3.7 miles
Distance
763 ft
Climb
-752 ft
Descent
2,903 ft
High Point

Thrift Cover to Lower Back Mountain Loop

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Ridelogs
    171
More Stats for Thrift Cove Lower Black Mtn mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    11 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,157 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,157 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,169 ft
  • Grade
    0.1%
  • Grade max
    -45%
  • Grade min
    36.9%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    617 ft
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Pisgah Christmas 2014
Pisgah Christmas 2014
8:03 | 533 | comments: 7 | favs:
Dec 29, 2014
Little bit of fun on Christmas break, end of Farlow Gap to Daniel Ridge, then shot up Thrift Cove to do tail end of Black Mountain...did I mention...

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