Bennett Gap

Brevard, North Carolina

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After a grunt of a climb you'll find a trail that snakes along the top of a knife-like ridge with cliff-top views of Looking Glass Rock and Clawhammer Mountain. Short sections are so technical it seems as if your wheels will barely hang on. The ride to the bottom is a hoot. Ride surface is 2.9 miles of single track and 3.6 miles of forest road. The highlights include a long climb, technical rocky sections, and views.

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"After a grunt of a climb you'll find a trail that snakes along the top of a knife-like ridge with cliff-top views of Looking Glass Rock and Clawhammer Mountain. Short sections are so technical it seems as if your wheels will barely hang on. The ride to the bottom is a hoot. Ride surface is 2.9 miles of single track and 3.6 miles of forest road. The highlights include a long climb, technical rocky sections, and views."

Activity Type: Mountain Biking
Nearby City: Brevard
Distance: 6.5
Elevation Gain: 1,134 feet
Trail Type: Loop/Lollipop
Technical Difficulty: Moderate
Duration: 1.75 hours - intermediate level
Season: Open October 15 to April 15
Trailhead Elevation: 2,360 feet
Top Elevation: 3,494 feet
Local Contacts: Pisgah National Forest
Driving Directions: Directions to Bennett Gap

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May 2018