2.1 miles
Distance
220 ft
Climb
-141 ft
Descent
00:22:40
Avg time

4 Gorge Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Carvin's Cove
    Roanoke, Virginia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Global Ranking
    #6791 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #18660 in E-Biking
    • #74325 in Trail Running
    • #42317 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in E-Biking
    • 80 in Trail Running
    • 85 in Hiking
  • Land Owner
    Roanoke City

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4 Gorge is a highly rated 2 mile popular blue singletrack trail located near Roanoke Virginia. This mountain bike primary trail. On average it takes 22 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for 4 Gorge mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    79 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,360 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,463 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,365 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,444 ft
  • Grade
    0.7%
  • Grade max
    -27.4%
  • Grade min
    34.7%
  • Distance climb
    4,915 ft
  • Distance down
    5,187 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,227 ft
  • Avg time
    00:22:40
  • Avg reverse time
    00:20:58
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Status:
on Aug 17, 2022
Ideal
Avg: 4.4 (16 votes)
Your vote: 0

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Trail Conditions
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      4 Gorge Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 193 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,815 rides
      • Last: Feb 4, 2023

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      Aug 13, 2022 @ 11:36am
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      Jun 8, 2022 @ 9:01am
      Jun 8, 2022
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      Jun 8, 2022 @ 9:01am
      Jun 8, 2022
      80 |
      May 30, 2020 @ 1:25pm
      May 30, 2020

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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      DolanBike (Jul 15, 2021 at 18:04)
      Great warmup trail or kids ride!
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      riderpat (May 22, 2021 at 19:15)
      Fun both way
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