3 miles
Distance
697 ft
Climb
-300 ft
Descent
00:34:24
Avg time
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Long Branch Details

  • Riding Area
    Brevard
    Brevard, North Carolina
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Global Ranking
    #13901 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    50 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Hilly and fast in places, with nice scenery, roots and rocks, stacked parallel logs for erosion control, narrow log bridges, several creek crossings, rhododendron tunnels, and waterbars A very fun trail. Part of the Picklesimer Fields ride.

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More Stats for Long Branch bike trail
  • Altitude change
    397 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,657 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,077 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,657 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,054 ft
  • Grade
    2.9%
  • Grade max
    -26.35%
  • Grade min
    25.939%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    3,438 ft
  • Distance flat
    897 ft
  • Avg time
    00:34:24
  • Avg reverse time
    00:25:15
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Status:
on Oct 15, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4.5 (4 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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  • > 80%
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  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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  • Double Black Diamond

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  • 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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      Long Branch Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Oct 15, 2018 @ 1:47pm
      Oct 15, 2018
      Several trees down on the upper section, mostly small. Several low hanging trees on the last downhill before Searcey Creek, easy to hit your head...
      Apr 11, 2018 @ 1:09pm
      Apr 11, 2018
      Mar 7, 2018 @ 1:46pm
      Mar 7, 2018
      Going from the road to Cat Gap, there is a tree down on the climb near the rotten skinny. After the peak of the climb and before the...
      Mar 5, 2018 @ 8:04am
      Mar 5, 2018
      Dec 18, 2017 @ 9:41am
      Dec 18, 2017
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 29 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      All
      • 248 rides
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      Mar 11, 2016 @ 6:07pm
      Mar 11, 2016
      Long Branch, North Conway

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