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Trail Conditions
  • 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
ContributeDetails
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  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • 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
  • 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
      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.
      Region Details
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      • 4

      Region Status
      Caution as of Nov 4, 2019

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,899
      State Ranking
      #29
      Trails (view details)
      8
      Trails Mountain Bike
      8
      Trails E-Bike
      7
      Trails Hike
      8
      Trails Trail Running
      8
      Total Distance
      9 miles
      Total Descent
      2,678 ft
      Total Vertical
      694 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,919 ft
      Reports
      60
      Photos
      40
      Ridden Counter
      1,523

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      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
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      Past Week
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      • 4 miles avg distance

      Photos of Fire Mountain Trails Mountain Bike

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      Videos of Fire Mountain Trails Mountain Bike

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      Recent Trail Reports

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      Tinker's Dream
      Nov 4, 2019 @ 2:55pm
      Nov 4, 2019
      DryKyle-LoomisLeafy in sections so watch those corners...
      Uktena
      Nov 4, 2019 @ 2:52pm
      Nov 4, 2019
      DryKyle-LoomisLeafy but not an issue for climbing,...
      Kessel Run
      Nov 4, 2019 @ 2:48pm
      Nov 4, 2019
      DryKyle-LoomisDry, clay is perfectly grippy if you can...
      Fire Tower Trail
      Aug 30, 2019 @ 11:54am
      Aug 30, 2019
      DryCyberBomb
      Lazy Elk
      Aug 30, 2019 @ 11:54am
      Aug 30, 2019
      DryCyberBomb
      Spearfinger
      Aug 30, 2019 @ 11:54am
      Aug 30, 2019
      DryCyberBomb

      Activity Feed

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      user #788625toddaddtrailOconaluftee River Trail and 2 more
      Dec 13, 2019 @ 7:19am
      7 hours
      user #1780689Juiceman23wishlisttrailKessel Run
      Dec 9, 2019 @ 6:07pm
      Dec 9, 2019
      user #1894295Robertg74votetrailKessel Run
      Dec 9, 2019 @ 9:59am
      Dec 9, 2019
      user #1455051jumpthesharkwishlisttrailTinker's Dream and 5 more
      Nov 24, 2019 @ 8:15am
      Nov 24, 2019
      user #1744588wnchiker1975commentreportUktena
      Nov 21, 2019 @ 4:23pm
      Nov 21, 2019

      Recent Comments

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      user #1744588wnchiker1975reportUktenaTrees have been removed but leaves are slick...
      Nov 21, 2019 @ 4:23pm
      Nov 21, 2019
      user #1632151Thod24trailRudy's RevengeCan’t wait to see this trail come to...
      Oct 24, 2019 @ 7:36pm
      Oct 24, 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
      user #1166088tiggervistrailKessel RunThis trail system is awesome! The climbs will...
      Jun 18, 2019 @ 10:17am
      Jun 18, 2019
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