6.3 miles
Distance
1,304 ft
Climb
-1,300 ft
Descent
3,501 ft
High Point

Bracken Mountain to Pinnacle to Bushy Creek Trail Loop

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Bracken Mountain Loop is a 6 mile moderately popular intermediate route located near Brevard North Carolina. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 6 trails. This route climbs 1,304 ft with a max elevation of 3,501 ft then descends -1,300 ft.
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9 Reviews & Comments

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daceto817 (Jun 2, 2022 at 12:50)
The posted description is for the Horse Cove road in the Turkeypen area, not 475C. Pretty sure you can't see Pilot Rock or Slate Rock from here.
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whotftookhunky (Feb 16, 2020 at 7:06)
Trail Pinnacle
This trail was fun, and the climb was worth it. I was dry as of feb. 15, 2020, and like two days after the big rain the dirt was nice????????
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isbelljob (Jun 2, 2019 at 16:59)
Fire road climb starts at the hatchery and is 7 miles to the top.
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LegitBiker9000 (May 17, 2019 at 17:26)
Absolutely Horrible Trail! I DON’T KNOW WHAT SUCKS MORE HAVING TO RIDE THIS CRAP TRAIL OR SITTING IN BECKERS RELGION CLASS!
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  • + 1
benfin (Aug 1, 2022 at 11:15)
Sound like a whinny little kid
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Elduder714 (May 28, 2017 at 19:54)
Great way to come back down
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Elduder714 (May 28, 2017 at 19:54)
Great way to come back down
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Elduder714 (May 28, 2017 at 19:54)
Great way to come back down
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Elduder714 (May 28, 2017 at 19:54)
Perfect climbing corners and a lot of them.
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  • Difficulty rating
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  • Ridelogs
    68
More Stats for Bracken Mountain Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    4 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,432 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,432 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,438 ft
  • Grade max
    -41.8%
  • Grade min
    38.7%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    988 ft
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Bracken Mountain Trail
Sep 22, 2022 @ 2:43pm
Sep 22, 2022
Brushy Creek Trail
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Pinnacle
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Aug 27, 2021 @ 2:27pm
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