1.7 miles
Distance
271 ft
Climb
-13 ft
Descent
00:17:42
Avg time
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Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • AKA
    RMAD
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, DJ
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Jump, Rock Face, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #4525 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #13547 in Trail Running
    • #23715 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 90 in Trail Running
    • 80 in Hiking
  • OSM Way

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Bankhead Trail (Aka RMAD) is a highly rated 2 mile popular blue singletrack trail located near Huntsville Alabama. This multi-use trail can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating with a 271 ft blue climb. On average it takes 17 minutes to complete this trail.

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More Stats for Bankhead Trail (Aka RMAD) bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    259 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,080 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,339 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,080 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,339 ft
  • Grade
    2.8%
  • Grade max
    -6.2%
  • Grade min
    21.2%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    741 ft
  • Distance flat
    2,054 ft
  • Avg time
    00:17:42
  • Avg reverse time
    00:13:54
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on Apr 18, 2022
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Avg: 4.85 (12 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Bankhead Trail... Trail Reports

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      Apr 18, 2022 @ 11:29am
      Apr 18, 2022
      reporter region open, variable drying, some wet spots in the usual lower areas, please stay on trails
      Apr 16, 2022 @ 6:12am
      Apr 16, 2022
      reporter rain, region closed, please don't ride wet trails, wait 24-48hrs after last rain event or until re-opened
      Apr 15, 2022 @ 12:00pm
      Apr 15, 2022
      reporter region open, more rain coming tonight, variable drying, some wet spots in the usual lower areas, please stay on trails
      Apr 14, 2022 @ 12:59pm
      Apr 14, 2022
      reporter rain, region closed, please don't ride wet trails, wait 24-48hrs after last rain event or until re-opened
      Apr 13, 2022 @ 10:14am
      Apr 13, 2022
      reporter region open, more rain coming tonight, variable drying, some wet spots in the usual lower areas, please stay on trails
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 26 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 369 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 3,492 rides
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      Photos

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      Jun 9, 2018 @ 1:10pm
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      Nov 5, 2013 @ 7:34pm
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      Nov 5, 2013 @ 7:33pm
      Nov 5, 2013
      365 |
      Nov 5, 2013 @ 7:32pm
      Nov 5, 2013

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      Zulufoxphoto (Oct 27, 2020 at 13:19)
       This trail has all the rocks
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