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Ride Dupont – Mountain Bike Day Trip
May 27, 2018
RIDE DUPONT STATE FOREST ON MAY 27
New this spring, Yellow Bike Tours is teaming up with Bicycle Sport to offer a day trip up to mountain bike Dupont State Forest. DuPont State Forest is largely recognized the best mountain biking destinations in the southeast. With over 100 miles of trails and known for the famous eastern slick rock riding, spread over 10,000 acres of forest, it’s no wonder so many mountain bikers ride Dupont. Its also famous for one the best flows trails in the entire east coast: Ridgeline Trail. This fast and flowing descent takes you through some best berms, log rides, and many fun dips and corners. Ride by and through flowing streams, creek crossing and even behind beautiful waterfalls. There is nothing quite like Dupont. Transport, food, support provided by Yellow Bike Tours and Bicycle Sport.
6:45 am – Meet at Bicycle Sport – 2916 Selwyn Ave, Charlotte, NC 28209
Load up Bikes/Coffee/Donuts/Supplies (Shop will be open for last minute needs)
7:15 – Depart
9:45 – Arrive at Dupont State Forest – Corn Mill Shoals Parking Lot
9:45-10:00 – Gear up
10:00-12:00 – Morning Ride
12:00-1:00 – Lunch on the Grill at the Trailhead (provided by Yellow Bike Tours) – or keep riding 🙂
1:00-3:45 – Ride + Afternoon Shuttles on Ridgeline Trail (vehicle will take you top the 3 mile downhill on Ridgeline Trail). One of the best downhill flow trails in the Southeast!
4:15-4:30 – Clean up/Load Up Bikes/Shuttle to Dinner
5:00-6:30 – Dinner at Local Restaurant/Brewery
6:30-8:30 PM – Transport to Bicycle Spot
$70 – Includes transportation up and back, light breakfast, tailgate lunch, snacks and mechanical support at the trailhead via Bicycle Sport. Demo bike rental available through Bicycle Sport. Dinner cost and alcohol not included