1.3 miles
Distance
-313 ft
Descent
00:07:51
Avg time
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Turkey Knob Trail Details

  • 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, Fat
  • Direction
    Both Directions
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  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Season
    When Open
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #1268 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #11855 in Trail Running
    • #20044 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 65 in Trail Running
    • 35 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback
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Turkey Knob Trail is a highly rated 1 mile popular blue singletrack trail located near Cedar Mountain North Carolina. This multi-use trail can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating with a 0 ft blue climb. On average it takes 7 minutes to complete this trail.

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More Stats for Turkey Knob Trail multi-use trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -313 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,707 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,019 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,019 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,707 ft
  • Grade
    -4.5%
  • Grade max
    -22.1%
  • Grade min
    2.1%
  • Distance climb
    223 ft
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    705 ft
  • Avg time
    00:07:51
  • Avg reverse time
    00:17:43
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on Aug 4, 2022
Wet
Avg: 4.7 (10 votes)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
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  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
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      Turkey Knob Trail Trail Reports

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      Aug 4, 2022 @ 7:48am
      Aug 4, 2022
      Jul 9, 2022 @ 2:08pm
      Jul 9, 2022
      Occasional mud. A couple trees down.
      Jun 10, 2022 @ 2:24pm
      Jun 10, 2022
      A muddy spot here or there. Some overgrowth encroaching on trail in spots but the trail is very rideable.
      May 16, 2022 @ 11:37am
      May 16, 2022
      dry with some patches of mud
      May 16, 2022 @ 11:37am
      May 16, 2022
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 16 rides
      • 19 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 473 rides
      • 20 miles avg distance
      All
      • 3,458 rides
      • Last: Aug 17, 2022

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      Sep 24, 2021 @ 3:50am
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      May 22, 2020 @ 8:30pm
      May 22, 2020
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      May 22, 2020 @ 8:29pm
      May 22, 2020
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      May 22, 2020 @ 8:28pm
      May 22, 2020

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      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      yoimaninja (Sep 8, 2020 at 6:53)
      While everyone's favorite trail in DuPont is Ridgeline, dont sleep on Turkey Knob either! Turkey Knob into Grassy Creek offers another awesome descent.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      Cliffs (Nov 17, 2017 at 10:05)
      My favorite trail in Dupont. Full on enduro/XC
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      Elduder714 (May 28, 2017 at 19:57)
      The part after poplar is the money part
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      Turkey Knob 1/10/15
      3:03 | 477 | Jan 14, 2015 , Cedar Mountain
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