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North Carolina Pisgah Epic

>> South Mills River >> Cantrell Creek >> Squirrel Gap >> South Mills River >> Buckhorn Gap >> Black Mountain >> Avery Creek >> South Mills River Trail : For the second time in a week, I was dropped off on SH 280 at the beginning of TurkeyPen Road, I then cycled to the South Mills Trail head to start my Pisgah Epic. Started the ride at 9.am, and reached the South Mills Trail head about 20 min later. There were already numerous horse … [Read more...]

Tsali Left Loop and Right Loop North Carolina

The first time I started on the Tsali Loops was the “perfect storm” for a mountain biker’s nightmare, within 15 min. I got stung just above the knee by a hornet that got caught under my shorts, stung like hell, but I pushed on. I just passed the 6 mile marker, when on a slight downhill I got a bit carried away, and on a minor jump, I blew both my inner-tubes and had to walk 5 miles back to the trail head, I always carry 2 spare tubes on a trail, but 2 weeks ago i gave one away to a fellow … [Read more...]

Daniel Ridge Loop Pisgah North Carolina

Daniel Ridge Loop. I did this loop both clock and counter, but would recommend doing it clockwise, unless you really like mean rocky and bumpy descents, if this is the case then do it counter clock. Trail Stats & Information Nearby City: Brevard Length: 4.8 total miles Trail Type: Loop Skill Level: Aerobic level: Moderate. Technical difficulty: Very easy to difficult. Duration: 1 to 2 hours Trailhead Elev: 2,900 feet Top Elev: 3,300 feet Book Description The … [Read more...]

Black Mountain Trail Pisgah North Carolina

The notorious Black Mountain Trail in the Pisgah state Forest North Carolina. Ask any mountain biker what is the "must do trail " in NC and they will all say "Black Mountain" with a smile on their face, I didn't know if it is an evil smile, like wrapping up a Pork Chop and giving it to a vegetarian for a gift kinda smile, or a Oooh yeah that brings back fond memories kinda smile! So it was time to find out what all the fuss is about, and the only way to do that was to put the rubber to the … [Read more...]

Dupont State Forest 15 Trail Epic

Today I rode a large self put together loop consisting of 15 trails in the Dupont State Forest. The loop I did was, >> Corn Mill Shoals Trail >> Burnt Mountain Trail >> then back onto the Corn Mill Shoals Trail Up the Bridal Overlook, then back down the Bridal Overlook, then Bridal Veil Falls, onto Conservation Road, turn left onto Joanna Road, then onto Grassy Creek, turn onto Sandy Trail, then a diversion on the Wintergreen Trail to the waterfall, return back and take the … [Read more...]