This trail is planned
1 miles
Distance
21 ft
Climb
-523 ft
Descent
4,000 ft
High Point

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Rocky Knob Park
    Boone, North Carolina
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Local Popularity
    35 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

RTP Grant Trail 2 will create the potential to descend from the summit of Rocky Knob and return to the parking lot without pedaling on intermediate trails . All told, this 1 mile trail addition will unlock about 750 vertical feet of a full top to bottom descent (over 2 miles) of blue-rated fun and excitement, and will make the climb up well worth the rigors of the climb up. Numerous alternate lines will ensure plentiful opportunities to explore different ways to have fun on a bike.

Trail Details:



Start: Summt
Terminus: Middle of Nowhere/Boat Rock intersction
Build Type: Machine built
Tread: 3' wide, Dirt surface, excavate below rock, wide radius turns with constant grade reversals
User experience: No pedaling, limited braking, predictable trail to maximize fun and playfulness.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for 2. Proposed RTP Grant Trail 2 bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -502 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,494 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,997 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,494 ft
  • Grade
    -8.34%
  • Grade max
    -29.778%
  • Grade min
    12.459%
  • Distance climb
    687 ft
  • Distance down
    5,118 ft
  • Distance flat
    218 ft
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
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      • 11 miles avg distance
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