1.5 miles
Distance
5 ft
Climb
-303 ft
Descent
00:11:00
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  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Rocky Knob Park
    Boone, North Carolina
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #47592 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #56437 in Trail Running
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 45 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Rock the Boat departs from New Boss and descends to the Saddle. Numerous jumps, berms, and rock gardens punctuate this trail for a fun, flowy, and sometimes, pedaly descent. Connections (Boat Rock Bail Out and The Stern) exist to cross over to Boat Rock, enabling riders to piece together loops higher on the mountain.

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More Stats for (Don't) Rock the Boat mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -299 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,572 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,871 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,871 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,573 ft
  • Grade
    -3.9%
  • Grade max
    -21.5%
  • Grade min
    2.5%
  • Distance climb
    686 ft
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    571 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:00
  • Avg reverse time
    00:19:50
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Status:
on Oct 30, 2022
Ideal
Avg: 4.65 (3 votes)
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Trail Conditions
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      (Don't) Rock the... Trail Reports

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      Oct 30, 2022 @ 3:31pm
      Oct 30, 2022
      Leaves are cleared off - excellent condition
      Oct 14, 2022 @ 7:56am
      Oct 14, 2022
      The trails are starting to get covered with fall leaves. After another week of leaves and another rain or two they’ll probably start to slick up...
      Aug 14, 2022 @ 7:41am
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      Aug 6, 2022 @ 7:07am
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      6 Months
      • 227 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
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      • 1,014 rides
      • Last: Sep 19, 2020

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