4.1 miles
Distance
834 ft
Climb
-830 ft
Descent
3,060 ft
High Point

Bracken Mountain to Pinnacle to Bushy Creek Trail Loop

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Bracken Mtn Loop Short is a 4 mile popular intermediate route located near Brevard North Carolina. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 3 trails. This route climbs 834 ft with a max elevation of 3,060 ft then descends -830 ft.
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4 Reviews & Comments

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Mtn-Goat-13 (Oct 11, 2022 at 19:32)
Solid Meh DH: shredders avoid. Leave this one for the lycra-clad watermelon helmet crews
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Mtn-Goat-13 (Oct 11, 2022 at 19:24)
Solid Meh: fine climbing but Bracken trails are dopey, stacked XC style, too-much-up-in-the-down type of trails you just cant rip down on. Of 1400 drop here, none of it is DH style - just when ya get speed yr climbing again. This is 2012 design for 2022+ - badly needs a revison to make relevant
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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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  • Ridelogs
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More Stats for Bracken Mtn Loop Short mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    3 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,433 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,433 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,438 ft
  • Grade max
    -41.8%
  • Grade min
    53.5%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    889 ft
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