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600 mi 966 km of trail 48 Rides

Easy Trails 42 Trails Intermediate Trails 104 Trails Hard Trails 69 Trails

Rides in Pisgah National Forest - 48

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Favorite Flow riding with Singletrailer.
Difficult

Kitsuma/Point Lookout Loop

9.9 mi 15.9 km • Loop • 1,642 ft Ascent 500.59 m Ascent

(129) Black M…, NC
Favorite Enjoy great views from Little Hickory Top.
Difficult

Green's Lick / Ingles Field Gap Loop

13.6 mi 21.9 km • Loop • 1,647 ft Ascent 501.96 m Ascent

(85) Bent Creek, NC
Favorite The last section of lower black with Christopher Langley!
Difficult

Black Mountain Loop

12.2 mi 19.7 km • Loop • 2,244 ft Ascent 684.06 m Ascent

(57) Brevard, NC
Favorite Enjoy great views from Little Hickory Top.
Intermediate

Ingles Field Gap Loop

9.7 mi 15.7 km • Loop • 1,038 ft Ascent 316.33 m Ascent

(51) Bent Creek, NC
Favorite Overlook near the most difficult section of the trail.
Difficult

Bennett Gap Loop

6.6 mi 10.6 km • Loop • 1,299 ft Ascent 395.93 m Ascent

(27) Brevard, NC
Favorite Follow the signs for Spencer Gap when you reach this spot.
Difficult

Spencer Gap -Trace Ridge Loop

7.2 mi 11.5 km • Loop • 1,043 ft Ascent 317.95 m Ascent

(26) Avery C…, NC
Favorite Looking up at the "Wheel Breaker" DH
Intermediate

Pisgah Area SORBA Beginner's Loop

6.2 mi 9.9 km • Loop • 654 ft Ascent 199.26 m Ascent

(27) Bent Creek, NC
Favorite Haulin' down the rootiest root section of Daniel Ridge
Difficult

Daniel Ridge Loop

4.3 mi 7.0 km • Loop • 782 ft Ascent 238.31 m Ascent

(25) Brevard, NC

Trails in Pisgah National Forest - 166

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7.3 mi 11.7 km #1Black Mountain Trail (#127)
Difficult
Brevard, NC
Difficult
7.3 mi 11.7 km Brevard, NC 44 
2.2 mi 3.6 km #2Pilot Rock
Difficult
Mills River, NC
Difficult
2.2 mi 3.6 km Mills River, NC 28 
2.9 mi 4.7 km #3Bennett Gap
Difficult
Brevard, NC
Difficult
2.9 mi 4.7 km Brevard, NC 30 
4.6 mi 7.4 km #4Kitsuma Trail
Difficult
Black Mountain, NC
Difficult
4.6 mi 7.4 km Black Mountain, NC 28 
1.9 mi 3.1 km #5Green's Lick
Difficult
Bent Creek, NC
Difficult
1.9 mi 3.1 km Bent Creek, NC 30 
3.9 mi 6.3 km #6Heartbreak Ridge
Difficult
Black Mountain, NC
Difficult
3.9 mi 6.3 km Black Mountain, NC 23 
3.1 mi 5.1 km #7Farlow Gap Trail #106
Very Difficult
Brevard, NC
Very Difficult
3.1 mi 5.1 km Brevard, NC 21 
3.2 mi 5.1 km #8Avery Creek Trail #327
Difficult
Brevard, NC
Difficult
3.2 mi 5.1 km Brevard, NC 23 
3.1 mi 5.0 km #9Spencer Branch Trail #140
Difficult
Avery Creek, NC
Difficult
3.1 mi 5.0 km Avery Creek, NC 15 
6.2 mi 9.9 km #10Laurel Mountain
Difficult
Mills River, NC
Difficult
6.2 mi 9.9 km Mills River, NC 24 
7.6 mi 12.3 km #11Squirrel Gap Trail (#147)
Difficult
Etowah, NC
Difficult
7.6 mi 12.3 km Etowah, NC 13 
3.2 mi 5.1 km #12Sycamore Cove #143
Intermediate/Difficult
Brevard, NC
Intermediate/Difficult
3.2 mi 5.1 km Brevard, NC 19 
1.7 mi 2.7 km #13Ingles Field Gap
Intermediate/Difficult
Bent Creek, NC
Intermediate/Difficult
1.7 mi 2.7 km Bent Creek, NC 17 
18.0 mi 28.9 km #14Maple Sally Road - FSR 187
Easy/Intermediate
Gamewell, NC
Easy/Intermediate
18.0 mi 28.9 km Gamewell, NC
1.5 mi 2.5 km #15Staire Branch
Difficult
Black Mountain, NC
Difficult
1.5 mi 2.5 km Black Mountain, NC
1.4 mi 2.2 km #16Pinnacle Trail
Difficult
Brevard, NC
Difficult
1.4 mi 2.2 km Brevard, NC
1.3 mi 2.1 km #17Yellow Trail
Difficult
Gamewell, NC
Difficult
1.3 mi 2.1 km Gamewell, NC
1.2 mi 1.9 km #18Wolf Branch
Intermediate
Bent Creek, NC
Intermediate
1.2 mi 1.9 km Bent Creek, NC 14 
2.4 mi 3.9 km #19Upper Wilson Ridge ("21 Jumps")
Intermediate/Difficult
Foscoe, NC
Intermediate/Difficult
2.4 mi 3.9 km Foscoe, NC 10 
1.1 mi 1.8 km #20Perkins Trail
Difficult
Black Mountain, NC
Difficult
1.1 mi 1.8 km Black Mountain, NC

Photos of Pisgah National Forest - 188

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Jeff Lenosky Trail Boss: Farlow Gap
Nov 23, 2016 near Brevard, NC
Come along with me for a ride down the super fun Bennett Gap Trail.
Oct 4, 2017 near Brevard, NC
Flow riding with Singletrailer.
Oct 28, 2015 near Black M…, NC
Tim Koerber Ripper, photographer and follow cam filmer for this Trail Boss episode, showing me how it's done!
Nov 28, 2016 near Brevard, NC
The last section of lower black with Christopher Langley!
Feb 11, 2018 near Brevard, NC
Riding Star Pass and Heartbreak Ridge.
Nov 7, 2018 near Black M…, NC
Ingles Field Gap - Bent Creek Experimental Forest - Asheville, NC
Aug 23, 2017 near Bent Creek, NC
Haulin' down the rootiest root section of Daniel Ridge
Mar 15, 2019 near Brevard, NC