3 miles
204 ft
-781 ft
Avg time
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Buckhorn Gap Lower Details

  • Riding Area
    Brevard, North Carolina
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Global Ranking

Many creek crossings on the lower end and then it's a stiff, moderately technical, rocky climb to the gap. Some eroded places and waterbars. Merges with and follows a gravel road near the top. Not ridden N. of Buckhorn Gap down to S. Mills R.

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More Stats for Buckhorn Gap Lower bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -577 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,540 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,178 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,178 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,601 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    3,737 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    316 ft
  • Avg time
  • Avg reverse time
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on Feb 24, 2018
Avg: 4 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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