5.9 miles
Distance
430 ft
Climb
-505 ft
Descent
747 ft
High Point

Ride up camp Tranc Road, down Lightning, to pump track, to lake, to camp

Detailed Description
BSA 83 Ride, Down Lighting to BMX Track is a 6 mile moderately popular intermediate route located near Pelham Alabama. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 6 trails. This route climbs 430 ft with a max elevation of 747 ft then descends -505 ft.
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10 Reviews & Comments

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JDCMTB2007 (Aug 24, 2022 at 18:15)
Trail Lightning
Definitely the most fun trail at the state park. Super fast and flowy and littered with jumps.
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Xxdanaxx (Aug 11, 2022 at 6:54)
how is this trail a black Diamond?
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WillieJacobsz TRAILFORKS (Aug 11, 2022 at 9:38)
If you disagree with the rating, please submit your own rating on the trail page. It really helps the trail managers if enough people give their opinions. I f a number of people rate it the same as you do they will reconsider.
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JDCMTB2007 (Aug 14, 2022 at 20:17)
100 Percent agree. Although there is that one Black diamond gap jump on it.
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TreyChristensen (Sep 27, 2021 at 15:48)
Trail Lightning
Definitely a single black.
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Olemanmtb (Dec 13, 2019 at 18:12)
Trail Lightning
Wish there was a shuffle up as only had time for one run down. What a hoot it was????
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Bubblegumwuff (Oct 15, 2019 at 19:04)
Trail Lightning
A great mtb trail, probably my favorite in alabama
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manglermixer (Oct 13, 2018 at 5:00)
Trail Lightning
What they said, single black trail.
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marcvane (Aug 30, 2018 at 11:53)
Trail Lightning
Really fun single diamond...
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cdraper122 BUMP (Jul 30, 2018 at 18:10)
Trail Lightning
This is a single diamond trail
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More Stats for BSA 83 Ride, Down Lighting to BMX Track mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -74 ft
  • Altitude min
    507 ft
  • Altitude start
    594 ft
  • Altitude end
    518 ft
  • Grade
    -0.2%
  • Grade max
    -19.6%
  • Grade min
    30.9%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    5,082 ft
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