MTB Project Logo

Turnbuckle

Difficult
 4.1 (8)

Rocks, flow, exposure, views and a challenging climb make this a favorite.


Your Rating:      Clear Rating
Your Difficulty:
Your Favorites: Add to Favorites · Your List
Zoom in to see details
Map Key

1.1

Miles

1.7

KM

Singletrack

1,046' 319 m

High

888' 271 m

Low

219' 67 m

Up

135' 41 m

Down

6%

Avg Grade (4°)

14%

Max Grade (8°)

Dogs Unknown

E-Bikes Unknown

Description

Huge blocks of marble and views into the old quarry highlight this technical trail. This is a great example of using modern trail building techniques without dumbing down the trail.

Contacts

Shared By:

Randy Conner

Trail Ratings

  4.1 from 8 votes

#8235

Overall
  4.1 from 8 votes
5 Star
50%
4 Star
13%
3 Star
38%
2 Star
0%
1 Star
0%
Trail Rankings

#172

in Tennessee

#8,235

Overall
9 Views Last Month
1,265 Since Dec 24, 2012
Difficult

0%
0%
0%
0%
100%
0%

Photos

180* bridge on Turnbuckle
Dec 24, 2014 near Knoxville, TN
Hope the guy that strained that cable is ok.
Nov 29, 2018 near Knoxville, TN

Weather


Current Trail Conditions

Update Conditions
Minor Issues 8 days ago See History
Add Your Check-In

Check-Ins

May 19, 2018
Sam Speed
Jun 29, 2017
Tom Dailey
imeries turnbuckle victor ashe ca. 1 hour
Jun 29, 2017
Bill Spierdowis
rode up from bottom for first 2/3. then bailed to Imery. really rocky, not the best trail.
Mar 6, 2017
Manny Deleon