39.1 miles
Distance
2,556 ft
Climb
-2,464 ft
Descent
802 ft
High Point

Bike Route that connects the US National Whitewater Center to Rocky Branch in Belmont to Carolina Thread Trail in Cramerton to South Fork Trail in McAdenville to Postan Park in Lowell, NC

Detailed Description
40th Route is a 39 mile moderately popular intermediate route located near Charlotte North Carolina. This mountain bike only route and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 20 trails. This route climbs 2,556 ft with a max elevation of 802 ft then descends -2,464 ft.
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5 Reviews & Comments

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Sendy704 (Mar 12, 2022 at 11:02)
Great for beginner riders. Not very rooty or rocky and a fairly level grade the whole way. Good review views.
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AFunFox (Sep 6, 2021 at 15:26)
Trail Jackrabbit
Fun trail. Kind of flowy compared to the other trails around it.
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AFunFox (Sep 6, 2021 at 15:26)
Trail Jackrabbit
Fun trail. Kind of flowy compared to the other trails around it.
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AFunFox (Sep 6, 2021 at 15:26)
Trail Jackrabbit
Fun trail. Kind of flowy compared to the other trails around it.
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AFunFox (Sep 6, 2021 at 15:26)
Trail Jackrabbit
Fun trail. Kind of flowy compared to the other trails around it.
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Details

  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for 40th Route mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    92 ft
  • Altitude min
    569 ft
  • Altitude start
    624 ft
  • Altitude end
    715 ft
  • Grade max
    -30.6%
  • Grade min
    47.9%
  • Distance climb
    14 miles
  • Distance down
    13 miles
  • Distance flat
    12 miles
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