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Level: Beginner
Length: 16 mi (25.7 km)
Surface: Fire Road
Configuration: Loop
Elevation: +721/ -720 ft
Total: 26 riders

Mountain Biking South Mountain Loop

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#178 of 548 mountain bike trails in North Carolina
#4,088 in the world

Not technical at all, just long steep uphill and downhill sections. Bring plenty of water and food, plan on a day trip. Very exhausting loop. Bring a lock for bike if you feel like a short hike to the waterfall afterwards!

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
"From I-40 take 18 South, Follow the signs to South Mountain State Park. From I-85, take 321N to 27W, to 18N, then follow the signs to South Mountain State Park.
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