10.7 miles
Distance
1,260 ft
Climb
-1,258 ft
Descent
760 ft
High Point

What goes up, must go down, and you'll be doing a lot of both This is a preferred route to experience the most flow at Black Creek.

Detailed Description
Black Creek Flow is a 17269 popular easy route located near Gadsden Alabama. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 11 trails. This route climbs 383.9 with a max elevation of 231.5 then descends -383.3.
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Northeast Alabama Bicycle Association (www.neaba.net)
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Trails in Route

Cascade2,982 ft
Drift Mine1 mile
Dog Hill1 mile
Rooster Ridge1 mile
Creek Path1,332 ft
Witches Brew2,037 ft
Pathkiller2,156 ft
Whatley2,995 ft
Jeep Hill4,449 ft
Leftwich1,949 ft

Details

  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Route Type
    Out & Back
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat, CX
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    3
More Stats for Black Creek Flow mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    536 ft
  • Altitude start
    722 ft
  • Altitude end
    725 ft
  • Grade max
    -34%
  • Grade min
    32.1%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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Trail Conditions
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Black Creek Trails - Jeep Hill
Black Creek Trails - Jeep Hill
trail: Jeep Hill
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Nov 8, 2019
Black Creek Trails - Drift Mine
Black Creek Trails - Drift Mine
trail: Drift Mine
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Nov 8, 2019

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

statustraildateconditiondescription
Drift Mine
May 22, 2022 @ 3:30pm
22 hours
Leftwich
May 22, 2022 @ 3:30pm
22 hours
Jeep Hill
May 22, 2022 @ 3:30pm
22 hours
Pathkiller
Mar 28, 2022 @ 1:34pm
Mar 28, 2022
Tree down
Creek Path
Dec 5, 2021 @ 1:05pm
Dec 5, 2021
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