27 miles
Distance
4,228 ft
Climb
-4,227 ft
Descent
1,317 ft
High Point

Longer ride through some of the best technical trails in Oak Mountain State Park

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Birmingham Urban Mountain Pedalers (bump.org)
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More Stats for Oak Mountain Tech Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    0 ft
  • Altitude min
    546 ft
  • Altitude start
    556 ft
  • Altitude end
    556 ft
  • Grade max
    -45.975%
  • Grade min
    43.422%
  • Distance climb
    12 miles
  • Distance down
    12 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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Trail Conditions
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
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  • State land
  • Indigenous
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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