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      Region Details
      • 211
      • 37
      • 146
      • 259
      • 85
      • 9

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      1,367
      Trails Mountain Bike
      760
      Trails E-Bike
      82
      Trails Hike
      1,328
      Trails Trail Running
      1,280
      Trails Horse
      306
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      6
      Trails Observed Trials
      6
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      8
      Trails Snowmobile
      3
      Trails Snowshoe
      38
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      17
      Trails Nordic Ski
      52
      Total Distance
      2,623 miles
      Total Descent
      481,476 ft
      Total Vertical
      5,774 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,644 ft
      Reports
      12,579
      Photos
      3,101
      Ridden Counter
      284,655

      Outside Logo Articles

      The 5 Best New Thru-Hikes to Start Planning Now
      Jan 4, 2022 from backpacker.com
      Start planning to hike these in-progress U.S. trails in 2022.
      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.
      Video: Neko Mulally Tests Tires with Kenda
      Jan 20, 2021 from pinkbike.com
      Neko Mulally rides and gives feedback on some of the tires that Kenda has been working on.
      Video: Neko Mulally and Logan Mulally Switch Places at Downhill Southeast
      Aug 13, 2020 from pinkbike.com
      Logan dons Neko's race kit and sees how he does with a pro set up.
      Sub Regions

      Popular Mountains Region (NC) Mountain Biking Trails

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      Jim Branch
      Dupont State Recreational Forest
      Ridgeline
      Dupont State Recreational Forest
      Hooker Creek Trail
      Dupont State Recreational Forest
      Hilltop
      Dupont State Recreational Forest
      Big Rock Trail
      Dupont State Recreational Forest
      Hickory Mountain Loop
      Dupont State Recreational Forest
      Black Mountain Trail (Lower)
      Pisgah Ranger District
      Locust
      Dupont State Recreational Forest
      Cedar Rock Trail
      Dupont State Recreational Forest
      Isaac Heath
      Dupont State Recreational Forest
      Burnt Mountain Trail
      Dupont State Recreational Forest
      Jim Branch Alt
      Dupont State Recreational Forest
      Green's Lick
      Bent Creek Experimental Forest
      Wolf Branch
      Bent Creek Experimental Forest
      Lake Imaging Road
      Dupont State Recreational Forest

      Mountains Region (NC) Mountain Bike Routes

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      2016 3rd Coast Enduro Series - Brevard Enduro Presented by Terrapin Beer Co.
      Brevard
      19 miles
      Kitsuma
      Kitsuma Peak
      9 miles
      BikeTransylvania: Maxwell to Black Mountain trail
      Brevard
      9 miles
      #11- Clawhammer/Middle/Lower Black -Roam Fest East Crankjoy Route
      Brevard
      9 miles
      DuPont Full Imaging Loop
      Dupont State Recreational Forest
      13 miles
      Ridgeline Loop
      Cedar Mountain
      5 miles
      Bent Creek North
      Bent Creek Experimental Forest
      14 miles
      Bike Transylvania: Jim Branch to Ridgeline
      Cedar Mountain
      5 miles
      Bike Transylvania: Clawhammer Buckwheat, Bennett Gap
      Brevard
      10 miles
      Max To Black
      Pisgah Ranger District
      9 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 11 rides
      Yesterday
      • 98 rides
      Past Week
      • 943 rides

      Photos of Mountains Region (NC) Mountain Bike

      trail: Tortuga
      158 |
      Nov 2, 2020 @ 10:24am
      Nov 2, 2020
      trail: Tortuga
      238 |
      Jul 27, 2020 @ 10:42pm
      Jul 27, 2020
      337 |
      Apr 20, 2020 @ 4:29pm
      Apr 20, 2020
      trail: Warrior Creek
      210 |
      Dec 7, 2017 @ 3:33pm
      Dec 7, 2017
      trail: Warrior Creek
      152 |
      Jun 16, 2017 @ 12:58pm
      Jun 16, 2017
      330 |
      Oct 2, 2015 @ 2:37pm
      Oct 2, 2015
      297 |
      Aug 5, 2015 @ 11:59am
      Aug 5, 2015
      118 |
      Feb 29, 2004 @ 7:43pm
      Feb 29, 2004

      Videos of Mountains Region (NC) Mountain Bike

      Crash at Ride Kanuga
      32 | Sep 9, 2022
      why you should get a dropper post
      54 | Jul 29, 2022
      why you should get a dropper post
      | Jul 28, 2022
      why you should get a dropper post
      | Jul 28, 2022
      Avery Creek Fail
      45 | Jul 18, 2022
      #fridayfails OTB at Sugar Mtn
      90 | Jul 5, 2022
      Sycamore Cove Trail Section
      40 | Feb 20, 2022
      Lower Black Trail Pisgah
      30 | Feb 16, 2022

      Current Trail Warnings

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #1911895AlpenawishlisttrailRight Loop and 3 more
      Oct 4, 2022 @ 8:12am
      1 hours
      user #1911895AlpenawishlistregionTsali Recreation Area
      Oct 4, 2022 @ 8:10am
      1 hours
      user #2922966Cthomps427wishlistrouteSinkhole Loop
      Oct 4, 2022 @ 7:41am
      2 hours
      user #2493331AtxtoddaddreportUktena and 3 more
      Oct 4, 2022 @ 6:58am
      3 hours
      user #2990282rayhennessywishlistregionBent Creek Experimental Forest
      Oct 3, 2022 @ 9:36pm
      12 hours

      Recent Comments

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      user #1294337vtbowmantrailAustin Traphill Roadthis is not a trail.. it's a paved road with...
      Oct 2, 2022 @ 11:42am
      2 days
      user #890191TrailblazernctrailPink Beds Loop TrailShould probably wait until it opens to bikes...
      Sep 25, 2022 @ 6:00pm
      Sep 25, 2022
      user #1956405RobJazotrailRidgelineThank you to the trail workers who took a...
      Sep 25, 2022 @ 5:03pm
      Sep 25, 2022
      user #1952265atkinsonpmtrailBriery Fork TrailRode 1/2 Sept 2022
      Sep 24, 2022 @ 2:01pm
      Sep 24, 2022
      user #1952265atkinsonpmtrailGrassy Creek TrailRode Sept 2022
      Sep 24, 2022 @ 2:00pm
      Sep 24, 2022

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike7601,261 mile203,022 ft573 miles5,010 ft
      2,84712,491342188,055
      E-Bike82116 miles12,205 ft45 miles4,472 ft
      86,29131,996
      Hike1,3282,587 miles465,722 ft1,132 mile5,774 ft
      22112,3272013,016
      Trail Running1,2802,463 miles439,137 ft1,082 mile5,774 ft
      212,320213,730
      Horse306702 miles101,788 ft277 miles4,852 ft
      44,031229
      Dirtbike/Moto626 miles883 ft4 miles2,411 ft
      22,44431
      Observed Trials626 miles883 ft4 miles2,411 ft
      16133
      ATV/ORV/OHV837 miles3,077 ft9 miles3,789 ft
      2,44229
      Snowmobile319 miles292 ft2 miles2,349 ft
      55
      Snowshoe3847 miles5,197 ft15 miles3,163 ft
      71116
      Backcountry Ski1727 miles4,518 ft11 miles1,781 ft
      145527
      Nordic Ski5260 miles5,574 ft18 miles2,418 ft
      7156
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