3.5 miles
Distance
1,486 ft
Climb
-620 ft
Descent
00:48:51
Avg time

High Voltage Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Raccoon Mountain
    Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #5589 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #51648 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 50 in Trail Running
    • 70 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2014
  • Land Manager
    TVA

The upper half-mile of High Voltage must be seen to be believed, with 10 switchbacks carved precipitously into the edge of the mountain.

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More Stats for High Voltage mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    866 ft
  • Altitude min
    702 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,590 ft
  • Altitude start
    720 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,586 ft
  • Grade
    4.754%
  • Grade max
    -39.97%
  • Grade min
    77.487%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    1,301 ft
  • Avg time
    00:48:51
  • Avg reverse time
    00:30:42
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Status:
on Jul 1, 2022
Dry
Avg: 4.55 (16 votes)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
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  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      High Voltage Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 12 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 243 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,411 rides
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      Apr 9, 2022 @ 1:04pm
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      Routes with this trail

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      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      hc-mtb (Sep 27, 2021 at 18:43)
       Rowdiest descent in all of Chatt
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      connerczrV1M (Jun 26, 2021 at 20:38)
       Fast and a bit dusty today. Only one free down that I had to lift the bike over. Didn’t see anyone else the whole ride.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      Gonzalezp (Aug 24, 2019 at 13:33)
       Dry fast trail. Leaves are starting to fall. Weather is still hot
      [Reply]





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