Length: 14 mi (22.5 km)
Surface: Fire Road
Configuration: Out & Back
Elevation: -
Total: 7 riders

Mountain Biking Calfpen Gap

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#336 of 546 mountain bike trails in North Carolina
#13,669 in the world

Just across from the Tsali Recreation Area; this ride follows the follows a US Forest Road southwest and climbs along a ridge. Trail configuration is out-and-back. Highlights include views of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and a great downhill. Total distance is 13.4 miles. Trail Directions: From start turn right on NC 28. Ride 0.3 and turn left onto FS Road 2630 (Galfpen gap road). At mile 2 road forks, take left fork. Road deadends at mile 6.7.

First added by searsandrewj on Jan 1, 2003. Last updated Apr 30, 2020. → add an update
Before you go
  • Drinking water: unknown
  • Lift service: unknown
  • Night riding: unknown
  • Pump track: unknown
  • Restrooms: unknown
  • Fat bike grooming: unknown
  • E-bikes allowed: unknown
  • Fee required: unknown
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Getting there
"Take US 19/74 until you hit NC 28. Take NC 28 north 3.6 miles and look for signs marking the Tsali Recreation Area. Park at the entrance to the Tsali Recreation area.
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