2,401 ft
Distance
6 ft
Climb
-229 ft
Descent
00:05:40
Avg time
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Rattler Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Moore's Springs Trails
    Danbury, North Carolina
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (3 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Drop
  • Global Ranking
    #7117 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 60 in Trail Running
    • 80 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    North Carolina State Parks

Rattler is a very short, but fun technical single black downhill trail that combines chunky rock sections in the upper part of the trail with a few switchbacks and doubles towards the middle and lower parts of the trail. If unable to navigate the more difficult features, it’s fairly easy to walk the rock sections and switchbacks, and roll through the doubles.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Rattler bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -224 ft
  • Altitude min
    815 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,039 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,039 ft
  • Altitude end
    815 ft
  • Grade
    -9.321%
  • Grade max
    -58.127%
  • Grade min
    8.334%
  • Distance climb
    83 ft
  • Distance down
    1,930 ft
  • Distance flat
    388 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:40
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:53
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Status:
on Mar 6, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 4.7 (7 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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      Rattler Trail Reports

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      Mar 6, 2021 @ 7:20am
      Mar 6, 2021
      Myself & one other MTB'er hiked down the Rattler trail & continued to address water issues on the trail. Mostly trimming the edge of berms...
      Jan 24, 2021 @ 8:09am
      Jan 24, 2021
      reporter
      Jan 6, 2021 @ 2:56pm
      Jan 6, 2021
      We split into two groups and erected two trail signs. One on the Copperhead Connector -> Parking Lot & another at the junction of Major Tom...
      Jan 6, 2021 @ 2:54pm
      Jan 6, 2021
      We split into two groups and erected two trail signs. One on the Copperhead Connector -> Parking Lot & another at the junction of Major Tom...
      Dec 12, 2020 @ 3:53pm
      Dec 12, 2020
      the trail is in good shape
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 60 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 195 rides
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      Jan 14, 2021 @ 1:58pm
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      Dec 12, 2020 @ 3:50pm
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      Mar 9, 2020 @ 6:12pm
      Mar 9, 2020

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