3 miles
Distance
282 ft
Climb
-1,215 ft
Descent
4,419 ft
High Point
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of South Fork Trail
  • New River Gorge Trail Alliance
  • USFS
    USFS
    Land Manager

South Fork Details

  • Riding Area
    Kennison Mountain
    Snowshoe, West Virginia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Other
  • Global Ranking
    #99077 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    65 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

.Access from Kennison Mtn parking lot. Head West on Kennison Mtn trail. Begins as short, grassy road - this is South Fork Trail, which quickly becomes singletrack. Blast through the multitude of gully crossings on tight lines. Sometimes you're riding on the shoulders of the trail.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for South Fork bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -933 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,366 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,299 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,366 ft
  • Grade
    -5.091%
  • Grade max
    -58.76%
  • Grade min
    21.563%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    386 ft
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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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • 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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      South Fork Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Mar 15, 2018 @ 8:14pm
      Mar 15, 2018
      In good shape as of Fall, 2017. Gully crossings repaired.
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      South Fork, Fayetteville

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