3,593 ft
Distance
83 ft
Climb
-82 ft
Descent
00:07:41
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Herndon Loop Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Briar Chapel
    Chapel Hill, North Carolina
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Jump, Ladder Bridge, Rock Face, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #8393 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Herndon Loop is best ridden counter clockwise as a downhill with rollers, berms, and optional jumps.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Herndon Loop mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    0 ft
  • Altitude min
    463 ft
  • Altitude max
    542 ft
  • Altitude start
    463 ft
  • Altitude end
    463 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -25.1%
  • Grade min
    14.3%
  • Distance climb
    1,775 ft
  • Distance down
    1,552 ft
  • Distance flat
    266 ft
  • Avg time
    00:07:41
  • Avg reverse time
    00:13:01
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on Oct 3, 2022
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Avg: 4.25 (4 votes)
Your vote: 0

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      Herndon Loop Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 13 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 243 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,307 rides
      • Last: Oct 3, 2022

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      Nov 15, 2020 @ 10:31am
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      Nov 15, 2020 @ 10:30am
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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      aacrump (Jul 23, 2020 at 16:06)
      Super fun with lots of cool features. Probably one of my favorite trails in the area.
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      Biking through Briar Chapel Trails NC
      8:16 | 706 | Aug 10, 2019 , Chapel Hill
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