1.1 miles
Distance
189 ft
Climb
-223 ft
Descent
00:11:47
Avg time

Bishop Branch Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Green River Game Lands
    Hendersonville, North Carolina
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #132487 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #53713 in Trail Running
    • #22067 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    45 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 45 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission

The entrance to the trail is found behind a metal post gate off of Big Hungry Road. This grassy forest road is a fast, smooth, downhill ride that terminates on Bear Branch Trail. Look for Rock Hop that heads west around the midpoint of this fire road.

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taken off mtb project

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Bishop Branch bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -34 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,900 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,121 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,121 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,087 ft
  • Grade
    -0.6%
  • Grade max
    -28.3%
  • Grade min
    22.4%
  • Distance climb
    2,552 ft
  • Distance down
    2,635 ft
  • Distance flat
    558 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:47
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:27
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Trail Conditions
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      Bishop Branch Trail Reports

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      Mar 9, 2021 @ 12:51pm
      Mar 9, 2021
      Okay - so this was just a quick walk - 1 mile. This isn't an evaluation of the entire trail by any stretch. We stopped here to get our dogs a...
      Nov 28, 2017 @ 1:54pm
      Nov 28, 2017
      Large tree down across trail, blocking trail. Need to dismount and crawl under.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 10 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      All
      • 38 rides
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      Mar 9, 2021 @ 6:28pm
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      Nov 28, 2017 @ 1:56pm
      Nov 28, 2017
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      Nov 28, 2017 @ 1:53pm
      Nov 28, 2017

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