3,749 ft
Distance
173 ft
Climb
-170 ft
Descent
00:05:50
Avg time

Goat Hill Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    U.S. National Whitewater Center
    Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    When Open
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #30535 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    65 in Mountain Biking

Goat Hill is a short steep climb that is one of the more difficult in the Charlotte area. It includes a few sharp, steep switchbacks on the climb that make it uniquely challenging in addition to the area typical rocks and roots.

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More Stats for Goat Hill bike trail
  • Altitude change
    3 ft
  • Altitude min
    581 ft
  • Altitude max
    700 ft
  • Altitude start
    581 ft
  • Altitude end
    584 ft
  • Grade
    0.079%
  • Grade max
    -23.622%
  • Grade min
    26.345%
  • Distance climb
    1,513 ft
  • Distance down
    2,071 ft
  • Distance flat
    165 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:50
  • Avg reverse time
    00:00:36
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Status:
on Nov 7, 2019
Dry
Avg: 3.65 (3 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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  • > 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 ?
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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
  • 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 goat-hill trailhead (35.263950, -81.009230)

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 5 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 150 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 930 rides
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      Routes with this trail

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      Vicious Cycle South Lap race
      4 miles

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      Goat Hill Descend at USNWC
      1:00 | 336 | Jan 17, 2016 , Charlotte
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