Popular PNF Trail Receiving Needed Reroute
Last updated 5/26/2021 at 12:18pm
Pisgah Area SORBA (Southern Off Road Biking Association) began work recently to reroute the popular middle section of Black Mountain Trail in Pisgah National Forest.
The trail is open to both hiking and mountain biking, but it has come to be known as one of the most popular mountain biking routes in the forest.
The new trail will replace the 2.2-mile section of middle Black from Turkey Pen Gap to the switchback above lower Black.
The reroute will add over a mile of trail to the existing length of Black Mountain Trail and is being built with modern trail design principles, which focus on sus...