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  • Variable
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      Ready for a backcountry adventure? Wilson Creek features historic singletrack full of technical challenge, jumps and high speed double track, creeks, boulders, gravel road grinds, are all set in the remote backwoods of Pisgah National Forest's Grandfather District. Be prepared to be self sufficient here. You are unlikely to encounter any people. Bring plenty of water, food, tubes, spare parts, a map, and a positive attitude as this ride has a history of hurting people's feelings with lost of grunt climbing. Unlike other regions in Pisgah, this route has only a few signs and wrong turns are plentiful.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,747
      State Ranking
      #29
      Trails
      25
      Total Distance
      56 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      27 miles
      Total Descent
      12,446 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,088 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,988 ft
      Reports
      18
      Photos
      3
      Ridden Counter
      199

      Photos of Wilson Creek Mountain Bike

      40 |
      Dec 30, 2016 @ 2:08pm
      Dec 30, 2016
      Lower Harper Creek, Brevard
      69 |
      Dec 30, 2016 @ 2:07pm
      Dec 30, 2016
      Raiders Camp, Brevard
      trail: Thorps Creek
      171 |
      Mar 9, 2016 @ 9:55am
      Mar 9, 2016
      Thorps Creek, Mortimer
      trail: Greentown
      224 |
      Jun 16, 2010 @ 11:47am
      Jun 16, 2010
      Greentown, Boone
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      Videos of Wilson Creek Mountain Bike

      Wilson's Creek downhill
      trail: Greentown
      5:36 | 367 | Mar 26, 2012
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      Wilson Creek Mountain Bike Routes

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      Wilson Ridge Top to Bottom
      12 miles
      21 jumps to Schoolhouse Shuttle
      5 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #552058o0-nr-0otrailSchoolhouse RidgeTrail is very eroded and gullied out. Hard to...
      Oct 3, 2017 @ 10:13am
      Oct 3, 2017
      user #771588mildturkeytrailHolly Springs (Sinkhole)I would say this is more of a black run and...
      Jun 4, 2017 @ 6:41pm
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