965 ft
Distance
3 ft
Climb
-52 ft
Descent
00:01:24
Avg time
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  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
  • Riding Area
    Dupont State Recreational Forest
    Cedar Mountain, North Carolina
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T2 Mountain Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #45362 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #9100 in Trail Running
    • #7618 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    50 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 80 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback
  • Land Manager

Short trail on Tarkiln Branch Road.

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More Stats for Tarkiln Branch Side Trail multi-use trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -49 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,658 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,712 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,707 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,657 ft
  • Grade
    -5%
  • Grade max
    -14.2%
  • Grade min
    3.6%
  • Distance climb
    187 ft
  • Distance down
    640 ft
  • Distance flat
    138 ft
  • Avg time
    00:01:24
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:57
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Status:
on Oct 23, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 4 (2 votes)
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Tarkiln Branch... Trail Reports

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      Oct 23, 2021 @ 6:43am
      Oct 23, 2021
      Aug 27, 2021 @ 2:30pm
      Aug 27, 2021
      reporter
      Aug 18, 2021 @ 3:57pm
      Aug 18, 2021
      In response to recent heavy rainfall resulting from Tropical Storm Fred, officials at DuPont State Recreational Forest (DSRF) have issued a trail...
      Aug 18, 2021 @ 3:57pm
      Aug 18, 2021
      reporter In response to recent heavy rainfall resulting from Tropical Storm Fred, officials at DuPont State Recreational Forest (DSRF) have issued a trail...
      Jun 25, 2021 @ 12:31pm
      Jun 25, 2021
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 89 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      All
      • 560 rides
      • Last: Aug 6, 2022

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      Feb 16, 2020 @ 10:09am
      Feb 16, 2020

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      906Yooper906 TRAILFORKS (Sep 17, 2019 at 17:28)
      After a short climb you go into a fast chunky downhill. Just watch are line as you have to slice between two boulders at the end.
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