13 miles
1,609 ft
-1,609 ft
2,279 ft
High Point

Greenwood Furnace 13 For a beginner this is about a 3hr loop.

This is a good intermediate loop that encompasses four of the Cooper's Gap Highlights. One is rewarded with 5 miles of flowing downhill singletrack after the initial climb.

Best during mid to late summer through fall and winter.
Leave the park and head west on Broad Mountain Rd, for an easy two mile warm up. Next, you'll turn right and begin climbing Wallace Trail for 3 miles up to Seeger Rd. Wallace Trail will intersect with Upper Telephone Trail.

Once up on Seeger Rd., you are essentially done climbing for the day as you begin the return to the park. Follow Seeger Rd. which turns into Rag Hollow Rd for 3 miles until just past the intersection with Kettle Rd, and turn left onto Bigelow Trail.

Turn right off of Bigelow Trail on to Pig Pile Trail. Once you pass under the gas line, turning right and walking/riding to the summit of the ridge will give you a great view of Big Valley before resuming your down hill journey on Pig Pile Trail.

Upon exiting Pig Pile Trail on to Barrville Rd, turn right and continue the down hill trend before drifting off to the right and down onto Old Lewistown Pike. Old Lewistown Pike will then drop you out onto Rag Hollow Rd. Turn left on Rag Hollow Rd for a short spin to Rte 305. Turn right on Rte 305 and head back to the park.

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  • Direction
    One Direction
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More Stats for NMBA Beginners Greenwood 01 mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    992 ft
  • Altitude start
    993 ft
  • Altitude end
    992 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    7 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,923 ft
Avg: 4 (1 votes)
Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail transparency

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

Wallace Trail
Sep 10, 2017 @ 2:58pm
Sep 10, 2017
Multiple trees across path, still passable
Pigpile Trail
Sep 4, 2017 @ 5:13pm
Sep 4, 2017
Tree down
Seeger Rd
Apr 23, 2017 @ 8:54pm
Apr 23, 2017
Kettle Rd
Aug 8, 2016 @ 6:13am
Aug 8, 2016
Bigelow Trail
Jul 24, 2016 @ 2:56pm
Jul 24, 2016
more reports »
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