2 miles
Distance
231 ft
Climb
-346 ft
Descent
00:15:17
Avg time

Black Forest Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Enterprise South Nature Park
    Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    year round
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #6654 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

This trail is very beginner friendly. if you are just getting into riding or have a young one wanting too start riding this is your place. It gets a lot of traffic but you will meet lots of friendly riders. This trail is also the starting point for most doing the big loop which is all three trails.

More Stats for Black Forest bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -115 ft
  • Altitude min
    888 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,018 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,007 ft
  • Altitude end
    892 ft
  • Grade
    -0.888%
  • Grade max
    -21.804%
  • Grade min
    17.963%
  • Distance climb
    4,510 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,464 ft
  • Avg time
    00:15:17
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:30
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Status:
on Nov 9, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4.5 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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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

  • 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 Groomed
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Black Forest Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Nov 9, 2019 @ 7:45am
      Nov 9, 2019
      Quite a bit of leaves and pine needles on the trails, which make it a little slower, but also make for some super smooth and quiet rides.
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 10:19am
      Oct 14, 2019
      Aug 23, 2019 @ 9:54am
      Aug 23, 2019
      Jul 23, 2019 @ 11:54am
      Jul 23, 2019
      Jul 5, 2019 @ 3:39pm
      Jul 5, 2019
      Dry and fast. Solid grip in most places.
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 16 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 527 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 3,251 rides
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      Photos

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      8 |
      Jul 5, 2019 @ 3:40pm
      Jul 5, 2019
      9 |
      May 19, 2019 @ 6:44am
      May 19, 2019

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