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greenBlue Rifle Trail

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0.6 mile 1.0 kilometer point to point
92% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 200' 61 m
Descent: 0' 0 m
High: 2,736' 834 m
Low: 2,536' 773 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 6% (3°)
Max Grade: 10% (6°)

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Trail shared by Pete Kemppainen

A wide trail connecting Sky Valley Road to Hickory Mountain Road.

Pete Kemppainen

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DuPont State Recreational Forest is a very popular multiuse, bi-directional trail system, so be on the lookout for hikers, horses, and bikers. It is normally open in any weather although it can close in extended periods of freeze / thaw during the winter.

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Rifle Trail is a wide trail with a few small obstacles. When done from the trailhead off of Sky Valley Road, it is a steady climb from the road to the trail's junction with Hickory Mountain Road.

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