3.5 miles
Distance
356 ft
Climb
-318 ft
Descent
347 ft
High Point

Fun figure eight route that brings you past Outpost Alfa several times then spits you out at the trailhead.

Detailed Description
A51 Figure Eight is a 3 mile popular intermediate route located near Hernando Mississippi. This mountain bike primary route can be used one direction. This route includes 6 trails. This route climbs 356 ft with a max elevation of 347 ft then descends -318 ft.
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Trails in Route

Apollo3,140 ft
Gemini2,087 ft
Mercury2,690 ft
Spash Down1,060 ft

Details

  • Featured
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Ridelogs
    35
More Stats for A51 Figure Eight mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    1 hr 42 min
  • Altitude min
    247 ft
  • Altitude start
    247 ft
  • Altitude end
    285 ft
  • Grade
    0.2%
  • Grade max
    -18.2%
  • Grade min
    17.6%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    3,589 ft

Directions

  1. Bike west on Apollo.
  2. Continue for 90 meters.
  3. Bike west on Apollo.
  4. Continue for 100 meters.
  5. Bike south on Apollo.
  6. Continue for 70 meters.
  7. Bike southwest on Apollo.
  8. Continue for 200 meters.
  9. Bike west on Apollo.
  10. Continue for 100 meters.
  11. Bike northwest on Apollo.
  12. Continue for 60 meters.
  13. Bike north on Apollo.
  14. Continue for 100 meters.
  15. Bike east on Apollo.
  16. Continue for 200 meters.
  17. Bike southwest on Apollo.
  18. Continue for 200 meters.
  19. Bike west on Apollo.
  20. Continue for 200 meters.
  21. Bike northeast on Apollo.
  22. Continue for 300 meters.
  23. Bike southeast on Apollo.
  24. Continue for 900 meters.
  25. Bike northeast on Apollo.
  26. Continue for 900 meters.
  27. Bike southwest on Gemini.
  28. Continue for 40 meters.
  29. Bike north on Gemini.
  30. Continue for 60 meters.
  31. Bike northeast on Gemini.
  32. Continue for 100 meters.
  33. Bike northeast on Gemini.
  34. Continue for 300 meters.
  35. Bike northeast on Gemini.
  36. Continue for 100 meters.
  37. Bike north on Voyager.
  38. Continue for 100 meters.
  39. Bike north on Voyager.
  40. Continue for 300 meters.
  41. Bike northeast on Voyager.
  42. Continue for 100 meters.
  43. Bike southwest on Voyager.
  44. Continue for 100 meters.
  45. Bike southwest on Voyager.
  46. Continue for 100 meters.
  47. Bike west on Voyager.
  48. Continue for 30 meters.
  49. Bear left onto Mercury.
  50. Continue for 100 meters.
  51. Bike southeast on Mercury.
  52. Continue for 100 meters.
  53. Bike east on Mercury.
  54. Continue for 100 meters.
  55. Bike south on Mercury.
  56. Continue for 40 meters.
  57. Bike southeast on Mercury.
  58. Continue for 30 meters.
  59. Bike northeast on Gemini.
  60. Continue for less than 10 meters.
  61. Turn left onto Spash Down.
  62. Continue for 20 meters.
  63. Bike north on Mercury.
  64. Continue for less than 10 meters.
  65. Bike west on Mercury.
  66. Continue for 400 meters.
  67. Bear right onto Voyager.
  68. Continue for 800 meters.
  69. Bear right onto Spash Down.
  70. Continue for 300 meters.
  71. Bike north on Spash Down.
  72. Continue for 20 meters.
  73. Bike northeast on Spash Down.
  74. Continue for 20 meters.
  75. Bike northeast on Spash Down.
  76. Continue for 50 meters.
  77. Bike east on Spash Down.
  78. Continue for 50 meters.
  79. Bike southeast on Spash Down.
  80. Continue for 50 meters.
  81. Bike east on Spash Down.
  82. Continue for 60 meters.
  83. Bike northeast on Spash Down.
  84. Continue for 40 meters.
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Gemini at Area 51
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Apollo
Mar 12, 2024 @ 8:02am
Mar 12, 2024
Gemini
Mar 12, 2024 @ 8:02am
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Spash Down
Mar 12, 2024 @ 8:02am
Mar 12, 2024
Mercury
Jul 6, 2023 @ 5:02am
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