2 miles
Distance
581 ft
Climb
-955 ft
Descent
00:30:48
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Vineyard Gap Trail

Vineyard Gap Details

  • Riding Area
    Mills River
    Mills River, North Carolina
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #44694 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    15 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

This trail is great fun headed away from the parking area. However, if you plan to connect in with Riverside be prepared for 5 river crossings either way you go. This one might be better as an out and back or ridden during the dry months.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Vineyard Gap bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -374 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,271 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,975 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,657 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,282 ft
  • Grade max
    -35.728%
  • Grade min
    27.8%
  • Distance climb
    4,719 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Avg time
    00:30:48
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Status:
on Apr 2, 2018
Variable
Avg: 2.5 (2 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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  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • 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
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • 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
  • Other Other
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      Vineyard Gap Trail Reports

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      Apr 2, 2018 @ 5:59am
      Apr 2, 2018
      Not the clearest trail, some erosion. Pretty standard for Pisgah when you get off the main trails. Still pretty fun.
      Sep 4, 2017 @ 6:32am
      Sep 4, 2017
      A handful of midsize trees are down throughout the trail resulting in I need to dismount and pick your bike up to get over. Also the trail is the...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 1 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
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      • 22 rides
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      Sep 4, 2017 @ 6:33am
      Sep 4, 2017
      Vineyard Gap, My City
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      Vineyard Gap, My City
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      Sep 4, 2017 @ 6:33am
      Sep 4, 2017
      Vineyard Gap, My City

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