2.8 miles
Distance
468 ft
Climb
-461 ft
Descent
00:25:42
Avg time

Academy Loop Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    U.S. National Whitewater Center
    Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Bridge, Drop, Jump, Ladder Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #44196 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    20 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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Academy Loop is a 3 mile less popular blue singletrack trail located near Charlotte North Carolina. This mountain bike primary trail can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating with a 468 ft blue climb. On average it takes 25 minutes to complete this trail.

Bike Park

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Academy Loop mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    7 ft
  • Altitude min
    576 ft
  • Altitude max
    685 ft
  • Altitude start
    576 ft
  • Altitude end
    583 ft
  • Grade
    0.048%
  • Grade max
    -22.206%
  • Grade min
    20.53%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    1,279 ft
  • Avg time
    00:25:42
  • Avg reverse time
    00:31:43
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on Oct 23, 2020
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Avg: 3.5 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • One Direction
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      Academy Loop Trail Reports

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      Oct 23, 2020 @ 10:45am
      Oct 23, 2020
      Good amount of leaves on the ground obscuring the trail in some spots
      Sep 13, 2020 @ 7:46am
      Sep 13, 2020
      Apr 28, 2020 @ 2:08pm
      Apr 28, 2020
      Sep 10, 2019 @ 2:31pm
      Sep 10, 2019
      Jul 1, 2019 @ 11:58am
      Jul 1, 2019
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 19 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 44 rides
      • 20 miles avg distance
      All
      • 723 rides
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      Routes with this trail

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      Half Enchilada USNWC
      22 miles
      2019 Whole Enchilada 2019 race
      35 miles

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