14 miles
Distance
2,136 ft
Climb
-1,634 ft
Descent
01:58:53
Avg time
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South Mills River Details

  • Riding area
    Brevard
    Brevard, North Carolina
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking

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More Stats for South Mills River mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    501 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,405 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,300 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,657 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,158 ft
  • Grade
    0.702%
  • Grade max
    -32.313%
  • Grade min
    53.434%
  • Distance climb
    8 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 miles
  • Avg time
    01:58:53
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Status:
on May 3, 2018
Variable
Avg: 2.15 (6 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to south-mills-river trailhead (35.342770, -82.659340)
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South Mills River Trail Reports

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May 3, 2018 @ 5:50pm
May 3, 2018
Hundreds of downed trees. One significant one that was almost impassable. So overgrown it’s hard to even see the trail. Arms and legs are...
Mar 10, 2018 @ 5:36pm
Mar 10, 2018
Lots of trees down, looks like more recent damage from high winds we’ve been having. Mostly dead Hemlocks. Lots of stopping and climbing over...
Jun 6, 2017 @ 11:12am
Jun 6, 2017
Let's be honest. This is Pisgah; there are going to be trees down and this is the most raw mtbing you will ever see. learn your bunny hops and log...
May 17, 2017 @ 4:38pm
May 17, 2017
Pretty much not rideable. Overgrown to the point you can hardly pedal, trees down every 50 feet and mud holes just about everywhere. Like the...
Aug 13, 2016 @ 8:52pm
Aug 13, 2016
Overgrown to the point where it is unrideable, trees are down throughout all of the mileage past the first two bridges. Add the 10 river...
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May 27, 2018 @ 10:22am
May 27, 2018
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May 27, 2018 @ 10:22am
May 27, 2018
South Mills River, My City
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May 27, 2018 @ 10:21am
May 27, 2018
South Mills River, My City
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May 27, 2018 @ 10:21am
May 27, 2018
South Mills River, My City

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3 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
flag jastrain (May 6, 2018 at 12:18)
 Do not ride from squirrel gap to Cantrell Creek. This is a horse trail. It is very over grown, full of mud pits, downed logs, and about a dozen deep water crossings.
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  • + 1
flag mikemcnoskill (Jun 16, 2018 at 16:04)
 I think the previous comment was really about this trail. It’s very overgrown and more hiking than riding.
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  • + 1
flag LegitBiker9000 (Aug 11, 2018 at 13:01)
 You're going to be hiking through atleast nine rivers. But if you can shred through rivers, then i would say just send it.
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