11.1 miles
Distance
610 ft
Climb
-609 ft
Descent
806 ft
High Point

The Big Hollow route takes you from the Maple Springs parking lot, through the maple springs gravel connector, then onto the east side of the north loop. It then follows the connector to the south loop, then returns through the connector and the west side of the north loop. Take the maple springs connector back to the parking lot.

Detailed Description
Big Hollow is a 11 mile popular intermediate route located near Brownsville Kentucky. This mountain bike primary route can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 9 trails. This route climbs 610 ft with a max elevation of 806 ft then descends -609 ft.
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Trails in Route

Maple Springs1 mile
North Loop3 miles
Connector4,295 ft
South Loop3 miles
Connector4,295 ft
North Loop1 mile
Maple Springs1 mile

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bikepacking
    Yes
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    57
More Stats for Big Hollow mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    1 hr 28 min
  • Altitude min
    680 ft
  • Altitude start
    787 ft
  • Altitude end
    787 ft
  • Grade max
    -21.6%
  • Grade min
    25%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    3 miles
Avg: 5 (2 votes)

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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Maple Springs
May 10, 2024 @ 7:21pm
May 10, 2024
North Loop
May 10, 2024 @ 7:20pm
May 10, 2024
Downed trees
Connector
Jun 4, 2023 @ 1:44am
Jun 4, 2023
South Loop
Jun 4, 2023 @ 1:44am
Jun 4, 2023
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