3,114 ft
Distance
608 ft
Climb
1,294 ft
High Point

Happy Step Details

  • Activities
    • Trail Running
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
  • Riding Area
    McMullen Cove
    Huntsville, Alabama
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T6 Difficult Alpine Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Local Popularity
    5 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Extremely steep climb from Two Mountain Trail to Watson Grande following the woodline on the north side of the power line cut.

More Stats for Happy Step trail running trail trail
  • Altitude change
    608 ft
  • Altitude min
    686 ft
  • Altitude start
    686 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,293 ft
  • Grade
    19.5%
  • Grade max
    3.1%
  • Grade min
    49.5%
  • Distance climb
    3,114 ft
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Status:
on Mar 4, 2021
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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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Happy Step Trail Reports

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      Mar 4, 2021 @ 6:12am
      Mar 4, 2021
      reporter open, some wet spots in the usual lower trails, please stay on trail, Thx!
      Mar 1, 2021 @ 8:28am
      Mar 1, 2021
      reporter more rain, closed, please don't ride wet trails 24-48hrs after last rain event or until re-opened
      Feb 26, 2021 @ 9:59am
      Feb 26, 2021
      reporter rain forecast all weekend, closed, please don't ride wet trails 24-48hrs after last rain event or until re-opened
      Feb 24, 2021 @ 11:23am
      Feb 24, 2021
      reporter open, some wet spots in the usual lower trails, please stay on trail
      Feb 22, 2021 @ 6:51am
      Feb 22, 2021
      reporter rain, after the snow and ice, closed until it dries out
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