5.5 miles
Distance
162 ft
Climb
-122 ft
Descent
00:28:06
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Black Creek Mountain Bike Park
    Birmingham, Alabama
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Green (1 vote)
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Rail Trail
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat, CX, Gravel
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    Year around
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #41783 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #47835 in Trail Running
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 80 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Easy, relaxing ride for any season.

Access Info

Park in Black Creek Park's parking lot.

Bike Park

More Stats for Black Creek Rails to Trails multi-use trail trail
  • Altitude change
    42 ft
  • Altitude min
    474 ft
  • Altitude max
    597 ft
  • Altitude start
    509 ft
  • Altitude end
    551 ft
  • Grade
    0.1%
  • Grade max
    -16.2%
  • Grade min
    5.5%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    5,016 ft
  • Avg time
    00:28:06
  • Avg reverse time
    00:32:51
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Status:
on Feb 22, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 4.5 (4 votes)
Your vote: 0

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Trail Conditions
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
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  • Variable
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  • Very Dry
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      Black Creek... Trail Reports

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      Feb 22, 2021 @ 2:25pm
      Feb 22, 2021
      Sep 1, 2020 @ 3:54pm
      Sep 1, 2020
      Jul 9, 2019 @ 1:00pm
      Jul 9, 2019
      One tree has fallen across the path about 2 miles in. You can easily ride under it though, as it straddles the entire path just above head height.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 21 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 43 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      All
      • 366 rides
      • Last: Aug 12, 2022

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      Jan 19, 2020 @ 3:34pm
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      Jan 19, 2020 @ 3:34pm
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