20.7 miles
Distance
1,768 ft
Climb
-1,766 ft
Descent
2,140 ft
High Point

This is a great selection of trails from the North End of 5 Points and the Durham Trails which are new to the area as of 2023. Start at the 5 Points parking area off of GA Hwy 157. Follow Tailings Run to Fugget, Hanging Wall/Foot Wall, Kettle Bottom then the Durham Trail over to Durham. In Durham you will find a wide variety of challenges on John Henry, Steam Shovel, W Fugget Branch, 4 Tons and E Fugget Branch before making your way back over to 5 Points for the finish Kettle Bottom, Slickenslide, and Peace Can.

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5 Points North and Durham is a 21 mile popular expert route located near Durham Georgia. This mountain bike only route can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 16 trails. This route climbs 1,768 ft with a max elevation of 2,140 ft then descends -1,766 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for 5 Points North and Durham mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,561 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,918 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,919 ft
  • Grade max
    -45.5%
  • Grade min
    46.9%
  • Distance climb
    8 miles
  • Distance down
    9 miles
  • Distance flat
    4 miles
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Slickenslide Trail
Apr 9, 2024 @ 5:21am
Apr 9, 2024
Peace Can Trail
Apr 9, 2024 @ 5:21am
Apr 9, 2024
Foot Wall
Mar 30, 2024 @ 3:53pm
Mar 30, 2024
Small dead tree down across trail, can ride over or around, 'new' path being established on downhill side ... .5 mile from N end
E. Fuggett Branch
Mar 30, 2024 @ 8:10am
Mar 30, 2024
W. Fuggett Branch
Mar 30, 2024 @ 8:10am
Mar 30, 2024
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