×
User
Today
 
  |   Rate it:

Tags:
Level: Intermediate
Length: 1.5 mi (2.4 km)
Surface: Singletrack
Configuration: Other
Elevation: +65/129 ft
Total: 8 riders
 

Mountain Biking Upper Wilson's Ridge aka 21 Jumps

****   Add a review
#162 of 532 mountain bike trails in North Carolina
#4726 in the world

This is predominately a descent with small, punchy rises. Fast, flowy berm turns, lots of little jumps, rocks, roots, some tight, techy tree sections and overall just a blast. Main section of trail comes out on Schoolhouse Ridge Rd. Continue left on Schoolhouse Ridge Rd. for about 100 feet and look for yellow blaze trail to the left to get back on Upper Wilson's Ridge trail for the final descent. Strap in and prepare for a jump fest as jump after jump rises to greet you and the trail gets ever steeper. Trail comes back to Schoolhouse Ridge Rd. at the intersection with Hwy. 90 (dirt road) just past the gate. Go right to access other trails or to go back to Mortimer, NC.

Before you go
  • No Drinking water 
  • No E-bikes permitted 
  • No Fat biking allowed in winter 
  • No Fee required 
  • No Lift service 
  • No Night riding allowed 
  • No Pump track 
  • No Restrooms 
Getting there
Accessed at the top of Edgemont Rd. Look for a dirt pull off with Forest Service gate (usually closed) and a field beyond. Trail starts to the right.
Have you ridden this trail? Help improve this information.
I rode it!   Add to another list


Upper Wilson's Ridge aka 21 Jumps Trail map

Add to or improve this map // Place this map on your website

Local Info

Trail checkins

shawnmoore1 (on Jun 5, 2020)
What's this?

Upcoming Events

None.
Add one

Trail conditions

Camping & Lodging

Coming soon!

Upper Wilson's Ridge aka 21 Jumps videos

Add a video
We don't have any videos of this trail yet. Add one here.

Mountain Bike Trails Near Mortimer, North Carolina

****
| 8 mi

Rider questions

Add a review

Rating
 
Difficulty
 
Review

Reviews

  • eddyz9
    ****

    I tried to cheat on the uphill by going up Schoolhouse Ridge Rd and using the Schoolhouse Connector to get to this trail, but the connector was no joke. So, a strenuous ride (or hike!) up, but a lovely view of Grandfather Mountain from the top and a moderately technical and very fun trip down over the humps that used to be jumps. Remote, but worth it!

    Reply | Thank | Edit