4 miles
Distance
117 ft
Climb
-1,515 ft
Descent
00:46:42
Avg time
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Details

  • Activities
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Brown Mountain
    Morganton, North Carolina
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Jump

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Headquarters Mountain Trail is a 4 mile black diamond singletrack trail located near Morganton North Carolina. This hike primary trail can be used downhill primary and has a hard overall physical rating with a 117 ft blue climb. On average it takes 46 minutes to complete this trail.

Access Info

Start on old Pineola road across from church

This trail is unsanctioned.

More Stats for Headquarters Mountain Trail hike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,398 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,400 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,903 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,898 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,500 ft
  • Grade
    -7.1%
  • Grade max
    -54%
  • Grade min
    18.8%
  • Distance climb
    2,149 ft
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    587 ft
  • Avg time
    00:46:42
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  • Snow Groomed
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  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • 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
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  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
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      Headquarters... Trail Reports

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      Nov 6, 2020 @ 3:15pm
      Nov 6, 2020
      Lots of leaves hiding, lower HQ toward the end, after the hard right turn, has a big tree down crossing the trail
      Oct 17, 2020 @ 5:00pm
      Oct 17, 2020
      Lots of leaves hiding baby heads and sniper roots. Still running well though.
      Sep 4, 2020 @ 12:17pm
      Sep 4, 2020
      Aug 16, 2020 @ 6:59am
      Aug 16, 2020
      May 17, 2020 @ 8:11am
      May 17, 2020
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      Jan 22, 2021 @ 2:51pm
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      Jan 22, 2021 @ 2:51pm
      Jan 22, 2021

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