11.7 miles
Distance
2,183 ft
Climb
-2,186 ft
Descent
2,245 ft
High Point

This is an over-and-back at Carvins Cove starting from the Bennett Springs parking lot. Buck and Hi-Dee-Ho can be swapped around but The Gauntlet is best ridden downhill and The Trough, uphill.

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Carvins Cove Over and Back v1.0 is a 12 mile popular expert route located near Roanoke Virginia. This mountain bike only route and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 7 trails. This route climbs 2,183 ft with a max elevation of 2,245 ft then descends -2,186 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Ridelogs
    66
More Stats for Carvins Cove Over and Back v1.0 mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    1 hr 49 min
  • Altitude min
    1,179 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,278 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,276 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -64.1%
  • Grade min
    49.4%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    5,003 ft
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Hi-Dee-Ho
Apr 15, 2024 @ 11:16am
Apr 15, 2024
Nice downhill single track
The Gauntlet
Feb 4, 2024 @ 4:43am
Feb 4, 2024
Horse Pen
Feb 4, 2024 @ 4:43am
Feb 4, 2024
The Trough
Feb 3, 2024 @ 5:16am
Feb 3, 2024
Buck
Sep 22, 2023 @ 9:59am
Sep 22, 2023
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