Back Yard Trail (BYT)

 27 votes

8.2 Miles 13.1 Kilometers


Singletrack

694' 212 m

Ascent

-695' -212 m

Descent

685' 209 m

High

588' 179 m

Low

3%

Avg Grade (2°)

11%

Max Grade (6°)

All Clear

82 days agoUpdate

A unique, technical ride in the heart of Charlotte. Bring your A game.

Vinnie Connors

Overview

Trail closes for 24 hours after rain.

Description

Parking is in the Marion Diehl Park lot across Tyvola Rd. The trail starts in a cul-de-sac off of Farmbrook Dr.

The trail is now well marked and the entrance has a few trail options, but keep right at the entrance and at the first fork in the trail and you'll be headed in the right direction. One of the most unique trails you'll ever ride, BYT has a little of everything: tons of jumps, ledges, rock drops, insane skinnies, cannons, a concrete halfpipe, a few tough climbs to challenge your skills, and the infamous "Poo Tracks" a section that will test your balance and your ability to hold your breath...

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May 4, 2017
Tomas Marentes
Always a fun ride. It was pretty dry after two days since it rained. Just a couple spots that were a little muddy. 6mi
Apr 30, 2017
Josh Bailey
8.2mi
Apr 15, 2017
Christopher Petty
Mar 11, 2017
Martin Grem
7mi
Nov 18, 2016
Blair Alley
First time. Great system 6.7mi
Oct 18, 2016
Ed Carley
Trail in good shape after Matthew. Just one downed tree, manageable. 8.8mi
Oct 2, 2016
Barry Guilbeau
Oct 1, 2016
Ruby DayBranch
4mi

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  4.4 from 27 votes

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All Clear 82 days ago

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Best video overview of BYT trails: https://vimeo.com/127430706 Aug 10, 2017


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