Level: Expert
Length: 59 mi (95 km)
Surface: Doubletrack
Configuration: Figure 8
Elevation: +3,652/3 ft
Total: 43 riders
 

Mountain Biking Off Road Assault On Mount Mitchell

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#78 of 534 mountain bike trails in North Carolina
#1646 in the world

This is the ORAMM (Off Road Assault on Mt. Mitchell) race course. The Course includes Kitsuma Ridge, Youngs Peak, Star Gap, Jarrett Creek Road, Curtis Creek Road, Blue Ridge Parkway and Heartbreak ridge (from the top - it omits the hike-a-bike from the parkway).

First added by bhc on Apr 28, 2020. Last updated Apr 28, 2020. → add an update
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The route starts in the center of town in Black Mountain, at the intersection of Rt 70 and HWY 1103. You can also start at the Old Fort Picnic Area (on route) just up HWY 1400.
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  • Aaron Chamberlain   ✓ supporter
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    ORAMM is a ridiculously hard route. Lots of road and gravel, but the majority of descents are on singletrack.

    The trails here are classic Pisgah: technical, steep, rugged, remote.

    Curtis Creek Road is the worst road in the history of roads. It just goes on for ever and ever.

    I would definitely race it again, but I would never go ride the loop "for fun." It's too brutal.

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