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The Gauntlet

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 4.7 (23)

A super fun, super bumpy downhill.


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Map Key

2.1

Miles

3.4

KM

Singletrack

2,205' 672 m

High

1,183' 361 m

Low

26' 8 m

Up

1,024' 312 m

Down

10%

Avg Grade (5°)

21%

Max Grade (12°)

Dogs Unknown

E-Bikes Allowed

Description

This is a REALLY fun trail to go down! It can beat you up with all the rocks and roots, even on a full-suspension ride, but it's so worth it. Great views can be had if you take your time coming down.

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Shared By:

John Gulyas with improvements by Ian Bongard

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  4.7 from 23 votes

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  4.7 from 23 votes
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Photos

Riding OG and Gauntlet
Oct 24, 2017 near Hollins, VA
Southeastern Trail Riding @ Carvins Cove, riding the gauntlet.
Feb 11, 2018 near Hollins, VA
Christian Runyon in Creature from Carvins Cove Enduro 2019
Oct 31, 2019 near Hollins, VA
Lory Shiflett in the Creature from Carvins Cove Enduro 2019
Oct 31, 2019 near Hollins, VA
The Gauntlet
Feb 5, 2013 near Hollins, VA
Hi-Dee-Ho, Top
Feb 5, 2013 near Hollins, VA

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Oct 3, 2020
Chas Semon
Aug 8, 2020
Chas Semon
May 3, 2020
Chas Semon
Mar 28, 2020
Paul Wolfram
1.5mi
Sep 30, 2019
Chas Semon
Oct 7, 2018
Beck M
funnest trail I've ever ridden
Jul 17, 2018
Brian Geiman
Fun 2.2mi
Oct 14, 2017
Penelope Davenport