Tract Fork Trail For Mountain Biking
The 12th most popular mountain bike trail in Virginia.
Saturday 30 July 2016 01:48 GMT
Located 13 miles northeast of Wytheville in the Jefferson National Forest, the Tract Fork Trail is a wide singletrack along Tract Fork Creek. The yellow-blazed trail runs 4 mile one-way between trailheads at Tract Mountain and Walker Mountain. A nice side trail is the orange-blazed Polecat Trail which runs 1.5 miles to FS707 along the Peak Creek drainage basin.
To reach the mountain biking trailhead from Wytheville, follow SR603 north for four miles. At SR600, proceed east for 9 miles to the parking area at the top of Walker Mountain.
Overall, Tract Fork Trail is the 12th most popular mountain bike trail of all 27 mountain biking rides in Virginia. Several of the better mountain bike trails are nearby Tract Fork Trail including Channel / Crawfish Rock Trails, Seven Sisters Trail, Dragons Back Trail and Laurel Fork Trail.