5 miles
Distance
708 ft
Climb
-697 ft
Descent
1,629 ft
High Point

Round 4 & 8: Grand Finale!
We will stage at the Pavilion across from the park store/office. Start line will be behind the park
office. Start on Fire Tower going south -> cross road -> continue on FT and take Right on South Plateau (USE CAUTION AND WATCH FOR HIKERS) -> South Plateau all the way to O'Shaughnessy Point -> Rt. On Mt. Mist -> Mt. Mist to Sinks -> Lt. on Sinks, climb -> Past biker's lot, Rt. On cabin Road -> Lt. on North Plateau (at end of cabin road) -> finish at the pavilion

Elites: Start is the same -> from Mt. Mist turn Right on Goat Trail (a.k.a. Buddy Connector) -> Goat all the way around to Sinks -> finish by climbing all the way to biker's parking lot.

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  • Primary Activity
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  • Difficulty rating
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  • Route Type
    Point to Point
  • Direction
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  • Physical rating
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More Stats for 2017 SORBA Huntsville Elites TT# 4 & 8: Grand Finale! mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    11 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,294 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,617 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,629 ft
  • Grade
    0.042%
  • Grade max
    -30.349%
  • Grade min
    28.448%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,995 ft
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      Goat Trail
      Jul 28, 2020 @ 4:45pm
      Jul 28, 2020
      Down tree that you can’t ride around
      Sinks
      Jul 16, 2020 @ 7:55am
      Jul 16, 2020
      drying out fast, open, some wet spots in lower areas reporter
      South Plateau Loop
      Jul 16, 2020 @ 7:55am
      Jul 16, 2020
      drying out fast, open, some wet spots in lower areas reporter
      North Plateau Loop
      Jul 16, 2020 @ 7:55am
      Jul 16, 2020
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      Mountain Mist
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      Jul 16, 2020
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