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      Lake Norman State Park is home to the trail system called "Itusi", it is a combination of multiple different trails that, when all added, equal 30.5 miles.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: State Park
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      Region Details
      • 2
      • 7
      • 2

      Region Status
      Open as of Apr 15, 2024
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,472
      State Ranking
      #796
      Trails (view details)
      11
      Trails Mountain Bike
      11
      Trails E-Bike
      11
      Trails Hike
      16
      Trails Trail Running
      16
      Total Distance
      26 miles
      Total Descent
      2,294 ft
      Total Vertical
      125 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      886 ft
      Reports
      148
      Photos
      26
      Ridden Counter
      4,134

      Popular Lake Norman State Park Mountain Biking Trails

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      Past Week
      • 8 rides

      Photos of Lake Norman State Park Mountain Bike

      trail: Laurel Loop
      29 |
      Jul 23, 2023 @ 3:20am
      Jul 23, 2023
      trail: Laurel Loop
      34 |
      Jul 23, 2023 @ 3:20am
      Jul 23, 2023
      trail: Laurel Loop
      91 |
      May 20, 2022 @ 11:12pm
      May 20, 2022
      trail: Monbo Loop
      159 |
      Oct 29, 2021 @ 4:14pm
      Oct 29, 2021
      trail: Monbo Loop
      115 |
      Oct 29, 2021 @ 4:14pm
      Oct 29, 2021
      trail: Monbo Loop
      149 |
      Oct 29, 2021 @ 4:14pm
      Oct 29, 2021
      trail: Laurel Loop
      114 |
      Oct 25, 2021 @ 3:21pm
      Oct 25, 2021
      trail: Laurel Loop
      95 |
      Oct 25, 2021 @ 3:21pm
      Oct 25, 2021

      Recent Trail Reports

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      May 1, 2024 @ 5:44am
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      Apr 24, 2024 @ 12:44pm
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      Apr 16, 2024 @ 3:46am
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      Apr 6, 2024 @ 12:25pm
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      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      Jlane66reportLaurel LoopGreat trail in either direction, has a little...
      Oct 29, 2023 @ 5:21pm
      Oct 29, 2023
      SkiflydanatrailMonbo LoopNice trail
      Sep 24, 2023 @ 6:13am
      Sep 24, 2023
      AbiracmdtrailLaurel LoopGreat trail. Signs say 9.5 miles but it's...
      Jul 23, 2023 @ 3:27am
      Jul 23, 2023
      TamlingtrailLaurel LoopI like this trail a lot, it’s not as flowy...
      Jun 26, 2023 @ 7:10am
      Jun 26, 2023
      jbfietstrailWildlife LoopMostly very smooth and fast, like Monbo loop....
      Apr 7, 2023 @ 7:44pm
      Apr 7, 2023

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Mountain Creek Park 13 9 27 km
      Mazeppa Park 1 1 18 km
      Big Leaf Slopes Park 59.6 km
      Signal Hill 49.7 km
      Denver XC Trail 1 211.4 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1126 miles2,293 ft11 miles125 ft
      #1,472#7962314814,838
      E-Bike1126 miles2,293 ft11 miles125 ft
      12470
      Hike1626 miles2,293 ft11 miles125 ft
      #1,097#69014863
      Trail Running1626 miles2,293 ft11 miles125 ft
      #1,102#68714848
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