16 miles
Distance
2,395 ft
Climb
-5,249 ft
Descent
5,271 ft
High Point

Pilot rock, to Upper black back to the HUB. A Pisgah sampler that will be an epic amount of downhill and technical skills.

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Details

  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Ridelogs
    4
More Stats for The Pisgah sampler mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -2,854 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,131 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,984 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,131 ft
  • Grade
    -3.43%
  • Grade max
    -57.918%
  • Grade min
    75.889%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    10 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,000 ft
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Trail Style
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail transparency
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Black Mountain 2018
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A rainy, foggy, eerie descent of Pilot Rock in Pisgah, NC
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May 3, 2018 @ 5:50pm
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Feb 28, 2018 @ 7:49am
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Feb 25, 2018 @ 6:35am
Feb 25, 2018
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