3 miles
Distance
570 ft
Climb
-1,210 ft
Descent
2,301 ft
High Point
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Paint Creek Details

  • Riding area
    Mars Hill
    Mars Hill, North Carolina
  • AKA
    Lone Pine Gap
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Global Ranking

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More Stats for Paint Creek mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -639 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,568 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,208 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,568 ft
  • Grade
    -3.533%
  • Grade max
    -59.688%
  • Grade min
    59.658%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    589 ft
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Status:
on Feb 4, 2018
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Trail Style
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to paint-creek trailhead (35.967230, -82.892290)
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Paint Creek Trail Reports

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Feb 4, 2018 @ 7:21am
Feb 4, 2018
Large tree down across trail, blocking trail This is on the very east end on the official trail not the short cut out
Feb 3, 2018 @ 10:28am
Feb 3, 2018
Big tree with many branches down across trail at northern part of trail
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Feb 4, 2018 @ 7:39am
Feb 4, 2018
Paint Creek, Brevard
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Feb 4, 2018 @ 7:38am
Feb 4, 2018
Paint Creek, Brevard
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Feb 4, 2018 @ 7:38am
Feb 4, 2018
Paint Creek, Brevard
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Feb 4, 2018 @ 7:38am
Feb 4, 2018
Paint Creek, Brevard

1 Review & Comments

  • + 0
flag manglermixer (Feb 4, 2018 at 7:24)
 FYI, the trail does not make that sharp southerly turn on east side. It continues east with more challenging rocky bits. The southerly turn is not blazed and can be easily missed. The legit trail should replace this one. However, that off map trail bit is a lot easier.
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