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Overmountain Victory Trail

Intermediate

Trail

5.4 mile 8.6 kilometer point to point
Singletrack
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 446' 136 m
Descent: -425' -130 m
High: 1,165' 355 m
Low: 1,044' 318 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 3% (2°)
Max Grade: 16% (9°)

Dogs

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Trail shared by Paul Stahlschmidt

Smooth, rolling singletrack with banked turns and berms that will make you smile.

Paul Stahlschmidt

Electric Mountain Bikes Unknown

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Description

The Overmountain Victory Trail: W. Kerr Scott Segment, or "OVT," is part of the Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail.

The OVT is commonly rideed from the trailhead at the W. Kerr Scott Visitors Assistance Center to its end at Bandits Roost Campground. The OVT is is an easy trail at Kerr Scott; the climbs and descents are short and mild and it weaves through the forest.

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Family Friendly, ADA Accessible, Need to Know, Dogs Allowed, Features, Electic Mountain Bikes Allowed

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Dec 22, 2019
Will O'Dowd
8.7mi — 1h 17m
Nov 29, 2019
Jacob Udell
Aug 20, 2019
Suzanne Helmick
hot, dry 6.1mi
Jun 2, 2019
Hiram Ramos
Ccw down Shiners 5.4mi
Mar 30, 2019
Darrin Purcell
Pretty gassed from lots of miles that day. Nice flow...climb/fall/repeat on consecutive ravine horseshoes 5.4mi — 1h 00m
Sep 29, 2018
Connor Woodruff
Jul 7, 2018
Mitch Tucker
Apr 12, 2018
Frédéric Côté

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  4.5 from 34 votes

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Photos

Traveling under the bridge and up through Horton's Hollar.
Apr 17, 2017 near Millers…, NC
Cruisin' on the OVT
May 25, 2013 near Millers…, NC
Fall Riding on the OVT. Photo by Richard Fink
May 21, 2013 near Moravia…, NC
One more berm!
Sep 7, 2015 near Millers…, NC

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