3.5 miles
Distance
203 ft
Climb
-203 ft
Descent
00:20:22
Avg time
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Springhouse Loop Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Brumley Nature Preserve
    Chapel Hill, North Carolina
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #8095 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #93832 in Trail Running
    • #57494 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2017
  • Land Owner

The "main" loop at Brumley. The trail is relatively flowy with a few technical spots. The northern part of the trail that switchbacks back and forth is the most technical. It's not too bad though, and can be ridden either way. Additionally, when riding CCW towards the end there's a rock roll.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Springhouse Loop multi-use trail trail
  • Altitude change
    0 ft
  • Altitude min
    468 ft
  • Altitude max
    542 ft
  • Altitude start
    469 ft
  • Altitude end
    469 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -12.6%
  • Grade min
    10%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    2,546 ft
  • Avg time
    00:20:22
  • Avg reverse time
    00:31:09
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Status:
on Feb 7, 2023
Ideal
Avg: 4.45 (11 votes)
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      Springhouse Loop Trail Reports

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      Feb 7, 2023 @ 5:32am
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      Feb 7, 2023 @ 5:25am
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 100 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,127 rides
      • Last: Jun 8, 2021

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      Routes with this trail

      titledistance
      Brumley Forest Outer Loop12 miles
      Brumley Outer Loop CCW8 miles
      dfenseBrumley5 miles

      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      HumpDiesel (May 21, 2022 at 7:29)
      Great Trail, fast and fun!!
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      Ralph-Fonz (Aug 23, 2021 at 20:07)
      Just road this for the first time today. warm up and take it easy here to get to buckeye loop. lots of uphill
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      aacrump (Jul 23, 2020 at 16:01)
      Definitely a pretty fun trail. However if I had to choose between this and Buckeye loop, I’m going with Buckeye.
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