2.4 miles
Distance
760 ft
Climb
-82 ft
Descent
00:34:16
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Thrift Cove FS5061 Trail

  • USFS
    Land Manager

Thrift Cove FS5061 Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Pisgah Ranger District
    Brevard, North Carolina
  • Ref Number
    #603
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T2 Mountain Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #1305 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #11623 in Trail Running
    • #10039 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in Trail Running
    • 80 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    USFS

Double-track that narrows to a wide single in places, often ridden up (climb north-bound) as part of a short loop with Lower Black

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More Stats for Thrift Cove FS5061 bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    679 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,160 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,903 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,160 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,838 ft
  • Grade
    5.3%
  • Grade max
    -9.8%
  • Grade min
    36.9%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2,188 ft
  • Distance flat
    492 ft
  • Avg time
    00:34:16
  • Avg reverse time
    00:32:39
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on Aug 27, 2021
Avg: 4.3 (7 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Thrift Cove FS5061 Trail Reports

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      Aug 27, 2021 @ 2:27pm
      Aug 27, 2021
      Aug 18, 2021 @ 4:01pm
      Aug 18, 2021
      reporter Due to the heavy rainfalls from Tropical Storm Fred the USFS has closed all trails and roads in the Pisgah Ranger District till they can inspect...
      Jul 15, 2021 @ 3:04pm
      Jul 15, 2021
      Jul 3, 2021 @ 9:25am
      Jul 3, 2021
      Jun 26, 2021 @ 12:57pm
      Jun 26, 2021
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 22 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 835 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,993 rides
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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      gloverb103 (Sep 27, 2019 at 8:32)
       Most frequently ridden North-bound (up) as part of a short but fun loop with Lower Black
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      Pisgah Christmas 2014
      8:03 | 525 | Dec 29, 2014 , Brevard
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