3.3 miles
Distance
186 ft
Climb
-186 ft
Descent
00:18:52
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Al-Shu'ba Loop Trail
  • Modern Bicycles
    since 2018
    Sponsor

  • Ali AlHajji

    since 2017
    Sponsor

Al-Shu'ba Loop Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
  • Riding Area
  • Ref Number
    #1.3
  • AKA
    Kanzan
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (1 vote)
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Mixed
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat, CX, Gravel
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Season
    Spring
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump, Rock Face, Rock Garden
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #29876 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #91629 in Trail Running
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 100 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback
  • Year Opened
    2019
  • Land Manager

A loop at the center of Al-Shuba Mountain, made for XC racing during spring and surrounded by many other features. Kindly, head towards the television communication tower if you want to leave the trails into the paved road next to King Abdullah Adventure Park.

Access Info

The trail can be easily accessed during day and night though access road; Road 7240.

Disclaimer

Avoid trespassing near the TV Tower.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Al-Shu'ba Loop mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude min
    613 ft
  • Altitude max
    686 ft
  • Altitude start
    628 ft
  • Altitude end
    628 ft
  • Grade max
    -15.682%
  • Grade min
    15.029%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    3,818 ft
  • Avg time
    00:18:52
  • Avg reverse time
    00:30:31
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Status:
on Jul 29, 2020
Ideal
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Al-Shu'ba Loop Trail Reports

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      Jul 29, 2020 @ 1:01pm
      Jul 29, 2020
      reporter Mostly clear, few dusty buildups and concerning litter around singletracks and descents.
      Dec 1, 2019 @ 1:08pm
      Dec 1, 2019
      reporter Clear and with few dusty sections
      Sep 29, 2019 @ 8:29pm
      Sep 29, 2019
      reporter
      - Most arrows and red flags placed last summer to map the trail are no longer there. most of the trail is dry and clear. - Lots of loose sand...
      Aug 10, 2019 @ 1:04pm
      Aug 10, 2019
      reporter Dry and loose. adjust your tyre pressure accordingly.
      Jun 14, 2019 @ 12:00pm
      Jun 14, 2019
      Trail Work History Report Done by Darraj AlAhsa members and friends different communities. - 17 / 02 / 2018 First draft of mapping using GPS...
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      • 18 miles avg distance
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