3 miles
Distance
1,486 ft
Climb
-620 ft
Descent
00:47:53
Avg time

High Voltage Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Raccoon Mountain
    Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #1260 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 75 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.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for High Voltage mountain bike 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 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,301 ft
  • Avg time
    00:47:53
  • Avg reverse time
    00:24:36
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Status:
on Jun 27, 2020
Dry
Avg: 4.65 (12 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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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 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
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      High Voltage Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jun 27, 2020 @ 8:42am
      Jun 27, 2020
      May 15, 2020 @ 1:38pm
      May 15, 2020
      Trail is still closed (unknown reason)
      Feb 18, 2020 @ 6:36am
      Feb 18, 2020
      Closed for TVA work until further notice.
      Nov 10, 2019 @ 11:14am
      Nov 10, 2019
      Trees down by big rock before High Flowtage
      Oct 5, 2019 @ 1:35pm
      Oct 5, 2019
      Great day for a ride
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 15 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 81 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,381 rides
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      Photos

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag Gonzalezp (Aug 24, 2019 at 13:33)
       Dry fast trail. Leaves are starting to fall. Weather is still hot
      [Reply]

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