back of the Unto These Hills parking lot next to the Oconaluftee Indian Village. Entrance is at the TOP of the Bus Parking area. Just follow the blue arrows on the pavement to the very top of the lot.
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 1
      • 1
      • 4
      • 5

      Region Status
      Open as of Apr 13, 2021

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      11
      Trails Mountain Bike
      11
      Trails E-Bike
      9
      Trails Hike
      11
      Trails Trail Running
      11
      Total Distance
      12 miles
      Total Descent
      2,864 ft
      Total Vertical
      934 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,919 ft
      Reports
      161
      Photos
      72
      Ridden Counter
      3,459

      Fire Mountain Trails Mountain Bike Routes

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      Fire On The Mountain Loops
      11 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 3 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 3 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 20 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance

      Photos of Fire Mountain Trails Mountain Bike

      trail: Spearfinger
      76 |
      Dec 31, 2019 @ 3:39pm
      Dec 31, 2019
      trail: Kessel Run
      116 |
      May 17, 2019 @ 7:57pm
      May 17, 2019
      trail: Spearfinger
      54 |
      Jul 29, 2017 @ 11:00am
      Jul 29, 2017
      trail: Kessel Run
      322 |
      Jun 6, 2017 @ 7:52am
      Jun 6, 2017
      | 1 comments

      Videos of Fire Mountain Trails Mountain Bike

      Wayah Crash @Fire Mtn
      trail: Kessel Run
      0:12 | 94 | Jun 27, 2020
      10 years old. Uktena
      trail: Uktena
      0:30 | 127 | Aug 10, 2019
      Fire Mountain Trails in Cherokee NC
      trail: Kessel Run
      23:57 | 62 | Dec 2, 2020 , Cherokee
      Fire Mountain Trails - New For 2020 - Skilly...
      trail: Lazy Elk
      8:17 | 68 | Sep 3, 2020 , Cherokee

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1188148rickplitevotetrailKessel Run and 4 more
      Apr 15, 2021 @ 3:39pm
      1 day
      user #1188148rickpliteaddreportTinker's Dream and 6 more
      Apr 13, 2021 @ 2:30pm
      Apr 13, 2021
      user #1381269JakeptoddriddentrailTinker's Dream and 5 more
      Mar 25, 2021 @ 6:02am
      Mar 25, 2021
      user #2630464TrailcaptvotetrailKessel Run
      Mar 22, 2021 @ 10:44am
      Mar 22, 2021
      user #2630464TrailcaptcommenttrailKessel Run
      Mar 22, 2021 @ 10:44am
      Mar 22, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2630464TrailcapttrailKessel RunOne of my favorite trail systems by far!
      Mar 22, 2021 @ 10:44am
      Mar 22, 2021
      user #1744899Mili03reportKessel RunKessle ridge closed maintenance
      Jul 8, 2020 @ 5:41pm
      Jul 8, 2020
      user #1744588wnchiker1975reportUktenaTrees have been removed but leaves are slick...
      Nov 21, 2019 @ 4:23pm
      Nov 21, 2019
      user #1814009EmfabichtrailUktenaGreat downhill, super fast, a lot of hairpin...
      Aug 25, 2019 @ 6:14pm
      Aug 25, 2019
      user #1814009EmfabichtrailSpearfingerNice wide trail with great berms and rollers....
      Aug 25, 2019 @ 6:05pm
      Aug 25, 2019

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1112 miles2,864 ft6 miles935 ft
      #952#4927216111,607
      E-Bike910 miles2,805 ft5 miles696 ft
      #222#6612521
      Hike1112 miles2,864 ft6 miles935 ft
      #731#42916118
      Trail Running1112 miles2,864 ft6 miles935 ft
      #735#4301611
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