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UWHARRIE NATIONAL FOREST

ABOUT
The park features 8 trails that will challenge any level of driver and vehicle. The trail system ranges from easy to difficult and features a wide variety of terrain. The majority of the trails are made of up red clay soil and is spattered with various outcroppings of exposed rocks and boulders. There are also a good number of hill climbs and enough mud sloshed about to keep you on your toes. Some of the highlights of the park are Dickey Bell (the longest and most widely varied trail at 3 miles total) and Daniel (which takes honors as the hardest trail with its intense switchbacks and steep hill climbs), and the mud holes near Art Lilley campground. The trail system offers something for everyone and every experience level. One thing to note, however, once it rains in the park...the trails can get nasty quick...and some of the easiest trails quickly become rather nasty. If it rains, please ask a staff member which trail group you should ride with, they'll be happy to help.

The official location for this event will be at the Uwharrie Offroad Training Center directly across from the Eldorado Outpost on Hwy 109.

FOR MORE INFO
If you are interested in finding out more about the Uwharrie National Forest and activities available in the surrounding area, visit the UNF Recreation Guide.

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UWHARRIE OHV TRAIL SYSTEM MAP

TRAIL DESCRIPTIONS

Daniel
Difficulty: Hard
Length: 2 Miles
Daniel is famous for it's 2 switch-backs. Running this trail from Rocky Mount Loop is easier because you will be going downhill through the switch-backs.

Dutch John
Difficulty: Hard
Length: 2 Miles
Dutch John features a wide variety of terrain including clay, slate, quartz, and sand stone. One of the more difficult sections is a very steep hill climb.

Rocky Mount
Difficulty: Hard
Length: 3 Miles
Terrain on this trail consists mostly of rolling clay hills.

Slab Pile
Difficulty: Moderate
Length: 1 Mile
Short but fun trail with many rocky sections. Also includes a small rock garden area with medium to large size boulders.

Dickey Bell
Difficulty: Moderate
Length: 3 Miles
This trail features a wide variety of obstacles and varying terrain. Some of the key points on the Dickey Bell trail are the hill climbs and rocky sections.

Falls Dam
Difficulty: Easy
Length: 2 Miles This trail is one of the easiest trails at Uwharrie. Features of this trail include rolling clay hills and beautiful scenery. Great trail for the beginner.

Saw Mill
Difficulty: Moderate
Length: 1.5 Miles Typical trail at Uwharrie. Characterized by sloping terrain laced with varying degress of scattered rocks.

Wolfs Den
Difficulty: Easy
Length: 1 Mile
Characterized mostly by rolling terrain with the occassional outcropping of rocks. A good beginner trail which is easily navigated in a stock Samurai.