7.1 miles
Distance
1,053 ft
Climb
-957 ft
Descent
3,510 ft
High Point

This mountain bike ride is a great step up for intermediate riders and consists of a mellow climb up Cove Creek trail with a few stream crossings, then a traverse across to Daniel Ridge trail on an old jeep road that has grown into singletrack. The descent down Daniel Ridge follows the creek, and there is a good swimming hole at the end.

Detailed Description
Bike Transylvania: Cove Creek to Daniel Ridge is a 7 mile popular intermediate route located near Brevard North Carolina. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 7 trails. This route climbs 1,053 ft with a max elevation of 3,510 ft then descends -957 ft.
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  • Riding area
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  • Difficulty rating
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  • Ridelogs
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More Stats for Bike Transylvania: Cove Creek to Daniel Ridge mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    1 hr 23 min
  • Altitude change
    96 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,551 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,556 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,651 ft
  • Grade
    0.3%
  • Grade max
    -28.8%
  • Grade min
    31.5%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,067 ft
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