303 ft
Distance
25 ft
Climb
00:01:05
Avg time

Jim Branch Alt Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Dupont State Recreational Forest
    Cedar Mountain, North Carolina
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat, CX
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #542 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #32621 in Trail Running
    • #10258 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 55 in Trail Running
    • 70 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

An alternate route for the harder rock garden section of Jim Branch. It's a smooth switchback that makes getting up the the first part of the trail much easier.

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More Stats for Jim Branch Alt bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    26 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,327 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,353 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,327 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,353 ft
  • Grade
    8.63%
  • Grade max
    1.516%
  • Grade min
    24.221%
  • Distance climb
    303 ft
  • Avg time
    00:01:05
  • Avg reverse time
    00:01:17
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Status:
on Aug 27, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 4.35 (3 votes)
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Trail Conditions
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  • 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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      Jim Branch Alt Trail Reports

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      Aug 27, 2021 @ 2:30pm
      Aug 27, 2021
      reporter
      Aug 18, 2021 @ 3:56pm
      Aug 18, 2021
      In response to recent heavy rainfall resulting from Tropical Storm Fred, officials at DuPont State Recreational Forest (DSRF) have issued a trail...
      May 1, 2021 @ 10:54am
      May 1, 2021
      Apr 22, 2021 @ 11:45am
      Apr 22, 2021
      Mar 26, 2021 @ 7:51am
      Mar 26, 2021
      reporter In response to the recent heavy rainfall and flooding officials at DSRF have closed all singletrack trails until Tuesday March 30th @ 9am.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 18 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 391 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
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      • 7,011 rides
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      Apr 20, 2018 @ 9:10am
      Apr 20, 2018

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