30 miles
Distance
6,458 ft
Climb
-6,453 ft
Descent
1,230 ft
High Point

Long ride through Oak Mountain State Park. Route is designed to be mostly long climbs followed by long descents.

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Birmingham Urban Mountain Pedalers (bump.org)
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More Stats for Oak Mountain Maximum Downhills mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    5 ft
  • Altitude min
    542 ft
  • Altitude start
    546 ft
  • Altitude end
    551 ft
  • Grade
    0.003%
  • Grade max
    -59.357%
  • Grade min
    72.597%
  • Distance climb
    13 miles
  • Distance down
    14 miles
  • Distance flat
    3 miles
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Trail Conditions
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  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
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      Trail transparency
      First drop in years.
      First drop in years.
      trail: Lightning
      0:16 | 209 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Aug 29, 2017
      My first "big" huck in five years.
      oak mtn lightning trail
      oak mtn lightning trail
      trail: Lightning
      2:38 | 389 | comments: 9 | favs:
      Nov 1, 2012
      me & Chris rippin
      Oak Mountain
      Oak Mountain
      trail: Lightning
      1:14 | 130 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Sep 28, 2015
      White Lightning Run

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