1.2 miles
Distance
228 ft
Climb
-294 ft
Descent
00:16:43
Avg time

Above The Dorms Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Liberty Mountain
    Lynchburg, Virginia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
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  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #102447 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #64665 in Trail Running
  • Local Popularity
    20 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 50 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    Liberty University

Bench-cut singletrack on the ridge above the LU residence halls - this trail has some flowy sections along with some punchy climbs.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Above The Dorms mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -66 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,026 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,162 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,162 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,096 ft
  • Grade
    -1.006%
  • Grade max
    -29.658%
  • Grade min
    26.76%
  • Distance climb
    2,682 ft
  • Distance down
    3,283 ft
  • Distance flat
    588 ft
  • Avg time
    00:16:43
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on Nov 14, 2017
Avg: 2 (1 votes)

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      Above The Dorms Trail Reports

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      Nov 14, 2017 @ 2:23pm
      Nov 14, 2017
      reporter High grass and some brambles have grown over the trail.
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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      Achilles75 AMBC (Oct 31, 2020 at 11:00)
       This one doesn't appear to see much use/maintenance.
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      • + 0
      t-rick (Jun 5, 2021 at 13:36)
       I surely was confused towards the end (red square) where it finishes in a giant grass and thorn filled field. Parts are really fun where it's bench cut into the side od the hill with a few steep chutes and water crossings!
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