1.4 miles
Distance
402 ft
Climb
-504 ft
Descent
00:15:56
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    WCU Trail System
    Cullowhee, North Carolina
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #14517 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #50425 in Trail Running
    • #54968 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 85 in Trail Running
    • 70 in Hiking

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Upper Long Branch Loop is a 1 mile popular blue singletrack trail located near Cullowhee North Carolina. This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions. On average it takes 15 minutes to complete this trail.

More Stats for Upper Long Branch Loop mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -101 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,438 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,613 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,547 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,445 ft
  • Grade
    -1.326%
  • Grade max
    -43.228%
  • Grade min
    47.054%
  • Distance climb
    3,476 ft
  • Distance down
    3,999 ft
  • Distance flat
    172 ft
  • Avg time
    00:15:56
  • Avg reverse time
    00:20:40
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on Sep 16, 2021
Wet
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
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      Upper Long... Trail Reports

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      Sep 16, 2021 @ 10:43am
      Sep 16, 2021
      Jul 19, 2021 @ 3:39am
      Jul 19, 2021
      Jul 13, 2021 @ 6:02am
      Jul 13, 2021
      Sep 5, 2020 @ 11:28am
      Sep 5, 2020
      Good trail. Kinda steep on the way up but great once you get there
      Aug 27, 2018 @ 3:14pm
      Aug 27, 2018
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 56 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 518 rides
      • Last: Jul 31, 2022

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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      Escottimilhizer (Jul 13, 2021 at 6:07)
      A well-maintained XC trail. Riding the branch loop clockwise is definitely more fun than the opposite.
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      • + 0
      Escottimilhizer (Jul 13, 2021 at 6:03)
      A great trail. Riding
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