4 miles
Distance
800 ft
Climb
-747 ft
Descent
00:32:57
Avg time

Boat Rock Loop Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Rocky Knob Park
    Boone, North Carolina
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (2 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    All
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #5409 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    55 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 40 in Hiking

Boat Rock is the longest loop at Rocky Knob. Numerous brides exist. Use caution when wet.

Access Info

Access Boat Rock from Middle Earth Trail.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Boat Rock Loop mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    53 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,501 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,900 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,503 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,556 ft
  • Grade
    0.28%
  • Grade max
    -35.651%
  • Grade min
    36.218%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,538 ft
  • Avg time
    00:32:57
  • Avg reverse time
    00:35:57
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Status:
on Jun 16, 2020
Dry
Avg: 4.8 (10 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
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 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
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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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
  • Ideal
  • 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
      Directions to boat-rock-loop trailhead (36.220250, -81.621000)
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      Boat Rock Loop Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jun 16, 2020 @ 10:53am
      Jun 16, 2020
      Jun 7, 2020 @ 1:35pm
      Jun 7, 2020
      May 2, 2020 @ 12:23pm
      May 2, 2020
      Medium tree blocking trail at the very top - shortly before Ole Hoss descent feeds back into Boat Rock.
      Mar 7, 2020 @ 3:48pm
      Mar 7, 2020
      reporter
      Jan 2, 2020 @ 8:58am
      Jan 2, 2020
      reporter
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 85 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 375 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      4 |
      Jul 5, 2020 @ 12:28pm
      Jul 5, 2020
      64 |
      Apr 7, 2019 @ 5:27pm
      Apr 7, 2019
      65 |
      Nov 30, 2017 @ 9:50pm
      Nov 30, 2017
      118 |
      Aug 27, 2017 @ 11:27am
      Aug 27, 2017

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      Rocky Knob Boone
      6 miles

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