1.2 miles
165 ft
-408 ft
Avg time

Major Tom Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
  • Physical rating
  • Global Ranking

Major Tom is primarily used for descending but many users enjoy climbing it, thus why its marked as bi directional. At its peak, you have a great view of Moore's Wall across a nice picket fence pasture. The trail quickly drops into the forest and traverses its way through hardwoods and some rotodendrum thickets via berms and a few bridges. Now its all down, there's a couple of quick climbs tossed in to boot. It will round you out into Kessel Run trail then taking you back to the farmhouse where you can continue another lap.

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More Stats for Major Tom mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -244 ft
  • Altitude min
    795 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,042 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,038 ft
  • Altitude end
    795 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    1,900 ft
  • Distance down
    4,113 ft
  • Distance flat
    416 ft
  • Avg time
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Avg: 4.35 (3 votes)

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May 15, 2016 @ 3:43pm
May 15, 2016
Major Tom, Winston-Salem

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