Monticello Trail to Carters Mountain

Distance

2.86

miles

Hike

CLIMB
988 ft

Begins in:
Charlottesville, VA, United States
Created By:
kcsavage84 Best Time: 33:07
Description:
Get off the main Monticello trail and out into the woods! Park at the lower parking lot for the Monticello Trail and start running. Follow the main Monticello Trail until you see the signs saying "No Dogs Allowed" and "Pond this Way". Bear slight left and go under the board walk. Follow the trail to the left at the split and hop over the creek. Keep on this trail until you run into the orchard at the top of the hill. Bear right once you come out of the woods and follow the 4x4 trail around the edge of the woods until you see another trail head. Enter woods at trail head on right and go downhill. Turn sharp left at first trail that intersects. Stay on this trail until it intersects with main Monticello Trail. Once you hit the Monticello Trail, go left and back to your car
Starts From:
trailhead
Tags:
Creek Surroundings For Workout Gravel Surface Hilly Contour Long Climb Contour Medium Difficulty Mountains Surroundings Rolling Climb Contour Rough Terrain Rural Area Scenic Surroundings Smooth Terrain Steep Contour Trail Surface
Type:
Hike Run

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Climb Details

Rating Start/End Points Length Start/End Elevation Avg Grade
Cat 3 0.06 mi/0.95 mi 0.89 mi 481 ft/926 ft 9.5%
Cat 3 2.15 mi/3.41 mi 1.26 mi 457 ft/1,000 ft 8.1%