3 miles
Distance
376 ft
Climb
-864 ft
Descent
00:20:31
Avg time
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Upper Wilson Ridge Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Wilson Creek
    Mortimer, North Carolina
  • AKA
    21 Jumps
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Jump, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #15181 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Also known as “21 Jumps,” there are a string of several jumps that begin to appear just after the top. This trail has been around a long time, and many of the mounds have worn down to humps instead of jumps, but they still offer a good roll and a nice opportunity for some air.

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More Stats for Upper Wilson Ridge bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -489 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,114 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,602 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,602 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,114 ft
  • Grade
    -3.278%
  • Grade max
    -34.237%
  • Grade min
    36.728%
  • Distance climb
    4,481 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    948 ft
  • Avg time
    00:20:31
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Status:
on Jun 14, 2019
Variable
Avg: 4.5 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
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  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
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  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
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      Upper Wilson Ridge Trail Reports

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      Jun 14, 2019 @ 7:11am
      Jun 14, 2019
      reporter Some trails have damage due to June weather event. Please add trail reports here on Trailforks
      May 24, 2019 @ 6:41pm
      May 24, 2019
      Oct 9, 2018 @ 3:56pm
      Oct 9, 2018
      Was fun, even in the wet.
      Jul 28, 2018 @ 6:39am
      Jul 28, 2018
      Summer growth has got a few face-slappers out there but nothing too bad.
      Feb 25, 2018 @ 9:06am
      Feb 25, 2018
      Trails are looking very nice and there was even some dust to be seen! Conditions are excellent right now, but the jumps could use some work to...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 9 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 116 rides
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      Feb 25, 2018 @ 9:06am
      Feb 25, 2018

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      21 jumps to Schoolhouse Shuttle
      5 miles
      Wilson Ridge Top to Bottom
      12 miles

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