2.2 miles
619 ft
-21 ft
1,324 ft
High Point

Round 2 & 6: RuMAD (officially Bankhead Trail)
We will begin in the biker's parking lot at MSSP. We will ride down closed road as a group, first
stopping at the lower barricade at the hairpin. Once we get everyone around the barricade, we will
continue done Bankhead as group and turn Rt. into the dirt lot across from the LT parking lot. PLEASE EXERCISE EXTREME CAUTION AND TAKE YOUR TIME. THIS IS NOT PART OF THE RACE! SO TAKE IT SLOW!!

Elites, continue down Bankhead, take a right on Oak Park and proceed to the LT Oak Park Trail
Head. Elites will begin first at the Oak Park Trail Head -> Climb Oak Park Trail -> Lt. on Bankhead Trail -> finish at the end of Bankhead Trail.

Once the last elite rider has started, the timer will drive over and begin the regular categories. Reg.
cat's, climb all of Bankhead Trail finishing at the exit.

Cool down by climbing back up closed road to the sponsor midway!

Detailed Description
2017 SORBA Huntsville Elites TT# 2 & 6: RuMAD (officially Bankhead Trail) is a 2 mile intermediate race route located near Huntsville Alabama. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 4 trails. This route climbs 619 ft with a max elevation of 1,324 ft then descends -21 ft.
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Trails in Route

Oak Park5,079 ft
Bankhead Trail1 mile


More Stats for 2017 SORBA Huntsville Elites TT# 2 & 6: RuMAD (officially Bankhead Trail) mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    31 min 15 sec
  • Altitude change
    598 ft
  • Altitude min
    727 ft
  • Altitude start
    727 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,325 ft
  • Grade
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  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    722 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,020 ft
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

Bankhead Trail
May 16, 2024 @ 6:59am
May 16, 2024
Richard Swanstrom and Jason Hodges worked on improving drainage on sections of Bankhead trail on 15 May, 2024.
Oak Park
May 16, 2024 @ 6:03am
May 16, 2024
05/16 - region drying, some wet/muddy spots in the usual areas reporter
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