1.1 miles
Distance
153 ft
Climb
-44 ft
Descent
00:14:53
Avg time
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Wilson Creek Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Douthat State Park
    Clifton Forge, Virginia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All Year
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #83813 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #75037 in Trail Running
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

Wilson Creek Trail is a 1.5 mile provides an alternative route to Douthat Road. It connects the entrance station area with the cabins and guest lodge and intersects Buck Hollow, Buck Lick and Ross Camp Trails. For most of its length it passes through wooded areas with moderate elevation changes along the way.
It is blazed with White

The trail is mostly contouring with a few ups and downs and provides a good warm-up to the big climbs on the Douthat State Park - IMBA Epic.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Wilson Creek Trail mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    110 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,400 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,541 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,400 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,509 ft
  • Grade
    1.8%
  • Grade max
    -7.2%
  • Grade min
    16.9%
  • Distance climb
    4,196 ft
  • Distance down
    1,102 ft
  • Distance flat
    666 ft
  • Avg time
    00:14:53
  • Avg reverse time
    00:11:19
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Status:
on Dec 29, 2020
Dry
Avg: 3 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
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  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
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  • Very Dry
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      Wilson Creek Trail Trail Reports

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      Dec 29, 2020 @ 7:45am
      Dec 29, 2020
      A bit a mud and slight freeze thaw but really good overall
      Apr 14, 2020 @ 8:41am
      Apr 14, 2020
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 9:30pm
      Oct 14, 2019
      Tree down
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 13 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 63 rides
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      Photos

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      Dec 29, 2020 @ 3:05pm
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      Jun 2, 2018 @ 6:06pm
      Jun 2, 2018

      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      mpowers (Oct 1, 2019 at 17:33)
       Came from the Ross Camp
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      • + 0
      mpowers (Oct 1, 2019 at 17:34)
       Came from the Ross Camp trail, three trees down, otherwise a fun way to ride is from Ross Camp via The Lodge trail.
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