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      Region Details
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      185
      Trails Mountain Bike
      154
      Trails E-Bike
      27
      Trails Hike
      161
      Trails Trail Running
      160
      Total Distance
      190 miles
      Total Descent
      22,910 ft
      Total Vertical
      971 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,282 ft
      Reports
      1,718
      Photos
      684
      Ridden Counter
      24,418

      Popular Central Alabama Mountain Biking Trails

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      Mr. Toads to Snake
      Oak Mountain State Park
      Foreplay
      Oak Mountain State Park
      Mr Toads Snake to Fore Play
      Oak Mountain State Park
      Jekyll
      Oak Mountain State Park
      Rattlesnake Ridge
      Oak Mountain State Park
      Johnsons Mountain
      Oak Mountain State Park
      Seven Bridges
      Oak Mountain State Park
      Lightning
      Oak Mountain State Park
      Quarry Road Trail
      Oak Mountain State Park
      Cat Dog Snake
      Oak Mountain State Park
      The Chimneys
      Oak Mountain State Park
      Lake Trail
      Oak Mountain State Park
      Garrett's Gulch
      Oak Mountain State Park
      Thunder
      Oak Mountain State Park
      Rattlesnake Connector
      Oak Mountain State Park

      Central Alabama Mountain Bike Routes

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      OMSP - Short West Loop
      Oak Mountain State Park
      13 miles
      Oak Mountain Full Red Loop
      Oak Mountain State Park
      19 miles
      Thunder and Lightning Loop (Short)
      Oak Mountain State Park
      8 miles
      North Lakes Trail Out and Back
      Oak Mountain State Park
      8 miles
      Cahaba Try 1
      Cahaba River Park
      15 miles
      Short Reverse Lake-Johnson-Hyde
      Birmingham
      11 miles
      Perfect Amount of Downhill
      Oak Mountain State Park
      7 miles
      Jekyll Loop (Short)
      Birmingham
      6 miles
      Tannehill Route JW
      Tannehill Ironworks
      5 miles
      Red Mountain Double Loop
      Red Rock Trails @ Red Mountain Park
      13 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 14 rides
      Yesterday
      • 10 rides
      Past Week
      • 129 rides

      Photos of Central Alabama Mountain Bike

      20 |
      Jan 5, 2023 @ 3:36pm
      Jan 5, 2023
      10 |
      Oct 17, 2022 @ 6:39am
      Oct 17, 2022
      trail: Lightning
      58 |
      Sep 4, 2022 @ 2:30pm
      Sep 4, 2022
      trail: Boulder Ridge
      73 |
      Sep 4, 2022 @ 2:28pm
      Sep 4, 2022
      324 |
      Jun 19, 2015 @ 8:07am
      Jun 19, 2015
      trail: Skyline
      588 |
      Jun 12, 2015 @ 9:53am
      Jun 12, 2015
      trail: Skyline
      387 |
      Apr 24, 2012 @ 2:34pm
      Apr 24, 2012
      trail: Skyline
      372 |
      Apr 24, 2012 @ 2:31pm
      Apr 24, 2012

      Videos of Central Alabama Mountain Bike

      StoryTeller Crash
      204 | Mar 7, 2022
      Tree hugging
      127 | Dec 5, 2021
      Storyteller POV
      205 | Nov 3, 2021
      Friday Fails
      0:09 | 364 | Oct 5, 2020
      Submission for Friday Fails
      0:07 | 656 | Jul 3, 2020
      A little show-n-tell and ride on my new...
      24:47 | 187 | Jun 22, 2020
      First drop in years.
      trail: Lightning
      0:16 | 1061 | Aug 29, 2017
      JCC Raw 1
      0:50 | 178 | Feb 4, 2017

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Lightning
      Oak Mountain State Park
      Jan 3, 2023 @ 1:40pm
      Jan 3, 2023
      IdealJDCMTB2007Trail getting redone, closed until...
      Mr. Toads to Snake
      Oak Mountain State Park
      Dec 29, 2022 @ 1:53pm
      Dec 29, 2022
      IdealCaseyyht1fF

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #2228473AlgarmonwishlistregionOak Mountain State Park
      Jan 28, 2023 @ 6:25am
      5 hours
      user #3266256ChadwickqkBmr4riddentrailTails and 20 more
      Jan 21, 2023 @ 6:43am
      Jan 21, 2023
      user #1309489WillieJacobszaddpoiGrace's Gap Overlook and 3 more
      Jan 19, 2023 @ 3:47pm
      Jan 19, 2023
      user #1309489WillieJacobszupdateregionRed Mountain Park
      Jan 19, 2023 @ 3:40pm
      Jan 19, 2023
      user #1309489WillieJacobszupdatepoiParking
      Jan 19, 2023 @ 3:39pm
      Jan 19, 2023

      Recent Comments

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      user #3289433beendippin69trailNorthern PinesRide reverse. Up and down in the first half....
      Jan 7, 2023 @ 5:13pm
      Jan 7, 2023
      user #3074863JDCMTB2007trailKanugaTrail starts at the peak not at the bottom as...
      Jan 1, 2023 @ 3:15pm
      Jan 1, 2023
      user #2399853Adamvl8IXUtrailBlack Ridge LoopTree down on this trail, hard to go around.
      Dec 4, 2022 @ 8:26am
      Dec 4, 2022
      user #2517445ScottPruittreportJekyllTree has been cleared.
      Nov 20, 2022 @ 11:29am
      Nov 20, 2022
      user #2517445ScottPruittreportSeven BridgesBridge has been repaired.
      Nov 20, 2022 @ 11:26am
      Nov 20, 2022

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike154153 miles18,091 ft62 miles961 ft
      6651,7163039,571
      E-Bike2723 miles2,900 ft9 miles653 ft
      9815391
      Hike161180 miles20,246 ft73 miles971 ft
      131,6001,074
      Trail Running160179 miles20,233 ft73 miles971 ft
      1,595873
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