8.5 miles
Distance
302 ft
Climb
-300 ft
Descent
235 ft
High Point

NOTE: $2 Florida Park fee or Florida Park pass is required for this ride.

Most of this ride follows well groomed multi-use trail. Ride starts at the Higher Ground Bicycle Co.

A brief uphill warmup is rewarded with a lightning fast downhill. Two miles of mostly flat, doubletrack are followed by a brief climb and the halfway point. Blast down Silk trail to the park exit and powerline climb. End with a cool down cruise back to Higher Ground.

Detailed Description
Higher Ground Shop Ride is a 9 mile moderately popular easy route located near Tallahassee Florida. This mountain bike primary route can be used one direction and has a easy overall physical rating. This route includes 1 trails. This route climbs 302 ft with a max elevation of 235 ft then descends -300 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • Trail Running
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Route Type
    Out & Back
  • Bike type
    XC, Fat, CX, Gravel
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Easy
  • Ridelogs
    6
More Stats for Higher Ground Shop Ride mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    136 ft
  • Altitude start
    222 ft
  • Altitude end
    226 ft
  • Grade max
    -11.7%
  • Grade min
    12.1%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    3 miles
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Powerline
Dec 2, 2021 @ 9:25am
Dec 2, 2021
No issues. Conditions excellent. This is a dirt road under the powerline and it's fine. South end has adjacent construction-still passable.
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