3 miles
Distance
1,486 ft
Climb
-620 ft
Descent
00:45:46
Avg time

High Voltage Details

  • 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
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #1260 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 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 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
    00:45:46
  • Avg reverse time
    00:21:16
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Status:
on Aug 16, 2018
Dry
Avg: 5 (5 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      High Voltage Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Aug 16, 2018 @ 2:42pm
      Aug 16, 2018
      Cluster of 3 trees down 1/2 mile from Boat Ramp. 1 could be moved with some help, one cut w/ a handsaw, one will need a chainsaw.
      Aug 6, 2018 @ 3:47am
      Aug 6, 2018
      Trail recenly de-bermed
      Nov 23, 2017 @ 9:44am
      Nov 23, 2017
      Oct 5, 2017 @ 6:49pm
      Oct 5, 2017
      Cleared some big limbs off the upper section tonight going down, Some low hanging limbs there too.. Lots of lose rocks and conditions always...
      Sep 20, 2017 @ 8:32am
      Sep 20, 2017
      Huge tree down on lower half
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 5 rides
      • 20 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 120 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,381 rides
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      Photos

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      65 |
      Apr 22, 2018 @ 8:38pm
      Apr 22, 2018
      High Voltage, Brevard
      70 |
      Apr 22, 2018 @ 8:38pm
      Apr 22, 2018
      High Voltage, Brevard
      59 |
      Apr 22, 2018 @ 8:38pm
      Apr 22, 2018
      High Voltage, Brevard
      165 |
      Dec 8, 2017 @ 7:32pm
      Dec 8, 2017
      High Voltage, Chattanooga

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