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A complete tour of the four trails of the Riverwalk trail system.


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Map Key

13.2

Miles

21.3

KM

40%

Singletrack

612' 186 m

High

488' 149 m

Low

916' 279 m

Up

915' 279 m

Down

3%

Avg Grade (2°)

13%

Max Grade (8°)

Dogs Unknown

E-Bikes Unknown

Trail close for 24 hours after rain.

Overview

This ride consists of a full Riverwalk Blue Loop lap, a full Riverwalk Green Loop lap, then a modified green loop lap that encompasses the Green Loop Access Road downhill section, and concludes with a three mile cool-down on the Piedmont Medical Center Trail.

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Trail close for 24 hours after rain.

Description

This ride starts off Herrons Ferry Road near a kayak launch beside the Catawba river on the Piedmont Medical Center Trail. After a mile on the greenway, the ride turns right and continues with a lap of the Riverwalk Blue Loop followed by a lap of the Riverwalk Green Loop, and concludes with a modified green loop that includes the extremely fast downhill section of the Green Loop Access Road and a three mile cool-down on the way back to the parking lot on the Piedmont Medical Center Trail.

This trail has some challenging climbs and is extremely rooty, but the downhill sections are mostly off camber and there are very few berms to keep your speed, so flow is a bit lacking. 95% of the trail's singletrack resides on the Riverwalk Blue Loop. The trail is fairly new and needs much more traffic to break her in but definitely has potential with a little trail work.

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Shared By:

Vinnie Connors

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Photos

Bridge on a new section at the far end of the Riverwalk Blue Loop trail.
Dec 2, 2016 near Fort Mill, SC
Riverwalk Trail Map Kiosk
Aug 3, 2013 near Fort Mill, SC
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Current Trail Conditions

All Clear 56 days ago
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Check-Ins

Jun 23, 2021
Bri Lamb
Trail markings are hard to find. We ended up on the paved part the whole time :( 4mi — 1h 00m
Jun 10, 2018
Stormy Knight II
Sep 25, 2017
Chuck Thomas
Jan 25, 2017
Sean McKee
13.2mi
Jan 18, 2017
Sean McKee
13.2mi
Jan 15, 2017
Sean McKee
13.2mi
May 15, 2016
Atul Bhula
Apr 19, 2016
Jonathan Howden
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