1,925 ft
Distance
3 ft
Climb
-257 ft
Descent
00:05:44
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Stone Soup (Lower Black Forest) Trail

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Rocky Knob Park
    Boone, North Carolina
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump, Ladder Bridge, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #6271 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    65 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2018
  • Land Manager

This trail is a continuation of the Black Forest and can be accessed from the final leg of Don’t Rock the Boat. It features steep sections, some ladder work, and extended rock gardens. It connects to the Saddle access road and will continue on to the PBJ.
NO UPHILL TRAFFIC

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More Stats for Stone Soup (Lower Black Forest) mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -254 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,346 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,600 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,600 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,346 ft
  • Grade
    -13.191%
  • Grade max
    -46.976%
  • Grade min
    -2.057%
  • Distance climb
    17 ft
  • Distance down
    1,908 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:44
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:27
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Status:
on Apr 29, 2021
Dry
Avg: 5 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
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  • Snow Covered
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  • Ideal
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  • Very Dry
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      Stone Soup... Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 9 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 120 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
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      • 362 rides
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      Stone Soup Rocks!
      0:05 | 47 | Oct 15, 2020 , Boone
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