5,253 ft
Distance
173 ft
Climb
-100 ft
Descent
00:09:40
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Explorer Loop Upper Trail

Explorer Loop Upper Details

  • Riding area
    Bent Creek Experimental Forest
    Bent Creek, North Carolina
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Trail type
    Mixed
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Easy
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking

Explorer Loop Upper trail features red clay berms typical of the surrounding trails. Most of the trail is wide enough to be considered double track and the beginning of the trail features a beautiful rhododendron tunnel.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Explorer Loop Upper mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    73 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,201 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,311 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,231 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,304 ft
  • Grade
    1.387%
  • Grade max
    -12.49%
  • Grade min
    13.046%
  • Distance climb
    2,733 ft
  • Distance down
    2,192 ft
  • Distance flat
    328 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:40
  • Avg reverse time
    00:07:39
  • view trail stats
Status:
on Oct 10, 2017
Variable
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

view (133)
close
Layers winter
Map Style
Trail Style
  • ?
Directions to explorer-loop-upper trailhead (35.476360, -82.634010)
update trails status or condition

Explorer Loop Upper Trail Reports

Photos

no photos have been added for Explorer Loop Upper yet, add a photo.

Routes with this trail

titleratingdistance
Crazy Eights
10 miles
Bent Creek Up & Easy Circuit
8 miles
Bent Creek North & South
13 miles

Reviews / Comments

No reviews yet, be the first to write a review or ask a question.
Use trail reports to comment on trail conditions.


Post a Comment



You must login to Pinkbike.
Don't have an account? Sign up

Join Pinkbike  Login

Videos

no videos have been added for Explorer Loop Upper yet, add a video.
  • subscribe
  • flag
  • login to download gpx or kml files.