3,383 ft
Distance
15 ft
Climb
-72 ft
Descent
00:06:01
Avg time

Ae Black Loop Details

  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #57185 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    45 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Section of black boardwalk on the old part of the Ae red route (Previously closed due to windfarm construction).

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Ae Black Loop bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -58 ft
  • Altitude min
    876 ft
  • Altitude max
    945 ft
  • Altitude start
    933 ft
  • Altitude end
    876 ft
  • Grade max
    -6.843%
  • Grade min
    5.176%
  • Distance climb
    427 ft
  • Distance down
    2,243 ft
  • Distance flat
    712 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:01
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Status:
on Oct 30, 2018
Variable
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      Ae Black Loop Trail Reports

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      Oct 30, 2018 @ 5:28am
      Oct 30, 2018
      Have cleared the downed tree on the trail and most of the branches across especially the dangerous ones, still challenging in wet weather, but...
      Sep 9, 2018 @ 5:47am
      Sep 9, 2018
      Still ridable but some low hanging branches on board walk make it tricky to navigate... caution in wet too as wood is very slippery... trail all...
      Feb 26, 2017 @ 3:52pm
      Feb 26, 2017
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 12 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      All
      • 51 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      Nov 27, 2018 @ 2:57pm
      Nov 27, 2018
      Ae Black Loop, Durham
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      Nov 27, 2018 @ 2:56pm
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      Ae Black Loop, Durham
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      Nov 27, 2018 @ 2:56pm
      Nov 27, 2018
      Ae Black Loop, Durham
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      Nov 27, 2018 @ 2:55pm
      Nov 27, 2018
      Ae Black Loop, Durham

      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      flag nc21 (Sep 15, 2017 at 10:55)
       Section of north shore 1m off ground still safe and rideable though probably not maintained now by FC.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag Andy192 (Dec 4, 2018 at 13:20)
       Still rideable although no maintenance being done... some low hanging branches also... beware
      [Reply]

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