4 miles
Distance
389 ft
Climb
-363 ft
Descent
00:29:36
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Wild Turkey Trail

Wild Turkey Details

  • Riding Area
    Watershed Trails
    Greensboro, North Carolina
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Bridge, Jump, Skinny
  • Global Ranking
    #14825 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

This trail is the perfect backdrop for your next scenic hike or adventurous mountain bike ride. At just under five miles, this trail features a tight single track, moguls, sweeping burms, log pyramids, bridges of varying sizes, woop-dee-doos, some small climbs and a big rock jump. This trail connects with two other watershed trails, Owl's Roost and Reedy Fork, for more continuous rides. Put all three together, and you have a great long distance ride!

Disclaimer

Please do not ride closed or wet trails.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Wild Turkey bike trail
  • Altitude change
    26 ft
  • Altitude min
    743 ft
  • Altitude max
    837 ft
  • Altitude start
    748 ft
  • Altitude end
    774 ft
  • Grade
    0.133%
  • Grade max
    -21.327%
  • Grade min
    21.64%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,341 ft
  • Avg time
    00:29:36
  • Avg reverse time
    00:29:37
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Status:
on Jan 13, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4.3 (7 votes)

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

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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • 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 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
  • Other Other
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      Wild Turkey Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Jan 13, 2019 @ 10:38am
      Jan 13, 2019
      reporter Rain - Trail Closed
      Dec 30, 2018 @ 2:44pm
      Dec 30, 2018
      reporter Trails closed
      Dec 17, 2018 @ 2:07pm
      Dec 17, 2018
      reporter Rain - Trail Closed
      Dec 17, 2018 @ 2:01pm
      Dec 17, 2018
      reporter Rain - Trail Closed
      Dec 17, 2018 @ 1:59pm
      Dec 17, 2018
      reporter Rain - Trail Closed
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 144 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      All
      • 963 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      9 |
      Dec 2, 2018 @ 4:31pm
      Dec 2, 2018
      Wild Turkey, Greensboro
      0 |
      Dec 2, 2018 @ 4:29pm
      Dec 2, 2018
      Wild Turkey, Greensboro
      29 |
      Jun 19, 2017 @ 9:50pm
      Jun 19, 2017
      Wild Turkey, Greensboro
      138 |
      Nov 22, 2014 @ 11:57am
      Nov 22, 2014
      Wild Turkey, Greensboro

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag DirtRyder336 (Mar 6, 2017 at 12:17)
       Excellent trail for the Piedmont region. 2 decent climbs / down hills in the other direction. Plenty of fun flowy turn sections and a few optional technical features to keep things interesting. Might be Greensboro's best overall trail.
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